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

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$49.74 +0.48 (+0.97 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$49.26
Today's Range$49.08 - $49.79
52-Week Range$33.38 - $49.79
Volume436,900 shs
Average Volume923,569 shs
Market Capitalization$7.00 billion
P/E Ratio24.50
Dividend Yield1.55%
Booz Allen Hamilton logoBooz 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


Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.87
Current Ratio1.48
Quick Ratio1.48


Trailing P/E Ratio24.50
Forward P/E Ratio19.90
P/E Growth1.76

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.17 billion
Price / Sales1.15
Cash Flow$2.5719 per share
Price / Cash19.34
Book Value$3.82 per share
Price / Book13.02


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.01
Net Income$305.11 million
Net Margins5.21%
Return on Equity57.00%
Return on Assets9.02%


Outstanding Shares142,520,000
Market Cap$7.00 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, July 31st. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, August 14th will be given a dividend of $0.19 per share on Friday, August 31st. This represents a $0.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.53%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, August 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 data on Monday, July, 30th. The business services provider reported $0.72 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.58 by $0.14. The business services provider had revenue of $1.65 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.59 billion. Booz Allen Hamilton had a return on equity of 57.00% and a net margin of 5.21%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 8.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.47 EPS. 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, November, 5th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Booz Allen Hamilton.

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

Booz Allen Hamilton updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Monday, July, 30th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.35-2.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.46. The company issued revenue guidance of $6.54-6.67 billion (+6-8%), compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $6.60 billion.

What price target have analysts set for BAH?

11 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Booz Allen Hamilton's stock. Their predictions range from $36.00 to $51.00. On average, they expect Booz Allen Hamilton's stock price to reach $46.7778 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.0%. View Analyst Price Targets for Booz Allen Hamilton.

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

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Booz Allen Hamilton in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 7 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 Hamilton Inc. is engaged in providing management and technology consulting services to the U.S. government in the defense, intelligence and civil markets. Technological services offered by the Company include Cyber technologies, SE&I, Systems development and Strategic technology and innovation. Its major clients include the Department of Defense, all branches of the U.S. military, the U.S. Intelligence Community, and civil agencies such as the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Energy, the Department of Health and Human Services, the Department of the Treasury and the Environmental Protection Agency. Booz Allen Hamilton Inc. is headquartered in McLean, Virginia, the United States of America. " (8/15/2018)
  • 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)

Are investors shorting Booz Allen Hamilton?

Booz Allen Hamilton saw a increase in short interest in the month of July. As of July 13th, there was short interest totalling 2,496,754 shares, an increase of 93.6% from the June 29th total of 1,289,376 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,286,011 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.9 days. Currently, 1.8% of the company's shares are short sold. View Booz Allen Hamilton's Current Options Chain.

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)

Has Booz Allen Hamilton been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about BAH stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Booz Allen Hamilton earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.03 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the business services provider an impact score of 45.47 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for Booz Allen Hamilton.

Who are Booz Allen Hamilton's major shareholders?

Booz Allen Hamilton's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (5.83%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.41%), FMR LLC (2.33%), Channing Capital Management LLC (1.45%), American Century Companies Inc. (1.35%) and Waddell & Reed Financial Inc. (1.09%). Company insiders that own Booz Allen Hamilton stock include Elizabeth M Thompson, Gary D Labovich, Horacio Rozanski, Ian Fujiyama, Joseph Logue, Joseph W Mahaffee, Karen M Dahut, 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, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Channing Capital Management LLC, Mackay Shields LLC, D Orazio & Associates Inc. and Waddell & Reed Financial Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Booz Allen Hamilton company stock in the last year include Elizabeth M Thompson, Gary D Labovich, Horacio Rozanski, Joseph Logue, Karen M Dahut, 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 BlackRock Inc., Millennium Management LLC, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, American Century Companies Inc., Sei Investments Co., Marshall Wace LLP, Anchor Capital Advisors LLC and Bank of America Corp DE. 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 $49.74.

How big of a company is Booz Allen Hamilton?

Booz Allen Hamilton has a market capitalization of $7.00 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.

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:  376 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  243 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  619
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This page was last updated on 8/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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