Laredo PetroleumStock Price and Value Analysis

Should you buy Laredo Petroleum stock? (NYSE:LPI). Let's see how it does in our automated value investing analysis system.

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  • This company is making money at a great rate!
  • This company has amazingly consistent growth!
  • This stock is available at a great discount!
  • This company is less known than others.
  • This company pays no dividend.

LPI Free Cash Flow Trend

Based on historical returns, we believe that Laredo Petroleum can grow its free cash at a rate of about 12%. That's positive!

Free Cash Flow trendline for LPI
Free Cash Flow trendline for Laredo Petroleum

Inside the LPI Numbers

LPI Price
(Laredo Petroleum stock price per share)
$10.00
[?] LPI Fair Price
(based on intrinsic value)
$26.41
[?] LPI Safety Price (based on a variable margin of safety) $15.85
[?] PE Ratio versus Sector 53% higher than other Basic Materials stocks
[?] PE Ratio versus Industry 21% higher than other Independent Oil & Gas stocks
[?] Cash Yield 25.12%
[?] Free Cash Flow Jitter 10%

Is Laredo Petroleum Stock on Sale?

We believe that Laredo Petroleum may be worth examining further. It's making money, which is a very positive sign. Is it on sale?

Even better, Laredo Petroleum looks like a stock on sale. Based on our analysis—if the company keeps making money the way it has been—you may be looking at a bargain. Keep this stock in mind as you put together your portfolio! See Before You Buy for your next steps (and read our disclaimer about investing risk).

Should You Buy LPI Stock?

Does Laredo Petroleum have a coherent story? Does it have a plan to continue to make money? Is it worth your time? Only you can decide where to go from here. Our investment guide helps you ask the right questions, including how to buy stocks. Use these research links for more information.