Lsb Industries (LXU) Given Media Sentiment Rating of 0.17
News articles about Lsb Industries (NYSE:LXU) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Lsb Industries earned a media sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the conglomerate an impact score of 46.2606543729925 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.
Separately, ValuEngine lowered shares of Lsb Industries from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, November 9th.
Lsb Industries (NYSE LXU) traded up $0.01 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $9.76. 145,201 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 208,057. Lsb Industries has a fifty-two week low of $5.55 and a fifty-two week high of $11.71. The company has a quick ratio of 1.60, a current ratio of 1.85 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.91. The firm has a market capitalization of $277.23, a price-to-earnings ratio of -3.15 and a beta of 4.59.
Lsb Industries (NYSE:LXU) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October 30th. The conglomerate reported ($0.91) EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($1.03) by $0.12. Lsb Industries had a negative net margin of 12.19% and a negative return on equity of 13.12%. The business had revenue of $92.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $100.49 million. During the same quarter last year, the business earned ($2.12) earnings per share. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 15.1% on a year-over-year basis.
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Lsb Industries Company Profile
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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