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How to buy Huron Consulting Group (HURN) stocks in Canada
Learn how to easily invest in Huron Consulting Group stocks.
Huron Consulting Group is a consulting services business based in the US. Huron Consulting Group stocks (HURN.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $51.4 – a decrease of 5.05% over the previous week. Huron Consulting Group employs 2,905 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $855.7 million.
How to buy shares in Huron Consulting Group
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Is it a good time to buy Huron Consulting Group stock?
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What's in this guide?
- Can I buy shares in Huron Consulting Group?
- Has coronavirus impacted Huron Consulting Group shares?
- Huron Consulting Group shares summary
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- Is Huron Consulting Group stock a buy or sell?
- Huron Consulting Group performance over time
- Are Huron Consulting Group shares over-valued?
- Huron Consulting Group's financials
- How volatile are Huron Consulting Group shares?
- Does Huron Consulting Group pay a dividend?
- Other common questions
How has Coronavirus impacted Huron Consulting Group's stock price?
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Huron Consulting Group's stock price has had significant negative movement.
Its last market close was $47.19, which is 29.26% down on its pre-crash value of $66.71 and 34.25% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $35.15.
If you had bought $1,000 worth of Huron Consulting Group stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $640.64 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth $726.73.
Huron Consulting Group stock price (NASDAQ:HURN)Use our graph to track the performance of HURN stocks over time.
Huron Consulting Group shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$47.19|
|52-week range||$44.33 - $60.34|
|50-day moving average||$49.81|
|200-day moving average||$50.74|
|Wall St. target price||$70.00|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$1.19|
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Note: The dollar amounts in the table below are in Canadian dollars.
Huron Consulting Group price performance over time
|1 week (2022-01-07)||-5.05%|
|1 month (2021-12-16)||-3.14%|
|3 months (2021-10-15)||-8.01%|
|6 months (2021-07-16)||1.75%|
|1 year (2021-01-15)||-17.36%|
|2 years (2020-01-16)||-31.66%|
|3 years (2019-01-16)||48.59|
|5 years (2017-01-13)||2.59%|
Is Huron Consulting Group under- or over-valued?
Valuing Huron Consulting Group stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Huron Consulting Group's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Huron Consulting Group's P/E ratio
Huron Consulting Group's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 42x. In other words, Huron Consulting Group shares trade at around 42x recent earnings.
That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.
Huron Consulting Group's PEG ratio
Huron Consulting Group's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.5199. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Huron Consulting Group's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Huron Consulting Group's EBITDA
Huron Consulting Group's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $75.4 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Huron Consulting Group's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Huron Consulting Group financials
|Revenue TTM||$855.7 million|
|Operating margin TTM||6.21%|
|Gross profit TTM||$251.7 million|
|Return on assets TTM||3.1%|
|Return on equity TTM||4.75%|
|Market capitalisation||$1.1 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Huron Consulting Group share dividends
We're not expecting Huron Consulting Group to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Huron Consulting Group share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Huron Consulting Group's shares have ranged in value from as little as $44.33 up to $60.34. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Huron Consulting Group's is 0.8839. This would suggest that Huron Consulting Group's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Huron Consulting Group overview
Huron Consulting Group Inc. , a professional services firm, provides consultancy services in the United States and internationally. Its Healthcare segment provides advisory services in the areas of financial and operational improvement, care transformation, and revenue cycle managed services; organizational transformation; and digital, technology and analytic solutions to national and regional hospitals, integrated health systems, academic medical centers, community hospitals, and medical groups. The company's Business Advisory segment offers cloud-based technology, analytics, restructuring, and capital advisory solutions to life science, financial, healthcare, education, energy and utilities, and industrials and manufacturing industries, as well as to public sectors. Its Education segment provides research enterprise and student lifecycle; digital, technology and analytic solutions; and organizational transformation services to public and private colleges and universities, academic medical centers, research institutes, and other not-for-profit organizations. Huron Consulting Group Inc. was incorporated in 2002 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.
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