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West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (T:WFT)

Business Focus: Logging & Sawmills

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Mostly sunny as of April 01, 2019
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Company News

Mar 29, 2019 17:01 ET
West Fraser Enters into Automatic Share Purchase Plan
VANCOUVER, March 29, 2019 /CNW/ - West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. ("West Fraser" or the "Company") announced today that, in connection with its normal course issuer bid previously announced on September 17, 2018, West Fraser has entered into a new automatic share purchase plan pursuant to which the securities dealer acting as the Company's agent for the normal course issuer bid may acquire, at its discretion, common shares of West Fraser on West Fraser's behalf during the quarterly blackout period of the Company for its first quarter 2019 results commencing April 1, 2019, subject to certain para
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Mar 26, 2019 17:01 ET
West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. - Notice of First Quarter Results Conference Call
VANCOUVER, March 26, 2019 /CNW/ - West Fraser will hold an analysts' conference call to discuss first quarter 2019 financial and operating results on Friday, April 26, 2019 at 8:30 a.m. Pacific Time/11:30 a.m. Eastern Time.
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Valuation Ratios

Industry
Sector
Beta
1.17
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Price to Sales - TTM
0.73
0.48
7.75
Price to Book - most recent quarter
1.62
1.11
1.97
Price to Cash Flow per share - TTM
4.21
5.98
7.97
Price to Free Cash Flow per share - TTM
8.95
7.88
20.31
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Short Report

DateNumber of Shares ShortedNet Change
Mar 31, 2019591,189-127,870
Mar 15, 2019719,059-171,111
Feb 28, 2019890,170-132,648
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Business Summary

Sector:  Basic Materials Industry:  Forest & Wood Products

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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Insights: Holding pattern for stocks, but what's next? Plus Insider of the Week $EWC $HII.CA $GOLD $WDO.CA $WFT.CA https://www.canadianinsider.com/canadian-insider-insights/holding-pattern-whats-next
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Insiders bet West Fraser Timber stock will close the gap $WFT.CA https://www.canadianinsider.com/blog/insiders-bet-west-fraser-timber-stock-will-close-gap
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Ouch: $WFT.CA: Adj EPS $0.63 vs $2.58 previous. Drop due in part to lower lumber prices & volumes + rising costs https://www.canadianinsider.com/west-fraser-announces-2018-annual-and-fourth-quarter-results
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Lumber prices are on the rise, and so are forestry stocks $WFT.TO $CFP.TO https://www.canadianinsider.com/company?ticker=WFT
Jan 24, 2019 09:51 am
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INK Edge Highlights: Notable insider buying at $RNX.CA, $WFT.CA & $TCL.A.CA https://www.canadianinsider.com/selected-ink-edge-highlights/2018-10-26/rnc-minerals-rnx-has-notable-insider-buying
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Insiders bet West Fraser Timber stock will close the gap $WFT.CA https://www.canadianinsider.com/blog/insiders-bet-west-fraser-timber-stock-will-close-gap
Feb 21, 2019 09:55 am
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Ouch: $WFT.CA: Adj EPS $0.63 vs $2.58 previous. Drop due in part to lower lumber prices & volumes + rising costs https://www.canadianinsider.com/west-fraser-announces-2018-annual-and-fourth-quarter-results
Feb 12, 2019 05:36 pm
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Lumber prices are on the rise, and so are forestry stocks $WFT.TO $CFP.TO https://www.canadianinsider.com/company?ticker=WFT
Jan 24, 2019 09:51 am
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INK Edge Highlights: Notable insider buying at $RNX.CA, $WFT.CA & $TCL.A.CA https://www.canadianinsider.com/selected-ink-edge-highlights/2018-10-26/rnc-minerals-rnx-has-notable-insider-buying
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