Huron Consulting Group trades as part of the industrials sector and business services industry. The company CEO is James H. Roth. Huron Consulting Group Inc is a provider of operational and financial consulting services. The company helps clients in various industries to improve performance, transform the enterprise, reduce costs, leverage technology, recover from distress.



Previous Intraday Performance:

The HURN shares had a previous change of -1.59% which opened at 51.39 and closed at 50.24. It moved to an intraday high of 51.76 and a low of 49.92.

Business Wire:  Ekta Singh-Bushell Elected to Huron Board of Directors

Historical Performance:

Over the last five trading days, HURN shares returned 0.86% and in the past 30 trading days it returned 3.95%. Over three months, it changed 4.56%. In one year it has changed 23.59% and within that year its 52 week high was 57.00 and its 52 week low was 39.30. HURN stock is 27.84% above its 52 week low.

Our calculations result in a 200 day moving average of 49.50 and a 50 day moving average of 48.35. Right now, HURN stock is trading 1.49% above its 200 day moving average and may be a good opportunity to buy.

Business Wire:  Ekta Singh-Bushell Elected to Huron Board of Directors

Liquidity:

The company has a market cap of $1.1b with 22.9m shares outstanding and a float of 21.2m shares. Trading volume was 42,517 shares and has experienced an average volume of 62,690 shares. Our calculation, using the current average volume and close price, leads me to believe that the liquidity is bad, highly speculative and an investor may want to avoid this stock.

Earnings:

The last annual reported EPS for Huron Consulting Group was 0.62 which ended on 31st of December 2018, which according to the previous close, that is a PE of 81.03. Based on 3 analyst estimates, the consensus EPS for the next quarter is 0.33. The trailing twelve month EPS reported is 2.07 (trailing twelve month diluted EPS is 0.92).

Below was the last reported quarterly diluted earnings per share:

1stQtr 2019Reported 04-30-2019: 0.15
4thQtr 2018Reported 02-26-2019: 0.14
3rdQtr 2018Reported 10-30-2018: 0.38
2ndQtr 2018Reported 07-31-2018: 0.25
1stQtr 2018Reported 05-01-2018: -0.15

Base on our calculations, the intrinsic value per share is 68.37, which means it might be undervalued and has a margin of safety of 26.52%.

The long-term trend of the EPS is an important number as it indicates the present value of Huron Consulting Group; the EPS growth rate, as it is typically called, is usually expressed as a percentage, which at this time is hard to estimate, but revenue growth has been 6.30% over the last twelve months.



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The beta was calculated to be -0.05.

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Fundamental Numbers:

Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on assets is 1.97%, profit margin is 2.28%, price-to-sales is 1.31 and price-to-book is 2.13.

Company Score Card:

Results are out of six:
 3  : Growth Expectations Result
 3  : Financial Safety Result
 0  : Past Performance Result
 2  : Valuation Result
 0  : Dividend Safety Result
 2  : Overall Result

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Jake McWilliams
I am an independent trader, analyst and algorithmic trading expert, having worked both for the sell side (brokerage) and the buy side (fund administration). I have been trading professionally for about 20 years. I trade stocks and forex and I play both long and short positions in underlying asset or through options. I have experience with discretionary and fully automated systems (Metatrader and Quantshare).

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