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

LSB Industries, Inc. (LXU): $12.71

0.48 (+3.92%)

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  • Quality is the dimension where LXU ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 85.51% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for LXU is in Quality, which has been heading up over the past 179 days.
  • LXU's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 7.01% of US stocks).

LXU Stock Summary

  • LXU's went public 37.11 years ago, making it older than 93.48% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • For LXU, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by 96.32% of US equities we're observing.
  • Over the past twelve months, LXU has reported earnings growth of 900.04%, putting it ahead of 98.04% of US stocks in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to LXU, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are SCI, CURO, NS, ORA, and AMBC.
  • LXU's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit LSB INDUSTRIES INC's official web site, go to

LXU Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Basic Materials stock, LXU's price/earnings ratio is 62.41% lower, now standing at 5.
  • LXU's price/sales ratio has moved up 1.1 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for LXU.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
LXU 2023-01-27 1.2 2.0 5.0 6.2
LXU 2023-01-26 1.2 2.0 5.0 6.2
LXU 2023-01-25 1.2 1.9 4.9 6.1
LXU 2023-01-24 1.2 1.9 4.9 6.1
LXU 2023-01-23 1.2 1.9 4.9 6.1
LXU 2023-01-20 1.2 1.9 4.9 6.2

LXU Growth Metrics

    The 4 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at 77.21%.
  • The 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at 578.44%.
  • Its 3 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 1071.61%.
LXU's revenue has moved up $456,601,000 over the prior 15 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
2022-09-30 858.285 281.338 206.486
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

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 $12.71 52-week high $27.45
Prev. close $12.23 52-week low $9.26
Day low $12.25 Volume 766,300
Day high $12.80 Avg. volume 725,225
50-day MA $13.52 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $15.60 Market Cap 1.04B

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.

LSB Industries, Inc. Provides Update on Its Cherokee, AL Facility

OKLAHOMA CITY, January 20, 2023--LSB Industries, Inc. ("LSB" or "the Company"), (NYSE: LXU), today announced that on Saturday, January 14, 2023 it began the phased restart of its Cherokee, AL ("Cherokee") facility after being shut down in late December 2022 as a result of the extremely cold temperatures that impacted much of the United States.

Yahoo | January 20, 2023

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Yahoo | January 18, 2023

Implied Volatility Surging for LSB (LXU) Stock Options

Investors need to pay close attention to LSB (LXU) stock based on the movements in the options market lately.

Yahoo | January 11, 2023

LSB Industries – Consensus Indicates Potential 72.2% Upside

LSB Industries with ticker code (LXU) now have 7 analysts in total covering the stock. The consensus rating is ''Buy''. The target price ranges between 26 and 20 with a mean TP of 21.99. With the stocks previous close at 12.77 this would indicate that there is a potential upside of 72.2%. The day 50 moving average is 14.53 and the 200 day MA is 16.57. The market cap for the company is $1,064m. Company Website: [stock_market_widget type="chart" template="basic" color="green" assets="LXU" range="6mo" interval="1d" axes="true" cursor="true" api="yf"] The potential market cap would be $1,833m based on the market concensus. LSB Industries engages in the manufacture, marketing, and sale of chemical products. The company provides nitrogen-based fertilizers, such a...

DirectorsTalk | January 5, 2023

LSB Industries, Inc. Provides Update on Its Cherokee, AL and El Dorado, AR Facilities

OKLAHOMA CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LSB Industries, Inc. (“LSB” or “the Company”), (NYSE: LXU), today announced that its Cherokee, AL (“Cherokee”) and El Dorado, AR facilities were shut down as a result of the extremely cold temperatures that impacted much of the United States in late December 2022. The El Dorado facility has since returned to service. Repairs are currently underway at Cherokee and the facility is expected to resume production by mid-January 2023. LSB management estimates that the

Business Wire | December 30, 2022

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LXU Price Returns

1-mo N/A
3-mo -21.98%
6-mo -8.43%
1-year 20.47%
3-year 447.11%
5-year 111.83%
YTD -4.44%
2022 20.36%
2021 323.75%
2020 -19.29%
2019 -23.91%
2018 -36.99%

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