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: Investment Banking
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:HLI
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.hl.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $2.47 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 23,539,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $35.14
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $33.26
  • 52 Week Range: $22.61 - $37.25
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.56
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.60
  • P/E Growth: 5.57
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $870.47 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.99
  • Book Value: $11.01 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.34
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.80
  • Dividend Yield: 2.2%
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 12.42%
  • Return on Equity: 17.83%
  • Return on Assets: 11.23%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.04%
  • Current Ratio: 0.96%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.96%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 174,335 shs.
  • Beta: 0.3
  • Short Ratio: 2.02
 

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 paid a dividend of $0.20 per share on Thursday, June 15th. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.18%. 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 declared that its board has initiated a stock repurchase program on Thursday, April 6th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $50,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 2.3% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are generally an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Houlihan Lokey's earnings last quarter?

Houlihan Lokey, Inc. (NYSE:HLI) released its earnings results on Tuesday, May, 9th. The company reported $0.59 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.45 by $0.14. The company earned $257.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $207.02 million. Houlihan Lokey had a return on equity of 17.83% and a net margin of 12.42%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 40.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.43 EPS. View Houlihan Lokey's Earnings History.

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

4 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Houlihan Lokey's shares. Their predictions range from $36.00 to $38.00. On average, they expect Houlihan Lokey's share price to reach $37.33 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Houlihan Lokey.

Who are some of Houlihan Lokey's key competitors?

Who are Houlihan Lokey's key executives?

Houlihan Lokey's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Irwin N. Gold J.D., Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Scott J. Adelson, Co-President, Director
  • David A. Preiser J.D., Co-President, Director
  • Scott L. Beiser, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • J.Lindsey Alley, Chief Financial Officer
  • Christopher M. Crain, General Counsel and Secretary
  • Ron Kent Barger, Director
  • Robert John Bruno Lenhardt, Director
  • Hideto Nishitani, Director
  • Paul Edward Wilson, Director

When did Houlihan Lokey IPO?

(HLI) raised $301 million in an initial public offering on Thursday, August 13th 2015. The company issued 13,100,000 shares at a price of $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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include James Investment Research Inc. (0.27%) and First Quadrant L P CA (0.05%). 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 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 James Investment Research Inc. and First Quadrant L P CA. 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.

What is Houlihan Lokey's stock price today?

One share of Houlihan Lokey stock can currently be purchased for approximately $36.78.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Houlihan Lokey (NYSE HLI)
Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  61 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  89 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  150
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Houlihan Lokey 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 Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $37.33 (1.50% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/14/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingBuy$38.00LowView Rating Details
5/11/2017Bank of America CorporationDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$36.00 -> $38.00HighView Rating Details
4/7/2017JMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingOutperform$34.00 -> $36.00LowView Rating Details
8/18/2016Sandler O'NeillDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
2/9/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Lower Price TargetNeutral$27.00 -> $26.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/22/2015 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: $1.95 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.09 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI)
Most Recent Dividend:6/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.80
Dividend Yield:2.18%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:49.38% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
41.03% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
38.28% (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: 32.56%
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)
Source:
DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoHoulihan Lokey, Inc. (NYSE:HLI) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 21 at 8:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.37 EPS Expected for Houlihan Lokey, Inc. (HLI) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 12 at 7:35 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHoulihan Lokey Announces Release Date for First Quarter Results for Fiscal Year 2018
finance.yahoo.com - July 7 at 6:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHoulihan Lokey, Inc. (HLI) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 11:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHoulihan Lokey Builds Its Strategic Consulting Group with New Hire
finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 7:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMOVES-Houlihan Lokey names new director of strategic consulting group
finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 7:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMOVES-Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, HSBC Holdings, Houlihan Lokey
finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 7:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Lowers Houlihan Lokey, Inc. (HLI) to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 11:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHoulihan Lokey, Inc. (HLI) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 26 at 8:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHoulihan Lokey Continues to Build Its Dispute Resolution Practice with Senior Hire in New York
finance.yahoo.com - June 19 at 12:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHoulihan Lokey, Inc. :HLI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2017 By the Numbers : June 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 19 at 12:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMOVES-Houlihan Lokey hires Jeffrey Baliban to its dispute resolution practice
finance.yahoo.com - June 19 at 12:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHoulihan Lokey, Inc. :HLI-US: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : June 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 17 at 4:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Houlihan Lokey, Inc. : June 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 16 at 6:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Houlihan Lokey, Inc. (HLI) Will Announce Earnings of $0.37 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 16 at 8:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHoulihan Lokey's (HLI) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 14 at 12:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHoulihan Lokey, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HLI-US : June 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 12 at 3:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHoulihan Lokey Strengthens Dispute Resolution Capabilities with Senior Hire in Los Angeles
finance.yahoo.com - June 6 at 6:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHoulihan Lokey, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HLI-US : June 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 2 at 7:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHoulihan Lokey Adds Managing Director to Strengthen Technology, Media, and Telecommunications Coverage
finance.yahoo.com - June 1 at 6:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHoulihan Lokey Inc (HLI) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 30 at 8:47 AM
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

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