Lsb Industries (LXU) Receives Media Impact Score of 0.07
Press coverage about Lsb Industries (NYSE:LXU) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Lsb Industries earned a coverage optimism score of 0.07 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the conglomerate an impact score of 47.5168515030464 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near term.
A number of equities research analysts recently issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Lsb Industries from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, June 6th. ValuEngine cut shares of Lsb Industries from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, May 24th.
Shares of Lsb Industries (NYSE LXU) traded down 0.75% during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching $6.64. 106,648 shares of the company were exchanged. The company has a market capitalization of $188.61 million, a P/E ratio of 3.20 and a beta of 4.54. Lsb Industries has a 52-week low of $4.52 and a 52-week high of $12.84. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $10.14 and a 200 day moving average price of $9.28.
Lsb Industries (NYSE:LXU) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July 25th. The conglomerate reported ($0.53) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.27) by $0.26. Lsb Industries had a net margin of 24.04% and a negative return on equity of 1.11%. The business had revenue of $122.90 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $138.21 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted ($0.73) earnings per share. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 11.7% on a year-over-year basis. Equities research analysts expect that Lsb Industries will post ($2.57) EPS for the current fiscal year.
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About Lsb Industries
LSB Industries, Inc is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in the manufacture and sale of chemical products. The Company operates through chemical business segment. It is a manufacturer and distributor of nitrogen fertilizer and other nitrogen products in North America.
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