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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE:WY) from Industrial Goods

Today’s top gainers include the company Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE:WY) which is in the industry Lumber, Wood Production, gaining 1.18% today. In the last week its performance is 8.62%, and -2.46% for the past quarter. Currently, Weyerhaeuser Co., WY has a target price of 34.2, so today’s gain of 1.18% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.40%.

Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE:WY), has a market cap of 22240.31, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.30%, and institutional ownership is 79.60%.

At the current price of 30.12, it has a dividend yield of 4.12%, and its target price is 34.2. This is with a profit margin of 6.10%, and total debt/equity of 0.89. Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE:WY) has a P/E of 36.33, as well as a forward P/E of 24.91.

With a current EPS of 0.83, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 25.94%,Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE:WY) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at -25.80%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 5.00%.

Performance for the year is -1.20%. Since its IPO date on 05/03/1973, the total performance to date is 2.64%.

Volume today for Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE:WY), is 4554988, while its average volume is 5365.73. Whilst the total gain today was 1.18%, it did have a day high of -6.57%.

Volatility for this week has been at 2.93%, and 2.35% for the month. The 52-week low for Weyerhaeuser Co., WY has been 39.49%, while the 52-week-high has reached -6.57%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 9.00%, and its return on assets is 2.90%. Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE:WY) has an operating margin of 12.60%. With a sales growth of 6.30% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Weyerhaeuser Co., WY is in the sector Industrial Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 0.89, and has a current ratio of 1.9 and 1.2 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Weyerhaeuser Co.? Well its PEG is 7.27, and the P/S is 3.09, along with a P/B of 1.85. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 53.59.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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