NASDAQ:LX - LexinFintech Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$8.64 +0.31 (+3.72 %)
(As of 12/14/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$8.64
Today's Range$8.10 - $8.69
52-Week Range$6.48 - $20.00
Volume453,959 shs
Average Volume414,480 shs
Market Capitalization$1.36 billion
P/E Ratio39.27
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
LexinFintech Holdings Ltd., through its subsidiaries, operates as an online consumer finance platform for young adults in the People's Republic of China. The company operates Fenqile, an online consumer finance platform that offers personal installment loans, installment purchase loans, and other loan products, as well as Le Card credit line. It also matches customer loans with diversified funding sources, including individual investors on its Juzi Licai online investment platform, institutional funding partners in its direct lending programs, and investors of its asset-backed securities. The company was formerly known as Staging Finance Holding Ltd. and changed its name to LexinFintech Holdings Ltd. in March 2017. LexinFintech Holdings Ltd. was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in Shenzhen, the People's Republic of China.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Nondepository credit institutions
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:LX
Previous Symbol
CUSIPN/A
PhoneN/A

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.13
Current Ratio1.11
Quick Ratio1.10

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio39.27
Forward P/E Ratio9.82
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$857.97 million
Price / Sales1.65
Cash Flow$0.3230 per share
Price / Cash Flow26.75
Book Value$1.60 per share
Price / Book5.40

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.22
Net Income$36.94 million
Net Margins15.33%
Return on Equity47.96%
Return on Assets7.11%

Miscellaneous

Employees2,518
Outstanding Shares163,860,000
Market Cap$1.36 billion
OptionableOptionable

LexinFintech (NASDAQ:LX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is LexinFintech's stock symbol?

LexinFintech trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LX."

How were LexinFintech's earnings last quarter?

LexinFintech Holdings Ltd - (NASDAQ:LX) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 14th. The company reported $1.93 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.24 by $1.69. The business earned $1.69 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.65 billion. LexinFintech had a net margin of 15.33% and a return on equity of 47.96%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 16.6% compared to the same quarter last year. View LexinFintech's Earnings History.

When is LexinFintech's next earnings date?

LexinFintech is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March 19th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for LexinFintech.

What price target have analysts set for LX?

3 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for LexinFintech's shares. Their forecasts range from $18.00 to $21.80. On average, they anticipate LexinFintech's stock price to reach $20.2667 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 134.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for LexinFintech.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for LexinFintech?

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

Has LexinFintech been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about LX stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. LexinFintech earned a news impact score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Are investors shorting LexinFintech?

LexinFintech saw a decrease in short interest in the month of November. As of November 30th, there was short interest totalling 817,033 shares, a decrease of 39.5% from the November 15th total of 1,351,453 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 270,549 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.0 days. Approximately 0.8% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View LexinFintech's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of LexinFintech's key competitors?

Who are LexinFintech's key executives?

LexinFintech's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jay Wenjie Xiao, Chairman & CEO (Age 35)
  • Mr. Jared Yi Wu, Pres & Director (Age 39)
  • Mr. Craig Yan Zeng, CFO & Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Kris Qian Qiao, Chief Financing Cooperation Officer (Age 40)
  • Mr. Ryan Huanian Liu, Chief Risk Officer (Age 40)

When did LexinFintech IPO?

(LX) raised $120 million in an initial public offering on Thursday, December 21st 2017. The company issued 12,000,000 shares at $9.00-$11.00 per share. Goldman Sachs (Asia), BofA Merrill Lynch, Deutsche Bank Securities and China Renaissance acted as the underwriters for the IPO and ICBC International was co-manager.

Who are LexinFintech's major shareholders?

LexinFintech's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (0.65%), Krane Funds Advisors LLC (0.28%), Penserra Capital Management LLC (0.11%), Elephas Investment Management Ltd (0.10%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.08%) and Marshall Wace LLP (0.06%).

Which major investors are selling LexinFintech stock?

LX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jane Street Group LLC, Penserra Capital Management LLC and Wells Fargo & Company MN.

Which major investors are buying LexinFintech stock?

LX stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Elephas Investment Management Ltd, Marshall Wace LLP, Highbridge Capital Management LLC, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Krane Funds Advisors LLC, Granite Point Capital Management L.P. and Symmetry Peak Management LLC.

How do I buy shares of LexinFintech?

Shares of LX 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 LexinFintech's stock price today?

One share of LX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.64.

How big of a company is LexinFintech?

LexinFintech has a market capitalization of $1.36 billion and generates $857.97 million in revenue each year. The company earns $36.94 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.22 on an earnings per share basis. LexinFintech employs 2,518 workers across the globe.

What is LexinFintech's official website?

The official website for LexinFintech is http://www.fenqile.com.


MarketBeat Community Rating for LexinFintech (NASDAQ LX)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  83 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  121 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  204
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about LexinFintech and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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