*Trucker strike in Vancouver causing lumber backlog. TORONTO, March 12- Canadian National Railway Co, the country's biggest railroad operator, said on Wednesday it will meet the federal government's order to ship 500,000 tonnes of grain a week, but its chief executive said there would still be a severe backlog even under ideal conditions.» Read More
Lumber Liquidators stock fell after federal authorities executed a search warrant at the Virginia headquarters of hardwood flooring retailer the day before.
Tom McClellan, The McClellan Market Report Newsletter, provides his perspective on how to play the pullback in housing stocks.
Michael Gurka, managing director at Spectrum Asset Management, says equities should continue higher and advises keeping an eye on Lumber futures.
CNBC's Rick Santelli talks with Miller Tabak's Matt Maley about how the price of lumber is impacting the housing recovery.
CNBC's Rick Santelli, and Robert McKendry, TJM Institutional Services, compare the advantages and disadvantages of multi-family versus single-family housing.
CNBC's Kelly Evans takes a look at how falling commodity prices are impacting home builders and housing.
Herbalife is set to report its earnings after today's closing bell, with the FMHR traders; and Weyerhaeuser CEO Dan Fulton, discusses the U.S. housing industry.
Wood products maker, Boise Cascade, is scheduled to make it's initial public offering on the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday at an expected price of between $18 to $20 per share.
Despite a more than 65-percent rise in Home Depot’s stock during the past year, one analyst says the home improvement retailer’s valuation does not concern him.
Doug Kuiken, Kuiken Brothers owner & president, discusses the rebuilding process after the storm, and customer demand for building supplies.
CNBC's Gary Kaminsky weighs in on the lumber trade, in the wake of Hurricane Sandy.
A lumber production facility lost power and distribution facilities are not yet online, but Weyerhaeuser CEO Dan Fulton expects to be “back in business” soon.
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.
Housing-related stocks still have room to run, regardless of whether home prices have officially bottomed, CNBC’s “Fast Money” market experts said Wednesday.
Using data provided by the financial information firm Sageworks, CNBC.com shows which industries took the worst beating in 2009 and 2010.
Dan Fulton, CEO of Weyerhaeuser, talks to Cramer about the quarter.
Weyerhaeuser is that rare company for which money does grow in trees, says Mad Money's Cramer, discussing the stock's recent run, and 2.8% yield, with Daniel Fulton, Weyerhaeuser Company CEO, adding "We are more optimistic this year as we head into 2012."
The “Mad Money” host is betting on Weyerhaeuser.
Pension funds are squirreling away investments into timber. Mark McMillan, Advanced Land and Timber CEO discusses how to get into this alternative asset class, and how to profit from the timber trade, with Robin Cross, Paul Court Company.
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