FTI Consulting Company Profile (NYSE:FCN)

About FTI Consulting (NYSE:FCN)

FTI Consulting logoFTI Consulting, Inc. is a business advisory company. The Company operates through five segments: Corporate Finance & Restructuring, Forensic and Litigation Consulting, Economic Consulting, Technology and Strategic Communications. The Company provides advice and services, such as restructuring (including bankruptcy), capital formation and indebtedness, interim business management, performance improvements, forensic accounting and litigation matters, international arbitrations, mergers and acquisitions (M&A), antitrust and competition matters, securities litigation, electronic discovery (or e-discovery), management and retrieval of electronically stored information (ESI), reputation management and strategic communications. The Company collaborates with Chief Financial Officers (CFOs) and their finance and accounting organizations and uses engagement tools to provide transformation services, manage risk, deliver business intelligence capabilities, and prepare for and execute events.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Business Services
  • Industry: Management Consulting Services
  • Sub-Industry: Research & Consulting Services
  • Symbol: NYSE:FCN
  • CUSIP: 30294110
  • Web: www.fticonsulting.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $1.39342 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 40,527,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $34.68
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $40.11
  • 52 Week Range: $33.66 - $47.12
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.38
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.01
  • P/E Growth: 1.46
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.79 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.77
  • Book Value: $29.52 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.15
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $165.11 million
  • Net Margins: 3.88%
  • Return on Equity: 6.06%
  • Return on Assets: 3.25%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.34%
  • Current Ratio: 2.51%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.51%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 358,488 shs.
  • Beta: 0.23
  • Short Ratio: 5.87
 

Frequently Asked Questions for FTI Consulting (NYSE:FCN)

What is FTI Consulting's stock symbol?

FTI Consulting trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "FCN."

How will FTI Consulting's stock buyback program work?

FTI Consulting declared that its board has authorized a share repurchase program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $100,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 7.1% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are generally a sign that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were FTI Consulting's earnings last quarter?

FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE:FCN) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 27th. The company reported $0.34 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.26. The firm earned $446.30 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $461.08 million. FTI Consulting had a net margin of 3.88% and a return on equity of 6.06%. The firm's revenue was down 5.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.83 EPS. View FTI Consulting's Earnings History.

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

FTI Consulting updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 27th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.90-$2.20 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.28. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.775-$1.875 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.85 billion.

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

3 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for FTI Consulting's shares. Their forecasts range from $38.00 to $46.00. On average, they expect FTI Consulting's stock price to reach $43.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for FTI Consulting.

Who are some of FTI Consulting's key competitors?

Who are FTI Consulting's key executives?

FTI Consulting's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Steven H. Gunby, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Ajay Sabherwal, Chief Financial Officer
  • Holly Paul, Chief Human Resource Officer
  • Catherine M. Freeman, Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer, Controller
  • Matthew Pachman, Chief Compliance Officer, Acting Chief Risk Officer, Vice President
  • Curtis Lu, General Counsel
  • Paul Linton, Chief Strategy and Transformation Officer
  • Gerard E. Holthaus, Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Brenda J. Bacon, Independent Director
  • Mark S. Bartlett, Independent Director

Who owns FTI Consulting stock?

FTI Consulting's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BLACK CREEK INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT INC. (0.70%), BlackRock Inc. (10.68%), Black Creek Investment Management Inc. (9.31%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.63%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.62%) and Wellington Management Group LLP (5.78%). Company insiders that own FTI Consulting stock include David M /Ct Johnson, Gerard E Holthaus, Holly Paul, Steven Henry Gunby and Vernon James Ellis. View Institutional Ownership Trends for FTI Consulting.

Who sold FTI Consulting stock? Who is selling FTI Consulting stock?

FTI Consulting's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ameriprise Financial Inc., FMR LLC, Marshall Wace LLP, Nationwide Fund Advisors, Rice Hall James & Associates LLC, King Luther Capital Management Corp, FIL Ltd and Wellington Management Group LLP. Company insiders that have sold FTI Consulting stock in the last year include Holly Paul and Vernon James Ellis. View Insider Buying and Selling for FTI Consulting.

Who bought FTI Consulting stock? Who is buying FTI Consulting stock?

FTI Consulting's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Black Creek Investment Management Inc., Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, MARSHALL WACE ASIA Ltd, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Vanguard Group Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp and Morgan Stanley. Company insiders that have bought FTI Consulting stock in the last two years include David M /Ct Johnson and Steven Henry Gunby. View Insider Buying and Selling for FTI Consulting.

How do I buy FTI Consulting stock?

Shares of FTI Consulting 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 FTI Consulting's stock price today?

One share of FTI Consulting stock can currently be purchased for approximately $33.94.


MarketBeat Community Rating for FTI Consulting (NYSE FCN)
Community Ranking:  1.3 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  49 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  133 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  182
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about FTI Consulting 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 FTI Consulting (NYSE:FCN) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $43.00 (26.69% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for FTI Consulting (NYSE:FCN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/28/2017Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHold$47.00 -> $38.00LowView Rating Details
1/6/2017SunTrust Banks, Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Hold$50.00 -> $46.00N/AView Rating Details
10/31/2016Avondale PartnersDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$50.00 -> $45.00N/AView Rating Details
3/11/2016William BlairDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 6/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for FTI Consulting (NYSE:FCN)
Earnings by Quarter for FTI Consulting (NYSE:FCN)
Earnings History by Quarter for FTI Consulting (NYSE FCN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/27/2017Q1 2017$0.60$0.34$461.08 million$446.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2017Q4 2016$0.29$0.24$431.60 million$441.92 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$0.50$0.52$452.70 million$438.04 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.42$0.83$439.24 million$470.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2016Q415$0.28$0.24$426.43 million$442.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q3$0.54$0.53$460.60 million$455.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.48$0.50$453.57 million$449.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q1$0.32$0.57$428.10 million$432.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2015Q414$0.34$0.04$428.50 million$425.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q3$0.40$0.63$434.80 million$451.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.51$0.55$445.34 million$454.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q1$0.26$0.41$415.17 million$425.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/20/2014Q413$0.43$0.49$402.30 million$416.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313$0.48$0.72$402.16 million$414.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q2 2013$0.60$0.58$413.09 million$414.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2013Q1 2013$0.50$0.59$400.90 million$407.18 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/28/2013Q4 2012$0.61$0.67$387.06 million$399.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/8/2012$0.59$0.60$389.91 million$386.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2012$0.61$0.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2012$0.67$0.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2011$0.61$0.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.57$0.64ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2011$0.49$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2011$0.54$0.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for FTI Consulting (NYSE:FCN)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.18
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.18
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.47$0.66$0.57
Q2 20172$0.51$0.57$0.54
Q3 20172$0.52$0.57$0.55
Q4 20172$0.52$0.53$0.53
Q1 20181$0.58$0.58$0.58
Q2 20181$0.56$0.56$0.56
Q3 20181$0.54$0.54$0.54
Q4 20181$0.50$0.50$0.50
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for FTI Consulting (NYSE:FCN)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for FTI Consulting (NYSE:FCN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.03%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 97.27%
Insider Trades by Quarter for FTI Consulting (NYSE:FCN)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for FTI Consulting (NYSE:FCN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for FTI Consulting (NYSE:FCN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/28/2017Steven Henry GunbyCEOBuy30,000$34.51$1,035,300.00View SEC Filing  
11/23/2016Vernon James EllisDirectorSell5,000$43.32$216,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2016Holly PaulInsiderSell598$43.42$25,965.16View SEC Filing  
6/8/2016Gerard E HolthausDirectorSell8,403$43.02$361,497.06View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015David M. /Ct JohnsonCFOBuy15,000$35.95$539,250.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2015Marc HoltzmanDirectorSell23,069$40.35$930,834.15View SEC Filing  
5/7/2015Heather KlinkGeneral CounselSell1,381$39.17$54,093.77View SEC Filing  
2/27/2015Eric B MillerEVPSell20,107$36.95$742,953.65View SEC Filing  
12/22/2014Eric B MillerEVPSell4,000$39.20$156,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2014David G BannisterEVPSell3,850$37.08$142,758.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2014David G BannisterEVPSell24,000$36.81$883,440.00View SEC Filing  
6/19/2014Roger D CarlileCFOSell21,736$36.90$802,058.40View SEC Filing  
12/26/2013Eric MillerEVPSell2,348$42.29$99,296.92View SEC Filing  
12/26/2013Jack Iv DunnCEOSell10,622$42.47$451,116.34View SEC Filing  
12/24/2013David BannisterEVPSell28,625$41.50$1,187,937.50View SEC Filing  
12/24/2013Jack Iv DunnCEOSell17,151$41.39$709,879.89View SEC Filing  
12/24/2013Roger CarlileCFOSell62,909$41.38$2,603,174.42View SEC Filing  
12/19/2013Brenda BaconDirectorSell11,000$41.39$455,290.00View SEC Filing  
12/19/2013David BannisterEVPSell28,968$41.51$1,202,461.68View SEC Filing  
12/18/2013Dennis ShaughnessyChairmanSell18,596$41.16$765,411.36View SEC Filing  
12/17/2013Brenda BaconDirectorSell11,000$42.00$462,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/17/2013David BannisterEVPSell30,638$42.15$1,291,391.70View SEC Filing  
12/17/2013Dennis ShaughnessyChairmanSell47,630$42.13$2,006,651.90View SEC Filing  
12/17/2013Jack Iv DunnCEOSell115,594$40.91$4,728,950.54View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for FTI Consulting (NYSE:FCN)
Latest Headlines for FTI Consulting (NYSE:FCN)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoFTI Consulting, Inc. (FCN) Downgraded by BidaskClub to "Sell"
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 23 at 9:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFTI Consulting, Inc. (FCN) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 23 at 5:06 PM
seekingalpha.com logoFTI Consulting (FCN) Presents At The William Blair 2017 Growth Stock Conference - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - June 14 at 6:21 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoFTI Consulting to Present at William Blair 37th Annual Growth Stock Conference
feeds.benzinga.com - June 6 at 7:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFTI Consulting (FCN) Initiates Stock Repurchase Plan
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 4 at 11:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate FTI Consulting, Inc. (FCN) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $455.34 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 4 at 8:25 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate FTI Consulting, Inc. (FCN) to Announce $0.53 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 2 at 4:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFTI Consulting and Compass Lexecon Honored as Leading Firms at Who’s Who Legal Awards
finance.yahoo.com - June 1 at 5:55 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDisaster Drought Leaves Turnaround Gurus Scrounging for Jobs
finance.yahoo.com - May 30 at 11:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMOVES-FTI Capital appoints CEO and managing directors
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 4:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMOVES-Barclays, Renaissance Capital, HSBC, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 4:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFTI Consulting Announces Increased Authorization for Share Repurchase Program
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 4:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoForbes Magazine Names FTI Consulting to America’s Best Management Consulting Firms List for Second Straight Year
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 10:14 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoTargovax ASA: ASCO abstract released
feeds.benzinga.com - May 18 at 1:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlog Coverage: Hackett Group Acquires Tech Consultancy Firm Jibe Consulting
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 5:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$455.34 Million in Sales Expected for FTI Consulting, Inc. (FCN) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 11:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFTI Consulting Introduces Global Private Capital Advisory Services Offering
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 8:57 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.53 EPS Expected for FTI Consulting, Inc. (FCN) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 7:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFTI Consulting’s David Grant Recognized as One of the Top 25 Consultants of 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 9:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFTI Consulting (FCN) Earns Media Impact Score of -0.07
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 7:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThree Retail & Consumer Products Experts Join FTI Consulting in the U.S. and Australia
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 8:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] U.S. Supreme Court Takes Up Bankruptcy Clawback Dispute
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 7:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSteven Henry Gunby Acquires 30,000 Shares of FTI Consulting, Inc. (FCN) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 6:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Supreme Court Takes Up Bankruptcy Clawback Dispute
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 4:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Supreme Court Takes Up Bankruptcy Clawback Dispute
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 4:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to FTI Consulting, Inc. : May 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 4:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to FTI Consulting, Inc. : May 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 4:59 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFTI Consulting (FCN) Getting Somewhat Critical Media Coverage, Study Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 1:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2017 EPS Estimates for FTI Consulting, Inc. (FCN) Reduced by Analyst
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 10:12 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFTI Technology Recognized as a Leader in IDC MarketScape: Worldwide E-Discovery Services 2017 Vendor Assessment
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 9:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFTI Consulting and Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce Study Finds Employer-Led Solutions Are Crucial for a Healthy Workforce
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 9:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSunTrust Banks Analysts Cut Earnings Estimates for FTI Consulting, Inc. (FCN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 8:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFTI Consulting, Inc. (FCN) Receives "Hold" Rating from Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 1:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFTI Consulting, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FCN-US : April 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 6:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of FCN earnings conference call or presentation 27-Apr-17 1:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 6:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFTI Consulting, Inc. :FCN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : April 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 6:15 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFTI Consulting (FCN) Earning Somewhat Negative Press Coverage, Analysis Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 2:49 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquities Analysts Offer Predictions for FTI Consulting, Inc.'s Q2 2017 Earnings (FCN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 10:12 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Kaisa Group's recovery suggests investors have selective memories
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 10:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFTI Consulting Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 10:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFTI Consulting misses Street 1Q forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 10:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCan't Pay Your Debts, Deep in the Red? In China, Your Stock Doubles
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 10:44 PM
nasdaq.com logoFTI Consulting Becomes Oversold (FCN)
www.nasdaq.com - April 27 at 5:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFTI Consulting, Inc. (FCN) Releases Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.29 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 4:08 PM
fool.com logoWhy Shares of FTI Consulting, Inc. Fell 13% Today
www.fool.com - April 27 at 2:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFTI Consulting, Inc. (FCN) Issues FY17 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 10:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable News Coverage Very Unlikely to Affect FTI Consulting (FCN) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 8:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLeading Economist Dr. Adel Turki Joins Compass Lexecon
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 11:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFTI Consulting, Inc. (FCN) Downgraded to "Sell" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 10:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFTI Consulting Launches Managed Services, Including Legal Review, for Microsoft Office 365
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 8:16 AM

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