Liberty Property Trust Company Profile (NYSE:LPT)

About Liberty Property Trust

Liberty Property Trust logoLiberty Property Trust is a real estate investment trust. The Company's operations are primarily conducted by its subsidiary, Liberty Property Limited Partnership. Its segments include Carolinas; Chicago/Milwaukee; Houston, Lehigh/Central PA; Minnesota; Orlando; Philadelphia; Richmond/Hampton Roads; Southeastern PA; South Florida; Tampa; United Kingdom, and Other, which includes Arizona, Atlanta, Cincinnati/Columbus/Indianapolis, Dallas, Maryland, New Jersey, Northern Virginia, Southern California, Washington D.C. and other segments. The Company provides leasing, property management, development and other tenant-related. The Company's industrial properties consist of a range of warehouse, distribution, service, assembly, light manufacturing, and research and development facilities. Its office properties consist of metro-office buildings and multi-story and single-story office buildings located principally in suburban mixed-use developments or office parks.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: REIT - Office
  • Sub-Industry: Diversified REITs
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: LPT
  • CUSIP: 53117210
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $39.66
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $39.31
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $39.59
  • 52-Week Range: $146,993,000.00 - $28.63
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.32
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 34.79
  • P/E Growth: 7.33
  • Market Cap: $5.83B
  • Outstanding Shares: 146,993,000
  • Beta: 0.89
  • Net Margins: 47.78%
  • Return on Equity: 12.02%
  • Return on Assets: 5.53%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.83%
  • Current Ratio: 2.05%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.46%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 6 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.11)
Consensus Price Target: $41.80 (5.40% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/13/2017Capital One Financial Corp.DowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$40.00View Rating Details
1/6/2017Mitsubishi UFJ Financial GroupDowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$50.00 -> $46.00View Rating Details
12/14/2016Sandler O'NeillDowngradeHold -> SellView Rating Details
12/13/2016Wells Fargo & CoUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
10/26/2016Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold -> Buy$40.00 -> $44.00View Rating Details
9/6/2016Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual -> Equal Weight$38.00View Rating Details
8/25/2016BTIG ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details
7/7/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$34.00 -> $41.00View Rating Details
4/28/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
2/11/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
1/12/2016Cowen and CompanyDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$36.00 -> $33.00View Rating Details
1/7/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.Lower Price Target$40.00 -> $35.00View Rating Details
12/14/2015Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Initiated CoverageNeutral$32.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/7/2017Q416$0.41$0.41$181.74 million$179.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2016Q316$0.66$0.66$188.30 million$190.86 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/26/2016Q216$0.64$0.68$191.42 million$186.65 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/26/2016Q116$0.61$0.62$195.65 million$190.14 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2016Q415$0.64$0.65$197.60 million$199.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q315$0.65$0.67$201.11 million$198.97 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2015Q215$0.65$0.67$202.10 million$203.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/21/2015Q115$0.62$0.70$203.70 million$206.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2015Q414$0.65$0.67$201.92 million$203.69 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/21/2014Q314$0.62$0.64$201.10 million$198.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2014Q214$0.61$0.59$200.15 million$193.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2014Q114$0.59$0.58$198.00 million$197.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q413$0.63$0.63$202.85 million$192.43 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2013Q313$0.63$0.57$184.95 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2013Q213$0.66$0.66$175.13 million$178.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2013Q113$0.63$0.65$175.93 million$176.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2013$0.63$0.63$174.37 million$176.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2012$0.63$0.64ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2012$0.63$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2012$0.62$0.68ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2012$0.63$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.07 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.14 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.61$0.63$0.62
Q2 20166$0.62$0.66$0.64
Q3 20164$0.65$0.67$0.66
Q4 20164$0.40$0.42$0.41
Q1 20173$0.56$0.59$0.58
Q2 20173$0.60$0.63$0.61
Q3 20173$0.62$0.64$0.63
Q4 20173$0.61$0.66$0.63
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT)
Annual Dividend:$1.90
Dividend Yield:4.79%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:78.19% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
177.57% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
166.67% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:2 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 97.52%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/18/2014Robert FenzaCOOSell10,000$36.30$363,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014William HankowskyCEOSell7,000$35.54$248,780.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2013Michael HaganCIOSell9,600$33.17$318,432.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2013William P HankowskyCEOSell3,000$37.15$111,450.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Thomas C Deloach JrDirectorSell10,000$44.16$441,600.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2012Michael T HaganCIOSell10,500$37.00$388,500.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT)
DateHeadline logoBullish Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - LPT (NYSE:LPT) - February 23 at 6:13 AM logoLiberty Property Trust (LPT) Lowers Quarterly Dividend 15.8% to $0.40; 4.1% Yield (NYSE:LPT) - February 18 at 9:48 AM logo4:05 pm Liberty Prop lowers quarterly cash dividend to $0.40 per share, down from prior $0.475 per share (NYSE:LPT) - February 17 at 6:26 PM logoLiberty Property Trust Announces First Quarter 2017 Dividend (NYSE:LPT) - February 17 at 5:00 PM logoLiberty Property Trust : Leases 327,124 Square Feet of Industrial Space (NYSE:LPT) - February 14 at 7:51 PM logoLiberty Property (LPT) to Grow on Solid Industrial Market (NYSE:LPT) - February 13 at 10:36 AM
News IconHot Stock for Investors: Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) (NYSE:LPT) - February 10 at 12:22 AM logoLIBERTY PROPERTY TRUST Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure, F (NYSE:LPT) - February 9 at 12:08 AM logoLiberty Property Trust FFO in-line, misses on revenue (NYSE:LPT) - February 8 at 7:07 PM
News IconLiberty Property Trust (LPT): What does the future look like? (NYSE:LPT) - February 8 at 7:07 PM logoLiberty (LPT) Stock Down on Revenue Decline in Q4 Earnings (NYSE:LPT) - February 8 at 7:07 PM logoEdited Transcript of LPT earnings conference call or presentation 7-Feb-17 5:00pm GMT (NYSE:LPT) - February 8 at 12:41 AM logoQ4 2016 Liberty Property Trust Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NYSE:LPT) - February 7 at 7:40 PM logoLiberty Property Trust Announces 2016 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results (NYSE:LPT) - February 7 at 7:40 PM logo7:42 am Liberty Prop reports FFO in-line, misses on revs (NYSE:LPT) - February 7 at 7:40 PM logoLiberty Property reports 4Q results (NYSE:LPT) - February 7 at 7:40 PM logoLiberty Property Trust Earnings Call scheduled for 12:00 pm ET today (NYSE:LPT) - February 7 at 7:40 PM logoREITs to Watch for Earnings on Feb 7: CPT, DEI, LPT, HIW (NYSE:LPT) - February 6 at 10:08 AM logoSecret Sanctuary: New Comcast tower has residential condos (NYSE:LPT) - February 3 at 7:01 PM logoLiberty Property Trust Becomes Oversold (NYSE:LPT) - January 31 at 12:05 AM logoLPT Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level (NYSE:LPT) - January 28 at 4:23 AM
News IconStarwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD) Earns 3 Analysts Hold Rating (NYSE:LPT) - January 20 at 7:06 PM logoLiberty Property Trust : Signs First Two Leases at New Liberty Logistics Center II in Phoenix (NYSE:LPT) - January 19 at 8:12 PM logoBuilding that housed 450-employee Rock Hill lab company now sits empty (NYSE:LPT) - January 19 at 8:12 PM logoLiberty Property Trust Hosts Fourth Quarter 2016 Results Conference Call (NYSE:LPT) - January 18 at 6:50 PM logoLiberty Property Trust -- Moody's affirms Liberty Property LP senior unsecured rating at Baa1; stable outlook (NYSE:LPT) - January 17 at 6:42 PM logoLiberty Property Trust Announces Tax Treatment of 2016 Distributions (NYSE:LPT) - January 12 at 6:52 PM logoAnalyst Downgrades – Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) Stock Gets Downgraded By Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group from Overweight to Neutral (NYSE:LPT) - January 8 at 1:49 AM
News IconTarget Price Review on Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) (NYSE:LPT) - January 6 at 7:02 PM
News IconNext Weeks Broker Price Targets For Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) (NYSE:LPT) - January 2 at 6:16 PM
News IconBB&T Securities LLC Holds Stake in Liberty Property Trust (LPT) (NYSE:LPT) - December 31 at 11:14 PM
News IconEssex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ESS) Valuation According To Analysts (NYSE:LPT) - December 30 at 4:25 AM logoLiberty Property Trust : Announces Plans to Redevelop a Five-Acre Industrial Site Near O'Hare International Airport (NYSE:LPT) - December 20 at 12:02 PM logoLiberty Property Trust Announces Plans to Redevelop a Five-Acre Industrial Site Near O'Hare International Airport (NYSE:LPT) - December 20 at 12:02 PM
News IconThe Liberty Property Trust (LPT) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance (NYSE:LPT) - December 15 at 7:00 PM logoLiberty Property Trust Reaches Analyst Target Price (NYSE:LPT) - December 15 at 7:00 PM logoLiberty Prop downgraded by Sandler O'Neill (NYSE:LPT) - December 15 at 6:15 AM
News IconLiberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) Reviewed By Analysts (NYSE:LPT) - December 15 at 12:01 AM logoAnalyst Downgrades – Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) Stock Gets Downgraded By Sandler O’Neill from Sell to (NYSE:LPT) - December 14 at 7:00 PM logoLiberty Property Gives 2017 FFO View, Dividend Cut Likely (NYSE:LPT) - December 14 at 7:00 PM logoLiberty Property Trust lower after signaling dividend cut; Sandler O'Neill downgrades (NYSE:LPT) - December 14 at 11:03 AM logoLiberty Property Trust Conference Call to Discuss 2017 Expectations scheduled for 10:00 am ET today (NYSE:LPT) - December 13 at 6:47 PM logoDividend cut coming at Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) - December 13 at 9:49 AM logoLiberty Property Trust Projects Market and Platform-Driven Growth in 2017 (NYSE:LPT) - December 13 at 9:49 AM
News IconThe Nuveen Asset Management LLC Sold shares of Liberty Property Trust (LPT) (NYSE:LPT) - December 10 at 5:50 PM
News IconAre Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) Shares Headed Higher? (NYSE:LPT) - December 10 at 5:50 PM logoLiberty Property Trust (LPT) Declares $0.475 Quarterly Dividend; 4.7% Yield (NYSE:LPT) - December 8 at 11:54 PM logoLiberty Property Trust Announces Fourth Quarter 2016 Dividend (NYSE:LPT) - December 8 at 6:54 PM
News IconIs Liberty Property Trust (LPT) A Good Stock To Buy? (NYSE:LPT) - December 6 at 12:39 AM logoLiberty Property Trust Commences Development of “The Camden Waterfront” (NYSE:LPT) - December 5 at 6:32 PM


What is Liberty Property Trust's stock symbol?

Liberty Property Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LPT."

How often does Liberty Property Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Liberty Property Trust?

Liberty Property Trust announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 21st. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.40 per share on Saturday, April 15th. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.03%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 29th.

Where is Liberty Property Trust's stock going? Where will Liberty Property Trust's stock price be in 2017?

9 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Liberty Property Trust's stock. Their predictions range from $38.00 to $46.00. On average, they anticipate Liberty Property Trust's stock price to reach $41.80 in the next year.

When will Liberty Property Trust announce their earnings?

Liberty Property Trust is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April, 24th 2017.

Who owns Liberty Property Trust stock?

Liberty Property Trust's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (5.81%), FMR LLC (2.16%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.35%), Credit Agricole S A (0.96%), Janus Capital Management LLC (0.43%) and Asset Management One Co. Ltd. (0.43%).

Who sold Liberty Property Trust stock? Who is selling Liberty Property Trust stock?

Liberty Property Trust's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Eii Capital Management Inc., Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., Martingale Asset Management L P, Prudential PLC, Federated Investors Inc. PA and Rafferty Asset Management LLC.

Who bought Liberty Property Trust stock? Who is buying Liberty Property Trust stock?

Liberty Property Trust's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Asset Management One Co. Ltd., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Janus Capital Management LLC, A.R.T. Advisors LLC, State Street Corp, Flinton Capital Management LLC and Credit Agricole S A.

How do I buy Liberty Property Trust stock?

Shares of Liberty Property Trust 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 Liberty Property Trust stock cost?

One share of Liberty Property Trust stock can currently be purchased for approximately $39.66.

Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) Chart for Monday, February, 27, 2017

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Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by Staff