Louisiana-Pacific Corp (NYSE:LPX)

24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell (SIRI, IBM, AZN, URBN, ZOLT, YUM, MT, BP, KO, EMR, LPX, MNI, CSTR, SPF, NSU, BPAX)

US equity markets opened lower this morning, but after the first hour or so of trading, the three major indexes moved to positive territory where they remained for the rest ...
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Building Products Company Stumbles (LPX, WY, PCL, UFPI, DEL)

Louisiana-Pacific Corp. (NYSE: LPX) reported a diluted EPS loss of -$0.34, nearly 40% worse than analysts had been expecting. The annual EPS loss came in at -$1.21, compared with a ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades (AONE, BCS, BYD, CPST, CTXS, HBC, JBL, LOW, LPX, MMYT, PCS, PLD, RAI, SPLS, SBUX, TXN)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street research calls this Monday morning. A123 Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: AONE) Cut to Sector Perform at ...
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Commodities Watch: Stronger Dollar Weakens Commodities; Lumber Prices Continue Falling; Cotton Prices Uncertain; Gold, Silver Could Stay Soft for a While (WY, PCL, LPX, GPS, ARO, GLD, SLV, GDX, GDXJ, SIL)

Today's commodities news is all about the effect of a stronger dollar on commodities prices. Cotton prices, which rose almost non-stop beginning in August 2010, could be moderating and giving ...
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Commodities Watch: Silver Goes Lower, Copper Higher; Wheat Continues Losses; Canada Sees Growth in Lumber Prices, Exports (SLV, GLD, JJC, MOO, DBA, WY, PCL, LPX)

Today's commodities news is not quite a repeat of yesterday's because oil is staying essentially flat and yesterday's commodities sell-off is not being repeated. Wheat prices, however are continuing to ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades (ARO, BRCM, CPB, CCL, DMND, HMA, KBH, LPX, DGX, RCL, SLM, S, TSO, TXN, TWC, WRB)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street research calls this Wednesday morning. Aeropostale, Inc. (NYSE: ARO) Raised to Hold at KeyBanc. Broadcom ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (AZN, EXFO, FTE, HCBK, LPX, PT, SNN, USB, VOD)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street research early this Wednesday.  Some of the U.S. calls will get pretty thin as we ...
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Lumber Prices Have Crashed On Weak Outlook For Builders

On May 17th and May 25th, the Chicago Mercantile Exchange stopped trading in lumber futures because the contract price had fallen by the maximum allowable amount of $10. On ...
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Timber Companies Follow Homebuilders (LPX, WY, BZH, PHM, DHI, XHB, CUT)

Perhaps one way to get a read on where housing construction in the US is headed is to look at the companies who supply the lumber that goes into ...
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Top Pre-Market Analyst Downgrades (ABH, AMFI, CME, LPX, MA, MSCC, NOK, V)

These are some of the top downgrades and negative research calls we have seen from Wall Street analysts this Friday morning:AbitibiBowater (ABH) Cut to Underperform at Raymond James.Amcore Financial (AMFI) ...
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Top Pre-Market Analyst Downgrades (AHII, NILE, FOSL, HNT, HSNI, IPCS, LPX, MCHP, PALM, PPCO, RJF, PCU)

These are some of the top pre-market analyst downgrades we are seeing this Wednesday morning with more than two hours until the market opens:Animal Health (AHII) Cut to Neutral at ...
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Top Pre-Market Analyst Upgrades (FCX, INCY, JEF, LPX, TU, WBS)

Below are some of the top early bird analyst upgrades we have seen early this morning with more than two hours to the open: Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) Raised to Outperform at ...
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Top Early Analyst Upgrades (CIEN, DF, GENZ, LPX, M, TAP, NOV, OC, VRTX)

These are some of the preliminary upgrades or positive research calls seen out of Wall Street analysts this Monday morning in early morning hours:Ciena (NASDAQ: CIEN) raised to Market Perform ...
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Top 10 Pre-Market Analyst Calls (ABH, ETN, HES, LECO, LPX, MVSN, MUR, NVO, SWS, WBS)

These are not all of the analyst calls affecting shares this morning, but these are ten that we are focusing on this Monday morning:AbitibiBowater (NYSE: ABH) started as Outperform at ...
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