Insider Trading and Upgrades/Downgrades for Weyerhaeuser Company (NYSE:WY)



Weyerhaeuser Company (NYSE:WY) has a 1 Year Target Estimate of $35.21. The stock traded with the volume of 5.95 Million in the last trading session. Weyerhaeuser Company opened at $31.12 and closed by showing a decrease of -1.06%. The Bid price in the last session was $30.15 x 900 and the Ask price was $31.75 x 100. (The ask price is what sellers are willing to take for it. If you are selling a stock, you are going to get the bid price, if you are buying a stock you are going to get the ask price. The difference (or spread) goes to the broker/specialist that handles the transaction).

Weyerhaeuser Company has the Market Capitalization of 23.06 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $33.17 and 52-Week Low of $22.06 and it touched its 52-week high on Aug 5, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Feb 11, 2016.

Weyerhaeuser Company reported its last Earnings on Oct 28 BMO where the company reported Actual EPS of $0.27/Share whereas, the Analyst Estimated EPS was $0.29/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was $-0.02/share. This represented an Earnings Surprise of -6.9%. The company will report its next earnings on Feb 3 – Feb 7 (Est.).

12 number of analysts also provided their insight on Weyerhaeuser Company, where the Average Price Target for the stock is $35.21. They also projected Low Price Target as $31 while High Price Target is set at $37.

A number of analysts rated the stock as well: 4 analysts believe that the stock is a STRONG BUY while 6 reported it as Buy.3 analysts assigned a HOLD rating, 0 said it’s UNDERPERFORM and 0 say that this stock is a SELL.

Weyerhaeuser Company annual Divided is 1.24 while it’s Dividend Yield is 4.02%. The stock has its Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 55.25 and Forward Price to Earnings ratio of 26.67. The company has its Price to Sales (P/S) ratio of 3.55 where Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 2.51, Price to Cash Per share (P/C) of 29.99 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) has a value of 0.

The company has its Return on Assets (ROA) of 2.6 Percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 6.1% and Return on Investment (ROI) displays a value of 9.1%.

The stock is currently trading at Distance from 20-Day simple moving Average of 2.26% whereas, Distance from 50-Day Simple moving average is 0.67 Percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 2.97 percent.

A look at performance overview of Weyerhaeuser Company depicts that Performance (Week) is -4.05 percent while Performance Month is 3.01%. Quarterly performance shows a value of -1.28% and Half Year Performance value stands at 1.37%. Yearly performance of the stock has the value of -0.05 percent. Weyerhaeuser Company has its YTD performance of 7.15 Percent. (YTD performance is the most important factor to consider; if YTD is negative, the stock is declining; if the YTD Performance value is Positive the stock is surging).

Insider Trades:

Many Insiders have done trades inside the company. The latest trade was made on 9 Oct 2016 where Officer Merle Denise M did a transaction type “Buy” in which 4170 shares were traded at a price of $14.8. Another insider trade includes Officer Merle Denise M who also initiated a transaction in which 7250 shares were traded on 9 Oct 2016 as “Sell”. On 9 Oct 2016 Officer Merle Denise M traded 7250 shares as “Buy” at $20.42. Officer Merle Denise M Sell 4170 shares on 9 Oct 2016 at the price of $31.12.

Upgrades/Downgrades Report:

The latest Upgrades/Downgrades was done by Research firm Goldman on 22-Sep-16 who Initiated the stock  to Buy. Other firms have also Upgraded/Downgraded the stock. On 12-Aug-16, Dundee took an action “Downgrade” from Buy to Neutral. On 8-Aug-16, the stock was Downgrade to Neutral by DA Davidson.