NYSE:LPT - Liberty Property Trust Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$44.20 -0.24 (-0.54 %)
(As of 07/17/2018 01:13 PM ET)
Previous Close$44.50
Today's Range$44.20 - $44.57
52-Week Range$37.77 - $45.40
Volume20,335 shs
Average Volume860,911 shs
Market Capitalization$6.60 billion
P/E Ratio17.17
Dividend Yield3.58%
Beta0.71
Liberty Property Trust logoLiberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) 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 industrial and office properties. Liberty's 101 million square foot operating portfolio provides productive work environments for 1,200 tenants.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryDiversified REITs
SectorFinance
SymbolNYSE:LPT
CUSIP53117210
Phone610-648-1700

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.86
Current Ratio1.65
Quick Ratio1.65

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio17.17
Forward P/E Ratio17.00
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$719.78 million
Price / Sales9.08
Cash Flow$3.0253 per share
Price / Cash14.61
Book Value$21.36 per share
Price / Book2.07

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.59
Net Income$282.34 million
Net Margins49.95%
Return on Equity8.55%
Return on Assets4.23%

Miscellaneous

Employees295
Outstanding Shares147,790,000
Market Cap$6,604.65

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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 Thursday, June 14th. Investors of record on Monday, July 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.40 per share on Sunday, July 15th. This represents a $1.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.62%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, June 29th. View Liberty Property Trust's Dividend History.

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

Liberty Property Trust declared that its board has approved a share buyback plan 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 reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are generally 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) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April, 24th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.95 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.62 by $0.33. The real estate investment trust earned $190.20 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $145.62 million. Liberty Property Trust had a net margin of 49.95% and a return on equity of 8.55%. The company's revenue was up 14.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.60 earnings per share. 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, 24th 2018. 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 FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, April, 24th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.55-$2.65 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.58.

What price target have analysts set for LPT?

6 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Liberty Property Trust's stock. Their forecasts range from $41.00 to $45.00. On average, they expect Liberty Property Trust's stock price to reach $43.20 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.3%. View Analyst Ratings for Liberty Property Trust.

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

6 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 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

Are investors shorting Liberty Property Trust?

Liberty Property Trust saw a drop in short interest in June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 959,686 shares, a drop of 45.8% from the June 15th total of 1,769,131 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,056,103 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.9 days. Approximately 0.7% 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?

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 67)
  • Mr. Christopher J. Papa CPA, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 52)
  • Mr. Michael T. Hagan CPA, Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 60)
  • Mr. Herman C. Fala, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 68)
  • Ms. Mary Beth Morrissey, Chief Accounting Officer & Sr. VP (Age 57)

Has Liberty Property Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about LPT stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Liberty Property Trust earned a media sentiment score of 0.11 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 45.76 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are Liberty Property Trust's major shareholders?

Liberty Property Trust's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.11%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.11%), Garland Capital Management Inc. (0.07%), Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB (0.06%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.06%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.05%). Company insiders that own Liberty Property Trust stock include David L Lingerfelt, Frederick F Buchholz, Fredric J Tomczyk and M Leanne Lachman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Liberty Property Trust.

Which institutional investors are selling Liberty Property Trust stock?

LPT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Garland Capital Management Inc., Fisher Asset Management LLC and Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund. Company insiders that have sold Liberty Property Trust company stock in the last year include David L Lingerfelt, Frederick F Buchholz and M Leanne Lachman. View Insider Buying and Selling for Liberty Property Trust.

Which institutional investors are buying Liberty Property Trust stock?

LPT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Manning & Napier Group LLC, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Bank of Montreal Can, Clinton Group Inc., Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB, Kempner Capital Management Inc., Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank and IFM Investors Pty Ltd. 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 $44.20.

How big of a company is Liberty Property Trust?

Liberty Property Trust has a market capitalization of $6.60 billion and generates $719.78 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $282.34 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.59 on an earnings per share basis. Liberty Property Trust employs 295 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Liberty Property Trust?

Liberty Property Trust's mailing address is 500 CHESTERFIELD PARKWAY, MALVERN PA, 19355. 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:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  183 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  269 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  452
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Liberty Property Trust and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LPT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LPT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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