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NYSE:LPX - Louisiana-Pacific Stock Price, Forecast & News

$28.79
-0.45 (-1.54 %)
(As of 12/6/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$28.75
Now: $28.79
$29.70
50-Day Range
$27.18
MA: $29.09
$30.13
52-Week Range
$20.39
Now: $28.79
$30.34
Volume1.67 million shs
Average Volume1.93 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.38 billion
P/E Ratio10.51
Dividend Yield1.85%
Beta1.43
Louisiana-Pacific Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures building products primarily for use in new home construction, repair and remodeling, and outdoor structure markets. It also markets and sells products for use in light industrial and commercial construction applications. It operates through four segments: Siding; North America Oriented Strand Board (OSB); Engineered Wood Products; and South America. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Lumber & wood products, except furniture
Sub-IndustryForest Products
SectorConstruction
CUSIP54634710
Phone615-986-5600

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.83 billion
Cash Flow$3.56 per share
Book Value$12.04 per share

Profitability

Net Income$394.60 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,900
Market Cap$3.38 billion
Next Earnings Date2/12/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Louisiana-Pacific (NYSE:LPX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Louisiana-Pacific's stock symbol?

Louisiana-Pacific trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LPX."

How often does Louisiana-Pacific pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Louisiana-Pacific?

Louisiana-Pacific declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, November 4th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 14th will be given a dividend of $0.135 per share on Wednesday, December 4th. This represents a $0.54 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.88%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 13th. View Louisiana-Pacific's Dividend History.

How will Louisiana-Pacific's stock buyback program work?

Louisiana-Pacific announced that its board has approved a share buyback plan on Tuesday, August 7th 2018, which authorizes the company to buyback $150,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase up to 3.7% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are typically a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Louisiana-Pacific's earnings last quarter?

Louisiana-Pacific Co. (NYSE:LPX) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 5th. The building manufacturing company reported $0.08 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.10. The building manufacturing company earned $603 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $606.71 million. Louisiana-Pacific had a net margin of 2.67% and a return on equity of 4.93%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 18.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.83 EPS. View Louisiana-Pacific's Earnings History.

When is Louisiana-Pacific's next earnings date?

Louisiana-Pacific is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 12th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Louisiana-Pacific.

What price target have analysts set for LPX?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Louisiana-Pacific's stock. Their forecasts range from $24.75 to $35.00. On average, they expect Louisiana-Pacific's stock price to reach $31.46 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 9.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Louisiana-Pacific.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Louisiana-Pacific?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Louisiana-Pacific in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings, 3 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Louisiana-Pacific.

Has Louisiana-Pacific been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about LPX stock have been trending extremely negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Louisiana-Pacific earned a media sentiment score of -4.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the building manufacturing company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Louisiana-Pacific.

Are investors shorting Louisiana-Pacific?

Louisiana-Pacific saw a decrease in short interest during the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 5,420,000 shares, a decrease of 14.2% from the September 30th total of 6,320,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,890,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.9 days. Currently, 4.6% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Louisiana-Pacific's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Louisiana-Pacific's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Louisiana-Pacific own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Louisiana-Pacific investors own include General Electric (GE), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Ford Motor (F), AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), Walt Disney (DIS), Pfizer (PFE), CBL & Associates Properties (CBL) and Cornerstone Total Return Fund (CRF).

Who are Louisiana-Pacific's key executives?

Louisiana-Pacific's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. William Bradley Southern, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Timothy Mann Jr., Exec. VP of Bus. Devel., Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 53)
  • Mr. Neil Sherman, Exec. VP of the Siding Bus. (Age 56)
  • Mr. Jason Ringblom, Exec. VP, OSB (Age 36)
  • Mr. Alan J. M. Haughie, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 55)

Who are Louisiana-Pacific's major shareholders?

Louisiana-Pacific's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Millennium Management LLC (3.68%), State Street Corp (3.38%), Owl Creek Asset Management L.P. (1.78%), Pictet Asset Management Ltd. (0.87%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.67%) and Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (0.50%). Company insiders that own Louisiana-Pacific stock include Gary Cook, Lizanne C Gottung, Michael Emory Kinney, Neil Sherman and William Bradley Southern. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Louisiana-Pacific.

Which major investors are selling Louisiana-Pacific stock?

LPX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Man Group plc, Tocqueville Asset Management L.P., Pictet Asset Management Ltd., California Public Employees Retirement System, Dupont Capital Management Corp, Voya Investment Management LLC, State Street Corp and Comerica Bank. View Insider Buying and Selling for Louisiana-Pacific.

Which major investors are buying Louisiana-Pacific stock?

LPX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, 6 Meridian, First Trust Advisors LP, Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. and Owl Creek Asset Management L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Louisiana-Pacific.

How do I buy shares of Louisiana-Pacific?

Shares of LPX can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Louisiana-Pacific's stock price today?

One share of LPX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.79.

How big of a company is Louisiana-Pacific?

Louisiana-Pacific has a market capitalization of $3.38 billion and generates $2.83 billion in revenue each year. The building manufacturing company earns $394.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.74 on an earnings per share basis. Louisiana-Pacific employs 4,900 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Louisiana-Pacific.

What is Louisiana-Pacific's official website?

The official website for Louisiana-Pacific is http://www.lpcorp.com/.

How can I contact Louisiana-Pacific?

Louisiana-Pacific's mailing address is 414 UNION STREET, NASHVILLE TN, 37219. The building manufacturing company can be reached via phone at 615-986-5600.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Louisiana-Pacific (NYSE LPX)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  278 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  409 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  687
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Louisiana-Pacific and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LPX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LPX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/7/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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