Liberty Global plc [NASDAQ: LBTYK] traded at a low on 11/01/23, posting a -2.95 loss after which it closed the day’ session at $16.46. The company report on October 31, 2023 at 4:01 PM that Liberty Global Reports Q3 2023 Results.
Improved fixed revenue performance following price rises; return to positive U.K. broadband net adds and continued postpaid momentum.
Successfully completed the acquisition of 100% of Telenet; shares fully delisted mid-October.
The results of the trading session contributed to over 3732843 shares changing hands. Over the past one week, the price volatility of Liberty Global plc stands at 2.71% while the volatility over the past one month is 2.51%.
The market cap for LBTYK stock reached $6.98 billion, with 274.44 million shares outstanding and 218.83 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 2.16M shares, LBTYK reached a trading volume of 3732843 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about Liberty Global plc [LBTYK]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for LBTYK shares is $26.04 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on LBTYK stock is a recommendation set at 1.73. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Pivotal Research Group have made an estimate for Liberty Global plc shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on December 17, 2019.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Liberty Global plc is set at 0.48, with the Price to Sales ratio for LBTYK stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.94. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 0.32, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 7.77. Price to Free Cash Flow for LBTYK in the course of the last twelve months was 3.78 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 1.45.
How has LBTYK stock performed recently?
Liberty Global plc [LBTYK] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -1.56. With this latest performance, LBTYK shares dropped by -6.85% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -15.50% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -6.80% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for LBTYK stock in for the last two-week period is set at 34.19, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 31.79, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 36.51 for Liberty Global plc [LBTYK]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 18.40, while it was recorded at 16.67 for the last single week of trading, and 19.30 for the last 200 days.
Liberty Global plc [LBTYK]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Liberty Global plc [LBTYK] shares currently have an operating margin of +3.14 and a Gross Margin at +25.72. Liberty Global plc’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +8.23.
Return on Total Capital for LBTYK is now 0.57, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 1.51. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 2.45, with Return on Assets sitting at 1.32. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Liberty Global plc [LBTYK] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 69.33. Additionally, LBTYK Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 40.94, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 36.26. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 65.11, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 38.46.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Liberty Global plc [LBTYK] managed to generate an average of $58,634 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 7.69 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.16.Liberty Global plc’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.45 and a Current Ratio set at 1.45.
Insider trade positions for Liberty Global plc [LBTYK]
The top three institutional holders of LBTYK stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 1.3 billion shares, which is approximately 8.2579%. BLACKROCK INC., holding 1.04 billion shares of the stock with an approximate value of $201.66 billion in LBTYK stocks shares; and BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY INC, currently with $177.59 billion in LBTYK stock with ownership which is approximately 5.7994%.