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Louisiana-Pacific Stock Forecast, Price & News

$30.47
+0.67 (+2.25 %)
(As of 09/22/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$29.83
Now: $30.47
$30.50
50-Day Range
$29.80
MA: $32.07
$33.89
52-Week Range
$12.97
Now: $30.47
$34.35
Volume2.04 million shs
Average Volume1.51 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.42 billion
P/E Ratio190.45
Dividend Yield1.95%
Beta1.88
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. 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 solutions. 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 primarily used in residential and commercial floorings, roofing systems, and other structural applications. The South America segment manufactures and distributes OSB and siding products. 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.20 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.31 billion
Cash Flow$1.32 per share
Book Value$8.44 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-5,000,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees4,800
Market Cap$3.42 billion
Next Earnings Date11/3/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$30.47
+0.67 (+2.25 %)
(As of 09/22/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Louisiana-Pacific (NYSE:LPX) Frequently Asked Questions

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. Since then, LPX shares have increased by 38.5% and is now trading at $30.47.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Louisiana-Pacific?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Louisiana-Pacific in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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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, November 3rd 2020.
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How were Louisiana-Pacific's earnings last quarter?

Louisiana-Pacific Co. (NYSE:LPX) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, August, 4th. The building manufacturing company reported $0.43 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.18 by $0.25. The building manufacturing company earned $548 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $531.91 million. Louisiana-Pacific had a net margin of 0.75% and a return on equity of 9.74%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 6.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.14 earnings per share.
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How often does Louisiana-Pacific pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Louisiana-Pacific?

Louisiana-Pacific announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 5th. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.145 per share on Tuesday, September 1st. This represents a $0.58 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.90%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 13th.
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What price target have analysts set for LPX?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Louisiana-Pacific's shares. Their forecasts range from $27.00 to $37.00. On average, they anticipate Louisiana-Pacific's share price to reach $31.86 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 4.6% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Louisiana-Pacific?

Louisiana-Pacific saw a drop in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,720,000 shares, a drop of 18.5% from the August 15th total of 2,110,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,340,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.3 days. Approximately 1.5% of the company's stock are short sold.
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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 Pfizer (PFE), AT&T (T), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Intel (INTC), Ford Motor (F), General Electric (GE), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), D. R. Horton (DHI), Micron Technology (MU) and Walt Disney (DIS).

Who are Louisiana-Pacific's key executives?

Louisiana-Pacific's management team includes the following 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)

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 variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.22%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (7.38%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (3.51%), Thrivent Financial for Lutherans (2.35%), Impala Asset Management LLC (2.10%) and FMR LLC (1.91%). Company insiders that own Louisiana-Pacific stock include Gary Cook, Kurt M Landgraf, Stephen E Macadam and William Bradley Southern.
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Which institutional investors are selling Louisiana-Pacific stock?

LPX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Impala Asset Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Point72 Asset Management L.P., Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc., AJO LP, Victory Capital Management Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Louisiana-Pacific company stock in the last year include Gary Cook, and Kurt M Landgraf.
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Which institutional investors are buying Louisiana-Pacific stock?

LPX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Macquarie Group Ltd., Platinum Investment Management Ltd., FMR LLC, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Ziegler Capital Management LLC, and Gradient Investments 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 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 $30.47.

How big of a company is Louisiana-Pacific?

Louisiana-Pacific has a market capitalization of $3.42 billion and generates $2.31 billion in revenue each year. The building manufacturing company earns $-5,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.37 on an earnings per share basis. Louisiana-Pacific employs 4,800 workers across the globe.

What is Louisiana-Pacific's official website?

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

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 9/23/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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