Reminder - West Fraser Timber (WFT) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

On 9/25/14, West Fraser Timber Co., Ltd. (TSX: WFT.TO) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.07, payable on 10/14/14. As a percentage of WFT's recent stock price of $53.77, this dividend works out to approximately 0.13%.

Below is a dividend history chart for WFT, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.07 declared by West Fraser Timber Co., Ltd.:

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In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from WFT is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.52% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.

In Tuesday trading, West Fraser Timber Co., Ltd. shares are currently off about 0.4% on the day.

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