Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN) Director James D. Edwards sold 603 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, October 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $34.89, for a total value of $21,038.67. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink.

Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ HURN) traded up 0.14% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $35.55. The company had a trading volume of 64,822 shares. Huron Consulting Group Inc. has a 52 week low of $29.53 and a 52 week high of $59.04. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $32.34 and its 200 day moving average is $39.21. The company’s market capitalization is $764.04 million.

Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 27th. The business services provider reported $0.49 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.67 by ($0.18). The business had revenue of $181.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $191.83 million. Huron Consulting Group had a negative net margin of 15.94% and a positive return on equity of 8.83%. Huron Consulting Group’s revenue was down 1.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $1.09 earnings per share. On average, equities research analysts predict that Huron Consulting Group Inc. will post $2.22 EPS for the current year.

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Several analysts have issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research lowered Huron Consulting Group from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Monday, July 31st. TheStreet lowered Huron Consulting Group from a “c” rating to a “d+” rating in a research note on Monday, July 31st. Finally, William Blair upgraded Huron Consulting Group from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Friday, September 8th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold”.

A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio raised its holdings in Huron Consulting Group by 0.9% during the second quarter. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio now owns 31,514 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $1,361,000 after acquiring an additional 275 shares during the period. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company raised its holdings in Huron Consulting Group by 1.3% during the second quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 17,114 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $739,000 after acquiring an additional 220 shares during the period. State Street Corp raised its holdings in Huron Consulting Group by 10.4% during the second quarter. State Street Corp now owns 447,219 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $19,322,000 after acquiring an additional 42,269 shares during the period. S&T Bank PA raised its holdings in Huron Consulting Group by 1.0% during the second quarter. S&T Bank PA now owns 207,085 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $8,946,000 after acquiring an additional 2,144 shares during the period. Finally, Voya Investment Management LLC raised its holdings in Huron Consulting Group by 9.1% during the second quarter. Voya Investment Management LLC now owns 10,681 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $461,000 after acquiring an additional 888 shares during the period. 88.49% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

About Huron Consulting Group

Huron Consulting Group Inc is a global professional services firm. The Company offers solutions in operations, advisory services, technology and analytics for healthcare, higher education, life sciences and commercial sectors. The Company’s segments include Healthcare, Education and Life Sciences, and Business Advisory.

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