Liquidity Services, Inc. (LQDT): Price and Financial Metrics

Liquidity Services, Inc. (LQDT): $17.35

0.19 (-1.08%)

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LQDT Price/Volume Stats

Current price $17.35 52-week high $18.87
Prev. close $17.54 52-week low $11.97
Day low $17.26 Volume 97,011
Day high $17.76 Avg. volume 146,661
50-day MA $17.63 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $15.05 Market Cap 532.49M

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  • LQDT scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 98.33% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for LQDT is in Quality, which has been heading up over the past 179 days.
  • LQDT ranks lowest in Momentum; there it ranks in the 4th percentile.

LQDT Stock Summary

  • LIQUIDITY SERVICES INC's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 71.64% of US listed stocks.
  • For LQDT, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by merely 13.12% of US equities we're observing.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of -28.15%, LIQUIDITY SERVICES INC's debt growth rate surpasses merely 11.35% of about US stocks.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to LQDT, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are DAIO, ACLS, SPOK, AEIS, and KOPN.
  • LQDT's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit LIQUIDITY SERVICES INC's official web site, go to

LQDT Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Consumer Cyclical stock, LQDT's price/sales ratio is 157.14% higher, now standing at 1.8.
  • Over the past 214 months, LQDT's price/sales ratio has gone down 1.4.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for LQDT.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
LQDT 2023-09-13 1.8 3.5 23.7 15.0
LQDT 2023-09-12 1.8 3.5 23.9 15.1
LQDT 2023-09-11 1.8 3.5 23.8 15.1
LQDT 2023-09-08 1.7 3.3 22.4 14.0
LQDT 2023-09-07 1.7 3.3 22.5 14.1
LQDT 2023-09-06 1.7 3.4 22.9 14.4

LQDT Growth Metrics

    Its year over year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 267.68%.
  • Its 5 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 72.62%.
  • The year over year revenue growth rate now stands at 24.34%.
Over the past 15 months, LQDT's revenue has gone up $28,094,000.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 285.625 32.303 40.69
2022-09-30 280.05 44.833 40.324
2022-06-30 275.175 42.283 64.736
2022-03-31 274.975 48.729 56.747
2021-12-31 268.486 61.25 50.037
2021-09-30 257.531 65.417 50.949

LQDT'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.
  • LQDT has a Quality Grade of A, ranking ahead of 99.12% of graded US stocks.
  • LQDT's asset turnover comes in at 1.133 -- ranking 101st of 563 Business Services stocks.
  • ZEN, ETSY, and PIRS are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with LQDT.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 1.133 0.588 -1.613
2021-03-31 1.081 0.574 -1.864
2020-12-31 1.084 0.555 5.343
2020-09-30 1.089 0.534 -0.237
2020-06-30 1.118 0.518 -0.742
2020-03-31 1.180 0.525 -0.706

LQDT Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of LQDT, see our LQDT 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 $32.50 Average Broker Recommendation 1 (Strong Buy)

Liquidity Services, Inc. (LQDT) Company Bio

Liquidity Services operates online auction marketplaces for sellers and buyers of surplus, salvage, and scrap assets in the United States. The company was founded in 1999 and is based in Washington, District of Columbia.

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AllSurplus to Conduct Online Auction of Unused Surplus Equipment from Oil Sands and Heavy Oil Operations for Leading Energy Company

More than 150 assets offered for sale through online global platformBETHESDA, Md., Sept. 15, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Liquidity Services (NASDAQ:LQDT), a leading global commerce company powering the circular economy, today announced the auction of energy surplus assets in the Alberta, Canada for a leading oil and gas industry partner. More than 150 unused energy assets are currently available until 6:00 pm EDT September 20, 2023 on, the largest online marketplace for surplus busin

Yahoo | September 15, 2023

Pacific County, WA Treasurer’s Office’s First Virtual Tax Sale Opens on to Huge Success

26 of the 27 properties listed on Bid4Assets sold in a two-day online tax saleSOUTH BEND, Wash., Aug. 31, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Pacific County, WA Treasurer’s office conducted the county’s first-ever virtual tax foreclosure sale with Bid4Assets, a leading online auction marketplace for distressed real estate sales. The sale ran from July 6 to July 7 and resulted in 26 of the 27 properties listed selling at auction, producing a total of $519,260 in sale proceeds. “Our office had not held a

Yahoo | August 31, 2023

Are Robust Financials Driving The Recent Rally In Liquidity Services, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:LQDT) Stock?

Liquidity Services (NASDAQ:LQDT) has had a great run on the share market with its stock up by a significant 20% over...

Yahoo | August 27, 2023

GovDeals Achieves $4 Billion in Sales

Sales Growth Milestone Reinforces Position as Industry Leader in Public SectorMONTGOMERY, Ala., Aug. 14, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GovDeals, the leading online marketplace for government agencies, educational institutions, and related agencies to sell surplus assets, is thrilled to announce it has completed $4 Billion in cumulative auction sales. This remarkable achievement underscores the company’s unwavering commitment to sustainable business practices and transparent surplus sales. Since its i

Yahoo | August 14, 2023

Q3 2023 Liquidity Services Inc Earnings Call

Q3 2023 Liquidity Services Inc Earnings Call

Yahoo | August 4, 2023

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LQDT Price Returns

1-mo -4.67%
3-mo 11.72%
6-mo 37.15%
1-year 7.36%
3-year 152.00%
5-year 179.84%
YTD 23.40%
2022 -36.32%
2021 38.78%
2020 166.95%
2019 -3.40%
2018 27.22%

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