Weyerhaeuser Co (WY) : Merriman Wealth Management added new position in Weyerhaeuser Co during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 81,010 shares of Weyerhaeuser Co which is valued at $2,484,577 , the company said in a statement filed on Jul 8, 2016 with the SEC.Weyerhaeuser Co makes up approximately 0.69% of Merriman Wealth Management’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , British Columbia Investment Management Corp boosted its stake in WY in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 75,486 additional shares and now holds a total of 488,342 shares of Weyerhaeuser Co which is valued at $14,977,449. Weyerhaeuser Co makes up approx 0.13% of British Columbia Investment Management Corp’s portfolio. Baxter Bros Inc sold out all of its stake in WY during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 8,293 shares of WY which is valued $254,346.Next Financial Group Inc reduced its stake in WY by selling 13 shares or 0.28% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 4,552 shares of WY which is valued at $139,610. Weyerhaeuser Co makes up approx 0.04% of Next Financial Group Inc’s portfolio.Curbstone Financial Management Corp reduced its stake in WY by selling 1,520 shares or 1.27% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 118,560 shares of WY which is valued at $3,636,235. Weyerhaeuser Co makes up approx 1.21% of Curbstone Financial Management Corp’s portfolio.First Financial Bank N.a. – Trust Division boosted its stake in WY in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 100 additional shares and now holds a total of 6,990 shares of Weyerhaeuser Co which is valued at $207,603. Weyerhaeuser Co makes up approx 0.04% of First Financial Bank N.a. – Trust Division’s portfolio.
Weyerhaeuser Co opened for trading at $31.94 and hit $32.09 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $31.97, with a gain of 0.38% or 0.12 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 36,68,942 shares. Company has a market cap of $23,884 M.
On the company’s financial health, Weyerhaeuser Co reported $0.24 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.04 according to the earnings call on May 6, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.20. The company had revenue of $1741.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1972.56 million. The company’s revenue was up .8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.19 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Weyerhaeuser Co. Weyerhaeuser Co was Upgraded by DA Davidson to ” Buy” on Jun 29, 2016. Shares were Downgraded by DA Davidson on May 9, 2016 to ” Neutral” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 33 from a previous price target of $34 .
Weyerhaeuser Company is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company is an owner of timberlands. It is principally engaged in growing and harvesting timber as well as manufacturing distributing and selling products made from trees. The Company owns nearly 7 million acres of timberlands primarily in the United States and manages additional timberlands under long-term licenses in Canada. It is engaged in the manufacturing of wood and specialty cellulose fibers products. The Company’s operational segments include Timberlands Wood Products and Cellulose Fibers. The Company’s Timberlands segment manages approximately 6.9 million acres of private commercial timberlands across the world. The Wood Products segment manufactures and distributes wood products primarily in North America and Asia. The Cellulose Fibers segment is involved in the production of absorbent fluff pulp used in products such as diapers.