Shaers of Liberty Global plc (NASDAQ:LBTYA) have been recommended as a long term growth pick according to Beta Research. With the firm’s stock price currently trading around $31.81, the firm has proven a solid track record of growth over the past few years. Investors might consider the stock as a long term growth candidate as the firm has yielded 21.30% earnings per share growth over the past 5 years and 13.60% revenue growth over that same time frame.
Let’s take a look at how the stock has been performing recently. Over the past twelve months, Liberty Global plc (NASDAQ:LBTYA)’s stock was 3.99%. Over the last week of the month, it was -4.22%, -0.34% over the last quarter, and -7.96% for the past six months.
Over the past 50 days, Liberty Global plc’s stock is -9.14% off of the high and -0.22% removed from the low. Their 52-Week High and Low are as follows: -15.60% (High), 12.92%, (Low).
Despite the past success, investors want to know where the stock is headed from here. Analysts covering the shares have a consensus short-term price target of $38.11 on the equity. Analysts have a consensus recommendation of 2.30 based on a 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.