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

$23.31
+0.68 (+3.00 %)
(As of 08/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$22.51
Now: $23.31
$23.35
50-Day Range
$22.03
MA: $25.38
$26.66
52-Week Range
$20.39
Now: $23.31
$32.16
Volume1.61 million shs
Average Volume2.11 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.88 billion
P/E Ratio8.51
Dividend Yield2.37%
Beta1.41
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$2.83 billion
Cash Flow$3.7536 per share
Book Value$10.34 per share

Profitability

Net Income$394.60 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,900
Market Cap$2.88 billion
Next Earnings Date11/5/2019 (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 declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 6th. Investors of record on Monday, August 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.135 per share on Tuesday, September 3rd. This represents a $0.54 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.32%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 16th. View Louisiana-Pacific's Dividend History.

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

Louisiana-Pacific declared that its board has authorized a stock repurchase plan on Tuesday, August 7th 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $150,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to buy up to 3.7% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are often an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Louisiana-Pacific's earnings last quarter?

Louisiana-Pacific Co. (NYSE:LPX) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 6th. The building manufacturing company reported $0.11 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.14. The building manufacturing company had revenue of $588 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $641.63 million. Louisiana-Pacific had a net margin of 7.41% and a return on equity of 11.70%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 27.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $1.11 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, November 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Louisiana-Pacific.

What price target have analysts set for LPX?

7 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Louisiana-Pacific's shares. Their forecasts range from $24.75 to $32.00. On average, they expect Louisiana-Pacific's stock price to reach $29.1071 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 24.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Louisiana-Pacific.

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

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

Has Louisiana-Pacific been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about LPX stock have been trending negative on Sunday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Louisiana-Pacific earned a coverage optimism score of -2.3 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 media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Louisiana-Pacific.

Are investors shorting Louisiana-Pacific?

Louisiana-Pacific saw a increase in short interest during the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 6,128,300 shares, an increase of 16.2% from the June 30th total of 5,271,900 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,080,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.9 days. Currently, 4.6% of the company's shares are short sold. 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), Pfizer (PFE), Intel (INTC), Alibaba Group (BABA), General Electric (GE), Micron Technology (MU), Adobe (ADBE), Netflix (NFLX), Ford Motor (F) and AT&T (T).

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 a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (12.56%), Vanguard Group Inc. (11.74%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (4.70%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.38%), APG Asset Management N.V. (2.09%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.75%). Company insiders that own Louisiana-Pacific stock include Gary Cook, Lizanne C Gottung, Michael Emory Kinney, Michael Sims, Neil Sherman, Rebecca Anne Barckley 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 BlackRock Inc., Man Group plc, Vanguard Group Inc., WINTON GROUP Ltd, Panagora Asset Management Inc., APG Asset Management N.V., Royal Bank of Canada and Van ECK Associates Corp. Company insiders that have sold Louisiana-Pacific company stock in the last year include Gary Cook, Michael Emory Kinney, Neil Sherman and William Bradley Southern. View Insider Buying and Selling for Louisiana-Pacific.

Which institutional investors are buying Louisiana-Pacific stock?

LPX stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., Pictet Asset Management Ltd., Pictet Asset Management Ltd., Bank of Montreal Can, Point72 Asset Management L.P. and Balyasny Asset Management LLC. 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 $23.31.

How big of a company is Louisiana-Pacific?

Louisiana-Pacific has a market capitalization of $2.88 billion and generates $2.83 billion in revenue each year. The building manufacturing company earns $394.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.74 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:  256 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  385 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  641
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 8/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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