NYSE:BAH - Booz Allen Hamilton Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$52.72 +0.18 (+0.34 %)
(As of 11/19/2018 04:40 AM ET)
Previous Close$52.72
Today's Range$52.10 - $52.81
52-Week Range$35.21 - $52.81
Volume1.48 million shs
Average Volume1.42 million shs
Market Capitalization$7.50 billion
P/E Ratio26.23
Dividend Yield1.44%
Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation provides management and technology consulting, engineering, analytics, digital, mission operations, and cyber solutions to governments, corporations, and not-for-profit organizations in the United States and internationally. The company offers consulting solutions for various domains, business strategies, human capital, and operations. It also provides analytics services, which focuses on delivering transformational solutions in the areas of decision analytics, including operations research and cost estimation; automation; and data science, which include predictive modeling and machine learning, as well as new or emerging areas, such as deep learning and artificial intelligence. In addition, the company delivers engineering services and solutions to define, develop, implement, sustain, and modernize complex physical systems, such as the launch and test range system for the U.S. air force space command or the flush air data systems for NASA; and provides cyber risk management solutions, such as prevention, detection, and cost effectiveness. Further, it offers technical solutions in the areas of cybersecurity, command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance. Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation was founded in 1914 and is headquartered in McLean, Virginia.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Management consulting services
Sub-IndustryIT Consulting & Other Services
SectorBusiness Services
Current SymbolNYSE:BAH
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.67
Current Ratio1.45
Quick Ratio1.45


Trailing P/E Ratio26.23
Forward P/E Ratio19.97
P/E Growth1.38

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.17 billion
Price / Sales1.22
Cash Flow$2.5395 per share
Price / Cash20.76
Book Value$4.54 per share
Price / Book11.61


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.01
Net Income$305.11 million
Net Margins5.50%
Return on Equity58.75%
Return on Assets9.61%


Outstanding Shares142,340,000
Market Cap$7.50 billion

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE:BAH) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Booz Allen Hamilton's stock symbol?

Booz Allen Hamilton trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BAH."

How often does Booz Allen Hamilton pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Booz Allen Hamilton?

Booz Allen Hamilton declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 30th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 14th will be given a dividend of $0.19 per share on Friday, November 30th. This represents a $0.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.44%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 13th. View Booz Allen Hamilton's Dividend History.

How were Booz Allen Hamilton's earnings last quarter?

Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Co. (NYSE:BAH) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, October, 29th. The business services provider reported $0.68 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.08. The business services provider earned $1.61 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.64 billion. Booz Allen Hamilton had a net margin of 5.50% and a return on equity of 58.75%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 4.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.50 earnings per share. View Booz Allen Hamilton's Earnings History.

When is Booz Allen Hamilton's next earnings date?

Booz Allen Hamilton is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Booz Allen Hamilton.

What guidance has Booz Allen Hamilton issued on next quarter's earnings?

Booz Allen Hamilton issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Monday, October, 29th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.55-2.65 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.49. The company issued revenue guidance of $6.54-6.67 billion (+6-8%), compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $6.64 billion.Booz Allen Hamilton also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $2.55-2.65 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for BAH?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Booz Allen Hamilton's stock. Their forecasts range from $50.00 to $56.00. On average, they anticipate Booz Allen Hamilton's share price to reach $52.8750 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 0.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Booz Allen Hamilton.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Booz Allen Hamilton?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Booz Allen Hamilton in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Booz Allen Hamilton.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Booz Allen Hamilton stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Booz Allen Hamilton stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Booz Allen’s Vision 2020, the strategy aimed at achieving sustainable long-term growth, is progressing well as it is seeing significantly higher backlog growth, shift in talent to more technical expertise and a strong performance in the global commercial market. Booz Allen’s differentiated offerings increase client acquisition and enhance future revenue opportunities. The company is also laboring hard in innovation areas such as Machine Intelligence and Directed Energy, thereby ensuring business development over the long haul. The stock has outperformed its industry over the past year. On the flip side, Booz Allen could see an escalation in capital expenditure as a result of higher investments in facilities, systems, infrastructure and technology. Seasonality is beyond the company’s control and continues to weigh on its profitability." (10/1/2018)
  • 2. Drexel Hamilton analysts commented, "We are adjusting our FY 2019 estimates to reflect 1Q’19. For FY 2019 we are raising our revenue estimate from $6.5B to $6.6B, our EBITDA from $621M to $635M, and our to $2.46. We are establishing FY 2020 estimates of $7.0B in revenue, $699M in Adjusted EPS." (7/30/2018)
  • 3. SunTrust Banks, Inc. analysts commented, "We have previously commented in a note our continued interest in TPIV’s strategic move to merge with Marker, as the clinical assets carry data that cannot be overlooked, and the proposed management, advisory, as well as directorship of the combined company place prominence on TPIV to be a leader in the cell therapy space. We are reiterating that thesis in this report and again look with greater enthusiasm towards the closing of this transaction and the development of a new company. We therefore raising our and maintaining our price target of $5.50." (5/30/2018)

Has Booz Allen Hamilton been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about BAH stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Booz Allen Hamilton earned a media sentiment score of 1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the business services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Booz Allen Hamilton's key competitors?

Who are Booz Allen Hamilton's key executives?

Booz Allen Hamilton's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Horacio D. Rozanski, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Lloyd W. Howell Jr., Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 51)
  • Ms. Karen M. Dahut, Exec. VP & Global Defense Group Lead (Age 54)
  • Ms. Susan L. Penfield, Chief Innovation Officer & Exec. VP (Age 56)
  • Mr. Joseph Logue, Former Exec. VP (Age 53)

Who are Booz Allen Hamilton's major shareholders?

Booz Allen Hamilton's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.14%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (5.13%), American Century Companies Inc. (3.49%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.73%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (2.67%) and FMR LLC (1.40%). Company insiders that own Booz Allen Hamilton stock include Elizabeth M Thompson, Gary D Labovich, Gretchen W Mcclain, Horacio Rozanski, Ian Fujiyama, Joseph Logue, Joseph W Mahaffee, Karen M Dahut, Kristine Anderson, Lloyd Howell, Jr, Melody C Barnes, Nancy Laben, Peter J Clare, Philip A Odeen, Ralph W Shrader and Susan L Penfield. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Booz Allen Hamilton.

Which institutional investors are selling Booz Allen Hamilton stock?

BAH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Channing Capital Management LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P., Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. and AXA. Company insiders that have sold Booz Allen Hamilton company stock in the last year include Elizabeth M Thompson, Gary D Labovich, Gretchen W Mcclain, Horacio Rozanski, Joseph Logue, Karen M Dahut, Kristine Anderson, Lloyd Howell, Jr, Melody C Barnes, Nancy Laben, Ralph W Shrader and Susan L Penfield. View Insider Buying and Selling for Booz Allen Hamilton.

Which institutional investors are buying Booz Allen Hamilton stock?

BAH stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including American Century Companies Inc., BlackRock Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Hennessy Advisors Inc., Retirement Systems of Alabama, Wells Fargo & Company MN, First Trust Advisors LP and Artemis Investment Management LLP. Company insiders that have bought Booz Allen Hamilton stock in the last two years include Ian Fujiyama and Peter J Clare. View Insider Buying and Selling for Booz Allen Hamilton.

How do I buy shares of Booz Allen Hamilton?

Shares of BAH 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 Booz Allen Hamilton's stock price today?

One share of BAH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $52.72.

How big of a company is Booz Allen Hamilton?

Booz Allen Hamilton has a market capitalization of $7.50 billion and generates $6.17 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $305.11 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.01 on an earnings per share basis. Booz Allen Hamilton employs 24,600 workers across the globe.

What is Booz Allen Hamilton's official website?

The official website for Booz Allen Hamilton is http://www.boozallen.com.

How can I contact Booz Allen Hamilton?

Booz Allen Hamilton's mailing address is 8283 Greensboro Drive, McLean VA, 22102. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 703-902-5000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE BAH)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  394 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  266 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  660
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Booz Allen Hamilton and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BAH will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BAH will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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