NYSE:LPT - Liberty Property Trust Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $48.42 +0.04 (+0.08 %) (As of 05/26/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$48.42Today's Range$48.36 - $48.8552-Week Range$39.82 - $50.48Volume605,252 shsAverage Volume840,037 shsMarket Capitalization$7.18 billionP/E Ratio22.01Dividend Yield3.38%Beta0.77 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive LPT News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for LPT and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Real estate investment trusts Sub-IndustryDiversified REITs SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:LPT Previous SymbolNYSE:LRY CUSIP53117210 CIK921112 Webhttp://www.libertyproperty.com/ Phone610-648-1700Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.92 Current Ratio2.77 Quick Ratio2.77Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio22.01 Forward P/E Ratio18.77 P/E Growth3.14 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$704.89 million Price / Sales10.19 Cash Flow$2.2406 per share Price / Cash Flow21.61 Book Value$22.92 per share Price / Book2.11Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.20 Net Income$479.61 million Net Margins57.53% Return on Equity4.61% Return on Assets2.25%Miscellaneous Employees271 Outstanding Shares148,277,000Market Cap$7.18 billion Next Earnings Date7/23/2019 (Estimated) 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 22nd. Shareholders of record on Monday, April 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.41 per share on Monday, April 15th. This represents a $1.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.39%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 29th. This is an increase from Liberty Property Trust's previous quarterly dividend of $0.40. 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 approved a share repurchase plan on Wednesday, October 4th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $250,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are generally an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued. How were Liberty Property Trust's earnings last quarter? Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April, 30th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.62 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.02. The real estate investment trust earned $156.89 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations 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 revenue was up 7.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.65 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 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 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? 7 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for Liberty Property Trust's stock. Their predictions range from $42.00 to $49.00. On average, they expect Liberty Property Trust's share price to reach $45.1667 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.7%. View Analyst Price Targets for Liberty Property Trust. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Liberty Property Trust? 7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Liberty Property Trust in the last year. There are currently 6 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 negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring 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 positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Liberty Property Trust earned a daily sentiment score of -1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Liberty Property Trust's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Liberty Property Trust include AvalonBay Communities (AVB), Equity Residential (EQR), DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH (DLR), SBA Communications (SBAC), Ventas (VTR), Realty Income (O), Boston Properties (BXP), Essex Property Trust (ESS), Weyerhaeuser (WY), Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE), HCP (HCP), Host Hotels and Resorts (HST), WP Carey (WPC), Extra Space Storage (EXR) and ANNALY CAP MGMT/SH (NLY). 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), CVS Health (CVS), EOG Resources (EOG), HCP (HCP), Iron Mountain (IRM), Macquarie Infrastructure (MIC) and American Tower (AMT). 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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (13.80%), Zimmer Partners LP (1.69%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.66%), Northern Trust Corp (1.64%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.53%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.43%). 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, Morgan Stanley, Systematic Financial Management LP, Cbre Clarion Securities LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Renaissance Technologies LLC. 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Zimmer Partners LP, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, California Public Employees Retirement System, BLB&B Advisors LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, Andra AP fonden, Janus Henderson Group PLC and Goldman Sachs Group Inc.. 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 $48.42. How big of a company is Liberty Property Trust? Liberty Property Trust has a market capitalization of $7.18 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. 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 238 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 324 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 562MarketBeat'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 5/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: CD Ladder Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.