Canfor Company Profile (TSE:CFP)

About Canfor (TSE:CFP)

Canfor logoCanfor Corporation is an integrated forest products company. The Company produces softwood lumber, pulp and paper products, remanufactured lumber products, engineered wood products, wood pellets and energy. Its segments include lumber, and pulp and paper. Its lumber segment includes logging operations, and manufacturing and sale of various grades, widths and lengths of lumber, engineered wood products, wood chips and wood pellets. Its lumber operations also include a finger-joint plant, two glulam plants, a whole-log chipping plant and a trucking division. The Pulp and Paper segment consists of three northern softwood market Kraft pulp mills and the Taylor pulp mill, all of which are owned and operated by Canfor Pulp Products Inc. (CPPI) in British Columbia. Its pulp and paper segment includes purchase of residual fiber, and production and sale of pulp and paper products, including Northern Bleached Softwood Kraft and Bleached Chemi-Thermo Mechanical Pulp, as well as energy revenues.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Goods
  • Industry: Lumber, Wood Production
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:CFP
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: C$3.21 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 132,804,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$23.33
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$20.63
  • 52 Week Range: C$13.40 - C$25.02
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.57
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$4.46 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.72
  • Book Value: C$12.14 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.99
  • EBITDA: C$665.4 million
  • Net Margins: 7.67%
  • Return on Equity: 20.50%
  • Return on Assets: 10.69%
  • Average Volume: 331,936 shs.
  • Short Ratio: 4.59

Frequently Asked Questions for Canfor (TSE:CFP)

What is Canfor's stock symbol?

Canfor trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "CFP."

How were Canfor's earnings last quarter?

Canfor Co. (TSE:CFP) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, July, 26th. The company reported $0.78 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.52 by $0.26. The firm earned $1.19 billion during the quarter. Canfor had a net margin of 7.67% and a return on equity of 20.50%. View Canfor's Earnings History.

When will Canfor make its next earnings announcement?

Canfor is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, October, 20th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Canfor.

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

6 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Canfor's shares. Their forecasts range from C$18.00 to C$25.00. On average, they expect Canfor's stock price to reach C$22.85 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Canfor.

Who are some of Canfor's key competitors?

Who are Canfor's key executives?

Canfor's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Michael J. Korenberg J.D., Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Donald B. Kayne, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Alan R. Nicholl, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President - Finance
  • Frederick Stimpson III, President - Canfor Southern Pine
  • Wayne R. Guthrie, Senior Vice President - Sales & Marketing
  • David M. Calabrigo QC, Senior Vice President, Corporate Development, Legal Affairs and Corporate Secretary
  • Mark A. Feldinger, Senior Vice President - Energy, Environment, Transportation, Sourcing
  • Patrick A. J. Elliott, Vice President, Treasurer
  • Bob Hayes, Vice President - Transportation Procurement and Distribution
  • Stephen Mackie, Vice President - Operations Canada

How do I buy Canfor stock?

Shares of Canfor and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.

What is Canfor's stock price today?

One share of Canfor stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$24.14.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Canfor (TSE CFP)
Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  190 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  126 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  316
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Canfor 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 Canfor (TSE:CFP) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: C$22.85
Consensus Price Target History for Canfor (TSE:CFP)
Price Target History for Canfor (TSE:CFP)
Analysts' Ratings History for Canfor (TSE:CFP)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/19/2017CIBCBoost Price TargetC$21.00 -> C$25.00View Rating Details
8/14/2017BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
7/28/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetUnderperformC$17.00 -> C$18.00View Rating Details
7/28/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyC$24.00 -> C$25.00View Rating Details
7/27/2017ScotiabankBoost Price TargetOutperformC$20.50 -> C$21.25View Rating Details
7/27/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Boost Price TargetStrong-BuyC$24.00 -> C$25.00View Rating Details
8/31/2016Dundee SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Canfor (TSE:CFP)
Earnings by Quarter for Canfor (TSE:CFP)
Earnings History by Quarter for Canfor (TSE CFP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/20/2017C$0.31N/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2017Q2 2017C$0.52C$0.78C$1.19 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2015Q2C$0.16C($0.02)C$959.00 millionC$952.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014C$0.37C$0.41C$907.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2014C$0.45C$0.34C$741.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Canfor (TSE:CFP)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.51
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.22$0.28$0.25
Q2 20172$0.14$0.53$0.34
Q3 20172$0.36$0.73$0.55
Q4 20172$0.37$0.39$0.38
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Canfor (TSE:CFP)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Canfor (TSE:CFP)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Canfor (TSE:CFP)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Canfor (TSE:CFP)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/11/2017James A PattisonInsiderBuy225,000C$21.20C$4,770,000.00
8/3/2017William W StinsonDirectorBuy3,000C$21.34C$64,020.00
4/28/2017Mark Andrew FeldingerDirectorSell4,500C$20.17C$90,765.00
3/23/2017James A PattisonInsiderBuy500,000C$17.41C$8,705,000.00
2/28/2017James A PattisonInsiderBuy328,700C$17.15C$5,637,205.00
2/13/2017James A PattisonInsiderBuy2,114,200C$16.55C$34,990,010.00
3/2/2016James A PattisonDirectorBuy30,000C$13.78C$413,409.00
2/26/2016James A PattisonDirectorBuy21,100C$13.56C$286,063.25
5/8/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy50,000C$23.79C$1,189,630.00
5/7/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy50,000C$23.37C$1,168,285.00
5/6/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy50,000C$23.31C$1,165,645.00
4/2/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy60,000C$24.84C$1,490,238.00
4/1/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy50,000C$25.01C$1,250,285.00
3/31/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy50,000C$25.17C$1,258,525.00
3/27/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy40,000C$26.78C$1,071,084.00
3/26/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy40,000C$26.19C$1,047,672.00
3/25/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy40,000C$26.52C$1,060,884.00
3/20/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy50,000C$25.41C$1,270,340.00
3/13/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy50,000C$25.24C$1,261,895.00
3/12/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy50,000C$25.88C$1,293,880.00
3/11/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy50,000C$25.79C$1,289,735.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Canfor (TSE:CFP)
Latest Headlines for Canfor (TSE:CFP)
DateHeadline logoCanfor Reports Results for Third Quarter of 2017 - October 20 at 8:30 PM logoCIBC Boosts Canfor Co. (CFP) Price Target to C$25.00 - October 19 at 3:08 PM logoCanfor Co. (CFP) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Friday - October 13 at 1:44 AM logoCanfor Co. (CFP) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts - September 27 at 4:42 AM logoCanfor, Trisura at 52-Week Highs - - September 20 at 11:08 PM logo2 Stocks That Could See Increases in Demand as the US Rebuilds From Hurricane Damage - The Motley Fool Canada - September 13 at 6:19 PM logoCanfor Co. (CFP) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts - September 2 at 4:40 AM logoThe U.S. Broaches Chapter 19 at NAFTA Negotiations: Should You Sell Lumber Stocks? - August 24 at 5:15 PM logoResearch Initiated on Basic Materials Stocks, West Fraser Timber, Canfor, Western Forest Products, and Interfor - August 16 at 5:37 PM logoCanfor Co. (TSE:CFP) Rating Lowered to Market Perform at BMO Capital Markets - August 14 at 8:34 PM logoInsider Buying: Canfor Co. (TSE:CFP) Insider Buys 225,000 Shares of Stock - August 11 at 10:36 PM logoCogeco, Canfor at 52-Week Highs - - August 8 at 4:52 PM logoCanfor Co. (TSE:CFP) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - August 8 at 7:46 AM logoCanfor Corp. :CFP-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 4, 2017 - August 4 at 5:23 PM logoCanfor Co. (CFP) Director Acquires C$64,020.00 in Stock - August 3 at 9:04 PM logoWest Fraser, Canfor, Lundin at 52-Week Highs - July 31 at 5:04 PM logoCanfor Co. (CFP) PT Raised to C$18.00 at Royal Bank Of Canada - July 28 at 6:35 PM logoTD Securities Boosts Canfor Co. (TSE:CFP) Price Target to C$25.00 - July 28 at 6:34 PM logoCanfor Co. (CFP) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.26 EPS - July 28 at 6:19 PM logoEdited Transcript of CFP.TO earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jul-17 3:00pm GMT - July 28 at 2:34 AM logoCanfor Reports Results for Second Quarter of 2017 - July 26 at 5:40 PM logoETFs with exposure to Canfor Corp. : July 24, 2017 - July 24 at 4:42 PM logoCanfor Corporation Is Cheap, But Is it Undervalued? - The Motley Fool Canada - July 21 at 3:23 PM logoCanfor Co. (CFP) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Wednesday - July 19 at 9:56 AM logoETFs with exposure to Canfor Corp. : July 14, 2017 - July 14 at 7:08 PM logoCanfor Co. (TSE:CFP) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - July 14 at 2:00 PM logoWhy Canfor Corporation May Be Immune to Macroeconomic Events - July 12 at 5:42 PM logoCanfor Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CFP-CA : July 7, 2017 - July 8 at 9:42 AM logoCanfor Earnings Expected to Underwhelm Investors - - July 5 at 5:47 PM logo1 Options Strategy to Consider With Canfor Corporation - June 27 at 4:30 PM logoSoftwood Lumber, Dairy, Airplanes: Can Canada’s Export Party Continue? - June 8 at 5:15 PM logoTrudeau vows to defend Canada interests as U.S. targets lumber, Canadian dollar falls - April 26 at 3:56 PM logoShares of Canadian lumber companies rally as Trump moves to levy tariffs - April 25 at 12:17 PM logoTrudeau vows to defend Canada interests as U.S. targets lumber - April 25 at 12:17 PM logoContrarian Investors: Can Canfor Corporation Become Great Again? - April 14 at 4:09 PM logoCanfor Corporation: Money Does Grow On Trees - February 21 at 2:26 PM logoQ4 2016 Canfor Corp and Canfor Pulp Products Inc Earnings Release - Time Not Supplied - February 9 at 4:33 PM logoWednesday's TSX breakouts: This stock has doubled in value with a forecast for a further 85% gain - The Globe and Mail - February 9 at 2:35 AM logoTrump Administration Energy Policies: How Will They Affect Energy Infrastructure? - Seeking Alpha - January 27 at 5:35 PM



Canfor (CFP) Chart for Friday, October, 20, 2017

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