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: www.lsbindustries.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $217.3 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 28,405,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $6.44
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $8.65
  • 52 Week Range: $4.52 - $11.71
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 3.69
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -34.77
  • P/E Growth: -0.24
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $411.83 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.53
  • Book Value: $16.40 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.47
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $14.2 million
  • Net Margins: 24.04%
  • Return on Equity: -1.11%
  • Return on Assets: -0.42%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.86%
  • Current Ratio: 1.92%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.74%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 505,836 shs.
  • Beta: 4.52
  • Short Ratio: 21.49
 

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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July, 25th. The company reported ($0.53) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.27) by $0.26. The firm earned $122.90 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $138.21 million. Lsb Industries had a negative return on equity of 1.11% and a net margin of 24.04%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 11.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned ($0.73) EPS. View Lsb Industries' Earnings History.

When will Lsb Industries make its next earnings announcement?

Lsb Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 2nd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Lsb Industries.

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Robotti Robert (7.75%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.50%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.19%), Eidelman Virant Capital (2.80%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (2.28%) and Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (2.08%). Company insiders that own Lsb Industries stock include Lsb Funding Llc 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 Ameriprise Financial Inc., Eidelman Virant Capital, Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC, Teachers Advisors LLC, Rhumbline Advisers, Ironwood Investment Management LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Public Sector Pension investment Board. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lsb Industries.

Who bought Lsb Industries stock? Who is buying Lsb Industries stock?

Lsb Industries' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Vanguard Group Inc., Northpointe Capital LLC, Robotti Robert, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Nationwide Fund Advisors and Alliancebernstein L.P.. 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 $7.65.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Lsb Industries (NYSE LXU)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  72 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  97 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  169
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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)
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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 9/26/2015 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
11/1/2017($0.87)N/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2017Q2 2017($0.27)($0.53)$138.21 million$122.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
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: 25.77%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 70.18%
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
finance.yahoo.com logoIs It Time To Buy LSB Industries Inc (LXU)?
finance.yahoo.com - September 21 at 4:45 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTerra Nitrogen Company, L.P. (TNH) and Lsb Industries (LXU) Head-To-Head Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 18 at 6:10 AM
nasdaq.com logoMid-Morning Market Update: Markets Open Higher; Progress ... - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 13 at 6:19 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting Terra Nitrogen Company, L.P. (TNH) & Lsb Industries (LXU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 11 at 10:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLsb Industries Inc. (LXU) Rating Increased to Sell at ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 10:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLsb Industries (LXU) & Terra Nitrogen Company, L.P. (TNH) Financial Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 8 at 8:29 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Review: Lsb Industries (LXU) & Terra Nitrogen Company, L.P. (TNH)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 26 at 10:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing Terra Nitrogen Company, L.P. (TNH) and Lsb Industries (LXU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 20 at 2:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to LSB Industries, Inc. : August 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 9:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Analysis: CF Industries Holdings (CF) and Lsb Industries (LXU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 17 at 2:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to LSB Industries, Inc. : August 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 10:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLSB Industries, Inc. :LXU-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : July 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 3:00 AM
benzinga.com logoMid-Day Market Update: iRobot Surges On Strong Q2 Results; Wabash Shares Plunge - Benzinga
www.benzinga.com - July 27 at 4:06 AM
seekingalpha.com logoLSB Industries -25% after terminating sale process - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - July 27 at 4:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of LXU earnings conference call or presentation 26-Jul-17 2:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 4:05 AM
fool.com logoShares of LSB Industries Plunge 25% After Second-Quarter Results and Sale Termination
www.fool.com - July 26 at 1:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLsb Industries Inc. (LXU) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.26 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 26 at 1:07 PM
streetinsider.com logoLSB Industries (LXU) Terminates Formal Sale Process Portion of Strategic Review
www.streetinsider.com - July 26 at 4:14 AM
streetinsider.com logoLSB Industries (LXU) Terminates Formal Sale Process Portion of Strategic Review - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - July 25 at 11:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLSB Industries, Inc. Reports Improved Operating Results for the 2017 Second Quarter
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 11:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLSB Industries, Inc. Provides Update on Its Strategic Alternatives Review Process
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 11:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLSB reports 2Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 11:11 PM
benzinga.com logoMid-Day Market Update: Avista Gains Following Announcement Of Takeover By Hydro One; A. Schulman Shares Drop - Benzinga
www.benzinga.com - July 21 at 1:55 AM
nasdaq.com logoNoteworthy Wednesday Option Activity: T, MPC, LXU
www.nasdaq.com - July 20 at 12:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLSB Industries, Inc. Schedules 2017 Second Quarter Financial Results Release for Tuesday, July 25th and Conference Call for Wednesday, July 26th
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 6:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to LSB Industries, Inc. : July 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 4 at 6:33 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing Lsb Industries (LXU) & Mosaic (MOS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 24 at 12:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to LSB Industries, Inc. : June 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 13 at 6:33 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLSB Industries, Inc. (LXU) Upgraded by ValuEngine to "Sell"
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 10 at 11:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLSB Industries, Inc. (LXU) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 7 at 12:56 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 LSB INDUSTRIES INC For: Jun 02 Filed by: Murdy William F
www.streetinsider.com - June 6 at 7:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to LSB Industries, Inc. : May 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 29 at 5:56 PM
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

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