About Liberty Global (NASDAQ:LBTYB)
Liberty Global plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides video, broadband Internet, fixed-line telephony, mobile, and other communications services to residential customers and businesses in Europe. It offers video services, including digital video programming and audio services starting with a basic video service, video-on-demand, electronic programming guide, various premium channel packages, digital video recorders, various mobile applications, and set-top boxes. The company provides entertainment, sports, movies, documentaries, lifestyles, news, adult, children, and ethnic and foreign channels. It also offers Wi-Fi and Internet services, such as email, address book, and parental controls; security; online storage solutions and Web spaces; and Connect Box, a connectivity device that delivers in-home Wi-Fi coverage. Additionally, it offers community Wi-Fi via routers in home, which provides access to the Internet; public Wi-Fi access points in train stations, hotels, bars, restaurants, and other public places. In addition, the company provides circuit-switched telephony services; and mobile services comprising voice, short message service, and Internet access. Further, it offers voice, advanced data, video, wireless, cloud-based services, and mobile and converged fixed-mobile services to small or home offices, small businesses, and medium and large enterprises, as well as on a wholesale basis to other operators. Liberty Global plc was founded in 2004 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Trailing P/E Ratio-13.7012987012987
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$15.05 billion
Price / Sales1.70
Cash Flow$2.63 per share
Price / Cash12.02
Book Value$7.84 per share
Price / Book4.04
Return on Equity-21.55%
Return on Assets-3.64%
Liberty Global (NASDAQ:LBTYB) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Liberty Global's stock symbol?
Liberty Global trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LBTYB."
How will Liberty Global's stock buyback program work?
Liberty Global announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase plan on Monday, April 10th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $1,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are generally a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.
When will Liberty Global make its next earnings announcement?
Who are some of Liberty Global's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Liberty Global include SKY (SKYAY), Sirius XM (SIRI), Liberty Global plc - Class A (LBTYA), Liberty Global plc - Class C (LBTYK), Rogers Communications (RCI), CBS (CBS), DISH Network (DISH), Liberty Broadband (LBRDK), Viacom (VIA), Liberty Broadband (LBRDA), Discovery Communications (DISCB), Viacom (VIAB), News (NWS), News (NWSA), Shaw Communications (SJR), Discovery (DISCA), Grupo Televisa SAB (TV) and Pearson (PSO).
Who are Liberty Global's key executives?
Liberty Global's management team includes the folowing people:
- Mr. Michael Thomas Fries, Vice Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 55)
- Mr. Charles H. R. Bracken, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 52)
- Mr. Balan Nair, Pres & CEO of Latin American and Caribbean operation (Age 52)
- Mr. Diederik Karsten, Exec. VP & Chief Commercial Officer (Age 62)
- Mr. Jason Waldron, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 45)
Has Liberty Global been receiving favorable news coverage?
Media coverage about LBTYB stock has trended somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Liberty Global earned a daily sentiment score of 0.06 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company an impact score of 44.85 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.
Who are Liberty Global's major shareholders?
Which institutional investors are buying Liberty Global stock?
How do I buy shares of Liberty Global?
Shares of LBTYB can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
What is Liberty Global's stock price today?
One share of LBTYB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $31.65.
How big of a company is Liberty Global?
Liberty Global has a market capitalization of $25.61 billion and generates $15.05 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-2,778,100,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($2.31) on an earnings per share basis.
How can I contact Liberty Global?
Liberty Global's mailing address is 12300 LIBERTY BOULEVARD, ENGLEWOOD CO, 80112. The company can be reached via phone at 720-875-5800 or via email at [email protected]
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