Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE:RHI) COO Paul F. Gentzkow sold 130,247 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, February 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $56.31, for a total transaction of $7,334,208.57. Following the completion of the sale, the chief operating officer now directly owns 499,733 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $28,139,965.23. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link.
Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE:RHI) traded up $1.60 during trading on Tuesday, hitting $56.01. 1,843,659 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,062,642. The firm has a market capitalization of $7,000.00, a PE ratio of 24.04 and a beta of 1.27. Robert Half International Inc. has a 12 month low of $42.92 and a 12 month high of $60.59.
Robert Half International (NYSE:RHI) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, January 30th. The business services provider reported $0.65 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.63 by $0.02. Robert Half International had a net margin of 5.52% and a return on equity of 29.31%. The company had revenue of $1.35 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $1.32 billion. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.61 earnings per share. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 6.4% compared to the same quarter last year. equities research analysts predict that Robert Half International Inc. will post 3.23 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Several equities research analysts have commented on the stock. Robert W. Baird reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $67.00 target price on shares of Robert Half International in a research note on Wednesday, January 31st. Barclays upped their price target on shares of Robert Half International from $60.00 to $62.00 and gave the company an “equal weight” rating in a report on Wednesday, January 31st. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Robert Half International from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, October 26th. BMO Capital Markets upped their price target on shares of Robert Half International from $49.00 to $53.00 and gave the company a “market perform” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 25th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada upped their price target on shares of Robert Half International to $62.00 and gave the company a “positive” rating in a report on Wednesday, January 31st. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Robert Half International has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $57.22.
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Robert Half International Company Profile
Robert Half International Inc provides specialized staffing and risk consulting services. The Company provides these services through its divisions, including Accountemps, Robert Half Finance & Accounting, OfficeTeam, Robert Half Technology, Robert Half Management Resources, Robert Half Legal, The Creative Group and Protiviti.
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