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

$17.59
-0.62 (-3.40 %)
(As of 03/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$16.77
Now: $17.59
$18.11
50-Day Range
$14.00
MA: $26.69
$34.18
52-Week Range
$12.97
Now: $17.59
$34.35
Volume1.56 million shs
Average Volume2.28 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.97 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield3.19%
Beta1.42
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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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$1.38 per share
Book Value$8.44 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-5,000,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees4,800
Market Cap$1.97 billion
Next Earnings Date5/5/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Louisiana-Pacific (NYSE:LPX) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Louisiana-Pacific's stock 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 (WHO). Since then, LPX stock has decreased by 20.0% and is now trading at $17.59. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Louisiana-Pacific?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Louisiana-Pacific in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Louisiana-Pacific.

When is Louisiana-Pacific's next earnings date?

Louisiana-Pacific is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 5th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Louisiana-Pacific.

How were Louisiana-Pacific's earnings last quarter?

Louisiana-Pacific Co. (NYSE:LPX) issued its quarterly 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 analyst estimates of $561.45 million. Louisiana-Pacific had a positive return on equity of 3.79% and a negative net margin of 0.22%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 8.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.19 EPS. View Louisiana-Pacific's earnings history.

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. Stockholders 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 dividend yield of 3.30%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 14th. This is a positive change 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 declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback program on Tuesday, August 7th 2018, which authorizes the company to buyback $150,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase up to 3.7% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are often a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for LPX?

6 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Louisiana-Pacific's shares. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $34.00. On average, they expect Louisiana-Pacific's share price to reach $28.79 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 63.7% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Louisiana-Pacific.

Has Louisiana-Pacific been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about LPX stock have trended extremely negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Louisiana-Pacific earned a news sentiment score of -4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the building manufacturing company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutLouisiana-Pacific.

Are investors shorting Louisiana-Pacific?

Louisiana-Pacific saw a increase in short interest in the month of March. As of March 13th, there was short interest totaling 3,804,900 shares, an increase of 9.0% from the February 27th total of 3,490,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,340,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.8 days. Approximately 3.4% of the shares of the stock 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), AT&T (T), General Electric (GE), Intel (INTC), Walt Disney (DIS), Ford Motor (F), Alibaba Group (BABA), Pfizer (PFE), Micron Technology (MU) and Netflix (NFLX).

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 number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of New York Mellon Corp (5.66%), State Street Corp (3.16%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (2.70%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (2.70%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.48%) and Norges Bank (1.95%). Company insiders that own Louisiana-Pacific stock include Gary Cook, Lizanne C Gottung, Michael Emory Kinney, Neil Sherman, Stephen E Macadam 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 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 activity for Louisiana-Pacific.

Which major investors are buying Louisiana-Pacific stock?

LPX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Castle Hook Partners LP, Macquarie Group Ltd., Macquarie Group Ltd., AJO LP, Castleark Management LLC, and FMR LLC. Company insiders that have bought Louisiana-Pacific stock in the last two years include Stephen E Macadam, and William Bradley Southern. View insider buying and selling activity 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 $17.59.

How big of a company is Louisiana-Pacific?

Louisiana-Pacific has a market capitalization of $1.97 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. 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 SUITE 2000, 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:  302 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  435 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  737
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 3/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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