Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C cut its holdings in Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN) by 0.2% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 440,580 shares of the business services provider’s stock after selling 948 shares during the quarter. Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C owned 1.99% of Huron Consulting Group worth $19,033,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the company. Pacad Investment Ltd. grew its holdings in shares of Huron Consulting Group by 80.0% in the second quarter. Pacad Investment Ltd. now owns 2,700 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $117,000 after purchasing an additional 1,200 shares in the last quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Huron Consulting Group by 81.2% in the first quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 2,961 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $125,000 after purchasing an additional 1,327 shares in the last quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC grew its holdings in shares of Huron Consulting Group by 72.0% in the first quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC now owns 4,006 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $169,000 after purchasing an additional 1,677 shares in the last quarter. Bank of Montreal Can purchased a new position in shares of Huron Consulting Group in the second quarter valued at $177,000. Finally, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA grew its holdings in shares of Huron Consulting Group by 194.0% in the second quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 4,151 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $179,000 after purchasing an additional 2,739 shares in the last quarter. 88.49% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Huron Consulting Group Inc. (HURN) traded down 0.55% on Wednesday, hitting $36.35. 13,440 shares of the company were exchanged. Huron Consulting Group Inc. has a 52-week low of $29.52 and a 52-week high of $58.08. The stock’s market capitalization is $803.59 million. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $32.83 and its 200-day moving average price is $39.07.

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

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A number of research analysts recently weighed in on the stock. TheStreet lowered shares of Huron Consulting Group from a “c” rating to a “d+” rating in a report on Monday, July 31st. William Blair raised shares of Huron Consulting Group from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a report on Friday, September 8th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Huron Consulting Group from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Monday, July 31st. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold”.

Huron Consulting Group Company Profile

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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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN)

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