Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (LPX): Price and Financial Metrics

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (LPX): $48.40

-1.28 (-2.58%)

POWR Rating

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  • LPX scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 98.33% of US stocks.
  • LPX's strongest trending metric is Sentiment; it's been moving down over the last 179 days.
  • LPX's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 1.06% of US stocks).

LPX Stock Summary

  • LPX's current price/earnings ratio is 2.72, which is higher than just 3.82% of US stocks with positive earnings.
  • Of note is the ratio of LOUISIANA-PACIFIC CORP's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 99.13% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • LOUISIANA-PACIFIC CORP's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is 34.98%, greater than the shareholder yield of 95.25% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to LPX, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are TXT, LINC, MGPI, PRIM, and DOV.
  • LPX's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit LOUISIANA-PACIFIC CORP's official web site, go to www.lpcorp.com.

LPX Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Basic Materials stock, LPX's price/sales ratio is 25% lower, now standing at 0.9.
  • Over the past 243 months, LPX's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.6.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for LPX.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
LPX 2022-09-19 0.9 2.7 2.8 2.1
LPX 2022-09-16 0.8 2.6 2.7 2.0
LPX 2022-09-15 0.8 2.6 2.7 2.0
LPX 2022-09-14 0.8 2.6 2.8 2.0
LPX 2022-09-13 0.8 2.6 2.7 2.0
LPX 2022-09-12 0.9 2.8 2.9 2.1

LPX Growth Metrics

    The 5 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at -15.1%.
  • Its 3 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 274.35%.
  • Its 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 365.98%.
Over the past 15 months, LPX's revenue has gone up $1,458,000,000.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-06-30 4,678 1,620 1,427
2022-03-31 4,873 1,594 1,541
2021-12-31 4,553 1,484 1,377
2021-09-30 4,421 1,603 1,439
2021-06-30 3,997 1,310 1,251
2021-03-31 3,220 982 786

LPX'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.
  • LPX has a Quality Grade of A, ranking ahead of 99.28% of graded US stocks.
  • LPX's asset turnover comes in at 1.923 -- ranking 3rd of 60 Construction Materials stocks.
  • SVT, OC, and FRTA are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with LPX.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 1.923 0.472 1.112
2021-06-30 1.823 0.457 0.968
2021-03-31 1.569 0.385 0.620
2020-12-31 1.394 0.311 0.367
2020-09-30 1.273 0.238 0.155
2020-06-30 1.163 0.162 0.023

LPX Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of LPX, see our LPX 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 $74.44 Average Broker Recommendation 1.69 (Moderate Buy)

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LPX Price/Volume Stats

Current price $48.40 52-week high $79.77
Prev. close $49.68 52-week low $48.20
Day low $48.20 Volume 1,148,000
Day high $50.04 Avg. volume 1,263,015
50-day MA $57.42 Dividend yield 1.77%
200-day MA $64.52 Market Cap 3.58B

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (LPX) Company Bio

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation is a manufacturer of engineered wood building materials including OSB, structural framing products, and exterior siding for use in residential, industrial and light commercial construction. The company was founded in 1972 and is based in Nashville, Tennessee.

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Below are the latest news stories about LOUISIANA-PACIFIC CORP that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate LPX as an investment opportunity.

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Why Is Louisiana-Pacific (LPX) Down 7.1% Since Last Earnings Report?

Louisiana-Pacific (LPX) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.

Yahoo | September 8, 2022

LP Building Solutions Elevates Yelle and Sweet to Vice President Roles

LP Building Solutions (LP), a leading manufacturer of high-performance building products, today announced that Jeff Yelle has been promoted to Vice President, Chief Information Officer and Jeff Sweet has been elevated to the role of Vice President, Engineering.

Yahoo | September 8, 2022

Here's Why Louisiana-Pacific (NYSE:LPX) Has Caught The Eye Of Investors

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LPX Price Returns

1-mo -13.43%
3-mo -5.22%
6-mo -26.15%
1-year -20.38%
3-year 103.84%
5-year 84.27%
YTD -37.61%
2021 113.30%
2020 27.96%
2019 36.40%
2018 -13.75%
2017 38.72%

LPX Dividends

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