Liquidity Services Company Profile (NASDAQ:LQDT)

About Liquidity Services (NASDAQ:LQDT)

Liquidity Services logoLiquidity Services, Inc. operates a network of e-commerce marketplaces that enable buyers and sellers to transact in an automated environment. The Company employs e-commerce marketplace solutions to manage, value and sell inventory and equipment for business and government clients. The Company's marketplaces provide professional buyers access to a global supply of new, surplus and scrap assets presented with digital images and other relevant product information. Additionally, the Company enables its corporate and government sellers to enhance their financial return on assets offered for sale by providing a liquid marketplace and value-added services. The Company's range of services include program management, valuation, asset management, reconciliation, Return to Vendor and Returns Management Authorization (RTV and RMA), refurbishment and recycling, fulfillment, marketing and sales, warehousing and transportation, buyer customer support, and compliance and risk mitigation.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Business Services
  • Industry: IT Services & Consulting
  • Sub-Industry: Internet Software & Services
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:LQDT
  • CUSIP: 53635B10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $182.72 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 31,503,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $5.93
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $6.76
  • 52 Week Range: $5.50 - $11.49
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -9.67
  • P/E Growth: 0.38
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $287.16 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.64
  • Book Value: $4.56 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.27
  • EBIDTA: ($24,120,000.00)
  • Net Margins: -27.52%
  • Return on Equity: -16.59%
  • Return on Assets: -10.35%
  • Current Ratio: 2.00%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.76%
  • Average Volume: 120,720 shs.
  • Beta: 0.95
  • Short Ratio: 5.98

Frequently Asked Questions for Liquidity Services (NASDAQ:LQDT)

What is Liquidity Services' stock symbol?

Liquidity Services trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LQDT."

How were Liquidity Services' earnings last quarter?

Liquidity Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:LQDT) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company reported ($0.22) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.25) by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $65.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $79.56 million. Liquidity Services had a negative net margin of 27.52% and a negative return on equity of 16.59%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 23.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.07 earnings per share. View Liquidity Services' Earnings History.

When will Liquidity Services make its next earnings announcement?

Liquidity Services is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 15th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Liquidity Services.

What guidance has Liquidity Services issued on next quarter's earnings?

Liquidity Services issued an update on its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of ($0.32)-($0.22) for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of ($0.13).

Who are some of Liquidity Services' key competitors?

Who are Liquidity Services' key executives?

Liquidity Services' management team includes the folowing people:

  • William P. Angrick III, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • Jorge A. Celaya, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Gardner H. Dudley, President - Capital Assets Group
  • James M. Rallo, President - Retail Supply Chain Group
  • Leoncio S. Casusol, Chief Information Officer
  • Mark Andrew Shaffer, Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary
  • Patrick W. Gross, Lead Independent Director
  • Jaime Mateus-Tique, Director
  • Phillip A. Clough, Independent Director
  • George H. Ellis, Independent Director

Who owns Liquidity Services stock?

Liquidity Services' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (6.29%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.89%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (3.21%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.87%), State Street Corp (1.84%) and Robotti Robert (1.32%). Company insiders that own Liquidity Services stock include Gardner H Dudley, Jaime Mateus-Tique, James Edwin Williams, James M Rallo, Jorge Celaya, Kathryn Ann Domino, Mark A Shaffer, Michael E Sweeney, Segundo Leoncio Casusol and William P Angrick III. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Liquidity Services.

Who sold Liquidity Services stock? Who is selling Liquidity Services stock?

Liquidity Services' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC, OxFORD Asset Management LLP, Vanguard Group Inc., State Street Corp, Spark Investment Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Tiverton Asset Management LLC and Eagle Global Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Liquidity Services stock in the last year include Gardner H Dudley, James M Rallo, Jorge Celaya, Mark A Shaffer, Michael E Sweeney, Segundo Leoncio Casusol and William P Angrick III. View Insider Buying and Selling for Liquidity Services.

Who bought Liquidity Services stock? Who is buying Liquidity Services stock?

Liquidity Services' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Robotti Robert, Northern Trust Corp, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. and Thompson Investment Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Liquidity Services.

How do I buy Liquidity Services stock?

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

What is Liquidity Services' stock price today?

One share of Liquidity Services stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.80.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Liquidity Services (NASDAQ LQDT)
Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  227 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  204 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  431
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Liquidity Services and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Liquidity Services (NASDAQ:LQDT) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Liquidity Services (NASDAQ:LQDT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/3/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingNeutralLowView Rating Details
5/6/2016Benchmark Co.Boost Price TargetHold$5.50 -> $6.50N/AView Rating Details
5/5/2016Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
2/6/2016Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingUnderperform$7.00 -> $6.00N/AView Rating Details
2/5/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingSector Perform$8.00 -> $6.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Liquidity Services (NASDAQ:LQDT)
Earnings by Quarter for Liquidity Services (NASDAQ:LQDT)
Earnings History by Quarter for Liquidity Services (NASDAQ LQDT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/15/2017($0.24)N/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2017Q3 2017($0.25)($0.22)$79.56 million$65.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2017Q2 2017($0.28)($0.21)$81.14 million$72.33 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2017Q117($0.29)($0.22)$69.97 million$70.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/17/2016Q416($0.08)($0.02)$77.21 million$78.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q316($0.09)$0.07$72.48 million$85.18 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q216($0.07)$0.04$69.01 million$86.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2016Q116($0.05)($0.11)$74.11 million$65.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/19/2015Q415($0.09)$0.07$81.12 million$79.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q315$0.10$0.05$96.81 million$89.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q215($0.01)$0.05$96.83 million$102.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q115$0.07$0.32$110.32 million$125.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/20/2014Q414$0.15$0.06$105.10 million$118.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q314$0.22$0.25$122.90 million$127.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q214$0.35$0.21$120.18 million$128.33 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/7/2014Q1$0.16$0.32$104.26 million$93.47 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/21/2013Q4$0.45$0.41$124.50 million$129.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q2 2013$0.48$0.48$140.14 million$130.32 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/31/2013Q1 2013$0.38$0.41$131.54 million$122.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/29/20120.40$0.40$122.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$0.46$0.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$0.35$0.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2012$0.27$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/6/2011$0.19$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2011$0.20$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.13$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2011$0.10$0.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Liquidity Services (NASDAQ:LQDT)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.99)
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.51)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171($0.13)($0.13)($0.13)
Q2 20171($0.30)($0.30)($0.30)
Q3 20171($0.26)($0.26)($0.26)
Q4 20171($0.30)($0.30)($0.30)
Q1 20181($0.16)($0.16)($0.16)
Q2 20181($0.10)($0.10)($0.10)
Q3 20181($0.11)($0.11)($0.11)
Q4 20181($0.14)($0.14)($0.14)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Liquidity Services (NASDAQ:LQDT)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Liquidity Services (NASDAQ:LQDT)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 22.30%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 67.55%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Liquidity Services (NASDAQ:LQDT)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Liquidity Services (NASDAQ:LQDT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Liquidity Services (NASDAQ:LQDT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/3/2017James M RalloInsiderSell3,054$6.26$19,118.04View SEC Filing  
4/3/2017James M RalloInsiderSell7,717$7.61$58,726.37View SEC Filing  
4/3/2017Michael E SweeneyVPSell3,500$7.61$26,635.00View SEC Filing  
12/15/2016William P. Angrick IIIChairmanSell95,000$10.02$951,900.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2016Segundo Leoncio CasusolInsiderSell27,634$8.56$236,547.04View SEC Filing  
10/10/2016Jorge CelayaCFOSell12,061$10.10$121,816.10View SEC Filing  
10/10/2016Mark A ShafferVPSell1,145$10.10$11,564.50View SEC Filing  
10/10/2016Segundo Leoncio CasusolInsiderSell6,945$10.10$70,144.50View SEC Filing  
10/5/2016Gardner H DudleyInsiderSell2,006$10.51$21,083.06View SEC Filing  
10/5/2016Jorge CelayaCFOSell7,073$10.51$74,337.23View SEC Filing  
10/5/2016Mark A ShafferVPSell671$10.51$7,052.21View SEC Filing  
10/4/2016Gardner H DudleyInsiderSell838$10.52$8,815.76View SEC Filing  
10/4/2016Jorge CelayaCFOSell2,955$10.52$31,086.60View SEC Filing  
10/4/2016Mark A ShafferVPSell280$10.52$2,945.60View SEC Filing  
10/3/2016Gardner H DudleyInsiderSell1,882$10.65$20,043.30View SEC Filing  
10/3/2016Jorge CelayaCFOSell6,636$10.65$70,673.40View SEC Filing  
10/3/2016Mark A ShafferVPSell630$10.65$6,709.50View SEC Filing  
9/7/2016Segundo Leoncio CasusolInsiderSell7,500$10.18$76,350.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2016Segundo Leoncio CasusolInsiderSell32,648$9.60$313,420.80View SEC Filing  
7/1/2016James M RalloInsiderSell3,054$7.92$24,187.68View SEC Filing  
4/1/2016James M RalloInsiderSell7,716$5.13$39,583.08View SEC Filing  
4/1/2016William P Angrick IIICEOSell6,167$5.13$31,636.71View SEC Filing  
11/25/2015Jaime Mateus-TiqueDirectorSell12,000$6.68$80,160.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2015Segundo Leoncio CasusolInsiderSell55,269$8.31$459,285.39View SEC Filing  
10/2/2015Gardner H DudleyInsiderSell8,740$7.23$63,190.20View SEC Filing  
10/2/2015James Edwin WilliamsVPSell6,409$7.23$46,337.07View SEC Filing  
10/2/2015Kathryn Ann DominoCAOSell5,042$7.23$36,453.66View SEC Filing  
10/2/2015William P. Angrick IIICEOSell24,561$7.23$177,576.03View SEC Filing  
2/26/2015James M RalloCFOSell11,511$10.00$115,110.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2015Gardner H DudleyInsiderSell2,922$9.60$28,051.20View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014James Edwin WilliamsVPSell4,216$12.88$54,302.08View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014Thomas B BurtonEVPSell5,707$12.88$73,506.16View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014William P Angrick IIICEOSell23,171$12.88$298,442.48View SEC Filing  
5/15/2014Kathryn Ann DominoCAOBuy7,330$13.51$99,028.30View SEC Filing  
5/12/2014Jaime Mateus-TiqueDirectorBuy180,000$12.64$2,275,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2014James RalloCFOBuy35,720$12.54$447,928.80View SEC Filing  
5/8/2014G Cayce RoyVPSell100,365$13.31$1,335,858.15View SEC Filing  
4/14/2014G Cayce RoyVPSell60,220$18.49$1,113,467.80View SEC Filing  
3/27/2014Jaime Mateus-TiqueDirectorBuy15,000$24.76$371,400.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014Jaime Mateus-TiqueDirectorBuy20,000$26.19$523,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Segundo Leoncio CasusolInsiderSell12,278$26.53$325,735.34View SEC Filing  
3/5/2014Jaime Mateus-TiqueDirectorBuy20,000$25.37$507,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/20/2014Jaime Mateus-TiqueDirectorBuy50,000$24.91$1,245,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Jaime Mateus-TiqueDirectorBuy30,000$24.68$740,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013William Angrick IIICEOSell150,000$36.95$5,542,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013James Edwin WilliamsVPSell4,290$35.91$154,053.90View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013James RalloCFOSell8,541$35.77$305,511.57View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013William P Angrick IIICEOSell450,000$34.96$15,732,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2013G Cayce RoyVPSell10,000$32.55$325,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/2/2013James M RalloCFOSell24,299$35.00$850,465.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2013William P Angrick IIICEOSell200,000$39.80$7,960,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013G Cayce RoyVPSell4,212$39.80$167,637.60View SEC Filing  
5/30/2013James Edwin WilliamsVPSell9,964$40.00$398,560.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2013George H EllisDirectorBuy1,160$39.07$45,321.20View SEC Filing  
4/10/2013William P Angrick IIICEOSell110,000$33.25$3,657,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2013G Cayce RoyVPSell20,000$31.36$627,200.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Liquidity Services (NASDAQ:LQDT)
Latest Headlines for Liquidity Services (NASDAQ:LQDT)
DateHeadline logoReviewing Computer Programs and Systems (CPSI) & Liquidity Services (LQDT) - September 24 at 4:08 AM logoLiquidity Services, Inc. (LQDT) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research - September 23 at 8:14 AM logoShould You Buy Liquidity Services Inc (LQDT) Now? - September 23 at 6:09 AM logoAnalyzing Liquidity Services (LQDT) and Its Rivals - September 21 at 8:52 AM logoLiquidity Services, Inc. (LQDT) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Hold" - September 17 at 12:56 PM logoLiquidity Services (LQDT) & The Competition Head to Head Review - September 17 at 2:31 AM logoLiquidity Services’ Jim Rallo Appointed to Reverse Logistics Association Board of Advisors - September 13 at 6:13 AM logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Liquidity Services, Inc. (LQDT) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $64.17 Million - September 3 at 5:14 AM logoLiquidity Services, Inc. (LQDT) Raised to "Sell" at ValuEngine - September 2 at 10:34 PM logo-$0.26 Earnings Per Share Expected for Liquidity Services, Inc. (LQDT) This Quarter - September 1 at 6:22 PM logoETFs with exposure to Liquidity Services, Inc. : August 23, 2017 - August 24 at 8:48 AM logoLiquidity Services Auction Watch: Wide Variety of Consumer Electronics, Audio Equipment and Accessories Now on Sale from Kingdom Supply at - August 24 at 8:48 AM logo$64.17 Million in Sales Expected for Liquidity Services, Inc. (LQDT) This Quarter - August 16 at 9:08 AM logoLiquidity Services, Inc. (LQDT) Expected to Post Earnings of -$0.26 Per Share - August 14 at 8:42 AM logoEquities Analysts Offer Predictions for Liquidity Services, Inc.'s FY2017 Earnings (LQDT) - August 11 at 12:02 PM Named to Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s 2017 SDCE 100 - August 11 at 6:14 AM logoGoIndustry DoveBid Partners with Multinational Electronics Contract Manufacturer on Private Treaty Sale - August 11 at 6:14 AM logoLiquidity Services, Inc. :LQDT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : August 10, 2017 - August 11 at 6:14 AM logoLiquidity Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:LQDT) Announces Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.03 EPS - August 6 at 12:52 AM logoLiquidity Services Announces Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2017 Financial Results - August 4 at 12:43 AM logoEdited Transcript of LQDT earnings conference call or presentation 3-Aug-17 2:30pm GMT - August 4 at 12:43 AM logoWeaker Volumes Hurt Liquidity Services - August 4 at 12:43 AM logoLiquidity Services reports 3Q loss - August 4 at 12:43 AM logoLiquidity Services, Inc. (LQDT) Releases Q4 Earnings Guidance - August 3 at 10:12 AM logo10 Tips for Sourcing Inventory in the Secondary Market - August 3 at 3:32 AM logo$76.73 Million in Sales Expected for Liquidity Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:LQDT) This Quarter - July 29 at 9:26 AM logo Brokerages Expect Liquidity Services, Inc. (LQDT) to Announce -$0.25 EPS - July 27 at 9:49 AM logoLiquidity Services Announces Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2017 Earnings Conference Call - July 25 at 11:04 PM logoLiquidity Services to conduct online asset sales for Hazelwood Power Station in Victoria, Australia - July 24 at 12:08 PM logoLiquidity Services Announces the Launch of its Network International Energy Marketplace on New E-commerce Platform - July 13 at 6:28 AM logoLiquidity Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:LQDT) Insider Sells $19,118.04 in Stock - July 6 at 8:26 PM logoLiquidity Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:LQDT) Given "Neutral" Rating at Robert W. Baird - July 3 at 9:02 AM logoLiquidity Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:LQDT) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research - July 2 at 9:46 AM logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Liquidity Services, Inc. (LQDT) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $76.73 Million - July 2 at 7:36 AM logo Brokerages Expect Liquidity Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:LQDT) Will Announce Earnings of -$0.25 Per Share - June 30 at 10:23 PM logoLiquidity Services Auction Watch: Hot Summer Consumer Electronics Now on Sale at - June 23 at 7:47 AM logoLiquidity Services & Maynards Featured Auction - June 9 at 9:07 AM logo$76.73 Million in Sales Expected for Liquidity Services, Inc. (LQDT) This Quarter - June 8 at 9:34 AM logoTCL Asset Group Inc., and Liquidity Services to Manage Sale of Assets from the De Beers Canada Snap Lake Mine - June 7 at 5:59 PM logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Liquidity Services, Inc. (LQDT) to Post -$0.25 Earnings Per Share - June 6 at 8:10 PM logoLiquidity Services, Inc. (LQDT) Upgraded by ValuEngine to "Sell" - June 4 at 9:20 AM logoLiquidity Services to Co-sponsor and Attend the Manufacturing Supply Chain Officer Summit 2017 - May 31 at 6:44 PM logoFive Graduation Gift Ideas for 2017 from - May 30 at 10:13 AM logoETFs with exposure to Liquidity Services, Inc. : May 26, 2017 - May 26 at 7:10 PM logoLiquidity Services to Co-Sponsor and Attend the Supply Chain Innovation Summit 2017 - May 26 at 3:23 AM logoShort Interest in Liquidity Services, Inc. (LQDT) Rises By 25.5% - May 19 at 6:26 PM logoLiquidity Services, Inc. (LQDT) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Sell - May 14 at 9:36 AM logoZacks: Analysts Expect Liquidity Services, Inc. (LQDT) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $76.73 Million - May 13 at 9:42 AM logoIntegrated Advisory Group, a Leading Boutique M&A Advisory Firm, Is Very Pleased to Announce the Sale of its Action Paving, Inc. to Montlake Capital - May 13 at 12:01 AM logoETFs with exposure to Liquidity Services, Inc. : May 11, 2017 - May 11 at 6:52 PM



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