NYSE:RFP - Resolute Forest Products Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$8.13 +0.09 (+1.12 %)
(As of 03/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$8.04
Today's Range$7.91 - $8.20
52-Week Range$7.27 - $15.75
Volume198,300 shs
Average Volume413,972 shs
Market Capitalization$741.53 million
P/E Ratio4.06
Dividend YieldN/A
Resolute Forest Products Inc. operates in the forest products industry in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and internationally. The company operates in five segments: Market Pulp, Tissue, Wood Products, Newsprint, and Specialty Papers. The Market Pulp segment offers market, recycled bleached Kraft, and bleached hardwood Kraft pulp used to make a range of consumer products, including tissue, packaging, specialty paper products, diapers, and other absorbent products. The Tissue segment provides tissue products, such as recycled and virgin paper products for the away-from-home and at-home markets; and sells roll products. The Wood Products segment produces construction-grade and spruce-pine-fir lumber products, bed frame components, finger joints, and furring strips, as well as I-joists. The Newsprint segment offers newsprint and sells to newspaper publishers worldwide, as well as to commercial printers in North America for a range of uses comprising inserts and flyers. The Specialty Papers segment offers various specialty papers, including uncoated mechanical papers, such as supercalendered and white papers, as well as coated mechanical papers and uncoated freesheet papers. Its specialty papers are used in books, retail inserts, direct mail, coupons, magazines, catalogs, bags, and other commercial printing applications. This segment sells specialty papers to commercial printers, direct mailers, publishers, catalogers, and retailers. The company also produces electricity at seven cogeneration facilities and seven hydroelectric dams. Resolute Forest Products Inc. is headquartered in Montréal, Canada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Paper mills
Sub-IndustryPaper Products
SectorBasic Materials



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.76 billion
Cash Flow$4.4426 per share
Book Value$16.91 per share


Net Income$235 million


Market Cap$741.53 million
Next Earnings Date5/2/2019 (Estimated)

Resolute Forest Products (NYSE:RFP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Resolute Forest Products' stock symbol?

Resolute Forest Products trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "RFP."

How often does Resolute Forest Products pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Resolute Forest Products?

Resolute Forest Products declared a dividend on Thursday, November 1st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 6th will be paid a dividend of $1.50 per share on Thursday, December 20th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 5th. View Resolute Forest Products' Dividend History.

How were Resolute Forest Products' earnings last quarter?

Resolute Forest Products (NYSE:RFP) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, January, 31st. The basic materials company reported $0.04 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.52 by $0.48. The basic materials company had revenue of $932 million for the quarter. Resolute Forest Products had a return on equity of 11.00% and a net margin of 6.26%. View Resolute Forest Products' Earnings History.

When is Resolute Forest Products' next earnings date?

Resolute Forest Products is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Resolute Forest Products.

What price target have analysts set for RFP?

5 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Resolute Forest Products' stock. Their predictions range from $9.50 to $14.00. On average, they anticipate Resolute Forest Products' stock price to reach $11.8750 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 46.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Resolute Forest Products.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Resolute Forest Products?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Resolute Forest Products in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Resolute Forest Products.

Has Resolute Forest Products been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about RFP stock have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Resolute Forest Products earned a daily sentiment score of 1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the basic materials company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.

Are investors shorting Resolute Forest Products?

Resolute Forest Products saw a decrease in short interest during the month of February. As of February 28th, there was short interest totalling 917,137 shares, a decrease of 31.8% from the February 15th total of 1,344,173 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 315,302 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.9 days. Approximately 1.0% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Resolute Forest Products' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Resolute Forest Products' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Resolute Forest Products own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Resolute Forest Products investors own include Square (SQ), San Juan Basin Royalty Trust (SJT), United Parcel Service (UPS), StealthGas (GASS), Zebra Technologies (ZBRA), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), Intel (INTC), Skyworks Solutions (SWKS), Weatherford International (WFT) and Hi-Crush Partners (HCLP).

Who are Resolute Forest Products' key executives?

Resolute Forest Products' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Yves Laflamme, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 62)
  • Mr. Jacques P. Vachon, Sr. VP of Corp. Affairs & Chief Legal Officer (Age 59)
  • Mr. Richard Joseph Tremblay, Sr. VP of Pulp & Paper Operations (Age 55)
  • Mr. Richard C. Garneau, Special Advisor to Pres & CEO (Age 71)
  • Mr. Rémi G. Lalonde, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 42)

Who are Resolute Forest Products' major shareholders?

Resolute Forest Products' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Donald Smith & CO. Inc. (5.54%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.08%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.08%), Great West Life Assurance Co. Can (3.64%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (2.77%) and BlackRock Inc. (1.93%). Company insiders that own Resolute Forest Products stock include Jacques P Vachon, John Lafave, Randall C Benson, Silvana Travaglini and Yves Laflamme. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Resolute Forest Products.

Which institutional investors are selling Resolute Forest Products stock?

RFP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, BlackRock Inc., Private Management Group Inc., Barclays PLC, Two Sigma Investments LP and Northern Trust Corp. Company insiders that have sold Resolute Forest Products company stock in the last year include Jacques P Vachon and John Lafave. View Insider Buying and Selling for Resolute Forest Products.

Which institutional investors are buying Resolute Forest Products stock?

RFP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LSV Asset Management, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Geode Capital Management LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC and Assenagon Asset Management S.A.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Resolute Forest Products.

How do I buy shares of Resolute Forest Products?

Shares of RFP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Resolute Forest Products' stock price today?

One share of RFP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.13.

How big of a company is Resolute Forest Products?

Resolute Forest Products has a market capitalization of $741.53 million and generates $3.76 billion in revenue each year. Resolute Forest Products employs 7,400 workers across the globe.

What is Resolute Forest Products' official website?

The official website for Resolute Forest Products is http://www.resolutefp.com.

How can I contact Resolute Forest Products?

Resolute Forest Products' mailing address is 111 Robert-Bourassa Boulevard, MONTREAL A8, H3C 2MI. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 514-875-2160 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Resolute Forest Products (NYSE RFP)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  152 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  256 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  408
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Resolute Forest Products and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe RFP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe RFP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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