West Fraser Timber Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.21 (+0.29 %)
(As of 07/23/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume272,773 shs
Average Volume359,772 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E Ratio7.81
Dividend YieldN/A
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About West Fraser Timber

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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Overall MarketRank

1.78 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

94th out of 920 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.6Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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West Fraser Timber (NYSE:WFG) Frequently Asked Questions

Is West Fraser Timber a buy right now?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for West Fraser Timber in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" West Fraser Timber stock.
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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 Wednesday, July 28th 2021.
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How were West Fraser Timber's earnings last quarter?

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (NYSE:WFG) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 6th. The company reported $6.96 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $4.66 by $2.30. The business had revenue of $2.34 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.88 billion. The company's revenue was up 163.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted ($0.09) earnings per share.
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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 Thursday, June 10th. Stockholders of record on Monday, June 21st will be given a dividend of $0.2068 per share on Tuesday, July 6th. This represents a $0.83 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.16%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 18th. This is a positive change from West Fraser Timber's previous quarterly dividend of $0.16.
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What price target have analysts set for WFG?

4 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for West Fraser Timber's stock. Their forecasts range from $99.00 to $118.00. On average, they expect West Fraser Timber's share price to reach $107.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 50.2% 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 $1.51M)
  • Mr. Christopher A. Virostek, CFO & VP of Fin. (Age 48, Pay $727.89k)
  • 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. Robert B. Winslow C.F.A., CFA, Director of Investor Relations & Corp. Devel.
  • 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.

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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."

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 $71.56.

How many employees does West Fraser Timber have?

West Fraser Timber employs 11,000 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 7/25/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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