Weyerhaeuser Vs. Rayonier: Which Lumber Stock Is A Better Buy?

Recent Financial Results

WY’s net sales for its  fiscal year 2021 first quarter, ended March 31, increased more than 45% year-over-year to $2.51 billion. Its gross margin came in at $1.08 billion, which represents a 211% rise  year-over-year. Its $956  million in operating income represents a 298.3% rise from the prior-year period. WY’s net income was $681 million, up 354% from the year-ago period. Also, its EPS increased 355% year-over-year to $0.91.

Its net cash  from operations was  $698 million, up 711.6% year-over-year. Its total liabilities and equity have decreased 2.1% year-over-year to $16.87 million. It had $1.02 billion in cash and cash equivalents as of March 31.

RYN is scheduled to release its fiscal year 2021 first quarter results on May 4, after the market closes. For the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2020, RYN’s pro-forma net sales rose 9.8% year-over-year to $196.30 million. Its pro-forma operating income came in at $22.40 million in the fourth quarter, down 14.2% year-over-year. However, its net income decreased 35.6% year-over-year to $10.30 million, and its pro-forma EPS decreased 33.4% year-over-year to $0.14.

Its total liabilities and equity have increased 30.3% year-over-year to $3.73 million. It had $87.50 million in cash and cash equivalents as of December 31, 2020.

Past and Expected Financial Performance

WY’s EBITDA and net income grew at CAGRs of 1.9% and 11.1%, respectively, over the past three years. The CAGR of the company’s EPS has been 11.5% over the past three years.

Analysts expect WY’s revenue to increase 47.8% in the current quarter (ending June 30, 2021), 19.4% in the current year, but decline 13.7% next year. Its EPS is expected to grow 663.6% in the current quarter, 89.9% in the current year, but decline 50.2% in the next year. WY’s EPS is expected to grow at a rate of 5% per annum over the next five years.

In comparison, RYN’s EBITDA and net income fell at CAGRs of 6.8% and 37.5%, respectively, over the past three years. The CAGR of the company’s EPS has been negative over the past three years.

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