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LivePerson Profitability Rank

: 3 (As of Jun. 2022)
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LivePerson has the Profitability Rank of 3. It has had trouble to make a profit.

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

LivePerson's Operating Margin % for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 was -44.80%. As of today, LivePerson's Piotroski F-Score is 3.


Competitive Comparison

For the Software - Application subindustry, LivePerson's Profitability Rank, along with its competitors' market caps and Profitability Rank data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

LivePerson Profitability Rank Distribution

For the Software industry and Technology sector, LivePerson's Profitability Rank distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where LivePerson's Profitability Rank falls into.



LivePerson Profitability Rank Calculation

GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company's business will stay that way.

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.

LivePerson has the Profitability Rank of 3. It has had trouble to make a profit.

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

Profitability Rank is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin %

Operating Margin % - also known as operating income margin, operating profit margin and return on sales (ROS) - is the ratio of Operating Income divided by net sales or Revenue, usually presented in percent.

LivePerson's Operating Margin % for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 is calculated as:

Operating Margin %=Operating Income (Q: Jun. 2022 ) / Revenue (Q: Jun. 2022 )
=-59.388 / 132.565
=-44.80 %

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

2. Piotroski F-Score

Warning Sign:

Piotroski F-Score of 3 is low, which usually implies poor business operation.

The zones of discrimination were as such:

Good or high score = 8 or 9
Bad or low score = 0 or 1

LivePerson has an F-score of 3. It is a bad or low score, which usually implies poor business operation.

3. Trend of the Operating Margin % (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.

Warning Sign:

LivePerson Inc operating margin has been in a 5-year decline. The average rate of decline per year is -27.4%.

4. Consistency of the profitability

5. Predictability Rank


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LivePerson Business Description

LivePerson logo
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
475 Tenth Avenue, 5th Floor, New York, NY, USA, 10018
LivePerson Inc offers cloud-based platform solutions. It enables businesses and consumers to connect through conversational interfaces, such as in-app and mobile messaging, while leveraging bots and Artificial Intelligence (AI) to increase efficiency. The company has two reportable segments namely Business and Consumer. It generates maximum revenue from the Business segment. The company has a presence in the United Kingdom, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Western Europe.
Executives
Cu Ernest T. director LIVEPERSON, INC. 475 TENTH AVENUE, 5TH FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10018
Osumi Norman M. officer: Chief Accounting Officer C/O LIVEPERSON, INC. 475 TENTH AVENUE, 5TH FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10018
Collins John Deneen officer: Chief Financial Officer LIVEPERSON, INC. 475 TENTH AVENUE, 5TH FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10018
Greiner Christopher E officer: EVP, Chief Financial Officer C/O INOVALON HOLDINGS, INC. 4321 COLLINGTON ROAD BOWIE MD 20716
Spinelli Alexander officer: EVP, Chief Technology Officer LIVEPERSON, INC. 475 TENTH AVENUE, 5TH FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10018
Vanounou Eran officer: Chief Technology Officer C/O LIVEPERSON, INC. 475 TENTH AVENUE, 5TH FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10018
Mossler Fred director LIVEPERSON, INC. 475 TENTH AVENUE, 5TH FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10018
Layfield Jill director LIVEPERSON, INC. 475 TENTH AVENUE, 5TH FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10018
Dean Dustin officer: EVP, Global Sales/Cust Success LIVEPERSON, INC. 475 TENTH AVENUE, 5TH FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10018
Murphy Daniel Richard officer: Chief Financial Officer C/O LIVEPERSON, INC. 462 SEVENTH AVENUE, 3RD FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10018
Carlough Daryl officer: SVP, Global & Corp Controller BEDMINSTER ONE 135 US HIGHWAY 202/206, SUITE 11 BEDMINSTER NJ 07921
Greenberg Monica L. officer: EVP, General Counsel LIVEPERSON, INC. 462 SEVENTH AVENUE 3RD FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10018
Block Peter director C/O LIVEPERSON, INC. 462 SEVENTH AVENUE, 3RD FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10018
Vaskevitch David director ONE MICROSOFT WAY REDMOND WA 98052-6399
Banks Alan officer: EVP, Global Sales/Cust Success C/O LIVEPERSON, INC. 475 TENTH AVENUE, 5TH FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10018

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