Published On: Wed, Oct 19th, 2016

Analyst Coverage: Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:LYV)


Recently stock market analysts have updated their consensus ratings on shares of Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:LYV).

Most recent broker ratings

10/06/2016 – Stephens began new coverage on Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. giving the company a “equal-weight” rating.

08/18/2016 – JP Morgan began new coverage on Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. giving the company a “overweight” rating. They now have a USD 34 price target on the stock.

05/04/2016 – Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. had its “overweight” rating reiterated by analysts at Albert Fried & Co. They now have a USD 34 price target on the stock.

05/04/2016 – Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. had its “outperform” rating reiterated by analysts at Macquarie. They now have a USD 31 price target on the stock.

05/02/2016 – Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. was upgraded to “buy” by analysts at Northcoast Research. They now have a USD 27 price target on the stock.

03/29/2016 – BTIG Research began new coverage on Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. giving the company a “neutral” rating.

01/13/2016 – Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Jefferies.

12/08/2015 – Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. had its “overweight” rating reiterated by analysts at Albert Fried & Company. They now have a USD 34 price target on the stock.

10/08/2015 – Citigroup began new coverage on Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. giving the company a “buy” rating. They now have a USD 30 price target on the stock.

09/18/2015 – Gabelli began new coverage on Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. giving the company a “buy” rating. They now have a USD 33 price target on the stock.

05/28/2015 – Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Maxim Group. They now have a USD 34 price target on the stock.

05/04/2015 – Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. was upgraded to “buy” by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus. They now have a USD 31 price target on the stock.

05/03/2015 – Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. was downgraded to “strong sell” by analysts at Zacks.

05/28/2014 – Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. was downgraded to “neutral” by analysts at Sterne Agee. They now have a USD 26.5 price target on the stock.

05/07/2014 – Evercore ISI began new coverage on Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. giving the company a “equal weight” rating. They now have a USD 25 price target on the stock.

Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. has a 50 day moving average of 27.03 and a 200 day moving average of 24.74. The stock’s market capitalization is 5.50B, it has a 52-week low of 18.77 and a 52-week high of 29.68.

The share price of the company (NYSE:LYV) was up +1.08%, with a high of 27.38during the day and the volume of Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. shares traded was 839108.

Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. is a live entertainment company. The Company’s businesses consist of the promotion of live events, including ticketing, sponsorship and advertising, and artist management. Its segments include Concerts, Ticketing, Artist Nation, Sponsorship & Advertising, Other and Corporate. Its Concerts segment is engaged in the promotion of live music events in its owned or operated venues and in rented third-party venues, and the production of music festivals. Its Ticketing segment is an agency business that sells tickets for events on behalf of its clients and retains a fee, or service charge, for these services. Its Artist Nation segment provides management services to music artists in exchange for a commission on the earnings of the artists. Its Sponsorship & Advertising segment employs sales force that creates and maintains relationships with sponsors to allow businesses to reach customers through its concert, venue, artist relationship and ticketing assets.