Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN) Stake Decreased by Impax Asset Management Group plc

Impax Asset Management Group plc lessened its holdings in shares of Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURNFree Report) by 25.8% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 144,000 shares of the business services provider’s stock after selling 50,000 shares during the period. Impax Asset Management Group plc owned 0.76% of Huron Consulting Group worth $14,999,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Point72 Asset Management L.P. bought a new stake in shares of Huron Consulting Group during the second quarter valued at approximately $35,000. West Tower Group LLC bought a new stake in shares of Huron Consulting Group during the second quarter valued at approximately $53,000. Money Concepts Capital Corp bought a new stake in Huron Consulting Group during the fourth quarter worth approximately $56,000. Lazard Asset Management LLC bought a new stake in Huron Consulting Group during the first quarter worth approximately $68,000. Finally, Penserra Capital Management LLC bought a new stake in Huron Consulting Group during the second quarter worth approximately $73,000. Institutional investors own 92.43% of the company’s stock.

Huron Consulting Group Price Performance

NASDAQ HURN opened at $106.09 on Wednesday. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.99 billion, a P/E ratio of 27.20 and a beta of 0.55. Huron Consulting Group Inc. has a 1 year low of $66.52 and a 1 year high of $113.31. The business’s fifty day moving average is $103.10 and its two-hundred day moving average is $100.71. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.65, a quick ratio of 1.53 and a current ratio of 1.53.

Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURNGet Free Report) last released its earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. The business services provider reported $1.39 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.18 by $0.21. The company had revenue of $358.18 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $331.04 million. Huron Consulting Group had a return on equity of 17.16% and a net margin of 5.60%. On average, research analysts forecast that Huron Consulting Group Inc. will post 4.76 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Insider Activity

In other news, Director John Mccartney sold 300 shares of Huron Consulting Group stock in a transaction on Monday, November 6th. The stock was sold at an average price of $101.80, for a total transaction of $30,540.00. Following the transaction, the director now owns 58,119 shares in the company, valued at $5,916,514.20. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. In other Huron Consulting Group news, Director Ekta Singh-Bushell sold 5,976 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, November 27th. The stock was sold at an average price of $105.95, for a total value of $633,157.20. Following the transaction, the director now owns 13,209 shares in the company, valued at $1,399,493.55. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, Director John Mccartney sold 300 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, November 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $101.80, for a total value of $30,540.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 58,119 shares in the company, valued at approximately $5,916,514.20. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last quarter, insiders have sold 16,814 shares of company stock worth $1,758,960. 1.85% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

Several equities research analysts recently commented on the company. StockNews.com raised Huron Consulting Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, November 17th. Truist Financial boosted their target price on Huron Consulting Group from $130.00 to $140.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, November 27th. Finally, Barrington Research boosted their target price on Huron Consulting Group from $120.00 to $128.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a report on Wednesday, November 8th.

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Huron Consulting Group Profile

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Huron Consulting Group Inc, a professional services firm, provides consultancy services in the United States and internationally. It operates through three segments: Healthcare, Education, and Commercial. The Healthcare segment provides advisory services in the areas of financial and operational improvement, care transformation, and revenue cycle managed services; organizational transformation; financial advisory; software products; and digital solutions, spanning technology and analytic-related services to national and regional health systems, academic and community health systems, public, children's and critical access hospitals, physician practices and medical groups, payors, and long-term care or post-acute providers.

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