Huron Consulting Group (HURN) was Reiterated by Barrington Research to “Outperform” according to the research note released today. The brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 69 from a previous price target of $67 . Barrington Research advised their investors in a research report released on Aug 1, 2016.
On the company’s financial health, Huron Consulting Group reported $0.62 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.09 according to the earnings call on Apr 28, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.53. The company had revenue of $180.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $170.37 million. The company’s revenue was up 16.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.23 EPS.
Huron Consulting Group opened for trading at $61.45 and hit $61.89 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $61.47, with a gain of 0.05% or 0.03 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,25,520 shares. Company has a market cap of $1,337 M.
In a different news, on Jul 6, 2016, George Massaro (director) sold 332 shares at $60.79 per share price. According to the SEC, on Jul 6, 2016, H Eugene Lockhart (director) sold 173 shares at $60.81 per share price. On Jul 6, 2016, James D Edwards (director) sold 332 shares at $60.78 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Huron Consulting Group Inc. is an operational and financial consulting services provider. The Company operates through five segments: Huron Healthcare Huron Legal Huron Education and Life Sciences Huron Business Advisory and All Other. The Huron Healthcare segment provides consulting services to national and regional hospitals and integrated health systems academic medical centers community hospitals and physician practices. The Huron Legal segment provides advisory and business services to assist law departments. The Huron Education and Life Sciences segment provides management consulting services and software solutions. The Huron Business Advisory segment provides services to the C-suite of middle market and organizations lending institutions law firms investment banks and private equity firms. The All Other segment includes its public sector consulting practice and its foreign healthcare and strategic consulting operations -based in the Middle East.