Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LBTYA) EVP Bryan H. Hall purchased 5,900 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 8th. The stock was acquired at an average price of $20.03 per share, with a total value of $118,177.00. Following the purchase, the executive vice president now owns 23,429 shares in the company, valued at $469,282.87. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website.

Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LBTYA) opened at 30.89 on Friday. The firm’s market capitalization is $28.00 billion. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $32.55 and a 200-day moving average price of $33.30. Liberty Global PLC has a 12-month low of $26.16 and a 12-month high of $46.31.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LBTYA)

Several large investors have recently bought and sold shares of LBTYA. Howard Hughes Medical Institute increased its stake in Liberty Global PLC by 0.4% in the second quarter. Howard Hughes Medical Institute now owns 7,630 shares of the company’s stock worth $222,000 after buying an additional 34 shares during the last quarter. Brown Advisory Securities LLC increased its stake in Liberty Global PLC by 1.7% in the second quarter. Brown Advisory Securities LLC now owns 7,605 shares of the company’s stock worth $221,000 after buying an additional 130 shares during the last quarter. Suntrust Banks Inc. increased its stake in Liberty Global PLC by 1.9% in the second quarter. Suntrust Banks Inc. now owns 7,483 shares of the company’s stock worth $217,000 after buying an additional 140 shares during the last quarter. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund increased its stake in Liberty Global PLC by 6.1% in the second quarter. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund now owns 3,500 shares of the company’s stock worth $102,000 after buying an additional 200 shares during the last quarter. Finally, World Asset Management Inc increased its stake in Liberty Global PLC by 6.1% in the third quarter. World Asset Management Inc now owns 7,309 shares of the company’s stock worth $250,000 after buying an additional 423 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 21.22% of the company’s stock.

Several equities research analysts have commented on LBTYA shares. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Liberty Global PLC from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $35.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Monday, October 17th. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $41.00 price objective on shares of Liberty Global PLC in a research note on Friday, September 16th. Jefferies Group boosted their price objective on Liberty Global PLC from $42.00 to $43.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, September 9th. Citigroup Inc. cut their price objective on Liberty Global PLC from $41.00 to $38.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Thursday, August 18th. Finally, Wunderlich cut their price objective on Liberty Global PLC from $49.00 to $45.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Monday. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and ten have given a buy rating to the company. The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $43.50.

Liberty Global PLC Company Profile

Liberty Global PLC, formerly Liberty Global, Inc, is an international cable company with operations in 14 countries. The Company’s tripleplay services are provided through networks and technology platforms that connect approximately 25 million customers subscribing to over 47 million television, broadband Internet and telephony services.

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