|Bid||80.00 x 800|
|Ask||84.00 x 800|
|Day's Range||80.29 - 80.89|
|52 Week Range||60.17 - 83.88|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.48%|
Nov.29 -- The iShares Global Timber & Forestry ETF (WOOD) tracks the forest and paper product industry and has gained more than 30 percent this year.
In the battle against paper, mutual-fund companies just scored a big win. Under a new rule announced by the Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday, registered investment companies won’t have to send printed shareholder reports through the mail, starting in January 2021. Just about every other aspect of fund communications and data have already gone online—from electronic delivery of prospectuses to quarterly performance reports and updates of holdings.
In this article, we take a look at the charts and try to determine how active traders will position themselves to profit from the resumption of the powerful uptrend. One of the most widely followed exchange-traded funds (ETFs) by retail investors seeking exposure to the global timber and forestry market is the iShares Global Timber & Forestry ETF. Taking a look at the chart, you can see that the price is trading a along a well-defined trendline and that it has behaved consistently on each attempted pullback.
The “Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey” (or JOLTS) data for February was reported on April 13, and it contains information about job openings and total separations. The total number of separations includes layoffs, retirements, and voluntary quitting. As per the latest JOLTS report, the total separations for February was 5.2 million at a rate of 3.5% of the total workforce and a decrease from the January reading of 5.9 million and 4.1%, respectively.
January’s JOLTS (Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey) data, which contains information about job openings and total separations, was reported on March 16. The separation total includes layoffs, retirements, and voluntary quits. Total separations in January stood at 5.9 million, representing 4.1% of the total workforce and a minor increase from the December reading of 5.1 million.
The “Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey” (or JOLTS) data for December was reported on February 6 and contains information about job openings and total separations. The total number of separations include layoffs, retirements, and voluntary quits. As per the latest JOLTS report, total separations for December were 5.2 million, which is 3.6% of the total workforce.
The “Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey” (or JOLTS) data for November was reported on January 9 and contains information about job openings and total separations. Total separations include quits, layoffs and discharges, and other separations. As per the latest JOLTS report, about 3.2 million American workers quit their jobs voluntarily in November.
After reaching a lifetime high in October 2017, the ISM (Institute of Supply Management) non-manufacturing index fell 2.7 percentage points to 57.4%.
The expected performance of timberland REIT Weyerhaeuser (WY) for the rest 2017 and in 2018 can be best understood by its valuation multiples.
REITs (real estate investment trusts) usually provide generous returns to their shareholders in the form of dividends or share buybacks.
After thriving for a long time in a low interest rate environment, REITs (real estate investment trusts) are now facing a high interest rate.
REITs (real estate investment trusts) depend on debt and equity for their working capital, and so they're directly impacted by the Fed’s interest rate policy.
Weyerhaeuser (WY) has undertaken several divestiture policies in order to dispose of its underperforming and non-core businesses.