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

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (LPX): $54.29

0.23 (+0.43%)

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  • LPX scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 99.89% of US stocks.
  • LPX's strongest trending metric is Quality; it's been moving up over the last 31 weeks.
  • LPX's current lowest rank is in the Stability metric (where it is better than 24.96% of US stocks).

LPX Stock Summary

  • With a one year PEG ratio of 0.05, Louisiana-Pacific Corp is expected to have a higher PEG ratio (a measure of how expensive a stock is relative to its expected earnings growth) than only 0.62% of US stocks.
  • Of note is the ratio of Louisiana-Pacific Corp's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 98.03% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • Over the past twelve months, LPX has reported earnings growth of 14,414.29%, putting it ahead of 99.84% of US stocks in our set.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Louisiana-Pacific Corp are DAKT, AOSL, LPTH, USX, and QADB.
  • Visit LPX's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.lpcorp.com.

LPX Valuation Summary

  • LPX's EV/EBIT ratio is 5; this is 70.93% lower than that of the median Basic Materials stock.
  • LPX's price/earnings ratio has moved up 13.7 over the prior 243 months.
  • Over the past 243 months, LPX's price/sales ratio has gone up 1.3.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for LPX.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
LPX 2007-02-23 0.9 1.0 9.4 7.3
LPX 2005-12-14 1.1 1.4 7.4 5.2
LPX 2004-05-27 1.0 1.8 6.8 3.7
LPX 2003-06-11 0.6 1.1 -21.7 84.4
LPX 2002-01-18 0.3 0.7 -5.2 -10.5
LPX 2001-08-07 0.4 0.9 -6.8 -15.7

LPX Growth Metrics

  • The 3 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at 523.43%.
  • Its 2 year price growth rate is now at -27.76%.
  • Its 4 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 102.31%.
LPX's revenue has moved up $289,000,000 over the prior 34 months.

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
2021-03-31 3,220 982 786
2020-12-31 2,788 659 499
2020-09-30 2,465 439 192
2020-06-30 2,273 280 17
2020-03-31 2,313 205 1
2019-12-31 2,310 159 -5

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 $81.00 Average Broker Recommendation 1.62 (Moderate Buy)

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LPX Price/Volume Stats

Current price $54.29 52-week high $76.35
Prev. close $54.06 52-week low $27.01
Day low $53.16 Volume 1,485,500
Day high $54.54 Avg. volume 1,973,936
50-day MA $59.87 Dividend yield 1.18%
200-day MA $48.81 Market Cap 5.55B

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.

LPX Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$54.29$15231.09 23278%

The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Louisiana-Pacific Corp. To summarize, we found that Louisiana-Pacific Corp ranked in the 99th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. As the table below shows, the model suggests the stock is dramatically undervalued -- investors should note, though, that such returns are always unlikely and not to be expected. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Louisiana-Pacific Corp, consider:

  • The compound growth rate in the free cash flow of Louisiana-Pacific Corp over the past 4.75 years is 2.09%; that's higher than 97.96% of free cash flow generating stocks in the Basic Materials sector.
  • The business' balance sheet suggests that 5% of the company's capital is sourced from debt; this is greater than just 18.13% of the free cash flow producing stocks we're observing.
  • LPX's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 3%; for context, that number is higher than 47.07% of tickers in our DCF set.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

SBSW, BTG, CTVA, SMID, and TMST 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.

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Latest LPX News From Around the Web

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.

Top Ranked Value Stocks to Buy for July 26th

LPX, TSE, CRK, and MATX made it to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) value stocks list on July 26, 2021.

Yahoo | July 26, 2021

UFP Industries' (UFPI) Stock Up as Q2 Earnings Top Estimates

UFP Industries' (UFPI) second-quarter results reflect robust performance across all segments, thanks to solid organic growth, strategic acquisitions and strong consumer demand.

Yahoo | July 22, 2021

Top Ranked Value Stocks to Buy for July 20th

LPX, RLGY, CWH, and PAG made it to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) value stocks list on July 20, 2021.

Yahoo | July 20, 2021

New Strong Buy Stocks for July 20th

AN, LPX, PAG, WTI, and BSET have been added to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) List on July 20, 2021.

Yahoo | July 20, 2021

Top Ranked Value Stocks to Buy for July 14th

LPX, CWH, KBH, and MT made it to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) value stocks list on July 14, 2021

Yahoo | July 14, 2021

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LPX Price Returns

1-mo -6.51%
3-mo -21.10%
6-mo 39.65%
1-year 71.84%
3-year 117.28%
5-year 183.63%
YTD 46.94%
2020 27.96%
2019 36.40%
2018 -13.75%
2017 38.72%
2016 5.11%

LPX Dividends

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