West Fraser Timber Dividend

What is West Fraser Timber current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

4/6

Dividend Score 4/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


1.38%

Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

West Fraser Timber Dividend Yield vs Market
How does WFG dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (WFG)1.4%
Market Bottom 25% (CA)1.8%
Market Top 25% (CA)5.8%
Industry Average (Forestry)1.6%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (WFG)1.0%

Notable Dividend: WFG's dividend (1.38%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (1.83%).

High Dividend: WFG's dividend (1.38%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (5.85%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

How stable has West Fraser Timber's dividend per share been in the past?
MonthDividend Per Share (annual)Avg. Yield (%)
12/31/20250.481
12/31/20240.953
12/31/20231.014
1/30/20231.21.38
12/7/20221.21.61
9/9/20221.21.55
6/9/20221.21.39
2/15/202211.13
12/9/20210.790.87
9/8/20210.780.95
6/8/20210.781.11
12/8/20200.620.91
9/9/20200.61.19
6/23/20200.581.32
2/11/20200.552.16
12/10/20190.61.41
6/11/20190.61.48
4/25/20190.591.36
12/11/20180.591.17
9/6/20180.61.13
6/12/20180.450.69
2/14/20180.460.67
12/12/20170.340.54
9/12/20170.340.58
6/12/20170.210.44
3/15/20170.20.48
12/6/20160.210.56
9/8/20160.210.65
6/14/20160.210.68
12/8/20150.190.62
9/15/20150.210.58
6/17/20150.210.48
12/9/20140.220.43
9/5/20140.240.49
6/17/20140.260.55
12/10/20130.250.54
9/10/20130.260.61
6/10/20130.260.66
2/14/20130.270.66
12/6/20120.280.73
9/11/20120.280.92
6/12/20120.271.06
2/16/20120.271.23

Stable Dividend: WFG's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: WFG's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its low payout ratio (4.5%), WFG's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its low cash payout ratio (6.2%), WFG's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by cash flows.


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