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: $39.55
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $40.47
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $37.10
  • 52-Week Range: $27.05 - $42.01
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 46.47
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 37.31
  • P/E Growth: 2.81
  • Market Cap: $714.23M
  • Outstanding Shares: 18,059,000
  • Beta: 0.54
  • 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 9/27/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Forrester Research (NASDAQ:FORR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
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:1.82%
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: 53.65%
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 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
News IconMicrosoft eyes huge potential in China's rising cloud market (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 23 at 4:49 PM
News IconHow marketers can get new value from an old marketing idea (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 23 at 4:49 PM logoForrester Research Has Returned 36.0% Since SmarTrend Recommendation (FORR) (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 23 at 4:49 PM
News IconForrester: Weak oil, ‘conservative’ C-suite to soften Canadian tech spending in 2017 (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 23 at 4:49 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Forrester Research, Inc. : September 20, 2016 (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 21 at 9:19 AM logoSamsung Hoped To Take Advantage Of 'Dull' iPhone; Plans Literally Backfired (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 19 at 9:43 AM
News IconOracle’s Larry Ellison unveils new cloud services at OpenWorld: ‘Amazon’s lead is over’ (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 19 at 9:43 AM logoForrester Research : Combine Solicitation - Leadership Boards Role View Research Seats (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 16 at 8:49 AM
News IconBenefits Of The Actor Model For Cloud Computing: A Pragmatic Overview For Java Architects (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 15 at 8:05 AM logoForrester Research : Robots to eliminate US jobs (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 15 at 8:05 AM logoForrester Research Shares Up 34.3% Since SmarTrend's Buy Recommendation (FORR) (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 15 at 8:05 AM
News IconWarehouseOS Quickly Positioned as Leader in Ecommerce Logistics Solutions (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 14 at 5:06 PM logoForrester Research : Robots will eliminate 6% of all US jobs by 2021, report says (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 14 at 5:06 PM
News IconApple Shifts Focus to Fitness With Latest Watch (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 12 at 9:54 AM
News IconDigital Retail and eCommerce Marketing Trends That Are Changing the Game in 2016 and Beyond (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 11 at 4:46 PM
News IconForrester’s game plan to win in digital B2B (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 9 at 4:54 PM
News IconThe Forrester Wave and How Vendors Behave: ECM Business Content Services, Q3 2015 (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 9 at 4:54 PM
News IconCan brand manufacturers resist the urge to sell direct? (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 9 at 9:52 AM
News IconCan the new Apple Watch save a weakening wearables market? (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 7 at 8:27 AM logoGenesys Launches Omnichannel Customer Service Benchmarking Tool (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 7 at 8:27 AM
News IconCharts: The cloud computing industry is getting huge, decimating … – GeekWire (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 5 at 4:42 PM
News IconCharts: The cloud computing industry is getting huge, decimating sales of on-premise servers (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 4 at 9:30 AM
News IconEpiserver buys Peerius for online personalization technology (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 2 at 9:55 AM logoAlteryx Named a Strong Performer in Geospatial Analytics Tools and Platforms by Independent Analyst Research Firm (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 2 at 9:55 AM logoCalabrio Named a Leader in Workforce Optimization Suites by Independent Research Firm (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 2 at 9:55 AM
News IconLoginRadius Named a Top Customer Identity and Access Management (cIAM) Vendor by Gartner and Forrester (NASDAQ:FORR) - September 2 at 9:55 AM logoForrester’s 2016 US Customer Experience Index Reveals Washington Still Fails at Customer Experience (NASDAQ:FORR) - August 30 at 5:08 PM
News IconXignite Webinar: The Cloudification of Capital Markets (NASDAQ:FORR) - August 30 at 8:10 AM
News IconIndian tech firms cut jobs in bid to compete (NASDAQ:FORR) - August 29 at 4:58 PM logoForrester Research : 2016 State Of Consumers And Technology Benchmark (NASDAQ:FORR) - August 26 at 4:56 PM logo‘The Amazon effect’ changing logistics (NASDAQ:FORR) - August 26 at 4:56 PM logoManTech Secures Multi-Million Dollar Contract from DHS (NASDAQ:FORR) - August 24 at 8:07 AM
News IconForrester Research: Time To Completely Rethink Mobile App Development (NASDAQ:FORR) - August 24 at 8:07 AM
News IconCraving Creativity and Promoting Passion, Appnovation offers Dedicated Development Opportunities for Drupal Developers (NASDAQ:FORR) - August 23 at 5:13 PM logoForrester Research Up 35.5% Since SmarTrend Uptrend Call (FORR) (NASDAQ:FORR) - August 23 at 5:13 PM
News IconAAPL Stock: iPad Sales Are Soaring… From an Unlikely Source (NASDAQ:FORR) - August 23 at 9:24 AM
News IconMongoDB Leads Crowded Big Data NoSQL Field in Research Report (NASDAQ:FORR) - August 23 at 9:24 AM logoADAM Software Identified as a Leader in Digital Asset Management for Customer Experience by Independent Research Firm (NASDAQ:FORR) - August 19 at 4:59 PM logoForrester Research : Caspio Recognized as a Strong Performer in Low-Code Development Platforms (NASDAQ:FORR) - August 19 at 4:59 PM
News IconElectronics Retailer Darty Boosts Profit Margins with Mirakl Marketplace Solution (NASDAQ:FORR) - August 19 at 5:09 AM
News IconMapR Achieves Highest Ranking for Current Offering in Big Data NoSQL Report by Independent Research Firm (NASDAQ:FORR) - August 19 at 5:09 AM logoFORRESTER RESEARCH INC (NASDAQ:FORR) - August 19 at 5:09 AM
News IconHyper-converged infrastructure upstarts beat out bigger rivals, says Forrester (NASDAQ:FORR) - August 19 at 5:09 AM logoForrester Research : Infosys Finacle Named a Leader among Customer-Centric Global Banking Solutions (NASDAQ:FORR) - August 19 at 5:09 AM logoFORRESTER RESEARCH, INC. Financials (NASDAQ:FORR) - August 18 at 5:05 PM


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Last Updated on 9/27/2016 by Staff