NASDAQ:LTHM - Livent Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$13.29 +0.62 (+4.89 %)
(As of 03/21/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$12.67
Today's Range$12.62 - $13.42
52-Week Range$11.55 - $19.90
Volume2.15 million shs
Average Volume3.19 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.94 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Livent Corporation manufactures and sells performance lithium compounds that are used primarily in energy storage, specialty polymers, and chemical synthesis application. The company offers lithium compounds for use in applications that have specific performance requirements, including battery-grade lithium hydroxide for use in high performance lithium-ion batteries; and supplies butyllithium, which is used as a synthesizer in the production of polymers and pharmaceutical products, as well as a range of specialty lithium compounds, including high purity lithium metal, which is used in the production of lightweight materials for aerospace applications and non-rechargeable batteries. Livent Corporation was incorporated in 2018 and is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Industrial Metals & Minerals
SectorBasic Materials
Current SymbolNASDAQ:LTHM



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A



Market Cap$1.94 billion
Next Earnings Date5/13/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

Livent (NASDAQ:LTHM) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Livent's stock symbol?

Livent trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LTHM."

How were Livent's earnings last quarter?

Livent Corporation (NASDAQ:LTHM) issued its earnings results on Monday, February, 11th. The company reported $0.23 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.23. The firm had revenue of $119.80 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $124.70 million. View Livent's Earnings History.

When is Livent's next earnings date?

Livent is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May 13th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Livent.

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

Livent issued an update on its first quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Monday, February, 11th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.11-0.14 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.24. The company issued revenue guidance of $95-105 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $115.12 million.Livent also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $0.92-0.98 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for LTHM?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Livent's stock. Their forecasts range from $16.00 to $22.00. On average, they anticipate Livent's share price to reach $19.5385 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 47.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Livent.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Livent?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Livent in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Livent.

Has Livent been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about LTHM stock has trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Livent earned a media sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Are investors shorting Livent?

Livent saw a increase in short interest in February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totalling 12,576,446 shares, an increase of 43.2% from the January 31st total of 8,784,191 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,368,930 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 9.2 days. Currently, 55.3% of the company's stock are short sold. View Livent's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Livent's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Livent own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Livent investors own include Alibaba Group (BABA), CVS Health (CVS), Walt Disney (DIS), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Proteostasis Therapeutics (PTI), AbbVie (ABBV), FMC (FMC) and General Electric (GE).

When did Livent IPO?

(LTHM) raised $380 million in an initial public offering on Thursday, October 11th 2018. The company issued 20,000,000 shares at $18.00-$20.00 per share. BofA Merrill Lynch, Goldman Sach and Credit Suisse served as the underwriters for the IPO and Citigroup, Loop Capital Markets and Nomura were co-managers.

When does Livent's lock-up period expire?

Livent's lock-up period expires on Tuesday, April 9th. Livent had issued 20,000,000 shares in its public offering on October 11th. The total size of the offering was $340,000,000 based on an initial share price of $17.00. Shares of the company owned by major shareholders and company insiders will be eligible for trade following the end of the lock-up period.

Who are Livent's major shareholders?

Livent's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (1.51%), BlackRock Inc. (1.07%), CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC (0.91%), Emerald Advisers LLC (0.59%), Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust (0.53%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.47%). Company insiders that own Livent stock include Nicholas Pfeiffer and Steven T Merkt. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Livent.

Which institutional investors are buying Livent stock?

LTHM stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, BlackRock Inc., CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC, Emerald Advisers LLC, Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Robecosam AG and RWC Asset Management LLP. Company insiders that have bought Livent stock in the last two years include Nicholas Pfeiffer and Steven T Merkt. View Insider Buying and Selling for Livent.

How do I buy shares of Livent?

Shares of LTHM 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 Livent's stock price today?

One share of LTHM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.29.

How big of a company is Livent?

Livent has a market capitalization of $1.94 billion.

What is Livent's official website?

The official website for Livent is

How can I contact Livent?

The company can be reached via phone at 215-299-6000.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Livent (NASDAQ LTHM)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  48 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  43 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  91
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Livent and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LTHM will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LTHM will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/21/2019 by Staff

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