Deltic Timber Stock Hits New 52-Week High (DEL)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Deltic Timber Corporation (NYSE: DEL) hit a new 52-week high Friday as it traded at $63.74 compared with its previous 52-Week high of $63.61. Deltic Timber is changing hands at $63.74 with 17,252 shares traded as of 2:40 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 35,300 shares over the past 30 days. Deltic Timber has a market cap of $769.8 million and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 10.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Deltic Timber Corporation, a natural resources company, together with its subsidiaries, grows and harvests timber, as well as manufactures and markets lumber. The company has a P/E ratio of 51.8, equal to the average materials & construction industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 23.5.

TheStreet Ratings rates Deltic Timber as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, compelling growth in net income and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including premium valuation and poor profit margins. You can view the full Deltic Timber Ratings Report.

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