Media coverage about Liberty Broadband Corporation (NASDAQ:LBRDA) has been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Liberty Broadband Corporation earned a media sentiment score of 0.02 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the company an impact score of 43.5945444194482 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.
Liberty Broadband Corporation (NASDAQ:LBRDA) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 9th. The company reported ($0.05) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.03 by ($0.08). Liberty Broadband Corporation had a return on equity of 0.38% and a net margin of 106.55%.
A number of equities analysts recently weighed in on the stock. Pivotal Research reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $108.00 target price (up from $107.00) on shares of Liberty Broadband Corporation in a research note on Tuesday, August 15th. TheStreet lowered shares of Liberty Broadband Corporation from a “b” rating to a “c+” rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 16th. Telsey Advisory Group reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and issued a $125.00 target price (up from $95.00) on shares of Liberty Broadband Corporation in a research note on Thursday, September 7th. Finally, BidaskClub raised shares of Liberty Broadband Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 1st. Three analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. Liberty Broadband Corporation presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $111.67.
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In other Liberty Broadband Corporation news, Director John C. Malone sold 11,400 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, August 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $101.98, for a total value of $1,162,572.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 3,748,054 shares in the company, valued at $382,226,546.92. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Also, Director John C. Malone sold 182,355 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, August 18th. The stock was sold at an average price of $100.23, for a total transaction of $18,277,441.65. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 3,729,985 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $373,856,396.55. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold 493,275 shares of company stock valued at $48,719,421 over the last 90 days. Corporate insiders own 6.09% of the company’s stock.
About Liberty Broadband Corporation
Liberty Broadband Corporation holds interest in Charter Communications, Inc (Charter) and its subsidiary Skyhook Holding, Inc (Skyhook). The Company’s segments include Skyhook, Charter, and Corporate and other. Skyhook provides a wireless fidelity (Wi-Fi)-based location platform focused on providing positioning technology and contextual location intelligence solutions.
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