Principal Financial Group Inc. increased its stake in shares of Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LBTYK) by 0.2% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 10,152,348 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 23,772 shares during the period. Principal Financial Group Inc. owned about 0.99% of Liberty Global PLC worth $316,549,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

A number of other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of LBTYK. Pinnacle Financial Partners Inc. bought a new stake in Liberty Global PLC during the second quarter valued at approximately $100,000. Wilbanks Smith & Thomas Asset Management LLC bought a new stake in Liberty Global PLC during the first quarter valued at approximately $200,000. Ballentine Partners LLC bought a new stake in Liberty Global PLC during the second quarter valued at approximately $201,000. United Capital Financial Advisers LLC bought a new stake in Liberty Global PLC during the first quarter valued at approximately $211,000. Finally, Hall Kathryn A. bought a new stake in Liberty Global PLC during the first quarter valued at approximately $213,000. 60.01% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Shares of Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ LBTYK) opened at 32.66 on Wednesday. The firm has a market capitalization of $32.78 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 35.89 and a beta of 1.59. Liberty Global PLC has a 52 week low of $27.36 and a 52 week high of $37.00. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $32.34 and a 200 day moving average of $32.53.

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About Liberty Global PLC

Liberty Global plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides video, broadband Internet, fixed-line telephony, mobile, and other communications services to residential customers and businesses internationally. It offers video services, including digital video programming and audio services starting with a basic video service, video-on-demand, electronic programming guide, various premium channel packages, digital video recorders, various mobile applications, set-top boxes, and pay-per-view programming.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LBTYK)

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