West Fraser Timber Co Ltd

West Fraser Timber Co Ltd

Basic MaterialsForestry & Paper
  • Price (CAD)65.35
  • Today's Change0.540 / 0.83%
  • Shares traded354.63k
  • 1 Year change35.86%
  • Beta2.4588
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About the company

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.

  • Revenue in CAD (TTM)4.79bn
  • Net income in CAD-27.00m
  • Incorporated1954
  • Employees8.20k
  • Location
    West Fraser Timber Co LtdC/O West Fraser Group, 501-858 Beatty StVANCOUVER V6B 1C1CanadaCAN
  • Phone+1 (604) 895-2745
  • Fax+1 (604) 895-2745
  • Websitehttps://www.westfraser.com/
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
(5 yr avg)
Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
Capital expenditure
(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
Interfor Corp1.82bn-67.78m1.05bn3.37k--1.2120.870.5756-1.01-1.0127.0612.931.219.7615.98540,623.00-4.522.05-5.042.3110.5613.33-3.721.472.000.60520.33910.00-14.215.33-193.45--18.24--
Canfor Corporation4.48bn-134.20m1.95bn6.77k--1.158.810.4344-1.07-1.0735.8013.510.96024.0413.78662,518.50-3.194.86-4.596.4425.2830.82-3.323.810.7559-2.000.34240.00-7.656.83-174.11--5.26--
Potlatchdeltic Corp1.09bn23.64m4.00bn1.31k170.932.6732.123.670.26320.263212.1616.830.367512.6833.43627,571.600.79614.570.8444.8917.8223.672.178.570.99273.060.4035125.69-15.136.39-52.78-9.1518.592.34
West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.4.79bn-27.00m4.30bn8.20k--1.8018.000.8983-0.3945-0.394569.7135.971.014.9913.44584,146.30-0.56998.19-0.67989.5828.2734.20-0.56376.830.67880.3830.298310.62-20.284.81-118.52--0.0023.36
Ufp Industries Inc5.90bn254.13m5.03bn12.00k19.432.8613.980.8533.183.1873.8721.652.277.538.72369,594.1010.319.1213.1611.4616.1614.214.543.351.7951.070.107316.66-1.6310.6727.6625.2513.3914.49
Trex Company Inc1.04bn222.27m10.44bn1.33k47.3415.7043.0710.052.862.8613.378.631.299.614.09585,860.4027.6830.4132.9638.2343.0340.7121.4116.892.52--
Data as of Aug 12 2020. Currency figures normalised to West Fraser Timber Co Ltd's reporting currency: Canadian Dollar CAD

Institutional shareholders

23.73%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Norges Bank Investment Managementas of 31 Dec 20193.12m4.70%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. (Investment Management)as of 30 Jun 20202.71m4.08%
Fidelity (Canada) Asset Management ULCas of 30 Jun 20202.47m3.71%
Mackenzie Financial Corp.as of 30 Jun 20201.86m2.81%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 30 Jun 20201.49m2.24%
Pictet Asset Management SAas of 30 Jun 20201.46m2.20%
Dimensional Fund Advisors LPas of 09 Jul 2020848.95k1.28%
Kempen Capital Management NVas of 30 Jun 2020703.28k1.06%
Merian Global Investors (UK) Ltd.as of 30 Jun 2019574.91k0.87%
CIBC Asset Management, Inc.as of 29 Feb 2020525.76k0.79%
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