CEB Company Profile (NYSE:CEB)


CEB logoCEB Inc., formerly The Corporate Executive Board Company, is a member-based advisory company. The Company operates through two segments: SHL Talent Measurement and CEB. Its SHL Talent Measurement provides cloud-based solutions for talent assessment and talent mobility, and decision support, as well as professional services to support those solutions. Its CEB segment provides technology tools based on data analytics and analytical solutions for talent development professionals. The Company's assessment and development solutions help companies manage human capital investments. It offers cognitive ability assessments, skills and/or knowledge assessments, personality questionnaires, and job/role simulations.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Business Services
  • Industry: Management Services
  • Sub-Industry: Research & Consulting Services
  • Symbol: NYSE:CEB
  • CUSIP: 21988R10
  • Web:
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $78.75
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $76.04
  • 52 Week Range: $47.33 - $79.70
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.49
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Net Margins: 4.05%
  • Return on Equity: -334.08%
  • Return on Assets: 8.16%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -10.24%
  • Current Ratio: 0.77%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.77%
  • Average Volume: 188,900 shs.
  • Beta: 1.91

Frequently Asked Questions for CEB (NYSE:CEB)

What is CEB's stock symbol?

CEB trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CEB."

How often does CEB pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for CEB?

CEB announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 24th. Investors of record on Wednesday, March 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.4125 per share on Friday, March 31st. This represents a $1.65 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.10%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, March 13th. View CEB's Dividend History.

How were CEB's earnings last quarter?

CEB Inc. (NYSE:CEB) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 25th. The company reported $0.91 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.88 by $0.03. The company earned $229.84 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $232.63 million. CEB had a net margin of 4.05% and a negative return on equity of 334.08%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down .9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $1.00 EPS. View CEB's Earnings History.

Where is CEB's stock going? Where will CEB's stock price be in 2017?

6 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for CEB's shares. Their predictions range from $60.00 to $77.25. On average, they anticipate CEB's stock price to reach $72.65 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for CEB.

Who are some of CEB's key competitors?

How do I buy CEB stock?

Shares of CEB 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 CEB's stock price today?

One share of CEB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $78.75.

MarketBeat Community Rating for CEB (NYSE CEB)
Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  176 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  162 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  338
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about CEB 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 CEB (NYSE:CEB) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $72.65 (7.75% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for CEB (NYSE:CEB)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/9/2017Canaccord GenuityDowngradeSpeculative Buy -> HoldLowView Rating Details
2/13/2017SunTrust Banks, Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Hold$68.00 -> $77.25N/AView Rating Details
1/20/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$76.00N/AView Rating Details
1/11/2017Cantor FitzgeraldDowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$75.00N/AView Rating Details
1/9/2017Barclays PLCUpgradeUnderweight -> Equal Weight$50.00 -> $75.00N/AView Rating Details
12/8/2016Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> Hold$60.00N/AView Rating Details
5/18/2016MackieLower Price TargetC$0.30 -> C$0.25N/AView Rating Details
3/9/2016Paradigm CapitalLower Price TargetBuyC$0.60 -> C$0.30N/AView Rating Details
2/5/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetBuy$87.00 -> $78.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for CEB (NYSE:CEB)
Earnings by Quarter for CEB (NYSE:CEB)
Earnings History by Quarter for CEB (NYSE CEB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/25/2016Q316$0.88$0.91$232.63 million$229.84 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/26/2016Q216$0.93$0.97$244.57 million$251.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2016Q116$0.78$0.82$226.99 million$2.22 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q415$1.04$1.10$247.21 million$242.94 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q315$0.84$1.00$233.31 million$231.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2015Q215$0.75$1.19$232.76 million$232.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2015Q115$0.65$0.73$223.59 million$221.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2015Q414$1.03$1.27$248.71 million$240.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q314$0.87$1.05$226.90 million$229.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q214$0.71$0.75$229.40 million$230.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q114$0.68$0.54$210.63 million$209.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q313$0.81$0.86$205.55 million$201.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2013Q2 2013$0.70$0.73$201.91 million$204.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2013Q1 2013$0.60$0.67$192.45 million$190.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2013Q4 2012$0.58$0.69$187.90 million$193.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q312$0.42$0.78$162.40 million$164.75 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for CEB (NYSE:CEB)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.72
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.74$0.74$0.74
Q2 20171$0.90$0.90$0.90
Q3 20171$0.90$0.90$0.90
Q4 20171$1.18$1.18$1.18
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for CEB (NYSE:CEB)
Most Recent Dividend:3/31/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.65
Dividend Yield:2.10%
Dividend Growth:22.40% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:142.24% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
43.19% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
40.84% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:7 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for CEB (NYSE:CEB)

Dividend History by Quarter for CEB (NYSE CEB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for CEB (NYSE:CEB)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 98.51%
Insider Trades by Quarter for CEB (NYSE:CEB)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for CEB (NYSE:CEB)
Insider Trades by Quarter for CEB (NYSE:CEB)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/2/2016Jeffrey R TarrDirectorSell7,250$62.07$450,007.50View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016Melody L JonesInsiderSell12,310$62.15$765,066.50View SEC Filing  
1/8/2016Ian Harvey SimisterDirectorBuy19,500$0.16$3,024.45
1/7/2016Brian Kenneth PetersenDirectorBuy22,000$0.14$2,970.00
1/4/2016Philip Richard LaneInsiderBuy30,000$0.17$4,980.00
12/17/2015Brian Kenneth PetersenDirectorBuy15,000$0.17$2,550.00
11/19/2015Daniel O LeemonDirectorSell1,133$75.00$84,975.00View SEC Filing  
7/17/2015Ian Harvey SimisterDirectorBuy151,070$0.30$45,321.00
7/16/2015Ian Harvey SimisterDirectorBuy16,500$0.30$4,950.00
7/10/2015Brian Kenneth PetersenDirectorBuy5,500$0.32$1,760.00
7/8/2015Brian Kenneth PetersenDirectorBuy16,000$0.30$4,800.00
7/7/2015Brian Kenneth PetersenDirectorBuy4,000$0.30$1,200.00
7/6/2015Brian Kenneth PetersenDirectorBuy18,000$0.33$5,940.00
7/2/2015Brian Kenneth PetersenDirectorBuy17,000$0.34$5,780.00
6/30/2015Philip Richard LaneInsiderBuy4,000$0.36$1,420.00
3/2/2015Nancy J KarchDirectorSell2,968$77.95$231,355.60View SEC Filing  
2/19/2015Stephen Martin CarterDirectorSell3,200$79.50$254,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2015Daniel O LeemonDirectorSell3,444$78.50$270,354.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2015Melody L JonesInsiderSell14,758$78.53$1,158,945.74View SEC Filing  
2/12/2015Thomas L MonahanCEOSell27,622$78.12$2,157,830.64View SEC Filing  
2/6/2015Nancy J KarchDirectorSell1,538$79.49$122,255.62View SEC Filing  
12/15/2014Ian Harvey SimisterDirectorBuy50,000$0.40$20,000.00
12/12/2014Ian Harvey SimisterDirectorBuy7,500$0.40$3,000.00
11/7/2014Haniel J LynnInsiderSell4,807$73.64$353,987.48View SEC Filing  
11/5/2014Gregor BailarDirectorSell9,388$73.46$689,642.48View SEC Filing  
11/4/2014Daniel O LeemonDirectorSell2,541$73.25$186,128.25View SEC Filing  
10/24/2014Philip Richard LaneInsiderBuy1,000$0.78$780.00
10/23/2014Philip Richard LaneInsiderBuy11,000$0.78$8,580.00
8/1/2014Richard S LindahlCFOSell15,000$61.76$926,400.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014Melody JonesInsiderSell8,595$75.95$652,790.25View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014Stephen MeyerInsiderSell10,707$77.41$828,828.87View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Gregor BailarDirectorSell4,370$73.49$321,151.30View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for CEB (NYSE:CEB)
Latest Headlines for CEB (NYSE:CEB)
DateHeadline logoCEB Says Only 25 Percent Of Employees Trust That Their Colleagues Behave Ethically - September 18 at 3:36 PM logoRyan Announces that Virginia Denies Alternative Market Approach for Sourcing Sales - September 15 at 10:29 PM logoSurvey Roundup: Efforts to Boost Corporate Culture Not Resonating - August 31 at 4:58 PM logoTwentyEighty, Inc. Names Andrew Huddart As New CEO - August 14 at 5:28 PM logoGartner Reports Financial Results for Second Quarter 2017 - August 8 at 4:50 PM logoGartner Reports Financial Results for Second Quarter 2017 - August 8 at 4:50 PM logoGartner (IT) Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - August 8 at 4:50 PM logoGartner (IT) Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - August 8 at 4:50 PM logoBusiness Services' Q2 Earnings on Aug 8: IT, CVG & More - August 8 at 3:40 AM logoBbva Compass Bancshares, Inc Buys SPDR S&P Dividend, SPDR Nuveen Bloomberg Barclays ... - July 28 at 6:39 PM logoCeiba Energy Services Inc. Announces Shareholder and Court Approval of the Plan of Arrangement With Secure Energy Services Inc. - July 18 at 6:35 PM logoCeiba Energy Services Announces Amendment to Credit Facility - July 13 at 11:07 PM logoAsian Stocks to Gain as Yellen Spurs U.S. Rally: Markets Wrap - July 13 at 3:44 AM logoIs Your Organization A Talent Magnet? These Values And Steps Are Key - July 5 at 3:04 AM logoHuron Consulting Group (HURN) vs. CEB (CEB) Head-To-Head Contrast - June 25 at 7:54 AM logoCEB Says Fewer Employees Plan To Stay With Their Current Employer Due To Increasing Confidence In The Global Labor Market - June 15 at 5:58 PM logoFitch Rates China Everbright Bank HK Branch's USD Notes 'BBB' - June 14 at 1:49 AM logoCritical Survey: CEB (CEB) vs. Information Services Group (III) - June 5 at 4:10 PM logoRussell Reynolds Associates Hires William McKinnon - June 1 at 4:46 PM logoCEB Inc. (CEB) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - May 19 at 3:14 PM logoGartner (IT) Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - May 4 at 4:22 PM logoGartner Updates 2017 Outlook To Include CEB - Quick Facts - May 4 at 4:22 PM logoCEB (CEB) Getting Favorable News Coverage, Study Shows - May 2 at 5:02 PM logoGeneva Investment Management Of Chicago Llc Buys IHS Markit, Tencent Holdings, Charles Schwab, ... - May 2 at 1:14 PM logoFavorable Press Coverage Somewhat Likely to Affect CEB (CEB) Stock Price - April 28 at 12:12 PM logoCEB Inc. (CEB) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - April 24 at 4:50 PM logoCEB Inc. (CEB) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Monday - April 21 at 10:03 PM logoCEB (CEB) Given Media Impact Score of -0.22 - April 21 at 12:49 PM logoSomewhat Favorable Press Coverage Very Unlikely to Effect CEB (CEB) Stock Price - April 15 at 12:33 PM logoForm 4 CEB Inc. For: Apr 05 Filed by: CARTER STEPHEN MARTIN - April 7 at 4:13 PM logoForm 4 CEB Inc. For: Apr 05 Filed by: BAILAR GREGOR - April 7 at 8:53 AM logoCEB Shareholders Approve Merger With Gartner, Inc. - April 7 at 8:53 AM logoGartner Completes Acquisition of CEB - April 7 at 8:53 AM logoCEB Inc. (CEB) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - March 29 at 2:04 PM logoBRIEF-CEB Inc and other named defendants in CEB merger litigation sign MoU to settle CEB merger litigation - March 24 at 9:31 PM logoDespite Political Uncertainty, Employees More Confident Than Ever In The Global Job Market - March 23 at 4:37 PM logoCEB Celebrates Women's Month With Commitment To Inclusion And Gender Equality - March 21 at 8:35 AM logoBRIEF-Gartner announces intention to offer $600 mln in senior notes - March 10 at 2:49 AM logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Monteverde & Associates PC Announces An Investigation Of CEB, Inc. - CEB - March 7 at 9:15 PM logoCEB INC. Financials - March 7 at 4:14 PM logoCEB INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - March 1 at 10:52 AM logoHow These IT Services Stocks are Faring? -- Gartner, Syntel, Wipro, and 21Vianet - February 28 at 8:55 AM logoBeroe Unveils 'Free-for-Life' On-demand Procurement Intelligence Platform - February 23 at 9:11 PM logoCorp. Exec. Board downgraded by SunTrust - February 14 at 2:52 AM logo8:00 am Corp. Exec. Board 'Go-Shop' period expires; none of the parties contacted provided an alternative acquisition proposal - February 10 at 4:31 PM logoCEB Announces Expiration Of "Go-Shop" Period Under The Merger Agreement - February 10 at 4:31 PM logoCEB INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits - February 10 at 4:31 PM logoCEB INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events - February 8 at 4:29 PM logoCEB INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure - February 8 at 4:29 PM logoThe 3 Cs for Preventing Productivity Loss During the Administration Transition - January 23 at 4:30 PM



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