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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 5.74% today. In the last week its performance is 6.44%, and 9.73% for the past quarter. Currently, Weyerhaeuser Co., WY has a target price of 34.96, so today’s gain of 5.74% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 2.80%.

Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE:WY), has a market cap of 24204.04, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.20%, and institutional ownership is 77.80%.

At the current price of 32.08, it has a dividend yield of 3.87%, and its target price is 34.96. This is with a profit margin of 7.00%, and total debt/equity of 0.99. Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE:WY) has a P/E of 46.36, as well as a forward P/E of 26.73.

With a current EPS of 0.69, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 49.25%,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 21.24%. Since its IPO date on 5/3/1973, the total performance to date is 10.39%.

Volume today for Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE:WY), is 7912400, while its average volume is 4323.54. Whilst the total gain today was 5.74%, it did have a day high of -2.35%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.98%, and 2.04% for the month. The 52-week low for Weyerhaeuser Co., WY has been 50.02%, while the 52-week-high has reached -2.35%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 9.10%, and its return on assets is 2.70%. Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE:WY) has an operating margin of 13.40%. With a sales growth of 23.00% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Weyerhaeuser Co., WY is in the sector Industrial Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 0.99, and has a current ratio of 2.1 and 1.9 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Weyerhaeuser Co.? Well its PEG is 9.27, and the P/S is 3.66, along with a P/B of 2.53. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 49.91.

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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