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Last $52.32 USD
Change Today +0.11 / 0.21%
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liberty global plc-a (LBTYA) Details

Liberty Global plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides video, broadband Internet, fixed-line telephony, and mobile services in Europe, Chile, Puerto Rico, and internationally. The company offers various residential services, including video services comprising basic and premium programming, which can be viewed on the television and Internet connected devices; electronic programming guide, high definition (HD) channels, digital video recorder (DVR), and HD DVR services; video-on-demand, set-top boxes, pay-per-view programming, and programming in three-dimensional format services, as well as television applications that allow access to programming on laptops, smartphones, and tablets; and entertainment, sports, movies, documentaries, lifestyles, news, adult, children, and ethnic and foreign channels. It also provides broadband Internet services, such as high speed Internet; email, address book, parental controls, and on-line audio; security; and online storage and Web spaces. In addition, the company offers telephony services consisting of multi-featured and circuit-switched fixed-line telephony services; and mobile services, which include voice, short message service, and Internet or data access. Further, it provides voice, broadband Internet, data, video, wireless, and cloud services to small offices and home offices, medium and large enterprises, and other operators, as well as to financial institutions, health care facilities, education institutions, and government offices. Additionally, the company offers a range of data, voice, and Internet services to carriers, Internet service providers, and mobile operators. It distributes its broadband services through cable distribution systems; and video services through direct-to-home satellite and multichannel multipoint distribution systems. The company was founded in 2004 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.

38,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/13/15
Founded in 2004

liberty global plc-a (LBTYA) Top Compensated Officers

Vice Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $6.9M
Co-Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.0M
Executive Vice President of European Broadban...
Total Annual Compensation: $975.7K
Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice P...
Total Annual Compensation: $931.7K
Co-Chief Financial Officer, Principal Account...
Total Annual Compensation: $931.7K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

liberty global plc-a (LBTYA) Key Developments

Liberty Global plc Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Full Year 2015

Liberty Global plc announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported revenue of EUR 443.4 million against EUR 416.8 million a year ago. Operating profit was EUR 131.4 million against EUR 147.6 million a year ago. Profit before income tax was EUR 59.1 million against EUR 58.7 million a year ago. Profit attributable to owners of the parent was EUR 34.1 million or EUR 0.29 per diluted share against EUR 38.8 million or EUR 0.33 per diluted share a year ago. Net cash from operating activities was EUR 136.9 million against EUR 132.5 million a year ago. Purchases of property and equipment were EUR 68.3 million against EUR 65.1 million a year ago. Purchases of intangibles were EUR 41.1 million against EUR 36.9 million a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was EUR 235.0 million against EUR 237.8 million a year ago. EBITDA was EUR 230.1 million against EUR 236.1 million a year ago. For the full year 2015, the company expects revenue and Adjusted EBITDA growth of 4% to 5% and around 4% respectively, accrued capital expenditures of around 21% of revenue and free cash flow of 240.0 million to 250.0 million.

Carlyle Reportedly Eyes TV3

The Carlyle Group LP (NasdaqGS:CG) have held preliminary discussions with Doughty Hanson about a possible takeover of TV3 Television Network Limited, Sky News reported. Other media groups, including Liberty Global plc (NasdaqGS:LBTY.A), are also reported to have expressed an interest in acquiring TV3 Television Network Limited, although it is unclear whether they plan to table formal offers. The Carlyle Group LP and Doughty Hanson declined to comment.

International Big Companies Could Snap Up TV3

International broadcasters and telecoms companies could be interested in acquiring TV3 Television Network Limited, which is expected to go on the block after receiving takeover approaches. The Sunday Business Post last week revealed that TV3 had received several unsolicited bids recently. TV3 could fetch up to €140 million, or more than two and a half times its annual revenue. Viacom, Inc. (NasdaqGS:VIAB) Liberty Global plc (NasdaqGS:LBTY.A) and Communicorp Corp. could be possible buyers of the broadcaster.


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