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Houlihan Lokey Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.99 (+1.55 %)
(As of 11/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $65.00
50-Day Range
MA: $63.53
52-Week Range
Now: $65.00
Volume527,687 shs
Average Volume432,331 shs
Market Capitalization$4.51 billion
P/E Ratio21.38
Dividend Yield2.06%
Houlihan Lokey, Inc., an investment banking company, provides merger and acquisition (M&A), capital market, financial restructuring, and financial and valuation advisory services worldwide. It operates in three segments: Corporate Finance, Financial Restructuring, and Financial Advisory Services. The Corporate Finance segment offers general financial advisory services; and advises public and private institutions on buy-side and sell-side transactions, leveraged loans, private mezzanine debt, high-yield debt, initial public offerings, follow-ons, convertibles, equity private placements, private equity, and liability management transactions, as well as financial sponsors on various transactions. It also provides financing solutions and capital-raising advisory services for publicly-held and multinational corporations, financial sponsors, and privately-held companies. The Financial Restructuring segment advises debtors, creditors, and other parties-in-interest related to recapitalization/deleveraging transactions. It also provides a range of advisory services, including structuring, negotiation, and confirmation of plans of reorganization; structuring and analysis of exchange offers; corporate viability assessment; dispute resolution and expert testimony; and procuring debtor-in-possession financing. The Financial Advisory Services segment offers valuations of various assets, such as companies, illiquid debt and equity securities, and intellectual property. It also provides fairness opinions in connection with M&A and other transactions, and solvency opinions in connection with corporate spin-offs and dividend recapitalizations; and other types of financial opinions. In addition, this segment offers dispute resolution consulting services. It serves corporations, financial sponsors, and government agencies. The company was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, California.
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Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.16 billion
Cash Flow$3.54 per share
Book Value$15.02 per share


Net Income$183.79 million


Market Cap$4.51 billion
Next Earnings Date2/1/2021 (Estimated)
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Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Houlihan Lokey's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Houlihan Lokey's stock was trading at $48.92 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, HLI stock has increased by 32.9% and is now trading at $65.00.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Houlihan Lokey?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Houlihan Lokey in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Houlihan Lokey?

Wall Street analysts have given Houlihan Lokey a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's winning trading ideas this year have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Houlihan Lokey wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Houlihan Lokey's next earnings date?

Houlihan Lokey is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 1st 2021.
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How were Houlihan Lokey's earnings last quarter?

Houlihan Lokey, Inc. (NYSE:HLI) announced its earnings results on Thursday, October, 29th. The financial services provider reported $0.75 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.55 by $0.20. The financial services provider earned $275.74 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $224.80 million. Houlihan Lokey had a return on equity of 20.12% and a net margin of 18.06%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 1.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.70 earnings per share.
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How often does Houlihan Lokey pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Houlihan Lokey?

Houlihan Lokey announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 29th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, December 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.33 per share on Tuesday, December 15th. This represents a $1.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.03%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, December 1st.
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What price target have analysts set for HLI?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Houlihan Lokey's shares. Their forecasts range from $53.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate Houlihan Lokey's stock price to reach $58.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 9.7%.
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Are investors shorting Houlihan Lokey?

Houlihan Lokey saw a decline in short interest in the month of October. As of October 30th, there was short interest totaling 901,300 shares, a decline of 20.2% from the October 15th total of 1,130,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 340,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.6 days.
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Who are some of Houlihan Lokey's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Houlihan Lokey own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Houlihan Lokey investors own include Energy Transfer (ET), AT&T (T), CVS Health (CVS), The Home Depot (HD), Honeywell International (HON), Pfizer (PFE), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Verizon Communications (VZ), Alibaba Group (BABA) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

Who are Houlihan Lokey's key executives?

Houlihan Lokey's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Irwin N. Gold, Exec. Chairman (Age 63, Pay $3.35M)
  • Mr. Scott Lee Beiser, CEO, Sr. MD & Director (Age 60, Pay $4.56M)
  • Mr. David A. Preiser, Co-Pres, Sr. MD of Financial Restructuring Group & Director (Age 62, Pay $3.05M)
  • Mr. Scott Joseph Adelson, Co-Pres, Global Co-Head of Corp. Fin. & Director (Age 59, Pay $7.62M)
  • Mr. J. Lindsey Alley, MD & CFO (Age 53, Pay $1.34M)
  • Mr. Michael Boone, Director of Financial Restructuring Group
  • Mr. Matthew Mazzucchi, Financial Restructuring Managing Director
  • Mr. Arik Rashkes, Managing Director of Financial Institutions Group
  • Mr. Jason Abt, Managing Director of Investment Banking
  • Mr. Faiz Vahidy, VP

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 served 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.

What is Houlihan Lokey's stock symbol?

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

Who are Houlihan Lokey's major shareholders?

Houlihan Lokey's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (5.42%), Earnest Partners LLC (3.52%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (2.56%), First Trust Advisors LP (1.46%), State Street Corp (1.45%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.24%). Company insiders that own Houlihan Lokey stock include Christopher M Crain, David A Preiser, Irwin Gold, J Lindsey Alley, Orix Hlhz Holding Llc, Scott Joseph Adelson and Scott L Beiser.
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Which institutional investors are selling Houlihan Lokey stock?

HLI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, Westwood Holdings Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Neuberger Berman Group LLC, and Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio. Company insiders that have sold Houlihan Lokey company stock in the last year include Christopher M Crain, David A Preiser, Irwin Gold, and Scott L Beiser.
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Which institutional investors are buying Houlihan Lokey stock?

HLI stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, BlackRock Inc., Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Earnest Partners LLC, State Street Corp, GHP Investment Advisors Inc., Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust, and Great West Life Assurance Co. Can.
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How do I buy shares of Houlihan Lokey?

Shares of HLI 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Houlihan Lokey's stock price today?

One share of HLI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $65.00.

How big of a company is Houlihan Lokey?

Houlihan Lokey has a market capitalization of $4.51 billion and generates $1.16 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $183.79 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.20 on an earnings per share basis. Houlihan Lokey employs 1,491 workers across the globe.

What is Houlihan Lokey's official website?

The official website for Houlihan Lokey is www.hl.com.

How can I contact Houlihan Lokey?

Houlihan Lokey's mailing address is 10250 CONSTELLATION BLVD. 5TH FLOOR, LOS ANGELES CA, 90067. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 310-788-5200 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 11/27/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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