LG Display Co Company Profile (NYSE:LPL)

About LG Display Co (LPL)

LG Display Co logoLG Display Co., Ltd. manufactures thin-film transistor liquid crystal display, organic light emitting diode and other display panel technologies. The Company manufactures display panels in a range of sizes and specifications primarily for use in televisions, notebook computers, desktop monitors, tablet computers and various other applications, including mobile devices. The Company supplies ultra-high definition television panels. It also manufactures display panels for industrial and other applications, including entertainment systems, automotive displays, portable navigation devices and medical diagnostic equipment. It operates fabrication facilities, which include separately designated sets of fabrication production lines housed in certain facilities, located in its Display Clusters in Gumi and Paju, Korea and in Guangzhou China, and approximately four separately designated sets of fabrication production lines housed in certain facilities.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Diversified Electronics
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: LPL
  • CUSIP: N/A
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $12.85
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $13.11
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $12.78
  • 52-Week Range: $9.84 - $14.36
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.54
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 6.95
  • P/E Growth: 0.80
  • Market Cap: $9.20B
  • Outstanding Shares: 715,631,000
  • Beta: 0.75
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 0.38%
  • Return on Equity: 0.69%
  • Return on Assets: 0.38%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 1.27%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.95%

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for LG Display Co (NYSE:LPL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Sell Ratings, 1 Hold Rating, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.88)
Consensus Price Target: $13.59 (5.76% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for LG Display Co (NYSE:LPL)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/27/2017CLSADowngradeOutperform -> UnderperformLowView Rating Details
3/3/2017Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeMarket Perform -> UnderperformN/AView Rating Details
2/6/2017Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight -> UnderweightN/AView Rating Details
1/3/2017NomuraUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
12/7/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated RatingSellN/AView Rating Details
10/26/2016Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
7/19/2016Bank of America CorpUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
6/21/2016Barclays PLCInitiated CoverageOverweight$14.00N/AView Rating Details
4/15/2016MacquarieDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformN/AView Rating Details
3/21/2016Cowen and CompanyBoost Price Target$11.20 -> $12.90N/AView Rating Details
3/17/2016Drexel HamiltonReiterated RatingHold$9.00N/AView Rating Details
7/24/2015Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingHold$13.00 -> $11.00N/AView Rating Details
7/23/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
6/18/2015Credit Suisse Group AGUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 4/28/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for LG Display Co (NYSE:LPL)
Earnings by Quarter for LG Display Co (NYSE:LPL)
Earnings History by Quarter for LG Display Co (NYSE:LPL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/17/2015Q2 2015$0.67$0.42$6.63 billion$6.04 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2015Q4 2014$0.58$0.53$6.84 billion$8.34 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/22/2014Q3 2014$0.44$0.47$6.50 billion$6.21 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/14/2014Q2 2014$0.17$0.35$5.88 billion$5.80 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/16/2014Q1 2014($0.04)($0.10)$5.65 billion$5.03 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for LG Display Co (NYSE:LPL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.76 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.85 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for LG Display Co (NYSE:LPL)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for LG Display Co (NYSE:LPL)
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Headlines

Headline Trends for LG Display Co (NYSE:LPL)
Latest Headlines for LG Display Co (NYSE:LPL)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoCLSA Lowers LG Display Co Ltd. (LPL) to Underperform
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 12:30 PM
seekingalpha.com logoLG Display Co., Ltd. 2017 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - April 26 at 11:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLG Display Co (LPL) Receiving Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Report Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 7:00 PM
reuters.com logoLG Display says Q1 operating profit rose to 1 trln won
www.reuters.com - April 26 at 6:57 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Anticipate LG Display Co Ltd. (LPL) Will Announce Earnings of $0.54 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 5:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLG Display Co (LPL) Getting Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 7:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLG Display Co (LPL) Earning Positive Media Coverage, Study Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 12:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLG Display Co Ltd. (LPL) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 10:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLG Display Co (LPL) Receives Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.25
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 16 at 1:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLG Display Co Ltd. (LPL) Upgraded to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 7:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLG Display Co (LPL) Given Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.35
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 4:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGoogle offers at least $880 million to LG display for OLED investment: Electronic Times
finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 10:39 AM
prnewswire.com logoLG Display to Showcase Latest OLED Lighting Products at Euroluce 2017 in Milan - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - April 4 at 8:48 AM
cnbc.com logoIf buying a Samsung smartphone makes you nervous, here’s the best alternative
www.cnbc.com - March 29 at 6:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLG Display Co Ltd. (LPL) Downgraded to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 1:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLG Display Co Ltd. (LPL) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 12:52 PM
blogs.barrons.com logoCorning Slips: OLED Transition May Be Tough, Says Goldman
blogs.barrons.com - March 14 at 5:31 PM
nasdaq.com logoAnalysts Forecast 11% Gains Ahead For The Holdings of ADRA
www.nasdaq.com - March 9 at 6:07 PM
fool.com logo3 Tech Stocks to Buy in March
www.fool.com - March 9 at 8:57 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoLG Display downgraded by Bernstein
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 3 at 6:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLG Display downgraded by Morgan Stanley
finance.yahoo.com - February 6 at 6:28 PM
blogs.barrons.com logoTime To Sell LG Display: LCD Pricing Is Peaking, Says Morgan Stanley
blogs.barrons.com - February 5 at 11:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMarket Has Not Yet Noticed Potential in LG Display (LPL); Have You?
finance.yahoo.com - January 31 at 7:12 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoLG Electronics Inc. -- Moody's: LG Electronics' 4Q 2016 results are credit negative; rating unaffected
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 27 at 1:10 AM
News IconLG Display says 2016 profit $1.1 billion, down 19 percent on year
www.businessinsider.com - January 25 at 7:45 PM
thestreet.com logoLG Sees Losses Widen by Almost Double on Weak Smartphones Sales
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 25 at 7:45 PM
capitalcube.com logoLG Display Co., Ltd. :LPL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : January 25, 2017
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 25 at 7:45 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoAsian markets mixed; Dollar index hovers at 100 handle
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 23 at 11:41 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoLG Display reports record fourth quarter profit of $778 million
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 23 at 6:39 PM
thestreet.com logoSamsung Expected to Report Profit Jump Despite Galaxy Note 7 Woes
www.thestreet.com - January 5 at 7:44 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoLG Display in talks to supply LCD TV panels to Samsung Elec
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 5 at 12:12 AM
marketwatch.com logoAt CES 2017, Ambarella shows what to expect from drones in 2018
www.marketwatch.com - January 4 at 7:10 PM

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Frequently Asked Questions for LG Display Co (NYSE:LPL)

What is LG Display Co's stock symbol?

LG Display Co trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LPL."

How were LG Display Co's earnings last quarter?

LG Display Co Ltd. (NYSE:LPL) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, August, 17th. The company reported $0.42 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.67 by $0.25. The company earned $6.04 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $6.63 billion. LG Display Co had a net margin of 0.38% and a return on equity of 0.69%.

Where is LG Display Co's stock going? Where will LG Display Co's stock price be in 2017?

8 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for LG Display Co's stock. Their forecasts range from $13.18 to $14.00. On average, they anticipate LG Display Co's share price to reach $13.59 in the next year.

Who owns LG Display Co stock?

LG Display Co's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.45%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.05%), Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. (0.03%), Boston Advisors LLC (0.01%), Profund Advisors LLC (0.01%) and Nationwide Fund Advisors (0.01%).

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LG Display Co's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC and Capstone Asset Management Co..

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LG Display Co's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Wetherby Asset Management Inc., Profund Advisors LLC and Nationwide Fund Advisors.

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Shares of LG Display Co can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of LG Display Co stock cost?

One share of LG Display Co stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.85.

LG Display Co (LPL) Chart for Friday, April, 28, 2017

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