LivePerson (NASDAQ:LPSN) updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.07-0.10 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.11. The company issued revenue guidance of $237-243 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $233.99 million.LivePerson also updated its Q1 guidance to $0.00-0.01 EPS.
A number of research analysts have recently commented on LPSN shares. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of LivePerson from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report on Thursday, January 4th. BidaskClub upgraded shares of LivePerson from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report on Saturday. Needham & Company LLC restated a buy rating and set a $16.00 price target on shares of LivePerson in a research report on Wednesday, November 1st. Oppenheimer restated a hold rating on shares of LivePerson in a research report on Friday, January 26th. Finally, B. Riley started coverage on shares of LivePerson in a research report on Thursday, December 14th. They set a buy rating and a $16.50 price target for the company. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has issued a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock has an average rating of Buy and a consensus price target of $15.23.
LivePerson (NASDAQ LPSN) traded up $0.65 on Tuesday, hitting $13.10. 644,068 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 388,187. The stock has a market cap of $779.77, a price-to-earnings ratio of -30.47 and a beta of 1.20. LivePerson has a 12-month low of $6.47 and a 12-month high of $15.10.
LivePerson, Inc (Liveperson) is a provider of mobile and online business messaging technologies that power digital communication between brands and consumers. The Company’s segments include Business and Consumer. The Business segment enables brands to leverage its cloud-based LiveEngage’s intelligence engine.
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