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: Fertilizer
  • Sub-Industry: Diversified Chemicals
  • Symbol: NYSE:LXU
  • CUSIP: 50216010
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $330.64 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 28,405,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $10.46
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $9.27
  • 52 Week Range: $4.52 - $13.39
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 3.87
  • P/E Growth: -0.42
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $398.96 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.79
  • Book Value: $16.85 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.66
  • EBIDTA: ($906,000.00)
  • Net Margins: 30.36%
  • Return on Equity: -3.66%
  • Return on Assets: -1.31%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.85%
  • Current Ratio: 1.51%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.34%
  • Average Volume: 465,444 shs.
  • Beta: 4.61
  • Short Ratio: 17.25

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) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, April, 24th. The company reported ($0.48) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.35) by $0.13. The firm earned $123.30 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $122.24 million. Lsb Industries had a net margin of 30.36% and a negative return on equity of 3.66%. Lsb Industries's revenue was down 25.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted ($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
  • Mark T. Behrman, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • John Howard Diesch, Executive Vice President - Manufacturing
  • Michael J. Foster, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • William F. Murdy, Lead Independent Director
  • Jonathan B. Bobb, Independent Director
  • Mark R. Genender, Independent Director
  • Barry H. Golsen J.D., Independent Director
  • Marran H. Ogilvie, Independent Director

Who owns Lsb Industries stock?

Lsb Industries' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include ROBOTTI ROBERT (8.20%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.08%) and Capstone Asset Management Co. (0.05%). Company insiders that own Lsb Industries stock include 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 Nisa Investment Advisors LLC and Capstone Asset Management Co.. 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 $11.08.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Lsb Industries (NYSE LXU)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  55 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  78 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  133
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Lsb Industries 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 Lsb Industries (NYSE:LXU) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Lsb Industries (NYSE:LXU)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
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 7/21/2015 forward)


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)


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)


Dividend History for Lsb Industries (NYSE:LXU)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Lsb Industries (NYSE:LXU)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 18.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 69.59%
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)


Headline Trends for Lsb Industries (NYSE:LXU)
Latest Headlines for Lsb Industries (NYSE:LXU)
DateHeadline logoMid-Day Market Update: Avista Gains Following Announcement Of Takeover By Hydro One; A. Schulman Shares Drop - Benzinga - July 21 at 1:55 AM logoNoteworthy Wednesday Option Activity: T, MPC, LXU - July 20 at 12:41 AM logoLSB Industries, Inc. Schedules 2017 Second Quarter Financial Results Release for Tuesday, July 25th and Conference Call for Wednesday, July 26th - July 13 at 6:32 AM logoETFs with exposure to LSB Industries, Inc. : July 4, 2017 - July 4 at 6:33 PM logoComparing Lsb Industries (LXU) & Mosaic (MOS) - June 24 at 12:06 AM logoETFs with exposure to LSB Industries, Inc. : June 13, 2017 - June 13 at 6:33 PM logoLSB Industries, Inc. (LXU) Upgraded by ValuEngine to "Sell" - June 10 at 11:44 PM logoLSB Industries, Inc. (LXU) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research - June 7 at 12:56 AM logoForm 4 LSB INDUSTRIES INC For: Jun 02 Filed by: Murdy William F - June 6 at 7:05 PM logoETFs with exposure to LSB Industries, Inc. : May 29, 2017 - May 29 at 5:56 PM logoLSB Industries, Inc. (LXU) Lowered to Strong Sell at ValuEngine - May 24 at 3:56 PM logoTechnical Roundup on Chemicals Stocks -- Celanese, LSB Industries, Sociedad Quimica y Minera de - PR Newswire (press release) - May 19 at 6:14 PM logoTechnical Roundup on Chemicals Stocks -- Celanese, LSB Industries, Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile, and Univar - May 19 at 10:57 AM logoETFs with exposure to LSB Industries, Inc. : May 18, 2017 - May 19 at 10:57 AM logoETFs with exposure to LSB Industries, Inc. : May 5, 2017 - May 5 at 6:23 PM logoSomewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact LSB Industries (LXU) Share Price - May 4 at 1:22 AM logoFeltl & Co. Weighs in on LSB Industries, Inc.'s Q2 2017 Earnings (LXU) - May 1 at 7:55 AM logoLSB Industries (LXU) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Report Shows - April 30 at 8:26 AM logoEdited Transcript of LXU earnings conference call or presentation 25-Apr-17 2:00pm GMT - April 27 at 6:58 PM logoLSB Industries, Inc. :LXU-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : April 27, 2017 - April 27 at 6:58 PM logoLSB Industries (LXU) Earns Daily Media Sentiment Score of -0.26 - April 27 at 3:06 PM logoAnalysts Anticipate LSB Industries, Inc. (LXU) to Post ($0.29) EPS - April 26 at 9:59 AM logoETFs with exposure to LSB Industries, Inc. : April 25, 2017 - April 25 at 5:47 PM logoShares of LSB Industries, Inc. Pop 27% on Renewed Investor Hope - April 25 at 1:30 PM logoAfter-Hours Stock Movers 04/24: (UIS) (LLNW) (IDRA) Higher; (CTRV) (ESRX) (CDNS) Lower (more...) - April 25 at 9:53 AM logoLSB Industries (LXU) Earning Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Report Finds - April 24 at 8:48 PM logoLSB Industries, Inc. Reports Improved Operating Results for the 2017 First Quarter - April 24 at 6:14 PM logoLSB reports 1Q loss - April 24 at 6:14 PM logoZacks: Brokerages Expect LSB Industries, Inc. (LXU) Will Announce Earnings of -$0.35 Per Share - April 24 at 5:59 PM logoLSB Industries EPS in-line, beats on revenue - April 24 at 4:13 PM logoLSB Industries (LXU) Earning Somewhat Negative News Coverage, Study Shows - April 20 at 5:51 PM logoLSB Industries, Inc. Schedules 2017 First Quarter Financial Results Release for Monday, April, 24th and Conference Call for Tuesday, April 25th - April 17 at 5:42 PM logoLSB Industries, Inc. (LXU) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research - April 17 at 2:21 PM logoLSB Industries, Inc. (LXU) Downgraded to Sell at Zacks Investment Research - April 17 at 7:24 AM logoLSB Industries, Inc. (LXU) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research - April 15 at 11:40 AM logoLSB Industries (LXU) Getting Very Favorable Media Coverage, Study Shows - April 15 at 9:00 AM logoETFs with exposure to LSB Industries, Inc. : April 12, 2017 - April 12 at 7:21 PM logoLSB Industries, Inc. (LXU) to Post Q1 2017 Earnings of ($0.35) Per Share, Feltl & Co. Forecasts - April 10 at 7:15 AM logoResearch Analysts Offer Predictions for LSB Industries, Inc.'s Q1 2018 Earnings (LXU) - April 7 at 8:49 PM logoRaven (RAVN) Posts In-Line Earnings, Revenues Increase Y/Y - March 28 at 10:38 AM logoHarte Hanks Partners with Usermind to Enhance Portfolio - March 22 at 9:34 AM logo Brokerages Set $13.75 Price Target for LSB Industries, Inc. (LXU) - March 20 at 12:22 PM logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades LSB Industries, Inc. (LXU) to “Buy” - March 12 at 1:46 AM logoGE Secures Prestigious Multi-Million US Army Contract - Nasdaq - March 9 at 6:13 PM logoGE Secures Prestigious Multi-Million US Army Contract - March 9 at 8:29 AM logoLSB INDUSTRIES INC Financials - March 3 at 6:22 PM logoEdited Transcript of LXU earnings conference call or presentation 28-Feb-17 3:00pm GMT - March 1 at 11:04 AM logoLSB Industries Inc. (LXU) Has Climbed To A 5-Month High After Q4 Report - February 28 at 6:31 PM logoWhy Shares of LSB Industries, Inc. Jumped Today - February 28 at 6:31 PM logoLSB Industries Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 10:00 am ET today - February 28 at 9:56 AM



Lsb Industries (LXU) Chart for Friday, July, 21, 2017

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