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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.59
LPX's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
56% of the 681 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.43 vs. LPX: 0.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
LPX' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.48 Max: 1.87
Current: 0.59
0.01
1.87
Equity to Asset 0.46
LPX's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
61% of the 671 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. LPX: 0.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
LPX' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.36  Med: 0.49 Max: 0.62
Current: 0.46
0.36
0.62
F-Score: 1
Z-Score: 2.64
M-Score: -2.69
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 4/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) -6.03
LPX's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
91% of the 684 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.17 vs. LPX: -6.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
LPX' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -46.77  Med: -2.28 Max: 20.57
Current: -6.03
-46.77
20.57
Net-margin (%) -6.55
LPX's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
90% of the 686 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 4.29 vs. LPX: -6.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
LPX' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -42.06  Med: -3.36 Max: 18.02
Current: -6.55
-42.06
18.02
ROE (%) -11.30
LPX's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
93% of the 667 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 7.28 vs. LPX: -11.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
LPX' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -38.56  Med: -4.80 Max: 23.91
Current: -11.3
-38.56
23.91
ROA (%) -5.36
LPX's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
92% of the 690 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.26 vs. LPX: -5.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
LPX' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -21.37  Med: -2.33 Max: 12.92
Current: -5.36
-21.37
12.92
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -10.79
LPX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
94% of the 686 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 11.46 vs. LPX: -10.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
LPX' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -50.68  Med: -2.88 Max: 55.39
Current: -10.79
-50.68
55.39
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 10.40
LPX's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 594 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. LPX: 10.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
LPX' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -22.2  Med: -2.20 Max: 17.8
Current: 10.4
-22.2
17.8
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -26.10
LPX's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
87% of the 459 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 7.70 vs. LPX: -26.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
LPX' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -45  Med: -26.10 Max: 247.2
Current: -26.1
-45
247.2
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Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q1 2015

LPX Guru Trades in Q1 2015

John Burbank 23,054 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 1,005,055 sh (New)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2,286,400 sh (+22.80%)
NWQ Managers 3,020,831 sh (+7.57%)
Chuck Royce 1,128,300 sh (+5.66%)
Mario Gabelli 946,350 sh (+0.01%)
Steven Cohen 1,100,000 sh (-6.00%)
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Q2 2015

LPX Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Pioneer Investments 1,507,151 sh (+49.96%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2,953,000 sh (+29.16%)
Steven Cohen 1,150,000 sh (+4.55%)
John Burbank Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 937,550 sh (-0.93%)
Chuck Royce 1,057,300 sh (-6.29%)
NWQ Managers 2,209,681 sh (-26.85%)
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Q3 2015

LPX Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Steven Cohen 1,948,727 sh (+69.45%)
Pioneer Investments 1,667,778 sh (+10.66%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2,693,600 sh (-8.78%)
Mario Gabelli 828,550 sh (-11.63%)
NWQ Managers 1,913,411 sh (-13.41%)
Chuck Royce 798,952 sh (-24.43%)
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Q4 2015

LPX Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Pioneer Investments 1,679,790 sh (+0.72%)
Mario Gabelli 818,950 sh (-1.16%)
Chuck Royce 670,952 sh (-16.02%)
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
Forward P/E 13.39
LPX's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
55% of the 341 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 12.50 vs. LPX: 13.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 1.91
LPX's P/B is ranked lower than
66% of the 937 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. LPX: 1.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
LPX' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 1.15 Max: 2.92
Current: 1.91
0.11
2.92
P/S 1.04
LPX's P/S is ranked lower than
59% of the 942 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.83 vs. LPX: 1.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
LPX' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 1.02 Max: 1.84
Current: 1.04
0.11
1.84
Current Ratio 5.04
LPX's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
94% of the 667 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. LPX: 5.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
LPX' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.19  Med: 3.24 Max: 7.28
Current: 5.04
1.19
7.28
Quick Ratio 3.66
LPX's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
93% of the 666 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. LPX: 3.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
LPX' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.63  Med: 2.28 Max: 6.21
Current: 3.66
0.63
6.21
Days Inventory 49.52
LPX's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
75% of the 660 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 81.07 vs. LPX: 49.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
LPX' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 44.91  Med: 47.43 Max: 60.41
Current: 49.52
44.91
60.41
Days Sales Outstanding 21.40
LPX's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
88% of the 517 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 59.38 vs. LPX: 21.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
LPX' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.92  Med: 17.06 Max: 52.04
Current: 21.4
11.92
52.04

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 1.94
LPX's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
59% of the 845 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.37 vs. LPX: 1.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
LPX' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 1.48 Max: 2.76
Current: 1.94
0.14
2.76
Price/Projected FCF 2.20
LPX's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
76% of the 508 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.65 vs. LPX: 2.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
LPX' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 0.96 Max: 52.22
Current: 2.2
0.09
52.22
Price/Median PS Value 1.02
LPX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
52% of the 897 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. LPX: 1.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
LPX' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 0.89 Max: 1.64
Current: 1.02
0.11
1.64
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -5.10
LPX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
93% of the 682 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. LPX: -5.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
LPX' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.1  Med: 12.10 Max: 34.2
Current: -5.1
-5.1
34.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 15.69
LPX's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 351 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 7.04 vs. LPX: 15.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
LPX' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -25.7  Med: 1.50 Max: 98.9
Current: 15.69
-25.7
98.9

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $1883
EPS $ -0.87
Beta1.40
Short Percentage of Float12.89%
52-Week Range $13.31 - 18.97
Shares Outstanding(Mil)142.86

Analyst Estimate

Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue(Mil) 1,929 2,277 2,445
EPS($) -0.34 0.53 1.03 1.39
EPS without NRI($) -0.34 0.53 1.03 1.39

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Business Description

Industry: Building Materials » Building Materials
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Louisiana-Pacific Corp was founded in 1973. The Company along with its subsidiaries is engaged in the manufacture of building products. It operates in four segments: North America Oriented Strand Board (OSB); Siding; Engineered Wood Products (EWP); and South America. Its OSB segment manufactures and distributes OSB structural panel products. OSB includes product made from wood strands arranged in layers and bonded with resin. OSB serves many of the same uses as plywood, including roof decking, sidewall sheathing and floor underlayment, but could be produced at a considerably lower cost. The Company's Siding offerings fall into two categories: SmartSide(r) siding products and related accessories; and Canexel siding and accessory products. Its SmartSide(r) products consist of a line of wood-based sidings, trim, soffit and fascia. The Engineered Wood Products segment includes: laminated veneer lumber and laminated strand lumber; I-joists; plywood; and other related products. Its other products category includes the Company's remaining timber and timberlands, and other minor products, services and closed operations. In addition to its U.S. operations, the Company also maintains manufacturing facilities in Canada, Chile and Brazil through foreign subsidiaries and joint ventures. Wood fiber is the main raw material used in many of its operations, and the primary source of wood fiber is timber. The main customers for the Company's building products are retail home centers, manufactured housing producers, distributors and wholesalers in North America and South America, with minor sales to Asia and Europe. The Company competes internationally with several thousand forest and building products firms, ranging from very large, fully integrated firms to smaller enterprises that may manufacture only one or few items.
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