Lazard LTD. (LAZ): Price and Financial Metrics

Lazard LTD. (LAZ): $38.54

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LAZ Price/Volume Stats

Current price $38.54 52-week high $42.15
Prev. close $38.89 52-week low $25.82
Day low $38.16 Volume 954,700
Day high $39.29 Avg. volume 1,268,600
50-day MA $37.93 Dividend yield 5.2%
200-day MA $32.94 Market Cap 4.35B

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  • Quality is the dimension where LAZ ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 80.13% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for LAZ is in Quality, which has been heading down over the past 179 days.
  • LAZ ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 4th percentile.

LAZ Stock Summary

  • LAZARD LTD's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 94.04% of US listed stocks.
  • LAZ's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of 92.2% of US stocks.
  • Over the past twelve months, LAZ has reported earnings growth of -115%, putting it ahead of only 11.84% of US stocks in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to LAZ, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are THG, ENZN, UVE, KINS, and WU.
  • LAZ's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit LAZARD LTD's official web site, go to

LAZ Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Financial Services stock, LAZ's price/earnings ratio is 466.36% lower, now standing at -40.3.
  • LAZ's price/sales ratio has moved up 0.9 over the prior 227 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for LAZ.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
LAZ 2023-12-22 1.6 10.8 -40.3 -52.0
LAZ 2023-12-21 1.6 10.9 -40.7 -52.3
LAZ 2023-12-20 1.6 10.9 -40.7 -52.3
LAZ 2023-12-19 1.6 11.0 -40.9 -52.6
LAZ 2023-12-18 1.6 10.8 -40.2 -51.9
LAZ 2023-12-15 1.6 10.9 -40.7 -52.4

LAZ Growth Metrics

    The year over year price growth rate now stands at -24.81%.
  • Its 2 year price growth rate is now at 34.84%.
  • Its 5 year price growth rate is now at -41.87%.
Over the past 33 months, LAZ's revenue has gone up $466,784,000.

The table below shows LAZ's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 3,053.557 972.516 525.53
2022-06-30 3,044.242 936.103 526.942
2022-03-31 3,227.833 775.889 554.64
2021-12-31 3,193.048 866.079 528.064
2021-09-30 3,078.827 733.749 507.576
2021-06-30 2,939.076 591.312 475.459

LAZ's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • LAZ has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 90.82% of graded US stocks.
  • LAZ's asset turnover comes in at 0.486 -- ranking 44th of 444 Trading stocks.
  • WHG, COR, and LAMR are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with LAZ.

The table below shows LAZ's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.486 1 0.099
2021-06-30 0.489 1 0.095
2021-03-31 0.468 1 0.085
2020-12-31 0.470 1 0.080
2020-09-30 0.448 1 0.065
2020-06-30 0.449 1 0.056

LAZ Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of LAZ, see our LAZ price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $55.13 Average Broker Recommendation 1.61 (Moderate Buy)

Lazard LTD. (LAZ) Company Bio

Lazard Ltd. provides advice on mergers and acquisitions, strategic matters, restructuring and capital structure, capital raising and corporate finance, as well as asset management services to corporations, partnerships, institutions, governments and individuals. The company was founded in 1848 and is based in Hamilton, Bermuda.

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Below are the latest news stories about LAZARD LTD that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate LAZ as an investment opportunity.

Further Upside For Lazard Ltd (NYSE:LAZ) Shares Could Introduce Price Risks After 30% Bounce

Lazard Ltd ( NYSE:LAZ ) shares have had a really impressive month, gaining 30% after a shaky period beforehand. While...

Yahoo | December 18, 2023

Lazard (LAZ), Elaia Enter Negotiations for Strategic Partnership

Lazard (LAZ) and Elaia enter exclusive negotiations to form a strategic partnership and launch a private investment platform.

Yahoo | December 15, 2023

Invesco (IVZ) Surges 7.6%: Is This an Indication of Further Gains?

Invesco (IVZ) saw its shares surge in the last session with trading volume being higher than average. The latest trend in earnings estimate revisions may not translate into further price increase in the near term.

Yahoo | December 15, 2023

Lazard and Elaia Partners Enter Into Exclusive Negotiations for a Strategic Partnership to Develop a European Private Technology Investment Platform

PARIS, December 14, 2023--Lazard, a global leader in active asset management, and Elaia Partners, an established European venture capital firm, today announced their entry into exclusive negotiations to form a strategic partnership and launch a private investment platform. Based in Paris, the new joint asset management firm, together with Lazard and Elaia Partners, would aim to meet the capital needs of future French and European technology and deep tech leaders. With this new entity, Lazard and

Yahoo | December 14, 2023

Lazard, VC firm Elaia in talks to develop technology investment platform

Investment bank Lazard said on Thursday it is in talks with European venture capitalist firm Elaia Partners to form a private investment platform that will support European tech companies from early stage funding to their listing on markets. The new joint asset management firm will be based in Paris, Lazard said. Lazard joins a growing list of global investment firms that are expanding into foreign countries.

Yahoo | December 14, 2023

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LAZ Price Returns

1-mo 0.15%
3-mo 29.14%
6-mo 13.33%
1-year 7.99%
3-year 10.96%
5-year 31.29%
YTD 12.18%
2023 6.92%
2022 -16.21%
2021 7.41%
2020 12.08%
2019 15.22%

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