LG Display Co. (NYSE:LPL) hit a new 52-week high on Friday . The stock traded as high as $12.61 and last traded at $12.61, with a volume of 389,780 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $11.93.

Several equities research analysts have weighed in on the company. Nomura upgraded LG Display from a “reduce” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report on Tuesday, June 28th. Credit Agricole SA upgraded LG Display from a “sell” rating to an “outperform” rating in a report on Wednesday. TheStreet upgraded LG Display from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, March 30th. Macquarie cut LG Display from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating in a report on Friday, April 15th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded LG Display from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, March 30th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $11.78.

The company’s 50 day moving average price is $10.79 and its 200-day moving average price is $10.32. The firm has a market capitalization of $9.02 billion and a P/E ratio of 20.34.

Several large investors have recently modified their holdings of LPL. Profund Advisors LLC boosted its stake in shares of LG Display by 3.6% in the fourth quarter. Profund Advisors LLC now owns 110,764 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,156,000 after buying an additional 3,814 shares during the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its stake in shares of LG Display by 0.5% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 8,457,899 shares of the company’s stock worth $88,312,000 after buying an additional 44,830 shares during the last quarter. Edgemoor Investment Advisors Inc. boosted its stake in shares of LG Display by 46.9% in the fourth quarter. Edgemoor Investment Advisors Inc. now owns 164,660 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,719,000 after buying an additional 52,600 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Oxford Asset Management purchased a new stake in shares of LG Display during the fourth quarter worth $3,053,000.

LG Display Co, Ltd. manufactures thin-film transistor liquid crystal display (TFT-LCD), organic light emitting diode (OLED) and other display panel technologies. It manufactures display panels in a range of sizes and specifications primarily for use in televisions, notebook computers, desktop monitors, tablet computers and various other applications, including mobile devices.

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