Potlatch Company Profile (NASDAQ:PCH)

About Potlatch (NASDAQ:PCH)

Potlatch logoPotlatch Corporation is a real estate investment trust (REIT), which is primarily engaged in activities associated with timberland management, including the sale of timber, management of timberlands, and purchase and sale of timberlands. The Company is also engaged in the manufacture and sale of wood products. It operates through three segments: Resource, Wood Products and Real Estate. Its primary objectives include using its timberland investments to generate income and maximizing the long-term value of its assets. Its Resource segment manages its timberlands. Its Wood Products segment manufactures and markets lumber, plywood and residual products at mills located in Arkansas, Idaho, Michigan and Minnesota. The activities of its Real Estate segment consist primarily of the sale of non-core timberlands in the categories of higher and better use (HBU), rural recreational real estate and non-strategic properties.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Construction
  • Industry: Lumber, Wood Production
  • Sub-Industry: Specialized REITs
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:PCH
  • CUSIP: 73763010
  • Web: www.potlatchcorp.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $1.82 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 40,547,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $45.81
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $43.35
  • 52 Week Range: $31.29 - $48.85
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 66.20
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.37
  • P/E Growth: 4.14
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $620.88 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.92
  • Book Value: $3.92 per share
  • Price / Book: 11.42
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.50
  • Dividend Yield: 3.4%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $133.21 million
  • Net Margins: 1.83%
  • Return on Equity: 29.63%
  • Return on Assets: 5.05%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 3.67%
  • Current Ratio: 2.70%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.83%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 329,539 shs.
  • Beta: 1.4
  • Short Ratio: 5.31
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Potlatch (NASDAQ:PCH)

What is Potlatch's stock symbol?

Potlatch trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PCH."

How often does Potlatch pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Potlatch?

Potlatch declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 3rd. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, June 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.375 per share on Friday, June 30th. This represents a $1.50 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.35%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, June 5th. View Potlatch's Dividend History.

How were Potlatch's earnings last quarter?

Potlatch Co. (NASDAQ:PCH) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 26th. The company reported $0.41 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.16. The company earned $149.70 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $137.66 million. Potlatch had a net margin of 1.83% and a return on equity of 29.63%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 17.0% on a year-over-year basis. View Potlatch's Earnings History.

Where is Potlatch's stock going? Where will Potlatch's stock price be in 2017?

7 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Potlatch's shares. Their predictions range from $40.00 to $47.00. On average, they anticipate Potlatch's share price to reach $43.25 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Potlatch.

What are analysts saying about Potlatch stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Potlatch stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Potlatch Corp. is an integrated forest products company with substantial timber resources. It is engaged principally in the growing and harvesting of timber and the manufacture and sale of wood products, printing papers and pulp and paper products. Its timberlands and all of its manufacturing facilities are located within the continental United States. " (5/2/2017)
  • 2. BMO Capital Markets analysts commented, "Boosting price target to $40. Maintaining Market Perform rating. The increase is driven by a higher mid-cycle EBITDA estimate in Wood Products, as well as a lower discount to NAV (current = 5%, prior = 10%). Separately, Deltic's largest shareholder'Southeastern Asset Management'filed a Form 13D last week and noted it has been approached by multiple parties interested in merging with or acquiring Deltic Timber. In our view, PCH appears to be the most likely candidate for Deltic Timber among the timber REITs." (2/27/2017)

Who are some of Potlatch's key competitors?

Who owns Potlatch stock?

Potlatch's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.68%), FMR LLC (9.05%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.41%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.75%), State Street Corp (3.14%) and Wellington Management Group LLP (3.02%). Company insiders that own Potlatch stock include Boh A Dickey, John S Moody, Larry Peiros and William R Dereu. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Potlatch.

Who sold Potlatch stock? Who is selling Potlatch stock?

Potlatch's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Growth Management LP, Crestwood Advisors Group LLC, Baird Financial Group Inc., Heartland Advisors Inc., Otter Creek Advisors LLC, FMR LLC, Manning & Napier Advisors LLC and Bank of America Corp DE. View Insider Buying and Selling for Potlatch.

Who bought Potlatch stock? Who is buying Potlatch stock?

Potlatch's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., 1060 Capital LLC, Wellington Management Group LLP, Vanguard Group Inc., American Century Companies Inc., Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC., Rafferty Asset Management LLC and Deprince Race & Zollo Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Potlatch stock in the last two years include Boh A Dickey, John S Moody and Larry Peiros. View Insider Buying and Selling for Potlatch.

How do I buy Potlatch stock?

Shares of Potlatch can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Potlatch stock cost?

One share of Potlatch stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.75.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Potlatch (NASDAQ:PCH) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 5 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.71)
Consensus Price Target: $43.25 (3.35% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Potlatch (NASDAQ:PCH)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/4/2017Vertical ResearchUpgradeSell -> HoldLowView Rating Details
4/19/2017Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector Perform$45.00 -> $47.00MediumView Rating Details
4/11/2017DA DavidsonDowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$40.00 -> $44.00MediumView Rating Details
2/27/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket Perform$36.00 -> $40.00N/AView Rating Details
11/22/2016Bank of America CorpDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformN/AView Rating Details
11/16/2016Vertical GroupDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
10/17/2016Buckingham ResearchDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$42.00N/AView Rating Details
1/29/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Lower Price TargetOutperform$42.00 -> $37.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Potlatch (NASDAQ:PCH)
Earnings by Quarter for Potlatch (NASDAQ:PCH)
Earnings History by Quarter for Potlatch (NASDAQ:PCH)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/26/2017Q1 2017$0.25$0.41$137.66 million$149.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2017Q416$0.31$0.35$147.43 million$155.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/21/2016Q316$0.65$0.68$180.07 million$174.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/26/2016Q216$0.06$0.13$128.70 million$141.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/26/2016Q415$0.06$0.09$146.10 million$138.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q315$0.52$0.53$180.93 million$174.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2015Q215$0.02$0.02$133.81 million$128.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2015Q115$0.19$0.14$135.10 million$134.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2015Q414$0.40$0.45$151.90 million$146.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/20/2014Q314$0.83$0.81$186.00 million$177.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2014Q214$0.42$0.40$139.93 million$143.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/22/2014Q114$0.44$0.50$146.20 million$139.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2014Q413$0.35$0.34$140.68 million$140.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/22/2013Q313$0.62$0.54$161.65 million$157.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q213$0.30$0.47$135.95 million$133.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/23/2013Q113$0.23$0.38$132.15 million$139.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2013Q412$0.31$0.34$134.51 million$143.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/22/2012$0.40$0.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2012$0.10$0.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/23/2012$0.07$0.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2012$0.15($0.04)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2011$0.55$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2011$0.22$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2011$0.29$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/8/2011$0.33$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Potlatch (NASDAQ:PCH)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.10 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.31 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Potlatch (NASDAQ:PCH)
Next Dividend:6/30/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.50
Dividend Yield:3.35%
Payout Ratio:576.95% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
71.43% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
64.94% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Potlatch (NASDAQ:PCH)

Dividend History by Quarter for Potlatch (NASDAQ:PCH)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/3/2017quarterly$0.383.36%6/5/20176/7/20176/30/2017
2/17/2017quarterly$0.383.36%3/3/20173/7/20173/31/2017
12/2/2016quarterly$0.3812/9/201612/13/201612/30/2016
9/9/2016quarterly$0.389/16/20169/20/20169/30/2016
5/4/2016quarterly$0.384.37%6/6/20166/8/20166/30/2016
2/12/2016quarterly$0.385.65%3/2/20163/4/20163/31/2016
12/4/2015quarterly$0.384.66%12/14/201512/16/201512/31/2015
9/3/2015quarterly$0.384.65%9/14/20159/16/20159/30/2015
5/12/2015quarterly$0.384.28%6/4/20156/8/20156/29/2015
2/13/2015quarterly$0.383/4/20153/6/20153/31/2015
12/8/2014quarterly$0.383.62%12/12/201412/16/201412/31/2014
9/5/2014quarterly$0.353.27%9/12/20149/16/20149/30/2014
5/8/2014quarterly$0.353.61%6/4/20146/6/20146/27/2014
2/14/2014quarterly$0.353.5%3/5/20143/7/20143/28/2014
12/6/2013quarterly$0.353.47%12/13/201312/17/201312/31/2013
9/6/2013quarterly$0.313.19%9/13/20139/17/20139/30/2013
5/9/2013quarterly$0.312.51%6/5/20136/7/20136/27/2013
2/15/2013quarterly$0.312.73%3/6/20133/8/20133/26/2013
12/9/2012quarterly$0.313.18%12/13/201212/17/201212/28/2012
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Potlatch (NASDAQ:PCH)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.46%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 84.91%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Potlatch (NASDAQ:PCH)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Potlatch (NASDAQ:PCH)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Potlatch (NASDAQ:PCH)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/7/2016William R. DereuVPSell6,216$41.96$260,823.36View SEC Filing  
12/5/2016William R. DereuVPSell4,216$41.55$175,174.80View SEC Filing  
2/2/2016Larry PeirosDirectorBuy5,000$28.00$140,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/1/2016Boh A DickeyDirectorBuy5,000$28.68$143,400.00View SEC Filing  
7/31/2015John S MoodyDirectorBuy10,000$35.04$350,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/7/2014Jerald RichardsCFOBuy3,420$38.26$130,849.20View SEC Filing  
2/26/2013Thomas J TempleVPSell5,253$43.92$230,711.76View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Potlatch (NASDAQ:PCH)
Latest Headlines for Potlatch (NASDAQ:PCH)
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finance.yahoo.com logoShould Potlatch Corp. (PCH) Be On Your Radar Now?
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 11:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoZacks Investment Ideas feature highlights: Boise Cascade, Potlatch, Trex, Universal Forest Products and Weyerhaeuser
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 11:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWood Stocks Are Burning Up The Charts
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 7:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo5 Top Dividend Stocks in the Forestry Industry
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 6:51 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy You Shouldn't Bet Against Potlatch (PCH) Stock
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 7:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Co. (PCH) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $152.08 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 9:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Co. (PCH) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.32 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 12:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Co. (PCH) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 11:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Co. (PCH) Upgraded at Vertical Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 9:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Co. (PCH) Declares $0.38 Quarterly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 8:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable Media Coverage Likely to Impact Potlatch (PCH) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 11:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotlatch Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : PCH-US : May 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 11:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch (PCH) Earning Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 1:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Co. (PCH) Announces Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 12:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Co. (PCH) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.16 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 11:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of PCH earnings conference call or presentation 27-Apr-17 4:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 12:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: Potlatch Corporation to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 7:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Co. (PCH) Issues Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.16 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 7:06 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotlatch Corporation Reports First Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 10:25 AM
seekingalpha.com logoPotlatch beats by $0.20, beats on revenue
seekingalpha.com - April 27 at 5:56 AM
marketbeat.com logoPotlatch beats 1Q profit forecasts
marketbeat.com - April 26 at 7:55 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNegative Media Coverage Very Likely to Impact Potlatch (PCH) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 11:08 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLumber, Homebuilder Stocks Slip Following Canada Tariff Announcement
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 6:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch (PCH) Earning Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Study Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 9:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Co. (PCH) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 6:33 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Negative Press Coverage Very Likely to Affect Potlatch (PCH) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 12:19 PM
seekingalpha.com logoRayonier's Share Price Might Get Cut Down
seekingalpha.com - April 19 at 7:09 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Co. (PCH) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.24 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 7:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Co. (PCH) Cut to "Sector Perform" at Royal Bank of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 7:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch (PCH) Earns Media Sentiment Score of 0.03
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 9:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Co. (PCH) Downgraded by Vertical Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 11:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Co. (PCH) Downgraded to "Underperform" at DA Davidson
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 7:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Co. (PCH) Lowered to Hold at Vertical Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 12:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Co. (PCH) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 12:13 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoPotlatch Schedules First Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call for April 27th
feeds.benzinga.com - April 4 at 2:31 PM
moodys.com logoMoody's: Global paper and forest products industry outlook to remain stable on steady operating income growth
www.moodys.com - March 23 at 7:37 PM
nasdaq.com logoPotlatch Corporation (PCH) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled...
www.nasdaq.com - March 3 at 12:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPOTLATCH CORP Financials
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 7:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotlatch Executives to Present at the Raymond James & Associates’ 38th Annual Institutional Investors Conference in Orlando
finance.yahoo.com - February 21 at 5:45 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoPotlatch Executives to Present at the Raymond James & Associates' 38th Annual Institutional Investors Conference in Orlando
feeds.benzinga.com - February 21 at 9:37 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoPOTLATCH CORP Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - February 17 at 4:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoZacks Investment Ideas feature highlights: BHP Billiton, VALE, ArcelorMittal, Nucor and Potlatch
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 8:08 AM
seekingalpha.com logoPotlatch Corporation's (PCH) CEO Michael Covey on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - February 1 at 8:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of PCH earnings conference call or presentation 31-Jan-17 5:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - February 1 at 1:14 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoPotlatch Corporation Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 31 at 8:13 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo6:50 am Potlatch beats by $0.05, beats on revs
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 31 at 8:13 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Potlatch Corp Earnings Release - Before Market Open
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 31 at 8:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotlatch Announces Tax Treatment for 2016 Dividend Distributions
finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 7:46 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoPOTLATCH CORP Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
biz.yahoo.com - October 25 at 6:44 PM
seekingalpha.com logoPotlatch Corporation's (PCH) CEO Michael Covey on Q3 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - October 22 at 10:43 AM

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