NYSE:LPX - Louisiana-Pacific Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$26.40 -0.33 (-1.23 %)
(As of 07/23/2018 11:37 AM ET)
Previous Close$26.79
Today's Range$26.31 - $26.79
52-Week Range$23.39 - $31.19
Volume28,267 shs
Average Volume1.35 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.88 billion
P/E Ratio11.39
Dividend Yield1.95%
Beta1.54
Louisiana-Pacific logoLouisiana-Pacific Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures building products primarily for use in new home construction, repair and remodeling, and outdoor structures, as well as light industrial and commercial construction applications. It operates through four segments: Siding; North America Oriented Strand Board (OSB); Engineered Wood Products; and South America. The Siding segment offers siding products and related accessories, such as wood-based siding, trim, soffit, and fascia products; and CanExel siding and accessory products, including pre-finished lap and trim products, as well as outdoor building products. The OSB segment manufactures and distributes structural panel products comprising OSBs, TechShield radiant barriers, TopNotch sub-floorings, Legacy super tough products, moisture-resistant sub-floorings, and FlameBlock fire-rated sheathing products. The Engineered Wood Products segment provides laminated veneer lumber, laminated strand lumber, and other related products; and I-joists, which are used principally in residential and commercial floorings, roofing systems, and other structural applications. The South America segment manufactures and distributes OSB and siding products in South America and various export markets. This segment also distributes and sells related products to augment the transition to wood frame construction. The company also offers timber and timberlands, as well as other products and services. Louisiana-Pacific Corporation sells its products, primarily to retail home centers, manufactured housing producers, distributors, and wholesalers in North America and South America, as well as in Asia, Australia, and Europe. The company was founded in 1973 and is headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Lumber & wood products, except furniture
Sub-IndustryForest Products
SectorConstruction
SymbolNYSE:LPX
CUSIP54634710
Phone615-986-5600

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.21
Current Ratio5.92
Quick Ratio4.53

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio11.39
Forward P/E Ratio8.68
P/E Growth1.76

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.73 billion
Price / Sales1.40
Cash Flow$3.1655 per share
Price / Cash8.34
Book Value$11.07 per share
Price / Book2.38

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.33
Net Income$389.80 million
Net Margins15.13%
Return on Equity25.35%
Return on Assets16.39%

Miscellaneous

Employees5,000
Outstanding Shares145,180,000
Market Cap$3,880.59

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 Friday, May 4th. Investors of record on Friday, May 18th will be given a dividend of $0.13 per share on Friday, June 1st. This represents a $0.52 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.97%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 17th. View Louisiana-Pacific's Dividend History.

How were Louisiana-Pacific's earnings last quarter?

Louisiana-Pacific Co. (NYSE:LPX) released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May, 7th. The construction company reported $0.63 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.71 by $0.08. The construction company earned $691.30 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $702.19 million. Louisiana-Pacific had a return on equity of 25.35% and a net margin of 15.13%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 13.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.33 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 Tuesday, August, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Louisiana-Pacific.

What price target have analysts set for LPX?

9 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Louisiana-Pacific's shares. Their forecasts range from $27.00 to $39.00. On average, they expect Louisiana-Pacific's share price to reach $33.5714 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 27.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Louisiana-Pacific.

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

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Louisiana-Pacific in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

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

Who are Louisiana-Pacific's key executives?

Louisiana-Pacific's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. William Bradley Southern, CEO & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Michael J. Sims, Sr. VP of Sales, Marketing & Strategy (Age 60)
  • Mr. Neil Sherman, Exec. VP of the Siding Bus. (Age 55)
  • Mr. Jason Ringblom, Exec. VP of the OSB & EWP (Age 35)
  • Ms. Rebecca Anne Barckley, Controller of Financial Reporting & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 55)

Has Louisiana-Pacific been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about LPX stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Louisiana-Pacific earned a daily sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news stories about the construction company an impact score of 45.86 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are Louisiana-Pacific's major shareholders?

Louisiana-Pacific's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of Montreal Can (0.28%), Boston Advisors LLC (0.18%), Dorsey Wright & Associates (0.15%), Clinton Group Inc. (0.14%), Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.10%) and James Investment Research Inc. (0.08%). Company insiders that own Louisiana-Pacific stock include Curtis M Stevens, Daniel K Frierson, Gary Cook, Kurt M Landgraf, Lizanne C Gottung, Michael Sims, Neil Sherman, Rebecca Anne Barckley 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 Clinton Group Inc., Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, Boston Advisors LLC, Fox Run Management L.L.C. and Fortaleza Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Louisiana-Pacific company stock in the last year include Gary Cook, Michael Sims, Neil Sherman and Rebecca Anne Barckley. View Insider Buying and Selling for Louisiana-Pacific.

Which major investors are buying Louisiana-Pacific stock?

LPX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Capital One National Association, Columbia Partners L L C Investment Management, Dorsey Wright & Associates, New England Research & Management Inc., Columbus Macro LLC, James Investment Research Inc. and Hartford Investment Management Co.. 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Louisiana-Pacific's stock price today?

One share of LPX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $26.38.

How big of a company is Louisiana-Pacific?

Louisiana-Pacific has a market capitalization of $3.88 billion and generates $2.73 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $389.80 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.33 on an earnings per share basis. Louisiana-Pacific employs 5,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Louisiana-Pacific?

Louisiana-Pacific's mailing address is 414 UNION STREET, NASHVILLE TN, 37219. The construction 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:  206 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  318 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  524
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 7/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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