Liberty Property Trust Company Profile (NYSE:LPT)

About Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT)

Liberty Property Trust logoLiberty Property Trust (the Trust) is a self-administered and self-managed Maryland real estate investment trust (REIT). The Trust's assets are owned directly or indirectly, and substantially all of the Trust's operations are conducted directly or indirectly, by its subsidiary, Liberty Property Limited Partnership (the Operating Partnership). The Company's segments include Carolinas/Richmond; Chicago/Milwaukee; Florida; Houston; Lehigh/Central PA; Minnesota; Philadelphia; Southeastern PA; United Kingdom, and Other, which includes Arizona; Atlanta; Cincinnati/Columbus/Indianapolis; Dallas; DC Metro; New Jersey; Southern California, and other. The Company owns and operates industrial properties nationally and owns and operates office properties in a focused group of office markets. Additionally, the Company owns certain assets in the United Kingdom. As of December 31, 2016, the Company owned and operated 450 industrial and 55 office properties totaling 86.0 million square feet.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Commercial REITs
  • Sub-Industry: Diversified REITs
  • Symbol: NYSE:LPT
  • CUSIP: 53117210
  • Web: www.libertyproperty.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $6.26245 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 147,317,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $42.09
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $40.97
  • 52 Week Range: $36.22 - $43.70
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.18
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.19
  • P/E Growth: 6.94
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $728.41 million
  • Price / Sales: 8.58
  • Book Value: $20.38 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.08
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.60
  • Dividend Yield: 3.8%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $406.11 million
  • Net Margins: 47.24%
  • Return on Equity: 11.37%
  • Return on Assets: 5.51%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.89%
  • Current Ratio: 2.15%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.15%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 634,444 shs.
  • Beta: 0.88
  • Short Ratio: 2.34
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT)

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, September 8th. Stockholders of record on Monday, October 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.40 per share on Sunday, October 15th. This represents a $1.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.77%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 29th. View Liberty Property Trust's Dividend History.

How were Liberty Property Trust's earnings last quarter?

Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 25th. The company reported $0.65 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.62 by $0.03. The business earned $183.13 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $175.60 million. Liberty Property Trust had a return on equity of 11.37% and a net margin of 47.24%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 1.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.68 EPS. View Liberty Property Trust's Earnings History.

When will Liberty Property Trust make its next earnings announcement?

Liberty Property Trust is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October, 24th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Liberty Property Trust.

Where is Liberty Property Trust's stock going? Where will Liberty Property Trust's stock price be in 2017?

7 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Liberty Property Trust's shares. Their predictions range from $40.00 to $46.00. On average, they anticipate Liberty Property Trust's share price to reach $42.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Liberty Property Trust.

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:

  • William P. Hankowsky, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Christopher J. Papa, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Michael T. Hagan, Executive Vice President, Chief Investment Officer
  • Herman C. Fala, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Antonio F. Fernandez, Director
  • Frederick F. Buchholz, Independent Trustee
  • Thomas C. DeLoach Jr., Independent Trustee
  • Katherine Elizabeth Dietze, Independent Trustee
  • Daniel P. Garton, Independent Trustee

Who owns Liberty Property Trust stock?

Liberty Property Trust's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (15.99%), BlackRock Inc. (12.83%), State Street Corp (5.78%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.54%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (2.51%) and Royal Bank of Canada (2.26%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Liberty Property Trust.

Who sold Liberty Property Trust stock? Who is selling Liberty Property Trust stock?

Liberty Property Trust's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cbre Clarion Securities LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, BlackRock Inc., FMR LLC, Capital Fund Management S.A., Clinton Group Inc. and KBC Group NV. View Insider Buying and Selling for Liberty Property Trust.

Who bought Liberty Property Trust stock? Who is buying Liberty Property Trust stock?

Liberty Property Trust's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Balyasny Asset Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Systematic Financial Management LP, Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., Janus Henderson Group PLC, Royal Bank of Canada and Northern Trust Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Liberty Property Trust.

How do I buy Liberty Property Trust stock?

Shares of Liberty Property Trust can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages 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 Liberty Property Trust stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.43.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE LPT)
Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  114 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  190 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  304
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Liberty Property Trust and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 3 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.29)
Consensus Price Target: $42.50 (0.16% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/25/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldLowView Rating Details
7/6/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$44.00LowView Rating Details
3/30/2017Mitsubishi UFJ Financial GroupReiterated RatingOverweightLowView Rating Details
3/22/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$40.00LowView Rating Details
2/13/2017Capital One Financial CorporationDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$40.00N/AView Rating Details
12/14/2016Sandler O'NeillDowngradeHold -> SellN/AView Rating Details
12/13/2016Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
9/6/2016Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual -> Equal Weight$38.00N/AView Rating Details
8/25/2016BTIG ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutralN/AView Rating Details
7/7/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$34.00 -> $41.00N/AView Rating Details
2/11/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
1/12/2016Cowen and CompanyDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$36.00 -> $33.00N/AView Rating Details
1/7/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.Lower Price Target$40.00 -> $35.00N/AView Rating Details
12/14/2015Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Initiated CoverageNeutral$32.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT)
Earnings by Quarter for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT)
Earnings History by Quarter for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE LPT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/23/2017$0.34N/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2017Q2 2017$0.62$0.65$175.60 million$183.13 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2017Q1 2017$0.58$0.60$177.25 million$175.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2017Q416$0.41$0.41$181.74 million$179.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2016Q316$0.66$0.66$188.30 million$190.86 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/26/2016Q216$0.64$0.68$191.42 million$186.65 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/26/2016Q116$0.61$0.62$195.65 million$190.14 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2016Q415$0.64$0.65$197.60 million$199.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q315$0.65$0.67$201.11 million$198.97 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2015Q215$0.65$0.67$202.10 million$203.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/21/2015Q115$0.62$0.70$203.70 million$206.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2015Q414$0.65$0.67$201.92 million$203.69 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/21/2014Q314$0.62$0.64$201.10 million$198.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2014Q214$0.61$0.59$200.15 million$193.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2014Q114$0.59$0.58$198.00 million$197.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q413$0.63$0.63$202.85 million$192.43 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2013Q313$0.63$0.57$184.95 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2013Q213$0.66$0.66$175.13 million$178.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2013Q113$0.63$0.65$175.93 million$176.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2013$0.63$0.63$174.37 million$176.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2012$0.63$0.64ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2012$0.63$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2012$0.62$0.68ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2012$0.63$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.45
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.59
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$0.56$0.61$0.59
Q2 20174$0.60$0.65$0.62
Q3 20174$0.61$0.66$0.63
Q4 20174$0.56$0.66$0.62
Q1 20182$0.61$0.62$0.62
Q2 20182$0.64$0.66$0.65
Q3 20182$0.66$0.67$0.67
Q4 20182$0.65$0.66$0.66
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT)
Next Dividend:10/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.60
Dividend Yield:3.77%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:68.38% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
63.49% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
61.07% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:2 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT)

Dividend History by Quarter for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE LPT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/8/2017quarterly$0.403.74%9/29/201710/2/201710/15/2017
5/25/2017quarterly$0.403.86%6/29/20177/3/20177/15/2017
2/21/2017quarterly$0.404.08%3/29/20173/31/20174/15/2017
12/9/2016quarterly$0.484.69%12/29/20161/3/20171/16/2017
9/16/2016quarterly$0.484.88%9/29/201610/3/201610/17/2016
6/16/2016quarterly$0.484.95%6/29/20167/1/20167/15/2016
3/16/2016quarterly$0.485.93%3/30/20164/1/20164/15/2016
12/15/2015quarterly$0.485.97%12/30/20151/4/20161/15/2016
9/14/2015quarterly$0.486.16%9/29/201510/1/201510/15/2015
6/15/2015quarterly$0.485.7%6/29/20157/1/20157/15/2015
3/13/2015quarterly$0.485.5%3/30/20154/1/20154/15/2015
12/15/2014quarterly$0.485.32%12/30/20141/2/20151/15/2015
9/15/2014quarterly$0.485.36%9/29/201410/1/201410/15/2014
6/13/2014quarterly$0.485.06%6/27/20147/1/20147/15/2014
3/13/2014quarterly$0.485.18%3/28/20144/1/20144/15/2014
12/13/2013quarterly$0.485.76%12/30/20131/2/20141/15/2014
9/16/2013quarterly$0.485.09%9/27/201310/1/201310/15/2013
6/14/2013quarterly$0.485%6/27/20137/1/20137/15/2013
3/13/2013quarterly$0.484.77%3/27/20134/1/20134/15/2013
12/14/2012quarterly$0.485.45%12/28/20121/2/20131/15/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 91.65%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/27/2017Fredric J TomczykDirectorBuy5,000$38.85$194,250.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Robert FenzaCOOSell10,000$36.30$363,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014William HankowskyCEOSell7,000$35.54$248,780.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2013Michael HaganCIOSell9,600$33.17$318,432.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2013William P HankowskyCEOSell3,000$37.15$111,450.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Thomas C Deloach JrDirectorSell10,000$44.16$441,600.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2012Michael T HaganCIOSell10,500$37.00$388,500.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT)
Latest Headlines for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberty Property Trust (LPT) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.63 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 21 at 6:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSunTrust Banks Weighs in on Liberty Property Trust's Q3 2017 Earnings (LPT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 20 at 6:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberty Property Trust (LPT) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 20 at 6:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberty Property Trust (LPT) Expected to Post FY2018 Earnings of $2.61 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 10:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing Kilroy Realty Corporation (KRC) and Liberty Property Trust (LPT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 8:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberty Property Trust (LPT) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 18 at 12:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberty Property Trust (LPT) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Hold"
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 1:04 PM
streetinsider.com logoLiberty Property Trust (LPT) Declares $0.40 Quarterly Dividend; 3.7% Yield
www.streetinsider.com - September 9 at 5:43 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberty Property Trust (LPT) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.40
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 8 at 6:16 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoLiberty Property Trust Announces Third Quarter 2017 Dividend
feeds.benzinga.com - September 7 at 6:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Lowers Liberty Property Trust (LPT) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 12:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberty Property Trust (LPT) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $167.37 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 5:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Liberty Property Trust (LPT) to Post $0.62 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 2:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLiberty Property Trust Provides Update on Houston Operation
finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 2:50 AM
nasdaq.com logoLiberty's (LPT) Tenant Signs Renewal and Expansion Lease
www.nasdaq.com - August 30 at 6:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLiberty's (LPT) Tenant Signs Renewal and Expansion Lease
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 6:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberty Property Trust (LPT) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 28 at 1:12 PM
bizjournals.com logoCameron's Coffee expanding warehouse facility in Shakopee
www.bizjournals.com - August 27 at 7:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberty Property Trust (LPT) Given "Hold" Rating at KeyCorp
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 27 at 11:16 AM
seekingalpha.com logoLiberty Property Trust: Mixed Bag For Investors
seekingalpha.com - August 27 at 12:45 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberty Property Trust (LPT) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 26 at 6:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo5 Reasons to Add Liberty Property (LPT) to Your Portfolio
finance.yahoo.com - August 25 at 8:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo5 Reasons to Add Liberty Property (LPT) to Your Portfolio
finance.yahoo.com - August 25 at 8:05 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberty Property Trust (LPT) Upgraded to Buy by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 24 at 1:07 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberty Property Trust (LPT) vs. Equity One (EQY) Head to Head Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 2:10 AM
nasdaq.com logoApril 2018 Options Now Available For Liberty Property Trust (LPT)
www.nasdaq.com - August 21 at 7:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberty Property Trust (LPT) Downgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 21 at 1:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPrologis (PLD) Gains Full Ownership in Brazil Portfolio
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 6:31 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberty Property Trust (LPT) Upgraded to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 16 at 1:23 PM
bizjournals.com logoLiberty Property adds to holdings near Comcast's headquarters
www.bizjournals.com - August 16 at 5:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.62 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 15 at 2:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Liberty Property Trust.
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 1:08 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLiberty (LPT) to Build Industrial Building for Intralox
finance.yahoo.com - August 7 at 3:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLamar Advertising (LAMR) Acquires Steen Outdoor's Assets
finance.yahoo.com - August 7 at 3:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2017 EPS Estimates for Liberty Property Trust Boosted by KeyCorp (NYSE:LPT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 2 at 10:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 1 at 9:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Anticipate Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $167.37 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 29 at 7:21 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.63 Earnings Per Share Expected for Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 10:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of LPT earnings conference call or presentation 25-Jul-17 5:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 4:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLiberty (LPT) Q2 FFO and Revenues Beat, Fall Y/Y, Stock Down
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 4:01 AM
seekingalpha.com logoLiberty Property Trust's (LPT) CEO William. Hankowsky on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - July 25 at 11:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLiberty Property Trust Announces Second Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 11:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: Liberty Property Trust to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 11:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLiberty Property reports 2Q results
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 11:05 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberty Property Trust (LPT) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 9:59 AM
zacks.com logoWhy Earnings Season Could Be Great for Liberty (LPT)
www.zacks.com - July 22 at 6:10 AM
bizjournals.com logoLiberty Property Trust sells apartment development site in Boca Raton office park
www.bizjournals.com - July 21 at 1:47 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhat to Expect from Crown Castle (CCI) this Earnings Season?
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 5:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTerreno (TRNO) Buys Industrial Property in Newark for $13.2M
finance.yahoo.com - July 8 at 12:19 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberty Property Trust (LPT) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 7 at 8:08 AM

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