West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. is a diversified wood products company, which produces lumber (spruce-pine-fir (SPF) and southern yellow pine (SYP)), panels (plywood, medium-density fiberboard (MDF) and laminated veneer lumber (LVL)), pulp (northern bleached softwood kraft (NBSK) and bleached chemi-thermomechanical pulp (BCTMP)), newsprint, wood chips and energy. The Company's segments include Lumber, Panels, Pulp & Paper, and Corporate & Other. It offers engineered wood products. The Company holds rights to timber resources that for supplying the fiber required by its Canadian operations and have agreements for the supply of fiber required by its United States operations. It carries on its operations through subsidiaries and joint operations in British Columbia, Alberta and the southern United States. Its operations located in western Canada manufacture all of the products except SYP lumber. Its sawmills located in the southern United States produce SYP lumber and wood chips.
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- Symbol: TSE:WFT
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- Market Cap: C$4.63 billion
- Outstanding Shares: 78,166,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: C$58.69
- 200 Day Moving Avg: C$52.17
- 52 Week Range: C$35.35 - C$62.50
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.90
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Annual Revenue: C$4.56 billion
- Price / Sales: 1.02
- Book Value: C$30.26 per share
- Price / Book: 1.96
- Average Volume: 338,754 shs.
- Short Ratio: 3.09
Frequently Asked Questions for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
What is West Fraser Timber Co.'s stock symbol?
West Fraser Timber Co. trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "WFT."
How often does West Fraser Timber Co. pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for West Fraser Timber Co.?
West Fraser Timber Co. announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, March 16th. Stockholders of record on Monday, April 3rd will be given a dividend of 0.07 per share on Monday, April 3rd. This represents a $0.28 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.47%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 16th. View West Fraser Timber Co.'s Dividend History.
How were West Fraser Timber Co.'s earnings last quarter?
West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July, 21st. The company reported $0.13 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.69 by $0.56. The firm had revenue of $1.03 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.05 billion. View West Fraser Timber Co.'s Earnings History.
When will West Fraser Timber Co. make its next earnings announcement?
Where is West Fraser Timber Co.'s stock going? Where will West Fraser Timber Co.'s stock price be in 2017?
5 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for West Fraser Timber Co.'s shares. Their predictions range from C$53.00 to C$71.00. On average, they anticipate West Fraser Timber Co.'s share price to reach C$62.71 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for West Fraser Timber Co..
Who are some of West Fraser Timber Co.'s key competitors?
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How do I buy West Fraser Timber Co. stock?
Shares of West Fraser Timber Co. 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.
How much does a share of West Fraser Timber Co. stock cost?
One share of West Fraser Timber Co. stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$59.23.
Earnings History for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)Earnings History by Quarter for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|7/19/2017|| || || || || || || || |
|7/21/2015||Q2||$0.69||$0.13||$1.05 billion||$1.03 billion||View||Listen|
|7/16/2014||$1.05||$0.77||$1.05 billion||$1.05 billion||View||N/A|
Earnings Estimates for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.94
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
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Dividend History by Quarter for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
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Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)Insider Trades by Quarter for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|4/26/2017||Larry Earl Gardner||Insider||Sell||1,800||C$59.51||C$107,118.00|
|3/11/2016||Keith Darren Carter||Insider||Buy||145||C$46.70||C$6,771.50|
|2/29/2016||Henry Holman Ketcham III||Director||Buy||10,000||C$41.67||C$416,700.00|
|11/17/2015||Larry Sanford Hughes||Insider||Buy||21,000||C$46.68||C$980,366.10|
|11/13/2015||Larry Sanford Hughes||Insider||Buy||1,400||C$46.88||C$65,632.00|
|11/5/2015||John Kendall Ketcham||Director||Buy||14,000||C$35.45||C$496,294.40|
|8/28/2015||Raymond William Ferris||Insider||Buy||3,000||C$50.00||C$150,000.00|
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