Analyst Ratings for Huron Consulting Group Inc. (HURN)

Updated: 2017-07-27

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN) by analysts covering the stock. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for HURN last month.

4 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 1 gave HURN a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 3 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for HURN. The most optimistic price target was 50, which equates to a potential upside of 19.33 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 50, implying a possible loss of 19.33 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -9.46 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 1.17 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of HURN to grow at a rate of 51.68 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of HURN is 0.47.

In the trailing 52-weeks, HURN hit 64.00 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 39.15. Currently the stock is 7.02 percent higher than its low, and 34.53 percent below the high. HURN has a P/E ratio of 24.36. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The HURN value stock report compares HURN to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of HURN is $0.91825 billion. HURN will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.