LSB Industries Company Profile (NYSE:LXU)

About LSB Industries (NYSE:LXU)

LSB Industries logoLSB Industries, Inc. is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in the manufacture and sale of chemical products. The Company operates through chemical business segment. It is a manufacturer and distributor of nitrogen fertilizer and other nitrogen products in North America. Its principal nitrogen products are ammonia (AN), fertilizer grade ammonium nitrate (high density ammonium nitrate prills used in the agricultural industry (HDAN)), urea ammonia nitrate (UAN), and AN solution for agricultural applications, high purity and commercial grade ammonia, high purity AN, sulfuric acids, concentrated, blended and regular nitric acid, mixed nitrating acids, carbon dioxide, and diesel exhaust fluid for industrial applications, and industrial grade AN (low density ammonium nitrate prills used in the mining industry (LDAN)) and 83% AN solution (AN solution) for the mining industry. Its customers include cooperatives and independent fertilizer distributors.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Multi-Sector Conglomerates
  • Industry: Chemicals - Major Diversified
  • Sub-Industry: Diversified Chemicals
  • Symbol: NYSE:LXU
  • CUSIP: 50216010
  • Web: www.lsbindustries.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $267.01 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 28,405,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $8.63
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $8.74
  • 52 Week Range: $4.52 - $15.40
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 3.28
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -30.32
  • P/E Growth: -0.38
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $398.96 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.67
  • Book Value: $16.85 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.56
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: ($906,000.00)
  • Net Margins: 24.50%
  • Return on Equity: 3.20%
  • Return on Assets: 1.02%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.79%
  • Current Ratio: 1.44%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.37%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 580,667 shs.
  • Beta: 4.28
  • Short Ratio: 10.68
 

Frequently Asked Questions for LSB Industries (NYSE:LXU)

What is LSB Industries' stock symbol?

LSB Industries trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LXU."

How were LSB Industries' earnings last quarter?

LSB Industries, Inc. (NYSE:LXU) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, April, 24th. The company reported ($0.48) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.35) by $0.13. The company had revenue of $123.30 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $122.24 million. LSB Industries had a return on equity of 3.20% and a net margin of 24.50%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 25.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm earned ($0.47) EPS. View LSB Industries' Earnings History.

Who are some of LSB Industries' key competitors?

Who are LSB Industries' key executives?

LSB Industries' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Jack E. Golsen, Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Daniel D. Greenwell, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Barry H. Golsen J.D., Vice Chairman of the Board
  • Mark T. Behrman, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Richard Aldridge, Chief Operating Officer
  • Richard S. Sanders Jr., Interim Executive Vice President - Chemical Manufacturing, Director
  • John Howard Diesch, Executive Vice President - Manufacturing
  • Michael J. Foster, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • William F. Murdy, Lead Independent Director
  • Marran H. Ogilvie, Director

Who owns LSB Industries stock?

LSB Industries' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Gendell Jeffrey L (9.02%), ROBOTTI ROBERT (8.20%), Robotti Robert (7.59%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.51%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.79%) and Eidelman Virant Capital (3.58%). Company insiders that own LSB Industries stock include Linda F Rappaport, Lsb Funding Llc, Mark T Behrman and Michael Dawe Tepper. View Institutional Ownership Trends for LSB Industries.

Who sold LSB Industries stock? Who is selling LSB Industries stock?

LSB Industries' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including California Public Employees Retirement System, Snow Capital Management LP, Sterneck Capital Management LLC, Robotti Robert, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Northpointe Capital LLC, Morgan Stanley and Wells Fargo & Company MN. View Insider Buying and Selling for LSB Industries.

Who bought LSB Industries stock? Who is buying LSB Industries stock?

LSB Industries' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gendell Jeffrey L, FMR LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Cortina Asset Management LLC, Millrace Asset Group Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC, Bank of America Corp DE and Vanguard Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for LSB Industries.

How do I buy LSB Industries stock?

Shares of LSB Industries 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 LSB Industries' stock price today?

One share of LSB Industries stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.40.


MarketBeat Community Rating for LSB Industries (NYSE LXU)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  42 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  60 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  102
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for LSB Industries (NYSE:LXU) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating
Consensus Rating:Sell (Score: 1.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for LSB Industries (NYSE:LXU)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/24/2017ValuEngineDowngradeSell -> Strong SellHighView Rating Details
5/9/2016Avondale PartnersReiterated RatingOutperform$15.00 -> $15.00N/AView Rating Details
5/6/2016Feltl & Co.UpgradeBuy -> Strong-BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/29/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for LSB Industries (NYSE:LXU)
Earnings by Quarter for LSB Industries (NYSE:LXU)
Earnings History by Quarter for LSB Industries (NYSE:LXU)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/24/2017Q1 2017($0.35)($0.48)$122.24 million$123.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2017Q416($0.83)($1.16)$87.31 million$85.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2016Q316($1.43)($2.12)$74.49 million$80.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2016Q216($0.37)($0.73)$167.65 million$109.98 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116($0.24)($0.47)$161.43 million$165.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/29/2016Q415($0.15)($0.23)$160.60 million$157.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2015Q315($0.23)($0.36)$163.35 million$157.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2015Q215$0.37$0.02$196.00 million$182.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2015Q115$0.37$0.28$187.20 million$193.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/2/2015Q414$0.36$0.09$181.80 million$181.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2014Q314$0.27($0.17)$190.00 million$171.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2014Q214$0.80$0.47$221.42 million$201.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114$0.46$0.49$144.89 million$178.53 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q413$0.81$1.58$169.45 million$149.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313$0.74$0.43$206.50 million$177.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q2 2013$0.32$0.31$181.26 million$202.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2013Q1 2013$0.37($0.02)$168.88 million$150.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/28/2013Q4 2012$0.20$0.49$178.36 million$177.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2012Q312$0.64$0.28$175.29 million$182.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2012$0.91$1.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2012$0.48$0.61ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2012$0.86$1.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2011$0.68$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2011$1.05$1.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.62$0.90ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for LSB Industries (NYSE:LXU)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($1.48)
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.79)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171($0.35)($0.35)($0.35)
Q2 20171($0.22)($0.22)($0.22)
Q3 20171($0.52)($0.52)($0.52)
Q4 20171($0.39)($0.39)($0.39)
Q1 20181($0.33)($0.33)($0.33)
Q2 20181$0.01$0.01$0.01
Q3 20181($0.28)($0.28)($0.28)
Q4 20181($0.19)($0.19)($0.19)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for LSB Industries (NYSE:LXU)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for LSB Industries (NYSE:LXU)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 18.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 72.68%
Insider Trades by Quarter for LSB Industries (NYSE:LXU)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for LSB Industries (NYSE:LXU)
Insider Trades by Quarter for LSB Industries (NYSE:LXU)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/19/2016Lsb Funding LlcMajor ShareholderSell34,422$11.92$410,310.24View SEC Filing  
12/1/2015Michael Dawe TepperVPSell2,500$7.06$17,650.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2015Mark T BehrmanCFOBuy3,000$25.15$75,450.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2015Linda F RappaportMajor ShareholderSell9,000$41.50$373,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2015Linda F RappaportMajor ShareholderSell1,000$42.50$42,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2015Lynn F WhiteDirectorBuy1,000$43.34$43,340.00View SEC Filing  
5/11/2015Richard RoedelDirectorBuy7,100$42.20$299,620.00View SEC Filing  
4/27/2015Michael G AdamsVPSell5,000$45.82$229,100.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2014Linda F RappaportMajor ShareholderSell20,000$39.16$783,200.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2014Barry H GolsenCOOSell9,259$40.81$377,859.79View SEC Filing  
6/11/2014Sbl, LlcMajor ShareholderSell54,467$40.81$2,222,798.27View SEC Filing  
6/6/2014Barry H GolsenCOOSell2,699$40.02$108,013.98View SEC Filing  
6/6/2014Sbl, LlcMajor ShareholderSell15,877$40.02$635,397.54View SEC Filing  
6/4/2014Harold L RiekerVPSell3,000$38.50$115,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2014Mark T BehrmanVPBuy1,000$37.90$37,900.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2014Ronald PerryDirectorSell1,575$38.29$60,306.75View SEC Filing  
5/9/2014John ShelleyDirectorSell1,880$37.00$69,560.00View SEC Filing  
12/30/2013Michael AdamsVPSell5,000$40.00$200,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/24/2013Barry GolsenCOOSell5,100$33.72$171,972.00View SEC Filing  
9/24/2013Sbl, Llcmajor shareholderSell30,000$33.72$1,011,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2013Ronald V PerryDirectorSell1,000$39.40$39,400.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2013Barry H GolsenCOOSell17,001$38.28$650,798.28View SEC Filing  
3/5/2013Golsen Family LlcMajor ShareholderSell100,000$38.28$3,828,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for LSB Industries (NYSE:LXU)
Latest Headlines for LSB Industries (NYSE:LXU)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoLSB Industries, Inc. (LXU) Lowered to Strong Sell at ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 24 at 3:56 PM
prnewswire.com logoTechnical Roundup on Chemicals Stocks -- Celanese, LSB Industries, Sociedad Quimica y Minera de - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - May 19 at 6:14 PM
bizjournals.com logoTechnical Roundup on Chemicals Stocks -- Celanese, LSB Industries, Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile, and Univar
www.bizjournals.com - May 19 at 10:57 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to LSB Industries, Inc. : May 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 10:57 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to LSB Industries, Inc. : May 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 6:23 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact LSB Industries (LXU) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 1:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFeltl & Co. Weighs in on LSB Industries, Inc.'s Q2 2017 Earnings (LXU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 7:55 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLSB Industries (LXU) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Report Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 8:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of LXU earnings conference call or presentation 25-Apr-17 2:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 6:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLSB Industries, Inc. :LXU-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : April 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 6:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLSB Industries (LXU) Earns Daily Media Sentiment Score of -0.26
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 3:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalysts Anticipate LSB Industries, Inc. (LXU) to Post ($0.29) EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 9:59 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to LSB Industries, Inc. : April 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 5:47 PM
fool.com logoShares of LSB Industries, Inc. Pop 27% on Renewed Investor Hope
www.fool.com - April 25 at 1:30 PM
streetinsider.com logoAfter-Hours Stock Movers 04/24: (UIS) (LLNW) (IDRA) Higher; (CTRV) (ESRX) (CDNS) Lower (more...)
www.streetinsider.com - April 25 at 9:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLSB Industries (LXU) Earning Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 8:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLSB Industries, Inc. Reports Improved Operating Results for the 2017 First Quarter
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 6:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLSB reports 1Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 6:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Expect LSB Industries, Inc. (LXU) Will Announce Earnings of -$0.35 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 5:59 PM
seekingalpha.com logoLSB Industries EPS in-line, beats on revenue
seekingalpha.com - April 24 at 4:13 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLSB Industries (LXU) Earning Somewhat Negative News Coverage, Study Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 5:51 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLSB Industries, Inc. Schedules 2017 First Quarter Financial Results Release for Monday, April, 24th and Conference Call for Tuesday, April 25th
finance.yahoo.com - April 17 at 5:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLSB Industries, Inc. (LXU) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 2:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLSB Industries, Inc. (LXU) Downgraded to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 7:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLSB Industries, Inc. (LXU) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 11:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLSB Industries (LXU) Getting Very Favorable Media Coverage, Study Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 9:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to LSB Industries, Inc. : April 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 7:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLSB Industries, Inc. (LXU) to Post Q1 2017 Earnings of ($0.35) Per Share, Feltl & Co. Forecasts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 7:15 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoResearch Analysts Offer Predictions for LSB Industries, Inc.'s Q1 2018 Earnings (LXU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 8:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRaven (RAVN) Posts In-Line Earnings, Revenues Increase Y/Y
finance.yahoo.com - March 28 at 10:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHarte Hanks Partners with Usermind to Enhance Portfolio
finance.yahoo.com - March 22 at 9:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Set $13.75 Price Target for LSB Industries, Inc. (LXU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 20 at 12:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades LSB Industries, Inc. (LXU) to “Buy”
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 12 at 1:46 AM
nasdaq.com logoGE Secures Prestigious Multi-Million US Army Contract - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - March 9 at 6:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGE Secures Prestigious Multi-Million US Army Contract
finance.yahoo.com - March 9 at 8:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLSB INDUSTRIES INC Financials
finance.yahoo.com - March 3 at 6:22 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of LXU earnings conference call or presentation 28-Feb-17 3:00pm GMT
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 1 at 11:04 AM
nasdaq.com logoLSB Industries Inc. (LXU) Has Climbed To A 5-Month High After Q4 Report
www.nasdaq.com - February 28 at 6:31 PM
fool.com logoWhy Shares of LSB Industries, Inc. Jumped Today
www.fool.com - February 28 at 6:31 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoLSB Industries Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 10:00 am ET today
biz.yahoo.com - February 28 at 9:56 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 LSB Industries Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 27 at 6:14 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoLSB Industries, Inc. Reports Operating Results for the 2016 Fourth Quarter
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 27 at 6:14 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:14 pm LSB Industries misses by $0.26, misses on revs
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 27 at 6:14 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoLSB INDUSTRIES INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 27 at 6:14 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoLSB INDUSTRIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 27 at 6:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEverest Sciences Announces Order for and Successful Operations of Second Unit at Cherokee Nitrogen
finance.yahoo.com - February 18 at 5:40 PM
businesswire.com logoLSB Industries, Inc. Schedules 2016 Fourth Quarter Financial ... - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - January 23 at 11:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLSB Industries, Inc. Schedules 2016 Fourth Quarter Financial Results Release for Monday, February 27th and Conference Call for Tuesday, February 28th
finance.yahoo.com - January 23 at 6:42 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoLSB INDUSTRIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Obl
biz.yahoo.com - January 20 at 7:10 PM
prnewswire.com logoResearch Reports Coverage on Basic Materials Stocks -- Alcoa ... - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - January 14 at 5:41 AM

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