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LSB Industries (NYSE:LXU) major shareholder Linda F. Rappaport unloaded 20,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, August 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of $39.16, for a total value of $783,200.00. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 30,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,174,800. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Major shareholders that own 10% or more of a company’s shares are required to disclose their transactions with the SEC.

LSB Industries (NYSE:LXU) traded down 0.38% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $38.85. The stock had a trading volume of 83,515 shares. LSB Industries has a 52-week low of $29.39 and a 52-week high of $42.41. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $39.19 and a 200-day moving average of $37.27. The company has a market cap of $877.9 million and a P/E ratio of 13.24.

LSB Industries (NYSE:LXU) last released its earnings data on Friday, August 8th. The company reported $0.47 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.78 by $0.31. The company had revenue of $201.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $221.42 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.31 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was down .2% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that LSB Industries will post $2.04 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Separately, analysts at Feltl & Co. initiated coverage on shares of LSB Industries in a research note on Tuesday, July 29th. They set a “buy” rating on the stock.

LSB Industries, Inc is a diversified holding company involved in manufacturing and marketing operations through its subsidiaries.

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