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LAZ - Lazard Share Price

$36.61 -0.3  -0.9%

Last Trade - 19/10/20

Large Cap
Market Cap £3.23bn
Enterprise Value £2.98bn
Revenue £1.94bn
Position in Universe 1270th / 6403
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52w High -17.8%
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Financial Summary
Year End 31st Dec 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020E 2021E CAGR / Avg
2,363 2,405 2,384 2,698 2,885 2,667 2,178 2,503 +2.4%
+77.0 +131.5 -60.5 +74.2 -22.5 -33.9 -13.3 +34.3
Balance Sheet
FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the six months ended 30 June 2020, Lazard Ltd revenues decreased 12% to $1.15B. Net income applicable to common stockholders decreased 17% to $135.1M. Revenues reflect Asset Management segment decrease of 13% to $537.4M, Financial Advisory segment decrease of 10% to $603.8M. Net income also reflects Asset Management segment income decrease of 28% to $137.6M, Financial Advisory segment income decrease of 5% to $105.9M.
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Profile Summary

Lazard Ltd (Lazard) is a financial advisory and asset management company. The Company operates through two segments: Financial Advisory and Asset Management. It serves a range of clients around the world, including corporations, governments, institutions, partnerships and individuals. The Financial Advisory business segment offers corporate, partnership, institutional, government, sovereign and individual clients across the globe a range of financial advisory services regarding mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and other strategic matters, restructurings, capital structure, capital raising and various other financial matters to corporate, partnership, institutional, government, sovereign and individual clients. The Asset Management business provides investment solutions and investment management services in equity and fixed income strategies, alternative investments and private equity funds to corporations, public funds and sovereign entities.

Last Annual December 31st, 2019
Last Interim June 30th, 2020
Incorporated October 25, 2004
Public Since May 5, 2005
No. of Shareholders: 23
No. of Employees: 2,983
Sector Financials
Industry Investment Banking & Investment Services
Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Shares in Issue 112,766,091
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Upcoming Events for LAZ
Thursday 29th October, 2020
Q3 2020 Lazard Ltd Earnings Call
Thursday 29th October, 2020 Estimate
Q3 2020 Lazard Ltd Earnings Release
Thursday 28th January, 2021 Estimate
Q4 2020 Lazard Ltd Earnings Release
Frequently Asked Questions for Lazard
What is the Lazard share price?

As of 19/10/20, shares in Lazard are trading at $36.61, giving the company a market capitalisation of £3.23bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Lazard share price performed this year?

Shares in Lazard are currently trading at $36.61 and the price has moved by -0.24% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Lazard price has moved by -14.48% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Lazard?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Lazard, there are there are currently 1 "buy" , 4 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Lazard is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Lazard next release its financial results?

Lazard is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-06-30
What is the Lazard dividend yield?

The Lazard dividend yield is 6.44% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Lazard pay a dividend?

Last year, Lazard paid a total dividend of 2.38, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 6.44%. Looking ahead, Lazard has not announced an ex-dividend date yet.

When does Lazard next pay dividends?

Lazard has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date. The historic dividend yield on Lazard shares is currently 6.44%.

How do I buy Lazard shares?

To buy shares in Lazard you'll need a share-dealing account with an online or offline stock broker. Once you have opened your account and transferred funds into it, you'll be able to search and select shares to buy and sell. You can use Stockopedia’s share research software to help you find the the kinds of shares that suit your investment strategy and objectives.

What is the market cap of Lazard?

Shares in Lazard are currently trading at $36.61, giving the company a market capitalisation of £3.23bn.

Where are Lazard shares listed? Where are Lazard shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Lazard:

Country of listing: United States
Exchange: NYQ
Ticker Symbol: LAZ
What kind of share is Lazard?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Lazard is currently classified as a Super Stock. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Lazard share price forecast 2020?

Shares in Lazard are currently priced at $36.61. At that level they are trading at 1.16% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering Lazard currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 2.265 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Lazard share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Lazard. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 7.61%. At the current price of $36.61, shares in Lazard are trading at 16.16% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Lazard PE Ratio?

The Lazard PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 15.19. The shares are currently trading at $36.61.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Lazard?

Lazard's management team is headed by:

Scott Hoffman - CAD
Steven Heyer - IND
Alexander Stern - PRE
Kenneth Jacobs - CHM
Ashish Bhutani - DRC
Richard Parsons - LED
Andrew Alper - IND
Michelle Jarrard - IND
Richard Haass - IND
Evan Russo - CFO
Tim Wielechowski - MDR
Who are the major shareholders of Lazard?

Here are the top five shareholders of Lazard based on the size of their shareholding:

The Vanguard Group, Inc. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 8.7% (9.81m shares)
Fidelity Management & Research Company LLC Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 7.55% (8.51m shares)
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 7.51% (8.47m shares)
Southeastern Asset Management, Inc. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 6.23% (7.02m shares)
Ariel Investments, LLC Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 4.79% (5.40m shares)
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