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

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$10.97 -0.37 (-3.26 %)
(As of 11/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$11.34
Today's Range$10.97 - $11.41
52-Week Range$7.40 - $15.75
Volume348,472 shs
Average Volume374,699 shs
Market Capitalization$1.07 billion
P/E Ratio5.70
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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Paper mills
Sub-IndustryPaper Products
SectorBasic Materials
Current SymbolNYSE:RFP
Previous SymbolNYSE:ABH


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.36
Current Ratio2.56
Quick Ratio1.59


Trailing P/E Ratio5.70
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.51 billion
Price / Sales0.28
Cash Flow$2.2252 per share
Price / Cash4.93
Book Value$17.74 per share
Price / Book0.62


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$-84,000,000.00
Net Margins5.70%
Return on Equity11.49%
Return on Assets4.70%


Outstanding Shares90,350,000
Market Cap$1.07 billion

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 were Resolute Forest Products' earnings last quarter?

Resolute Forest Products (NYSE:RFP) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 1st. The basic materials company reported $1.03 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.69 by $0.34. The basic materials company earned $974 million during the quarter. Resolute Forest Products had a return on equity of 11.49% and a net margin of 5.70%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 10.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.34 EPS. 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, February 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Resolute Forest Products.

What price target have analysts set for RFP?

5 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for Resolute Forest Products' stock. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $14.00. On average, they anticipate Resolute Forest Products' stock price to reach $12.8750 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 17.4% 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 positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Resolute Forest Products earned a media sentiment score of 2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the basic materials company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

Are investors shorting Resolute Forest Products?

Resolute Forest Products saw a increase in short interest during the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,210,929 shares, an increase of 71.7% from the October 15th total of 705,159 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 373,213 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.2 days. Approximately 1.3% of the company's stock are sold short. View Resolute Forest Products' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Resolute Forest Products' key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Resolute Forest Products include KapStone Paper and Packaging (KS), Domtar (UFS), Neenah (NP), Schweitzer-Mauduit International (SWM), Verso (VRS) and P H Glatfelter (GLT).

Who are Resolute Forest Products' key executives?

Resolute Forest Products' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Yves Laflamme, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 61)
  • Ms. Jo-Ann Longworth, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Richard Joseph Tremblay, Sr. VP of Pulp & Paper Operations (Age 54)
  • Mr. Richard C. Garneau, Special Advisor to Pres & CEO (Age 70)
  • Mr. Hugues Dorban, Chief Accounting Officer & VP (Age 41)

Who are Resolute Forest Products' major shareholders?

Resolute Forest Products' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include ACR Alpine Capital Research LLC (5.60%), Donald Smith & CO. Inc. (5.53%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.56%), Great West Life Assurance Co. Can (3.82%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (2.72%) and BlackRock Inc. (2.04%). Company insiders that own Resolute Forest Products stock include Jacques P Vachon, Randall C Benson, Silvana Travaglini and Yves Laflamme. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Resolute Forest Products.

Which major investors are selling Resolute Forest Products stock?

RFP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Donald Smith & CO. Inc., Prescott Group Capital Management L.L.C., ACR Alpine Capital Research LLC, Macquarie Group Ltd., Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc., Janney Montgomery Scott LLC and BlueMountain Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Resolute Forest Products.

Which major investors are buying Resolute Forest Products stock?

RFP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, United Services Automobile Association and Mackenzie Financial Corp. 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 $10.97.

How big of a company is Resolute Forest Products?

Resolute Forest Products has a market capitalization of $1.07 billion and generates $3.51 billion in revenue each year. Resolute Forest Products employs 7,700 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:  148 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  247 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  395
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 11/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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