NYSE:LPT - Liberty Property Trust Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $44.44 -0.25 (-0.56 %) (As of 07/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$44.69Today's Range$44.21 - $44.6852-Week Range$37.77 - $45.40Volume645,800 shsAverage Volume949,151 shsMarket Capitalization$6.60 billionP/E Ratio17.18Dividend Yield3.58%Beta0.71 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart 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 superior industrial and office properties. Liberty's 101 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 SymbolNYSE:LPT CUSIP53117210 Webwww.libertyproperty.com Phone610-648-1700 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.86 Current Ratio1.65 Quick Ratio1.65 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio17.18 Forward P/E Ratio17.09 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$719.78 million Price / Sales9.12 Cash Flow$3.0418 per share Price / Cash14.61 Book Value$21.36 per share Price / Book2.08 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.59 Net Income$282.34 million Net Margins49.95% Return on Equity8.55% Return on Assets4.23% Miscellaneous Employees295 Outstanding Shares147,790,000Market Cap$6,604.65 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 Thursday, June 14th. Stockholders of record on Monday, July 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.40 per share on Sunday, July 15th. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.60%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 29th. 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 initiated a stock buyback plan on Wednesday, October 4th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $250,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are often 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) released its earnings results on Tuesday, April, 24th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.95 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.62 by $0.33. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $190.20 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $145.62 million. Liberty Property Trust had a return on equity of 8.55% and a net margin of 49.95%. The business's revenue was up 14.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.60 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, 24th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Liberty Property Trust. What guidance has Liberty Property Trust issued on next quarter's earnings? Liberty Property Trust updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, April, 24th. 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. What price target have analysts set for LPT? 6 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Liberty Property Trust's stock. Their predictions range from $41.00 to $45.00. On average, they anticipate Liberty Property Trust's share price to reach $43.20 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.8%. View Analyst Ratings 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 4 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." Are investors shorting Liberty Property Trust? Liberty Property Trust saw a drop in short interest in the month of June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 959,686 shares, a drop of 45.8% from the June 15th total of 1,769,131 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,056,103 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.9 days. Currently, 0.7% of the company's shares are short sold. View Liberty Property Trust's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Liberty Property Trust's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Liberty Property Trust include AvalonBay Communities (AVB), DIGITAL Rlty Tr/SH SH (DLR), Equity Residential (EQR), Welltower (WELL), UNIBAIL-RODAMCO/ADR (UNRDY), Ventas (VTR), GGP (GGP), Boston Properties (BXP), SBA Communications (SBAC), Essex Property Trust (ESS), Host Hotels and Resorts (HST), Realty Income (O), Vornado Realty Trust (VNO), Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE) and Gecina (GECFF). 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) Has Liberty Property Trust been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about LPT stock have trended somewhat positive on Monday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Liberty Property Trust earned a daily sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern's scale. They also gave news headlines about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 45.84 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. Who are Liberty Property Trust's major shareholders? Liberty Property Trust's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.11%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.11%), Garland Capital Management Inc. (0.07%), Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB (0.06%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.06%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.05%). 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 major investors are selling Liberty Property Trust stock? LPT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Garland Capital Management Inc., Fisher Asset Management LLC and Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund. Company insiders that have sold Liberty Property Trust company stock in the last year include David L Lingerfelt, Frederick F Buchholz and M Leanne Lachman. 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 Manning & Napier Group LLC, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Bank of Montreal Can, Clinton Group Inc., Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB, Kempner Capital Management Inc., Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank and IFM Investors Pty Ltd. 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 $44.44. How big of a company is Liberty Property Trust? Liberty Property Trust has a market capitalization of $6.60 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. How can I contact Liberty Property Trust? Liberty Property Trust's mailing address is 500 CHESTERFIELD PARKWAY, MALVERN PA, 19355. 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: 2.0 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 182 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 269 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 451MarketBeat'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 7/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What does earnings per share mean?