Huron Consulting Group Company Profile (NASDAQ:HURN)

About Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN)

Huron Consulting Group logoHuron Consulting Group Inc. is a global professional services firm. The Company offers solutions in operations, advisory services, technology and analytics for healthcare, higher education, life sciences and commercial sectors. The Company's segments include Healthcare, Education and Life Sciences, and Business Advisory. Its Healthcare segment provides advisory services, from strategy setting through implementation, in the areas of organizational and resource alignment, clinical transformation, financial and operational performance, patient and caregiver engagement, and technology implementation and optimization. Its Education and Life Sciences segment provides management consulting and technology solutions to the higher education and academic medical centers, pharmaceutical and medical device, biotechnology and research industries. The Business Advisory segment's primary service lines include Enterprise Solutions and Analytics, and Business Advisory.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Business Services
  • Industry: Business Support Services
  • Sub-Industry: Research & Consulting Services
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:HURN
  • CUSIP: 44746210
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $801.38 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 21,492,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $34.19
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $38.79
  • 52 Week Range: $29.52 - $57.70
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.62
  • P/E Growth: 1.21
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $731.79 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.06
  • Book Value: $24.10 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.50
  • EBITDA: $112.11 million
  • Net Margins: -15.94%
  • Return on Equity: 8.83%
  • Return on Assets: 4.64%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.77%
  • Current Ratio: 1.59%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.59%
  • Average Volume: 145,552 shs.
  • Beta: 0.16
  • Short Ratio: 3.56

Frequently Asked Questions for Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN)

What is Huron Consulting Group's stock symbol?

Huron Consulting Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "HURN."

How were Huron Consulting Group's earnings last quarter?

Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 27th. The company reported $0.49 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.67 by $0.18. The company earned $181.40 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $191.83 million. Huron Consulting Group had a negative net margin of 15.94% and a positive return on equity of 8.83%. Huron Consulting Group's revenue was down 1.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $1.09 EPS. View Huron Consulting Group's Earnings History.

When will Huron Consulting Group make its next earnings announcement?

Huron Consulting Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 1st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Huron Consulting Group.

What guidance has Huron Consulting Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

Huron Consulting Group updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 27th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.20-2.30 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.59. The company issued revenue guidance of $730-750 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $770.19 million.

Where is Huron Consulting Group's stock going? Where will Huron Consulting Group's stock price be in 2017?

5 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Huron Consulting Group's shares. Their predictions range from $48.00 to $48.00. On average, they anticipate Huron Consulting Group's share price to reach $48.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Huron Consulting Group.

Who are some of Huron Consulting Group's key competitors?

Who are Huron Consulting Group's key executives?

Huron Consulting Group's management team includes the folowing people:

  • James H. Roth, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • George E. Massaro, Independent Vice Chairman of the Board
  • John D. Kelly, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Treasurer
  • C. Mark Hussey, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Diane E. Ratekin, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary
  • John F. McCartney, Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board
  • James D. Edwards CPA, Independent Director
  • H. Eugene Lockhart CPA, Independent Director
  • John S. Moody, Independent Director
  • Debra L. Zumwalt, Independent Director

How do I buy Huron Consulting Group stock?

Shares of Huron Consulting Group can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Huron Consulting Group's stock price today?

One share of Huron Consulting Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $36.25.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ HURN)
Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  191 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  130 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  321
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Huron Consulting Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.60)
Consensus Price Target: $48.00 (32.41% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN)
Price Target History for Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN)
Analysts' Ratings History for Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/20/2017SunTrust Banks, Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$48.00N/AView Rating Details
9/8/2017William BlairUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformHighView Rating Details
5/23/2017Benchmark Co.Initiated CoverageHold -> HoldLowView Rating Details
3/24/2017Avondale PartnersUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformHighView Rating Details
2/21/2017Barrington ResearchDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
3/28/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$63.00 -> $70.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN)
Earnings by Quarter for Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN)
Earnings History by Quarter for Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ HURN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/1/2017$0.73N/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2017Q2 2017$0.67$0.49$191.83 million$181.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2017Q1 2017$0.54$0.55$177.10 million$188.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/23/2017Q416$0.67$0.58$185.64 million$178.12 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2016Q316$0.83$0.92$191.07 million$183.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/26/2016Q216$0.80$1.09$186.50 million$184.26 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.58$0.62$174.41 million$180.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/22/2016Q415$0.81$0.94$180.20 million$185.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q315$1.13$1.14$231.31 million$209.88 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2015Q215$0.85$1.14$216.24 million$223.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2015Q115$0.55$0.29$197.85 million$187.85 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q414$0.73$0.74$203.86 million$193.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q314$0.67$0.62$198.80 million$198.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q214$0.77$0.95$193.60 million$209.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q114$0.60$1.10$184.64 million$210.73 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2014Q413$1.03$1.05$210.15 million$211.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313$0.70$0.65$171.78 million$174.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2013Q2 2013$0.61$0.75$167.51 million$170.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.44$0.51$159.29 million$164.03 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/20/2013Q4 2012$0.85$0.90$172.41 million$180.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2012Q312$0.82$0.93$167.56 million$161.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$0.48$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012$0.42$0.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2012$0.47$0.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2011$0.62$0.75ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$0.46$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2011$0.26$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.58
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.49
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$0.51$0.54$0.53
Q2 20173$0.66$0.68$0.67
Q3 20173$0.62$0.89$0.73
Q4 20173$0.54$0.71$0.65
Q1 20182$0.57$0.59$0.58
Q2 20182$0.59$0.68$0.64
Q3 20182$0.64$0.68$0.66
Q4 20182$0.58$0.65$0.62
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 88.49%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/2/2017James D EdwardsDirectorSell603$34.89$21,038.67View SEC Filing  
8/31/2017John S MoodyDirectorSell318$29.90$9,508.20View SEC Filing  
7/3/2017James D EdwardsDirectorSell602$43.32$26,078.64View SEC Filing  
4/3/2017James D EdwardsDirectorSell520$42.05$21,866.00View SEC Filing  
3/22/2017C. Mark HusseyCOOSell2,500$39.60$99,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2016John S MoodyDirectorSell690$59.40$40,986.00View SEC Filing  
8/31/2016George MassaroDirectorSell969$63.27$61,308.63View SEC Filing  
8/22/2016Diane E RatekinEVPSell3,000$61.59$184,770.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2016James H RothCEOSell7,500$60.89$456,675.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2016John S MoodyDirectorSell250$60.98$15,245.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2016John S MoodyDirectorSell441$60.83$26,826.03View SEC Filing  
4/1/2016H Eugene LockhartDirectorSell3,309$57.52$190,333.68View SEC Filing  
3/28/2016C. Mark HusseyCFOSell1,000$55.64$55,640.00View SEC Filing  
3/28/2016Diane E RatekinEVPSell4,706$55.55$261,418.30View SEC Filing  
1/4/2016James D. EdwardsDirectorSell590$57.50$33,925.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2015John MccartneyDirectorSell1,000$62.34$62,340.00View SEC Filing  
5/11/2015James H RothCEOSell7,500$60.74$455,550.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2015H Eugene LockhartDirectorSell3,370$65.41$220,431.70View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015C. Mark HusseyCFOSell1,300$66.69$86,697.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015James H RothCEOSell7,500$76.81$576,075.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014John MccartneyDirectorSell1,000$60.40$60,400.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014John MccartneyDirectorSell1,000$71.87$71,870.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2014John MccartneyDirectorSell1,000$62.90$62,900.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2014John MoodyDirectorSell1,240$60.62$75,168.80View SEC Filing  
7/2/2013John MccartneyDirectorSell1,000$45.05$45,050.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Dubose AusleyDirectorSell2,045$45.50$93,047.50View SEC Filing  
6/19/2013H Eugene LockhartDirectorSell2,800$44.16$123,648.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2013H Eugene LockhartDirectorSell4,200$43.75$183,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/14/2013George MassaroDirectorSell5,135$43.82$225,015.70View SEC Filing  
6/12/2013John S MoodyDirectorSell8,000$43.56$348,480.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013James D EdwardsDirectorSell20,000$42.80$856,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013James H RothCEOSell5,000$41.68$208,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2012James H RothCEOBuy3,000$29.82$89,460.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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