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Earnings report: Potlatch Corp.

Timber real estate investment trust

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Reporting period:



Profit of $ 20.3 million

50 cents per share

Versus X1 Q 2013:

Profit of $15.5 million

38 cents per share


$139.6 million


“We continue to believe housing starts will exceed 1 million in the U.S. this year,” said Chairman and CEO Mike Covey. As a result, demand for Idaho sawlogs and lumber should remain strong, and company officials expect a gradual recovery in prices for Southern pine sawlogs, he said.

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