First Trust Advisors LP increased its stake in shares of Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LBTYK) by 6.4% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 91,886 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 5,564 shares during the period. First Trust Advisors LP’s holdings in Liberty Global PLC were worth $2,633,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of LBTYK. Wellington Management Group LLP boosted its stake in Liberty Global PLC by 9.1% in the first quarter. Wellington Management Group LLP now owns 2,233,283 shares of the company’s stock valued at $83,882,000 after buying an additional 185,340 shares during the period. BlueMountain Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in Liberty Global PLC by 326.6% in the first quarter. BlueMountain Capital Management LLC now owns 23,998 shares of the company’s stock valued at $901,000 after buying an additional 18,373 shares during the period. MIG Capital LLC boosted its stake in Liberty Global PLC by 36.3% in the first quarter. MIG Capital LLC now owns 797,000 shares of the company’s stock valued at $29,935,000 after buying an additional 212,400 shares during the period. Gabelli Securities Inc. purchased a new position in Liberty Global PLC during the second quarter valued at approximately $1,442,000. Finally, Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC purchased a new position in Liberty Global PLC during the first quarter valued at approximately $289,000. 56.56% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LBTYK) traded up 0.59% on Tuesday, hitting $32.13. The stock had a trading volume of 2,033,232 shares. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $31.04 and its 200 day moving average price is $33.77. The firm’s market cap is $29.56 billion. Liberty Global PLC has a one year low of $25.86 and a one year high of $45.57.

Separately, TheStreet upgraded Liberty Global PLC from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, June 7th.

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