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NASDAQ:LPSNLivePerson Stock Price, Forecast & News

$43.69
-0.23 (-0.52 %)
(As of 07/6/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$43.10
Now: $43.69
$44.76
50-Day Range
$32.64
MA: $37.50
$43.92
52-Week Range
$14.08
Now: $43.69
$45.21
Volume519,800 shs
Average Volume811,128 shs
Market Capitalization$2.89 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.27
LivePerson, Inc. provides conversational commerce solutions. The company operates in two segments, Business and Consumer. The Business segment enables brands to leverage LiveEngage's intelligence engine to connect with consumers through an integrated suite of mobile and online business messaging technologies. The Consumer segment facilitates online transactions between independent service providers and individual consumers seeking information and knowledge through mobile and online messaging. The company offers LiveEngage, an enterprise-class and cloud-based platform, which enables businesses and consumers to connect through conversational interfaces; and Maven, a robust artificial intelligence engine for conversational commerce. It also provides professional services and value-added business consulting services. The company sells its products through direct and indirect sales channels to Fortune 500 companies, Internet businesses, online merchants, small businesses, automotive dealers, universities, libraries, government agencies, and not-for-profit organizations. It operates in the United States, Canada, Latin America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia-Pacific regions. The company has strategic partnership with DMI to support clients in navigating the burgeoning conversational commerce category. LivePerson, Inc. was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.27 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Prepackaged software
Sub-IndustryInternet Software & Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:LPSN
CUSIP53814610
Phone212-609-4200

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$291.61 million
Book Value$2.24 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-96,070,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees1,341
Market Cap$2.89 billion
Next Earnings Date7/29/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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LivePerson (NASDAQ:LPSN) Frequently Asked Questions

How has LivePerson's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

LivePerson's stock was trading at $20.35 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, LPSN stock has increased by 114.7% and is now trading at $43.69. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of LivePerson?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for LivePerson in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for LivePerson.

When is LivePerson's next earnings date?

LivePerson is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 29th 2020. View our earnings forecast for LivePerson.

How were LivePerson's earnings last quarter?

LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, May, 5th. The technology company reported ($0.41) EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.42) by $0.01. The technology company earned $78.09 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $77.08 million. LivePerson had a negative return on equity of 57.59% and a negative net margin of 37.65%. View LivePerson's earnings history.

What guidance has LivePerson issued on next quarter's earnings?

LivePerson issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 5th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of (1.63-1.52) for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of ($0.46). The company issued revenue guidance of $340-355, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $343.94 million.

What price target have analysts set for LPSN?

13 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for LivePerson's shares. Their forecasts range from $31.00 to $50.00. On average, they anticipate LivePerson's share price to reach $42.08 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.7%. View analysts' price targets for LivePerson.

Has LivePerson been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about LPSN stock have trended negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. LivePerson earned a media sentiment score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the technology company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news about LivePerson.

Who are some of LivePerson's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of LivePerson own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other LivePerson investors own include Hawkins (HWKN), CA (CA), Alibaba Group (BABA), NVIDIA (NVDA), Quantum (QTM), BlackRock (BLK), DexCom (DXCM), Endologix (ELGX), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG).

Who are LivePerson's key executives?

LivePerson's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Robert P. LoCascio, Founder, Chairman & CEO (Age 50)
  • Ms. Monica L. Greenberg, Exec. VP of Corp. Devel. & Strategic Alliances and Gen. Counsel (Age 50)
  • Mr. Daryl J. Carlough, Sr. VP of Global & Corp. Controller (Age 48)
  • Mr. Christopher E. Greiner, Chief Financial Officer (Age 43)
  • Mr. Alexander Spinelli, Chief Technology Officer (Age 46)

What is LivePerson's stock symbol?

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

Who are LivePerson's major shareholders?

LivePerson's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.09%). Company insiders that own LivePerson stock include Alexander Spinelli, Christopher E Greiner, Daryl Carlough, Eran Vanounou, Fred Mossler, Kevin Lavan, Monica L Greenberg, Peter Block, Robert P Locascio and William Wesemann. View institutional ownership trends for LivePerson.

Which major investors are buying LivePerson stock?

LPSN stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue. View insider buying and selling activity for LivePerson.

How do I buy shares of LivePerson?

Shares of LPSN 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is LivePerson's stock price today?

One share of LPSN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $43.69.

How big of a company is LivePerson?

LivePerson has a market capitalization of $2.89 billion and generates $291.61 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns $-96,070,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.29) on an earnings per share basis. LivePerson employs 1,341 workers across the globe.

What is LivePerson's official website?

The official website for LivePerson is www.liveperson.com.

How can I contact LivePerson?

LivePerson's mailing address is 475 10TH AVENUE 5TH FLOOR, NEW YORK NY, 10018. The technology company can be reached via phone at 212-609-4200 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/7/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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