Liberty Global plc (LBTYA)


Societe Generale initiated Liberty Global plc - Class A Ordinary Shares (NASDAQ:LBTYA) rating on Tuesday, December 6. The rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs on Friday, September 16 with "Buy".

The following firms have also recently changed their position in LBTYA. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Liberty Global PLC from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $33.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, June 20th.

06/16/2017 - UBS began new coverage on Liberty Global plc giving the company a "neutral" rating. FMR LLC raised its position in Liberty Global PLC by 28.6% in the first quarter. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the stock. Liberty Global PLC now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $39.85.

Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LILA) opened at 26.99 on Friday. The company had a trading volume of 360,399 shares. The firm has a market cap of $34.14 billion, a PE ratio of 37.38 and a beta of 1.67. Liberty Global PLC has a one year low of $19.10 and a one year high of $30.13. $42.33's average target is 24.61% above currents $33.97 stock price.

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The stock increased 1.30% or $0.44 during the last trading session, reaching $34.26. The total value of its holdings decreased 100.0%. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this link. It is positive, as 53 investors sold EOG shares while 306 reduced holdings. Insiders have purchased 1,610,000 shares of company stock valued at $37,412,081 in the last ninety days. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 59.95% of the company's stock. The stock is performing 35.25% year to date.

William Duhamel increased its stake in Liberty Global Plc (LBTYA) by 134.47% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Macquarie reissued a "buy" rating and set a $29.00 target price on shares of Liberty Global PLC in a research report on Monday, May 8th. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 119,565 shares of the company's stock valued at $4,190,000 after buying an additional 23,557 shares during the last quarter. The firm owned 90,725 shares of the company's stock after buying an additional 9,575 shares during the period. Blackrock Inc acquired 78,433 shares as Liberty Global Plc (LBTYK)'s stock declined 17.26%.

03/06/2017 - Liberty Global plc had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Citigroup. The Company provides video, broadband Internet, fixed-line telephony and mobile services primarily in Europe, Chile, Puerto Rico and internationally.