Plum Creek Timber

Owners of Plum Creek Timber (NYSE: PCL) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 44 cents per share. At a price of $47.01 as of 9:36 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.7%.

The average volume for Plum Creek Timber has been 878,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Plum Creek Timber has a market cap of $7.8 billion and is part of the real estate industry. Shares are up 6.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

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Plum Creek Timber Company, Inc. is a publicly owned real estate investment trust (REIT). The trust owns and manages timberlands in the United States. Its products include lumber products, plywood, medium density fiberboard, and related by-products, such as wood chips. The company has a P/E ratio of 32.47.

TheStreet Ratings rates Plum Creek Timber as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in stock price during the past year, impressive record of earnings per share growth, revenue growth, notable return on equity and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full Plum Creek Timber Ratings Report now.

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