Liberty Global (LBTYA) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Monday

Liberty Global (NASDAQ:LBTYA) is scheduled to be issuing its quarterly earnings data after the market closes on Monday, August 3rd. Individual interested in listening to the company’s earnings conference call can do so using this link.

Liberty Global (NASDAQ:LBTYA) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, May 6th. The company reported $1.50 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.23) by $1.73. The business had revenue of $2.88 billion during the quarter. Liberty Global had a net margin of 107.92% and a negative return on equity of 2.41%. On average, analysts expect Liberty Global to post $-1 EPS for the current fiscal year and $0 EPS for the next fiscal year.

Shares of Liberty Global stock opened at $23.41 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.82, a quick ratio of 1.20 and a current ratio of 1.20. The stock has a market capitalization of $14.18 billion, a PE ratio of 1.35 and a beta of 1.25. Liberty Global has a 52-week low of $15.23 and a 52-week high of $28.48. The company has a 50-day simple moving average of $22.62 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $20.53.

In other Liberty Global news, EVP Bryan H. Hall sold 10,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, June 8th. The stock was sold at an average price of $23.04, for a total value of $230,400.00. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now owns 212,555 shares in the company, valued at approximately $4,897,267.20. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. Also, Director Miranda Curtis sold 5,873 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, May 11th. The shares were sold at an average price of $21.19, for a total value of $124,448.87. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 132,423 shares in the company, valued at $2,806,043.37. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 22,722 shares of company stock valued at $501,377 over the last 90 days. 8.14% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

Several research analysts have issued reports on the stock. HSBC raised shares of Liberty Global from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $28.00 target price for the company in a report on Tuesday, May 12th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Liberty Global from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $24.00 target price for the company. in a report on Monday, June 8th. Bank of America lifted their price target on shares of Liberty Global from $26.70 to $30.30 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, May 21st. TheStreet upgraded shares of Liberty Global from a “d” rating to a “c-” rating in a research note on Tuesday, May 12th. Finally, ValuEngine upgraded shares of Liberty Global from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, April 15th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $27.69.

Liberty Global Company Profile

Liberty Global plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides video, broadband Internet, fixed-line telephony, mobile, and other communications services to residential customers and businesses in Europe. It offers video services, including digital video programming and audio services starting with a basic video service, video-on-demand, electronic programming guide, various premium channel packages, digital video recorders, various mobile applications, and set-top boxes.

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