BMO Capital Markets Downgrades Liberty Property Trust to Market Perform (LPT)
Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) was downgraded by research analysts at BMO Capital Markets from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a report released on Friday, TheFlyOnTheWall.com reports.
Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Analysts at TheStreet downgraded shares of Liberty Property Trust to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday. Separately, analysts at Oppenheimer downgraded shares of Liberty Property Trust from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a research note on Friday, July 25th. They now have a $42.00 price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Wells Fargo & Co. downgraded shares of Liberty Property Trust from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 23rd. Seven equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $40.30.
Shares of Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) opened at 35.54 on Friday. Liberty Property Trust has a 52-week low of $31.96 and a 52-week high of $40.17. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $36.24 and its 200-day moving average is $37.18. The company has a market cap of $5.263 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 26.01.
Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) last released its earnings data on Tuesday, July 22nd. The company reported $0.59 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the analysts’ consensus estimate of $0.61 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $193.00 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $200.15 million. Liberty Property Trust’s revenue was up 27.8% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts predict that Liberty Property Trust will post $2.44 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) is a self-administered and self-managed Maryland real estate investment trust (REIT).
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