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QQQ   383.13
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DOW   34,580.08
QQQ   383.13
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DOW   34,580.08
QQQ   383.13
NYSE:LAZ

Lazard Stock Forecast, Price & News

$43.11
-0.89 (-2.02%)
(As of 12/3/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$42.72
$44.30
50-Day Range
$42.39
$52.97
52-Week Range
$38.68
$53.00
Volume
464,470 shs
Average Volume
425,746 shs
Market Capitalization
N/A
P/E Ratio
9.78
Dividend Yield
4.27%
Beta
1.53
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About Lazard

Lazard Ltd. is a financial advisory and asset management firm, which engages in the provision of crafting solutions to the clients, including corporations, governments, institutions, partnerships, and individuals. It operates through the Financial Advisory and Asset Management segments. The Financial Advisory segment offers corporate, partnership, institutional, government, sovereign, and individual clients, an array of financial advisory services regarding mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, capital structure, capital raising, and corporate preparedness. The Asset Management segment provides global investment solutions and investment management services. The company was founded by Alexandre Lazard, Lazare Lazard, and Simon Lazard in 1848 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Headlines

Koen Popleu and Monika Kumar Join Lazard Asset Management
December 1, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Lazard Enters Oversold Territory - Nasdaq
November 30, 2021 |  nasdaq.com
Lazard (LAZ) Forms Alliance With Independence Point Advisors
November 23, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Investment advice
Sub-Industry
Investment Banking & Brokerage
Sector
Finance
CUSIP
G5405010
Employees
3,100
Year Founded
1848

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.65 billion
Cash Flow
$7.41 per share
Book Value
$9.52 per share

Profitability

Net Income
$402.46 million
Pretax Margin
21.30%

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Free Float
N/A
Optionable
Optionable

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
10/29/2021
Ex-Dividend
11/05/2021
Dividend Payable
11/19/2021
Today
12/05/2021
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2021
Next Earnings (Estimated)
2/04/2022

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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

3.23 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 4.4Dividend Strength: 5.0Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -












Lazard (NYSE:LAZ) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Lazard a buy right now?

5 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lazard in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Lazard stock.
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How has Lazard's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Lazard's stock was trading at $29.62 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, LAZ stock has increased by 45.5% and is now trading at $43.11.
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When is Lazard's next earnings date?

Lazard is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, February 4th 2022.
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How were Lazard's earnings last quarter?

Lazard Ltd (NYSE:LAZ) posted its quarterly earnings data on Friday, October, 29th. The asset manager reported $0.98 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.95 by $0.03. The asset manager earned $702 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $711.97 million. Lazard had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 58.36% and a net margin of 16.07%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 23.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.67 EPS.
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How often does Lazard pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Lazard?

Lazard declared a quarterly dividend on Saturday, October 30th. Investors of record on Monday, November 8th will be given a dividend of $0.47 per share on Friday, November 19th. This represents a $1.88 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.36%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 5th.
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Is Lazard a good dividend stock?

Lazard pays an annual dividend of $1.88 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.27%. LAZ has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. Lazard has been increasing its dividend for 13 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Lazard is 42.63%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Lazard will have a dividend payout ratio of 38.68% next year. This indicates that Lazard will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for LAZ?

5 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Lazard's stock. Their forecasts range from $48.00 to $61.00. On average, they expect Lazard's share price to reach $53.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 22.9% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Lazard's key executives?

Lazard's management team includes the following people:
  • Kenneth Marc Jacobs, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
  • Alexander Franz Stern, President & Managing Director
  • Evan L. Russo, Chief Financial Officer
  • Clare Pickett, Senior Vice President
  • Scott D. Hoffman, Secretary & Chief Administrative Officer

What is Kenneth M. Jacobs' approval rating as Lazard's CEO?

96 employees have rated Lazard CEO Kenneth M. Jacobs on Glassdoor.com. Kenneth M. Jacobs has an approval rating of 98% among Lazard's employees. This puts Kenneth M. Jacobs in the top 20% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Lazard own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Lazard investors own include Bank of America (BAC), AT&T (T), AbbVie (ABBV), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Walt Disney (DIS), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Micron Technology (MU), CVS Health (CVS) and QUALCOMM (QCOM).

What is Lazard's stock symbol?

Lazard trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LAZ."

Who are Lazard's major shareholders?

Lazard's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (3.90%), Epoch Investment Partners Inc. (2.84%), Morgan Stanley (2.05%), RWC Asset Management LLP (2.02%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (1.57%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.45%). Company insiders that own Lazard stock include Alexander F Stern, Dominick Ragone and Scott D Hoffman.
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Which institutional investors are selling Lazard stock?

LAZ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Raymond James & Associates, Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, Barclays PLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Jennison Associates LLC, Citigroup Inc., and Natixis. Company insiders that have sold Lazard company stock in the last year include Alexander F Stern, Dominick Ragone, and Scott D Hoffman.
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Which institutional investors are buying Lazard stock?

LAZ stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Epoch Investment Partners Inc., Morgan Stanley, Fisher Asset Management LLC, MARSHALL WACE ASIA Ltd, LSV Asset Management, SG Americas Securities LLC, Bank of Nova Scotia, and Marshall Wace LLP.
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How do I buy shares of Lazard?

Shares of LAZ can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Lazard's stock price today?

One share of LAZ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $43.11.

How many employees does Lazard have?

Lazard employs 3,100 workers across the globe.

When was Lazard founded?

Lazard was founded in 1848.

What is Lazard's official website?

The official website for Lazard is www.lazard.com.

Where are Lazard's headquarters?

How can I contact Lazard?

Lazard's mailing address is CLARENDON HOUSE 2 CHURCH STREET, HAMILTON D0, HM II. The asset manager can be reached via phone at (212) 632-6000, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 441-292-4720.


This page was last updated on 12/5/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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