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Liquidity Services Inc LQDT

Morningstar Rating
$20.85 −0.19 (0.90%)
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Price vs Fair Value

LQDT is trading at a 554% premium.
Price
$20.85
Fair Value
$55.97
Uncertainty
High
1-Star Price
$55.15
5-Star Price
$73.97
Economic Moat
Lxmryh
Capital Allocation
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Trading Information

Previous Close Price
$21.04
Day Range
$20.5321.23
52-Week Range
$13.9921.23
Bid/Ask
$8.55 / $32.53
Market Cap
$635.56 Mil
Volume/Avg
95,660 / 113,300

Key Statistics

Price/Earnings (Normalized)
21.96
Price/Sales
2.04
Dividend Yield (Trailing)
Dividend Yield (Forward)
Total Yield
2.09%

Company Profile

Liquidity Services Inc is an online auction marketplace. It manages and sells inventory and equipment for business and government clients by operating a network of e-commerce marketplaces that enable buyers and sellers to transact in an efficient, automated environment offering across different product categories. The company has four reportable segments: GovDeals, Capital Assets Group (CAG), Retail Supply Chain Group (RSCG), and Machinio. It generates majority of its revenue from Retail Supply Chain Group (RSCG) segment which consists of marketplaces that enable corporations located in the United States and Canada to sell excess, returned, and overstocked consumer goods. Geographically, a substantial portion the company's revenue is generated from its business in United States.
Sector
Consumer Cyclical
Industry
Internet Retail
Stock Style Box
Small Growth
Total Number of Employees
716

Comparables

Valuation

Metric
LQDT
ACVA
TDUP
Price/Earnings (Normalized)
21.96
Price/Book Value
3.886.762.39
Price/Sales
2.045.980.67
Price/Cash Flow
13.43330.46
Price/Earnings
LQDT
ACVA
TDUP

Financial Strength

Metric
LQDT
ACVA
TDUP
Quick Ratio
0.961.590.90
Current Ratio
1.141.621.13
Interest Coverage
−51.19−22.95
Quick Ratio
LQDT
ACVA
TDUP

Profitability

Metric
LQDT
ACVA
TDUP
Return on Assets (Normalized)
10.51%−1.00%−16.80%
Return on Equity (Normalized)
18.93%−2.09%−40.01%
Return on Invested Capital (Normalized)
16.15%−3.67%−22.19%
Return on Assets
LQDT
ACVA
TDUP
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