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LivePerson Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:LPSN)

$36.54
-3.70 (-9.19 %)
(As of 10/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$36.50
Now: $36.54
$40.59
50-Day Range
$34.26
MA: $37.77
$40.45
52-Week Range
$16.98
Now: $36.54
$41.00
Volume1.21 million shs
Average Volume484,202 shs
Market Capitalization$2.39 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.03
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$249.84 million
Cash Flow$0.04 per share
Book Value$2.69 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-25,030,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees1,106
Market Cap$2.39 billion
Next Earnings Date11/14/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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LivePerson (NASDAQ:LPSN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is LivePerson's stock symbol?

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

How were LivePerson's earnings last quarter?

LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) released its earnings results on Wednesday, July, 31st. The technology company reported ($0.32) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.21) by $0.11. The technology company had revenue of $71 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $70.16 million. LivePerson had a negative net margin of 21.09% and a negative return on equity of 22.65%. The firm's revenue was up 15.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.01 EPS. View LivePerson's Earnings History.

When is LivePerson's next earnings date?

LivePerson is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for LivePerson.

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

LivePerson updated its third quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Wednesday, July, 31st. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $-0.29--0.24 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.03. The company issued revenue guidance of $74-75 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $74.1 million.

What price target have analysts set for LPSN?

15 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for LivePerson's stock. Their forecasts range from $18.56 to $45.00. On average, they anticipate LivePerson's share price to reach $38.10 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for LivePerson.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for LivePerson?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for LivePerson in the last year. There are currently 15 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for LivePerson.

Has LivePerson been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about LPSN stock have trended somewhat positive on Sunday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. LivePerson earned a coverage optimism score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the technology company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for LivePerson.

Are investors shorting LivePerson?

LivePerson saw a increase in short interest in the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 7,780,000 shares, an increase of 6.6% from the August 30th total of 7,300,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 749,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 10.4 days. Currently, 13.0% of the shares of the company are short sold. View LivePerson's Current Options Chain.

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), Quantum (QTM), Endologix (ELGX), BlackRock (BLK), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Honeywell International (HON), Himax Technologies (HIMX), Athabasca Oil (ATH) and Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (ANW).

Who are LivePerson's key executives?

LivePerson's management team includes the folowing 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)

Who are LivePerson's major shareholders?

LivePerson's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.07%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.02%) and NEXT Financial Group Inc (0.01%). Company insiders that own LivePerson stock include Alexander Spinelli, Christopher E Greiner, Daniel Richard Murphy, Daryl Carlough, Eran Vanounou, Kevin Lavan, Monica L Greenberg, Peter Block and Robert P Locascio. View Institutional Ownership Trends for LivePerson.

Which institutional investors are buying LivePerson stock?

LPSN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, NEXT Financial Group Inc and Envestnet Asset Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling 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 $36.54.

How big of a company is LivePerson?

LivePerson has a market capitalization of $2.39 billion and generates $249.84 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns $-25,030,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.23) on an earnings per share basis. LivePerson employs 1,106 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About LivePerson.

What is LivePerson's official website?

The official website for LivePerson is http://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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for LivePerson (NASDAQ LPSN)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  357 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  394 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  751
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about LivePerson and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LPSN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LPSN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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