NASDAQ:HURN - Huron Consulting Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$53.73 +0.65 (+1.22 %)
(As of 11/15/2018 11:43 AM ET)
Previous Close$53.08
Today's Range$53.17 - $54.10
52-Week Range$32.05 - $57.00
Volume737 shs
Average Volume113,271 shs
Market Capitalization$1.19 billion
P/E Ratio24.88
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta-0.16
Huron Consulting Group Inc., a professional services firm, provides advisory, technology, and analytic solutions in the United States and internationally. Its Healthcare segment provides advisory services in the areas of strategy, care transformation, financial and operational performance, technology and analytics, and leadership development to national and regional hospitals, integrated health systems, academic medical centers, community hospitals, and medical groups. The company's Education segment offers management consulting and technology solutions related to business and technology strategy, financial management, operational and organizational effectiveness, research administration, and regulatory compliance for higher education institutions and academic medical centers. Its Business Advisory segment provides enterprise performance management, enterprise resource planning, business intelligence and analytics, customer relationship management, and data management services; and capital advisory, transaction advisory, operational improvement, restructuring and turnaround, valuation, and dispute advisory services. This segment also provides strategic solutions in the areas of R&D and product strategy commercial segmentation, corporate and financial strategy, compliance and operations, reimbursement and access strategy, commercial contracting strategy, fair market value analysis, lifecycle management, litigation and investigations, government pricing and transparency reporting, auditing and monitoring, and business process improvement. The company serves healthcare, education, pharmaceutical and medical device, financial services, energy and utilities, retail, aerospace, automotive, technology, telecommunications, consumer products, governmental, metals and mining, engineering and construction, hospitality and gaming, logistics, and manufacturing industries. Huron Consulting Group Inc. was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Management consulting services
Sub-IndustryResearch & Consulting Services
SectorBusiness Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:HURN
Previous Symbol
CUSIP44746210
Phone312-583-8700

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.60
Current Ratio1.37
Quick Ratio1.37

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio24.88
Forward P/E Ratio25.59
P/E Growth1.87

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$807.74 million
Price / Sales1.50
Cash Flow$15.3514 per share
Price / Cash3.50
Book Value$23.49 per share
Price / Book2.29

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.15
Net Income$-170,110,000.00
Net Margins-2.23%
Return on Equity8.93%
Return on Assets4.40%

Miscellaneous

Employees3,083
Outstanding Shares22,550,000
Market Cap$1.19 billion
OptionableOptionable

Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN) Frequently Asked Questions

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 (NASDAQ:HURN) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October, 30th. The business services provider reported $0.64 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.59 by $0.05. The business services provider had revenue of $198.45 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $187.49 million. Huron Consulting Group had a negative net margin of 2.23% and a positive return on equity of 8.93%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 12.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.43 earnings per share. View Huron Consulting Group's Earnings History.

When is Huron Consulting Group's next earnings date?

Huron Consulting Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Huron Consulting Group.

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

Huron Consulting Group updated its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Tuesday, October, 30th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.02-2.18 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.07. The company issued revenue guidance of $775-790 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $767.58 million.

What price target have analysts set for HURN?

3 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Huron Consulting Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $52.00 to $57.00. On average, they expect Huron Consulting Group's stock price to reach $54.3333 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Huron Consulting Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Huron Consulting Group?

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

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Huron Consulting Group stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Huron Consulting Group stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Huron Consulting Group Inc. is the parent company of Huron Consulting Services LLC, an independent provider of financial and operational consulting services. Huron's experienced and credentialed professionals employ their expertise in accounting, finance, economics and operations to a wide variety of both financially sound and distressed organizations, including Fortune 500 companies, medium-sized businesses, leading academic institutions, healthcare organizations and the law firms that represent these various organizations. " (10/30/2018)
  • 2. Barrington Research analysts commented, "We are establishing a 12-month price target of $55, which assumes an EV/NTM EBITDA multiple 14x, similar to the current multiple of 14.2x (based on our estimates). Opinion OUTPERFORM (12 mo) $55 13% LT EPS Cap (mil) $1,424 Enterprise Value (mil) $1,069 Shares Outstanding (mil) 21.9 Volume 118,870 Financial / Valuation Adjusted ROE (LTM) 7.9% LT Debt/Capital 41.3% EV/Adj. EBITDA (LTM) 15.6x Price/Sales (LTM) 1.4x Kevin M. Steinke, CFA (312) 634-6392 FactSet Research Systems Revenue ($ mil)(est. in Adjusted EPS ($)(est." (8/28/2018)

Has Huron Consulting Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about HURN stock has trended somewhat positive on Thursday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Huron Consulting Group earned a coverage optimism score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the business services provider a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.

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:
  • Mr. James H. Roth, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. John D. Kelly CPA, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 41)
  • Mr. C. Mark Hussey CPA, EVP & COO (Age 57)
  • Ms. Diane E. Ratekin J.D., EVP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 61)
  • Mr. Sean Freeburger, Chief Information Officer

Who are Huron Consulting Group's major shareholders?

Huron Consulting Group's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Van Berkom & Associates Inc. (7.88%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.38%), Franklin Resources Inc. (2.78%), Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C (2.41%), Credit Suisse AG (2.13%) and Jennison Associates LLC (1.54%). Company insiders that own Huron Consulting Group stock include C Mark Hussey, H Eugene Lockhart, James D Edwards, James H Roth and John S Moody. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Huron Consulting Group.

Which institutional investors are selling Huron Consulting Group stock?

HURN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including American Century Companies Inc., Van Berkom & Associates Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Mcclain Value Management LLC, BlueMountain Capital Management LLC, Prescott Group Capital Management L.L.C. and Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky. Company insiders that have sold Huron Consulting Group company stock in the last year include H Eugene Lockhart, James D Edwards and James H Roth. View Insider Buying and Selling for Huron Consulting Group.

Which institutional investors are buying Huron Consulting Group stock?

HURN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Franklin Resources Inc., Credit Suisse AG, Martingale Asset Management L P, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C, Alpha Windward LLC, Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL and MetLife Investment Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Huron Consulting Group.

How do I buy shares of Huron Consulting Group?

Shares of HURN 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 Huron Consulting Group's stock price today?

One share of HURN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $53.50.

How big of a company is Huron Consulting Group?

Huron Consulting Group has a market capitalization of $1.19 billion and generates $807.74 million in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $-170,110,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $2.15 on an earnings per share basis. Huron Consulting Group employs 3,083 workers across the globe.

What is Huron Consulting Group's official website?

The official website for Huron Consulting Group is http://www.huronconsultinggroup.com.

How can I contact Huron Consulting Group?

Huron Consulting Group's mailing address is 550 WEST VAN BUREN STREET, CHICAGO IL, 60607. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 312-583-8700 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ HURN)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  289 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  227 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  516
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Huron Consulting Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HURN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HURN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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