News coverage about Liberty Global (NASDAQ:LBTYK) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than 6,000 news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Liberty Global earned a news sentiment score of 1.33 on their scale. InfoTrie also assigned news stories about the company an news buzz score of 10 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next few days.
Separately, ValuEngine raised Liberty Global from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 2nd.
Shares of NASDAQ:LBTYK traded down $0.41 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $24.51. The company had a trading volume of 3,338,000 shares, compared to its average volume of 3,067,191. Liberty Global has a twelve month low of $22.56 and a twelve month high of $37.86. The company has a quick ratio of 0.36, a current ratio of 0.36 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 5.98.
Liberty Global (NASDAQ:LBTYK) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, August 8th. The company reported $0.80 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The company had revenue of $3.05 billion during the quarter. Liberty Global had a negative return on equity of 27.88% and a negative net margin of 11.46%.
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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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