NYSE:LAC - Lithium Americas Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $3.67 -0.11 (-2.91 %) (As of 05/20/2019 01:32 AM ET)Previous Close$3.67Today's Range$3.57 - $3.7752-Week Range$2.75 - $6.61Volume112,129 shsAverage Volume185,472 shsMarket Capitalization$325.68 millionP/E RatioN/ADividend YieldN/ABeta1.96 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Lithium Americas Corp. operates as a resource company in the United States. The company explores for lithium deposits. It primarily holds interests in the Cauchari-Olaroz Project located in Jujuy province of Argentina; and owns a 100% interest in the Thacker Pass lithium project located in Nevada. The company also manufactures and sells organoclay products that are used in complex oil and gas drilling and other applications. The company was formerly known as Western Lithium USA Corporation and changed its name to Lithium Americas Corp. in March 2016. Lithium Americas Corp. was incorporated in 2007 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada. Receive LAC News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for LAC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Metal mining Sub-IndustryN/A SectorBasic Materials Current SymbolNYSE:LAC Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIKN/A Webwww.lithiumamericas.com Phone778-656-5820Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.70 Current Ratio10.38 Quick Ratio13.48Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$4.84 million Price / Sales67.29 Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book Value$0.90 per share Price / Book4.08Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.26) Net Income$-28,270,000.00 Net Margins-560.33% Return on Equity-26.10% Return on Assets-20.25%Miscellaneous Employees448 Outstanding Shares88,740,000Market Cap$325.68 million Next Earnings Date8/13/2019 (Estimated) OptionableNot Optionable Lithium Americas (NYSE:LAC) Frequently Asked Questions What is Lithium Americas' stock symbol? Lithium Americas trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LAC." How were Lithium Americas' earnings last quarter? Lithium Americas Corp (NYSE:LAC) released its earnings results on Monday, April, 1st. The company reported ($0.05) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of ($0.05). The company earned $1.47 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.10 million. Lithium Americas had a negative return on equity of 26.10% and a negative net margin of 560.33%. View Lithium Americas' Earnings History. When is Lithium Americas' next earnings date? Lithium Americas is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 13th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Lithium Americas. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Lithium Americas? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lithium Americas in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Lithium Americas. Has Lithium Americas been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about LAC stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Lithium Americas earned a media sentiment score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Lithium Americas' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Lithium Americas include Nexa Resources (NEXA), North American Palladium (PALDF), Mountain Province Diamonds (MPVD), Fission Uranium (FCUUF), Amerigo Resources (ARREF), Rubicon Minerals (RBYCF), Opiant Pharmaceuticals (OPNT), Pacific Booker Minerals (PBMLF), Wealth Minerals (WMLLF), Alderon Iron Ore (AXXDF), Atlatsa Resources (ATLRF), Santa Fe Gold (SFEG), US Gold (USAU), Jaguar Mining (JAGGF) and Quantum Materials (QTMM). What other stocks do shareholders of Lithium Americas own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Lithium Americas investors own include Intel (INTC), Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (SQM), Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA), Netflix (NFLX), Tesla (TSLA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Crispr Therapeutics (CRSP), IQIYI (IQ) and Sangamo Therapeutics (SGMO). Who are Lithium Americas' key executives? Lithium Americas' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. William Thomas Hodgson MBA, CEO & Director (Age 66)Mr. John Anthony Kanellitsas MBA, B.S., Exec. Vice Chairman (Age 57)Mr. Jonathan D. Evans, Pres & COO (Age 48)Mr. Eduard K. Epshtein CA, Chief Financial Officer (Age 44)Mr. Gabriel Marcelo Rubacha, Pres of South American Operations & Director (Age 53) Who are Lithium Americas' major shareholders? Lithium Americas' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Morgan Stanley (1.48%), Ibex Investors LLC (0.24%), Virtu Financial LLC (0.07%), HighTower Advisors LLC (0.02%), Apollon Wealth Management LLC (0.01%) and Toronto Dominion Bank (0.01%). Which major investors are selling Lithium Americas stock? LAC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ibex Investors LLC. Which major investors are buying Lithium Americas stock? LAC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Virtu Financial LLC, Morgan Stanley, HighTower Advisors LLC, Apollon Wealth Management LLC and Toronto Dominion Bank. How do I buy shares of Lithium Americas? Shares of LAC 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 Lithium Americas' stock price today? One share of LAC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.67. How big of a company is Lithium Americas? Lithium Americas has a market capitalization of $325.68 million and generates $4.84 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-28,270,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.26) on an earnings per share basis. Lithium Americas employs 448 workers across the globe. What is Lithium Americas' official website? The official website for Lithium Americas is http://www.lithiumamericas.com. How can I contact Lithium Americas? Lithium Americas' mailing address is SUITE 1100 - 355 BURRARD STREET, VANCOUVER A1, V6C 2G8. The company can be reached via phone at 778-656-5820 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Lithium Americas (NYSE LAC)Community Ranking: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 77 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 92 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 169MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Lithium Americas and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LAC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LAC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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