Shares of LSB Industries, Inc. (NYSE:LXU) were down 8.7% during mid-day trading on Friday . The company traded as low as $1.04 and last traded at $1.05, approximately 760,275 shares changed hands during trading. An increase of 114% from the average daily volume of 355,752 shares. The stock had previously closed at $1.15.
Separately, Zacks Investment Research downgraded LSB Industries from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 22nd.
The company’s 50-day simple moving average is $1.14 and its 200 day simple moving average is $1.85. The company has a current ratio of 1.73, a quick ratio of 1.18 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.35. The stock has a market cap of $30.77 million, a P/E ratio of -0.26 and a beta of 2.75.
Several institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. State Street Corp lifted its position in shares of LSB Industries by 16.1% during the 1st quarter. State Street Corp now owns 672,455 shares of the conglomerate’s stock worth $1,412,000 after buying an additional 93,397 shares in the last quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC raised its holdings in shares of LSB Industries by 11.6% in the 1st quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 296,697 shares of the conglomerate’s stock worth $623,000 after purchasing an additional 30,874 shares during the period. Deutsche Bank AG raised its holdings in shares of LSB Industries by 182.5% in the 1st quarter. Deutsche Bank AG now owns 48,749 shares of the conglomerate’s stock worth $103,000 after purchasing an additional 31,490 shares during the period. Nuveen Asset Management LLC raised its holdings in shares of LSB Industries by 8.9% in the 1st quarter. Nuveen Asset Management LLC now owns 119,397 shares of the conglomerate’s stock worth $250,000 after purchasing an additional 9,807 shares during the period. Finally, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC raised its holdings in shares of LSB Industries by 84.2% in the 1st quarter. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC now owns 367,984 shares of the conglomerate’s stock worth $773,000 after purchasing an additional 168,221 shares during the period. 67.66% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.
LSB Industries Company Profile (NYSE:LXU)
LSB Industries, Inc manufactures and sells chemical products for the agricultural, mining, and industrial markets in the United States. It provides nitrogen-based fertilizers, such as ammonia, fertilizer grade ammonium nitrate (HDAN), and urea ammonia nitrate for fertilizer and fertilizer blends for corn and other crops, and NPK fertilizer blends applications.
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