West Fraser Timber Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.12 (-1.37 %)
(As of 04/9/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $80.84
50-Day Range
MA: $68.02
52-Week Range
Now: $80.84
Volume219,469 shs
Average Volume128,034 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd., a diversified wood products company, produces and sells lumber, panels, and pulp and papers in western Canada and the southern United States. It offers spruce-pine-fir, Douglas Fir-Larch, Hem-Fir tree, and southern yellow pine lumber; treated wood products; and newsprint, wood chips, and other residuals and energy products, as well as bioproducts. The company also provides medium density fiberboard panels and plywood; laminated veneer lumber wood products; and northern bleached softwood Kraft pulp used to produce various paper products, including printing and writing papers, specialty grades, and various tissue products. In addition, it offers bleached chemical thermo-mechanical pulp that is used to produce coated board grades, printing and writing paper, and paper towel/napkin grades, as well as specialty papers and tissue grades. The company also exports lumber to the Far East, Asia, the Caribbean, Europe, the Middle East, and South America. West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. was founded in 1955 and is based in Vancouver, Canada.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Lumber & Wood Production
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A



Next Earnings Date5/7/2021 (Confirmed)
OptionableNot Optionable


Overall MarketRank

1.10 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

299th out of 848 stocks

Lumber & Wood Production Industry

4th out of 10 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 3.0Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-1.12 (-1.37 %)
(As of 04/9/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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West Fraser Timber (NYSE:WFG) Frequently Asked Questions

Is West Fraser Timber a buy right now?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for West Fraser Timber in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" West Fraser Timber stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than West Fraser Timber?

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When is West Fraser Timber's next earnings date?

West Fraser Timber is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, May 7th 2021.
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How were West Fraser Timber's earnings last quarter?

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (NYSE:WFG) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February, 10th. The company reported $4.92 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $4.15 by $0.78. The company earned $1.30 billion during the quarter.
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How often does West Fraser Timber pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for West Fraser Timber?

West Fraser Timber declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 16th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.1574 per share on Thursday, April 1st. This represents a $0.63 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.78%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 17th.
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What price target have analysts set for WFG?

1 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for West Fraser Timber's shares. Their forecasts range from $95.00 to $100.00. On average, they anticipate West Fraser Timber's stock price to reach $97.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 20.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are West Fraser Timber's key executives?

West Fraser Timber's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Raymond W. Ferris, CEO, Pres & Corp. Director (Age 58, Pay $1.48M)
  • Mr. Christopher A. Virostek, CFO & VP of Fin. (Age 48, Pay $714.75k)
  • Mr. Christopher D. McIver, Sr. VP of Marketing & Corp. Devel.
  • Mr. Sean P. McLaren, Pres of Solid Wood
  • Mr. Chuck H. Watkins, Vice-Pres of Capital & Technology
  • Mr. Alan Anthony Caputo, VP of HR
  • Mr. D'Arcy Robert Henderson, Vice-Pres, Canadian Woodland Operations
  • Mr. Peter C. Wijnbergen, Pres of Engineered Wood (Age 59)
  • Ms. Robin E. Lampard, Sr. VP of Fin.
  • Mr. Tom Vaios Theodorakis, Corp. Sec.

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What is West Fraser Timber's stock symbol?

West Fraser Timber trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WFG."

Who are West Fraser Timber's major shareholders?

West Fraser Timber's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Pacifica Partners Inc. (0.00%).

Which major investors are buying West Fraser Timber stock?

WFG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pacifica Partners Inc..

How do I buy shares of West Fraser Timber?

Shares of WFG can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is West Fraser Timber's stock price today?

One share of WFG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $80.84.

How many employees does West Fraser Timber have?

West Fraser Timber employs 8,115 workers across the globe.

What is West Fraser Timber's official website?

The official website for West Fraser Timber is www.westfraser.com.

How can I contact West Fraser Timber?

The company can be reached via phone at 604-895-2700.

This page was last updated on 4/11/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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