TSE:WFT - West Fraser Timber Stock Price, Price Target & More

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C$84.54 +0.08 (+0.09 %)
(As of 06/21/2018 10:02 AM ET)
Previous CloseC$84.46
Today's RangeC$84.11 - C$84.88
52-Week RangeC$58.40 - C$97.99
Volume40,324 shs
Average Volume324,195 shs
Market CapitalizationC$6.70 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.71%
Beta1.41
West Fraser Timber logoWest Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. produces and sells lumber, panels, and pulp and paper in western Canada and the southern United States. The company offers spruce/pine/fir and southern yellow pine lumber, as well as newsprint, wood chips, and lignin. It also provides treated wood, medium density fiberboard panels, laminated veneer lumber panels, and plywood; northern bleached softwood Kraft pulp used to produce various paper products, including printing and writing papers, specialty grades, and various tissue products; and 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 was founded in 1955 and is based in Vancouver, Canada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Gold
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBasic Materials
SymbolTSE:WFT
CUSIPN/A
Phone+1-604-8952700

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins15.04%
Return on Equity31.45%
Return on Assets18.92%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares77,324,000

West Fraser Timber (TSE:WFT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is West Fraser Timber's stock symbol?

West Fraser Timber trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "WFT."

How often does West Fraser Timber pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for West Fraser Timber?

West Fraser Timber announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, June 26th. Investors of record on Wednesday, July 18th will be paid a dividend of 0.15 per share on Wednesday, July 18th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.71%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, June 26th. View West Fraser Timber's Dividend History.

How were West Fraser Timber's earnings last quarter?

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 25th. The company reported $2.98 earnings per share for the quarter. The business earned $1.36 billion during the quarter. West Fraser Timber had a return on equity of 31.45% and a net margin of 15.04%. View West Fraser Timber's Earnings History.

When is West Fraser Timber's next earnings date?

West Fraser Timber is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July, 19th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for West Fraser Timber.

What price target have analysts set for WFT?

6 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for West Fraser Timber's shares. Their predictions range from C$76.00 to C$120.00. On average, they expect West Fraser Timber's share price to reach C$97.83 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for West Fraser Timber.

Who are some of West Fraser Timber's key competitors?

Who are West Fraser Timber's key executives?

West Fraser Timber's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Edward R. Seraphim, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Raymond W. Ferris, Pres & COO
  • Mr. Christopher A. Virostek, CFO & VP of Fin. (Age 45)
  • Mr. Christopher D. McIver, Vice-Pres of Sales & Marketing
  • Mr. Sean P. McLaren, Vice-Pres of U.S. Lumber

Has West Fraser Timber been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about WFT stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. West Fraser Timber earned a coverage optimism score of 0.03 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company an impact score of 45.76 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

How do I buy shares of West Fraser Timber?

Shares of WFT 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 West Fraser Timber's stock price today?

One share of WFT stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$84.54.

How big of a company is West Fraser Timber?

West Fraser Timber has a market capitalization of C$6.70 billion.

How can I contact West Fraser Timber?

West Fraser Timber's mailing address is 858 Beatty St Suite 501, VANCOUVER, BC V6B 1C1, Canada. The company can be reached via phone at +1-604-8952700.


MarketBeat Community Rating for West Fraser Timber (WFT)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  258 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  231 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  489
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about West Fraser Timber and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WFT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WFT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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