Shares of Hill International, Inc. (NYSE:HIL) have been assigned a consensus broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the one brokers that provide coverage for the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a strong buy recommendation.

Analysts have set a 1 year consensus target price of $6.00 for the company, according to Zacks. Zacks has also given Hill International an industry rank of 81 out of 265 based on the ratings given to related companies.

A number of brokerages have recently issued reports on HIL. ValuEngine raised Hill International from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, September 1st. BidaskClub lowered Hill International from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 2nd.

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Shares of Hill International (HIL) traded up $0.10 during trading on Thursday, hitting $5.30. The stock had a trading volume of 65,838 shares, compared to its average volume of 164,521. The company has a current ratio of 1.95, a quick ratio of 1.95 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.79. Hill International has a 12 month low of $3.55 and a 12 month high of $5.70.

Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Susquehanna International Group LLP raised its position in Hill International by 282.5% during the second quarter. Susquehanna International Group LLP now owns 21,900 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $114,000 after buying an additional 33,900 shares during the period. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company raised its position in Hill International by 50.5% during the second quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 35,965 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $186,000 after buying an additional 12,071 shares during the period. Teachers Advisors LLC raised its position in Hill International by 14.0% during the second quarter. Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 65,570 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $341,000 after buying an additional 8,047 shares during the period. Menta Capital LLC raised its position in Hill International by 5.0% during the second quarter. Menta Capital LLC now owns 106,629 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $554,000 after buying an additional 5,110 shares during the period. Finally, Bank of New York Mellon Corp raised its position in Hill International by 4.4% during the first quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 121,390 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $504,000 after buying an additional 5,117 shares during the period. 53.05% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

About Hill International

Hill International, Inc is a professional services firm. The Company provides program management, project management, construction management and other consulting services primarily to the buildings, transportation, environmental, energy and industrial markets worldwide. It operates in Project Management Group segment.

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