LivePerson Company Profile (NASDAQ:LPSN)

About LivePerson

LivePerson logoLivePerson, Inc. (Liveperson) is a provider of mobile and online messaging technologies that power digital communication between brands and consumers. The Company's segments include Business and Consumer. The Business segment enables brands to leverage its cloud-based LiveEngage's intelligence engine. The Consumer segment facilitates online transactions between independent service providers (Experts) and individual consumers (Users) seeking information and knowledge for a fee through mobile and online messaging. The Company's platform, LiveEngage, enables businesses to create a meaningful connection with consumers by offering messaging as a preferred channel of communication. Its technology platform offers an intelligence engine, as well as a suite of text and mobile messaging, real-time chat messaging, content delivery and cobrowsing offerings to proactively engage with consumers through m-dot sites, mobile applications, Websites and social media.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Business Software & Services
  • Sub-Industry: Internet Software & Services
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: LPSN
  • CUSIP: 53814610
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $6.95
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $7.28
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $7.90
  • 52-Week Range: $4.61 - $8.85
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 44.06
  • P/E Growth: 3.43
  • Market Cap: $393.82M
  • Outstanding Shares: 55,861,000
  • Beta: 1.32
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -11.61%
  • Return on Equity: -9.42%
  • Return on Assets: -6.39%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 1.31%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.48%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for LivePerson (NASDAQ:LPSN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $8.67 (22.93% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for LivePerson (NASDAQ:LPSN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/9/2016Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetHold$6.00View Rating Details
9/23/2016Benchmark Co.Boost Price TargetBuy$8.45 -> $10.00View Rating Details
5/5/2016Roth CapitalUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$10.00View Rating Details
2/11/2016Northland SecuritiesBoost Price TargetOutperform$7.00 -> $11.00View Rating Details
2/11/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
11/5/2015Craig HallumDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for LivePerson (NASDAQ:LPSN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/2/2017        
2/8/2017Q416$0.01($0.04)$56.14 million$56.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/8/2016Q316($0.02)($0.05)$54.51 million$54.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q216($0.01)($0.04)$56.70 million$56.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116($0.05)$55.45 million$55.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2016Q415$0.04$0.07$59.48 million$59.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.03$0.03$61.04 million$60.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q2$0.01$0.02$58.93 million$59.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/11/2015Q115$0.04$0.04$60.80 million$59.77 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q414$0.04$0.09$57.50 million$58.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$0.06$0.07$52.60 million$52.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214$0.05$0.06$49.50 million$51.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114$0.05$0.05$47.14 million$47.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2014Q413$0.06$0.06$46.75 million$46.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313$0.04$0.07$44.48 million$45.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2013Q2 2013$0.04$0.03$42.86 million$43.23 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2013Q1 2013$0.07$0.06$42.54 million$42.16 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/12/2013Q4 2012$0.08$0.08$41.70 million$42.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2012Q312$0.08$0.08$41.09 million$39.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2012$0.09$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2012$0.09$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2012$0.10$0.10ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011$0.08$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2011$0.08$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2011$0.07$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2011$0.09$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for LivePerson (NASDAQ:LPSN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.09 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.16 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q4 20162($0.02)($0.02)($0.02)
Q1 20171($0.01)($0.01)($0.01)
Q2 20171($0.01)($0.01)($0.01)
Q3 20171$0.00$0.00$0.00
Q4 20171$0.01$0.01$0.01
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for LivePerson (NASDAQ:LPSN)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for LivePerson (NASDAQ:LPSN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 11.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 73.75%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/21/2016Daniel Richard MurphyCFOSell2,236$8.05$17,999.80View SEC Filing  
12/21/2016Daryl CarloughSVPSell450$8.05$3,622.50View SEC Filing  
12/21/2016Dustin DeanEVPSell2,244$8.05$18,064.20View SEC Filing  
12/21/2016Robert P LocascioCEOSell2,493$8.05$20,068.65View SEC Filing  
9/20/2016Daniel Richard MurphyCFOSell2,318$8.18$18,961.24View SEC Filing  
9/20/2016Daryl CarloughSVPSell468$8.15$3,814.20View SEC Filing  
9/20/2016Monica L GreenbergEVPSell1,551$8.17$12,671.67View SEC Filing  
9/20/2016Robert P LocascioCEOSell2,581$8.16$21,060.96View SEC Filing  
9/17/2015William WesemannDirectorBuy10,000$8.02$80,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2015Daniel Richard MurphyCFOBuy1,500$8.85$13,275.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2013Michael I KovachSVPSell10,000$10.02$100,200.00View SEC Filing  
7/17/2013Michael I KovachSVPSell31,732$9.99$317,002.68View SEC Filing  
7/10/2013Michael I KovachSVPSell10,000$9.75$97,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/8/2013Michael I KovachSVPSell4,293$9.55$40,998.15View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Michael I KovachSVPSell20,000$9.25$185,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/21/2013Michael I KovachSVPSell27,000$9.03$243,810.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2013Erica SchultzEVPBuy15,000$8.95$134,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013Daniel Richard MurphyCFOBuy4,350$8.52$37,062.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013Robert P LocascioCEOBuy35,640$8.56$305,078.40View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013William WesemannDirectorBuy10,000$8.67$86,700.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2012Kevin LavanDirectorSell20,000$13.20$264,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for LivePerson (NASDAQ:LPSN)
DateHeadline
News Icon59% of Americans feel very secure and confident their job will still exist in 10 years (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.pressreleasepoint.com - February 23 at 6:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAutomation disconnect: New research finds 74% of Americans rarely or never worry that automation will take their jobs, but a majority think other professions are at risk (NASDAQ:LPSN)
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 6:22 PM
capitalcube.com logoLivePerson, Inc. :LPSN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 15, 2017 (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.capitalcube.com - February 16 at 5:55 PM
capitalcube.com logoLivePerson, Inc. :LPSN-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 13, 2017 (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.capitalcube.com - February 13 at 7:26 PM
baystreet.ca logoLivePerson (LPSN) Recovers from Weak Results (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.baystreet.ca - February 10 at 12:22 AM
fool.com logoWhy Shares of LivePerson Tumbled and Recovered Today (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.fool.com - February 9 at 12:09 PM
fool.com logoLivePerson Inc. Earnings: Angling for a New Growth Streak (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.fool.com - February 9 at 9:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of LPSN earnings conference call or presentation 8-Feb-17 10:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:LPSN)
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 5:10 AM
News IconIs LivePerson Inc’s (LPSN) Balance Sheet Strong Enough To Weather A Storm? (NASDAQ:LPSN)
simplywall.st - February 9 at 12:08 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoLivePerson reports 4Q loss (NASDAQ:LPSN)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 12:08 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 LivePerson Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:LPSN)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 8 at 7:07 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoLivePerson Announces Fourth Quarter 2016 Financial Results (NASDAQ:LPSN)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 8 at 7:07 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:30 pm LivePerson misses by $0.05, reports revs in-line; guides Q1 EPS above consensus, revs below Consensus; guides FY17 EPS in-line, revs below consensus (NASDAQ:LPSN)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 8 at 7:07 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoLIVEPERSON INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial (NASDAQ:LPSN)
biz.yahoo.com - February 8 at 7:07 PM
capitalcube.com logoLivePerson, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LPSN-US : January 25, 2017 (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.capitalcube.com - January 25 at 7:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLivePerson to Announce Fourth Quarter 2016 Financial Results on February 8, 2017 (NASDAQ:LPSN)
finance.yahoo.com - January 25 at 7:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoApple (AAPL) Slashes CEO Tim Cook's Compensation by 15% (NASDAQ:LPSN)
finance.yahoo.com - January 9 at 7:06 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoApple Will No Longer Offer New York Times Apps in China (NASDAQ:LPSN)
finance.yahoo.com - January 5 at 7:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoApple (AAPL) Contributes $1B to SoftBank's Investment Fund (NASDAQ:LPSN)
finance.yahoo.com - January 5 at 7:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLivePerson to Participate in 19th Annual Needham Growth Conference (NASDAQ:LPSN)
finance.yahoo.com - January 4 at 7:10 PM
fxpips.com logoServices Sector’s Trending Stocks, Dec. 21 (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.fxpips.com - December 21 at 7:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhat's in the Cards for BlackBerry (BBRY) in Q3 Earnings? (NASDAQ:LPSN)
finance.yahoo.com - December 19 at 10:39 AM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to LivePerson, Inc. : December 16, 2016 (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.capitalcube.com - December 16 at 6:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoApple's (AAPL) Wireless AirPods Finally Reach the Market (NASDAQ:LPSN)
ca.finance.yahoo.com - December 14 at 7:00 PM
News IconLivePerson introduces new automotive, real estate brands app (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.financial-news.co.uk - December 13 at 11:49 PM
capitalcube.com logoLivePerson, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : LPSN-US : December 12, 2016 (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.capitalcube.com - December 12 at 10:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLivePerson introduces new mobile app for automotive and real estate brands (NASDAQ:LPSN)
finance.yahoo.com - December 9 at 6:23 PM
News IconHedge Funds Aren’t Crazy About LivePerson, Inc. (LPSN) Anymore (NASDAQ:LPSN)
feedproxy.google.com - December 6 at 6:37 AM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to LivePerson, Inc. : December 1, 2016 (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.capitalcube.com - December 1 at 6:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLivePerson sees record-breaking 530 million visits over Cyber Weekend, up 11% over last year (NASDAQ:LPSN)
finance.yahoo.com - December 1 at 6:19 PM
capitalcube.com logoLivePerson, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : LPSN-US : November 30, 2016 (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.capitalcube.com - November 30 at 10:01 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoLIVEPERSON INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:LPSN)
biz.yahoo.com - November 29 at 4:05 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoLIVEPERSON INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:LPSN)
biz.yahoo.com - November 29 at 4:05 PM
4-traders.com logoLivePerson : LPSN) Adds Tamara Mellon CEO Layfield as Director; Adds $10M to Stock Buyback Plan (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.4-traders.com - November 23 at 9:01 AM
publicnow.com logoJill Layfield of Tamara Mellon to join LivePerson Board of Directors (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.publicnow.com - November 22 at 6:05 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to LivePerson, Inc. : November 15, 2016 (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.capitalcube.com - November 15 at 6:36 PM
capitalcube.com logoLivePerson, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LPSN-US : November 14, 2016 (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.capitalcube.com - November 14 at 10:02 AM
fool.com logoLivePerson Inc. Earnings: Looking for Signs of Life (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.fool.com - November 10 at 5:41 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoLIVEPERSON INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:LPSN)
biz.yahoo.com - November 9 at 5:45 PM
publicnow.com logoLivePerson Helps Millions of T-Mobile Customers Message for Service (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.publicnow.com - November 9 at 8:14 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoLivePerson reports 3Q loss (NASDAQ:LPSN)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - November 8 at 5:35 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ3 2016 LivePerson Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:LPSN)
biz.yahoo.com - November 8 at 9:00 AM
capitalcube.com logoLivePerson, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : LPSN-US : November 3, 2016 (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.capitalcube.com - November 3 at 9:46 AM
mysmartrend.com logoLivePerson Up 64.8% Since SmarTrend Uptrend Call (LPSN) (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.mysmartrend.com - October 26 at 9:21 AM
News IconLivePerson to Announce Third Quarter 2016 ... (NASDAQ:LPSN)
ih.advfn.com - October 20 at 11:42 AM
publicnow.com logoLivePerson to Announce Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results on November 8, 2016 (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.publicnow.com - October 20 at 11:42 AM
mysmartrend.com logoLivePerson Up 63.0% Since SmarTrend Uptrend Call (LPSN) (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.mysmartrend.com - October 18 at 5:54 PM
investopedia.com logoLivePerson Going Live With AdWords Click-to-Text (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.investopedia.com - October 18 at 5:54 PM
publicnow.com logoLivePerson, Google open new AdWords click-to-message ad extensions to large enterprises (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.publicnow.com - October 18 at 11:11 AM
mysmartrend.com logoLivePerson Has Returned 67.3% Since SmarTrend Recommendation (LPSN) (NASDAQ:LPSN)
www.mysmartrend.com - October 11 at 6:14 PM

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What is LivePerson's stock symbol?

LivePerson trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LPSN."

Where is LivePerson's stock going? Where will LivePerson's stock price be in 2017?

3 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for LivePerson's stock. Their forecasts range from $6.00 to $10.00. On average, they anticipate LivePerson's share price to reach $8.67 in the next twelve months.

When will LivePerson announce their earnings?

LivePerson is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May, 2nd 2017.

Who owns LivePerson stock?

LivePerson's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Discovery Group I LLC (5.35%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.96%), Arrowpoint Asset Management LLC (2.04%), State Street Corp (2.00%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (0.65%) and Herald Investment Management Ltd (0.43%). Company insiders that own LivePerson stock include Daniel Richard Murphy, Daryl Carlough, Dustin Dean, Monica L Greenberg, Robert P Locascio and William Wesemann.

Who sold LivePerson stock? Who is selling LivePerson stock?

LivePerson's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AQR Capital Management LLC, Emancipation Management LLC, Oxford Asset Management, Allianz Asset Management AG, Menta Capital LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Engine Capital Management LLC and GSA Capital Partners LLP. Company insiders that have sold LivePerson stock in the last year include Daniel Richard Murphy, Daryl Carlough, Dustin Dean, Monica L Greenberg and Robert P Locascio.

Who bought LivePerson stock? Who is buying LivePerson stock?

LivePerson's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Discovery Group I LLC, Arrowpoint Asset Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, State Street Corp, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Teza Capital Management LLC, A.R.T. Advisors LLC and Comerica Bank. Company insiders that have bought LivePerson stock in the last two years include Daniel Richard Murphy and William Wesemann.

How do I buy LivePerson stock?

Shares of LivePerson can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of LivePerson stock cost?

One share of LivePerson stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.05.

LivePerson (NASDAQ:LPSN) Chart for Saturday, February, 25, 2017


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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for LivePerson (NASDAQ:LPSN)

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Earnings by Quarter for LivePerson (NASDAQ:LPSN)

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for LivePerson (NASDAQ:LPSN)

Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff