Published On: Wed, Oct 19th, 2016

Analyst Review: Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT)


A number of investment brokers have recently updated their price targets on shares of Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT).

Most recent broker ratings

10/04/2016 – Liberty Property Trust was upgraded to “overweight” by analysts at Capital One. They now have a USD 41 price target on the stock.

09/06/2016 – Liberty Property Trust had its “equal-weight” rating reiterated by analysts at Morgan Stanley.

08/25/2016 – BTIG Research began new coverage on Liberty Property Trust giving the company a “neutral” rating.

04/27/2016 – Liberty Property Trust had its “hold” rating reiterated by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus.

12/14/2015 – Goldman Sachs began new coverage on Liberty Property Trust giving the company a “neutral” rating. They now have a USD 32 price target on the stock.

12/07/2015 – Liberty Property Trust had its “hold” rating reiterated by analysts at Oppenheimer.

05/21/2015 – Liberty Property Trust was downgraded to “hold” by analysts at Zacks. They now have a USD 38 price target on the stock.

08/22/2014 – Liberty Property Trust was downgraded to “market perform” by analysts at BMO Capital Markets. They now have a USD 36 price target on the stock.

08/18/2014 – Liberty Property Trust was downgraded to “hold” by analysts at TheStreet.

07/23/2014 – Liberty Property Trust was downgraded to “neutral” by analysts at UBS. They now have a USD 36 price target on the stock.

07/23/2014 – Liberty Property Trust was downgraded to “market perform” by analysts at Wells Fargo.

06/19/2014 – Liberty Property Trust had its “neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at Citigroup. They now have a USD 38.5 price target on the stock.

04/23/2014 – Liberty Property Trust had its “neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at JP Morgan. They now have a USD 39 price target on the stock.

The share price of Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) was up +0.95% during the last day of trading, with a day high of 40.50. 856214 shares were traded during the last session.

The stock’s 50 day moving average is 40.16 and its 200 day moving average is 38.52. The stock’s market capitalization is 5.90B. Liberty Property Trust has a 52-week low of 26.94 and a 52-week high of 42.26.

Liberty Property Trust (the Trust) is a self-administered and self-managed Maryland real estate investment trust (REIT). The Trust’s assets are owned directly or indirectly, and substantially all of the Trust’s operations are conducted directly or indirectly, by its subsidiary, Liberty Property Limited Partnership (the Operating Partnership). The Company’s segments include Carolinas/Richmond; Chicago/Milwaukee; Florida; Houston; Lehigh/Central PA; Minnesota; Philadelphia; Southeastern PA; United Kingdom, and Other, which includes Arizona; Atlanta; Cincinnati/Columbus/Indianapolis; Dallas; DC Metro; New Jersey; Southern California, and other. The Company owns and operates industrial properties nationally and owns and operates office properties in a focused group of office markets. Additionally, the Company owns certain assets in the United Kingdom. As of December 31, 2016, the Company owned and operated 450 industrial and 55 office properties totaling 86.0 million square feet.