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LivePerson Inc (LPSN) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2018

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LivePerson Inc (LPSN) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on December 31, 2018. LivePerson Inc along with its subsidiaries provides digital engagement solutions offering a cloud-based platform which enables businesses to proactively connect with consumers through chat, voice, and content delivery. LivePerson Inc has a market cap of $1.74 billion; its shares were traded at around $27.39 with and P/S ratio of 6.61.

For the last quarter LivePerson Inc reported a revenue of $65.7 million, compared with the revenue of $57.39 million during the same period a year ago. For the latest fiscal year the company reported a revenue of $249.8 million, an increase of 14.1% from last year. For the last five years LivePerson Inc had an average revenue growth rate of 5.1% a year.

The reported loss per diluted share was 42 cents for the year, compared with the loss per share of $0.47 in the previous year. The LivePerson Inc had an operating margin of -7.7%, compared with the operating margin of -6.96% a year before. The 10-year historical median operating margin of LivePerson Inc is -2.49%. The profitability rank of the company is 6 (out of 10).

At the end of the fiscal year, LivePerson Inc has the cash and cash equivalents of $66.4 million, compared with $56.1 million in the previous year. The company had no long term debt. LivePerson Inc has a financial strength rank of 9 (out of 10).

At the current stock price of $27.39, LivePerson Inc is traded at 94.9% premium to its historical median P/S valuation band of $14.05. The P/S ratio of the stock is 6.61, while the historical median P/S ratio is 3.39. The stock gained 88.25% during the past 12 months.

For the complete 20-year historical financial data of LPSN, click here.

This article first appeared on GuruFocus.