PotlatchDeltic Corporation Ann – GuruFocus.com

PotlatchDeltic Corporation (Nasdaq: PCH) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a new $200 million stock repurchase program. This program replaces the existing $100 million share buyback program authorized in August 2018.

“Returning cash to our shareholders through opportunistic share buybacks remains an important part of our capital allocation strategy,” said Jerry Richards, vice president and chief financial officer. “Today’s announcement reflects our Board of Directors’ confidence in our ability to continue to generate strong cash flow, as well as our commitment to increasing long-term shareholder value,” said Mr. Richards. .

About PotlatchDeltic

PotlatchDeltic (Nasdaq: PCH) is a leading real estate investment trust (REIT) that owns approximately 1.8 million acres of forest land in Alabama, Arkansas, Idaho, Louisiana and Mississippi. Through its taxable REIT subsidiary, the company also operates six sawmills, an industrial-grade plywood mill, a residential and commercial real estate development business, and a rural timberland sales program. PotlatchDeltic, a leader in sustainable forestry practices, is committed to environmental and social responsibility and responsible governance. More information can be found at www.potlatchdeltic.com.

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Luisa D. Fuller