Oppenheimer Says Its Time To “Outperform” Leucadia Nat’l (NYSE:LUK). Will Stock Hit Their Target of $27.0?


Why Has Oppenheimer Given Leucadia Nat’l (NYSE:LUK) a $27.0 Price Target

In an analyst note revealed to investors and clients today, Oppenheimer analysts began issuing Leucadia Nat’l (NYSE:LUK) coverage with “Outperform” rating, and a $27.0 target price.

Approximately 173,999 shares of stock traded hands. Leucadia National Corp. (NYSE:LUK) has declined 25.08% since April 28, 2015 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 23.46% the S&P500.

Leucadia National Corporation is a diversified holding firm engaged through its subsidiaries in a variety of businesses. The company has a market cap of $6.61 billion. The Company’s business include capital markets and asset management. It has 32.46 P/E ratio.

According to Zacks Investment Research, “LEUCADIA NATL is a diversified financial services holding company principally engaged in personal and commercial lines of property and casualty insurance, life insurance, banking and lending and manufacturing. The Company concentrates on return on investment and cash flow to build long-term shareholder value, rather than emphasizing volume or market share. Additionally, the Company continuously evaluates the retention and disposition of its existing operations and investigates possible acquisitions of new businesses in order to maximize shareholder value.” Get a free copy of the Zacks research report on Leucadia National Corp. (LUK)