Greenhill & Co. Company Profile (NYSE:GHL)

About Greenhill & Co. (NYSE:GHL)

Greenhill & Co. logoGreenhill & Co., Inc. is an investment bank. The Company provides financial and strategic advice on domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, restructurings, financings, capital raising and other transactions to a diverse client base, including corporations, partnerships, institutions and governments globally. The Company also provides advice in connection with defense preparedness, activist response strategies and other mission critical situations. The Company acts for clients located across the world from its offices located in the United States, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Sweden, and the United Kingdom. The Company's subsidiaries provide advisory services in various jurisdictions. Its operating entities include Greenhill & Co., LLC (G&Co), Greenhill & Co. International LLP (GCI), Greenhill & Co. Europe LLP (GCE), Greenhill & Co. Australia Pty Limited (Greenhill Australia) and Greenhill Cogent, LP (GC LP).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Investment Banking
  • Sub-Industry: Investment Banking & Brokerage
  • Symbol: NYSE:GHL
  • CUSIP: 39525910
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $518.67 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 29,638,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $15.72
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $19.76
  • 52 Week Range: $13.80 - $32.45
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.38
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.82
  • P/E Growth: -9.99
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $299.08 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.73
  • Book Value: $9.48 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.85
  • Annual Dividend: $1.80
  • Dividend Yield: 8.1%
  • Net Margins: 8.49%
  • Return on Equity: 8.96%
  • Return on Assets: 5.97%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.31%
  • Current Ratio: 3.28%
  • Quick Ratio: 3.28%
  • Average Volume: 825,912 shs.
  • Beta: 1.27
  • Short Ratio: 10.02

Frequently Asked Questions for Greenhill & Co. (NYSE:GHL)

What is Greenhill & Co.'s stock symbol?

Greenhill & Co. trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GHL."

How often does Greenhill & Co. pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Greenhill & Co.?

Greenhill & Co. announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 19th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, December 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.05 per share on Wednesday, December 20th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.14%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, December 5th. View Greenhill & Co.'s Dividend History.

How will Greenhill & Co.'s stock buyback program work?

Greenhill & Co. announced that its board has approved a share buyback plan on Monday, October 9th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $50,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are usually a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Greenhill & Co.'s earnings last quarter?

Greenhill & Co., Inc. (NYSE:GHL) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 18th. The company reported ($0.18) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.07 by $0.25. The business earned $48.09 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $38.33 million. Greenhill & Co. had a return on equity of 8.96% and a net margin of 8.49%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 37.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.41 earnings per share. View Greenhill & Co.'s Earnings History.

Where is Greenhill & Co.'s stock going? Where will Greenhill & Co.'s stock price be in 2017?

8 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Greenhill & Co.'s shares. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $25.00. On average, they expect Greenhill & Co.'s stock price to reach $17.63 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Greenhill & Co..

Who are some of Greenhill & Co.'s key competitors?

Who are Greenhill & Co.'s key executives?

Greenhill & Co.'s management team includes the folowing people:

  • Robert F. Greenhill, Chairman of the Board
  • Kevin M. Costantino, President
  • David A. Wyles, President
  • Scott L. Bok, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Harold J. Rodriguez Jr., Chief Financial Officer
  • Stephen E. Conner, Managing Director - Energy Services Sector
  • Javier Gonzalezand Carlos Gomez de la Rubia, Managing Director, Spain
  • Steven F. Goldstone, Lead Independent Director
  • David Trone, Director-Investor Relations
  • Stephen L. Key, Independent Director

Who owns Greenhill & Co. stock?

Greenhill & Co.'s stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fisher Asset Management LLC (2.31%) and Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP (1.43%). Company insiders that own Greenhill & Co. stock include David Wyles and Scott L Bok. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Greenhill & Co..

Who sold Greenhill & Co. stock? Who is selling Greenhill & Co. stock?

Greenhill & Co.'s stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Greenhill & Co..

Who bought Greenhill & Co. stock? Who is buying Greenhill & Co. stock?

Greenhill & Co.'s stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Greenhill & Co..

How do I buy Greenhill & Co. stock?

Shares of Greenhill & Co. 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 Greenhill & Co.'s stock price today?

One share of Greenhill & Co. stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.50.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Greenhill & Co. (NYSE GHL)
Community Ranking:  1.3 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  104 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  306 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  410
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Greenhill & Co. 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 Greenhill & Co. (NYSE:GHL) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Sell Ratings, 3 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Sell (Score: 1.38)
Consensus Price Target: $17.63 (0.71% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Greenhill & Co. (NYSE:GHL)
Price Target History for Greenhill & Co. (NYSE:GHL)
Analysts' Ratings History for Greenhill & Co. (NYSE:GHL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/19/2017Bank of America CorporationLower Price TargetUnderperform$13.00 -> $12.00N/AView Rating Details
10/19/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHold$17.00N/AView Rating Details
10/10/2017Sandler O'NeillDowngradeBuy -> Hold$25.00 -> $18.00N/AView Rating Details
9/26/2017NomuraLower Price TargetReduce$16.00 -> $14.00MediumView Rating Details
9/26/2017Buckingham ResearchBoost Price TargetNeutral$15.00 -> $18.00HighView Rating Details
1/10/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeNeutral -> Sell$25.00N/AView Rating Details
1/6/2017InstinetDowngradeNeutral -> Reduce$22.00N/AView Rating Details
11/20/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingUnderperform$15.00N/AView Rating Details
1/29/2016Rafferty Capital MarketsUpgradeHold -> Buy$27.00 -> $34.00N/AView Rating Details
10/23/2015Susquehanna Bancshares IncLower Price Target$39.00 -> $33.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Greenhill & Co. (NYSE:GHL)
Earnings by Quarter for Greenhill & Co. (NYSE:GHL)
Earnings History by Quarter for Greenhill & Co. (NYSE GHL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/18/2017Q3 2017$0.07($0.18)$38.33 million$48.09 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2017Q2 2017$0.30$0.20$72.25 million$67.27 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2017Q1 2017$0.14$0.04$68.76 million$56.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2017Q416$0.64$0.74$98.38 million$101.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2016Q316$0.41$0.41$82.09 million$76.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/26/2016Q216$0.49$0.62$89.61 million$90.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2016Q116$0.13$0.14$61.43 million$66.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/27/2016Q415$0.23$0.25$62.20 million$75.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q315$0.40$0.02$77.83 million$50.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215$0.40$0.30$76.50 million$73.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115$0.31$0.25$62.64 million$43.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2015Q414$0.57$0.51$89.96 million$76.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$0.62$0.66$88.40 million$92.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2014Q214$0.22$0.27$62.90 million$64.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/23/2014Q114$0.24$0.01$56.82 million$43.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2014Q413$0.52$0.53$80.29 million$76.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/17/2013Q313$0.16$0.06$47.24 million$44.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/17/2013Q2 2013$0.53$0.52$80.48 million$83.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/17/2013Q1 2013$0.67$0.45$102.10 million$79.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/23/2013Q4 2012$0.73$0.50$103.05 million$92.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/17/2012$0.38$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/18/2012$0.25$0.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2012$0.44$0.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2012$0.62$0.67ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/19/2011$0.17$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/18/2011$0.33$0.69ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2011($0.06)($0.05)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2011$0.52$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Greenhill & Co. (NYSE:GHL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.07 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.93 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Greenhill & Co. (NYSE:GHL)
Next Dividend:12/20/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.80
Dividend Yield:10.29%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:243.24% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
2,571.43% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
193.55% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Greenhill & Co. (NYSE:GHL)

Dividend History by Quarter for Greenhill & Co. (NYSE GHL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Greenhill & Co. (NYSE:GHL)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 8.30%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 97.01%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Greenhill & Co. (NYSE:GHL)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Greenhill & Co. (NYSE:GHL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Greenhill & Co. (NYSE:GHL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/1/2017David WylesPresidentSell52,952$29.46$1,559,965.92View SEC Filing  
10/27/2015Scott L BokCEOBuy202,510$24.89$5,040,473.90View SEC Filing  
2/20/2015Karen P RobardsDirectorBuy1,000$39.06$39,060.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Greenhill & Co. (NYSE:GHL)
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Greenhill & Co. (GHL) Chart for Monday, October, 23, 2017

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