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

$51.08
+0.08 (+0.16 %)
(As of 07/18/2019 08:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
$50.63
Now: $51.08
$51.31
50-Day Range
$47.14
MA: $49.99
$51.73
52-Week Range
$39.82
Now: $51.08
$51.91
Volume736,700 shs
Average Volume685,085 shs
Market Capitalization$7.57 billion
P/E Ratio18.61
Dividend Yield3.22%
Beta0.77
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$2.2542 per share
Book Value$22.98 per share

Profitability

Net Income$479.61 million

Miscellaneous

Employees271
Market Cap$7.57 billion
Next Earnings Date7/30/2019 (Confirmed)
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 declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, June 14th. Stockholders of record on Monday, July 1st will be given a dividend of $0.41 per share on Monday, July 15th. This represents a $1.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.21%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend 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 approved a stock repurchase plan on Wednesday, October 4th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $250,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are often a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Liberty Property Trust's earnings last quarter?

Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, April, 30th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.62 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.02. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $156.89 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $126.10 million. Liberty Property Trust had a net margin of 57.53% and a return on equity of 4.61%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 7.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $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 30th 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 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?

5 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Liberty Property Trust's shares. Their forecasts range from $42.00 to $49.00. On average, they anticipate Liberty Property Trust's share price to reach $45.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 10.7%. 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?

News coverage about LPT stock has trended negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news 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 media sentiment score of -2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Liberty Property Trust.

Are investors shorting Liberty Property Trust?

Liberty Property Trust saw a increase in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 2,440,400 shares, an increase of 122.5% from the May 30th total of 1,096,900 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 744,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.3 days. Currently, 1.7% 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?

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 Stag Industrial (STAG), Macquarie Infrastructure (MIC), WP Carey (WPC), Intel (INTC), American Tower (AMT), Alibaba Group (BABA), Baxter International (BAX), Bank of Hawaii (BOH), Caterpillar (CAT) and CVS Health (CVS).

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 investors include Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.27%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.23%), Real Estate Management Services LLC (0.09%), Beach Investment Counsel Inc. PA (0.07%), Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.06%) and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.05%). 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 institutional investors are selling Liberty Property Trust stock?

LPT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB, Real Estate Management Services LLC, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Presima Inc., Beach Investment Counsel Inc. PA, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Unigestion Holding SA and IFM Investors Pty 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 institutional investors are buying Liberty Property Trust stock?

LPT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Retirement Systems of Alabama, Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund, Exane Derivatives, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Eii Capital Management Inc., Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, First Hawaiian Bank and Gateway Investment Advisers 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 $51.08.

How big of a company is Liberty Property Trust?

Liberty Property Trust has a market capitalization of $7.57 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:  250 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  333 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  583
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 7/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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