Headlines about LSB Industries (NYSE:LXU) have trended positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. LSB Industries earned a news impact score of 0.41 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the conglomerate an impact score of 49.0592048334725 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.
LSB Industries (LXU) traded down $0.07 during trading hours on Wednesday, hitting $7.11. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 89,973 shares, compared to its average volume of 185,008. The stock has a market capitalization of $210.80, a P/E ratio of -3.23 and a beta of 4.27. LSB Industries has a 12-month low of $5.55 and a 12-month high of $11.71. The company has a current ratio of 1.50, a quick ratio of 1.30 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.92.
LSB Industries (NYSE:LXU) last posted its earnings results on Monday, February 26th. The conglomerate reported ($0.30) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.79) by $0.49. The firm had revenue of $88.92 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $96.63 million. LSB Industries had a negative return on equity of 6.65% and a negative net margin of 6.83%. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 4.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted ($1.19) earnings per share.
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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