NASDAQ:HCKT - The Hackett Group Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$16.56 +0.18 (+1.10 %)
(As of 07/17/2018 08:25 AM ET)
Previous Close$16.38
Today's Range$16.26 - $16.57
52-Week Range$13.24 - $19.24
Volume87,289 shs
Average Volume81,967 shs
Market Capitalization$481.72 million
P/E Ratio21.79
Dividend Yield2.08%
Beta0.79
The Hackett Group logoThe Hackett Group, Inc. operates as a strategic advisory and technology consulting firm primarily in North America and European countries. Its executive advisory programs include best practice intelligence center, an online searchable repository of best practices, performance metrics, conference presentations, and associated research; best practice accelerators that provide Web based access to best practices, customized software configuration tools, and best practice process flows; advisor inquiry, an inquiry service used by clients for access to fact-based advice on proven approaches and methods; best practice research, a research that provides insights into the proven approaches; and peer interaction comprising member-led Webcasts, annual best practice conferences, annual member forums, membership performance surveys, and client-submitted content. The company's benchmarking services conduct studies in the areas of selling, general and administrative, finance, human resources, information technology, procurement, enterprise performance management, shared service centers, and working capital management. Its business transformation programs help clients to develop coordinated strategy for achieving performance enhancements across the enterprise; ERP, enterprise performance management, and analytic solutions help clients in enhancing the value of their investments in enterprise software and business analytics; and SAP Solutions, including planning, architecture, and vendor evaluation and selection through implementation, customization, testing, and integration, as well as off-shore application development, and application maintenance and support services. The company was formerly known as Answerthink, Inc. and changed its name to The Hackett Group, Inc. in 2008. The company was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Miami, Florida.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Management consulting services
Sub-IndustryIT Consulting & Other Services
SectorBusiness Services
SymbolNASDAQ:HCKT
CUSIP40460910
Phone305-375-8005

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.16
Current Ratio1.63
Quick Ratio1.63

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio21.79
Forward P/E Ratio18.40
P/E Growth1.21

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$285.86 million
Price / Sales1.70
Cash Flow$1.0216 per share
Price / Cash16.21
Book Value$3.74 per share
Price / Book4.43

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.76
Net Income$27.35 million
Net Margins9.35%
Return on Equity24.35%
Return on Assets13.70%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,123
Outstanding Shares29,410,000
Market Cap$481.72

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The Hackett Group (NASDAQ:HCKT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is The Hackett Group's stock symbol?

The Hackett Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "HCKT."

How often does The Hackett Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for The Hackett Group?

The Hackett Group declared a Semi-Annual dividend on Tuesday, May 8th. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 29th will be given a dividend of $0.17 per share on Wednesday, July 11th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.14%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 28th. This is a boost from The Hackett Group's previous Semi-Annual dividend of $0.15. View The Hackett Group's Dividend History.

How will The Hackett Group's stock buyback program work?

The Hackett Group declared that its Board of Directors has approved a stock repurchase program on Wednesday, August 9th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $5,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to buy up to 17% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are often a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were The Hackett Group's earnings last quarter?

The Hackett Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HCKT) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, May, 8th. The business services provider reported $0.26 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.26. The business services provider earned $72.70 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $72.03 million. The Hackett Group had a return on equity of 24.35% and a net margin of 9.35%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 1.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.23 EPS. View The Hackett Group's Earnings History.

What guidance has The Hackett Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

The Hackett Group updated its second quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 8th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.26-$0.28 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.28. The company issued revenue guidance of $74.0-$76.0 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $75.72 million.

What price target have analysts set for HCKT?

3 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for The Hackett Group's stock. Their predictions range from $17.00 to $22.00. On average, they anticipate The Hackett Group's stock price to reach $19.6667 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 18.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for The Hackett Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for The Hackett Group?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for The Hackett Group in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

Who are some of The Hackett Group's key competitors?

Who are The Hackett Group's key executives?

The Hackett Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Ted A. Fernandez, Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO (Age 61)
  • Mr. David N. Dungan, Co-Founder, Vice Chairman & COO (Age 64)
  • Mr. Robert A. Ramirez, CFO & Exec. VP of Fin. (Age 52)
  • Mr. Frank A. Zomerfeld, Gen. Counsel & Sec.
  • Jeffrey D. Goldstein, Member of Exec. Advisory Council

Has The Hackett Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about HCKT stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. The Hackett Group earned a media sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the business services provider an impact score of 47.00 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are The Hackett Group's major shareholders?

The Hackett Group's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC (0.10%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for The Hackett Group.

Which major investors are buying The Hackett Group stock?

HCKT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for The Hackett Group.

How do I buy shares of The Hackett Group?

Shares of HCKT 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is The Hackett Group's stock price today?

One share of HCKT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.56.

How big of a company is The Hackett Group?

The Hackett Group has a market capitalization of $481.72 million and generates $285.86 million in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $27.35 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.76 on an earnings per share basis. The Hackett Group employs 1,123 workers across the globe.

How can I contact The Hackett Group?

The Hackett Group's mailing address is 1001 BRICKELL BAY DRIVE SUITE 3000, MIAMI FL, 33131. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 305-375-8005.


MarketBeat Community Rating for The Hackett Group (NASDAQ HCKT)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  140 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  153 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  293
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about The Hackett Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HCKT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HCKT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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