NYSE:KFY - Korn Ferry Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$47.69 +0.77 (+1.64 %)
(As of 03/19/2019 06:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$46.92
Today's Range$46.63 - $47.70
52-Week Range$37.38 - $68.98
Volume234,307 shs
Average Volume310,040 shs
Market Capitalization$2.69 billion
P/E Ratio14.48
Dividend Yield0.85%
Beta1.31
Korn/Ferry International engages in the provision of global organizational consulting firm. It operates through the following segments: Executive Search, Hay Group, Futurestep, and Corporate. The Executive Search segment helps clients attract and hire leaders who fit in with their organization, and make it stand out. The Hay Group segment comprises of leadership and organizational advisory consultants, and thought leaders. The Futurestep segment includes recruitment process outsourcing, professional search, and project recruitment. The company was founded by Richard M. Ferry on November 14, 1969 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Employment agencies
Sub-IndustryHuman Resource & Employment Services
SectorBusiness Services
CUSIP50064320
Phone310-552-1834

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.82 billion
Cash Flow$3.6544 per share
Book Value$21.58 per share

Profitability

Net Income$133.77 million

Miscellaneous

Employees7,643
Market Cap$2.69 billion
Next Earnings Date6/12/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Korn Ferry's stock symbol?

Korn Ferry trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KFY."

How often does Korn Ferry pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Korn Ferry?

Korn Ferry announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, March 7th. Investors of record on Tuesday, March 26th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Monday, April 15th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.84%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, March 25th. View Korn Ferry's Dividend History.

How were Korn Ferry's earnings last quarter?

Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, March, 7th. The business services provider reported $0.81 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.81. The business services provider had revenue of $474.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $481.98 million. Korn Ferry had a net margin of 4.77% and a return on equity of 15.42%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.70 earnings per share. View Korn Ferry's Earnings History.

When is Korn Ferry's next earnings date?

Korn Ferry is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, June 12th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Korn Ferry.

What guidance has Korn Ferry issued on next quarter's earnings?

Korn Ferry updated its fourth quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Thursday, March, 7th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.85-0.93 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.89. The company issued revenue guidance of $485-505 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $499.72 million.

What price target have analysts set for KFY?

4 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Korn Ferry's shares. Their predictions range from $40.00 to $80.00. On average, they anticipate Korn Ferry's stock price to reach $61.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 27.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Korn Ferry.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Korn Ferry?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Korn Ferry in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Korn Ferry.

Has Korn Ferry been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about KFY stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Korn Ferry earned a media sentiment score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the business services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Korn Ferry's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Korn Ferry own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Korn Ferry investors own include CA (CA), BlackRock (BLK), Micron Technology (MU), Endologix (ELGX), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Alibaba Group (BABA), Adobe (ADBE), NVIDIA (NVDA) and Starbucks (SBUX).

Who are Korn Ferry's key executives?

Korn Ferry's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Gary Dudley Burnison, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Michael DiStefano, President-Asia Pacific & Chief Operations Officer
  • Robert P. Rozek, Chief Financial & Corporate Officer, EVP
  • Werner Penk, Technology President
  • Bryan Ackermann, Chief Information Officer & Senior Vice President

Who are Korn Ferry's major shareholders?

Korn Ferry's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (15.18%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.67%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.52%), Northern Trust Corp (2.51%), Jennison Associates LLC (2.06%) and Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.92%). Company insiders that own Korn Ferry stock include Angel R Martinez, Byrne K Mulrooney, Debra J Perry, Gary D Burnison, Jerry Leamon and Robert P Rozek. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Korn Ferry.

Which major investors are selling Korn Ferry stock?

KFY stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Picton Mahoney Asset Management, Principal Financial Group Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC, New York State Common Retirement Fund, Gotham Asset Management LLC and MUFG Securities EMEA plc. Company insiders that have sold Korn Ferry company stock in the last year include Byrne K Mulrooney, Debra J Perry, Gary D Burnison and Robert P Rozek. View Insider Buying and Selling for Korn Ferry.

Which major investors are buying Korn Ferry stock?

KFY stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Prudential Financial Inc., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., American Century Companies Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Hsbc Holdings PLC, Two Sigma Investments LP and Bank of America Corp DE. View Insider Buying and Selling for Korn Ferry.

How do I buy shares of Korn Ferry?

Shares of KFY 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 Korn Ferry's stock price today?

One share of KFY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $47.69.

How big of a company is Korn Ferry?

Korn Ferry has a market capitalization of $2.69 billion and generates $1.82 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $133.77 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.72 on an earnings per share basis. Korn Ferry employs 7,643 workers across the globe.

What is Korn Ferry's official website?

The official website for Korn Ferry is http://www.kornferry.com.

How can I contact Korn Ferry?

Korn Ferry's mailing address is 1900 Avenue of the Stars Suite 2600, LOS ANGELES CA, 90067. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 310-552-1834.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Korn Ferry (NYSE KFY)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  252 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  332 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  584
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Korn Ferry and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KFY will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KFY will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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