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

Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (LPI): $60.11

2.39 (+4.14%)

POWR Rating

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  • LPI scores best on the Momentum dimension, with a Momentum rank ahead of 99.58% of US stocks.
  • LPI's strongest trending metric is Momentum; it's been moving up over the last 52 weeks.
  • LPI's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 0.94% of US stocks).

LPI Stock Summary

  • Laredo Petroleum Inc's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 92.69% of US listed stocks.
  • LPI's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of merely 0.12% of US stocks.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, LPI is more volatile than 93.56% of stocks we're observing.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to LPI, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are BTU, WOW, ENLC, SXC, and OSG.
  • 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

  • The 4 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at 419.03%.
  • Its 5 year price growth rate is now at -83.66%.
  • Its 4 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 46.76%.
Over the past 33 months, LPI's revenue has gone up $6,141,000.

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
2021-09-30 1,111.916 396.882 -237.2
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

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 71% of graded US stocks.
  • LPI's asset turnover comes in at 0.639 -- ranking 38th of 137 Petroleum and Natural Gas stocks.
  • CCLP, NBR, and FANG 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
2021-09-30 0.639 0.611 -0.049
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

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 $60.11 52-week high $99.26
Prev. close $57.72 52-week low $11.55
Day low $58.25 Volume 784,537
Day high $64.31 Avg. volume 664,573
50-day MA $76.18 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $56.73 Market Cap 1.03B

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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Laredo Petroleum Consensus Indicates Potential 23.6% Upside

Laredo Petroleum with ticker code (LPI) have now 9 analysts in total covering the stock. The consensus rating is ''Buy''. The range between the high target price and low target price is between 114 and 69 calculating the mean target price we have 95.11. Now with the previous closing price of 76.92 this is indicating there is a potential upside of 23.6%. The 50 day MA is 80.13 while the 200 day moving average is 63.52. The market cap for the company is $1,196m. Find out more information at: /> [stock_market_widget type="chart" symbol="LPI" chart="bar" range="6mo" interval="1d" line-color="rgb(49, 125, 189)"] Laredo Petroleum, an independent energy company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of oil and natural gas properties in the Permian Basin of West Texas, the Un...

DirectorsTalk | November 11, 2021

Equities Analysts Offer Predictions for Laredo Petroleum, Inc.s FY2021 Earnings (NYSE:LPI)

Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (NYSE:LPI) Research analysts at Capital One Financial decreased their FY2021 earnings per share estimates for shares of Laredo Petroleum in a note issued to investors on Wednesday, November 3rd. Capital One Financial analyst B. Velie now forecasts that the oil and gas producer will post earnings per share of $9.82 for []

Transcript Daily | November 5, 2021

Federated Hermes Inc. Takes $1.18 Million Position in Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (NYSE:LPI)

Federated Hermes Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (NYSE:LPI) during the 2nd quarter, reports. The firm purchased 12,691 shares of the oil and gas producers stock, valued at approximately $1,178,000. Other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the company. L & S []

Dakota Financial News | November 4, 2021

Laredo Petroleum (LPI) Q3 2021 Earnings Call Transcript

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

The Motley Fool | November 3, 2021

Laredo Petroleum (NYSE:LPI) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $1.06 EPS

Laredo Petroleum (NYSE:LPI) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday. The oil and gas producer reported $1.84 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $2.90 by ($1.06), MarketWatch Earnings reports. Laredo Petroleum had a negative net margin of 67.47% and a negative return on equity of 499.97%. During the same []

Dakota Financial News | November 3, 2021

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LPI Price Returns

1-mo -20.28%
3-mo 11.25%
6-mo -7.92%
1-year 353.66%
3-year -31.22%
5-year -81.20%
YTD 205.13%
2020 -65.68%
2019 -20.72%
2018 -65.88%
2017 -24.96%
2016 76.97%

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