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NYSE:HRB

H&R Block - HRB Stock Forecast, Price & News

$46.07
+0.73 (+1.61%)
(As of 08/15/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$45.00
$46.51
50-Day Range
$33.00
$46.07
52-Week Range
$21.08
$46.51
Volume
2.17 million shs
Average Volume
2.37 million shs
Market Capitalization
$7.35 billion
P/E Ratio
13.32
Dividend Yield
2.38%
Price Target
$32.87

H&R Block MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
28.7% Downside
$32.87 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
5.97% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-0.09
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
-0.10mentions of H&R Block in the last 14 days
Based on 50 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
4.47%
From $3.80 to $3.97 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

1.86 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

248th out of 291 stocks

Personal Services Industry

11th out of 13 stocks

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About H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) Stock

H&R Block, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides assisted income tax return preparation and do-it-yourself (DIY) tax return preparation services and products to the general public primarily in the United States, Canada, and Australia. The company offers assisted income tax return preparation and related services through a system of retail offices operated directly by the company or its franchisees. It also provides DIY tax services and products, including federal and state income tax returns, access to tax tips, advice and tax-related news, use of calculators for tax planning, and error checking and electronic filing; and software online, as well as through third-party retail stores. In addition, the company offers Refund Transfers and H&R Block Emerald Prepaid Mastercard, which enables clients to receive their tax refunds; Peace of Mind extended service plans; H&R Block Emerald Advance lines of credit; Tax Identity Shield that provides clients assistance in helping protect their tax identity and access to services to help restore their tax identity; refund advance loans; H&R Block Instant Refund; and H&R Block Pay With Refund services. Further, it offers small business financial solutions through its company-owned or franchise offices, and online. The company was founded in 1955 and is headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri.

H&R Block Trading Up 1.6 %

Shares of NYSE:HRB traded up $0.73 during trading hours on Monday, hitting $46.07. The company's stock had a trading volume of 2,168,523 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,371,865. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 7.03, a quick ratio of 1.10 and a current ratio of 1.39. The stock has a market cap of $7.35 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.32, a P/E/G ratio of 0.95 and a beta of 0.69. H&R Block has a 12 month low of $21.08 and a 12 month high of $46.51. The business has a 50-day simple moving average of $37.43 and a 200-day simple moving average of $30.88.

H&R Block (NYSE:HRB - Get Rating) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August 9th. The company reported $1.43 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.24 by $0.19. The business had revenue of $1.05 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $994.77 million. H&R Block had a negative return on equity of 2,398.97% and a net margin of 15.99%. The business's revenue was up .4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $1.39 EPS. On average, analysts anticipate that H&R Block will post 3.8 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

H&R Block Increases Dividend

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, October 3rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 8th will be given a dividend of $0.29 per share. This represents a $1.16 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.52%. This is a boost from H&R Block's previous quarterly dividend of $0.27. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, September 7th. H&R Block's payout ratio is presently 31.21%.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

A number of research analysts have recently issued reports on the company. Barrington Research raised their price objective on H&R Block from $40.00 to $48.00 and gave the company an "outperform" rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 10th. StockNews.com raised H&R Block from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note on Thursday. Finally, The Goldman Sachs Group raised their target price on H&R Block from $20.00 to $22.60 and gave the stock a "sell" rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 10th.

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HRB Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 7/1 Dividend
6/07/2022
Dividend Payable
7/01/2022
Last Earnings
8/09/2022
Today
8/16/2022
Ex-Dividend for 10/3 Dividend
9/07/2022
Dividend Payable
10/03/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/01/2022
Fiscal Year End
6/30/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Personal services
Sub-Industry
Specialized Consumer Services
CUSIP
09367110
Employees
3,600
Year Founded
1955

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$32.87
High Stock Price Forecast
$48.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$22.60
Forecasted Upside/Downside
-28.7%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.00
Research Coverage
3 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$553.67 million
Pretax Margin
19.03%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$3.46 billion
Cash Flow
$4.74 per share
Book Value
$1.33 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
158,030,000
Market Cap
$7.35 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.69

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Jeffrey J. Jones II (Age 54)
    Pres, CEO & Director
    Comp: $3.41M
  • Mr. Tony G. Bowen (Age 47)
    Chief Financial Officer
    Comp: $1.62M
  • Ms. Kellie J. Logerwell (Age 52)
    VP & Chief Accounting Officer
    Comp: $517.46k
  • Ms. Karen A. Orosco (Age 51)
    Pres of Global Consumer Tax & Service Delivery
    Comp: $1.49M
  • Ms. Nicki Cole
    VP of Technology, Small Bus. & Financial Services
  • Mr. Alan Lowden
    Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Michaella Gallina
    VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Dara Redler
    Chief Legal Officer
  • Ms. Jill Cress
    Chief Marketing & Experience Officer
  • Ms. Tiffany Scalzitti Monroe (Age 49)
    Chief People and Culture Officer













HRB Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell H&R Block stock right now?

3 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for H&R Block in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" HRB shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in HRB, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is H&R Block's stock price forecast for 2022?

3 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for H&R Block's shares. Their HRB share price forecasts range from $22.60 to $48.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $32.87 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 28.7%.
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How have HRB shares performed in 2022?

H&R Block's stock was trading at $23.56 at the beginning of the year. Since then, HRB stock has increased by 95.5% and is now trading at $46.07.
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When is H&R Block's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 1st 2022.
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How were H&R Block's earnings last quarter?

H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE:HRB) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 9th. The company reported $1.43 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.24 by $0.19. The company earned $1.05 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $994.77 million. H&R Block had a net margin of 15.99% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 2,398.97%. H&R Block's quarterly revenue was up .4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $1.39 earnings per share.

How often does H&R Block pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for H&R Block?

H&R Block declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 9th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 8th will be given a dividend of $0.29 per share on Monday, October 3rd. This represents a $1.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.52%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, September 7th. This is an increase from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.27.
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Is H&R Block a good dividend stock?

H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) pays an annual dividend of $1.08 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.38%. The company does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 31.21%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, HRB will have a dividend payout ratio of 27.20% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for HRB.

How will H&R Block's stock buyback program work?

H&R Block declared that its board has initiated a stock repurchase plan on Tuesday, August 9th 2022, which permits the company to buyback $1,250,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to buy up to 17.5% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are usually a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

What guidance has H&R Block issued on next quarter's earnings?

H&R Block updated its FY22 earnings guidance on Tuesday, August, 9th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.70-$3.95 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of $3.44. The company issued revenue guidance of $3.535-$3.585 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $3.40 billion.

What is Jeffrey J. Jones II's approval rating as H&R Block's CEO?

441 employees have rated H&R Block Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey J. Jones II on Glassdoor.com. Jeffrey J. Jones II has an approval rating of 77% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of H&R Block own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other H&R Block investors own include AT&T (T), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Coty (COTY), Pfizer (PFE), Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Carnival Co. & (CCL), Energy Transfer (ET), Ford Motor (F) and Designer Brands (DBI).

What is H&R Block's stock symbol?

H&R Block trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HRB."

Who are H&R Block's major shareholders?

H&R Block's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (8.01%), Lazard Asset Management LLC (1.47%), Northern Trust Corp (1.44%), Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (1.23%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.84%) and Royce & Associates LP (0.84%). Insiders that own company stock include Jeffrey J Jones II, Robert A Gerard, Thomas A Gerke and Thomas A Gerke.
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How do I buy shares of H&R Block?

Shares of HRB stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is H&R Block's stock price today?

One share of HRB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $46.07.

How much money does H&R Block make?

H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) has a market capitalization of $7.35 billion and generates $3.46 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $553.67 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.46 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does H&R Block have?

The company employs 3,600 workers across the globe.

When was H&R Block founded?

H&R Block was founded in 1955.

How can I contact H&R Block?

H&R Block's mailing address is ONE H&R BLOCK WAY, KANSAS CITY MO, 64105. The official website for the company is www.hrblock.com. The company can be reached via phone at (816) 854-3000, via email at investorrelations@hrblock.com, or via fax at 816-854-8500.

This page (NYSE:HRB) was last updated on 8/16/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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