LSC Communications Inc (NYSE:LKSD) has received a consensus rating of “Hold” from the seven ratings firms that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat.com reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The average 1 year target price among brokerages that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $24.00.

A number of analysts have weighed in on LKSD shares. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of LSC Communications from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 10th. Citigroup raised shares of LSC Communications from a “sell” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $23.00 price target for the company in a report on Tuesday, November 14th. BidaskClub raised shares of LSC Communications from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Friday, October 27th. Finally, ValuEngine raised shares of LSC Communications from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, January 9th.

Shares of LSC Communications (NYSE:LKSD) opened at $12.76 on Tuesday. The company has a quick ratio of 1.10, a current ratio of 1.42 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.47. LSC Communications has a 1-year low of $12.71 and a 1-year high of $28.96. The firm has a market cap of $447.06, a price-to-earnings ratio of 44.00, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of -2.86 and a beta of 3.43.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, March 2nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 15th will be issued a dividend of $0.26 per share. This represents a $1.04 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 8.15%. This is an increase from LSC Communications’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.25. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, February 14th. LSC Communications’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 344.84%.

Large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. bought a new position in shares of LSC Communications during the 2nd quarter worth about $205,000. AHL Partners LLP lifted its holdings in shares of LSC Communications by 0.7% during the 2nd quarter. AHL Partners LLP now owns 9,967 shares of the company’s stock worth $213,000 after acquiring an additional 72 shares during the period. Voya Investment Management LLC lifted its holdings in shares of LSC Communications by 6.8% during the 2nd quarter. Voya Investment Management LLC now owns 14,812 shares of the company’s stock worth $317,000 after acquiring an additional 946 shares during the period. Tudor Investment Corp ET AL bought a new position in shares of LSC Communications during the 2nd quarter worth about $481,000. Finally, Nationwide Fund Advisors lifted its holdings in shares of LSC Communications by 1,128.4% during the 2nd quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors now owns 22,873 shares of the company’s stock worth $489,000 after acquiring an additional 21,011 shares during the period. 83.51% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

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LSC Communications Company Profile

LSC Communications, Inc focuses on traditional and digital print, print-related services and office products. The Company’s segments are Print and Office Products. The Company, through its Print segment, provides a range of print product offerings, which include magazines, catalogs, retail inserts, books and directories.

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