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

$52.80
+0.70 (+1.34 %)
(As of 08/20/2019 08:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
$52.18
Now: $52.80
$52.82
50-Day Range
$49.98
MA: $51.61
$53.05
52-Week Range
$39.82
Now: $52.80
$53.39
Volume608,600 shs
Average Volume853,790 shs
Market Capitalization$7.84 billion
P/E Ratio19.08
Dividend Yield3.15%
Beta0.75
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$2.2808 per share
Book Value$22.98 per share

Profitability

Net Income$479.61 million

Miscellaneous

Employees271
Market Cap$7.84 billion
Next Earnings Date10/22/2019 (Estimated)
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 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.11%. 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 announced that its board has authorized a share buyback program 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. Stock buyback programs are typically a sign 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 (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.65 by $0.36. The real estate investment trust earned $121.51 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $119.79 million. Liberty Property Trust had a return on equity of 5.71% and a net margin of 70.77%. The firm's revenue was up 6.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $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, October 22nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Liberty Property Trust.

What price target have analysts set for LPT?

3 brokerages have issued 12-month 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 $45.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 13.8%. View Analyst Price Targets for Liberty Property Trust.

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

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Liberty Property Trust in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings 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?

Media headlines about LPT stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Liberty Property Trust earned a news sentiment score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely 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 in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,447,400 shares, an increase of 31.1% from the June 30th total of 1,866,500 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 803,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.0 days. Approximately 1.7% of the shares of the 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 variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (14.87%), BlackRock Inc. (13.47%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (3.47%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (3.25%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (3.25%) and Invesco Ltd. (3.23%). 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 Cohen & Steers Inc., Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, BlackRock Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN and Vanguard Group Inc.. 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Zimmer Partners LP, Long Pond Capital LP, Centersquare Investment Management LLC, Invesco Ltd., Commonwealth Bank of Australia and California Public Employees Retirement System. 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 $52.80.

How big of a company is Liberty Property Trust?

Liberty Property Trust has a market capitalization of $7.84 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:  253 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  338 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  591
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 8/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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