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West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO) Stock Forecast, Price & News

C$76.21
+0.20 (+0.26 %)
(As of 01/18/2021 02:27 PM ET)
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Today's Range
C$75.07
Now: C$76.21
C$76.59
50-Day Range
C$71.91
MA: C$80.57
C$84.50
52-Week Range
C$21.60
Now: C$76.21
C$86.50
Volume84,124 shs
Average Volume426,392 shs
Market CapitalizationC$5.23 billion
P/E Ratio14.22
Dividend Yield1.05%
BetaN/A
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. 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 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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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.46 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 2.6Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Gold
Sub-IndustryN/A
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+1-604-8952700
Employees8,200

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesC$5.29 billion
Cash FlowC$4.55 per share
Book ValueC$41.00 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Market CapC$5.23 billion
Next Earnings Date2/9/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
C$76.21
+0.20 (+0.26 %)
(As of 01/18/2021 02:27 PM ET)
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West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO) (TSE:WFT) Frequently Asked Questions

How has West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO)'s stock been impacted by COVID-19?

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO)'s stock was trading at C$36.40 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, WFT shares have increased by 110.2% and is now trading at C$76.51.
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Is West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO) a buy right now?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO) in the last year. There are currently 4 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO) stock.
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When is West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO)'s next earnings date?

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO) is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 9th 2021.
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How were West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO)'s earnings last quarter?

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO) (TSE:WFT) issued its earnings results on Monday, October, 26th. The company reported $5.63 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $4.83 by $0.80. The business earned $1.69 billion during the quarter.
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How often does West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO) pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO)?

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO) announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 6th. Investors of record on Wednesday, July 15th will be given a dividend of 0.20 per share on Wednesday, July 15th. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.05%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, July 6th.
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Is West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO) a good dividend stock?

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO) pays an annual dividend of C$0.80 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.05%. The dividend payout ratio of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO) is 14.93%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for WFT?

5 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO)'s stock. Their forecasts range from C$75.00 to C$125.00. On average, they expect West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO)'s share price to reach C$93.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 22.4% from the stock's current price.
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Who are West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO)'s key executives?

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO)'s management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Raymond W. Ferris, CEO, Pres & Corp. Director (Age 57, Pay $703.75k)
  • Mr. Christopher A. Virostek, CFO & VP of Fin. (Age 47, Pay $423.75k)
  • Mr. Christopher D. McIver, Vice-Pres of Sales & Marketing
  • Mr. Chuck H. Watkins, Vice-Pres of Capital & Technology
  • Mr. D'Arcy Robert Henderson, Vice-Pres, Canadian Woodland Operations
  • Mr. Tom Vaios Theodorakis, Corp. Sec.

What is West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO)'s stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO)?

Shares of WFT 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.

What is West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO)'s stock price today?

One share of WFT stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$76.51.

How big of a company is West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO)?

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO) has a market capitalization of C$5.25 billion and generates C$5.29 billion in revenue each year. West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO) employs 8,200 workers across the globe.

What is West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO)'s official website?

The official website for West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO) is www.westfraser.com.

How can I contact West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO)?

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (WFT.TO)'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.

This page was last updated on 1/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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