First Trust Advisors LP lowered its stake in shares of Liberty Interactive Co. – Series A Liberty Ventures (NASDAQ:LVNTA) by 62.6% in the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 61,136 shares of the company’s stock after selling 102,425 shares during the period. First Trust Advisors LP’s holdings in Liberty Interactive Co. – Series A Liberty Ventures were worth $3,316,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of LVNTA. Chicago Equity Partners LLC acquired a new position in Liberty Interactive Co. – Series A Liberty Ventures during the fourth quarter worth about $227,000. Hanseatic Management Services Inc. boosted its position in Liberty Interactive Co. – Series A Liberty Ventures by 790.9% during the third quarter. Hanseatic Management Services Inc. now owns 4,000 shares of the company’s stock worth $230,000 after acquiring an additional 3,551 shares during the last quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank boosted its position in Liberty Interactive Co. – Series A Liberty Ventures by 54.7% during the fourth quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 4,377 shares of the company’s stock worth $237,000 after acquiring an additional 1,547 shares during the last quarter. Karpas Strategies LLC acquired a new position in Liberty Interactive Co. – Series A Liberty Ventures during the third quarter worth about $252,000. Finally, State of Alaska Department of Revenue acquired a new position in Liberty Interactive Co. – Series A Liberty Ventures during the fourth quarter worth about $254,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 91.78% of the company’s stock.

How to Become a New Pot Stock Millionaire

Liberty Interactive Co. – Series A Liberty Ventures (NASDAQ:LVNTA) opened at $53.42 on Wednesday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.80, a current ratio of 1.21 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.75. The firm has a market cap of $4,360.00, a PE ratio of 3.77 and a beta of 1.43. Liberty Interactive Co. – Series A Liberty Ventures has a fifty-two week low of $42.30 and a fifty-two week high of $62.41.

Liberty Interactive Co. – Series A Liberty Ventures (NASDAQ:LVNTA) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, March 1st. The company reported $14.29 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.02 by $14.27. Liberty Interactive Co. – Series A Liberty Ventures had a net margin of 5,360.87% and a return on equity of 8.66%. equities research analysts predict that Liberty Interactive Co. – Series A Liberty Ventures will post -0.17 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

In other news, Director Malcolm Ian Grant Gilchrist sold 3,765 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, December 19th. The shares were sold at an average price of $26.38, for a total value of $99,320.70. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 9,545 shares in the company, valued at approximately $251,797.10. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink.

Several equities analysts have weighed in on LVNTA shares. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Liberty Interactive Co. – Series A Liberty Ventures from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, March 7th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Liberty Interactive Co. – Series A Liberty Ventures from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $63.00 target price on the stock in a report on Tuesday, February 20th. Buckingham Research started coverage on shares of Liberty Interactive Co. – Series A Liberty Ventures in a report on Wednesday, December 13th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $71.00 target price on the stock. B. Riley decreased their target price on shares of Liberty Interactive Co. – Series A Liberty Ventures from $78.00 to $70.00 and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a report on Tuesday, November 14th. Finally, Citigroup decreased their target price on shares of Liberty Interactive Co. – Series A Liberty Ventures from $65.00 to $63.00 and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a report on Tuesday, February 6th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. Liberty Interactive Co. – Series A Liberty Ventures currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $68.33.

WARNING: “First Trust Advisors LP Cuts Stake in Liberty Interactive Co. – Series A Liberty Ventures (LVNTA)” was originally published by Daily Political and is the property of of Daily Political. If you are accessing this article on another domain, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of U.S. & international copyright and trademark law. The correct version of this article can be accessed at https://www.dailypolitical.com/2018/03/14/first-trust-advisors-lp-cuts-stake-in-liberty-interactive-co-series-a-liberty-ventures-lvnta.html.

Liberty Interactive Co. – Series A Liberty Ventures Profile

Liberty Interactive Corporation (Liberty) owns interests in subsidiaries and other companies, which are engaged in the video and online commerce industries. Through its subsidiaries and affiliates, the Company operates in North America, Europe and Asia. Its businesses and assets include its consolidated subsidiaries QVC, Inc (QVC), Backcountry.com, Inc (Backcountry), Bodybuilding.com, LLC (Bodybuilding), CommerceHub and Evite, Inc (Evite) and its equity affiliates Expedia, Inc (Expedia), HSN, Inc (HSN), FTD Companies, Inc (FTD), Interval Leisure Group, Inc (Interval Leisure Group) and LendingTree, Inc (LendingTree).

Want to see what other hedge funds are holding LVNTA? Visit HoldingsChannel.com to get the latest 13F filings and insider trades for Liberty Interactive Co. – Series A Liberty Ventures (NASDAQ:LVNTA).

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Liberty Interactive Co. - Series A Liberty Ventures (NASDAQ:LVNTA)

Receive News & Ratings for Liberty Interactive Co. - Series A Liberty Ventures Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Liberty Interactive Co. - Series A Liberty Ventures and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.