Forrester Research Company Profile (NASDAQ:FORR)

About Forrester Research

Forrester Research logoForrester Research, Inc. (Forrester) is a global independent research, data, and advisory services firm. The Company offers research, data, advisory and related services that are thematic, prescriptive, and executable, and that provide a perspective on the changing business environment. Its segments include Research, Product and Project Consulting. The Research segment is responsible for writing the research and performing the Webinars and inquiries for its Research and Connect products. The Product segment includes the product management organization that is responsible for product pricing and packaging and the launch of new products. In addition, this segment includes its Data, Connect and Events organizations. The Project Consulting segment offers project consulting services. Its products and services are categorized into Forrester Research, Forrester Connect, Forrester Data, Forrester Consulting, and Forrester Events.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Research Services
  • Sub-Industry: IT Consulting & Other Services
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: FORR
  • CUSIP: 34656310
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $37.50
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $39.41
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $37.74
  • 52-Week Range: $27.05 - $42.01
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 44.07
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 35.38
  • P/E Growth: 2.67
  • Market Cap: $677.21M
  • Outstanding Shares: 18,059,000
  • Beta: 0.56
  • Net Margins: 4.66%
  • Return on Equity: 12.68%
  • Return on Assets: 5.30%
  • Current Ratio: 1.15%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.15%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Forrester Research (NASDAQ:FORR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Forrester Research (NASDAQ:FORR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
6/22/2016Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
3/23/2015William BlairReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/25/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Forrester Research (NASDAQ:FORR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/26/2016Q316$0.29$79.99 millionListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q216$0.33$0.46$84.98 million$87.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116$0.18$0.18$76.43 million$77.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/10/2016Q4$0.19$0.24$80.20 million$81.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315$0.19$0.30$74.16 million$74.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$0.33$0.40$87.10 million$82.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.17$0.18$76.52 million$75.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q414$0.30$0.31$80.84 million$80.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.24$0.25$74.63 million$75.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214$0.31$0.32$84.00 million$82.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2014Q114$0.15$0.10$72.25 million$73.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/12/2014Q413$0.18$0.20$76.72 million$77.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2013Q313$0.15$0.19$69.78 million$69.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q2 2013$0.24$0.31$77.95 million$78.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2013Q1 2013$0.12$0.21$67.59 million$71.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2013Q4 2012$0.28$0.28$74.14 million$75.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2012$0.22$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$0.33$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012$0.18$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2012$0.36$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.21$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2011$0.24$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Forrester Research (NASDAQ:FORR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.88 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.06 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.10$0.10$0.10
Q2 20162$0.29$0.31$0.30
Q4 20162$0.21$0.30$0.26
Q1 20171$0.17$0.17$0.17
Q2 20171$0.33$0.33$0.33
Q3 20171$0.20$0.20$0.20
Q4 20171$0.32$0.32$0.32
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Forrester Research (NASDAQ:FORR)
Annual Dividend:$0.72
Dividend Yield:1.92%
Payout Ratio:86.75% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
81.82% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
67.92% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Forrester Research (NASDAQ:FORR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Forrester Research (NASDAQ:FORR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 46.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 53.64%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/18/2015Robert GalfordDirectorSell8,800$34.10$300,080.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2014Lingen Dennis VanInsiderSell20,000$40.52$810,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Gretchen TeichgraeberDirectorSell2,750$40.42$111,155.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2014Gail MannInsiderSell7,500$38.87$291,525.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2014Michael A DoyleCFOSell3,241$38.77$125,653.57View SEC Filing  
8/8/2014Michael A DoyleCFOSell9,259$38.93$360,452.87View SEC Filing  
8/7/2014Michael A DoyleCFOSell3,131$38.76$121,357.56View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014Michael A DoyleCFOSell5,971$39.02$232,988.42View SEC Filing  
6/13/2014George HornigDirectorSell1,221$38.04$46,446.84View SEC Filing  
5/29/2014Robert GalfordDirectorSell1,786$37.73$67,385.78View SEC Filing  
5/21/2014Thomas PohlmannInsiderSell8,907$36.27$323,056.89View SEC Filing  
11/18/2013Cliff CondonInsiderSell5,000$37.54$187,700.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Robert GalfordDirectorSell12,500$33.83$422,875.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2013George HornigDirectorSell6,250$36.48$228,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2013Scott ChouinardCAOSell5,000$35.50$177,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013Ellen DaleyDirectorSell7,804$36.33$283,519.32View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013Michael WellesDirectorSell25,000$36.27$906,750.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013Thomas R PohlmannInsiderSell16,907$36.12$610,680.84View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Forrester Research (NASDAQ:FORR)
News IconKony Named a Leader for Mobile Development Platforms by Independent Research Firm (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 24 at 4:56 PM logoForrester Research : Esker Webinar to Explore Key Findings from Total Economic Impact Study (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 22 at 9:18 AM logoSophos 'leader' in endpoint security: Forrester Research (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 21 at 8:09 AM logoWSO2 Cited in Vendor Landscape Reports for API Management Solutions and API Gateways by Independent Research Firm (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 20 at 5:05 PM logoA Man Walks Into an Ulta... and Changes His Mind on the Stock (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 20 at 5:05 PM
News IconCarbon Black, next-gen AV provider, named a ‘leader’ in endpoint security by independent research firm (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 20 at 10:36 AM
News IconForrester Names Carbon Black a “Leader” in Endpoint Security (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 20 at 10:36 AM logoSophos Placed as a Leader in Endpoint Security Suites Report from Leading Industry Analyst (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 20 at 10:36 AM logoForrester Research : Carbon Black, Next-Gen AV Provider, Named a "Leader" in Endpoint Security by Independent Research Firm (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 20 at 10:36 AM logoForrester Customer Experience Index Surveys Available on the MaritzCX Platform (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 20 at 10:35 AM logoX by Invincea Receives Highest Scores Possible In Attack Detection and Prevention Effectiveness Criteria By Leading Independent Research Firm (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 19 at 5:29 PM
News IconCarbon Black, Next-Gen AV Provider, Named a "Leader" in Endpoint Security by Independent Research Firm (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 19 at 5:29 PM logoForrester Research : Smartsheet Named a Leader in the Enterprise Collaborative Work Management Market by Independent Research Firm (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 19 at 5:29 PM
News IconB2B sales calls fare better with real-time customer data (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 19 at 5:29 PM logoTidemark Named a Strong Performer in Enterprise Performance Management Report by Independent Research Firm (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 18 at 10:02 AM logoForrester Research : Clarizen "Leads the Pack” in Enterprise Collaborative Work Management Evaluation by Independent Research Firm (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 18 at 10:02 AM logoForrester Research : Blue Turtle acknowledges Nastel as a strong performer in the APM market space (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 17 at 10:05 AM logoNew messaging apps gain traction in workplace (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 16 at 9:43 AM
News IconSamsung Note 7 disaster a CIO parable about quality assurance (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 15 at 4:52 PM
News IconNoSQL vendors to lead the charge in fast-growing Big Data market, Forrester says (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 14 at 4:56 PM logoForrester Research To Broadcast Its Third-Quarter Earnings Conference Call (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 14 at 4:56 PM logoForrester Research : 3 steps for reinventing customer service with social support (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 13 at 5:04 PM logoIs Google's New Smart Home Device a Threat to Amazon? (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 12 at 10:04 AM logoGoogle aims to take a bite out of Apple with Pixel smartphone (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 12 at 10:04 AM logoForrester: We'll relish Old Firm cup showdown (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 10 at 4:52 PM
News IconHunting Insider Threats: Forrester’s Model For Establishing An Insider Threat Team (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 9 at 9:37 AM
News IconHyper-converged infrastructure watchers mull losses and layoffs (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 8 at 9:43 AM
News IconForrester’s model for establishing an insider threat team (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 6 at 8:34 AM
News IconB2B buyers want ‘omni-service’ options (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 6 at 8:34 AM
News IconForrester Taps TUNE as Mobile Analytics Vendor to Know (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 6 at 8:34 AM logoWhat Marketers Think Of Google's Shiny New Hardware (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 5 at 3:36 PM logoElectric Cloud Named a "Strong Performer" in Application Release Automation by a Leading Independent Research Firm (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 5 at 3:36 PM
News IconForrester Research Names TUNE as Mobile Analytics Vendor to Know in New Report (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 5 at 3:36 PM
News IconAccenture Raises the Bar with New Salesforce Capabilities that Drive Client Innovation in the Cloud (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 4 at 9:54 AM
News IconTargeting a fast-track to customized e-commerce sites (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 4 at 9:54 AM
News IconForrester: Big Data market to grow three times faster than tech overall (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 4 at 9:54 AM logoSecurity analytics offers a ray of hope for embattled CISOs (NASDAQ:FORR) - October 2 at 4:37 PM logoForrester Research Has Returned 28.2% Since SmarTrend Recommendation (FORR) (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 30 at 5:22 PM logoForrester Research : RiskIQ Named a Leader for Digital Risk Monitoring by Independent Research Firm (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 29 at 4:57 PM logoForrester Releases Canada 2016 Customer Experience Index Scores, Reveals a Year of Stagnant CX (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 29 at 4:57 PM logoProofpoint Named A Leader In Digital Risk Monitoring and Granted Groundbreaking Patent for Social Media Protection (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 28 at 4:54 PM logoForrester Research, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:FORR) : September 28, 2016 (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 28 at 4:54 PM
News IconCA Technologies Named a Leader in Application Performance Management by Forrester (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 28 at 9:59 AM
News IconIndependent Research Firm Recognizes Epsilon's Digital Messaging Platform Agility Harmony with Highest Score for Current Offering (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 28 at 9:59 AM logoNRF/Forrester Survey Says Facebook Leads Digital Marketing Spend for Retailers (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 28 at 9:59 AM
News IconIBM meshes AI with analytics in new Project DataWorks platform (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 27 at 9:39 AM logoForrester Research, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FORR-US : September 27, 2016 (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 27 at 9:39 AM
News IconMicrosoft plans to expand Azure Cloud ten-fold in China, take on Amazon and Aliyun (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 24 at 4:48 PM
News IconMicrosoft to Raise Investments in China’s Growing Cloud Market (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 24 at 9:40 AM
News IconYahoo hack is one of the largest security breaches of the Internet age (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 23 at 4:49 PM


Forrester Research (NASDAQ:FORR) Chart for Tuesday, October, 25, 2016

Last Updated on 10/25/2016 by Staff