Here's What You May Have Missed About Weyerhaeuser Company(WY)

More and more people are talking about Weyerhaeuser Company over the last few weeks. Is it worth buying the Specialty Real Estate Investment Trust stock at a price of $30.12? Only time will tell. The information below will give you a basic idea of what this investment may entail:

  • Weyerhaeuser Company has moved 4.0% over the last year, and the S&P 500 logged a change of 17.0%

  • WY has an average analyst rating of buy and is -20.74% away from its mean target price of $38.0 per share

  • Its trailing earnings per share (EPS) is $0.87

  • Weyerhaeuser Company has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 34.6 while the S&P 500 average is 15.97

  • Its forward earnings per share (EPS) is $1.29 and its forward P/E ratio is 23.3

  • The company has a Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 2.15 in contrast to the S&P 500's average ratio of 2.95

  • Weyerhaeuser Company is part of the Real Estate sector, which has an average P/E ratio of 24.81 and an average P/B of 2.24

  • WY has reported YOY quarterly earnings growth of -22.0% and gross profit margins of 0.2%

  • The company has a free cash flow of $1.05 Billion, which refers to the total sum of all its inflows and outflows of cash over the last quarter

  • Weyerhaeuser Company, one of the world's largest private owners of timberlands, began operations in 1900. We own or control approximately 11 million acres of timberlands in the U.S. and manage additional timberlands under long-term licenses in Canada. We manage these timberlands on a sustainable basis in compliance with internationally recognized forestry standards. We are also one of the largest manufacturers of wood products in North America. Our company is a real estate investment trust. In 2022, we generated $10.2 billion in net sales and employed approximately 9,200 people who serve customers worldwide. Our common stock trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol WY.

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