Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV lifted its stake in shares of Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LBTYK) by 12.7% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 42,884 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 4,824 shares during the quarter. Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV’s holdings in Liberty Global were worth $922,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.
Several other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Bartlett & Co. LLC acquired a new position in Liberty Global during the first quarter valued at $77,000. Cerebellum GP LLC acquired a new position in shares of Liberty Global in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $88,000. Vident Investment Advisory LLC acquired a new stake in Liberty Global during the 1st quarter valued at $131,000. Evoke Wealth LLC acquired a new stake in Liberty Global during the 1st quarter valued at $159,000. Finally, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. acquired a new stake in Liberty Global during the 4th quarter valued at $161,000. 55.22% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.
LBTYK has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. TheStreet raised Liberty Global from a “d” rating to a “c-” rating in a report on Tuesday, May 12th. Pivotal Research reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $27.00 price target on shares of Liberty Global in a report on Thursday, May 7th.
Liberty Global (NASDAQ:LBTYK) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, May 6th. The company reported $1.50 earnings per share for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $2.88 billion for the quarter. Liberty Global had a negative return on equity of 2.41% and a net margin of 107.92%.
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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