West Fraser Timber Co. Company Profile (TSE:WFT)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Rating(s), 5 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.71)
Consensus Price Target: C$53.67

Analysts' Ratings History for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/22/2016ScotiabankLower Price TargetOutperformC$60.00 -> C$57.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/22/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.Boost Price TargetC$49.00 -> C$56.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/17/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformC$54.00 -> C$40.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/26/2016Dundee SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/27/2016CIBCBoost Price TargetC$50.00 -> C$51.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/12/2016TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuyC$61.00 -> C$58.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/22/2016BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/24/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/21/2016        
7/21/2015Q2$0.69$0.13ViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/27/2014Q3$0.93$1.00ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/17/2014$1.05$0.77ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/28/2014$0.88$0.92ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/17/2013Q2 13$2.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.43$0.95$0.69
Q2 20162$0.78$0.84$0.81
Q3 20162$0.81$1.12$0.97
Q4 20162$0.74$1.12$0.93
Q1 20171$0.64$0.64$0.64
Q2 20171$1.14$1.14$1.14
Q3 20171$1.24$1.24$1.24
Q4 20171$0.90$0.90$0.90
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
3/17/2016QuarterlyC$0.070.6%3/17/20164/4/20164/4/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/17/2015QuarterlyC$0.070.55%12/17/20151/11/20161/11/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/24/2015QuarterlyC$0.070.54%9/24/201510/13/201510/13/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/25/2015QuarterlyC$0.070.41%6/25/20157/20/20157/20/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/19/2015QuarterlyC$0.060.45%3/18/20153/20/20154/2/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/9/2014quarterlyC$0.070.46%12/18/201412/22/20141/12/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/25/2014QuarterlyC$0.070.5%9/25/201410/14/201410/14/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/17/2014quarterlyC$0.076/26/20146/30/20147/21/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/13/2014quarterlyC$0.070.53%3/19/20143/21/20144/4/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/10/2013C$0.1312/19/201312/23/20131/13/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/10/2013quarterlyC$0.140.58%12/19/201312/23/20131/13/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/11/2013quarterlyC$0.149/30/201310/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/10/2013quarterlyC$0.146/24/20137/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/14/2013quarterlyC$0.143/22/20134/5/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/10/2012quarterlyC$0.1412/18/201212/28/2012Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
3/11/2016Keith Darren CarterInsiderBuy145C$46.70C$6,771.50Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/29/2016Henry Holman Ketcham IIIDirectorBuy10,000C$41.67C$416,700.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/25/2016Gerald MillerDirectorBuy1,000C$38.75C$38,750.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/16/2016Edward SeraphimDirectorBuy12,500C$42.50C$531,250.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/16/2016Rodger HutchinsonInsiderBuy1,000C$41.64C$41,640.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/17/2015Larry Sanford HughesInsiderBuy21,000C$46.68C$980,366.10Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/13/2015Larry Sanford HughesInsiderBuy1,400C$46.88C$65,632.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/10/2015Rodger HutchinsonInsiderBuy1,000C$46.60C$46,600.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/5/2015John Kendall KetchamDirectorBuy14,000C$35.45C$496,294.40Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/28/2015Raymond William FerrisInsiderBuy3,000C$50.00C$150,000.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/31/2014Gerald MillerDirectorSell1,000C$58.03C$58,025.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
DateHeadline
07/24/16 05:31 AMA report released earlier today by Raymond James about (TSE:WFT) West Fraser Timber Co raises the target price to $56 - Breaking Finance News
07/22/16 07:02 PMWest Fraser Timber reported 2Q earnings of $98 million
07/22/16 11:57 AMEdited Transcript of WFT.TO earnings conference call or presentation 22-Jul-16 3:30pm GMT -
07/21/16 04:01 PMWest Fraser Announces Second Quarter Results -
07/21/16 06:07 AMQ2 2016 West Fraser Timber Co Ltd Earnings Release - After Market Close -
07/19/16 07:26 PMEPS Preview for West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT) - Consumer Eagle
07/19/16 12:23 PMETF’s with exposure to West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. : July 19, 2016 -
07/19/16 08:11 AMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. : half-yearly earnings release
07/18/16 07:25 AMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WFT-CA : July 18, 2016 -
07/15/16 06:15 PMCanada stocks lower at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite down 0.22% - Investing.com
07/15/16 06:15 PMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. Stock Is Rising Now - Press Telegraph
07/13/16 07:34 PMHow Analysts Rated West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) Last Week? - Consumer Eagle
07/12/16 07:29 PMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT)'s Company Shares Decreased 18.39% After Low Volatility - Consumer Eagle
06/28/16 07:12 PMIs West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.'s Fuel For Real? The Stock Just Increased Again - Press Telegraph
06/27/16 07:00 PMWill West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. Short Squeeze Soon? - Press Telegraph
06/23/16 09:47 AMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. ("WFT") Notice of Second Quarter Results Conference Call - Marketwired (press release)
06/22/16 07:11 PMWest Fraser Timber : Notice of Second Quarter Results - Conference Call
06/22/16 04:39 PMNotice of Second Quarter Results - Conference Call - [at noodls] - Vancouver, B.C. - West Fraser will hold an analysts' conference call to discuss second quarter 2016 financial and operating results on Friday, July 22, 2016 at 8:30 a.m. Pacific Time/11:30 a.m. Eastern ...
06/22/16 04:00 PMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. ("WFT") Notice of Second Quarter Results Conference Call -
06/21/16 12:17 PMETF’s with exposure to West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. : June 21, 2016 -
06/18/16 05:40 AMCanada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.14% - Investing.com
06/17/16 06:57 PMCanada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.14%
06/17/16 06:57 PMAnalyst Review Alert- West Fraser Timber Co. Limited (TSE:WFT)
06/16/16 08:33 AMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. ("WFT") -- Dividend Notice - Marketwired (press release)
06/14/16 06:50 PMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. ("WFT") -- Dividend Notice - Benzinga
06/14/16 04:49 PMDividend Notice - [at noodls] - Vancouver, B.C. - The Board of Directors of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.07 per share on the Common shares and Class B Common shares in the capital of the Company, ...
06/14/16 04:16 PMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. ("WFT") -- Dividend Notice -
06/06/16 04:47 PMETF’s with exposure to West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. : June 6, 2016 -
06/03/16 10:21 AMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) announced the pricing of an upsized underwritten public offering - Inside Trade
05/31/16 10:46 AMStocks in Queue: West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.(TSE:WFT), American Axle & Manufact. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AXL) - NYSE Journal (press release) - Stocks in Queue: West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.(TSE:WFT), American Axle & Manufact. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AXL)NYSE Journal (press release)On Friday, Shares of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT), added 2.31% and closed at $44.75 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $43.53 and $45.35. Weatherford International plc (WFT) recently declared it has ...and more »
05/30/16 08:22 AMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WFT-CA : May 30, 2016 -
05/26/16 11:56 AMCanada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.72% - Investing.com - Canada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.72%Investing.comMeanwhile, Interfor Corp (TO:IFP) added 6.77% or 0.83 points to end at 13.09 and West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd . (TO:WFT) was up 5.70% or 2.32 points to 43.04 in late trade. The worst performers of the session were New Gold Inc . (TO:NGD), which fell 4.43 ...and more »
05/26/16 11:56 AMWere Analysts Bearish West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) This Week? - Wall Street Hints and News - Were Analysts Bearish West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) This Week?Wall Street Hints and NewsOut of 7 analysts covering West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT), 6 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 1 “Hold”. This means 86% are positive. West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. has been the topic of 11 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to ...
05/23/16 04:48 PMETF’s with exposure to West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. : May 23, 2016 -
05/21/16 12:04 PMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT)'s Company Shares Decreased 36.16% After Low Volatility - Wall Street Hints and News - West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT)'s Company Shares Decreased 36.16% After Low VolatilityWall Street Hints and NewsThe shares of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) decreased by 36.16% in the last 20 days and lost 12.03% in the past 5 trading sessions. West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) shares opened at $5.21 in the last session and had intraday high of $5.28 ...
05/14/16 06:23 AMEarnings in Focus: West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT), First Majestic Silver Corp (NYSE:AG) - News Oracle - Earnings in Focus: West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT), First Majestic Silver Corp (NYSE:AG)News OracleGiven our very aggressive cost actions and our unyielding focus on quality and reliability, we are confident in our ability to successfully navigate the current challenging industry conditions. Earnings Estimate of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT ...and more »
05/11/16 06:56 PMETF’s with exposure to West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. : May 11, 2016 -
05/10/16 06:26 AMCanadian forestry finding its footing despite market challenges - West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSX:WFT), B.C.’s largest forestry company by market cap, reported increased sales and earnings for 2016’s first quarter. The company reported sales of $1.08 billion, up from $1.01 billion, and earnings of $2 million ...
05/05/16 10:35 AMWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. :WFT-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers -
04/27/16 07:18 AMAre Analysts Bullish West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) After Last Week? - The Post - Are Analysts Bullish West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) After Last Week?The PostOut of 7 analysts covering West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT), 5 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 2 “Hold”. This means 71% are positive. West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. has been the topic of 11 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to ...
04/26/16 02:18 PMEdited Transcript of WFT.TO earnings conference call or presentation 26-Apr-16 3:30pm GMT -
04/26/16 06:58 AMTimber Investing: 'Green Before Green Was Cool' - ThinkAdvisor - ThinkAdvisorTimber Investing: 'Green Before Green Was Cool'ThinkAdvisorDonnell points out that “proxy” assets available to smaller or less patient investors include exchange-traded funds that focus on timber-related companies or timber real estate investment trusts, which are often included in some of those ETFs. These ...and more »
04/25/16 06:50 PMWest Fraser Announces First Quarter Results - [at noodls] - West Fraser Announces First Quarter Results
04/25/16 06:51 AMTimber: A Sustainable Investment That Should Not be Overlooked - ThinkAdvisor - ThinkAdvisorTimber: A Sustainable Investment That Should Not be OverlookedThinkAdvisorDonnell points out that “proxy” assets available to smaller or less patient investors include ETFs that focus on timber-related companies or timber REITs, which are often included in some of those ETFs. ... In addition, REITs have limited flexibility ...
04/25/16 06:07 AMQ1 2016 West Fraser Timber Co Ltd Earnings Release - After Market Close -
04/23/16 06:36 AMUS GDP Figures Due Out Next Week - Baystreet.ca - US GDP Figures Due Out Next WeekBaystreet.ca3M Co (NYSE: MMM) (Q1) EPS estimates of $1.92, compared to $1.85 in prior-year quarter. This week, 3M Drug Delivery Systems introduced the 3M™ Intelligent Control Inhaler, an intuitive, fully-integrated device that delivers accurate doses to patients, ...and more »
04/21/16 06:48 PMWest Fraser Announces Voting Results for the Election of Directors -
04/21/16 06:59 AMCanada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.32% - Investing.com - Canada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.32%Investing.comThe worst performers of the session were West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd . (TO:WFT), which fell 5.99% or 2.66 points to trade at 41.74 at the close. IAMGold Corporation (TO:IMG) declined 5.82% or 0.23 points to end at 3.72 and Torex Gold Resources Inc ...and more »
04/19/16 07:17 AMIs West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.'s Fuel For Real? The Stock Just Increased Again - Stock Caller - Is West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.'s Fuel For Real? The Stock Just Increased AgainStock CallerThe stock of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) is a huge mover today! The stock is up 1.56% or $0.7 after the news, hitting $45.5 per share. About 77,378 shares traded hands. West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) has declined 9.37% since September ...
04/15/16 10:15 AMWill West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. Short Squeeze Soon? - Stock Caller - Stock CallerWill West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. Short Squeeze Soon?Stock CallerThe stock of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) is a huge mover today! The stock is down 2.20% or $1.01 after the news, hitting $44.99 per share. About 159,118 shares traded hands. West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) has declined 9.22% since ...

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About West Fraser Timber Co.

West Fraser Timber Co. logoWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. is a Canada-based integrated wood products company producing lumber, wood chips, laminated veneer lumber (LVL), medium density fiberboard (MDF), plywood, pulp, energy and newsprint. The Company has operations in western Canada and the southern United States. The Company's operating segments are Lumber, Panels, and Pulp and Paper. Its Lumber segment includes the shipment and production of spruce/pine/fir (SPF) and southern yellow pine (SYP). The Panels segment includes its plywood operations, MDF operations and LVL operation. LVL is used in single-family homes. The Pulp and Paper segment includes the Company's northern-bleached softwood kraft (NBSK), bleached chemi-thermomechanical pulp (BCTMP) and newsprint businesses. It is also a sheathing plywood producer in Canada. It operates a wood preservation facility in Sundre, Alberta. It operates over two MDF plants, such as Ranger Board and WestPine, located in Western Canada.

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  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: WFT
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $43.81
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $39.37
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $43.11
  • P/E Ratio: 51.41
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $3.57B
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.62 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $N/A EPS
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West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT) Chart for Sunday, July, 24, 2016