Zacks Rating on Weyerhaeuser Company (WY)

Weyerhaeuser Company (WY) : 2 brokerage houses believe that Weyerhaeuser Company (WY) is a Strong Buy at current levels. 3 Analyst considers the fundamentals to be worthy of a Buy recommendation. 3 analysts believe that the current prices are in a balance with the stocks fundamentals, hence they propose Hold on Weyerhaeuser Company (WY). Zacks Investment Research suggests a Hold with a rank of 3.The median of all the 8 Wall Street Analysts endorse the stock as a Buy with a rating of 2.13.

Weyerhaeuser Company (WY) : The consensus price target for Weyerhaeuser Company (WY) is $34.5 for the short term with a standard deviation of $1.31. The most optimist securities analyst among the 8 who monitor the stock believes that the stock can reach $36, however, the pessimist price target for the company is $33.


Shares of Weyerhaeuser Co. appreciated by 0.13% during the last five trading days but lost 2.92% on a 4-week basis. Weyerhaeuser Co. is up 2.33% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 7.48%. Weyerhaeuser Company (NYSE:WY): stock turned positive on Tuesday. Though the stock opened at $31.48, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $31.78 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $31.38 and closed the trading day at $31.54, in the green by 1.02%. The total traded volume for the day was 2,975,322. The stock had closed at $31.22 in the previous days trading.

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 Companys operational segments include Timberlands, Wood Products and Cellulose Fibers. The Companys 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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