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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 3/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.02
LBTYA's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
95% of the 470 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. LBTYA: 0.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
LBTYA' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.11 Max: N/A
Current: 0.02
Equity to Asset 0.14
LBTYA's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
85% of the 462 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. LBTYA: 0.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
LBTYA' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04  Med: 0.18 Max: 0.93
Current: 0.14
0.04
0.93
Interest Coverage 0.97
LBTYA's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
91% of the 369 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 6.21 vs. LBTYA: 0.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
LBTYA' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.52  Med: 1.04 Max: 1.73
Current: 0.97
0.52
1.73
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 0.43
M-Score: -2.78
WACC vs ROIC
9.77%
-1.46%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 4/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 12.96
LBTYA's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 463 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 7.47 vs. LBTYA: 12.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
LBTYA' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.43  Med: 13.41 Max: 19.23
Current: 12.96
5.43
19.23
Net-margin (%) -5.36
LBTYA's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
76% of the 465 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 3.66 vs. LBTYA: -5.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
LBTYA' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.12  Med: -4.25 Max: 10.89
Current: -5.36
-8.12
10.89
ROE (%) -8.37
LBTYA's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
78% of the 446 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 6.62 vs. LBTYA: -8.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
LBTYA' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -26.42  Med: -7.78 Max: 12.87
Current: -8.37
-26.42
12.87
ROA (%) -1.43
LBTYA's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
71% of the 474 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 2.39 vs. LBTYA: -1.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
LBTYA' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.37  Med: -1.29 Max: 2.89
Current: -1.43
-2.37
2.89
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 8.71
LBTYA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 469 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 13.34 vs. LBTYA: 8.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
LBTYA' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.1  Med: 7.53 Max: 11.01
Current: 8.71
2.1
11.01
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -19.10
LBTYA's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
87% of the 415 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. LBTYA: -19.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
LBTYA' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 2.50 Max: 39.3
Current: -19.1
0
39.3
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -16.50
LBTYA's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
85% of the 355 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. LBTYA: -16.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
LBTYA' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 1.40 Max: 35.3
Current: -16.5
0
35.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -18.70
LBTYA's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
70% of the 307 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: -1.10 vs. LBTYA: -18.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
LBTYA' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -10.90 Max: 132
Current: -18.7
0
132
» LBTYA's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-08-05)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

LBTYA Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Steven Cohen 320,300 sh (+519.54%)
Louis Moore Bacon 112,104 sh (+460.52%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 7,467,310 sh (+40.11%)
Tom Gayner 100,000 sh (+38.89%)
Caxton Associates 103,376 sh (+23.51%)
Diamond Hill Capital 90,285 sh (+15.15%)
Jim Simons 599,887 sh (+12.09%)
Lee Ainslie 1,052,313 sh (+4.60%)
Dodge & Cox 11,631,705 sh (+0.01%)
David Einhorn 1,168,418 sh (unchged)
Warren Buffett 10,342,793 sh (unchged)
Bill Gates 2,119,515 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments 104,249 sh (-0.55%)
Scott Black 84,334 sh (-0.72%)
First Eagle Investment 1,090,976 sh (-0.88%)
Mario Gabelli 653,406 sh (-1.47%)
Columbia Wanger 661,980 sh (-17.25%)
Larry Robbins 3,336,886 sh (-23.85%)
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Q3 2015

LBTYA Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Jeremy Grantham 538,109 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 32,677 sh (New)
John Paulson 180,000 sh (New)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 9,875,400 sh (+32.25%)
Tom Gayner 118,000 sh (+18.00%)
Warren Buffett 11,957,285 sh (+15.61%)
Diamond Hill Capital 91,445 sh (+1.28%)
Bill Gates 2,119,515 sh (unchged)
David Einhorn 1,168,418 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon 500,000 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 11,631,305 sh (unchged)
Lee Ainslie Sold Out
Pioneer Investments Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
First Eagle Investment 1,080,075 sh (-1.00%)
Scott Black 82,103 sh (-2.65%)
Columbia Wanger 623,626 sh (-5.79%)
Larry Robbins 3,086,886 sh (-7.49%)
Mario Gabelli 603,586 sh (-7.62%)
Louis Moore Bacon 85,000 sh (-24.18%)
Steven Cohen 2,800 sh (-99.13%)
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Q4 2015

LBTYA Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Lee Ainslie 1,676,291 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 183,200 sh (+6442.86%)
Diamond Hill Capital 494,608 sh (+440.88%)
First Eagle Investment 4,989,173 sh (+361.93%)
Jeremy Grantham 1,931,659 sh (+258.97%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 11,045,896 sh (+11.85%)
Warren Buffett 12,544,296 sh (+4.91%)
Dodge & Cox 11,634,405 sh (+0.03%)
Tom Gayner 118,000 sh (unchged)
Bill Gates 2,119,515 sh (unchged)
David Einhorn 1,168,418 sh (unchged)
John Paulson 180,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 597,370 sh (-1.03%)
Columbia Wanger 496,525 sh (-20.38%)
Larry Robbins 1,930,940 sh (-37.45%)
Scott Black 17,399 sh (-78.81%)
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Q1 2016

LBTYA Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 5,453 sh (New)
Jim Simons 505,487 sh (New)
Ruane Cunniff 163,073 sh (New)
Diamond Hill Capital 858,870 sh (+73.65%)
John Paulson 280,000 sh (+55.56%)
Dodge & Cox 15,194,305 sh (+30.60%)
Larry Robbins 2,423,140 sh (+25.49%)
Warren Buffett 15,577,436 sh (+24.18%)
Jeremy Grantham 2,267,895 sh (+17.41%)
David Einhorn 1,243,018 sh (+6.38%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 11,191,372 sh (+1.32%)
Tom Gayner 118,000 sh (unchged)
Bill Gates 2,119,515 sh (unchged)
Columbia Wanger Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Scott Black 17,078 sh (-1.84%)
Mario Gabelli 564,593 sh (-5.49%)
Lee Ainslie 990,464 sh (-40.91%)
First Eagle Investment 2,513,233 sh (-49.63%)
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Business Description

Industry: Communication Services » Pay TV
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Liberty Global PLC through its subsidiaries provides video, broadband internet, fixed-line telephony and mobile services across 14 countries.

Liberty Global PLC was incorporated as Lynx Europe Limited on January 29, 2013. The Company provides video, broadband internet, fixed-line telephony and mobile services serving approximately 27.5 million customers across 14 countries. The Company operates through geographical segment including U.K./Ireland, The Netherlands, Germany, Belgium, Switzerland/Austria, and Central and Eastern Europe in its European division; and Chile and Puerto Rico in its LiLAC Division. Through Virgin Media Inc. and Unitymedia KabelBW GmbH each a wholly-owned subsidiary, and Telenet Group Holding NV, it provides video, broadband internet, fixed-line telephony and mobile services in the United Kingdom, Germany and Belgium, respectively. Through UPC Holding BV, also a wholly-owned subsidiary, it provides video, broadband internet and fixed-line telephony services in nine European countries and mobile services in three European countries. The operations of Virgin Media, Unitymedia KabelBW, Telenet and the broadband communications and direct-to-home satellite (DTH) operations of UPC Holding. The Company's broadband communications operations in Chile are provided through its owned subsidiary, VTR GlobalCom SpA. Through its owned subsidiary, VTR Wireless SpA it also offers mobile services in Chile. The Company's operations also include: consolidated broadband communications operations in Puerto Rico that it conducts through an owned subsidiary, Liberty Cablevision of Puerto Rico and investments in various other businesses, in Europe. It offers a variety of broadband services over its cable distribution systems, including video, broadband internet and fixed-line telephony, and in certain of its operations it offers mobile services. The Company designs, these services to enable its customers to access the digital world on their own terms and at their own pace. In select markets, it also offers video services through DTH or through multichannel multipoint (microwave) distribution systems (MMDS). Its consumer brands include Virgin Media, UPC, Unitymedia Kabel BW, Telenet, VTR GlobalCom and in Puerto Rico, Liberty. In terms of video subscribers, it operates cable networks in each of Austria, Belgium, Chile, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Ireland, Poland, Puerto Rico, Slovakia, Switzerland and the U.K. and it also has its network in Germany, the Netherlands and Romania. It operates through the following segments: European Operations Division which includes U.K. (Virgin Media), Germany (Unitymedia KabelBW), Belgium (Telenet), The Netherlands, Switzerland, Other Western Europe and Central and Eastern Europe. The markets for video, broadband internet, fixed-line telephony and mobile services are very competitive and rapidly evolving. Depending upon the country and market, these may include: traditional FTA broadcast television service providers, DTH satellite service providers, and digital terrestrial television (DTT) broadcasters, other cable operators in the same c

Guru Investment Theses on Liberty Global PLC

Weitz Funds Comments on Liberty Global - Jul 20, 2016

Liberty Global (NASDAQ:LBTYA) is the largest international cable company, with operations in 14 countries providing video, broadband Internet, fixed-line telephone and mobile services to its customers. Shares fell in the first calendar quarter after an influential Wall Street analyst downgraded his outlook for the stock, principally due to concerns over continued competitive struggles in Holland. Since that time, Liberty announced it would move its Dutch operations into a 50/50 joint venture with Vodafone, allowing Liberty Global to combine its strong cable and broadband businesses with Vodafone’s mobile offering to create a more competitive, “converged” offering. Share prices declined in the second calendar quarter due to Brexit. The pound fell roughly 10% versus the U.S. dollar on the news. Without any rebound this will depress Liberty Global’s future earnings, regardless of underlying fundamentals, as its largest operation is in the United Kingdom and represents roughly 38% of its cash flow generation. Management has already turnedits attention to reducing indirect costs, better integrating its various operations, leveraging its scale and operating more efficiently. We remain confident of continued growth for Liberty Global’s cable offerings and management’s abilities to deliver operationally.



From Weitz Value Fund's Value second quarter 2016 commentary.



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Wallace Weitz Comments on Liberty Global - Apr 22, 2016

Liberty Global (NASDAQ:LBTYA) is the largest international cable company, with operations in 14 countries providing video, broadband Internet, fixed-line telephone and mobile services to its customers. Liberty Global’s portfolio of businesses produced mixed results during the fiscal year. Continued strong results in the UK and Belgium were partially offset by continued competitive pressures and merger integration missteps in Holland, and a poorly received price increase in Germany. Furthermore, the continued strengthening of the US Dollar put a damper on Liberty’s results (reported in US Dollars). We believe the company is restoring investor confidence by learning from these missteps, taking actions within the portfolio as needed (e.g., moving the Dutch business into a joint venture with Vodafone-See Quarterly Detractors) and outlining an achievable three-year growth plan.

From Wallace Weitz (Trades, Portfolio)'s Weitz Value Fund 1st quarter 2016 commentary.

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Wallace Weitz Comments on Liberty Global - Oct 27, 2015

Liberty Global (NASDAQ:LBTYA) is the largest international cable company with operations in 14 countries providing video, broadband Internet, fixed-line telephone and mobile services to its customers. In the second quarter, investors cheered as Liberty Global and Vodafone entered into formal talks over potential business combinations within their European operations. Although no formal details were released, Wall Street analysts began speculating on the potential for very large cost savings, and shares of both companies appreciated nicely. By the end of the third quarter, however, talks between the two broke down without any deals announced. Such a transaction had not been part of our investment thesis. We remain attracted to the organic growth story for Liberty Global as their leading position in broadband should continue to help them win market share across Europe, along with their shareholder-friendly capital allocation philosophy.



From Wallace Weitz (Trades, Portfolio)'s 3Q 2015 commentary.

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Weitz Funds Comments on Liberty Global Guru stock highlight
Liberty Global (NASDAQ:LBTYA) is the largest international cable company, with operations in 14 countries providing video, broadband Internet, fixed-line telephone and mobile services to its customers. Shares fell in the first calendar quarter after an influential Wall Street analyst downgraded his outlook for the stock, principally due to concerns over continued competitive struggles in Holland. Since that time, Liberty announced it would move its Dutch operations into a 50/50 joint venture with Vodafone, allowing Liberty Global to combine its strong cable and broadband businesses with Vodafone’s mobile offering to create a more competitive, “converged” offering. Share prices declined in the second calendar quarter due to Brexit. The pound fell roughly 10% versus the U.S. dollar on the news. Without any rebound this will depress Liberty Global’s future earnings, regardless of underlying fundamentals, as its largest operation is in the United Kingdom and represents roughly 38% of its cash flow generation. Management has already turnedits attention to reducing indirect costs, better integrating its various operations, leveraging Read more...
Wallace Weitz Comments on Liberty Global Guru stock highlight
Liberty Global (NASDAQ:LBTYA) is the largest international cable company, with operations in 14 countries providing video, broadband Internet, fixed-line telephone and mobile services to its customers. Liberty Global’s portfolio of businesses produced mixed results during the fiscal year. Continued strong results in the UK and Belgium were partially offset by continued competitive pressures and merger integration missteps in Holland, and a poorly received price increase in Germany. Furthermore, the continued strengthening of the US Dollar put a damper on Liberty’s results (reported in US Dollars). We believe the company is restoring investor confidence by learning from these missteps, taking actions within the portfolio as needed (e.g., moving the Dutch business into a joint venture with Vodafone-See Quarterly Detractors) and outlining an achievable three-year growth plan. Read more...
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Lee Ainslie (Trades, Portfolio) had some big gains and big losses after selling some holdings in the third quarter. His biggest gains were 33% and 23% from Liberty Global PLC (LBTYA) and Acuity Brands Inc. (AYI) while his biggest losses were 33% and 30% from Axiall Corp. (AXLL) and Rackspace Hosting Inc. (RAX). Read more...
Wallace Weitz Comments on Liberty Global Guru stock highlight
Liberty Global (NASDAQ:LBTYA) is the largest international cable company with operations in 14 countries providing video, broadband Internet, fixed-line telephone and mobile services to its customers. In the second quarter, investors cheered as Liberty Global and Vodafone entered into formal talks over potential business combinations within their European operations. Although no formal details were released, Wall Street analysts began speculating on the potential for very large cost savings, and shares of both companies appreciated nicely. By the end of the third quarter, however, talks between the two broke down without any deals announced. Such a transaction had not been part of our investment thesis. We remain attracted to the organic growth story for Liberty Global as their leading position in broadband should continue to help them win market share across Europe, along with their shareholder-friendly capital allocation philosophy. Read more...

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 13.88
LBTYA's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
59% of the 215 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 16.17 vs. LBTYA: 13.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
LBTYA' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.44  Med: 12.67 Max: 51.42
Current: 13.88
1.44
51.42
P/B 2.95
LBTYA's P/B is ranked lower than
64% of the 494 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 2.23 vs. LBTYA: 2.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
LBTYA' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.46  Med: 1.82 Max: 8.42
Current: 2.95
0.46
8.42
P/S 1.73
LBTYA's P/S is ranked lower than
55% of the 513 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. LBTYA: 1.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
LBTYA' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17  Med: 0.87 Max: 2.47
Current: 1.73
0.17
2.47
PFCF 10.81
LBTYA's PFCF is ranked higher than
70% of the 279 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 16.76 vs. LBTYA: 10.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
LBTYA' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.6  Med: 9.57 Max: 74.74
Current: 10.81
1.6
74.74
POCF 5.86
LBTYA's POCF is ranked higher than
58% of the 360 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 6.72 vs. LBTYA: 5.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
LBTYA' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 2.96 Max: 8.34
Current: 5.86
0.5
8.34
EV-to-EBIT 39.90
LBTYA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
82% of the 398 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 16.73 vs. LBTYA: 39.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
LBTYA' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -209.7  Med: 33.60 Max: 24670.1
Current: 39.9
-209.7
24670.1
EV-to-EBITDA 9.99
LBTYA's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
58% of the 446 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 8.79 vs. LBTYA: 9.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
LBTYA' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.1  Med: 9.30 Max: 145.7
Current: 9.99
5.1
145.7
Current Ratio 0.35
LBTYA's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
94% of the 452 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.17 vs. LBTYA: 0.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
LBTYA' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.35  Med: 0.88 Max: 2.36
Current: 0.35
0.35
2.36
Quick Ratio 0.35
LBTYA's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
93% of the 452 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. LBTYA: 0.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
LBTYA' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.35  Med: 0.88 Max: 2.36
Current: 0.35
0.35
2.36
Days Sales Outstanding 29.71
LBTYA's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
73% of the 371 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 46.51 vs. LBTYA: 29.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
LBTYA' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 29.31  Med: 35.72 Max: 40.87
Current: 29.71
29.31
40.87
Days Payable 52.10
LBTYA's Days Payable is ranked lower than
58% of the 311 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 60.90 vs. LBTYA: 52.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
LBTYA' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 55.68  Med: 67.49 Max: 85.6
Current: 52.1
55.68
85.6

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 1.30
LBTYA's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
53% of the 247 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.39 vs. LBTYA: 1.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
LBTYA' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.29  Med: 0.65 Max: 1.8
Current: 1.3
0.29
1.8
Price/Median PS Value 1.99
LBTYA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
89% of the 474 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. LBTYA: 1.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
LBTYA' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 0.98 Max: 2.75
Current: 1.99
0.27
2.75
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 2.50
LBTYA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
62% of the 524 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 4.10 vs. LBTYA: 2.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
LBTYA' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 3.00 Max: 7.4
Current: 2.5
0.5
7.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 0.80
LBTYA's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
73% of the 237 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 7.99 vs. LBTYA: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
LBTYA' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.1  Med: 20.70 Max: 74.9
Current: 0.8
-0.1
74.9

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $18,351
EPS (TTM) $ -0.52
Beta1.76
Short Percentage of Float1.66%
52-Week Range $26.16 - 48.38
Shares Outstanding (Mil)946.34

Analyst Estimate


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Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 19,438 19,759 19,823
EPS ($) -0.25 0.34 0.38
EPS w/o NRI ($) -0.25 0.34 0.38
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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Vodafone chief says India listing could help with any future Liberty tie-up Jul 22 2016
Vodafone chief says India listing could help with any future Liberty tie-up Jul 22 2016
Vodafone chief says India listing could help with any future Liberty tie-up Jul 22 2016
C&W Networks Selects Cologix to Unlock Traditional Connections Between North and South America Jul 21 2016
Weitz Funds Comments on Liberty Global Jul 20 2016
Weitz Funds' 2nd Quarter 2016 Value Fund Commentary Jul 20 2016
Wally Weitz's Partners Value Fund 2Q 2016 Quarterly Commentary Jul 20 2016
TalkTalk focuses on existing customers to deliver profit rise Jul 20 2016
TalkTalk focuses on existing customers to deliver profit rise Jul 20 2016
TalkTalk focuses on existing customers to deliver profit rise Jul 20 2016
CFO Moves: Vodafone, Liberty Global Jul 19 2016
Vodafone, Liberty Global name CEO, CFO for Dutch venture Jul 19 2016

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