Domtar Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:UFS)

About Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS)

Domtar Corporation logoDomtar Corporation designs, manufactures, markets and distributes a range of fiber-based products, including communication papers, specialty and packaging papers and absorbent hygiene products. The Company segments include Pulp and Paper and Personal Care. The Pulp and Paper segment consists of the design, manufacturing, marketing and distribution of communication, specialty and packaging papers, as well as softwood, fluff and hardwood market pulp. The Personal Care segment consists of the design, manufacturing, marketing and distribution of absorbent hygiene products. The Company is a marketer of uncoated freesheet paper in North America serving a range of customers, including merchants, retail outlets, stationers, printers, publishers, converters and end users. It is also a marketer and producer of a line of incontinence care products, as well as infant diapers. It has a network of wood fiber converting assets that produce paper grade, fluff and specialty pulp.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Paper Products
  • Sub-Industry: Paper Products
  • Symbol: NYSE:UFS
  • CUSIP: 25755920
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $2.68912 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 62,654,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $39.85
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $38.26
  • 52 Week Range: $33.99 - $44.58
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.33
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.64
  • P/E Growth: 5.74
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $5.07 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.53
  • Book Value: $44.21 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.97
  • Annual Dividend: $1.66
  • Dividend Yield: 3.9%
  • EBIDTA: $619 million
  • Net Margins: 3.23%
  • Return on Equity: 6.47%
  • Return on Assets: 3.09%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.43%
  • Current Ratio: 2.37%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.21%
  • Average Volume: 573,775 shs.
  • Beta: 1.49
  • Short Ratio: 6.68

Frequently Asked Questions for Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS)

What is Domtar Corporation's stock symbol?

Domtar Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "UFS."

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

Domtar Corporation declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 2nd. Shareholders of record on Monday, October 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.415 per share on Monday, October 16th. This represents a $1.66 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.87%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 29th. View Domtar Corporation's Dividend History.

When did Domtar Corporation's stock split? How did Domtar Corporation's stock split work?

Domtar Corporation shares split on Wednesday, June 18th 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Wednesday, April 30th 2014. The newly created shares were distributed to shareholders after the closing bell on Tuesday, June 17th 2014. An investor that had 100 shares of Domtar Corporation stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How were Domtar Corporation's earnings last quarter?

Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, July, 28th. The company reported $0.61 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.53 by $0.08. The business had revenue of $1.22 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.31 billion. Domtar Corporation had a return on equity of 6.47% and a net margin of 3.23%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 3.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.61 earnings per share. View Domtar Corporation's Earnings History.

When will Domtar Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

Domtar Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, October, 27th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Domtar Corporation.

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

11 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Domtar Corporation's stock. Their forecasts range from $32.00 to $52.00. On average, they anticipate Domtar Corporation's stock price to reach $40.75 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Domtar Corporation.

Who are some of Domtar Corporation's key competitors?

Who are Domtar Corporation's key executives?

Domtar Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Robert Joseph Steacy, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • John David Williams, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Daniel Buron, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President
  • Michael Fagan, President - Personal Care Division
  • Michael Dennis Garcia, President - Pulp and Paper Division
  • Zygmunt Jablonski, Senior Vice President, Chief Legal and Administrative Officer
  • Patrick Loulou, Senior Vice President - Corporate Development
  • Giannella Alvarez, Independent Director
  • Robert E. Apple, Independent Director
  • Louis P. Gignac Ph.D., Independent Director

Who owns Domtar Corporation stock?

Domtar Corporation's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (16.74%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.53%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.41%), QV Investors Inc. (7.02%), Fairpointe Capital LLC (6.18%) and LSV Asset Management (4.68%). Company insiders that own Domtar Corporation stock include Daniel Buron, John David Williams, Michael Dennis Garcia, Michael Fagan and Zygmunt Jablonski. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Domtar Corporation.

Who sold Domtar Corporation stock? Who is selling Domtar Corporation stock?

Domtar Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AJO LP, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Principal Financial Group Inc., New York State Common Retirement Fund, Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL, KBC Group NV, Ameriprise Financial Inc. and Thrivent Financial For Lutherans. Company insiders that have sold Domtar Corporation stock in the last year include Daniel Buron, John David Williams, Michael Dennis Garcia, Michael Fagan and Zygmunt Jablonski. View Insider Buying and Selling for Domtar Corporation.

Who bought Domtar Corporation stock? Who is buying Domtar Corporation stock?

Domtar Corporation's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including QV Investors Inc., First Eagle Investment Management LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Fairpointe Capital LLC, Gotham Asset Management LLC, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Acadian Asset Management LLC and BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA. View Insider Buying and Selling for Domtar Corporation.

How do I buy Domtar Corporation stock?

Shares of Domtar 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 Domtar Corporation's stock price today?

One share of Domtar Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.92.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Domtar Corporation (NYSE UFS)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  226 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  257 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  483
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Domtar 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 Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 6 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.09)
Consensus Price Target: $40.75 (5.06% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/31/2017ScotiabankLower Price TargetSector Perform$40.50 -> $40.00MediumView Rating Details
7/28/2017Vertical ResearchReiterated RatingBuyMediumView Rating Details
7/6/2017KeyCorpInitiated CoverageUnderweight$33.00HighView Rating Details
6/5/2017CIBCUpgradeSector Underperform -> Sector PerformLowView Rating Details
4/28/2017TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingHold$42.00LowView Rating Details
4/28/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$52.00LowView Rating Details
4/14/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutral$41.00 -> $39.00MediumView Rating Details
3/29/2017DA DavidsonReiterated RatingUnderperform$35.00 -> $32.00HighView Rating Details
2/22/2017Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingBuy$47.00 -> $48.00N/AView Rating Details
10/3/2016Moffett NathansonUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
9/22/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Initiated CoverageNeutral$40.00N/AView Rating Details
9/15/2016MacquarieLower Price TargetOutperform$45.00 -> $41.00N/AView Rating Details
5/18/2016UFSReiterated RatingSellN/AView Rating Details
4/15/2016National Bank FinancialReiterated RatingOutperform -> Sector PerformN/AView Rating Details
2/9/2016BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform$40.00 -> $37.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS)
Earnings by Quarter for Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS)
Earnings History by Quarter for Domtar Corporation (NYSE UFS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/27/2017$0.82N/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2017Q2 2017$0.53$0.61$1.31 billion$1.22 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2017Q1 2017$0.24$0.32$1.25 billion$1.30 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2017Q416$0.95$0.75$1.31 billion$1.27 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$0.96$1.13$1.28 billion$1.27 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q216$0.13$0.61$1.26 billion$1.27 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.39$0.35$1.28 billion$1.29 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2016Q415$0.80$1.11$1.33 billion$1.31 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2015Q315$0.55$0.86$1.36 billion$1.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.50$0.61$1.35 billion$1.31 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115$0.78$0.75$1.37 billion$1.35 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2015Q414$0.90$1.41$1.40 billion$14.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q214$0.83$0.94$1.47 billion$1.41 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q2$0.86$0.61$1.49 billion$1.39 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$1.75$1.29$1.48 million$1.39 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2014Q413$1.53$2.09$1.36 billion$1.36 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$1.24$1.25$1.37 billion$1.38 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q213$0.41$0.48$1.31 billion$1.36 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q113$1.46$1.29$1.36 billion$1.35 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2013Q412$1.43$1.31$1.36 billion$1.33 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$1.66$1.87ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2012$1.72$1.61ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$1.99$1.65ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2012$2.24$2.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$2.48$3.10ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$2.73$2.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$2.35$3.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2011$3.02$2.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.77
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20174$0.21$0.57$0.39
Q2 20175$0.41$0.73$0.54
Q3 20175$0.70$1.28$0.99
Q4 20175$0.56$1.36$0.85
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS)
Next Dividend:10/16/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.66
Dividend Yield:3.87%
Dividend Growth:17.70% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:63.36% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
68.03% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
64.34% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:7 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS)

Dividend History by Quarter for Domtar Corporation (NYSE UFS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.04%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 91.25%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/19/2017Michael Dennis GarciaInsiderSell4,712$42.73$201,343.76View SEC Filing  
9/11/2017Michael FaganInsiderSell4,154$41.40$171,975.60View SEC Filing  
8/21/2017Daniel BuronVPSell4,900$40.10$196,490.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2017Michael Dennis GarciaInsiderSell15,628$38.80$606,366.40View SEC Filing  
5/1/2017Michael FaganInsiderSell7,507$39.60$297,277.20View SEC Filing  
5/1/2017Zygmunt JablonskiSVPSell3,134$39.53$123,887.02View SEC Filing  
2/23/2017John David WilliamsInsiderSell32,550$39.28$1,278,564.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016John David WilliamsCEOSell21,977$37.65$827,434.05View SEC Filing  
5/5/2016Michael FaganInsiderSell10,000$36.96$369,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2015Michael FaganInsiderSell4,500$40.00$180,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2015John David WilliamsCEOSell21,426$44.15$945,957.90View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014John David WilliamsCEOSell13,676$94.24$1,288,826.24View SEC Filing  
3/21/2014Richard ThomasSVPSell1,200$106.68$128,016.00View SEC Filing  
2/21/2014Patrick LoulouSVPSell1,172$108.70$127,396.40View SEC Filing  
2/20/2014Michael FaganVPSell1,038$107.00$111,066.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2014Daniel BuronCFOSell15,158$106.21$1,609,931.18View SEC Filing  
2/12/2014Patrick LoulouSVPSell3,754$104.60$392,668.40View SEC Filing  
12/20/2013Louis GignacDirectorSell2,000$91.77$183,540.00View SEC Filing  
12/18/2013Patrick LoulouSVPSell1,308$91.35$119,485.80View SEC Filing  
12/17/2013Richard ThomasSVPSell5,970$90.90$542,673.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2013Patrick LoulouSVPSell7,000$87.20$610,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013Melissa AndersonVPSell2,786$85.60$238,481.60View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Daniel BuronCFOSell9,110$75.50$687,805.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013Richard ThomasSVPSell2,903$76.03$220,715.09View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Melissa AndersonVPSell1,000$70.22$70,220.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013John David WilliamsCEOSell7,963$73.83$587,908.29View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS)
Latest Headlines for Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS)
DateHeadline logoDomtar Corporation (UFS) Insider Michael Dennis Garcia Sells 4,712 Shares - September 20 at 8:24 PM logoDomtar Corporation (UFS) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.82 Per Share - September 17 at 8:08 PM logoIBD Rating Upgrades: Domtar Shows Improved Price Strength - September 13 at 10:40 AM logoMichael Fagan Sells 4,154 Shares of Domtar Corporation (UFS) Stock - September 12 at 4:16 PM logoDomtar Corporation (UFS) Rating Increased to Buy at ValuEngine - September 9 at 9:30 AM logoDomtar (UFS) Up 2.8% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue? - Nasdaq - September 1 at 10:23 AM logoDomtar Corporation (UFS) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - August 30 at 1:00 PM logoDaniel Buron Sells 4,900 Shares of Domtar Corporation (UFS) Stock - August 21 at 7:48 PM logoDomtar Corp. : UFS-US: Dividend Analysis : July 03rd, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 17, 2017 - August 18 at 8:19 AM logoDomtar Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:UFS) : August 17, 2017 - August 18 at 8:19 AM logoHead-To-Head Survey: Domtar Corporation (UFS) vs. Wausau Paper Corp. (WPP) - August 18 at 4:26 AM logoDomtar Corporation (UFS) Lifted to "Hold" at BidaskClub - August 16 at 11:23 AM logoContrasting Wausau Paper Corp. (WPP) & Domtar Corporation (UFS) - August 15 at 6:08 PM logoInternational Paper Company (IP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 11, 2017 - Nasdaq - August 10 at 3:18 PM logoHead-To-Head Survey: Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) versus Wausau Paper Corp. (WPP) - August 10 at 3:02 PM logoComparing Wausau Paper Corp. (WPP) and Domtar Corporation (UFS) - August 8 at 10:28 AM logoDomtar and RCAM Host the 9th Annual Domtar Industrial Trade ... - Business Wire (press release) - August 8 at 7:56 AM logoDomtar Corporation (UFS) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - August 5 at 1:06 PM logoDomtar Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : UFS-US : August 4, 2017 - August 5 at 8:10 AM logoDomtar Corporation (UFS) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.42 - August 3 at 2:35 PM logoQ4 2017 EPS Estimates for Domtar Corporation Lowered by DA Davidson (NYSE:UFS) - August 2 at 1:14 PM logoQ4 2017 EPS Estimates for Domtar Corporation (UFS) Lowered by Analyst - August 2 at 1:14 PM logoAnalysts Offer Predictions for Domtar Corporation's Q3 2017 Earnings (NYSE:UFS) - August 2 at 7:32 AM logoDomtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - August 1 at 12:56 PM logoDomtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) Expected to Post Q3 2017 Earnings of $0.77 Per Share - August 1 at 7:22 AM logoBrokers Offer Predictions for Domtar Corporation's Q3 2017 Earnings (UFS) - August 1 at 7:22 AM logoDomtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) Price Target Lowered to $40.00 at Scotiabank - July 31 at 5:30 PM logoDomtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results - July 28 at 11:53 PM logoDomtar Corporation (UFS) Earns Buy Rating from Vertical Research - July 28 at 3:36 PM logoComparing Domtar Corporation (UFS) & Wausau Paper Corp. (WPP) - July 28 at 12:32 PM logoDomtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub - July 27 at 7:52 PM logoDomtar Corporation (UFS) to Release Earnings on Friday - July 27 at 5:41 PM logoDomtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) & Mercer International (MERC) Head to Head Analysis - July 26 at 6:28 PM logoAnalyzing Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) & Wausau Paper Corp. (WPP) - July 26 at 11:06 AM logoDomtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $1.34 Billion - July 26 at 10:50 AM logoComparing Mercer International (MERC) and Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) - July 23 at 7:25 AM logoHead to Head Analysis: Mercer International (MERC) and Domtar Corporation (UFS) - July 22 at 12:12 PM logoHead to Head Analysis: Wausau Paper Corp. (WPP) vs. Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) - July 20 at 8:22 PM logoBidaskClub Upgrades Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) to Hold - July 19 at 6:52 PM logoHead to Head Analysis: Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) versus Mercer International (MERC) - July 19 at 10:44 AM logoHead to Head Analysis: Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) & Mercer International (MERC) - July 19 at 9:35 AM logoDomtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - July 11 at 12:40 PM logoBrokers Set Expectations for Domtar Corporation's Q2 2017 Earnings (NYSE:UFS) - July 10 at 7:06 AM logoDomtar Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : UFS-US : July 7, 2017 - July 8 at 3:22 PM logoMedia Advisory: Domtar Corporation Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results - July 8 at 3:22 PM logoDomtar Corporation (UFS) Upgraded to "Buy" by ValuEngine - July 8 at 2:20 PM logoDomtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) Earns Underweight Rating from Analysts at KeyCorp - July 6 at 9:16 AM logo$1.34 Billion in Sales Expected for Domtar Corporation (UFS) This Quarter - June 30 at 2:06 PM logoDomtar Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:UFS) : June 28, 2017 - June 29 at 7:41 AM logoDomtar Corporation (UFS) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.51 Per Share - June 28 at 12:26 PM



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