Insider Selling: John Moody Sells 1,240 Shares of Huron Consulting Group Stock (HURN)
Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN) Director John Moody unloaded 1,240 shares of Huron Consulting Group stock in a transaction dated Thursday, January 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $60.62, for a total value of $75,168.80. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 25,915 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,570,967. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link.
Shares of Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN) traded up 0.77% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $61.20. The stock had a trading volume of 65,552 shares. Huron Consulting Group has a 1-year low of $31.55 and a 1-year high of $65.28. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $60.24 and a 200-day moving average of $53.2. The company has a market cap of $1.370 billion and a P/E ratio of 21.91.
Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, November 6th. The company reported $0.65 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.70 by $0.05. The company had revenue of $174.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $171.78 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.93 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 7.9% on a year-over-year basis.
HURN has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Analysts at Zacks downgraded shares of Huron Consulting Group from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note to investors on Tuesday, November 12th. They now have a $62.10 price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Deutsche Bank raised their price target on shares of Huron Consulting Group from $60.00 to $63.00 in a research note to investors on Thursday, November 7th. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock. Finally, analysts at Stifel Nicolaus reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Huron Consulting Group in a research note to investors on Thursday, November 7th. They now have a $64.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $54.00. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $58.82.
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