LivePerson, Inc. (LPSN) Insider Sells $252,267.80 in Stock

LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) insider Eran Vanounou sold 11,045 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, June 13th. The stock was sold at an average price of $22.84, for a total transaction of $252,267.80. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 34,375 shares in the company, valued at $785,125. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.

Eran Vanounou also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, June 1st, Eran Vanounou sold 12,000 shares of LivePerson stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $19.50, for a total transaction of $234,000.00.
  • On Wednesday, May 30th, Eran Vanounou sold 25,900 shares of LivePerson stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $19.38, for a total transaction of $501,942.00.
  • On Friday, May 25th, Eran Vanounou sold 20,000 shares of LivePerson stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $18.96, for a total transaction of $379,200.00.
  • On Monday, May 21st, Eran Vanounou sold 12,580 shares of LivePerson stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $19.06, for a total transaction of $239,774.80.
  • On Thursday, May 17th, Eran Vanounou sold 16,776 shares of LivePerson stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $18.49, for a total transaction of $310,188.24.
  • On Thursday, May 10th, Eran Vanounou sold 40,000 shares of LivePerson stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $18.21, for a total transaction of $728,400.00.

Shares of LivePerson opened at $23.45 on Monday, according to Marketbeat Ratings. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.42 billion, a PE ratio of -390.83 and a beta of 0.99. LivePerson, Inc. has a fifty-two week low of $10.70 and a fifty-two week high of $23.45.



LivePerson (NASDAQ:LPSN) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May 3rd. The technology company reported $0.01 earnings per share for the quarter. The company had revenue of $58.24 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $57.22 million. LivePerson had a negative net margin of 6.95% and a negative return on equity of 2.89%. The company’s revenue was up 14.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.01 earnings per share. sell-side analysts predict that LivePerson, Inc. will post -0.05 EPS for the current fiscal year.

LPSN has been the topic of several analyst reports. ValuEngine raised shares of LivePerson from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, April 2nd. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of LivePerson from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, February 22nd. Northland Securities reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $21.00 price target on shares of LivePerson in a research report on Friday, February 23rd. BidaskClub raised shares of LivePerson from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, March 6th. Finally, Needham & Company LLC reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $18.00 price target on shares of LivePerson in a research report on Friday, March 16th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, five have issued a buy rating and two have assigned a strong buy rating to the stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $20.00.

Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the company. Ellington Management Group LLC bought a new position in shares of LivePerson in the fourth quarter valued at about $146,000. Profund Advisors LLC bought a new position in shares of LivePerson in the first quarter valued at about $170,000. Teacher Retirement System of Texas bought a new position in shares of LivePerson in the fourth quarter valued at about $198,000. Algert Global LLC bought a new position in shares of LivePerson in the first quarter valued at about $214,000. Finally, MetLife Investment Advisors LLC bought a new position in shares of LivePerson in the fourth quarter valued at about $337,000. 77.15% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

LivePerson Company Profile

LivePerson, Inc provides mobile and online business messaging solutions that power digital communication between brands and consumers. It operates in two segments, Business and Consumer. The Business segment facilitates real-time online interactions, such as chat, voice, and content delivery across multiple channels and screens for corporations of various sizes.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for LivePerson (NASDAQ:LPSN)

Receive News & Ratings for LivePerson Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for LivePerson and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.

Leave a Reply