NYSE:HLI - Houlihan Lokey Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$38.22 -1.60 (-4.02 %)
(As of 12/16/2018 11:25 AM ET)
Previous Close$38.22
Today's Range$38.09 - $40.01
52-Week Range$38.09 - $53.20
Volume344,160 shs
Average Volume239,469 shs
Market Capitalization$2.51 billion
P/E Ratio15.99
Dividend Yield2.83%
Beta0.64
Houlihan Lokey, Inc., an investment banking company, provides merger and acquisition (M&A), financing, financial restructuring, and financial 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 connection with other transactions. In addition, this segment offers dispute resolution and strategic 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Investment advice
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
Current SymbolNYSE:HLI
Previous Symbol
CUSIPN/A
Phone310-788-5200

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.01
Current Ratio0.93
Quick Ratio0.93

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio15.99
Forward P/E Ratio14.05
P/E Growth1.18

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$963.36 million
Price / Sales2.61
Cash Flow$2.4563 per share
Price / Cash Flow15.56
Book Value$12.58 per share
Price / Book3.04

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.39
Net Income$172.28 million
Net Margins16.97%
Return on Equity20.55%
Return on Assets13.71%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,228
Outstanding Shares65,750,000
Market Cap$2.51 billion
OptionableOptionable

Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI) Frequently Asked Questions

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 26th. Shareholders of record on Monday, December 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.27 per share on Friday, December 14th. This represents a $1.08 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.83%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 30th. View Houlihan Lokey's Dividend History.

How will Houlihan Lokey's stock buyback program work?

Houlihan Lokey announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share repurchase plan on Thursday, April 6th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $50,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase up to 2.3% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are often an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Houlihan Lokey's earnings last quarter?

Houlihan Lokey Inc (NYSE:HLI) issued its earnings results on Thursday, October, 25th. The financial services provider reported $0.70 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.62 by $0.08. The financial services provider had revenue of $274.99 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $239.68 million. Houlihan Lokey had a return on equity of 20.55% and a net margin of 16.97%. View Houlihan Lokey's Earnings History.

When is Houlihan Lokey's next earnings date?

Houlihan Lokey is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Houlihan Lokey.

What price target have analysts set for HLI?

7 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Houlihan Lokey's stock. Their predictions range from $46.00 to $57.00. On average, they anticipate Houlihan Lokey's stock price to reach $53.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 38.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Houlihan Lokey.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Houlihan Lokey?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Houlihan Lokey in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Houlihan Lokey.

Has Houlihan Lokey been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about HLI stock has trended somewhat positive on Sunday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Houlihan Lokey earned a media sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the financial services provider a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

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:
  • Mr. Irwin N. Gold, Exec. Chairman (Age 61)
  • Mr. Scott Lee Beiser, CEO, Sr. MD & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. David A. Preiser, Co-Pres & Sr. Managing Director of Financial Restructuring Group (Age 60)
  • Mr. Scott Joseph Adelson, Co-Pres, Global Co-Head of Corp. Fin. & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. J. Lindsey Alley, Chief Financial Officer (Age 51)

When did Houlihan Lokey IPO?

(HLI) raised $301 million in an 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.

Who are Houlihan Lokey's major shareholders?

Houlihan Lokey's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc (4.69%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.69%), BlackRock Inc. (3.58%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (1.74%), Burgundy Asset Management Ltd. (1.61%) and Alliancebernstein L.P. (1.55%). Company insiders that own Houlihan Lokey stock include Christopher M Crain, David A Preiser, Irwin Gold, J Lindsey Alley, Orix Hlhz Holding Llc, Robert A Schriesheim, Scott Joseph Adelson and Scott L Beiser. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Houlihan Lokey.

Which major investors are selling Houlihan Lokey stock?

HLI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Macquarie Group Ltd., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Marshall Wace North America L.P., TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Prudential Financial Inc. and Burgundy Asset Management Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold Houlihan Lokey company stock in the last year include Christopher M Crain, Irwin Gold, J Lindsey Alley, Orix Hlhz Holding Llc, Scott Joseph Adelson and Scott L Beiser. View Insider Buying and Selling for Houlihan Lokey.

Which major investors are buying Houlihan Lokey stock?

HLI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including ORIX Corp USA, Royce & Associates LP, BlackRock Inc., GW&K Investment Management LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., Alliancebernstein L.P., FMR LLC and Vanguard Group Inc. View Insider Buying and Selling for Houlihan Lokey.

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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Houlihan Lokey's stock price today?

One share of HLI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $38.22.

How big of a company is Houlihan Lokey?

Houlihan Lokey has a market capitalization of $2.51 billion and generates $963.36 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $172.28 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.39 on an earnings per share basis. Houlihan Lokey employs 1,228 workers across the globe.

What is Houlihan Lokey's official website?

The official website for Houlihan Lokey is http://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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Houlihan Lokey (NYSE HLI)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  187 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  195 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  382
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Houlihan Lokey and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HLI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HLI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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