NASDAQ:LQDT - Liquidity Services Stock Price, News & Analysis

$7.20
-0.19 (-2.57 %)
(As of 08/23/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$7.17
Now: $7.20
$7.36
50-Day Range
$5.76
MA: $6.50
$7.37
52-Week Range
$5.17
Now: $7.20
$9.16
Volume56,330 shs
Average Volume79,085 shs
Market Capitalization$242.28 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.18
Liquidity Services, Inc provides e-commerce marketplace that enable buyers and sellers to transact in an automated environment offering approximately 500 product categories. The company's marketplaces include liquidation.com that enable corporations to sell surplus and salvage consumer goods and capital assets; govdeals.com that enables local and state government entities, including city, county, and state agencies to sell surplus and salvage assets, as well as offers a suite of services that includes asset sales and marketing, and seller self-service; and auctiondeals.com, a self-service solution, which enable sellers list their own assets, and enable commercial businesses to sell surplus and salvage assets. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryInternet Software & Services
SectorBusiness Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:LQDT
CUSIP53635B10
Phone202-467-6868

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$224.51 million
Book Value$3.60 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-11,610,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees669
Market Cap$242.28 million
Next Earnings Date12/5/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Liquidity Services (NASDAQ:LQDT) Frequently Asked Questions

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) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 1st. The business services provider reported ($0.05) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.07) by $0.02. The business services provider had revenue of $56.88 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $52.17 million. Liquidity Services had a negative net margin of 6.84% and a negative return on equity of 8.11%. View Liquidity Services' Earnings History.

When is Liquidity Services' next earnings date?

Liquidity Services is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, December 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Liquidity Services.

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

Liquidity Services updated its fourth quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 1st. The company provided EPS guidance of $-0.11--0.04 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $-0.08.

What price target have analysts set for LQDT?

1 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Liquidity Services' stock. Their predictions range from $10.00 to $10.00. On average, they expect Liquidity Services' share price to reach $10.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 38.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Liquidity Services.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Liquidity Services?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Liquidity Services in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Liquidity Services.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Liquidity Services stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Liquidity Services stock:
  • 1. Barrington Research analysts commented, "We view this as a positive for the company in that the Scrap contract added volatility as it was exposed to commodity pricing and represented a small percentage of GMV at $17-20 million annually." (8/1/2019)
  • 2. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Liquidity Services, Inc. employs innovative e-commerce marketplace solutions to manage, value and sell inventory and equipment for business and government clients. The company operates a network of leading e-commerce marketplaces that enable buyers and sellers to transact in an efficient, automated environment offering over 500 product categories. Their superior service, unmatched scale and ability to deliver results enable us to forge trusted, long-term relationships with over 10,000 clients worldwide. " (8/1/2019)

Has Liquidity Services been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about LQDT stock has been trending positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. 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 publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Liquidity Services earned a coverage optimism score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the business services provider a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Liquidity Services.

Are investors shorting Liquidity Services?

Liquidity Services saw a increase in short interest in July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totalling 710,700 shares, an increase of 5.4% from the June 15th total of 674,500 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 112,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 6.3 days. Currently, 2.7% of the company's shares are short sold. View Liquidity Services' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Liquidity Services' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Liquidity Services own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Liquidity Services investors own include Netflix (NFLX), Alphabet (GOOG), Acacia Research (ACTG), Callon Petroleum (CPE), Under Armour (UAA), TransEnterix (TRXC), Antares Pharma (ATRS), Cypress Semiconductor (CY), ENGlobal (ENG) and Internap (INAP).

Who are Liquidity Services' key executives?

Liquidity Services' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. William P. Angrick III, Co-founder, Chairman of Directors & CEO (Age 51)
  • Mr. Jorge A. Celaya, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 53)
  • Mr. Roger Gravley, Chief Information Officer (Age 61)
  • Mr. Mark A. Shaffer, VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 45)
  • Mr. Samuel M. Guzman Jr., VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 44)

Who are Liquidity Services' major shareholders?

Liquidity Services' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.89%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (6.97%), Staley Capital Advisers Inc. (6.66%), Vanguard Group Inc. (5.00%), Roumell Asset Management LLC (2.25%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.76%). Company insiders that own Liquidity Services stock include George H Ellis, James M Rallo, Jorge Celaya and Roger Gravley. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Liquidity Services.

Which institutional investors are selling Liquidity Services stock?

LQDT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Staley Capital Advisers Inc., Eagle Boston Investment Management Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., Panagora Asset Management Inc., Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. and Diversified Investment Strategies LLC. Company insiders that have sold Liquidity Services company stock in the last year include George H Ellis, James M Rallo and Roger Gravley. View Insider Buying and Selling for Liquidity Services.

Which institutional investors are buying Liquidity Services stock?

LQDT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Roumell Asset Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., BlackRock Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Morgan Stanley, Citadel Advisors LLC, Vanguard Group Inc. and Northern Trust Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Liquidity Services.

How do I buy shares of Liquidity Services?

Shares of LQDT 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 Liquidity Services' stock price today?

One share of LQDT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.20.

How big of a company is Liquidity Services?

Liquidity Services has a market capitalization of $242.28 million and generates $224.51 million in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $-11,610,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.50) on an earnings per share basis. Liquidity Services employs 669 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Liquidity Services.

What is Liquidity Services' official website?

The official website for Liquidity Services is http://www.liquidityservices.com/.

How can I contact Liquidity Services?

Liquidity Services' mailing address is 6931 Arlington Road Suite 200, Bethesda MD, 20814. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 202-467-6868 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Liquidity Services (NASDAQ LQDT)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  361 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  310 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  671
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Liquidity Services and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LQDT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LQDT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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