|Bid||4.4100 x 1000|
|Ask||4.4400 x 1200|
|Day's Range||4.1550 - 4.5800|
|52 Week Range||1.0000 - 4.8900|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||2.88|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Earnings Date||Feb 24, 2021|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Dec 29, 1998|
|1y Target Est||7.55|
LSB Industries, Inc. ("LSB" or "the Company"), (NYSE: LXU), today announced that on Sunday, February 21, 2021 it began the phased restart of its Pryor, OK facility ("Pryor"), which was taken out of service on February 12, 2021 after extreme cold weather caused a surge in natural gas prices in the region, along with the curtailment of gas distribution by the operator of the pipeline that supplies natural gas to Pryor.
LSB Industries (NYSE:LXU) will be releasing its next round of earnings this Wednesday, February 24. For all of the relevant information, here is your guide for Wednesday's Q4 earnings announcement. Net Income, Earnings, And Earnings Per Share Earnings and especially earnings per share (EPS) are useful measures of a company's profitability. Total earnings, which is also referred to as net income, equals total revenue minus total expenses. EPS equals to net income divided by the number of shares outstanding. Earnings And Revenue Wall Street analysts see LSB Industries reporting a loss of $0.89 per share on revenue of $79.93 million. In the same quarter last year, LSB Industries reported EPS of $0.9 on revenue of $73.90 million. Why Analyst Estimates And Earnings Surprises Are Important Wall Street analysts who study this company will publish analyst estimates of revenue and EPS. The averages of all analyst EPS and revenue estimates are called the "consensus estimates"; these consensus estimates can have a significant effect on a company's performance during an earnings release. When a company posts earnings or revenue above or below a consensus estimate, it has posted an "earnings surprise", which can really move a stock depending on the difference between actual and estimated values. View more earnings on LXU If the company were to match the consensus estimate when it reports Wednesday, earnings would be up 1.11%. Sales would be up 8.17% from the year-ago period. Here is how the company's EPS has stacked up against analyst estimates in the past: Quarter Q3 2020 Q2 2020 Q1 2020 Q4 2020 EPS Estimate -0.96 -0.28 -0.78 -0.97 EPS Actual -1.06 -0.34 -1.01 -0.90 Revenue Estimate 75.32 M 91.44 M 87.04 M 79.71 M Revenue Actual 73.97 M 105.03 M 83.41 M 73.90 M Stock Performance Shares of LSB Industries were trading at $4.26 as of February 22. Over the last 52-week period, shares are up 113.11%. Given that these returns are generally positive, long-term shareholders are probably happy going into this earnings release. Do not be surprised to see the stock move on comments made during its conference call. LSB Industries is scheduled to hold the call at 10:00:00 ET and can be accessed here. See more from BenzingaClick here for options trades from BenzingaPreview: Amedisys's EarningsPreview: Kaiser Aluminum's Earnings© 2021 Benzinga.com. Benzinga does not provide investment advice. All rights reserved.
LSB Industries, Inc. ("LSB" or "the Company"), (NYSE: LXU), today announced that on Friday, February 12, 2021 the Company temporarily took its Pryor, OK facility ("Pryor") out of service as a result of a recent surge in natural gas prices that has taken place in the region due to extremely cold temperatures. Also related to the cold weather, the operator of the pipeline that supplies natural gas to the Pryor facility is experiencing significant weather related gas supply impacts and, as a result, has curtailed gas distribution to commercial customers. LSB is closely monitoring the situation and will re-start production at Pryor as soon as natural gas prices and availability normalize.