Institutional Investors Sentiment Indicator of Liveperson Inc (NASDAQ:LPSN) Increases in Q1 2019

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Sentiment for Liveperson Inc (NASDAQ:LPSN)

Liveperson Inc (NASDAQ:LPSN) institutional sentiment increased to 2 in Q1 2019. Its up 0.50, from 1.5 in 2018Q4. The ratio is more positive, as 112 hedge funds increased or started new positions, while 56 cut down and sold positions in Liveperson Inc. The hedge funds in our partner’s database now own: 53.59 million shares, up from 49.83 million shares in 2018Q4. Also, the number of hedge funds holding Liveperson Inc in their top 10 positions was flat from 5 to 5 for the same number . Sold All: 10 Reduced: 46 Increased: 65 New Position: 47.

LivePerson, Inc. provides mobile and online business messaging solutions that power digital communication between brands and consumers. The company has market cap of $2.48 billion. It operates in two divisions, Business and Consumer. It currently has negative earnings. The Business segment facilitates real-time online interactions, such as chat, voice, and content delivery across multiple channels and screens for firms of various sizes.

The stock increased 6.10% or $2.2 during the last trading session, reaching $38.24. About 899,068 shares traded or 31.82% up from the average. LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) has risen 44.30% since August 15, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 44.30% the S&P500.

Awm Investment Company Inc. holds 4.73% of its portfolio in LivePerson, Inc. for 827,900 shares. Rgm Capital Llc owns 2.33 million shares or 4.6% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Granahan Investment Management Inc Ma has 4.02% invested in the company for 2.58 million shares. The United Kingdom-based Herald Investment Management Ltd has invested 3.69% in the stock. Millrace Asset Group Inc., a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 95,608 shares.

LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) Ratings Coverage

Ratings analysis reveals 100% of LivePerson’s analysts are positive. Out of 8 Wall Street analysts rating LivePerson, 8 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 0 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $30 while the high is $39. The stock’s average target of $33.75 is -11.74% below today’s ($38.24) share price. LPSN was included in 18 notes of analysts from February 20, 2019. The rating was maintained by Needham with “Buy” on Friday, February 22. Northland Capital maintained it with “Buy” rating and $33 target in Friday, February 22 report. Oppenheimer maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, February 22 report. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, March 1 by FBR Capital. Roth Capital maintained the shares of LPSN in report on Monday, February 25 with “Buy” rating. The stock of LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, February 22 by Ladenburg. As per Thursday, August 1, the company rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, February 22 by FBR Capital.

More notable recent LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) news were published by: Finance.Yahoo.com which released: “Why LivePerson Stock Tanked Today – Yahoo Finance” on August 05, 2019, also Finance.Yahoo.com with their article: “Who Has Been Selling LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) Shares? – Yahoo Finance” published on April 25, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “LivePerson (LPSN) Reports Q2 Loss, Tops Revenue Estimates – Nasdaq” on July 31, 2019. More interesting news about LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “LivePerson Clicks With Record Results – Nasdaq” published on August 01, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “LivePerson Inc. Is An Exciting Growth Company – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: May 20, 2019.

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