Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:LGF)

About Lions Gate Entertainment Corp.

Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. logoLions Gate Entertainment Corp. is engaged in motion picture production and distribution, television programming and syndication, home entertainment, digital distribution, channel platforms and international distribution and sales. The Company operates through two segments: Motion Pictures and Television Production. The Company's Motion Pictures segment consists of the development and production of feature films, acquisition of North American and global distribution rights, North American theatrical, home entertainment and television distribution of feature films produced and acquired, and global licensing of distribution rights to feature films produced and acquired. The Company's Television Production segment consists of the development, production and global distribution of television productions, including television series, television movies and mini-series and non-fiction programming.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Movie Production, Theaters
  • Sub-Industry: Movies & Entertainment
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: LGF
  • CUSIP: 53591920
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $21.12
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $20.51
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $20.96
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 297.46
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 30.61
  • P/E Growth: 1.44
  • Market Cap: $3.12B
  • Outstanding Shares: 147,655,000
  • Beta: 1.17
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (NYSE:LGF) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 14 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.74)
Consensus Price Target: $29.65 (40.37% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (NYSE:LGF)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/25/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$34.00View Rating Details
8/22/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/18/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$34.00View Rating Details
8/9/2016Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
8/8/2016FBR & CoLower Price TargetOutperform$32.00 -> $30.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$23.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingNeutral -> Hold$23.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details
8/3/2016WunderlichLower Price TargetBuy$32.00 -> $28.00View Rating Details
7/26/2016Pacific CrestReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/13/2016Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$34.00 -> $22.00View Rating Details
7/5/2016KeyCorpReiterated RatingOverweight$27.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details
6/30/2016S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/7/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingBuy$30.00View Rating Details
6/1/2016MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperform$25.00 -> $27.00View Rating Details
4/11/2016Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingOutperform$30.00 -> $28.00View Rating Details
3/21/2016Cowen and CompanyLower Price TargetMarket Perform$22.00View Rating Details
3/21/2016Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
2/26/2016Topeka Capital MarketsLower Price TargetBuy$42.00 -> $41.00View Rating Details
9/25/2015JBL AdvisorsInitiated CoverageOutperform$48.00View Rating Details
9/15/2014Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageBuy$41.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/26/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (NYSE:LGF)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/4/2016Q1($0.17)$0.19$494.34 million$553.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/25/2016Q416($0.02)$0.27$743.00 million$791.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2016Q316$0.49$0.45$804.87 million$670.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2015Q2$0.03($0.28)$491.00 million$476.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q1$0.07$0.26$429.75 million$408.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/21/2015Q415$0.32$0.41$646.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q3$0.62$0.79$778.71 million$751.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q215$0.11$0.24$518.70 million$552.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q115$0.17$0.30$488.61 million$449.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/29/2014Q414$0.40$0.42$843.36 million$721.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2014Q314$0.44$0.63$836.28 million$839.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2013Q214($0.08)$0.19$528.85 million$498.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q1 2014$0.09$0.18$521.53 million$569.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/30/2013Q4 2013$0.45$0.66$753.02 million$785.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2013Q3 2013$0.20$0.27$707.02 million$743.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q213$0.10$0.56$621.76 million$707.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2012$0.21($0.33)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/30/2012$0.27($0.17)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2012$0.12($0.01)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2011($0.19)($0.18)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2011($0.06)$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/31/2011$0.18$0.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2011($0.02)($0.04)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (NYSE:LGF)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.46 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.69 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20169$0.08$0.47$0.28
Q2 20167$0.43$0.66$0.55
Q3 20167$0.03$0.29$0.18
Q4 20165($0.06)$0.59$0.29
Q1 20173($0.21)($0.16)($0.19)
Q2 20174($0.16)$0.04($0.03)
Q3 20174$0.33$0.41$0.36
Q4 20173$0.22$0.32$0.27
Q1 20182($0.02)$0.25$0.12
Q2 20182($0.08)$0.16$0.04
Q3 20182$0.27$0.35$0.31
Q4 20182$0.32$0.50$0.41
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (NYSE:LGF)
Annual Dividend:$0.36
Dividend Yield:1.70%
Payout Ratio:600.10% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
78.26% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
52.17% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (NYSE:LGF)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (NYSE:LGF)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/9/2016Gordon CrawfordDirectorBuy50,000$21.70$1,085,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2015Scott PatersonDirectorSell40,000$37.50$1,500,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2015Steve BeeksCOOSell20,000$36.97$739,400.00View SEC Filing  
7/20/2015Steve BeeksCOOSell20,000$37.67$753,400.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2015Mark H Md RacheskyDirectorSell1,050,850$31.60$33,206,860.00View SEC Filing  
4/24/2015Steve BeeksCOOSell20,000$32.02$640,400.00View SEC Filing  
4/17/2015Gordon CrawfordDirectorBuy35,000$31.23$1,093,050.00View SEC Filing  
4/13/2015Mark H Md RacheskyDirectorSell10,000,000$31.60$316,000,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/2/2015Jon FeltheimerCEOSell250,000$33.54$8,385,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/30/2015Jon FeltheimerCEOSell250,000$28.78$7,195,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2015Wayne LevinGeneral CounselSell12,500$31.25$390,625.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2014Hardwick SimmonsDirectorSell7,882$32.97$259,869.54View SEC Filing  
12/10/2014Hardwick SimmonsDirectorSell7,822$33.23$259,925.06View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Brian GoldsmithCOOSell25,000$33.02$825,500.00View SEC Filing  
10/8/2014Steve BeeksCOOSell20,000$32.01$640,200.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014Brian GoldsmithCOOSell25,000$32.08$802,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014Jon FeltheimerCEOSell250,000$32.08$8,020,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014Wayne LevinGeneral CounselSell12,500$32.08$401,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2014Steve BeeksCOOSell50,000$32.04$1,602,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2014Wayne LevinGeneral CounselSell109$31.78$3,464.02View SEC Filing  
9/22/2014Steve BeeksCOOSell49,890$32.04$1,598,475.60View SEC Filing  
9/22/2014Wayne LevinGeneral CounselSell49,891$32.04$1,598,507.64View SEC Filing  
9/19/2014Jon FeltheimerCEOSell250,000$33.59$8,397,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2014Jon FeltheimerCEOSell37,000$33.60$1,243,200.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2014Jon FeltheimerCEOSell92,652$33.56$3,109,401.12View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013Steve BeeksCOOSell42,647$34.20$1,458,527.40View SEC Filing  
8/7/2013Steve BeeksCOOSell57,353$34.01$1,950,575.53View SEC Filing  
7/26/2013Steve BeeksCOOSell242,146$31.81$7,702,664.26View SEC Filing  
7/24/2013Steve BeeksCOOSell332,854$31.79$10,581,428.66View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (NYSE:LGF)
DateHeadline logoFormer Dreamworks Shareholders Might Look To Lions Gate Shares As A Replacement Position - Benzinga (NYSE:LGF) - August 26 at 8:55 AM logoTrade bets on blockbuster in Lions Gate (NYSE:LGF) - August 24 at 5:46 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. : August 24, 2016 (NYSE:LGF) - August 24 at 5:46 PM logoFormer Dreamworks Shareholders Might Look To Lions Gate Shares As A Replacement Position (NYSE:LGF) - August 24 at 5:17 PM logoLions Gate Entertainment Falls 1.68% on Heavy Volume: Watch For Potential Rebound (NYSE:LGF) - August 22 at 5:57 PM logoHow to make money on the next 'Orange Is the New Black' (NYSE:LGF) - August 22 at 5:57 PM
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