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How to buy Liberty Broadband Corporation stock | $171.42

Learn how to easily invest in Liberty Broadband Corporation stock.

Liberty Broadband Corporation is an entertainment business based in the US. Liberty Broadband Corporation shares (LBRDA) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars.

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Liberty Broadband Corporation stock price (NASDAQ: LBRDA)

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Liberty Broadband Corporation shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-09-18.
Latest market close$171.42
52-week range$133.51 - $188.76
50-day moving average $179.01
200-day moving average $162.59
Wall St. target price$217.67
PE ratio 73.0691
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $2.35

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Liberty Broadband Corporation price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $171.42 from 2021-09-17

1 week (2021-09-10) -4.22%
1 month (2021-08-19) -4.50%
3 months (2021-06-18) 9.46%
6 months (2021-03-19) 16.07%
1 year (2020-09-18) 22.08%
2 years (2019-09-18) 58.59%
3 years (2018-09-18) 102.91%
5 years (2016-09-16) 152.83%

Is Liberty Broadband Corporation under- or over-valued?

Valuing Liberty Broadband Corporation stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Liberty Broadband Corporation's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Liberty Broadband Corporation's P/E ratio

Liberty Broadband Corporation's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 73x. In other words, Liberty Broadband Corporation shares trade at around 73x recent earnings.

That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.

Liberty Broadband Corporation's EBITDA

Liberty Broadband Corporation's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $109.4 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Liberty Broadband Corporation's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Liberty Broadband Corporation financials

Revenue TTM $531.3 million
Gross profit TTM $30.3 million
Return on assets TTM -0.14%
Return on equity TTM 3.92%
Profit margin 83.14%
Book value $64.19
Market capitalisation $32.1 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Liberty Broadband Corporation shares

There are currently 207,896 Liberty Broadband Corporation shares held short by investors – that's known as Liberty Broadband Corporation's "short interest". This figure is 0.4% down from 208,735 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Liberty Broadband Corporation shares can be evaluated.

Liberty Broadband Corporation's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Liberty Broadband Corporation's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Liberty Broadband Corporation shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Liberty Broadband Corporation shares traded daily (recently around 77573.134328358). Liberty Broadband Corporation's SIR currently stands at 2.68. In other words for every 100,000 Liberty Broadband Corporation shares traded daily on the market, roughly 2680 shares are currently held short.

However Liberty Broadband Corporation's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Liberty Broadband Corporation shares, or, against the total number of tradable Liberty Broadband Corporation shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Liberty Broadband Corporation's short interest could be expressed as 0% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Liberty Broadband Corporation shares in existence, roughly 0 shares are currently held short) or 0.0012% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Liberty Broadband Corporation shares, roughly 1 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Liberty Broadband Corporation.

Find out more about how you can short Liberty Broadband Corporation stock.

Liberty Broadband Corporation's environmental, social and governance track record

Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like Liberty Broadband Corporation.

When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.

Liberty Broadband Corporation's total ESG risk score

Total ESG risk: 54.11

Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and Liberty Broadband Corporation's overall score of 54.11 (as at 12/31/2018) is pretty good – landing it in it in the 28th percentile of companies rated in the same sector.

ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like Liberty Broadband Corporation is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).

Liberty Broadband Corporation's environmental score

Environmental score: 48/100

Liberty Broadband Corporation's environmental score of 48 puts it squarely in the 13rd percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Liberty Broadband Corporation is impressive in terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Liberty Broadband Corporation's social score

Social score: 43.85/100

Liberty Broadband Corporation's social score of 43.85 puts it squarely in the 18th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Liberty Broadband Corporation is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.

Liberty Broadband Corporation's governance score

Governance score: 74.76/100

Liberty Broadband Corporation's governance score puts it squarely in the 70th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that Liberty Broadband Corporation is fairly average for its sector in terms of responsible leadership, and exposed to a fairly standard level of risk.

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) summary

Liberty Broadband Corporation was last rated for ESG on: 2019-01-01.

Total ESG score 54.11
Total ESG percentile 27.68
Environmental score 48
Environmental score percentile 13.2
Social score 43.85
Social score percentile 17.5
Governance score 74.76
Governance score percentile 70.44

Liberty Broadband Corporation share dividends

We're not expecting Liberty Broadband Corporation to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Liberty Broadband Corporation's shares ever split?

Liberty Broadband Corporation's shares were split on a 1045:1000 basis on 10 December 2014. So if you had owned 1000 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1045 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Liberty Broadband Corporation shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 4.3% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Liberty Broadband Corporation shares which in turn could have impacted Liberty Broadband Corporation's share price.

Liberty Broadband Corporation share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Liberty Broadband Corporation's shares have ranged in value from as little as $133.505 up to $188.76. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

LBRDA.US volatility(beta: 1.01)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Liberty Broadband Corporation's is 1.0104. This would suggest that Liberty Broadband Corporation's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Liberty Broadband Corporation overview

Liberty Broadband Corporation, a cable operator, provides video, Internet, and voice services to residential, and small and medium business customers in the United States. The company operates through Skyhook and Charter segments. The Skyhook segment offers Precision Location Solution, a location determination service for mobile device makers, wireless carriers, and asset tracking platforms to understand the precise geographic location and movement of mobile devices, as well as for enhancing the location determination capabilities of a hybrid location system. It also provides Geospatial Insights, a location intelligence and data insights service for enterprises, research and consulting firms, financial institutions, and advertisers to understand, measure, and optimize the performance of businesses; benchmark performance against competitors; enhance customer experience; advertise to, and target existing and prospective customers; and measure the efficacy of advertising campaigns in driving real-world actions. The Charter segment offers subscription-based video services comprising video on demand, high definition television, and digital video recorder service; and local and long distance calling, voicemail, call waiting, caller ID, call forwarding, and other voice services, as well as international calling services. It also provides Internet services, including an in-home Wi-Fi product that provides customers with high performance wireless routers; and a security suite that offers protection against computer viruses and spyware. In addition, this segment offers Internet access, data networking, fiber connectivity to cellular towers and office buildings, video entertainment, and business telephone services; advertising services on cable television networks and digital outlets; and regional sports networks and local sports, news, and community channels.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Liberty Broadband Corporation is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 7.328% of Liberty Broadband Corporation shares are held by insiders and 83.046% by institutions.
When does the fiscal year end for Liberty Broadband Corporation?
Liberty Broadband Corporation's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Liberty Broadband Corporation based?
Liberty Broadband Corporation's address is: 12300 Liberty Boulevard, Englewood, CO, United States, 80112
What is Liberty Broadband Corporation's ISIN number?
Liberty Broadband Corporation's international securities identification number is: US5303071071
What is Liberty Broadband Corporation's CUSIP number?
Liberty Broadband Corporation's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 16117M305

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