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

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$44.28 +0.07 (+0.16 %)
(As of 01/18/2019 02:44 PM ET)
Previous Close$44.21
Today's Range$44.12 - $44.53
52-Week Range$37.77 - $46.91
Volume272,531 shs
Average Volume1.05 million shs
Market Capitalization$6.48 billion
P/E Ratio17.10
Dividend Yield3.65%
Beta0.64
Liberty 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 industrial and office properties. Liberty's 103.5 million square foot operating portfolio provides productive work environments for 1,200 tenants.

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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$719.78 million
Cash Flow$3.0922 per share
Book Value$21.36 per share

Profitability

Net Income$282.34 million

Miscellaneous

Employees295
Market Cap$6.48 billion
OptionableOptionable

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, December 10th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, January 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.40 per share on Tuesday, January 15th. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.60%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 31st. View Liberty Property Trust's Dividend History.

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

Liberty Property Trust announced that its board has approved a stock buyback plan on Wednesday, October 4th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $250,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase 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) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 23rd. The real estate investment trust reported $1.01 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.65 by $0.36. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $121.51 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $119.79 million. Liberty Property Trust had a return on equity of 6.68% and a net margin of 59.89%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 6.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.66 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, February 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Liberty Property Trust.

How can I listen to Liberty Property Trust's earnings call?

Liberty Property Trust will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, February 5th at 12:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8552777530.

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

Liberty Property Trust issued an update on its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Tuesday, October, 23rd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.64-2.66 for the period. Liberty Property Trust also updated its FY18 guidance to $2.07-2.09 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for LPT?

6 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Liberty Property Trust's shares. Their forecasts range from $42.00 to $47.00. On average, they expect Liberty Property Trust's stock price to reach $44.40 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.0%. View Analyst Price Targets 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 5 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?

News stories about LPT stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Liberty Property Trust earned a media sentiment score of 1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

Are investors shorting Liberty Property Trust?

Liberty Property Trust saw a increase in short interest in December. As of December 14th, there was short interest totalling 2,026,314 shares, an increase of 46.5% from the November 30th total of 1,383,089 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,769,690 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.1 days. Approximately 1.4% of the company's stock are sold short. 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 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, Chief Accounting Officer & Sr. VP (Age 58)

Who are Liberty Property Trust's major shareholders?

Liberty Property Trust's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.25%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.23%), Hill Winds Capital LP (0.13%), Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank (0.05%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.05%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.04%). Company insiders that own Liberty Property Trust stock include David L Lingerfelt, Frederick F Buchholz, Fredric J Tomczyk, M Leanne Lachman and Mary Beth Morrissey. 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 First Citizens Bank & Trust Co., Louisiana State Employees Retirement System and Oakbrook Investments LLC. Company insiders that have sold Liberty Property Trust company stock in the last year include Frederick F Buchholz, M Leanne Lachman and Mary Beth Morrissey. 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 Hill Winds Capital LP, Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Fox Run Management L.L.C., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Meeder Asset Management Inc. and Spirit of America Management Corp NY. 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 $44.41.

How big of a company is Liberty Property Trust?

Liberty Property Trust has a market capitalization of $6.48 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.

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:  220 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  307 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  527
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 1/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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