Weyerhaeuser Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 08, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 31, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased WY stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
17.65% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $31.04, the dividend yield is 2.58%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WY was $31.04,
representing a -3% decrease from the 52 week high of $32 and a
66.88% increase over the 52 week low of $18.60.
WY is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). WY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.9. Zacks Investment Research reports WY's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 100.17%, compared to an
industry average of 21.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to WY through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WY as a top-10 holding:
- iShares S&P Global Timber &Forestry Index Fund (
- Guggenheim Timber ETF (
- PowerShares Active U.S. Real Estate Fund (
- iShares FTSE NAREIT Real Estate 50 Index Fund (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Real Estate Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSR with an increase of
16.21% over the last 100 days. WOOD has the highest percent
weighting of WY at 8.09%.