Potlatch Corporation Company Profile (NASDAQ:PCH)

About Potlatch Corporation (NASDAQ:PCH)

Potlatch Corporation 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: Timber REITs
  • Sub-Industry: Specialized REITs
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:PCH
  • CUSIP: 73763010
  • Web: www.potlatchcorp.com
  • Market Cap: $1.9269 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 40,609,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $46.38
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $44.73
  • 52 Week Range: $34.22 - $48.85
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 70.56
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 22.39
  • P/E Growth: 4.50
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $620.88 million
  • Price / Sales: 3.12
  • Book Value: $3.92 per share
  • Price / Book: 12.17
  • Annual Dividend: $1.50
  • Dividend Yield: 3.2%
  • EBIDTA: $133.21 million
  • Net Margins: 4.46%
  • Return on Equity: 42.10%
  • Return on Assets: 6.95%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 3.51%
  • Current Ratio: 2.28%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.68%
  • Average Volume: 302,973 shs.
  • Beta: 1.41
  • Short Ratio: 5.19

Frequently Asked Questions for Potlatch Corporation (NASDAQ:PCH)

What is Potlatch Corporation's stock symbol?

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

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

Potlatch Corporation declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 3rd. Investors of record on Wednesday, June 7th will be given a dividend of $0.375 per share on Friday, June 30th. This represents a $1.50 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.14%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, June 5th. View Potlatch Corporation's Dividend History.

How were Potlatch Corporation's earnings last quarter?

Potlatch Corporation (NASDAQ:PCH) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 26th. The company reported $0.41 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.16. The company had revenue of $149.70 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $137.66 million. Potlatch Corporation had a return on equity of 42.10% and a net margin of 4.46%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 17.0% compared to the same quarter last year. View Potlatch Corporation's Earnings History.

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

8 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Potlatch Corporation's stock. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $47.00. On average, they anticipate Potlatch Corporation's share price to reach $43.25 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Potlatch Corporation.

What are analysts saying about Potlatch Corporation stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Potlatch Corporation 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. " (7/4/2017)
  • 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 Corporation's key competitors?

Who are Potlatch Corporation's key executives?

Potlatch Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Michael J. Covey, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • Eric J. Cremers, President, Chief Operating Officer, Director
  • Jerald W. Richards, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President
  • Stephanie A. Brady, Controller, Principal Accounting Officer
  • Lorrie D. Scott, Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary
  • William R. DeReu, Vice President - Real Estate and Lake States Resource
  • Thomas J. Temple, Vice President - Wood Products and Southern Resource
  • John S. Moody, Lead Independent Director
  • Linda M. Breard CPA, Independent Director
  • William L. Driscoll, Independent Director

Who owns Potlatch Corporation stock?

Potlatch Corporation's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.33%), Washington Trust Bank (0.24%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.12%), Manning & Napier Advisors LLC (0.10%), US Bancorp DE (0.05%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.05%). Company insiders that own Potlatch Corporation stock include Boh A Dickey, John S Moody, Larry Peiros and William R Dereu. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Potlatch Corporation.

Who sold Potlatch Corporation stock? Who is selling Potlatch Corporation stock?

Potlatch Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Manning & Napier Advisors LLC, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Meeder Asset Management Inc., West Coast Financial LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, US Bancorp DE and Washington Trust Bank. View Insider Buying and Selling for Potlatch Corporation.

Who bought Potlatch Corporation stock? Who is buying Potlatch Corporation stock?

Potlatch Corporation's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, Sit Investment Associates Inc., Capital One National Association, Aperio Group LLC, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Confluence Investment Management LLC, LS Investment Advisors LLC and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have bought Potlatch Corporation stock in the last two years include Boh A Dickey, John S Moody and Larry Peiros. View Insider Buying and Selling for Potlatch Corporation.

How do I buy Potlatch Corporation stock?

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

What is Potlatch Corporation's stock price today?

One share of Potlatch Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $47.70.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Potlatch Corporation (NASDAQ PCH)
Community Ranking:  1.5 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  61 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  144 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  205
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Potlatch Corporation and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Potlatch Corporation (NASDAQ:PCH) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 6 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.75)
Consensus Price Target: $43.25 (9.33% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Potlatch Corporation (NASDAQ:PCH)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/20/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$40.00LowView Rating Details
6/27/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformHighView Rating Details
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
11/22/2016Bank of America CorporationDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformN/AView Rating Details
11/16/2016Vertical GroupDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
10/17/2016Buckingham ResearchDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$42.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Potlatch Corporation (NASDAQ:PCH)
Earnings by Quarter for Potlatch Corporation (NASDAQ:PCH)
Earnings History by Quarter for Potlatch Corporation (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)


Earnings Estimates for Potlatch Corporation (NASDAQ:PCH)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.07 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.13 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Potlatch Corporation (NASDAQ:PCH)
Most Recent Dividend:6/30/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.50
Dividend Yield:3.14%
Payout Ratio:223.88% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
72.46% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
70.42% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Potlatch Corporation (NASDAQ:PCH)

Dividend History by Quarter for Potlatch Corporation (NASDAQ PCH)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Potlatch Corporation (NASDAQ:PCH)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.52%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 83.39%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Potlatch Corporation (NASDAQ:PCH)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Potlatch Corporation (NASDAQ:PCH)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Potlatch Corporation (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)


Headline Trends for Potlatch Corporation (NASDAQ:PCH)
Latest Headlines for Potlatch Corporation (NASDAQ:PCH)
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Corporation (PCH) Rating Reiterated by BMO Capital Markets
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 20 at 10:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Corporation (PCH) and Weyerhaeuser (WY) Head to Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 17 at 8:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Potlatch Corp. : July 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 15 at 7:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotlatch Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : PCH-US : July 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 7:49 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Comparison: Weyerhaeuser Company (WY) vs. Potlatch Corporation (NASDAQ:PCH)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 13 at 12:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Corporation (NASDAQ:PCH) Rating Lowered to Hold at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 8 at 5:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Corporation (PCH) and Weyerhaeuser Company (WY) Head to Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 7 at 2:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotlatch Schedules Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call for July 25th
finance.yahoo.com - July 7 at 8:00 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Corporation (NASDAQ:PCH) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $152.08 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 1 at 8:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Expect Potlatch Co. (PCH) Will Post Earnings of $0.31 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 29 at 4:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Corporation (PCH) Upgraded at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 28 at 5:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotlatch Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : PCH-US : June 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 3:50 PM
rttnews.com logoPotlatch Downgraded At Raymond James
www.rttnews.com - June 27 at 7:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Corporation (PCH) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 4:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRaymond James Financial, Inc. Lowers Potlatch Corporation (PCH) to Market Perform
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 12:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotlatch Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : PCH-US : June 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 12 at 6:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Co. (PCH) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 11 at 11:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotlatch Corp. : PCH-US: Dividend Analysis : June 06th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : June 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 7 at 7:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$152.08 Million in Sales Expected for Potlatch Co. (PCH) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 7 at 10:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Co. (PCH) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.31 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 5 at 2:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotlatch Co. (PCH) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 2 at 7:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotlatch Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : PCH-US : June 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 1 at 7:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotlatch Executives to Present at REITWeek Conference in New York
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 10:10 AM
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



Potlatch Corporation (PCH) Chart for Friday, July, 21, 2017

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