West Fraser Announces 2018 First Quarter Results

Apr 25, 2018

Vancouver, B.C. - West Fraser Announces 2018 First Quarter Results:

  • Earnings of $197 million or basic EPS of $2.53
  • Adjusted earnings of $231 million or Adjusted basic EPS of $2.98
  • Adjusted EBITDA of $379 million or 27.8% of sales
  • Reinvested $104 million through capital expenditure and returned $58 million to shareholders through share buybacks and dividends
  • Transportation challenges were a significant headwind in the quarter

Click the PDF link to view the full Q1 release. 

West Fraser shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol: “WFT”.

For more information:

Chris Virostek, Vice-President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer
(604) 895-2700