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Weyerhaeuser Earnings OK, but Outlook Weak on Lower Pulp Sales

Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE: WY) reported fiscal fourth-quarter and full-year 2015 results before markets opened Friday. For the quarter, the wood products REIT posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of ...
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Lumber Prices Tumble as Demand From China Falls

Lumber prices are down nearly 30% in the past 12 months as housing construction and remodeling in China have slowed due to the country's tightening economy. The value of Chinese ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: GoPro, Twitter, Sarepta, Yodlee and More

Despite the market volatility and despite the earnings season floodgates being wide open, investors keep signaling that they will buy dips and seek oversold or overlooked stocks. 24/7 Wall St. ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Friday

September 12, 2014: The following stocks are among the 66 equities making new 52-week lows today: Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) dropped about 2.2% on Friday to a new 52-week low ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Stocks to Buy: Intel, LinkedIn and More

Investors and traders seem to be constantly looking for fresh research ideas that will lead to higher income or more profits. 24/7 Wall St. reviews many fresh research calls each ...
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Boise Cascade Launches IPO

Forest products company Boise Cascade Co. (NYSE: BCC) will launch an initial public offering (IPO) today. About 11.8 million shares will be offered with an estimated price range of $16 ...
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Chain of Demand: Lumber, Wood Products, New Homes (WY, PCL, RYN, POPE, LPX, UFPI, BXC, BLDR, DEL)

Timber and wood products firm Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE: WY) reported first quarter earnings this morning, and the results were somewhat better than expected. The company posted adjusted EPS of $0.02, ...
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Building Products Company Stumbles (LPX, WY, PCL, UFPI, DEL)

Louisiana-Pacific Corp. (NYSE: LPX) reported a diluted EPS loss of -$0.34, nearly 40% worse than analysts had been expecting. The annual EPS loss came in at -$1.21, compared with a ...
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US equity markets opened lower this morning and never moved into positive territory all day. Greek debt swap negotiations made no discernible progress today and there was no scheduled data ...
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Too Many Cautious Analyst Calls & Downgrades??? (GRPN, AWAY, ANDE, CCL, PCL, REXX, DIS, IPI, NIHD, NYX, POT, RSH)

Every morning we publish the top analyst upgrades and downgrades that we see from Wall Street and investment banking analysts.  Some calls are insightful, some are total duds.  But about ...
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The Frontlines in a US-China Trade War (WMT, TGT, BTU, ACI, FCX, RIO, WY, PCL, ADM, BG, CAT, DE, GM, F, GE)

While the debate rages over whether or not the U.S. should enact legislation aimed to curb currency manipulation -- and specifically the Chinese peg to the U.S. dollar -- the ...
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Paper & Pulp Earnings… Changing M&A Opportunities In the Sector? (WY, IP, TIN, BZ, LL, PCL, RYN, POPE, CUT)

Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE: WY) reported a -29% decline in profits this morning. The company's EPS came in at $0.02, compared with estimates of $0.19. Weyerhaeuser also missed on revenue, posting ...
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Go Figure… Lumber Prices Rising on Exports (POPE, RYN, PCL, WY, LL, CUT)

A contract for 110,000 board feet of lumber traded for as much as $320 in mid-March before plummeting below $220 in mid-June. Now lumber is rising again and it could ...
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Commodities Watch: Stronger Dollar Weakens Commodities; Lumber Prices Continue Falling; Cotton Prices Uncertain; Gold, Silver Could Stay Soft for a While (WY, PCL, LPX, GPS, ARO, GLD, SLV, GDX, GDXJ, SIL)

Today's commodities news is all about the effect of a stronger dollar on commodities prices. Cotton prices, which rose almost non-stop beginning in August 2010, could be moderating and giving ...
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Commodities Watch: Silver Goes Lower, Copper Higher; Wheat Continues Losses; Canada Sees Growth in Lumber Prices, Exports (SLV, GLD, JJC, MOO, DBA, WY, PCL, LPX)

Today's commodities news is not quite a repeat of yesterday's because oil is staying essentially flat and yesterday's commodities sell-off is not being repeated. Wheat prices, however are continuing to ...
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