Brokerage Firm Rating Update on Domtar Corporation (UFS)

Domtar Corporation (UFS) : The consensus on Domtar Corporation (UFS) based on 8 analyst recommendation on the company stock is 3.38, which is interpreted as a Hold recommendation. Zacks Investment Research has issued a rank of 1 which endorses a Strong Buy on the stock. However, 1 brokers have a differing view as they consider the stock to be a Strong Buy at current levels. 1 analyst believes that the stock is a Buy, which can produce decent returns in the future. 2 experts consider that the stocks earnings and the quoted price is in harmony, hence, they give it a Hold rating. 2 analyst sees the stock overvalued at current levels and advises a Strong Sell on the stock. 2 analyst also believes that the downside risk to the stock is higher and suggests a Sell on Domtar Corporation (UFS).

Domtar Corporation (UFS) : Average target price received by Domtar Corporation (UFS) is $40.88 with an expected standard deviation of $6.51. The most aggressive target on the stock is $50, whereas the most downbeat target is $32. 8 financial analysts are currently covering the stock.


Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week Also, Citigroup maintains its view on Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) according to the research report released by the firm to its investors. The shares have now been rated Neutral by the stock experts at the ratings house. Citigroup raises the price target from $37 per share to $41 per share on Domtar Corporation. The rating by the firm was issued on August 2, 2016.

Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $37.84 and the intraday high of $38.48 after having opened at $38.43 on Wednesdays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $38.43, a loss of -1.40%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 574,527 shares. The stock failed to cross $38.48 in Wednesdays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $38.49.

Domtar Corporation designs, manufactures, markets and distributes a range of fiber-based products, including communication papers, specialty and packaging papers and absorbent hygiene products. The Company operates in two business segments: Pulp and Paper and Personal Care. The Companys Pulp and Paper segment is engaged in the design, manufacturing, marketing and distribution of communication papers, specialty and packaging papers, as well as softwood, fluff and hardwood market pulp. The Companys Personal Care segment is involved in the manufacturing, marketing and distribution of absorbent hygiene products. The Company is an integrated marketer and manufacturer of uncoated freesheet paper in North America for a range of customers, including merchants, retail outlets, stationers, printers, publishers, converters and end-users. It is also a marketer and producer of a broad line of incontinence care products.

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