About West Fraser Timber Co.
West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. is a Canada-based integrated wood products company producing lumber, wood chips, laminated veneer lumber (LVL), medium density fiberboard (MDF), plywood, pulp, energy and newsprint. The Company has operations in western Canada and the southern United States. The Company's operating segments are Lumber, Panels, and Pulp and Paper. Its Lumber segment includes the shipment and production of spruce/pine/fir (SPF) and southern yellow pine (SYP). The Panels segment includes its plywood operations, MDF operations and LVL operation. LVL is used in single-family homes. The Pulp and Paper segment includes the Company's northern-bleached softwood kraft (NBSK), bleached chemi-thermomechanical pulp (BCTMP) and newsprint businesses. It is also a sheathing plywood producer in Canada. It operates a wood preservation facility in Sundre, Alberta. It operates over two MDF plants, such as Ranger Board and WestPine, located in Western Canada.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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- Exchange: TSE
- Symbol: WFT
- Previous Close: $54.62
- 50 Day Moving Average: $48.20
- 200 Day Moving Average: $45.54
- 52-Week Range: C$35.35 - C$55.82
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.15
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Market Cap: $4.31B
- Outstanding Shares: 78,163,000
Earnings History 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|
|4/24/2017|| || || || || || || || |
Earnings Estimates for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.16 EPS
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
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Dividend History for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
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Insider Trading History 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|
|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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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. declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, December 16th. Investors of record on Tuesday, January 10th will be given a dividend of 0.07 per share on Tuesday, January 10th. This represents a $0.28 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.51%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 16th.
Where is West Fraser Timber Co.'s stock going? Where will West Fraser Timber Co.'s stock price be in 2017?
8 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for West Fraser Timber Co.'s shares. Their forecasts range from C$40.00 to C$65.00. On average, they anticipate West Fraser Timber Co.'s share price to reach C$56.32 in the next twelve months.
When will West Fraser Timber Co. announce their earnings?
West Fraser Timber Co. is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April, 24th 2017.
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$55.13.
West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT) Chart for Wednesday, March, 1, 2017
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