Dropping The 52 Week Low, Weyerhaeuser Co (NYSE:WY) Finishing At $25.12


Weyerhaeuser Co (NYSE:WY)

December 5th, 2018
Amidst falling markets Weyerhaeuser Co fell $1.38 Tuesday, a 5.21% decline, closing at $25.12. As well as the drop in value, Weyerhaeuser Co hit a new 52 week low of $25.10, breaking the previous low of $25.75 from earlier this July.

WY was outperformed by the rest of the Real Estate sector which went down just 1.26%.
Weyerhaeuser Co is listed on the S&P 500 index, and was one of 465 stocks that slumped today. Weighted by market cap, WY represents about 0.07% of the S&P 500.

Forecasts from 10 analysts points to the possibility that Weyerhaeuser Co could rise significantly (33%), while Finbox has calculated (with low uncertainty) a fair value price of $30.70.

Market Sectors

The market sectors were mixed Wednesday with a majority of the sectors trending down. Utilities saw the biggest increase of the day (0.15%), while Financials saw the biggest drop (4.40%). Healthcare has seen the biggest year-to-date gain at 13%. The biggest loss this year has been the Communication Services sector declining 13%.

Utilities saw the biggest turnaround from its 5-day performance of 2.31%, as it went up 0.15%. Industrials and Consumer Discretionary saw turn arounds from their five day positive performance, Industrials with a drop of 4.35%.

Sector Breakdown

  • Utilities went up with a 0.15% change.
  • Real Estate went down with a -1.26% change.
  • Consumer Staples went down with a -1.63% change.
  • Healthcare went down with a -2.30% change.
  • Energy went down with a -2.93% change.
  • Materials went down with a -3.08% change.
  • Communication Services went down with a -3.14% change.
  • Information Technology went down with a -3.86% change.
  • Consumer Discretionary went down with a -3.91% change.
  • Industrials went down with a -4.35% change.
  • Financials went down with a -4.40% change.

Weyerhaeuser is based in Federal Way, United States of America. It was founded by Friedrich Weyerhäuser in 1900.

Weyerhaeuser Co Info

Weyerhaeuser Company, one of the world’s largest private owners of timberlands, began operations in 1900. We own or control 12.4 million acres of timberlands in the U.S. and manage additional timberlands under long-term licenses in Canada. We manage these timberlands on a sustainable basis in compliance with internationally recognized forestry standards. We are also one of the largest manufacturers of wood products. Our company is a real estate investment trust. In February 2016, we merged with Plum Creek Timber Company, Inc. In 2017, we generated $7.2 billion in net sales and employed approximately 9,300 people who serve customers worldwide. We are listed on the North American and World Dow Jones Sustainability Indices. Our common stock trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol WY.

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