LSB Industries, Inc. (LXU): Price and Financial Metrics

LSB Industries, Inc. (LXU): $15.53

-0.24 (-1.52%)

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  • LXU scores best on the Growth dimension, with a Growth rank ahead of 90.57% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for LXU is in Value, which has been heading up over the past 179 days.
  • LXU ranks lowest in Stability; there it ranks in the 14th percentile.

LXU Stock Summary

  • LSB INDUSTRIES INC's stock had its IPO on January 1, 1986, making it an older stock than 93.22% of US equities in our set.
  • For LXU, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by 95.93% of US equities we're observing.
  • Over the past twelve months, LXU has reported earnings growth of 1,720.32%, putting it ahead of 99.2% of US stocks in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to LSB INDUSTRIES INC, a group of peers worth examining would be TRIN, PBF, CURO, RYAM, and TRN.
  • Visit LXU's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

LXU Valuation Summary

  • LXU's EV/EBIT ratio is 7; this is 23.08% lower than that of the median Basic Materials stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, LXU's price/sales ratio has gone up 1.5.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for LXU.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
LXU 2022-09-30 1.6 2.1 -26.8 7.0
LXU 2022-09-29 1.6 2.1 -26.8 7.0
LXU 2022-09-28 1.7 2.3 -29.5 7.5
LXU 2022-09-27 1.6 2.0 -26.4 6.9
LXU 2022-09-26 1.4 1.9 -24.2 6.5
LXU 2022-09-23 1.4 1.8 -23.7 6.4

LXU Growth Metrics

    Its 5 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 41.49%.
  • The 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at -27.26%.
  • Its 3 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 583.58%.
LXU's revenue has moved up $415,307,000 over the prior 33 months.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-06-30 801.211 277.859 -47.33
2022-03-31 657.104 160.408 -138.083
2021-12-31 556.239 87.627 -220.002
2021-09-30 454.914 38.243 -293.807
2021-06-30 401.684 8.692 -72.177
2021-03-31 366.021 12.376 -94.457

LXU'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.
  • LXU has a Quality Grade of D, ranking ahead of 13.48% of graded US stocks.
  • LXU's asset turnover comes in at 0.38 -- ranking 67th of 89 Chemicals stocks.
  • FUL, REX, and OLN are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with LXU.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.380 0.096 0.010
2021-03-31 0.343 0.062 -0.007
2020-12-31 0.325 0.049 -0.011
2020-09-30 0.308 0.024 -0.024
2020-06-30 0.306 -0.001 -0.031
2020-03-31 0.317 0.001 -0.030

LXU Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of LXU, see our LXU 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 $10.25 Average Broker Recommendation 1.5 (Moderate Buy)

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LXU Price/Volume Stats

Current price $15.53 52-week high $27.45
Prev. close $15.77 52-week low $8.13
Day low $15.24 Volume 160,455
Day high $15.77 Avg. volume 803,092
50-day MA $14.82 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $15.99 Market Cap 1.38B

LSB Industries, Inc. (LXU) Company Bio

LSB Industries is a manufacturing and marketing company. LSB's principal business activities consist of the manufacture and sale of chemical products for the agricultural, mining, and industrial markets and the manufacture and sale of commercial and residential climate control products, such as water source and geothermal heat pumps, hydronic fan coils, modular geothermal chillers, and large custom air handlers. The company was founded in 1968 and is based in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

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Latest LXU News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about LSB INDUSTRIES INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate LXU as an investment opportunity.

Chemical Maker LSB Industries Gets an Upgrade: Here's How to Trade It

LSB Industries gained a new "buy" recommendation (overweight) by a sell-side firm Tuesday. The chemical maker is a supplier to world's mining, agricultural, and industrial firms. In the daily bar chart of LXU, below, we can see a strong rally into April followed by a correction into July.

Yahoo | September 13, 2022

LSB Industries to Participate in the Credit Suisse Annual Specialties & Basics Conference on September 14th

OKLAHOMA CITY, August 31, 2022--LSB Industries, Inc. ("LSB"), (NYSE: LXU), today announced that its Executive Vice President & CFO, Cheryl Maguire will participate in the Credit Suisse 35th Annual Specialties & Basics Conference on Wednesday, September 14th beginning at 9:30 am ET.

Yahoo | August 31, 2022

Union Carbide Chemicals & Plastics Co. Inc. -- Moody's announces completion of a periodic review for a group of Chemical issuers

Announcement of Periodic Review: Moody's announces completion of a periodic review for a group of Chemical issuersGlobal Credit Research - 23 Aug 2022New York, August 23, 2022 -- Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has completed a periodic review of the ratings -and other ratings that are associated with the same analytical units for the rated entity(entities) listed below.The review was conducted through a portfolio review discussion held on 16 August 2022 in which Moody's reassessed the appropriateness of the ratings in the context of the relevant principal methodology(ies), recent developments, and a comparison of the financial and operating profile to similarly rated peers. A possible outcome from periodic reviews is a referral of a rating to a rating committee.This publication d...

Yahoo | August 23, 2022

New York Times and Masimo Stock See Action From Activist Investors

ValueAct Capital disclosed a large stake in media giant New York Times. Politan Capital acquired a nearly 9% stake in monitoring and sensor-technology firm Masimo.

Yahoo | August 19, 2022

LSB Industries to Participate in the Seaport Research Partners Annual Summer Investor Virtual Conference on August 23rd

OKLAHOMA CITY, August 19, 2022--LSB Industries, Inc. ("LSB"), (NYSE: LXU), today announced that its President & CEO, Mark Behrman will participate in the Seaport Research Partners Annual Summer Investor Virtual Conference on Tuesday, August 23rd beginning at 9:30 am ET.

Yahoo | August 19, 2022

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LXU Price Returns

1-mo N/A
3-mo 27.09%
6-mo -39.12%
1-year 57.97%
3-year 298.99%
5-year 160.17%
YTD 40.54%
2021 323.75%
2020 -19.29%
2019 -23.91%
2018 -36.99%
2017 4.04%

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