Louisiana-Pacific Company Profile (NYSE:LPX)

About Louisiana-Pacific (NYSE:LPX)

Louisiana-Pacific 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: Building Materials Wholesale
  • Sub-Industry: Forest Products
  • Symbol: NYSE:LPX
  • CUSIP: 54634710
  • Web: www.lpcorp.com
  • Market Cap: $3.27 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 144,747,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $24.74
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $22.13
  • 52 Week Range: $15.74 - $26.92
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.89
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.54
  • P/E Growth: 2.70
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.34 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.40
  • Book Value: $8.67 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.60
  • EBIDTA: $365.5 million
  • Net Margins: 6.71%
  • Return on Equity: 11.56%
  • Return on Assets: 5.79%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.31%
  • Current Ratio: 4.44%
  • Quick Ratio: 3.42%
  • Average Volume: 1.87 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.14
  • Short Ratio: 1.47

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

What is Louisiana-Pacific's stock symbol?

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

How were Louisiana-Pacific's earnings last quarter?

Louisiana-Pacific Co. (NYSE:LPX) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, May, 5th. The company reported $0.33 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.31 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $611 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $607.21 million. Louisiana-Pacific had a net margin of 6.71% and a return on equity of 11.56%. Louisiana-Pacific's revenue was up 21.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.07 earnings per share. View Louisiana-Pacific's Earnings History.

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

10 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Louisiana-Pacific's stock. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $32.00. On average, they anticipate Louisiana-Pacific's stock price to reach $26.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Louisiana-Pacific.

What are analysts saying about Louisiana-Pacific stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Louisiana-Pacific 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's key competitors?

Who owns Louisiana-Pacific stock?

Louisiana-Pacific's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors 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 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.

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

Louisiana-Pacific'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 stock in the last year include Colin D Watson, 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.

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

Louisiana-Pacific's stock was bought 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.

How do I buy Louisiana-Pacific stock?

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

How much does a share of Louisiana-Pacific stock cost?

One share of Louisiana-Pacific stock can currently be purchased for approximately $22.58.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Louisiana-Pacific (NYSE:LPX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 5 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.30)
Consensus Price Target: $26.50 (17.36% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Louisiana-Pacific (NYSE:LPX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/25/2017ValuEngineUpgradeHold -> BuyLowView Rating Details
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 CorpDowngradeNeutral -> 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 5/27/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Louisiana-Pacific (NYSE:LPX)
Earnings by Quarter for Louisiana-Pacific (NYSE:LPX)
Earnings History by Quarter for Louisiana-Pacific (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 (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 (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 (NYSE:LPX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.76%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 97.29%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Louisiana-Pacific (NYSE:LPX)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Louisiana-Pacific (NYSE:LPX)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Louisiana-Pacific (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 (NYSE:LPX)
Latest Headlines for Louisiana-Pacific (NYSE:LPX)
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
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 11:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo5 Stocks for a Nutritious Portfolio on World Health Day
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 6:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLP to Host Analyst Day at Its Hayward, Wis., Siding Operation June 27
finance.yahoo.com - March 31 at 6:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLouisiana-Pacific Co. (LPX) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 2:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTop Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for March 30th
finance.yahoo.com - March 30 at 6:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoZacks.com featured highlights: James River Group Holdings, Louisiana-Pacific, Bank of the Ozarks, Huntington Ingalls Industries and Aegean Marine Petroleum Network
finance.yahoo.com - March 28 at 10:43 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - March 27 at 10:34 AM
moodys.com logoLouisiana-Pacific Corporation -- Moody's upgrades Louisiana-Pacific's CFR to Ba1, outlook stable
www.moodys.com - March 24 at 11:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTop Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for March 24th
finance.yahoo.com - March 24 at 6:22 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - March 22 at 6:30 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 6:35 PM



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