New York State Common Retirement Fund reduced its stake in shares of Lsb Industries Inc. (NYSE:LXU) by 0.0% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 18,000 shares of the conglomerate’s stock after selling 1 shares during the period. New York State Common Retirement Fund owned 0.06% of Lsb Industries worth $186,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Texas Permanent School Fund raised its position in Lsb Industries by 0.8% during the 2nd quarter. Texas Permanent School Fund now owns 14,932 shares of the conglomerate’s stock worth $154,000 after purchasing an additional 124 shares during the last quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. raised its position in Lsb Industries by 0.7% during the 2nd quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 68,384 shares of the conglomerate’s stock worth $707,000 after purchasing an additional 456 shares during the last quarter. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans raised its position in Lsb Industries by 6.4% during the 1st quarter. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans now owns 11,470 shares of the conglomerate’s stock worth $108,000 after purchasing an additional 690 shares during the last quarter. Legal & General Group Plc raised its position in Lsb Industries by 8.8% during the 2nd quarter. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 37,676 shares of the conglomerate’s stock worth $388,000 after purchasing an additional 3,055 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Geode Capital Management LLC raised its position in Lsb Industries by 3.7% during the 1st quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 144,369 shares of the conglomerate’s stock worth $1,354,000 after purchasing an additional 5,086 shares during the last quarter. 66.84% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Lsb Industries Inc. (NYSE LXU) opened at $8.51 on Friday. The company has a quick ratio of 1.60, a current ratio of 1.85 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.91. Lsb Industries Inc. has a 12-month low of $5.55 and a 12-month high of $11.71.

Lsb Industries (NYSE:LXU) last announced its earnings results on Monday, October 30th. The conglomerate reported ($0.91) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($1.03) by $0.12. The business had revenue of $92.40 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $100.49 million. Lsb Industries had a negative return on equity of 13.12% and a negative net margin of 12.19%. Lsb Industries’s revenue for the quarter was up 15.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned ($2.12) EPS.

Separately, ValuEngine lowered Lsb Industries from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 1st.

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Lsb Industries Company Profile

LSB Industries, Inc is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in the manufacture and sale of chemical products. The Company operates through chemical business segment. It is a manufacturer and distributor of nitrogen fertilizer and other nitrogen products in North America.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Lsb Industries (NYSE:LXU)

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