Livent Corporation (NYSE:LTHM) went up by 12.97% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $13.09 and move down -142.41%, while LTHM stocks collected -6.41% of loss with the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 03/23/20 that Livent Provides Update On Status Of Its Argentina Operations Following Government Decree

Livent Corporation (NYSE:LTHM) Worth an Investment?

Livent Corporation (NYSE: LTHM) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 15.74 times of increase in earnings at the present.

LTHM Market Performance

LTHM stocks went down by -6.41% for the week, with the monthly drop of -43.40% and a quarterly performance of -37.72%, while its annual performance rate touched -56.45%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -25.36% for LTHM stocks with the simple moving average of -28.90% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion on Livent Corporation (NYSE:LTHM)

Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for LTHM stocks, with Vertical Research repeating the rating for LTHM shares by setting it to “Sell”. The predicted price for LTHM socks in the upcoming period according to Vertical Research is $52 based on the research report published on February 21, 2020.

BMO Capital Markets, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see LTHM stock at the price of $7.50. The rating they have provided for LTHM stocks is “Underperform” according to the report published on February 21, 2020.

Credit Suisse gave “ Neutral” rating to LTHM stocks, setting the target price at $11 in the report published on February 18, 2020.

LTHM Stocks -38.31% Far from 50 Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought LTHM to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Livent Corporation was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -58.75% of loss for the given period.

The stock volatility was left at 12.63%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 19.16%, while the shares sank at the distance of -44.50% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by -32.58% lower at the present time.

In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, LTHM went down by -6.41%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -20.94% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $7.02. In addition, Livent Corporation saw -36.84% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further losses.

LTHM Stock Fundamentals

The current profitability levels are settled at +22.12 for the present operating margin and +33.37 for gross margin. The net margin for Livent Corporation stands at +12.92. Equity return holds the value 9.50%, with 6.70% for asset returns.