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See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Louisiana-Pacific Corp.

IHS Markit

Louisiana-Pacific Corp

NYSE:LPX

Score: Positive (100)

48 days at current score.

Upgraded from Neutral on August 3rd 2017

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Summary


  • This company ranked positively in 3 out of 4 IHS Markit Categories and also compared to the Consumer Goods sector
  • Perception of the company's creditworthiness is positive
  • ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows
  • Bearish sentiment is low


Bearish sentiment

Short interest | Positive

Short interest is extremely low for LPX with fewer than 1% of shares on loan. This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting LPX.

Money flow

ETF/Index ownership | Positive

ETF activity is positive. Over the last month, growth of ETFs holding LPX is favorable, with net inflows of $4.84 billion. This is among the highest net inflows seen over the last one-year and the rate of additional inflows appears to be increasing.

Economic sentiment

PMI by IHS Markit | Neutral

According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Goods sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however.

Credit worthiness

Credit default swap | Positive

The current level displays a positive indicator. LPX credit default swap spreads are decreasing and near the lowest level of the last three years, which indicates improvement in the market's perception of the company's credit worthiness.

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