LSB Industries, Inc. ($LXU) Cautious Buy or Hold to $65 Confident Investor Rating: Fair

Company name LSB Industries, Inc.
Stock ticker LXU
Live stock price [stckqut]LXU[/stckqut]
P/E compared to competitors Fair

MANAGEMENT EXECUTION

Employee productivity Poor
Sales growth Poor
EPS growth Good
P/E growth Good
EBIT growth Good

ANALYSIS

Confident Investor Rating Fair
Target stock price (TWCA growth scenario) $57.04
Target stock price (averages with growth) $98.07
Target stock price (averages with no growth) $112.92
Target stock price (manual assumptions) $46.28

The following company description is from Google Finance: http://www.google.com/finance?q=lxu

LSB Industries, Inc. is a diversified holding company involved in manufacturing and marketing operations through its subsidiaries. The Company together with its wholly owned subsidiaries owns Chemical Business and Climate Control Business. Chemical Business manufactures and sells nitrogen-based chemical products produced from four facilities located in El Dorado, Arkansas; Cherokee, Alabama; Pryor, Oklahoma, and Baytown, Texas for the agricultural, industrial, and mining markets. Climate Control Business manufactures and sells a range of heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) products in the niche markets the Company serves consisting of geothermal and water source heat pumps, hydronic fan coils, large custom air handlers, modular geothermal and other chillers and other related products used to control the environment in commercial/institutional and residential new building construction, renovation of existing buildings and replacement of existing systems.

 

Confident Investor comments: At this time, I think that a Confident Investor can cautiously invest in LSB Industries, Inc. as long as the price is correct. Most of the fundamentals of this company are good but there are some concerns.

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