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LPX Louisiana-Pacific PE ratio, current and historical analysis

The P/E ratio for Louisiana-Pacific stock stands at 28.95 as of Feb 23, 2024. This is calculated based on the current EPS of $2.47 and the stock price of $71.51 per share. An increase of 34% has been recorded in the PE ratio compared to the average of 21.6 of the past four quarters.

LPX PE ratio history

How has LPX's PE ratio performed in the past

Over the last ten years, the average PE ratio of Louisiana-Pacific has been 56.15. The current 28.95 price-to-earnings ratio is 48% less than the historical average. In the past ten years, LPX's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Jun 2014 quarter at 500.67, with a price of $15.02 and an EPS of $0.03. The Jun 2022 quarter saw the lowest point at 3.14, with a price of $52.41 and an EPS of $16.68.


Louisiana-Pacific PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 574.82% in 2023

Maximum annual decrease: -46.54% in 2017

Year PE ratio Change
2023 28.68 574.82%
2022 4.25 -23.01%
2021 5.52 -33.49%
2020 8.3 N/A
2019 N/A N/A
2018 8.05 -17.27%
2017 9.73 -46.54%
2016 18.2 N/A
2015 N/A N/A
2014 N/A N/A

LPX average PE ratio chart

What is the average PE ratio of LPX for the past years

The current PE ratio of LPX is above its 3-year historical average, but it is lower than the 5 and 10-year averages.

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LPX PE vs peers

What is LPX's PE ratio compared to its peers

LPX's PE ratio is above its peer stocks UFPI and BCC.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
KOP Koppers Holdings Inc 12.06 $1.09B
UFPI Ufp Industries Inc 12.9 $6.91B
LPX Louisiana-Pacific Corp 28.95 $5.17B

Frequently asked questions

What is Louisiana-Pacific's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for LPX stock as of Feb 23, 2024, stands at 28.95.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Louisiana-Pacific (LPX)?

Over the last 3 years, the average PE ratio for LPX stock is 10.28.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Louisiana-Pacific (LPX)?

Over the last 5 years, the average PE ratio for LPX stock is 41.69.

What is the highest PE ratio for LPX?

In the last ten years, the Jun 2014 quarter recorded the highest quarterly PE ratio at 500.67.

How does the current PE ratio for LPX compare to its historical average?

The current price to earnings ratio of LPX is 48% lower than the 10-year historical average.

How is LPX's PE ratio calculated (Louisiana-Pacific PE ratio formula)?

You can calculate the P/E ratio by dividing the most recent stock price by the trailing twelve months earnings per share(EPS). As of today (Feb 23, 2024), Louisiana-Pacific's stock price is $71.51. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Dec 2023 is $2.47. Therefore, Louisiana-Pacific's price to earnings ratio for today is 28.95. PE RATIO(28.95) = STOCK PRICE($71.51) / TTM EPS($2.47)

All PE ratio stats are based on quarterly TTM periods, unless otherwise specified.