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NYSE:LPX - Louisiana-Pacific Stock Price, Forecast & News

$34.18
+0.59 (+1.76 %)
(As of 02/18/2020 04:43 AM ET)
Today's Range
$33.40
Now: $34.18
$34.28
50-Day Range
$29.62
MA: $31.39
$34.18
52-Week Range
$21.82
Now: $34.18
$34.28
Volume2.06 million shs
Average Volume1.23 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.83 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.70%
Beta1.44
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.31 billion
Cash Flow$1.43 per share
Book Value$8.44 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-5,000,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees4,900
Market Cap$3.83 billion
Next Earnings Date5/5/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 7th. Investors of record on Tuesday, February 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.145 per share on Monday, March 2nd. This represents a $0.58 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.70%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 14th. This is an increase from Louisiana-Pacific's previous quarterly dividend of $0.14. View Louisiana-Pacific's Dividend History.

How will Louisiana-Pacific's stock buyback program work?

Louisiana-Pacific announced that its board has approved a share repurchase plan on Tuesday, August 7th 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $150,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to purchase up to 3.7% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are generally a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Louisiana-Pacific's earnings last quarter?

Louisiana-Pacific Co. (NYSE:LPX) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, February, 11th. The building manufacturing company reported $0.05 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.10 by $0.05. The building manufacturing company had revenue of $537 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $561.45 million. Louisiana-Pacific had a negative net margin of 0.22% and a positive return on equity of 3.79%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 8.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.19 earnings per share. 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, May 5th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Louisiana-Pacific.

What price target have analysts set for LPX?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Louisiana-Pacific's shares. Their forecasts range from $24.75 to $35.00. On average, they expect Louisiana-Pacific's stock price to reach $31.96 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.5%. View Analyst Price Targets for Louisiana-Pacific.

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

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Louisiana-Pacific in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings, 1 buy rating and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Louisiana-Pacific.

Has Louisiana-Pacific been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about LPX stock has trended very negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Louisiana-Pacific earned a news sentiment score of -3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the building manufacturing company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Louisiana-Pacific.

Are investors shorting Louisiana-Pacific?

Louisiana-Pacific saw a decline in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 5,300,000 shares, a decline of 7.0% from the January 15th total of 5,700,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,280,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.1 days. Currently, 4.5% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Louisiana-Pacific's Current Options Chain.

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 Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), AT&T (T), General Electric (GE), Intel (INTC), Walt Disney (DIS), Ford Motor (F), Pfizer (PFE), Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU) and Netflix (NFLX).

Who are Louisiana-Pacific's key executives?

Louisiana-Pacific's management team includes the folowing 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)

Who are Louisiana-Pacific's major shareholders?

Louisiana-Pacific's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bank of New York Mellon Corp (5.66%), State Street Corp (3.16%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.48%), Thrivent Financial for Lutherans (1.80%), FMR LLC (1.53%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.38%). Company insiders that own Louisiana-Pacific stock include Gary Cook, Lizanne C Gottung, Michael Emory Kinney, Neil Sherman and William Bradley Southern. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Louisiana-Pacific.

Which institutional investors are selling Louisiana-Pacific stock?

LPX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, NorthCoast Asset Management LLC, Royce & Associates LP, State Street Corp, Schonfeld Strategic Advisors LLC, Gabelli Funds LLC, UBS Group AG and Van ECK Associates Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Louisiana-Pacific.

Which institutional investors are buying Louisiana-Pacific stock?

LPX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Castle Hook Partners LP, AJO LP, Castleark Management LLC, FMR LLC, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, FIL Ltd and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Louisiana-Pacific's stock price today?

One share of LPX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.18.

How big of a company is Louisiana-Pacific?

Louisiana-Pacific has a market capitalization of $3.83 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 4,900 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Louisiana-Pacific.

What is Louisiana-Pacific's official website?

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

How can I contact Louisiana-Pacific?

Louisiana-Pacific's mailing address is 414 UNION STREET, NASHVILLE TN, 37219. The building manufacturing 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:  295 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  430 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  725
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 2/18/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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