Louisiana-Pacific Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:LPX)

About Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX)

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation logoLouisiana-Pacific Corporation is a manufacturer of building products. The Company's products are used in home construction, repair and remodeling, and outdoor structures. The Company operates in four segments, which include North America Oriented Strand Board (OSB), Siding, Engineered Wood Products (EWP) and South America. The OSB segment manufactures and distributes OSB structural panel products. The Siding segment offers two categories of products, which include SmartSide siding products and related accessories, and CanExel siding and accessories and other related products. The Engineered Wood Products (EWP) segment manufactures and distributes laminated veneer lumber, I-Joists, laminated strand lumber and other related products. The South American segment manufactures and distributes OSB and siding products in South America and certain export markets. Its engineered I-joists are used in residential and commercial flooring, and roofing systems and other structural applications.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Construction
  • Industry: Wood Products
  • Sub-Industry: Forest Products
  • Symbol: NYSE:LPX
  • CUSIP: 54634710
  • Web: www.lpcorp.com
  • Market Cap: $3.53 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 144,747,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $23.54
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $22.72
  • 52 Week Range: $15.74 - $26.92
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.25
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.41
  • P/E Growth: 2.85
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.34 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.51
  • Book Value: $8.67 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.81
  • EBIDTA: $365.5 million
  • Net Margins: 8.31%
  • Return on Equity: 14.34%
  • Return on Assets: 7.62%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.30%
  • Current Ratio: 4.98%
  • Quick Ratio: 3.78%
  • Average Volume: 1.86 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.4
  • Short Ratio: 1.2

Frequently Asked Questions for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX)

What is Louisiana-Pacific Corporation's stock symbol?

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

How were Louisiana-Pacific Corporation's earnings last quarter?

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX) released its quarterly earnings data on Friday, May, 5th. The company reported $0.33 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.31 by $0.02. The business earned $611 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $607.21 million. Louisiana-Pacific Corporation had a return on equity of 14.34% and a net margin of 8.31%. The business's revenue was up 21.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.07 EPS. View Louisiana-Pacific Corporation's Earnings History.

Where is Louisiana-Pacific Corporation's stock going? Where will Louisiana-Pacific Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

9 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation's shares. Their predictions range from $20.00 to $32.00. On average, they anticipate Louisiana-Pacific Corporation's stock price to reach $26.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation.

What are analysts saying about Louisiana-Pacific Corporation stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Louisiana-Pacific Corporation stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Louisiana-Pacific Corporation manufactures building materials and engineered wood products in the United States, Canada, Chile and Brazil. The Company's products are used by homebuilders and light commercial builders. Louisiana-Pacific's products include oriented strand board sheathing, flooring, radiant barrier panels, siding and trim, I-joists, laminated veneer lumber, laminated strand lumber and interior decorative moulding. " (5/10/2017)
  • 2. TD Securities analysts commented, "We were surprised by Friday’s 4% share-price decline." (5/9/2017)

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

Who are Louisiana-Pacific Corporation's key executives?

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • E. Gary G. Cook Ph.D., Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Curtis M. Stevens, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Sallie B. Bailey, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • W. Bradley Southern, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Director
  • Jason Ringblom, Executive Vice President - OSB
  • Neil Sherman, Executive Vice President - Siding
  • Michael Sims, Senior Vice President - Sales and Marketing
  • Tracy A. Embree, Independent Director
  • Lizanne C. Gottung, Independent Director
  • Ozey K. Horton Jr., Independent Director

Who owns Louisiana-Pacific Corporation stock?

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.42%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.15%), Teachers Advisors LLC (4.74%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.26%), State Street Corp (3.07%) and Van ECK Associates Corp (2.57%). Company insiders that own Louisiana-Pacific Corporation stock include Brian Eugene Luoma, Colin D Watson, Curtis M Stevens, Daniel K Frierson, Kurt M Landgraf, Lizanne C Gottung, Michael Sims, Neil Sherman and William Bradley Southern. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation.

Who sold Louisiana-Pacific Corporation stock? Who is selling Louisiana-Pacific Corporation stock?

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wellington Management Group LLP, Morgan Stanley, Jennison Associates LLC, Van ECK Associates Corp, Edmond DE Rothschild Holding S.A., K2 Principal Fund L.P., Nationwide Fund Advisors and OppenheimerFunds Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Louisiana-Pacific Corporation stock in the last year include Curtis M Stevens, Daniel K Frierson, Kurt M Landgraf, Michael Sims, Neil Sherman and William Bradley Southern. View Insider Buying and Selling for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation.

Who bought Louisiana-Pacific Corporation stock? Who is buying Louisiana-Pacific Corporation stock?

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Iridian Asset Management LLC CT, Vanguard Group Inc., MARSHALL WACE ASIA Ltd, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Geode Capital Management LLC, Bogle Investment Management L P DE and Foresters Investment Management Company Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation.

How do I buy Louisiana-Pacific Corporation stock?

Shares of Louisiana-Pacific Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Louisiana-Pacific Corporation's stock price today?

One share of Louisiana-Pacific Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $24.40.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE LPX)
Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  132 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  222 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  354
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 5 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.22)
Consensus Price Target: $26.50 (8.61% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/23/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$32.00LowView Rating Details
5/9/2017TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldLowView Rating Details
5/8/2017DA DavidsonDowngradeBuy -> NeutralMediumView Rating Details
4/12/2017Buckingham ResearchDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$27.00LowView Rating Details
4/11/2017Vertical ResearchDowngradeBuy -> HoldMediumView Rating Details
12/7/2016Bank of America CorporationDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformN/AView Rating Details
10/14/2016Vertical GroupUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
8/8/2016BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$20.00N/AView Rating Details
7/21/2016Dundee SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
8/26/2015ScotiabankLower Price Target$17.75 -> $16.75N/AView Rating Details
7/15/2015Longbow ResearchUpgradeBuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 6/28/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX)
Earnings by Quarter for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX)
Earnings History by Quarter for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE LPX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/5/2017Q1 2017$0.31$0.33$607.21 million$611.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/8/2017Q416$0.19$0.23$534.56 million$550.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/31/2016Q316$0.39$0.32$603.10 million$596.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q216$0.25$0.28$578.30 million$582.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q116$0.02$0.07$513.81 million$504.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2016Q415($0.01)$0.01$472.16 million$462.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q315($0.04)($0.12)$511.40 million$464.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215($0.10)($0.08)$509.49 million$493.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115($0.18)($0.13)$458.19 million$471.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q414($0.15)($0.23)$485.14 million$453.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314($0.04)($0.12)$506.02 million$518.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2014Q214$0.02($0.03)$497.91 million$519.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114($0.05)($0.05)$464.80 million$445.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q413$0.04($0.05)$456.49 million$480.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q313$0.15$0.13$512.76 million$507.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2013Q2 2013$0.33$0.41$560.65 million$572.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2013Q1 2013$0.45$0.41$558.30 million$538.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/8/2013Q4 2012$0.21$0.18$441.77 million$458.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2012Q312$0.24$0.20$479.32 million$467.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$0.04$0.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2012($0.15)($0.06)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2012($0.20)($0.34)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2011($0.16)($0.19)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2011($0.16)($0.27)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2011($0.11)($0.18)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2011($0.17)($0.12)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.28
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.16$0.25$0.21
Q2 20172$0.31$0.56$0.44
Q3 20172$0.32$0.53$0.43
Q4 20172$0.15$0.28$0.22
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.48%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 93.11%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/17/2017Lizanne C GottungDirectorBuy5,000$1.80$9,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/17/2017William Bradley SouthernCOOSell15,660$24.55$384,453.00View SEC Filing  
2/16/2017Michael SimsSVPSell6,685$24.45$163,448.25View SEC Filing  
2/13/2017Daniel K FriersonDirectorSell10,276$23.50$241,486.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2017Curtis M StevensCEOSell110,419$22.58$2,493,261.02View SEC Filing  
2/10/2017Kurt M LandgrafDirectorSell3,878$22.80$88,418.40View SEC Filing  
12/9/2016William Bradley SouthernInsiderSell10,622$20.59$218,706.98View SEC Filing  
8/8/2016Neil ShermanSVPSell13,397$20.00$267,940.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2016Colin D. WatsonDirectorSell4,717$17.88$84,339.96View SEC Filing  
5/11/2016Brian Eugene LuomaSVPSell10,792$18.53$199,975.76View SEC Filing  
5/11/2016Colin D WatsonDirectorSell14,845$18.58$275,820.10View SEC Filing  
5/11/2016Curtis M StevensCEOSell116,100$18.49$2,146,689.00View SEC Filing  
11/30/2015Colin D. WatsonDirectorSell36,873$18.32$675,513.36View SEC Filing  
3/9/2015Daniel K FriersonDirectorSell13,541$16.38$221,801.58View SEC Filing  
2/17/2015Richard S OlszewskiEVPSell42,884$17.06$731,601.04View SEC Filing  
12/10/2014Jeffrey N WagnerEVPSell32,268$17.02$549,201.36View SEC Filing  
11/24/2014Richard S OlszewskiEVPSell10,755$14.89$160,141.95View SEC Filing  
5/22/2014Richard S OlszewskiEVPSell25,000$14.50$362,500.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX)
Latest Headlines for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX)
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Contrast: Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (LPX) vs. BMC Stock Holdings (BMCH)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 28 at 8:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLouisiana-Pacific Corporation (LPX) Rating Increased to Buy at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 22 at 7:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTexas Builder and Code Official Discover Code Compliancy and Ease of Installation With LP® FlameBlock® Assembly for Area Separation Walls
finance.yahoo.com - June 21 at 7:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLouisiana-Pacific Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LPX-US : June 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 20 at 7:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLouisiana-Pacific Corporation (LPX) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 16 at 6:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLouisiana-Pacific Corporation (LPX) Upgraded at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 13 at 11:04 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Louisiana-Pacific Corp. : June 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 8 at 7:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLouisiana-Pacific Corp. :LPX-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : June 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 6 at 9:41 AM
seekingalpha.com logoLouisiana-Pacific: Good Entry Point
seekingalpha.com - June 6 at 12:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLouisiana-Pacific Co. (LPX) Stock Rating Upgraded by ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 25 at 3:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLouisiana-Pacific Co. (LPX) Given "Buy" Rating at Royal Bank of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 23 at 9:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCORRECTING and REPLACING PHOTO LP Now Warrants Its Engineered Wood Siding for Hail Damage
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 5:55 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLouisiana-Pacific Co. (LPX) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 6:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs Louisiana-Pacific (LPX) Stock a Solid Choice Right Now?
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 6:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLP Now Warrants Its Engineered Wood Siding for Hail Damage
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 6:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of LPX earnings conference call or presentation 5-May-17 5:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 12:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ2 2017 EPS Estimates for Louisiana-Pacific Co. Boosted by Analyst (LPX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 8:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLantz-Boggio Architects Finds Simple Transition between 1-Hour and 2-Hour Wall Assemblies Using LP® FlameBlock® Fire-Rated OSB Sheathing
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 6:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLouisiana-Pacific Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:LPX) : May 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 6:05 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDA Davidson Comments on Louisiana-Pacific Co.'s Q3 2017 Earnings (LPX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 7:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLouisiana-Pacific Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : LPX-US : May 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 11:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLouisiana-Pacific (LPX) Tops Q1 Earnings & Revenue Estimates
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 11:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLP Names Brad Southern New CEO Upon Retirement of Curt Stevens
finance.yahoo.com - May 6 at 9:26 AM
seekingalpha.com logoLouisiana-Pacific (LPX) Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - May 5 at 11:22 PM
streetinsider.com logoLouisiana-Pacific Corp. (LPX) Names Brad Southern New CEO
www.streetinsider.com - May 5 at 6:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLouisiana-Pacific Co. (LPX) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.02 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 4:18 PM
nasdaq.com logoLouisiana Pacific Profit Rises 434% In Q1
www.nasdaq.com - May 5 at 7:22 AM
marketbeat.com logoLouisiana-Pacific beats 1Q profit forecasts
marketbeat.com - May 5 at 7:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Earnings Season Could Be Great for Louisiana-Pacific (LPX)
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 11:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuanta Services (PWR) Q1 Earnings Miss, Revenues Up Y/Y (Revised)
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 11:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLouisiana-Pacific Co. (LPX) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Friday
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 9:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPositive Media Coverage Likely to Impact Louisiana-Pacific (LPX) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 3:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKBR Inc. (KBR) Q1 Earnings in Line, Revenues Lag, Stock Down
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 12:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive Press Coverage Unlikely to Affect Louisiana-Pacific (LPX) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 5:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLP Building Products Launches ‘Architect’s Corner’
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 6:55 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLouisiana-Pacific Co. (LPX) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 5:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLouisiana-Pacific (LPX) Receiving Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 1:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo5 Stocks to Buy as Existing Home Sales Hit 10-Year High
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 2:33 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLouisiana-Pacific Co. (LPX) Given Buy Rating at Royal Bank of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 8:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLouisiana-Pacific (LPX) Earns Media Impact Rating of 0.25
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 12:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLouisiana-Pacific (LPX) Getting Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 8:53 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLouisiana-Pacific Co. (LPX) Rating Lowered to Hold at Vertical Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 11:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLouisiana-Pacific Co. (LPX) Downgraded to Hold at Vertical Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 6:41 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLP Schedules Webcast to Discuss First Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - April 14 at 8:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLouisiana-Pacific (LPX) Earning Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Study Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 6:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTop Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for April 13th
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 6:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo4 Stocks to Buy as Construction Sector Rallies Higher
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 7:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBull of the Day: Louisiana-Pacific (LPX)
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 11:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLouisiana-Pacific, Bed Bath & Beyond, Roche Holdings AG, Adidas AG and Deere highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day
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