THREE OUT OF FOUR MAJOR forestry products companies that have an
Arkansas presence carry a neutral or medium risk investment rating,
based on a sampling of research analysts that follow the companies.
A.G. Edwards & Sons Inc. recently raised its rating on shares of
International Paper Co. from hold to buy, citing among other factors the
company’s growing presence as a major European paper maker. Various
analysts have given Georgia-Pacific Corp., Potlatch potlatch
Rating: 3 out of 5