Louisiana-Pacific Corp's stock had its IPO on January 1, 1986, making it an older stock than 92.9% of US equities in our set.
LPX's current price/earnings ratio is 207.7, which is higher than 96.48% of US stocks with positive earnings.
Louisiana-Pacific Corp's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is 7.53%, greater than the shareholder yield of 78.3% of stocks in our set.
Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Louisiana-Pacific Corp are WERN, ALK, ESGR, USM, and YRD.
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.
LPX Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Louisiana-Pacific Corp with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Louisiana-Pacific Corp ranked in the 92th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. More precisely, our analysis suggests the stock is undervalued by approximately 3085.83% on a DCF basis. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Louisiana-Pacific Corp ended up being:
The company's balance sheet shows it gets 90% of its capital from equity, and 10% of its capital from debt. Notably, its equity weight is greater than 82.06% of US equities in the Basic Materials sector yielding a positive free cash flow.
Its compound free cash flow growth rate, as measured over the past 4.01 years, is 1.48% -- higher than 93.8% of stocks in our DCF forecasting set.
The business' balance sheet reveals debt to be 10% of the company's capital (with equity being the remaining amount). Approximately only 23.2% of US stocks with free cash flow have a lower reliance on debt in their capital structure.
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
UNVR, APOG, FRTA, BMCH, and BTG can be thought of as valuation peers to LPX, in the sense that they are in the Basic Materials sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.
NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (LP Building Solutions, LP) (NYSE: LPX) today announced that it will host a virtual Investor Day on Sept. 29, 2020 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. ET. During the event, LP Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Brad Southern and other members of LP’s senior management team will provide updates on the company’s strategic initiatives, growth strategy, and business outlook with attendees, including analysts, investors, and media. Registration and
Louisiana-Pacific (LPX) had declared $0.145/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous.Payable Sept. 1; for shareholders of record Aug. 14; ex-div Aug. 13.See LPX Dividend Scorecard, Yield Chart, & Dividend Growth....