Lithium Americas Corp (TSE:LAC) Director Jonathan David Evans purchased 8,500 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, October 17th. The shares were bought at an average price of C$4.08 per share, for a total transaction of C$34,680.00.

LAC opened at C$5.38 on Thursday. Lithium Americas Corp has a 52-week low of C$4.58 and a 52-week high of C$14.06.

Lithium Americas (TSE:LAC) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August 14th. The company reported C($0.10) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of C($0.08) by C($0.02). The company had revenue of C$1.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of C$1.39 million. Lithium Americas had a negative net margin of 1,204.82% and a negative return on equity of 52.25%.

A number of analysts recently issued reports on LAC shares. Cormark increased their price target on shares of Lithium Americas from C$13.25 to C$13.75 in a report on Friday, June 22nd. Eight Capital increased their price target on shares of Lithium Americas from C$13.00 to C$13.70 in a report on Tuesday, August 14th.

Lithium Americas Company Profile

Lithium Americas Corp. operates as a resource company in the United States. The company explores for lithium deposits. It primarily holds interests in the Cauchari-Olaroz Project located in Jujuy province of Argentina; and the Lithium Nevada Project covering approximately 15,233 hectares of area located in northwestern Nevada.

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