Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE:WY) [Trend Analysis] has kept up with the changing appetite, stock raised around 0.36% in early session as it gain volume of 9.26 Million shares as compare to its average volume of 5971.31 shares and then traded at $30.42.
Weyerhaeuser Company (WY) released that its board of directors declared a dividend of $0.31 per share on the Common Stock of the company, payable in cash on June 24, 2016 to holders of record of such common shares at the close of business on June 10, 2016.
Additionally, the company’s board of directors has declared a dividend of $0.7969 per share on the company’s 6.375% Mandatory Convertible Preference Shares, Series A, which will be payable in cash on July 1, 2016 to holders of record of such mandatory convertible preference shares at the close of business on June 15, 2016.
Moving toward the volatility measures, the price volatility of stock was 1.65% for a week and 1.70% for a month as well as price volatility’s Average True Range for 14 days was 0.53. The beta, which indicates risk in relegation to the market, remained 1.42. The firm past twelve months price to sales ratio was 3.15 and price to cash ratio remained 54.56. As far as the returns are concern, the return on equity was recorded as 7.10% and return on investment was 9.00%, while its return on asset stayed at 2.90%.
For current month, 2 analyst from pool recommended for an “overweight” rating, while 6 gave rating of “Buy” and 5 analysts suggest to “Hold” and 2 gave preference to “underweight,” according to research rating by WSJ. While alarming thing to be notice is price target, the average pool price target for WY has been mentioned as; 36.00 tends to high price target, medium level touched to 35.00, and 32.25 was assigned as lowest share price targets. To accommodate all of these, average analyst price target appeared by 34.48, where as the current price is 30.42, as per research conducted by WSJ.
The liquidity measure in recent quarter results of company was recorded 1.90 as current ratio, on the other side the debt to equity ratio was 0.89. The Company has gross margin of 19.60% and profit margin was positive 6.10% in trailing twelve months.
Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE:WY) is ahead its 52 week low with 39.48%and going down from its 52 week high price with -6.57%. The company’s shares performance for the last one month was -4.43% and -1.43% in the previous week. The stock price of firm is moving down from its 20 days moving average with -3.25% and remote isolated negatively from 50 days moving average with -1.90%.