West Fraser Timber Co. Company Profile (TSE:WFT)

About West Fraser Timber Co.

West Fraser Timber Co. logoWest 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.

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  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: WFT
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Key Metrics:
  • 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
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.63)
Consensus Price Target: C$56.32

Analysts' Ratings History for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/23/2017CIBCBoost Price TargetC$50.00 -> C$59.00View Rating Details
2/22/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperformC$57.00 -> C$62.00View Rating Details
2/21/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyC$60.00 -> C$65.00View Rating Details
2/17/2017ScotiabankBoost Price TargetOutperformC$57.75 -> C$58.25View Rating Details
2/17/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Boost Price TargetOutperformC$55.00 -> C$60.00View Rating Details
1/6/2017RBC Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetC$45.00 -> C$50.00View Rating Details
6/17/2016Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformC$54.00 -> C$40.00View Rating Details
4/26/2016Dundee SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 3/1/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/24/2017        
7/21/2015Q2$0.69$0.13ViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2014Q3$0.93$1.00ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/17/2014$1.05$0.77ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2014$0.88$0.92ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/17/2013Q2 13$2.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.16 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.43$0.95$0.69
Q2 20162$0.78$0.84$0.81
Q3 20162$0.90$1.12$1.01
Q4 20162$0.74$1.06$0.90
Q1 20172$0.64$0.94$0.79
Q2 20172$0.72$1.14$0.93
Q3 20171$1.23$1.23$1.23
Q4 20172$0.90$1.08$0.99
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/16/2016QuarterlyC$0.070.56%12/16/20161/10/20171/10/2017
9/27/2016QuarterlyC$0.070.67%9/27/201610/13/201610/13/2016
3/17/2016QuarterlyC$0.070.6%3/17/20164/4/20164/4/2016
12/17/2015QuarterlyC$0.070.55%12/17/20151/11/20161/11/2016
9/24/2015QuarterlyC$0.070.54%9/24/201510/13/201510/13/2015
6/25/2015QuarterlyC$0.070.41%6/25/20157/20/20157/20/2015
2/19/2015QuarterlyC$0.060.45%3/18/20153/20/20154/2/2015
12/9/2014quarterlyC$0.070.46%12/18/201412/22/20141/12/2015
9/25/2014QuarterlyC$0.070.5%9/25/201410/14/201410/14/2014
6/17/2014quarterlyC$0.076/26/20146/30/20147/21/2014
2/13/2014quarterlyC$0.070.53%3/19/20143/21/20144/4/2014
12/10/2013C$0.1312/19/201312/23/20131/13/2014
12/10/2013quarterlyC$0.140.58%12/19/201312/23/20131/13/2014
9/11/2013quarterlyC$0.149/30/201310/15/2013
6/10/2013quarterlyC$0.146/24/20137/15/2013
2/14/2013quarterlyC$0.143/22/20134/5/2013
12/10/2012quarterlyC$0.1412/18/201212/28/2012
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/11/2016Keith Darren CarterInsiderBuy145C$46.70C$6,771.50
2/29/2016Henry Holman Ketcham IIIDirectorBuy10,000C$41.67C$416,700.00
2/25/2016Gerald MillerDirectorBuy1,000C$38.75C$38,750.00
2/16/2016Edward SeraphimDirectorBuy12,500C$42.50C$531,250.00
2/16/2016Rodger HutchinsonInsiderBuy1,000C$41.64C$41,640.00
11/17/2015Larry Sanford HughesInsiderBuy21,000C$46.68C$980,366.10
11/13/2015Larry Sanford HughesInsiderBuy1,400C$46.88C$65,632.00
11/10/2015Rodger HutchinsonInsiderBuy1,000C$46.60C$46,600.00
11/5/2015John Kendall KetchamDirectorBuy14,000C$35.45C$496,294.40
8/28/2015Raymond William FerrisInsiderBuy3,000C$50.00C$150,000.00
10/31/2014Gerald MillerDirectorSell1,000C$58.03C$58,025.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)
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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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Earnings by Quarter for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for West Fraser Timber Co. (TSE:WFT)

Last Updated on 3/1/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff