Western Forest Products Company Profile (TSE:WEF)

About Western Forest Products

Western Forest Products logoWestern Forest Products Inc. (WFP) is a Canada-based softwood forest products company, operating in the coastal region of British Columbia. The Company's primary business includes timber harvesting, reforestation, forest management, sawmilling logs into lumber, wood chips and lumber remanufacturing. WFP's lumber products are currently sold in over 25 countries worldwide. The principal wholly owned operating subsidiaries of the Company are Western Lumber Sales Limited (which sells into the United States), Western Forest Products Japan Ltd. (which sells into Japan), and WFP Quatsino Navigation Limited (the beneficial owner of a number of the Company's non-core assets).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: WEF
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $2.12
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $2.11
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $2.16
  • 52-Week Range: C$1.71 - C$2.40
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.50
  • P/E Growth: 1.02
  • Market Cap: $854.17M
  • Outstanding Shares: 395,447,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Western Forest Products (TSE:WEF) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.17)
Consensus Price Target: C$2.59

Analysts' Ratings History for Western Forest Products (TSE:WEF)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/5/2016TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyC$2.50View Rating Details
8/4/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingOutperformC$2.50View Rating Details
7/7/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.Lower Price TargetC$2.50 -> C$2.25View Rating Details
3/21/2016Dundee SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyC$2.80View Rating Details
3/1/2016CIBCInitiated CoverageSector OutperformerC$2.50View Rating Details
1/20/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformC$3.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/1/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Western Forest Products (TSE:WEF)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/1/2016        
8/1/2014$0.07$0.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2014$0.06$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Western Forest Products (TSE:WEF)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.17 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.08$0.08$0.08
Q2 20162$0.04$0.06$0.05
Q3 20162$0.06$0.08$0.07
Q4 20162$0.06$0.06$0.06
Q1 20171$0.09$0.09$0.09
Q2 20171$0.06$0.06$0.06
Q3 20171$0.08$0.08$0.08
Q4 20171$0.08$0.08$0.08
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Western Forest Products (TSE:WEF)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/30/2016QuarterlyC$0.023.81%8/30/20169/16/20169/16/2016
5/30/2016QuarterlyC$0.023.43%5/30/20166/17/20166/17/2016
2/29/2016QuarterlyC$0.023.88%2/29/20163/18/20163/18/2016
11/30/2015QuarterlyC$0.023.65%11/30/201512/18/201512/18/2015
8/10/2015QuarterlyC$0.024.28%8/28/20159/1/20159/18/2015
5/11/2015QuarterlyC$0.023.62%5/28/20156/1/20156/19/2015
2/20/2015QuarterlyC$0.023.57%2/26/20153/2/20153/20/2015
11/17/2014quarterlyC$0.023.27%11/27/201412/1/201412/19/2014
8/13/2014quarterlyC$0.023.24%8/28/20149/2/20149/19/2014
5/13/2014quarterlyC$0.023.38%5/29/20146/2/20146/20/2014
2/24/2014quarterlyC$0.023.09%2/27/20143/3/20143/21/2014
11/25/2013quarterlyC$0.024.79%11/28/201312/2/201312/20/2013
8/19/2013quarterlyC$0.028/30/20139/20/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Western Forest Products (TSE:WEF)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/7/2016Daniel Louis NocenteDirectorBuy2,600C$2.30C$5,980.00
2/26/2016Daniel Louis NocenteDirectorBuy7,000C$2.08C$14,560.00
2/24/2016Stephen D.A. WilliamsInsiderBuy4,000C$1.98C$7,900.00
9/25/2015Shannon JanzenInsiderBuy12,000C$1.71C$20,520.00
9/24/2015Stephen D.A. WilliamsInsiderBuy8,500C$1.68C$14,280.00
9/18/2015Stephen D.A. WilliamsInsiderBuy25,000C$1.68C$42,000.00
5/22/2015Anton Sebastien PeifferInsiderSell30,000C$2.22C$66,600.00
3/19/2015Richard Orval ForgaardInsiderBuy40,500C$1.91C$77,355.00
12/11/2014Michael T WaitesDirectorBuy15,000C$2.44C$36,600.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Western Forest Products (TSE:WEF)
DateHeadline
publicnow.com logoWestern Forest Products Announces Release Date of Third Quarter 2016 Results and Conference Call Details (TSE:WEF)
www.publicnow.com - September 30 at 7:17 PM
News IconWestern Forest Products Given Sector Outperform Rating at CIBC (WEF) - Petro Global News 24 (TSE:WEF)
petroglobalnews24.com - September 23 at 7:24 PM
capitalcube.com logoWestern Forest Products, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WEF-CA : September 23, 2016 (TSE:WEF)
www.capitalcube.com - September 23 at 7:24 PM
News IconWestern Forest Products Inc (TSE:WEF) Given Consensus Rating of “Buy” by Brokerages - DailyQuint (TSE:WEF)
dailyquint.com - September 19 at 6:44 AM
News IconWestern Forest Products Inc Just Recorded A Sigfniciant Decline - Chester News (TSE:WEF)
www.chesterindependent.com - September 14 at 8:17 PM
publicnow.com logoWestern Forest Products Inc. Confirms New Annual Allowable Cut for Tree Farm License 39 (TSE:WEF)
www.publicnow.com - September 12 at 7:33 PM
capitalcube.com logoWestern Forest Products, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WEF-CA : September 8, 2016 (TSE:WEF)
www.capitalcube.com - September 8 at 11:59 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Western Forest Products, Inc. : September 7, 2016 (TSE:WEF)
www.capitalcube.com - September 7 at 11:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestern Forest Products Inc. Confirms New Annual Allowable Cut for Tree Forest License 39 - Yahoo Finance (TSE:WEF)
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 7:01 AM
4-traders.com logoWESTERN FOREST PRODUCTS INC : ex-dividend day (TSE:WEF)
www.4-traders.com - August 29 at 8:09 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Western Forest Products, Inc. : August 26, 2016 (TSE:WEF)
www.capitalcube.com - August 26 at 11:05 AM
capitalcube.com logoWestern Forest Products, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WEF-CA : August 22, 2016 (TSE:WEF)
www.capitalcube.com - August 22 at 8:08 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Western Forest Products, Inc. : August 15, 2016 (TSE:WEF)
www.capitalcube.com - August 15 at 8:35 PM
capitalcube.com logoWestern Forest Products, Inc. :WEF-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 12, 2016 (TSE:WEF)
www.capitalcube.com - August 12 at 8:22 PM
capitalcube.com logoWestern Forest Products, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WEF-CA : August 9, 2016 (TSE:WEF)
www.capitalcube.com - August 9 at 11:43 AM
benzinga.com logoWestern Forest Products Inc. Confirms Record Date of Third Quarter 2016 Dividend - Benzinga (TSE:WEF)
www.benzinga.com - August 6 at 10:48 AM
baystreet.ca logoResearch Reports Initiated on Industrial Goods Stocks Interfor, Western Forest Products, StellaJones, and Norbord - Baystreet.ca (TSE:WEF)
www.baystreet.ca - August 4 at 8:43 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Western Forest Products, Inc. : August 4, 2016 (TSE:WEF)
www.capitalcube.com - August 4 at 8:43 PM
finanznachrichten.de logoWESTERN FOREST PRODUCTS INC (TSE:WEF)
www.finanznachrichten.de - August 4 at 11:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestern Forest Products Inc. Confirms Record Date of Third Quarter 2016 Dividend (TSE:WEF)
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 11:31 AM
marketwired.com logoWestern Announces Second Quarter 2016 Results - Marketwired (press release) (TSE:WEF)
www.marketwired.com - August 3 at 8:38 PM
huffingtonpost.com logoThe search for that long awaited balance - Huffington Post (TSE:WEF)
www.huffingtonpost.com - August 3 at 8:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWestern Announces Second Quarter 2016 Results (TSE:WEF)
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 8:38 PM
capitalcube.com logoWestern Forest Products, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WEF-CA : July 29, 2016 (TSE:WEF)
www.capitalcube.com - July 29 at 8:51 AM
News IconWill Western Forest Products Inc Go Down Anytime Soon? - Consumer Eagle (TSE:WEF)
www.consumereagle.com - July 21 at 8:35 PM
News IconIs Western Forest Products Inc a Sell? The Stock Declines Again - Consumer Eagle (TSE:WEF)
www.consumereagle.com - July 19 at 8:25 PM
News IconAre Analysts Bullish Western Forest Products Inc (TSE:WEF) After Last Week? - Consumer Eagle (TSE:WEF)
www.consumereagle.com - July 18 at 6:46 AM
News IconWhat's Ahead for Western Forest Products Inc After Today's Huge Increase? - Consumer Eagle (TSE:WEF)
www.consumereagle.com - July 13 at 8:33 PM
News IconWhat Next for Western Forest Products Inc Stock After Today's Huge Decline? - Press Telegraph (TSE:WEF)
presstelegraph.com - July 5 at 6:33 AM
News IconHow Analysts Rated Western Forest Products Inc (TSE:WEF) Last Week? - Press Telegraph (TSE:WEF)
presstelegraph.com - July 3 at 6:28 AM
marketwired.com logoWestern Forest Products Announces Release Date of Second Quarter 2016 Results and Conference Call Details - Marketwired (press release) (TSE:WEF)
www.marketwired.com - June 30 at 8:26 PM
marketwired.com logoWestern Forest Products Announces Release Date of Second Quarter 2016 Results and Conference Call Details (TSE:WEF)
www.marketwired.com - June 30 at 10:54 AM
stockhouse.com logoWestern Forest Products Inc. T.WEF (TSE:WEF)
www.stockhouse.com - June 27 at 8:01 PM
News IconA Reversal for Western Forest Products Inc Is Not Near. The Stock Declines Again - Press Telegraph (TSE:WEF)
presstelegraph.com - June 24 at 8:13 PM
News IconBUSINESS IN BRIEF 21/6 - VietNamNet Bridge (TSE:WEF)
english.vietnamnet.vn - June 21 at 6:38 AM
capitalcube.com logoWestern Forest Products, Inc. – Value Analysis (TORONTO:WEF) : June 17, 2016 (TSE:WEF)
www.capitalcube.com - June 17 at 12:29 PM
investing.com logoLos índices de Canadá cierran al alza; el S&P/TSX Composite avanza un 0,28% - Investing.com España (TSE:WEF)
es.investing.com - June 15 at 8:05 PM
capitalcube.com logoWestern Forest Products, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WEF-CA : June 15, 2016 (TSE:WEF)
www.capitalcube.com - June 15 at 8:51 AM
News IconMake Sense of the World - Fair Observer (TSE:WEF)
www.fairobserver.com - June 6 at 8:24 PM
News IconHow Many Western Forest Products Inc (TSE:WEF)'s Analysts Are Bearish? - HNN (TSE:WEF)
hintsnewsnetwork.com - June 5 at 10:53 AM
News IconWestern Forest Products Inc (TSE:WEF) Given Consensus Rating of “Buy” by Brokerages - Let Me Know About This (TSE:WEF)
www.lmkat.com - June 2 at 8:49 PM
News IconSnapshots May / June 2016 - Taiwan Today (TSE:WEF)
www.taiwantoday.tw - May 18 at 10:02 AM
News IconIs Western Forest Products Inc's Fuel For Real? The Stock Just Increased Again - Wall Street Hints and News (TSE:WEF)
hintsnewsnetwork.com - May 17 at 5:46 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Western Forest Products, Inc. : May 16, 2016 (TSE:WEF)
www.capitalcube.com - May 16 at 6:37 PM
capitalcube.com logoWestern Forest Products, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WEF-CA : May 16, 2016 (TSE:WEF)
www.capitalcube.com - May 16 at 9:11 AM
News IconHow Analysts Rated Western Forest Products Inc (TSE:WEF) Last Week? - Wall Street Hints and News (TSE:WEF)
hintsnewsnetwork.com - May 13 at 11:21 PM
capitalcube.com logoWestern Forest Products, Inc. :WEF-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers (TSE:WEF)
www.capitalcube.com - May 10 at 1:08 PM
marketwired.com logoWestern Forest Products Inc. Confirms Record Date of Second Quarter 2016 Dividend - Marketwired (press release) (TSE:WEF)
www.marketwired.com - May 8 at 11:29 PM
4-traders.com logoWestern Forest Products : Announces First Quarter 2016 Results (TSE:WEF)
www.4-traders.com - May 7 at 5:39 PM
marketwired.com logoWestern Forest Products Announces Election of Directors - Marketwired (press release) (TSE:WEF)
www.marketwired.com - May 6 at 6:10 PM

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Last Updated on 10/1/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff