ValuEngine upgraded shares of LSC Communications (NYSE:LKSD) from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating in a research report report published on Tuesday morning.

Other analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. Citigroup downgraded shares of LSC Communications from a neutral rating to a sell rating in a research report on Friday, September 29th. BidaskClub upgraded shares of LSC Communications from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a research report on Friday, October 27th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of LSC Communications from a strong sell rating to a hold rating in a research report on Tuesday, October 10th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of Hold and an average price target of $24.00.

Shares of LSC Communications (LKSD) traded down $0.01 during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting $14.14. 203,100 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 245,613. The company has a market cap of $491.66 and a price-to-earnings ratio of 48.76. The company has a quick ratio of 1.10, a current ratio of 1.42 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.47. LSC Communications has a one year low of $13.72 and a one year high of $28.96.

LSC Communications (NYSE:LKSD) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. The company reported $0.73 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.70 by $0.03. The company had revenue of $935.00 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $928.67 million. LSC Communications had a net margin of 0.28% and a return on equity of 24.72%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 1.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $1.26 EPS. equities research analysts expect that LSC Communications will post 2.1 EPS for the current year.

Large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. SG Americas Securities LLC acquired a new stake in LSC Communications during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $138,000. Sei Investments Co. raised its holdings in LSC Communications by 53.3% during the 2nd quarter. Sei Investments Co. now owns 6,508 shares of the company’s stock worth $139,000 after buying an additional 2,263 shares during the period. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. acquired a new stake in LSC Communications during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $205,000. AHL Partners LLP raised its holdings in LSC Communications by 0.7% during the 2nd quarter. AHL Partners LLP now owns 9,967 shares of the company’s stock worth $213,000 after buying an additional 72 shares during the period. Finally, Voya Investment Management LLC raised its holdings in LSC Communications by 6.8% during the 2nd quarter. Voya Investment Management LLC now owns 14,812 shares of the company’s stock worth $317,000 after buying an additional 946 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 84.36% of the company’s stock.

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LSC Communications Company Profile

LSC Communications, Inc focuses on traditional and digital print, print-related services and office products. The Company’s segments are Print and Office Products. The Company, through its Print segment, provides a range of print product offerings, which include magazines, catalogs, retail inserts, books and directories.

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