1. As of noon trading, Liberty Global ( LBTYA) is down $0.73 (-1.0%) to $72.71 on light volume Thus far, 803,720 shares of Liberty Global exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3.2 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $72.34-$73.78 after having opened the day at $73.40 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $73.44.

Liberty Global, Inc. provides video, broadband Internet, and telephony services to residential and business customers primarily in Europe and Chile. The company operates in three segments: UPC/Unity Division, Telenet, and VTR Group. Liberty Global has a market cap of $10.3 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 15.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

TheStreet Ratings rates Liberty Global as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company has favored debt over equity in the management of its balance sheet. Get the full Liberty Global Ratings Report now.

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