Rayonier is a leading timberland real estate investment trust with assets located in some of the most productive softwood timber growing regions in the United States and New Zealand. More Details
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Unattractive dividend payer and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Rayonier's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: RYN is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: RYN's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: RYN exceeded the US REITs industry which returned -6.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: RYN underperformed the US Market which returned 34.1% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Rayonier's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StThis Insider Has Just Sold Shares In Rayonier Inc. (NYSE:RYN)
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1 month ago | Simply Wall StDid You Participate In Any Of Rayonier's (NYSE:RYN) Respectable 96% Return?
Is Rayonier undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: RYN ($34.97) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($35.55)
Significantly Below Fair Value: RYN is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: RYN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (126.2x) compared to the US REITs industry average (43.4x).
PE vs Market: RYN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (126.2x) compared to the US market (21.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: RYN is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (11.7x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: RYN is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.3x) compared to the US REITs industry average (1.6x).
How is Rayonier forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: RYN's forecast earnings growth (10.8% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: RYN's earnings (10.8% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (20.4% per year).
High Growth Earnings: RYN's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: RYN's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-3.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: RYN's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-3.4% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: RYN's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (5.7%).
How has Rayonier performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: RYN has a large one-off loss of $32.2M impacting its December 31 2020 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: RYN's current net profit margins (4.3%) are lower than last year (8.3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: RYN's earnings have declined by 17.2% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: RYN's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: RYN had negative earnings growth (-37.4%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the REITs industry average (-5.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: RYN's Return on Equity (1.5%) is considered low.
How is Rayonier's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: RYN's short term assets ($170.6M) exceed its short term liabilities ($91.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: RYN's short term assets ($170.6M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($1.6B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: RYN's debt to equity ratio (71.5%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: RYN's debt to equity ratio has increased from 62.4% to 71.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: RYN's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (14.3%).
Interest Coverage: RYN's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2.9x coverage).
What is Rayonier current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: RYN's dividend (3.09%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.34%).
High Dividend: RYN's dividend (3.09%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.75%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: RYN's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: RYN's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (71.7%), RYN's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: RYN's dividends in 3 years are not forecast to be well covered by earnings (254.9% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Dave Nunes (58 yo)
Mr. David L. Nunes, also known as Dave, has been Chief Executive Officer, President and Director at Rayonier Inc. since June 30, 2014. Previously, Mr. Nunes served as the Chief Operating Officer at Rayonie...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Dave's total compensation ($USD4.68M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD6.21M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Dave's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Senior VP & CFO||6.17yrs||US$1.85m||0.035% |
|VP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary||6.67yrs||US$951.09k||0.033% |
|Senior Vice President of Real Estate Development||3.08yrs||US$843.24k||0.038% |
|Senior Vice President of Forest Resources||5.17yrs||US$1.58m||0.032% |
|Vice President of Human Resources & Information Technology||6.58yrs||US$433.37k||0.023% |
|VP of Financial Services & Corporate Controller||4.25yrs||no data||0.0043% |
Experienced Management: RYN's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.2 years average tenure).
|Independent Chairman||0.92yr||US$186.49k||0.017% |
|Independent Director||6.67yrs||US$167.49k||0.031% |
|Independent Director||0.083yr||no data||0.036% |
|Independent Director||3.17yrs||US$170.99k||0.0082% |
|Independent Director||13.5yrs||US$168.49k||0.027% |
|Independent Director||5.75yrs||US$168.49k||0.034% |
|Independent Director||0.083yr||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||0.75yr||no data||0.011% |
Experienced Board: RYN's board of directors are considered experienced (3.2 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: RYN insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 6.6%.
Rayonier Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Rayonier Inc.
- Ticker: RYN
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1926
- Industry: Specialized REITs
- Sector: Real Estate
- Market Cap: US$4.767b
- Shares outstanding: 137.67m
- Website: https://www.rayonier.com
Number of Employees
- Rayonier Inc.
- 1 Rayonier Way
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|RYN||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Feb 1994|
|RA6||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Feb 1994|
Rayonier is a leading timberland real estate investment trust with assets located in some of the most productive softwood timber growing regions in the United States and New Zealand. As of December 31, 202...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/02/24 23:29|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/02/24 00:00|
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