West Fraser Timber Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.90 (+1.88 %)
(As of 04/12/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: C$102.90
50-Day Range
MA: C$10.18
52-Week Range
Now: C$102.90
Volume816,116 shs
Average Volume1.05 million shs
Market CapitalizationC$12.60 billion
P/E Ratio9.11
Dividend Yield0.79%
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 Capital Markets
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesC$5.85 billion
Cash FlowC$8.77 per share
Book ValueC$45.94 per share



Market CapC$12.60 billion
Next Earnings Date5/7/2021 (Confirmed)
OptionableNot Optionable


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Overall MarketRank

0.92 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+1.90 (+1.88 %)
(As of 04/12/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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West Fraser Timber (TSE: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 year. There are currently 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "strong buy" West Fraser Timber stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than West Fraser Timber?

Wall Street analysts have given West Fraser Timber a "Strong Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but West Fraser Timber wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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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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Is West Fraser Timber a good dividend stock?

West Fraser Timber pays an annual dividend of C$0.80 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.79%. The dividend payout ratio of West Fraser Timber is 7.08%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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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 $1.85M)
  • Mr. Christopher A. Virostek, CFO & VP of Fin. (Age 48, Pay $895k)
  • 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 Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "WFG."

How do I buy shares of West Fraser Timber?

Shares of WFG and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through an online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the Canadian stock market include BMO InvestorLine, CIBC Investor's Edge, Desjardins Online Brokerage, HSBC InvestDirect, Laurentian Bank Discount Brokerage, National Bank Direct Brokerage, Qtrade Investor, Questrade, RBC Direct Investing, Scotia iTrade, TD Direct Investing, and Virtual Brokers.
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What is West Fraser Timber's stock price today?

One share of WFG stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$102.90.

How much money does West Fraser Timber make?

West Fraser Timber has a market capitalization of C$12.60 billion and generates C$5.85 billion in revenue each year.

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 waterfrontcapitalcorp.com.

Where are West Fraser Timber's headquarters?

West Fraser Timber is headquartered at 2489 Bellevue Ave, WEST VANCOUVER, BC V7V 1E1, Canada.

How can I contact West Fraser Timber?

West Fraser Timber's mailing address is 2489 Bellevue Ave, WEST VANCOUVER, BC V7V 1E1, Canada. The company can be reached via phone at +1-604-9222030.

This page was last updated on 4/13/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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