News coverage about LG Display Co. (NYSE:LPL) has trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern reports. Accern rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. LG Display Co. earned a coverage optimism score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the electronics maker an impact score of 45.0369779743021 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.

Shares of LG Display Co. (NYSE:LPL) traded up 0.98% on Tuesday, hitting $14.43. The stock had a trading volume of 487,612 shares. The company has a market cap of $10.33 billion, a PE ratio of 5.13 and a beta of 0.35. LG Display Co. has a 52 week low of $11.26 and a 52 week high of $17.05. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $13.76 and its 200 day moving average price is $14.00.

A number of brokerages have recently commented on LPL. BidaskClub upgraded LG Display Co. from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 22nd. Cowen and Company reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $20.40 price target on shares of LG Display Co. in a report on Sunday. ValuEngine upgraded LG Display Co. from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report on Friday, June 9th. Zacks Investment Research lowered LG Display Co. from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Saturday, July 29th. Finally, UBS AG lowered LG Display Co. from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 26th. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating, three have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $18.70.

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About LG Display Co.

LG Display Co, Ltd. manufactures thin-film transistor liquid crystal display, organic light emitting diode and other display panel technologies. The Company 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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