Live Nation Entertainment (LYV) : Old West Investment Management reduced its stake in Live Nation Entertainment by 0.63% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 155,765 shares of Live Nation Entertainment which is valued at $4,119,984 after selling 983 shares in Live Nation Entertainment , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 12, 2016.Live Nation Entertainment makes up approximately 2.73% of Old West Investment Management’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Profund Advisors boosted its stake in LYV in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 2,500 additional shares and now holds a total of 24,834 shares of Live Nation Entertainment which is valued at $656,859. Live Nation Entertainment makes up approx 0.03% of Profund Advisors’s portfolio. Bessemer Group Inc added LYV to its portfolio by purchasing 2,500 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $66,125.Engineers Gate Manager Lp reduced its stake in LYV by selling 30,486 shares or 37.62% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 50,553 shares of LYV which is valued at $1,337,127. Live Nation Entertainment makes up approx 0.09% of Engineers Gate Manager Lp’s portfolio.Teacher Retirement System Of Texas reduced its stake in LYV by selling 141 shares or 0.76% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 18,529 shares of LYV which is valued at $488,610.Sg Americas Securities reduced its stake in LYV by selling 5,910 shares or 11.51% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 45,452 shares of LYV which is valued at $1,210,841. Live Nation Entertainment makes up approx 0.01% of Sg Americas Securities’s portfolio.
Live Nation Entertainment opened for trading at $26.29 and hit $26.62 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $26.5, with a gain of 1.11% or 0.29 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 8,47,741 shares. Company has a market cap of $5,382 M.
On the company’s financial health, Live Nation Entertainment reported $0.13 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.08 according to the earnings call on Jul 28, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.05. The company had revenue of $2179.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1878.33 million. The company’s revenue was up 23.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.06 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Live Nation Entertainment. Live Nation Entertainment was Initiated by JP Morgan to “Overweight” on Aug 18, 2016.
Live Nation Entertainment Inc. (Live Nation) is a live entertainment company. The Company core businesses consist of the promotion of live events including ticketing sponsorship and advertising and artist management. The Company operates through four segments: segments are Concerts Ticketing Artist Nation and Sponsorship & Advertising. It connects around 519 million fans across its platforms in 33 countries. The Company is a producer of live music concerts around the world that connects nearly 59 million fans to almost 23000 events for over 2700 artists. The Concerts segment is involved in the global promotion of live music events. The Ticketing segment is primarily an agency business that sells tickets for events. The Artist Nation segment is a provider of management services to music artists. The Sponsorship & Advertising segment through a sales force creates and maintains relationships with sponsors to allow businesses to reach customers.