Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSII) was upgraded by ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report issued on Thursday, July 6th.

A number of other equities research analysts have also issued reports on HSII. Zacks Investment Research raised Heidrick & Struggles International from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $25.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Friday, April 28th. Deutsche Bank AG increased their price target on Heidrick & Struggles International from $25.00 to $27.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, April 25th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and three have given a hold rating to the stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $25.00.

Heidrick & Struggles International (NASDAQ HSII) traded down 2.64% during trading on Thursday, hitting $18.45. The stock had a trading volume of 85,212 shares. The company’s market cap is $346.56 million. The company’s 50 day moving average is $21.50 and its 200-day moving average is $22.81. Heidrick & Struggles International has a 12 month low of $17.37 and a 12 month high of $27.10.

Heidrick & Struggles International (NASDAQ:HSII) last posted its earnings results on Monday, July 24th. The business services provider reported $0.33 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.36 by $0.03. Heidrick & Struggles International had a negative net margin of 1.66% and a positive return on equity of 8.25%. The company had revenue of $152.21 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $157.01 million. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.35 EPS. Heidrick & Struggles International’s quarterly revenue was up 2.3% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, equities research analysts predict that Heidrick & Struggles International will post ($0.30) earnings per share for the current year.

TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: This report was originally published by The Cerbat Gem and is owned by of The Cerbat Gem. If you are reading this report on another site, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of United States and international copyright laws. The original version of this report can be read at https://www.thecerbatgem.com/2017/08/04/heidrick-struggles-international-inc-nasdaqhsii-stock-rating-upgraded-by-valuengine-updated-updated-updated.html.

Hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Russell Investments Group Ltd. acquired a new stake in shares of Heidrick & Struggles International during the fourth quarter valued at $1,069,000. Systematic Financial Management LP increased its stake in shares of Heidrick & Struggles International by 6.1% in the first quarter. Systematic Financial Management LP now owns 556,971 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $14,676,000 after buying an additional 31,794 shares in the last quarter. Public Sector Pension Investment Board increased its stake in shares of Heidrick & Struggles International by 10.9% in the fourth quarter. Public Sector Pension Investment Board now owns 13,207 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $319,000 after buying an additional 1,300 shares in the last quarter. Swiss National Bank increased its stake in shares of Heidrick & Struggles International by 6.2% in the first quarter. Swiss National Bank now owns 29,000 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $764,000 after buying an additional 1,700 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Teachers Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of Heidrick & Struggles International by 2.7% in the fourth quarter. Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 42,132 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $1,017,000 after buying an additional 1,110 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 82.84% of the company’s stock.

About Heidrick & Struggles International

Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc is an advisory firm providing executive search, leadership consulting and culture shaping services to businesses and business leaders around the world. Its segments include Executive Search, Leadership Consulting and Culture Shaping. It operates its executive search services in three geographic regions: the Americas (which includes the countries in North and South America); Europe (which includes the continents of Europe and Africa), and Asia Pacific (which includes Asia and the region generally known as the Middle East).

To view ValuEngine’s full report, visit ValuEngine’s official website.

Receive News & Stock Ratings for Heidrick & Struggles International Inc. Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Heidrick & Struggles International Inc. and related stocks with our FREE daily email newsletter.