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Potlatch Corp (PCH) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2017

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Potlatch Corp (PCH) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on December 31, 2017. Potlatch Corp is a real estate investment trust. It operates a real estate sales business and five wood products manufacturing facilities that produce lumber and plywood. Potlatch Corp has a market cap of $2.22 billion; its shares were traded at around $54.75 with a P/E ratio of 26.09 and P/S ratio of 3.36. The dividend yield of Potlatch Corp stocks is 2.78%. Potlatch Corp had annual average EBITDA growth of 1.50% over the past ten years.


For the last quarter Potlatch Corp reported a revenue of $175.2 million, compared with the revenue of $155.7 million during the same period a year ago. For the latest fiscal year the company reported a revenue of $678.6 million, an increase of 13.3% from last year. For the last five years Potlatch Corp had an average revenue growth rate of 4% a year.

The reported diluted earnings per share was $2.1 for the year, an increase of 677.8% from previous year. Over the last five years Potlatch Corp had an average EPS decline of 8.6% a year. The Potlatch Corp enjoyed an operating margin of 21.44%, compared with the operating margin of 5.93% a year before. The 10-year historical median operating margin of Potlatch Corp is 15.81%. The profitability rank of the company is 8 (out of 10).

At the end of the fiscal year, Potlatch Corp has the cash and cash equivalents of $120.5 million, compared with $82.6 million in the previous year. The long term debt was $559.1 million, compared with $573.0 million in the previous year. Potlatch Corp has a financial strength rank of 5 (out of 10).

At the current stock price of $54.75, Potlatch Corp is traded at 21.2% premium to its historical median P/S valuation band of $45.19. The P/S ratio of the stock is 3.36, while the historical median P/S ratio is 2.75. The stock gained 25.91% during the past 12 months.

For the complete 20-year historical financial data of PCH, click here.

This article first appeared on GuruFocus.