Invesco Ltd. grew its holdings in Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LBTYK) by 5.5% in the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 1,249,724 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 64,730 shares during the period. Invesco Ltd. owned about 0.20% of Liberty Global worth $19,630,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.
Several other large investors have also bought and sold shares of LBTYK. Bartlett & Co. LLC acquired a new position in shares of Liberty Global in the first quarter worth $77,000. Vident Investment Advisory LLC acquired a new position in shares of Liberty Global in the first quarter worth $131,000. Evoke Wealth LLC acquired a new position in shares of Liberty Global in the first quarter worth $159,000. Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. acquired a new position in shares of Liberty Global during the fourth quarter worth $161,000. Finally, Tudor Investment Corp Et Al acquired a new position in shares of Liberty Global during the first quarter worth $200,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 55.28% of the company’s stock.
Shares of NASDAQ:LBTYK opened at $21.48 on Wednesday. The company has a 50-day simple moving average of $21.51 and a 200-day simple moving average of $19.62. Liberty Global PLC has a one year low of $14.35 and a one year high of $27.84. The company has a quick ratio of 1.20, a current ratio of 1.20 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.82.
A number of equities analysts recently commented on LBTYK shares. TheStreet upgraded shares of Liberty Global from a “d” rating to a “c-” rating in a research note on Tuesday, May 12th. Pivotal Research reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $27.00 target price on shares of Liberty Global in a research note on Thursday, May 7th.
About Liberty Global
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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