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Nearly 8.5 million customers are without power following Sandy, with the FMHR traders. Dan Fulton, Weyerhaeuser president & CEO, also offers insight on the recovery efforts.
Stocks are edging higher in early trading on Wall Street after the government reported a slight pickup in U.S. economic growth. The gains were held in check by poor earnings reports from Goodyear Tire& Rubber and the lumber and real estate company Weyerhauser.
FEDERAL WAY, Wash.-- Weyerhaeuser Co.' s third quarter earnings plunged 25 percent compared to last year, when the lumber and real estate company recorded income from a couple businesses it has since sold and a hefty tax gain. The Federal Way, Wash., company said Friday it earned $117 million, or 22 cents per share, in the three months that ended Sept. 30.
FEDERAL WAY, Wash.-- Lumber and real estate company Weyerhaeuser Co. boosted its dividend on Thursday and said the housing market appears to be improving. The company will pay a dividend of 17 cents per share on Nov. 30 to shareholders of record Nov. 9.
*Announces 13 percent dividend increase. *Sets dividend of $0.17 per share. *Source text* Further company coverage ().
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Housing-related stocks still have room to run, regardless of whether home prices have officially bottomed, CNBC’s “Fast Money” market experts said Wednesday.
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