NYSE:LPT - Liberty Property Trust Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $46.22 +0.78 (+1.72 %) (As of 12/13/2018 03:02 PM ET)Previous Close$45.44Today's Range$45.61 - $46.4452-Week Range$37.77 - $46.91Volume60,365 shsAverage Volume1.06 million shsMarket Capitalization$6.86 billionP/E Ratio17.88Dividend Yield3.45%Beta0.63 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. 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 Webwww.libertyproperty.com Phone610-648-1700 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.94 Current Ratio1.54 Quick Ratio1.54 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio17.88 Forward P/E Ratio17.51 P/E Growth2.92 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$719.78 million Price / Sales9.49 Cash Flow$3.0488 per share Price / Cash Flow15.16 Book Value$21.36 per share Price / Book2.16 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.59 Net Income$282.34 million Net Margins59.89% Return on Equity6.68% Return on Assets3.28% Miscellaneous Employees295 Outstanding Shares147,820,000Market Cap$6.86 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, December 10th. Investors 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 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.45%. 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 repurchase program 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 buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are usually an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued. How were Liberty Property Trust's earnings last quarter? Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 23rd. The real estate investment trust reported $1.01 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.65 by $0.36. The real estate investment trust earned $121.51 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $119.79 million. Liberty Property Trust had a net margin of 59.89% and a return on equity of 6.68%. Liberty Property Trust's revenue was up 6.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.66 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, February 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Liberty Property Trust. What guidance has Liberty Property Trust issued on next quarter's earnings? Liberty Property Trust updated its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Tuesday, October, 23rd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) 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 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Liberty Property Trust's shares. Their predictions range from $41.00 to $47.00. On average, they expect Liberty Property Trust's share price to reach $44.6667 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.7%. 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 3 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Liberty Property Trust. Has Liberty Property Trust been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about LPT stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Liberty Property Trust earned a news impact score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company'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 Equity Residential (EQR), AvalonBay Communities (AVB), DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH (DLR), Ventas (VTR), Boston Properties (BXP), Realty Income (O), SBA Communications (SBAC), Weyerhaeuser (WY), Essex Property Trust (ESS), HCP (HCP), Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE), Host Hotels and Resorts (HST), Vornado Realty Trust (VNO), ANNALY CAP MGMT/SH (NLY) and Extra Space Storage (EXR). 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) 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 shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (14.69%), BlackRock Inc. (13.53%), Cohen & Steers Inc. (2.33%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.22%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.61%) and V3 Capital Management L.P. (1.57%). 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 Prudential Financial Inc., BlackRock Inc., Morgan Stanley, Panagora Asset Management Inc., Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Systematic Financial Management LP, Forsta AP Fonden and Real Estate Management Services LLC. Company insiders that have sold Liberty Property Trust company stock in the last year include 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cohen & Steers Inc., Land & Buildings Investment Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., V3 Capital Management L.P., Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Zimmer Partners LP, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. and Hsbc Holdings PLC. 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 $46.3950. How big of a company is Liberty Property Trust? Liberty Property Trust has a market capitalization of $6.86 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 218 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 301 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 519MarketBeat'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 12/13/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How Do You Make Money With Penny Stocks?