Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (LPI): Price and Financial Metrics

Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (LPI): $82.04

5.51 (+7.20%)

POWR Rating

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  • Momentum is the dimension where LPI ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 99.63% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for LPI is in Momentum, which has been heading up over the past 48 weeks.
  • LPI's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 1.53% of US stocks).

LPI Stock Summary

  • Laredo Petroleum Inc's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than just 1.86% of US listed stocks.
  • Equity multiplier, or assets relative to shareholders' equity, comes in at -61.16 for Laredo Petroleum Inc; that's greater than it is for just 0.4% of US stocks.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, LPI is more volatile than 95.78% of stocks we're observing.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to LPI, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are ATUS, NM, MMLP, CCLP, and AHT.
  • LPI's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Laredo Petroleum Inc's official web site, go to

LPI Valuation Summary

  • LPI's price/earnings ratio is -1.6; this is 107.96% lower than that of the median Energy stock.
  • Over the past 118 months, LPI's EV/EBIT ratio has gone down 38.6.
  • Over the past 118 months, LPI's price/sales ratio has gone down 8.2.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for LPI.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
LPI 2021-09-03 1.1 -6.2 -1.6 -4.1
LPI 2021-09-02 1.0 -6.1 -1.5 -4.1
LPI 2021-09-01 1.0 -5.6 -1.4 -3.9
LPI 2021-08-31 1.0 -5.6 -1.4 -3.9
LPI 2021-08-30 0.9 -5.3 -1.3 -3.9
LPI 2021-08-27 0.9 -5.5 -1.4 -3.9

LPI Growth Metrics

  • Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 12.32%.
  • Its 3 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 35.65%.
  • Its 2 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 8.47%.
LPI's revenue has moved down $224,612,000 over the prior 33 months.

The table below shows LPI's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-06-30 906.213 399.525 -611.464
2021-03-31 722.43 344.952 -1,024.258
2020-12-31 677.192 383.39 -874.173
2020-09-30 707.249 381.826 -949.962
2020-06-30 727.271 385.367 -977.159
2020-03-31 833.326 507.205 -258.322

LPI's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • LPI has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 70.73% of graded US stocks.
  • LPI's asset turnover comes in at 0.577 -- ranking 39th of 138 Petroleum and Natural Gas stocks.
  • XEC, EGY, and NBR are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with LPI.

The table below shows LPI's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.577 0.571 -0.208
2021-03-31 0.454 0.538 -0.359
2020-12-31 0.361 0.463 -0.265
2020-09-30 0.340 0.505 -0.276
2020-06-30 0.323 0.553 -0.279
2020-03-31 0.341 0.591 -0.056

LPI Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of LPI, see our LPI price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $80.56 Average Broker Recommendation 1.75 (Moderate Buy)

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LPI Price/Volume Stats

Current price $82.04 52-week high $99.26
Prev. close $76.53 52-week low $7.71
Day low $76.30 Volume 625,300
Day high $82.38 Avg. volume 643,211
50-day MA $55.27 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $44.75 Market Cap 1.32B

Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (LPI) Company Bio

Laredo Petroleum, Inc. focuses on the acquisition, exploration, and development of oil and natural gas properties primarily in the Permian Basin in west Texas. The company was formerly known as Laredo Petroleum Holdings, Inc. and changed its name to Laredo Petroleum, Inc. in December 2013. The company was founded in 2006 and is based in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

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Latest LPI News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Laredo Petroleum Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate LPI as an investment opportunity.

Pioneer Natural (PXD) Divests Texas Acres to Laredo for $230M

Cash from offloading some of its assets can enable Pioneer Natural (PXD) to reduce debt burden and provide its balance sheet with some breathing room.

Yahoo | September 21, 2021

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Yahoo | September 20, 2021

Laredo Petroleum Announces Expansion of Oil-Weighted Western Glasscock Leasehold

TULSA, OK, Sept. 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (NYSE: LPI) ("Laredo" or the "Company") today announced the signing of a purchase and sale agreement to acquire approximately 20,000 net acres in western Glasscock County from Pioneer Natural Resources Company (NYSE: PXD) ("Pioneer") for approximately $230 million, subject to customary closing price adjustments. This is Laredo’s second significant acquisition in 2021, as the Company continues to execute its transformational str

Yahoo | September 19, 2021

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William White on InvestorPlace | August 19, 2021

Laredo Petroleum (LPI) Q2 2021 Earnings Call Transcript

LPI earnings call for the period ending June 30, 2021.

The Motley Fool | August 5, 2021

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LPI Price Returns

1-mo 73.37%
3-mo -5.95%
6-mo 173.74%
1-year 772.77%
3-year -53.28%
5-year -64.02%
YTD 316.45%
2020 -65.68%
2019 -20.72%
2018 -65.88%
2017 -24.96%
2016 76.97%

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