Huron Consulting Group Inc., a professional services firm, provides advisory, technology, and analytic solutions in the United States and internationally. More Details
Fair value with moderate growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Huron Consulting Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: HURN has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
US Professional Services
1 Year Return
US Professional Services
Return vs Industry: HURN underperformed the US Professional Services industry which returned 16.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: HURN underperformed the US Market which returned 17.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Huron Consulting Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StA Look At Huron Consulting Group's (NASDAQ:HURN) Share Price Returns
1 month ago | Simply Wall StThese 4 Measures Indicate That Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN) Is Using Debt Reasonably Well
2 months ago | Simply Wall StAn Intrinsic Calculation For Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN) Suggests It's 43% Undervalued
Is Huron Consulting Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: HURN ($41.91) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($151.42)
Significantly Below Fair Value: HURN is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: HURN is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Professional Services industry average.
PE vs Market: HURN is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate HURN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: HURN is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.7x) compared to the US Professional Services industry average (2.6x).
How is Huron Consulting Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: HURN is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: HURN is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: HURN's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: HURN's revenue (4.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: HURN's revenue (4.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if HURN's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Huron Consulting Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: HURN is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: HURN is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: HURN is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 11.7% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare HURN's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: HURN is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Professional Services industry (-1.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: HURN has a negative Return on Equity (-0.12%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Huron Consulting Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: HURN's short term assets ($298.0M) exceed its short term liabilities ($152.8M).
Long Term Liabilities: HURN's short term assets ($298.0M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($436.7M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: HURN's debt to equity ratio (62.8%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: HURN's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 74.6% to 62.8% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: HURN's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (41.6%).
Interest Coverage: HURN is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.
What is Huron Consulting Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate HURN's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate HURN's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if HURN's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if HURN's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of HURN's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Jim Roth (62 yo)
Mr. James H. Roth, also known as Jim, has been the Chief Executive Officer of Huron Consulting Group Inc. since July 30, 2009 and served as its President since March 31, 2011 until February 26, 2019. Mr. R ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jim's total compensation ($USD4.84M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD2.94M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jim's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|CEO & Director||11.25yrs||US$4.84m||0.61% |
|President & COO||1.67yrs||US$3.32m||0.30% |
|Executive VP||3.75yrs||US$1.59m||0.13% |
|Chief Information Officer||2yrs||no data||no data|
|General Counsel & Corporate Secretary||0.58yr||no data||0.021% |
|Managing Director of Strategy and Operational Consulting||no data||no data||no data|
|Managing Director of Corporate Advisory Services||18.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Managing Director of Corporate Advisory Services||no data||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice President of Higher Education Practice||no data||no data||no data|
|Managing Director of Higher Education Practice||14.75yrs||no data||no data|
|MD of Financial Planning & Analysis and Assistant Treasurer||14.75yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: HURN's management team is considered experienced (3.8 years average tenure).
|CEO & Director||11.25yrs||US$4.84m||0.61% |
|Independent Director||13.83yrs||US$266.98k||0.16% |
|Independent Non-Executive Chairman||10.42yrs||US$566.34k||0.30% |
|Independent Director||6yrs||US$363.12k||0.093% |
|Independent Director||1.42yrs||US$403.00k||0.052% |
Experienced Board: HURN's board of directors are considered experienced (8.2 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Huron Consulting Group Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Huron Consulting Group Inc.
- Ticker: HURN
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 2002
- Industry: Research and Consulting Services
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Market Cap: US$903.879m
- Shares outstanding: 21.57m
- Website: https://www.huronconsultinggroup.com
Number of Employees
- Huron Consulting Group Inc.
- 550 West Van Buren Street
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|HURN||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Oct 2004|
|HUR||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Oct 2004|
Huron Consulting Group Inc., a professional services firm, provides advisory, technology, and analytic solutions in the United States and internationally. Its Healthcare segment provides advisory services ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/26 23:37|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/26 00:00|
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