NYSE:LPT - Liberty Property Trust Stock Price, News, & Analysis

$50.65
+0.12 (+0.24 %)
(As of 06/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$50.11
Now: $50.65
$51.07
50-Day Range
$47.14
MA: $48.65
$50.43
52-Week Range
$39.82
Now: $50.65
$51.07
Volume703,484 shs
Average Volume812,402 shs
Market Capitalization$7.51 billion
P/E Ratio23.02
Dividend Yield3.25%
Beta0.76
Liberty Property Trust is a leader in commercial real estate, serving customers in the United States and United Kingdom, through the development, acquisition, ownership and management of superior logistics, warehouse, manufacturing, and R&D facilities in key markets. Liberty's 108 million square foot operating portfolio provides productive work environments to 1,200 tenants.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryDiversified REITs
SectorFinance
CUSIP53117210
Phone610-648-1700

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$704.89 million
Cash Flow$2.2693 per share
Book Value$22.98 per share

Profitability

Net Income$479.61 million

Miscellaneous

Employees271
Market Cap$7.51 billion
Next Earnings Date7/23/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) Frequently Asked Questions

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 Friday, June 14th. Investors of record on Monday, July 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.41 per share on Monday, July 15th. This represents a $1.64 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.24%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, June 28th. View Liberty Property Trust's Dividend History.

How will Liberty Property Trust's stock buyback program work?

Liberty Property Trust declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock buyback program on Wednesday, October 4th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $250,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are often an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Liberty Property Trust's earnings last quarter?

Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, April, 30th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.62 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.02. The real estate investment trust earned $156.89 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $126.10 million. Liberty Property Trust had a return on equity of 4.61% and a net margin of 57.53%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 7.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.65 EPS. View Liberty Property Trust's Earnings History.

When is Liberty Property Trust's next earnings date?

Liberty Property Trust is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Liberty Property Trust.

What guidance has Liberty Property Trust issued on next quarter's earnings?

Liberty Property Trust issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, April, 30th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.55-2.65 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.58. Liberty Property Trust also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $2.55-2.65 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for LPT?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Liberty Property Trust's stock. Their forecasts range from $42.00 to $49.00. On average, they anticipate Liberty Property Trust's stock price to reach $45.60 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 10.0%. View Analyst Price Targets for Liberty Property Trust.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Liberty Property Trust?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Liberty Property Trust in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Liberty Property Trust.

Has Liberty Property Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about LPT stock have been trending positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Liberty Property Trust earned a news impact score of 2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Liberty Property Trust.

Are investors shorting Liberty Property Trust?

Liberty Property Trust saw a decline in short interest in May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,170,500 shares, a decline of 17.3% from the April 15th total of 1,415,800 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 791,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.5 days. Approximately 0.8% of the company's stock are short sold. View Liberty Property Trust's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Liberty Property Trust's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Liberty Property Trust own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Liberty Property Trust investors own include United Parcel Service (UPS), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Intel (INTC), Baxter International (BAX), EOG Resources (EOG), HCP (HCP), Iron Mountain (IRM), Macquarie Infrastructure (MIC), American Tower (AMT) and Apache (APA).

Who are Liberty Property Trust's key executives?

Liberty Property Trust's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. William P. Hankowsky, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 68)
  • Mr. Christopher J. Papa CPA, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 53)
  • Mr. Michael T. Hagan CPA, Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 61)
  • Mr. Herman C. Fala, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 69)
  • Ms. Mary Beth Morrissey, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 58)

Who are Liberty Property Trust's major shareholders?

Liberty Property Trust's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (13.80%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.66%), Northern Trust Corp (1.64%), Centersquare Investment Management LLC (1.02%), Centersquare Investment Management LLC (1.01%) and Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.88%). Company insiders that own Liberty Property Trust stock include David L Lingerfelt, Frederick F Buchholz, M Leanne Lachman, Mary Beth Morrissey and Michael T Hagan. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Liberty Property Trust.

Which major investors are selling Liberty Property Trust stock?

LPT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Principal Financial Group Inc., Centersquare Investment Management LLC, Centersquare Investment Management LLC, Systematic Financial Management LP, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Citigroup Inc., Teacher Retirement System of Texas and Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD. Company insiders that have sold Liberty Property Trust company stock in the last year include David L Lingerfelt, Mary Beth Morrissey and Michael T Hagan. View Insider Buying and Selling for Liberty Property Trust.

Which major investors are buying Liberty Property Trust stock?

LPT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Commonwealth Bank of Australia, California Public Employees Retirement System, BLB&B Advisors LLC, Andra AP fonden, Janus Henderson Group PLC, FMR LLC, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. and SG Americas Securities LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Liberty Property Trust.

How do I buy shares of Liberty Property Trust?

Shares of LPT 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 Liberty Property Trust's stock price today?

One share of LPT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $50.65.

How big of a company is Liberty Property Trust?

Liberty Property Trust has a market capitalization of $7.51 billion and generates $704.89 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $479.61 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.20 on an earnings per share basis. Liberty Property Trust employs 271 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Liberty Property Trust.

What is Liberty Property Trust's official website?

The official website for Liberty Property Trust is http://www.libertyproperty.com/.

How can I contact Liberty Property Trust?

Liberty Property Trust's mailing address is 650 EAST SWEDESFORD ROAD, WAYNE PA, 19087. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 610-648-1700 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE LPT)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  243 (Thanks for Voting!)
Underperform Votes:  328 (Thanks for Voting!)
Total Votes:  571
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This page was last updated on 6/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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