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NASDAQ:EXPOExponent Stock Price, Forecast & News

$78.55
+1.84 (+2.40 %)
(As of 06/5/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$77.46
Now: $78.55
$79.45
50-Day Range
$62.72
MA: $69.50
$77.56
52-Week Range
$56.72
Now: $78.55
$82.82
Volume250,531 shs
Average Volume291,768 shs
Market Capitalization$4.05 billion
P/E Ratio49.09
Dividend Yield0.99%
Beta0.25
Exponent, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a science and engineering consulting company worldwide. Its services include analysis of product development, product recall, regulatory compliance, and the discovery of potential problems related to products, people, property, and impending litigation. The company operates in two segments, Engineering and Other Scientific, and Environmental and Health. The Engineering and Other Scientific segment provides services in the areas of biomechanics, biomedical engineering, buildings and structures, civil engineering, construction consulting, electrical engineering and computer science, human factors, industrial structures, materials and corrosion engineering, mechanical engineering, polymer science and materials chemistry, statistical and data sciences, thermal sciences, and vehicle analysis. The Environmental and Health segment offers services in the areas of chemical regulation and food safety, ecological and biological sciences, environmental and earth sciences, and health sciences. The company offers approximately 90 different technical disciplines to solve complicated issues facing industry and government. It serves clients in chemical, construction, consumer products, energy, food, beverage and nutrition, government, life sciences, insurance, manufacturing, technology, industrial equipment, transportation, and other sectors of the economy. The company was formerly known as The Failure Group, Inc. and changed its name to Exponent, Inc. in 1998. Exponent, Inc. was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, California.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.02 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Management consulting services
Sub-IndustryResearch & Consulting Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:EXPO
CUSIP30214U10
Phone650-326-9400

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$417.20 million
Cash Flow$1.75 per share
Book Value$6.76 per share

Profitability

Net Income$82.46 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,201
Market Cap$4.05 billion
Next Earnings Date7/16/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Exponent (NASDAQ:EXPO) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Exponent's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Exponent's stock was trading at $75.99 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, EXPO stock has increased by 3.4% and is now trading at $78.55. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Exponent?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Exponent in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Exponent.

When is Exponent's next earnings date?

Exponent is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 16th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Exponent.

How were Exponent's earnings last quarter?

Exponent, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPO) issued its earnings results on Thursday, April, 30th. The business services provider reported $0.49 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.42 by $0.07. The business services provider had revenue of $99.70 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $101.21 million. Exponent had a net margin of 20.28% and a return on equity of 25.03%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 7.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.42 earnings per share. View Exponent's earnings history.

How often does Exponent pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Exponent?

Exponent announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 30th. Investors of record on Friday, June 12th will be given a dividend of $0.19 per share on Friday, June 26th. This represents a $0.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.97%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 11th. View Exponent's dividend history.

When did Exponent's stock split? How did Exponent's stock split work?

Shares of Exponent split on Thursday, June 7th 2018. The 2-1 split was announced on Tuesday, May 15th 2018. The newly created shares were issued to shareholders after the closing bell on Wednesday, June 6th 2018. An investor that had 100 shares of Exponent stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

What price target have analysts set for EXPO?

5 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Exponent's stock. Their forecasts range from $81.00 to $94.00. On average, they expect Exponent's stock price to reach $86.33 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 9.9% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Exponent.

Has Exponent been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about EXPO stock have been trending very negative on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Exponent earned a media sentiment score of -3.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the business services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutExponent.

Are investors shorting Exponent?

Exponent saw a increase in short interest in the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 1,150,000 shares, an increase of 27.6% from the April 15th total of 901,400 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 307,300 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.7 days. Approximately 2.3% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Exponent's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Exponent's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Exponent own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Exponent investors own include AbbVie (ABBV), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Pfizer (PFE), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), Ford Motor (F), AT&T (T), Adobe (ADBE), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU) and UnitedHealth Group (UNH).

Who are Exponent's key executives?

Exponent's management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. Paul R. Johnston, Exec. Chairman (Age 65)
  • Dr. Catherine Ford Corrigan, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Richard L. Schlenker Jr., Exec. VP, CFO & Corp. Sec. (Age 53)
  • Dr. Harri K. Kytomaa, Group VP & Principal Engineer (Age 60)
  • Dr. Steven J. Murray, Group VP & Principal Engineer (Age 44)

What is Exponent's stock symbol?

Exponent trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "EXPO."

Who are Exponent's major shareholders?

Exponent's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.81%), Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC (3.29%), State Street Corp (3.15%), Riverbridge Partners LLC (1.77%), GW&K Investment Management LLC (1.75%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.68%). Company insiders that own Exponent stock include Bradley A James, Carol Lindstrom, Harri Kytomaa, John Pye, Paul R Johnston, Richard L Schlenker Jr and Richard Reiss. View institutional ownership trends for Exponent.

Which major investors are selling Exponent stock?

EXPO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC, BlackRock Inc., Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C, TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, Sandler Capital Management, and Wellington Management Group LLP. Company insiders that have sold Exponent company stock in the last year include Bradley A James, Harri Kytomaa, John Pye, Paul R Johnston, and Richard L Schlenker Jr. View insider buying and selling activity for Exponent.

Which major investors are buying Exponent stock?

EXPO stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Deutsche Bank AG, Redwood Investments LLC, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , State Street Corp, FDx Advisors Inc., FDx Advisors Inc., Bessemer Group Inc., and AXA. View insider buying and selling activity for Exponent.

How do I buy shares of Exponent?

Shares of EXPO can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Exponent's stock price today?

One share of EXPO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $78.55.

How big of a company is Exponent?

Exponent has a market capitalization of $4.05 billion and generates $417.20 million in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $82.46 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.53 on an earnings per share basis. Exponent employs 1,201 workers across the globe.

What is Exponent's official website?

The official website for Exponent is www.exponent.com.

How can I contact Exponent?

Exponent's mailing address is 149 COMMONWEALTH DRIVE, MENLO PARK CA, 94025. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 650-326-9400 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/6/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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