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Weyerhaeuser Co (WY) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2017

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Weyerhaeuser Co (WY) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on December 31, 2017. Weyerhaeuser Co is a real estate investment trust and is engaged in selling timber. Its objective is to maximize the long-term value of timberlands that it owns. It derives its revenue from investments in timberland, including the sale of standing timber. Weyerhaeuser Co has a market cap of $26.57 billion; its shares were traded at around $35.18 with a P/E ratio of 45.69 and P/S ratio of 3.70. The dividend yield of Weyerhaeuser Co stocks is 3.56%. Weyerhaeuser Co had annual average EBITDA growth of 0.20% over the past five years.

For the last quarter Weyerhaeuser Co reported a revenue of $1.8 billion, compared with the revenue of $1.6 billion during the same period a year ago. For the latest fiscal year the company reported a revenue of $7.2 billion, an increase of 13.1% from last year. For the last five years Weyerhaeuser Co had an average revenue growth rate of 1.4% a year.

The reported diluted earnings per share was 77 cents for the year, a decline of 44.6% from the previous year. Over the last five years Weyerhaeuser Co had an EPS growth rate of 0.8% a year. The Weyerhaeuser Co had a decent operating margin of 15.72%, compared with the operating margin of 13.67% a year before. The 10-year historical median operating margin of Weyerhaeuser Co is 9.94%. The profitability rank of the company is 5 (out of 10).

At the end of the fiscal year, Weyerhaeuser Co has the cash and cash equivalents of $824.0 million, compared with $676.0 million in the previous year. The long term debt was $6.2 billion, compared with $6.8 billion in the previous year. The interest coverage to the debt is 2.9, which is not a favorable level. Weyerhaeuser Co has a financial strength rank of 5 (out of 10).

At the current stock price of $35.18, Weyerhaeuser Co is traded at 80.4% premium to its historical median P/S valuation band of $19.50. The P/S ratio of the stock is 3.70, while the historical median P/S ratio is 2.05. The stock gained 7.55% during the past 12 months.

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

This article first appeared on GuruFocus.