Houlihan Lokey Company Profile (NYSE:HLI)

About Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI)

Houlihan Lokey logoHoulihan Lokey, Inc. is a global independent investment bank that focuses on mergers and acquisitions (M&A), financings, financial restructurings and financial advisory services. The Company operates through three segments: Corporate Finance, Financial Restructuring and Financial Advisory Services. The Company serves a set of clients across the world, including corporations, financial sponsors and government agencies. The Company provides financial professionals with an integrated platform that enables them to deliver advice to its clients. The Company also offers intellectual property advisory services. The Corporate Finance activities include two categories: M&A and capital markets advisory. The Financial Advisory Services segment includes financial opinions, and a range of valuation and financial consulting services in the United States. The Financial Restructuring segment provides advice to debtors and creditors in connection with recapitalization/deleveraging transactions.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:HLI
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.hl.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $2.22 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 66,010,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $33.75
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $31.61
  • 52 Week Range: $20.96 - $36.65
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.64
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.18
  • P/E Growth: 1.58
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $872.09 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.55
  • Book Value: $11.01 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.06
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.68
  • Dividend Yield: 2.3%
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 12.15%
  • Return on Equity: 16.62%
  • Return on Assets: 10.95%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.06%
  • Current Ratio: 1.02%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.02%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 241,375 shs.
  • Beta: 0.38
  • Short Ratio: 0.62
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI)

What is Houlihan Lokey's stock symbol?

Houlihan Lokey trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HLI."

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

Houlihan Lokey declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 11th. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Thursday, June 15th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.38%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, May 31st. View Houlihan Lokey's Dividend History.

How will Houlihan Lokey's stock buyback program work?

Houlihan Lokey announced that its board has authorized a share buyback plan on Thursday, April 6th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $50,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to repurchase up to 2.3% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are usually a sign that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Houlihan Lokey's earnings last quarter?

Houlihan Lokey Inc (NYSE:HLI) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 9th. The company reported $0.59 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.45 by $0.14. The firm earned $257.10 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $207.02 million. Houlihan Lokey had a net margin of 12.15% and a return on equity of 16.62%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 40.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.43 earnings per share. View Houlihan Lokey's Earnings History.

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

4 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Houlihan Lokey's shares. Their predictions range from $28.00 to $38.00. On average, they anticipate Houlihan Lokey's share price to reach $34.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Houlihan Lokey.

Who are some of Houlihan Lokey's key competitors?

When did Houlihan Lokey IPO?

(HLI) raised $301 million in an initial public offering (IPO) on Thursday, August 13th 2015. The company issued 13,100,000 shares at $22.00-$24.00 per share. BofA Merrill Lynch and Goldman Sachs acted as the underwriters for the IPO and UBS Investment Bank, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods (A Stifel Company), Houlihan Lokey, Sandler O'Neill + Partners and JMP Securities were co-managers.

Who owns Houlihan Lokey stock?

Houlihan Lokey's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include HL VOTING TRUST (69.80%), HL VOTING TRUST (66.60%), Royce & Associates LP (2.44%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.40%), Ariel Investments LLC (2.35%) and BURGUNDY ASSET MANAGEMENT LTD. (5.95%). Company insiders that own Houlihan Lokey stock include Christopher M Crain, David A Preiser, De Bunt Bennet Van, J Lindsey Alley, Orix Hlhz Holding Llc, Robert A Schriesheim, Scott Joseph Adelson and Scott L Beiser. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Houlihan Lokey.

Who sold Houlihan Lokey stock? Who is selling Houlihan Lokey stock?

Houlihan Lokey's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Burgundy Asset Management Ltd., FMR LLC, Mendon Capital Advisors Corp, Mackenzie Financial Corp, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Credit Suisse AG, UBS Group AG and Nationwide Fund Advisors. Company insiders that have sold Houlihan Lokey stock in the last year include Christopher M Crain and David A Preiser. View Insider Buying and Selling for Houlihan Lokey.

Who bought Houlihan Lokey stock? Who is buying Houlihan Lokey stock?

Houlihan Lokey's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc., Ameriprise Financial Inc., Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Ariel Investments LLC, Royce & Associates LP, Columbia Wanger Asset Management LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P. and Hodges Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Houlihan Lokey stock in the last two years include De Bunt Bennet Van and Robert A Schriesheim. View Insider Buying and Selling for Houlihan Lokey.

How do I buy Houlihan Lokey stock?

Shares of Houlihan Lokey can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Houlihan Lokey stock cost?

One share of Houlihan Lokey stock can currently be purchased for approximately $33.65.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $34.00 (1.04% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/11/2017Bank of America CorpDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$36.00 -> $38.00HighView Rating Details
4/7/2017JMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingOutperform$34.00 -> $36.00LowView Rating Details
9/23/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingOutperform$28.00N/AView Rating Details
8/18/2016Sandler O'NeillDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
2/9/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncLower Price TargetNeutral$27.00 -> $26.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/28/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI)
Earnings by Quarter for Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI)
Earnings History by Quarter for Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/9/2017Q4 2017$0.45$0.59$207.02 million$257.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/1/2017Q317$0.50$0.57$225.36 million$248.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2016Q217$0.37$0.37$181.41 million$186.54 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2016Q117$0.32$0.35$161.70 million$181.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/18/2016Q416$0.45$0.43$195.85 million$183.59 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/8/2016Q316$0.49$0.47$203.84 million$206.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q216$0.26$0.28$151.91 million$158.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.94 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.08 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI)
Next Dividend:6/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.68
Dividend Yield:2.02%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:46.58% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
35.05% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
32.69% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI)

Dividend History by Quarter for Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/11/2017quarterly$0.202.29%5/31/20176/2/20176/15/2017
2/2/2017quarterly$0.202.45%3/1/20173/3/20173/15/2017
11/2/2016quarterly$0.172.87%12/1/201612/5/201612/15/2016
8/3/2016quarterly$0.172.83%8/31/20169/2/20169/15/2016
5/20/2016quarterly$0.172.94%6/1/20166/3/20166/15/2016
2/9/2016quarterly$0.152.56%3/2/20163/4/20163/15/2016
11/4/2015special$0.1512/2/201512/4/201512/15/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 60.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 97.74%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/15/2017Christopher M CrainGeneral CounselSell835$29.05$24,256.75View SEC Filing  
3/15/2017David A PreiserInsiderSell6,711$29.05$194,954.55View SEC Filing  
2/13/2017Robert A SchriesheimDirectorBuy4,870$30.73$149,655.10View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Christopher M. CrainGeneral CounselSell3,917$21.00$82,257.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015De Bunt Bennet VanDirectorBuy15,000$21.00$315,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015J Lindsey AlleyCFOSell15,827$21.00$332,367.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Orix Hlhz Holding LlcMajor ShareholderSell9,595,289$19.58$187,875,758.62View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Scott Joseph AdelsoninsiderSell67,848$21.00$1,424,808.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Scott L. BeiserCEOSell93,710$21.00$1,967,910.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI)
Latest Headlines for Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of HLI earnings conference call or presentation 9-May-17 9:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 11:21 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHoulihan Lokey Inc (HLI) Lowered to Neutral at Bank of America Corp
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 8:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHoulihan Lokey Inc (HLI) to Issue $0.20 Quarterly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 6:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHoulihan Lokey Substantially Builds Its Capital Markets Capabilities with New Hire
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 1:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHoulihan Lokey Inc (HLI) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 9:44 PM
marketbeat.com logoHoulihan Lokey posts 4Q profit
marketbeat.com - May 9 at 7:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHoulihan Lokey Reports Fiscal Year and Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2017 Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 5:29 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.45 EPS Expected for Houlihan Lokey Inc (HLI) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 1:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHoulihan Lokey (HLI) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 10:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHoulihan Lokey Inc (HLI) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 9:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Expect Houlihan Lokey Inc (HLI) Will Post Earnings of $0.45 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 9:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHoulihan Lokey (HLI) Given Daily News Impact Score of 0.15
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 12:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHoulihan Lokey Inc (HLI) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Sell"
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 12:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHoulihan Lokey (HLI) Receives Coverage Optimism Score of 0.44
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 12:59 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHoulihan Lokey (HLI) Earning Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 12:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHoulihan Lokey Strengthens Healthcare Information Technology Coverage with New Hire
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 11:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestment bank Houlihan Lokey to open Dubai office
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 11:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHoulihan Lokey (HLI) Earning Positive Media Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 12:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHoulihan Lokey Announces Release Date for Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results for Fiscal Year 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 10:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHoulihan Lokey Inc (HLI) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Hold"
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 10:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHoulihan Lokey Inc (HLI) Downgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 4:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJMP Securities Reiterates "Outperform" Rating for Houlihan Lokey Inc (HLI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 7:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Houlihan Lokey Inc (HLI) to Announce $0.48 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 7:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHoulihan Lokey Inc (HLI) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 6:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoShare Buyback Plan Approved by Houlihan Lokey (HLI) Board of Directors
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 4:19 PM
wsj.com logo[$$] Lim's Take: North Carolina Pension Brandishes Ax on Funds in Cost-Cutting Push
www.wsj.com - March 30 at 6:03 PM
wsj.com logo[$$] KRG Selling PAS International to StandardAero
www.wsj.com - March 29 at 6:11 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHoulihan Lokey Inc (HLI) Upgraded to Buy by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 11:55 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Lowers Houlihan Lokey Inc (HLI) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 20 at 1:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Washington Federal (WAFD) Stock is an Attractive Pick Now
finance.yahoo.com - March 10 at 10:11 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoHOULIHAN LOKEY, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits
biz.yahoo.com - February 10 at 6:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHoulihan Lokey Announces Pricing of Primary Offering Of Class A Common Stock To Fund Repurchase Of Class B Common Stock And Secondary Offering Of Class A Common Stock By Selling Stockholders
finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 11:22 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoHOULIHAN LOKEY, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 8 at 6:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHoulihan Lokey Announces Primary Offering Of Class A Common Stock To Fund Repurchase Of Class B Common Stock And Secondary Offering Of Class A Common Stock By Selling Stockholders
finance.yahoo.com - February 6 at 5:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of HLI earnings conference call or presentation 1-Feb-17 10:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 6:19 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ3 2017 Houlihan Lokey Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 1 at 6:24 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoHoulihan Lokey Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2017 Financial Results
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 1 at 6:24 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:25 pm Houlihan Lokey beats by $0.07, beats on revs
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 1 at 6:24 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoCitco and Houlihan Lokey Publish Survey of Global Industry Leaders, Benchmarking Industry Best Practices in Fund Administration and Valuation
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 7:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHoulihan Lokey Announces Release Date for Third Quarter Results for Fiscal Year 2017
finance.yahoo.com - January 20 at 7:02 PM
streetinsider.com logoHoulihan Lokey (HLI) Acquires Black Stone IP
www.streetinsider.com - January 18 at 6:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHoulihan Lokey Expands into Intellectual Property Advisory Services with Acquisition of Black Stone IP
au.finance.yahoo.com - January 18 at 6:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo9:16 am Houlihan Lokey acquires Black Stone IP; terms not disclosed
finance.yahoo.com - January 18 at 6:10 PM
msn.com logoOpinion: S&P 500 companies would save $87.1 billion if Trump passes his tax plan
www.msn.com - December 15 at 6:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhite Oak Acquires Capital Business Credit
au.finance.yahoo.com - December 15 at 6:19 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoHoulihan Lokey Hires Leveraged Finance Veteran to Build Its European Capital Markets Group
uk.finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 10:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMOVES-Houlihan Lokey hires Anthony Forshaw from Deutsche Bank
finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 10:32 AM
wsj.com logo[$$] Broadview Networks Nears End of Auction
www.wsj.com - December 2 at 8:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLeadership in Valuation Services: Houlihan Lokey Wins Several Industry Awards for Outstanding Portfolio Valuation & Fund Advisory Services
finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 4:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLeadership in Valuation Services: Houlihan Lokey Wins Several Industry Awards for Outstanding Portfolio Valuation & Fund Advisory Services
finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 4:47 PM

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