Liberty Interactive Corp (NASDAQ:QVCA)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by equities researchers at B. Riley in a report issued on Thursday.

QVCA has been the topic of a number of other research reports. BidaskClub downgraded Liberty Interactive Corp from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 11th. ValuEngine downgraded Liberty Interactive Corp from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, September 1st. FBR & Co increased their price target on Liberty Interactive Corp from $26.00 to $28.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research report on Friday, July 7th. Zacks Investment Research raised Liberty Interactive Corp from a “sell” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $25.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, October 10th. Finally, Citigroup Inc reduced their price target on Liberty Interactive Corp from $28.00 to $27.00 and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research report on Monday, August 14th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has issued a hold rating and eleven have assigned a buy rating to the company. Liberty Interactive Corp has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $28.89.

Shares of Liberty Interactive Corp (NASDAQ:QVCA) traded down $0.05 during trading hours on Thursday, reaching $22.45. The company had a trading volume of 2,930,000 shares, compared to its average volume of 3,620,000. The firm has a market capitalization of $14,990.00, a P/E ratio of 13.55, a P/E/G ratio of 1.52 and a beta of 1.32. Liberty Interactive Corp has a 1-year low of $17.24 and a 1-year high of $26.00. The company has a quick ratio of 0.76, a current ratio of 1.21 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.92.

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In other news, Director Mark C. Vadon sold 125,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, October 10th. The stock was sold at an average price of $22.12, for a total value of $2,765,000.00. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Also, Director Mark C. Vadon sold 762,121 shares of the stock in a transaction on Friday, August 18th. The shares were sold at an average price of $21.24, for a total value of $16,187,450.04. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 2,030,300 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $43,123,572. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 3,625,007 shares of company stock valued at $80,657,719 over the last 90 days. Corporate insiders own 10.68% of the company’s stock.

Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Advisor Group Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Liberty Interactive Corp by 24.8% in the 2nd quarter. Advisor Group Inc. now owns 13,575 shares of the company’s stock valued at $332,000 after acquiring an additional 2,694 shares during the last quarter. Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB lifted its stake in shares of Liberty Interactive Corp by 22.3% in the 2nd quarter. Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB now owns 97,948 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,404,000 after acquiring an additional 17,861 shares during the last quarter. Prudential Financial Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Liberty Interactive Corp by 52.0% in the 2nd quarter. Prudential Financial Inc. now owns 2,151,833 shares of the company’s stock valued at $52,806,000 after acquiring an additional 735,965 shares during the last quarter. Credit Suisse AG lifted its stake in shares of Liberty Interactive Corp by 3.4% in the 1st quarter. Credit Suisse AG now owns 680,299 shares of the company’s stock valued at $13,621,000 after acquiring an additional 22,155 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. lifted its stake in shares of Liberty Interactive Corp by 12.8% in the 1st quarter. Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. now owns 68,607 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,374,000 after acquiring an additional 7,797 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 90.02% of the company’s stock.

About Liberty Interactive Corp

Liberty Interactive Corporation owns interests in subsidiaries and other companies, which are primarily engaged in the video and online commerce industries. Through its subsidiaries and affiliates, the Company operates in North America, Europe and Asia. Its principal businesses and assets include its subsidiaries QVC, Inc (QVC), zulily, llc (zulily) and and Evite, Inc (Evite).

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