Weiss Asset Management Lp adds Weyerhaeuser Co (WY) to its portfolio

Weyerhaeuser Co (WY) : Weiss Asset Management Lp added new position in Weyerhaeuser Co during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 2,424,731 shares of Weyerhaeuser Co which is valued at $77,251,930 , the company said in a statement filed on Aug 12, 2016 with the SEC.Weyerhaeuser Co makes up approximately 3.06% of Weiss Asset Management Lp’s portfolio.

Other Hedge Funds, Including , State Of Tennessee Treasury Department boosted its stake in WY in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 400,113 additional shares and now holds a total of 520,978 shares of Weyerhaeuser Co which is valued at $16,598,359. Weyerhaeuser Co makes up approx 0.08% of State Of Tennessee Treasury Department’s portfolio.Neuberger Berman Group boosted its stake in WY in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 2,156,249 additional shares and now holds a total of 10,325,666 shares of Weyerhaeuser Co which is valued at $339,507,898. Weyerhaeuser Co makes up approx 0.45% of Neuberger Berman Group’s portfolio. Prentiss Smith Co Inc added WY to its portfolio by purchasing 648 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $21,203. Weyerhaeuser Co makes up approx 0.01% of Prentiss Smith Co Inc’s portfolio.First National Trust Co reduced its stake in WY by selling 1,161 shares or 7.9% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 13,532 shares of WY which is valued at $440,873. Weyerhaeuser Co makes up approx 0.07% of First National Trust Co’s portfolio.

Weyerhaeuser Co opened for trading at $31.4 and hit $31.72 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $31.64, with a gain of 1.74% or 0.54 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 34,01,505 shares. Company has a market cap of $23,690 M.

On the company’s financial health, Weyerhaeuser Co reported $0.21 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.01 based on the information available during the earnings call on Aug 5, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.22. The company had revenue of $1655.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1926.61 million. The company’s revenue was up 23.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.26 EPS.

Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Weyerhaeuser Co. Weyerhaeuser Co was Downgraded by Dundee to ” Neutral” on Aug 12, 2016. DA Davidson Downgraded Weyerhaeuser Co on Aug 8, 2016 to ” Neutral”, Price Target of the shares are set at $33.Weyerhaeuser Co was Upgraded by DA Davidson to ” Buy” on Jun 29, 2016.

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.

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