I don't think the halving will be good to the price. Unlike BTC where the entire economy relies on it, LTC (though established) is just another ■■■■ coin. Half rewards means it's half as desirable to mine.
They have their own issues......
Not enough POS wallets on the network yet to really make block confirmation times feasible.
A stake from early afternoon yesterday is still not confirmed in my wallet
Hopefully they didn't lose too much interest with the delayed start of POS