Louisiana-Pacific Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:LPX)

About Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX)

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation 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: Wood Products
  • Sub-Industry: Forest Products
  • Symbol: NYSE:LPX
  • CUSIP: 54634710
  • Web: www.lpcorp.com
  • Market Cap: $4.01 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 144,797,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $27.65
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $25.25
  • 52 Week Range: $17.08 - $29.44
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.78
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.58
  • P/E Growth: 2.57
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.45 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.64
  • Book Value: $9.31 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.98
  • EBITDA: $443.5 million
  • Net Margins: 10.50%
  • Return on Equity: 17.13%
  • Return on Assets: 9.74%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.26%
  • Current Ratio: 5.01%
  • Quick Ratio: 4.05%
  • Average Volume: 1.96 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.31
  • Short Ratio: 1.34

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

What is Louisiana-Pacific Corporation's stock symbol?

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

How were Louisiana-Pacific Corporation's earnings last quarter?

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 1st. The company reported $0.58 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.61 by $0.03. The business had revenue of $694 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $700.73 million. Louisiana-Pacific Corporation had a net margin of 10.50% and a return on equity of 17.13%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 19.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.28 EPS. View Louisiana-Pacific Corporation's Earnings History.

When will Louisiana-Pacific Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November, 6th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation.

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

8 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation's stock. Their predictions range from $24.00 to $37.00. On average, they expect Louisiana-Pacific Corporation's share price to reach $28.75 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation.

What are analysts saying about Louisiana-Pacific Corporation stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Louisiana-Pacific Corporation 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. " (10/18/2017)
  • 2. TD Securities analysts commented, "We were surprised by Friday’s 4% share-price decline." (5/9/2017)

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

Who are Louisiana-Pacific Corporation's key executives?

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • E. Gary G. Cook Ph.D., Independent Chairman of the Board
  • W. Bradley Southern, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Director
  • Sallie B. Bailey, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Jason Ringblom, Executive Vice President - OSB
  • Neil Sherman, Executive Vice President - Siding
  • Michael Sims, Senior Vice President - Sales and Marketing
  • Tracy A. Embree, Independent Director
  • Lizanne C. Gottung, Independent Director
  • Ozey K. Horton Jr., Independent Director
  • Kurt M. Landgraf, Independent Director

Who owns Louisiana-Pacific Corporation stock?

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include APG Asset Management N.V. (0.37%), Mutual of America Capital Management LLC (0.08%), Strs Ohio (0.04%), Quotient Investors LLC (0.04%), State Treasurer State of Michigan (0.04%) and Meeder Asset Management Inc. (0.03%). Company insiders that own Louisiana-Pacific Corporation stock include Brian Eugene Luoma, Colin D Watson, Curtis M Stevens, Daniel K Frierson, Kurt M Landgraf, Lizanne C Gottung, Michael Sims, Neil Sherman, Rebecca Anne Barckley and William Bradley Southern. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation.

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

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Treasurer State of Michigan. Company insiders that have sold Louisiana-Pacific Corporation stock in the last year include Curtis M Stevens, Daniel K Frierson, Kurt M Landgraf, Michael Sims, Rebecca Anne Barckley and William Bradley Southern. View Insider Buying and Selling for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation.

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

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including APG Asset Management N.V., Quotient Investors LLC, Strs Ohio, Barometer Capital Management Inc., Meeder Asset Management Inc. and Mutual of America Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation.

How do I buy Louisiana-Pacific Corporation stock?

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

What is Louisiana-Pacific Corporation's stock price today?

One share of Louisiana-Pacific Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $27.71.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE LPX)
Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  168 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  257 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  425
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Louisiana-Pacific Corporation and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 5 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.88)
Consensus Price Target: $28.75 (3.75% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX)
Price Target History for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX)
Analysts' Ratings History for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/10/2017Longbow ResearchReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
9/29/2017BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeMarket Perform -> Underperform$22.00 -> $24.00HighView Rating Details
9/26/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformLowView 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 CorporationDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformN/AView Rating Details
10/14/2016Vertical GroupUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
7/21/2016Dundee SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX)
Earnings by Quarter for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX)
Earnings History by Quarter for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE LPX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/6/2017$0.59N/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2017Q2 2017$0.61$0.58$700.73 million$694.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
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 Corporation (NYSE:LPX)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.40
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$0.71$0.52
Q4 20172$0.15$0.34$0.25
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (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 Corporation (NYSE:LPX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.48%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 91.13%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/14/2017Rebecca Anne BarckleyInsiderSell5,128$27.00$138,456.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2017Michael SimsSVPSell5,871$27.06$158,869.26View SEC Filing  
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 Corporation (NYSE:LPX)
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Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (LPX) Chart for Monday, October, 23, 2017

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