CRA International,Inc. Company Profile (NASDAQ:CRAI)

About CRA International,Inc. (NASDAQ:CRAI)

CRA International,Inc. logoCRA International, Inc. is a global consulting firm. The Company provides economic, financial and management consulting services. The Company consulting services in two areas: litigation, regulatory, and financial consulting and management consulting. The Company provides services, such as economic capability, analyses and testimony in areas, such as Antitrust & Competition; Damages & Valuation; Financial Accounting & Valuation; Financial Economics; Forensic & Cyber Investigations; Insurance Economics; Intellectual Property; International Arbitration; Labor & Employment; Mergers & Acquisitions; Regulatory Economics & Compliance; Securities & Financial Markets, and Transfer Pricing. It offers management consulting in the areas, including Auctions & Competitive Bidding; Corporate & Business Strategy; Enterprise Risk Management; Environmental & Energy Strategy; Intellectual Property & Technology Management; Organization & Performance Improvement, and Transaction Advisory Services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Business Services
  • Industry: Legal Services
  • Sub-Industry: Research & Consulting Services
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:CRAI
  • CUSIP: 12618T10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $353.39 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 8,224,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $40.30
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $36.91
  • 52 Week Range: $26.66 - $43.43
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 30.78
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 24.84
  • P/E Growth: 3.40
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $342.99 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.03
  • Book Value: $25.42 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.69
  • Annual Dividend: $0.56
  • Dividend Yield: 1.3%
  • EBITDA: $29.38 million
  • Net Margins: 3.47%
  • Return on Equity: 5.89%
  • Return on Assets: 3.89%
  • Current Ratio: 1.83%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.83%
  • Average Volume: 41,882 shs.
  • Beta: 0.78
  • Short Ratio: 4.55

Frequently Asked Questions for CRA International,Inc. (NASDAQ:CRAI)

What is CRA International,Inc.'s stock symbol?

CRA International,Inc. trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CRAI."

How often does CRA International,Inc. pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for CRA International,Inc.?

CRA International,Inc. announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 27th. Investors of record on Tuesday, August 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.14 per share on Friday, September 15th. This represents a $0.56 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.30%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 25th. View CRA International,Inc.'s Dividend History.

How will CRA International,Inc.'s stock buyback program work?

CRA International,Inc. declared that its Board of Directors has approved a stock repurchase plan on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $20,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire up to 6.2% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are often a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were CRA International,Inc.'s earnings last quarter?

CRA International,Inc. (NASDAQ:CRAI) issued its earnings results on Thursday, July, 27th. The company reported $0.48 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.41 by $0.07. The company had revenue of $93.56 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $88.77 million. CRA International,Inc. had a net margin of 3.47% and a return on equity of 5.89%. The business's revenue was up 13.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.40 EPS. View CRA International,Inc.'s Earnings History.

When will CRA International,Inc. make its next earnings announcement?

CRA International,Inc. is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 26th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for CRA International,Inc..

Who are some of CRA International,Inc.'s key competitors?

Who are CRA International,Inc.'s key executives?

CRA International,Inc.'s management team includes the folowing people:

  • Paul Maleh, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Jonathan D. Yellin, Executive Vice President, General Counsel
  • Douglas C. Miller CPA, Chief Accounting Officer
  • Chad M. Holmes, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Treasurer
  • Rowland T. Moriarty, Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Thomas Aiken Avery, Independent Director
  • William F. Concannon, Independent Director
  • Nancy Hawthorne, Independent Director
  • Robert Holthausen, Independent Director

How do I buy CRA International,Inc. stock?

Shares of CRA International,Inc. can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is CRA International,Inc.'s stock price today?

One share of CRA International,Inc. stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.97.

MarketBeat Community Rating for CRA International,Inc. (NASDAQ CRAI)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  50 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  68 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  118
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for CRA International,Inc. (NASDAQ:CRAI) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A
Consensus Price Target History for CRA International,Inc. (NASDAQ:CRAI)
Price Target History for CRA International,Inc. (NASDAQ:CRAI)
Analysts' Ratings History for CRA International,Inc. (NASDAQ:CRAI)
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Earnings History for CRA International,Inc. (NASDAQ:CRAI)
Earnings by Quarter for CRA International,Inc. (NASDAQ:CRAI)
Earnings History by Quarter for CRA International,Inc. (NASDAQ CRAI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/25/2017$0.40N/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2017Q2 2017$0.41$0.48$88.77 million$93.56 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2017Q1 2017$0.37$0.33$84.35 million$88.17 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/1/2017Q4 2016$0.30$0.24$79.08 million$79.57 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$0.32$0.39$80.30 million$81.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.35$0.40$78.69 million$82.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.27$0.30$76.80 million$80.91 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/18/2016Q4$0.23$0.03$72.20 million$72.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q315$0.38$0.32$76.76 million$76.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.40$0.38$79.31 million$76.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q1$0.36$0.37$76.18 million$78.04 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/17/2015Q4 2014$0.33$0.41$73.07 million$78.46 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2015Q4$0.33$0.37ViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q3$0.33$0.33$74.20 million$73.48 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q2$0.31$0.32$72.75 million$78.18 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q1$0.28$0.35$68.47 million$76.25 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q4$0.29$0.37$70.10 million$75.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.26$0.32$67.34 million$74.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.32$0.15$66.01 million$65.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/13/2011$0.31$0.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for CRA International,Inc. (NASDAQ:CRAI)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.50
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.37$0.37$0.37
Q2 20171$0.42$0.42$0.42
Q3 20171$0.39$0.39$0.39
Q4 20171$0.32$0.32$0.32
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for CRA International,Inc. (NASDAQ:CRAI)
Most Recent Dividend:9/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.56
Dividend Yield:1.30%
Payout Ratio:40.29% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
36.13% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
32.37% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for CRA International,Inc. (NASDAQ:CRAI)

Dividend History by Quarter for CRA International,Inc. (NASDAQ CRAI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for CRA International,Inc. (NASDAQ:CRAI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 86.72%
Insider Trades by Quarter for CRA International,Inc. (NASDAQ:CRAI)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for CRA International,Inc. (NASDAQ:CRAI)
Insider Trades by Quarter for CRA International,Inc. (NASDAQ:CRAI)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/16/2017Arnold J LowensteinEVPSell2,000$38.00$76,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2016Arnold J LowensteinEVPSell2,000$36.00$72,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/7/2016Arnold J LowensteinEVPSell2,000$35.00$70,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/29/2016Arnold J LowensteinEVPSell2,000$33.00$66,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2016Chad M HolmesCFOSell2,088$29.11$60,781.68View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015Arnold J LowensteinEVPSell2,000$32.33$64,660.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2014Arnold J LowensteinEVPSell6,000$25.00$150,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013Rowland MoriartyDirectorSell2,256$19.00$42,864.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2013Rowland MoriartyDirectorSell1,800$19.15$34,470.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Rowland MoriartyDirectorSell10,453$19.42$202,997.26View SEC Filing  
5/8/2013Rowland MoriartyDirectorSell2,101$18.93$39,771.93View SEC Filing  
5/7/2013Rowland MoriartyDirectorSell4,570$19.05$87,058.50View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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CRA International,Inc. (CRAI) Chart for Sunday, October, 22, 2017

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