Exponent, Inc., along with its subsidiaries, is a science and engineering consulting company. The Company operates through two segments: Engineering and Other Scientific, and Environmental and Health. Its Engineering and Other Scientific segment includes biomechanics, biomedical engineering, buildings and structures, civil engineering, construction consulting, electrical engineering and computer science, engineering management consulting, human factors, industrial structures, materials and corrosion engineering, mechanical engineering, polymer science and materials chemistry, technology development, thermal sciences and vehicle analysis services. Its Environmental and Health segment includes chemical regulation and food safety; ecological and biological sciences; environmental and earth sciences; epidemiology, biostatistics and computational biology; occupational and environmental health risk assessment, and toxicology and mechanistic biology.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Business Services
- Industry: Management Services
- Sub-Industry: Research & Consulting Services
- Exchange: NASDAQ
- Symbol: EXPO
- CUSIP: 30214U10
- Previous Close: $58.35
- 50 Day Moving Average: $57.98
- 200 Day Moving Average: $55.85
- 52-Week Range: $45.00 - $64.80
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 33.34
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 30.23
- P/E Growth: 2.72
- Market Cap: $1.53B
- Outstanding Shares: 26,261,000
- Beta: 0.63
- Net Margins: 15.07%
- Return on Equity: 15.76%
- Return on Assets: 11.07%
Companies Related to Exponent:
- Current Ratio: 3.42%
- Quick Ratio: 3.72%
What is Exponent's stock symbol?
Exponent trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "EXPO."
How often does Exponent pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Exponent?
Exponent announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 2nd. Investors of record on Friday, March 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.21 per share on Friday, March 24th. This represents a $0.84 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.44%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 1st. This is an increase from Exponent's previous quarterly dividend of $0.18.
Where is Exponent's stock going? Where will Exponent's stock price be in 2017?
2 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Exponent's stock. Their predictions range from $60.00 to $64.00. On average, they anticipate Exponent's share price to reach $62.00 in the next year.
When will Exponent announce their earnings?
Exponent is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April, 19th 2017.
What are analysts saying about Exponent stock?
Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Exponent stock:
According to Zacks Investment Research, "Exponent, Inc., is a multidisciplinary organization of scientists, physicians, engineers and business consultants performing in-depth scientific research and analysis in over 90 technical disciplines. The company is an engineering and scientific consulting firm providing solutions to complex problems. The firm has been best known for analyzing accidents and failures to determine their causes, but in recent years it has become more active in assisting clients with human health, environmental and engineering issues associated with new products to help prevent problems in the future. The Company serves clients in the automotive, aviation, chemical, construction, consumer products, energy, government, health, insurance, manufacturing, technology and other sectors. " (2/3/2017)
Cantor Fitzgerald analysts commented, "with recent results and large engagements subside." The analysts expect Exponent to deliver 3.1 percent annual revenue growth and estimate adjusted EPS to grow 8.6 percent to $1.76 in 2017."Potential catalysts include litigation-related work and a pickup in proactive work. Due to the defensive nature of Exponent's work (roughly 60 percent is noncyclical, related to litigation for defendant corporations), volatile economic conditions or even recessions tend not to have much of a negative impact on the company's core organic growth," (8/26/2016)
Who owns Exponent stock?
Exponent's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.54%), Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C (3.42%), State Street Corp (2.18%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.50%), Royce & Associates LP (1.12%) and RK Capital Management LLC (0.53%). Company insiders that own Exponent stock include Catherine Corrigan, Harri Kytomaa, Michael R Gaulke, Paul Boehm, Paul R Johnston, Richard L Schlenker Jr, Richard L Schlenker, Jr, Robert D Caligiuri, Stephen C Riggins and Steven J Murray.
Who sold Exponent stock? Who is selling Exponent stock?
Exponent's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Royce & Associates LP, Handelsbanken Fonder AB, RK Capital Management LLC, Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky, Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C, AQR Capital Management LLC and Brown Advisory Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Exponent stock in the last year include Catherine Corrigan, Harri Kytomaa, Michael R Gaulke, Paul Boehm, Paul R Johnston, Richard L Schlenker Jr, Robert D Caligiuri, Stephen C Riggins and Steven J Murray.
Who bought Exponent stock? Who is buying Exponent stock?
Exponent's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Axiom International Investors LLC DE, Russell Investments Group Ltd., State Street Corp, Summit Global Investments, DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main, Bayesian Capital Management LP, Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd and Envestnet Asset Management Inc..
How do I buy Exponent stock?
Shares of Exponent can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of Exponent stock cost?
One share of Exponent stock can currently be purchased for approximately $58.35.