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WFG

West Fraser Timber TSX:WFG Stock Report

Last Price

CA$109.49

Market Cap

CA$9.2b

7D

0.4%

1Y

3.1%

Updated

27 Nov, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
WFG fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation4/6
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends4/6

WFG Stock Overview

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd., a diversified wood products company, engages in manufacturing, selling, marketing, and distributing lumber, engineered wood products, pulp, newsprint, wood chips, and other residuals and renewable energy.

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for West Fraser Timber
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceCA$109.49
52 Week HighCA$132.91
52 Week LowCA$89.95
Beta1.96
1 Month Change4.04%
3 Month Change-11.32%
1 Year Change3.06%
3 Year Change89.53%
5 Year Change37.19%
Change since IPO2,037.39%

Recent News & Updates

Recent updates

What Is West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.'s (TSE:WFG) Share Price Doing?

Jul 19
What Is West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.'s (TSE:WFG) Share Price Doing?

Is Now The Time To Put West Fraser Timber (TSE:WFG) On Your Watchlist?

Jul 06
Is Now The Time To Put West Fraser Timber (TSE:WFG) On Your Watchlist?

Is West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFG) Trading At A 43% Discount?

Mar 23
Is West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFG) Trading At A 43% Discount?

I Ran A Stock Scan For Earnings Growth And West Fraser Timber (TSE:WFG) Passed With Ease

Jan 12
I Ran A Stock Scan For Earnings Growth And West Fraser Timber (TSE:WFG) Passed With Ease

These 4 Measures Indicate That West Fraser Timber (TSE:WFG) Is Using Debt Safely

Dec 28
These 4 Measures Indicate That West Fraser Timber (TSE:WFG) Is Using Debt Safely

Calculating The Fair Value Of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFG)

Dec 13
Calculating The Fair Value Of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFG)

Is West Fraser Timber (TSE:WFG) A Risky Investment?

Sep 06
Is West Fraser Timber (TSE:WFG) A Risky Investment?

We Think West Fraser Timber (TSE:WFG) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt

May 20
We Think West Fraser Timber (TSE:WFG) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFG) Looks Interesting, And It's About To Pay A Dividend

Mar 12
West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFG) Looks Interesting, And It's About To Pay A Dividend

West Fraser Timber (TSE:WFG) Posted Healthy Earnings But There Are Some Other Factors To Be Aware Of

Feb 23
West Fraser Timber (TSE:WFG) Posted Healthy Earnings But There Are Some Other Factors To Be Aware Of

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.'s (TSE:WFG) Stock On An Uptrend: Could Fundamentals Be Driving The Momentum?

Feb 04
West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.'s (TSE:WFG) Stock On An Uptrend: Could Fundamentals Be Driving The Momentum?

News Flash: Analysts Just Made A Sizeable Upgrade To Their West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) Forecasts

Jan 14
News Flash: Analysts Just Made A Sizeable Upgrade To Their West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) Forecasts

Why You Might Be Interested In West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) For Its Upcoming Dividend

Dec 23
Why You Might Be Interested In West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) For Its Upcoming Dividend

Industry Analysts Just Made A Upgrade To Their West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) Revenue Forecasts

Dec 11
Industry Analysts Just Made A Upgrade To Their West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSE:WFT) Revenue Forecasts

Here's What West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.'s (TSE:WFT) Shareholder Ownership Structure Looks Like

Dec 10
Here's What West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.'s (TSE:WFT) Shareholder Ownership Structure Looks Like

Shareholder Returns

WFGCA ForestryCA Market
7D0.4%0.7%2.1%
1Y3.1%-1.9%-1.4%

Return vs Industry: WFG exceeded the Canadian Forestry industry which returned -1.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: WFG exceeded the Canadian Market which returned -1.4% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is WFG's price volatile compared to industry and market?
WFG volatility
WFG Average Weekly Movement5.7%
Forestry Industry Average Movement5.9%
Market Average Movement9.9%
10% most volatile stocks in CA Market18.0%
10% least volatile stocks in CA Market4.1%

Stable Share Price: WFG is less volatile than 75% of Canadian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.

Volatility Over Time: WFG's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
195511,000Ray Ferrishttps://www.westfraser.com

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd., a diversified wood products company, engages in manufacturing, selling, marketing, and distributing lumber, engineered wood products, pulp, newsprint, wood chips, and other residuals and renewable energy. It offers spruce-pine-fir and southern yellow pine lumber, treated wood products, medium density fiberboard panels and plywood, oriented strand board, and laminated veneer lumber wood products. The company also provides northern bleached softwood Kraft pulp and bleached chemical thermo-mechanical pulp used to produce various paper products, including printing and writing papers, specialty grades, and various tissue products.

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. Fundamentals Summary

How do West Fraser Timber's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
WFG fundamental statistics
Market CapCA$9.20b
Earnings (TTM)CA$3.21b
Revenue (TTM)CA$13.54b

2.9x

P/E Ratio

0.7x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
WFG income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$10.12b
Cost of RevenueUS$5.18b
Gross ProfitUS$4.94b
Other ExpensesUS$2.54b
EarningsUS$2.40b

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)28.59
Gross Margin48.81%
Net Profit Margin23.73%
Debt/Equity Ratio6.4%

How did WFG perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

1.5%

Current Dividend Yield

4%

Payout Ratio