Louisiana-Pacific Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.74 (-1.32 %)
(As of 07/30/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume1.62 million shs
Average Volume1.96 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.67 billion
P/E Ratio7.70
Dividend Yield1.15%
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About Louisiana-Pacific

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets building products primarily for use in new home construction, repair and remodeling, and outdoor structure markets. It operates through four segments: Siding; Oriented Strand Board (OSB); Engineered Wood Products (EWP); and South America. The Siding segment offers LP SmartSide trim and siding products, ExpertFinish prefinished siding products, and LP outdoor building solutions for premium outdoor buildings; and engineered wood siding, trim, soffit, and fascia products. The OSB segment manufactures and distributes OSB structural panel products comprising LP TechShield radiant barriers, LP WeatherLogic air and water barriers, LP Legacy premium sub-flooring products, LP FlameBlock fire-rated sheathing products, and LP TopNotch sub-flooring products. The EWP segment provides laminated veneer lumber, laminated strand lumber, and other related products; and I-joists, which are primarily used in residential and commercial floorings, roofing systems, and other structural applications. The South America segment manufactures and distributes OSB structural panel and siding products. This segment also distributes and sells related products for the region's transition to wood frame construction. It also offers timber and timberlands and other products and services. The company sells its products primarily to retailers, wholesalers, and homebuilding and industrial businesses in North America and South America, as well as in Asia, Australia, and Europe. Louisiana-Pacific Corporation was incorporated in 1972 and is headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee.


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2.26 out of 5 stars

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53rd out of 215 stocks

Lumber & Wood Products, Except Furniture Industry

4th out of 5 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 3.9Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Louisiana-Pacific (NYSE:LPX) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Louisiana-Pacific a buy right now?

8 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Louisiana-Pacific in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Louisiana-Pacific stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in LPX, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Louisiana-Pacific?

Wall Street analysts have given Louisiana-Pacific a "Hold" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Louisiana-Pacific wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Louisiana-Pacific?

Louisiana-Pacific saw a decrease in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 5,800,000 shares, a decrease of 23.6% from the June 15th total of 7,590,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,520,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.3 days. Approximately 5.7% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is Louisiana-Pacific's next earnings date?

Louisiana-Pacific is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 3rd 2021.
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How can I listen to Louisiana-Pacific's earnings call?

Louisiana-Pacific will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, August 3rd at 11:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 855-859-2056 with passcode "2429778".

How were Louisiana-Pacific's earnings last quarter?

Louisiana-Pacific Co. (NYSE:LPX) released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May, 3rd. The building manufacturing company reported $3.01 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.70 by $0.31. The building manufacturing company earned $1.02 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $915.98 million. Louisiana-Pacific had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 63.93% and a net margin of 24.41%. The firm's revenue was up 73.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.34 EPS.
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How has Louisiana-Pacific's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Louisiana-Pacific's stock was trading at $22.00 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, LPX shares have increased by 152.0% and is now trading at $55.44.
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How often does Louisiana-Pacific pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Louisiana-Pacific?

Louisiana-Pacific declared a dividend on Saturday, July 31st. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, August 10th will be given a dividend of $0.18 per share on Wednesday, September 1st. This represents a yield of 1.28%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, August 9th.
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Is Louisiana-Pacific a good dividend stock?

Louisiana-Pacific pays an annual dividend of $0.64 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.15%. Louisiana-Pacific does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Louisiana-Pacific is 14.85%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Louisiana-Pacific will have a dividend payout ratio of 10.79% next year. This indicates that Louisiana-Pacific will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for LPX?

8 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Louisiana-Pacific's stock. Their forecasts range from $22.00 to $100.00. On average, they expect Louisiana-Pacific's share price to reach $56.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.4% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Louisiana-Pacific's key executives?

Louisiana-Pacific's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. William Bradley Southern, Chairman & CEO (Age 61, Pay $3.79M)
  • Mr. Alan J. M. Haughie, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 57, Pay $1.61M)
  • Mr. Michael J. Sims, Sr. VP of Corp. Marketing & Bus. Devel. (Age 63, Pay $987.01k)
  • Mr. Neil Sherman, Exec. VP of the Siding Bus. (Age 58, Pay $1.18M)
  • Mr. Jason P. Ringblom, Exec. VP of Oriented Strand Board & EWP (Age 38, Pay $1.17M)
  • Mr. Derek Nelson Doyle, VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 44)
  • Mr. David M. Crowe, VP of Corp. Engineering & Director of Technology
  • Mr. Don Walker, VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Aaron Howald, Director of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Nicole C. Daniel, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 52)

What is Brad Southern's approval rating as Louisiana-Pacific's CEO?

24 employees have rated Louisiana-Pacific CEO Brad Southern on Glassdoor.com. Brad Southern has an approval rating of 65% among Louisiana-Pacific's employees.

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 Intel (INTC), Pfizer (PFE), AT&T (T), Energy Transfer (ET), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Ford Motor (F), General Electric (GE), The Boeing (BA), D.R. Horton (DHI) and The Walt Disney (DIS).

What is Louisiana-Pacific's stock symbol?

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

Who are Louisiana-Pacific's major shareholders?

Louisiana-Pacific's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Patten & Patten Inc. TN (0.24%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (0.23%), Hillsdale Investment Management Inc. (0.09%), Texas Permanent School Fund (0.07%), Monument Capital Management (0.04%) and Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (0.03%). Company insiders that own Louisiana-Pacific stock include Derek Nelson Doyle, Gary Cook, Jason Paul Ringbloom, Kurt M Landgraf, Lizanne C Gottung, Michael Sims, Neil Sherman, Stephen E Macadam and William Bradley Southern.
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Which major investors are selling Louisiana-Pacific stock?

LPX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ziegler Capital Management LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P., Hillsdale Investment Management Inc., State of Michigan Retirement System, TrimTabs Asset Management LLC, Veracity Capital LLC, Versor Investments LP, and Texas Permanent School Fund. Company insiders that have sold Louisiana-Pacific company stock in the last year include Derek Nelson Doyle, Jason Paul Ringbloom, Kurt M Landgraf, Lizanne C Gottung, Michael Sims, and Neil Sherman.
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Which major investors are buying Louisiana-Pacific stock?

LPX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including 44 Wealth Management LLC, Maryland State Retirement & Pension System, Rathbone Brothers plc, Perigon Wealth Management LLC, Wedbush Securities Inc., New Mexico Educational Retirement Board, Cutler Group LP, and Carolina Wealth Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought Louisiana-Pacific stock in the last two years include Stephen E Macadam, and William Bradley Southern.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Louisiana-Pacific's stock price today?

One share of LPX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $55.44.

How much money does Louisiana-Pacific make?

Louisiana-Pacific has a market capitalization of $5.67 billion and generates $2.79 billion in revenue each year. The building manufacturing company earns $499 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.31 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Louisiana-Pacific have?

Louisiana-Pacific employs 4,500 workers across the globe.

When was Louisiana-Pacific founded?

Louisiana-Pacific was founded in 1973.

What is Louisiana-Pacific's official website?

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

Where are Louisiana-Pacific's headquarters?

Louisiana-Pacific is headquartered at 414 UNION STREET SUITE 2000, NASHVILLE TN, 37219.

How can I contact Louisiana-Pacific?

Louisiana-Pacific's mailing address is 414 UNION STREET SUITE 2000, NASHVILLE TN, 37219. The building manufacturing company can be reached via phone at (615) 986-5600 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/1/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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