Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. (NYSE:BAH)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by investment analysts at Jefferies Group in a report issued on Saturday. They presently have a $37.00 price objective on the stock. Jefferies Group’s price objective suggests a potential upside of 22.56% from the company’s previous close.

Other analysts also recently issued research reports about the stock. Barclays PLC reaffirmed an “overweight” rating and set a $32.00 price objective on shares of Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. in a research report on Sunday, July 31st. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. from a “buy” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 20th. Finally, Raymond James Financial Inc. raised shares of Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating and set a $36.00 price target for the company in a research report on Thursday. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating, nine have issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $34.08.

Analyst Recommendations for Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. (NYSE:BAH)

Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. (NYSE:BAH) opened at 30.19 on Friday. The company has a market capitalization of $4.48 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 15.37 and a beta of 0.94. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $30.64 and a 200 day moving average of $29.62. Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. has a 12 month low of $25.03 and a 12 month high of $31.94.

Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. (NYSE:BAH) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 27th. The company reported $0.46 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.44 by $0.02. The company earned $1.42 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.40 billion. Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. had a net margin of 5.43% and a return on equity of 65.77%. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 5.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.44 EPS. Equities analysts anticipate that Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. will post $1.73 EPS for the current fiscal year.

In other Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. news, insider Joseph Logue sold 43,777 shares of Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. stock in a transaction on Tuesday, September 27th. The shares were sold at an average price of $31.59, for a total transaction of $1,382,915.43. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through this link. Company insiders own 3.76% of the company’s stock.

Large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado boosted its stake in Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. by 11.7% in the second quarter. Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado now owns 3,646 shares of the company’s stock worth $108,000 after buying an additional 382 shares during the last quarter. NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V. acquired a new stake in Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. during the first quarter worth approximately $127,000. Citigroup Inc. boosted its stake in Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. by 165.7% in the second quarter. Citigroup Inc. now owns 5,113 shares of the company’s stock worth $151,000 after buying an additional 3,189 shares during the last quarter. GAM Holding AG acquired a new stake in Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. during the second quarter worth approximately $153,000. Finally, Eqis Capital Management Inc. acquired a new stake in Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. during the second quarter worth approximately $204,000. Institutional investors own 92.68% of the company’s stock.

Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. Company Profile

Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation is a holding company. The Company is a provider of management and technology, consulting and engineering services to the United States and international governments, corporations and not-for-profit organizations. The Company’s client base includes government, commercial and international clients.

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