Lions Gate Entertainment (NYSE:LGF.A) was upgraded by equities research analysts at Cowen from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research report issued on Friday, The Fly reports.

LGF.A has been the topic of a number of other reports. ValuEngine downgraded shares of Lions Gate Entertainment from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, September 19th. Barrington Research restated a “buy” rating and set a $27.00 price target on shares of Lions Gate Entertainment in a report on Tuesday. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Lions Gate Entertainment from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 24th. Finally, Canaccord Genuity set a $26.00 price target on shares of Lions Gate Entertainment and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, August 10th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $30.80.

NYSE LGF.A opened at $20.49 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.85, a quick ratio of 0.70 and a current ratio of 0.70. Lions Gate Entertainment has a 12 month low of $18.04 and a 12 month high of $36.48. The company has a market capitalization of $4.33 billion, a P/E ratio of 16.66, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 3.17 and a beta of 1.23.

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