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Present Technicals: LivePerson (NASDAQ: LPSN)


LivePerson is in the technology sector and trades as part of the application software industry. The company CEO is Robert P. Locascio. LivePerson Inc along with its subsidiaries provides digital engagement solutions offering a cloud-based platform which enables businesses to proactively connect with consumers through chat, voice, and content delivery.

Previous Intraday Trading Performance:

The LPSN stock showed a previous change of 0.57% with an open at 26.55 and a close of 26.70. It reached an intraday high of 26.85 and a low of 26.15.

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The stock has a market cap of $1.7b with 62.4m shares outstanding, of which the float is 60.6m shares. Trading volume reached 430,788 shares compared to its average volume of 504,798 shares. Based on the current average volume and close price, the trading liquidity is bad, highly speculative and an investor may want to avoid this stock.

Historical Trading Performance:

Over the last five trading days, LivePerson shares returned 0.19% and in the past 30 trading days it returned 8.98%. Over three months, it changed 20.54%. In one year it has changed 97.78% and within that year its 52-week high was 27.30 and its 52-week low was 10.80. LPSN stock is 147.22% above its 52 Week Low.

Our calculations show a 200 day moving average of 17.27 and a 50 day moving average of 23.79. Currently LPSN stock is trading 54.60% above its 200 day moving average.

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The last annual fiscal EPS for the company was reported at -0.31 that ended on 31st of December 2017. Based on 4 analyst estimates, the consensus EPS for the next quarter is -0.04. The TTM EPS is -0.10, which comes to a TTM PE of -267.00.

The following are the last four quarter reported earnings per share:
06-30-2018:  -0.06
03-31-2018:  -0.03
12-31-2017:  -0.04
09-30-2017:  0.03

Indicators to Watch:

Based on the latest filings, there is 3.00% of insider ownership and 57.40% of institutional ownership. Short-interest is 1,312,683, which is 2.10% of shares outstanding. The short-interest ratio or days-to-cover ratio is 2.35. This stock has some short interest, but it may be normal and no cause for concern if long the position.

The current calculated beta is 1.11

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Fundamental Indicators:

Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on equity is -11.20%, return on assets is -6.92%, profit margin is -7.06%, price-to-sales is 7.09 and price-to-book is 10.37.

Company Scores:

All scores are out of six:
 0  :Valuation Score
 0  :Past Performance Score
 6  :Financial Strength Score
 1  :Future Growth Score
 0  :Dividend Score
 1  :Overall Score

John Jones
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