DHI Group Inc (NYSE:DHX) Director Scipio Maximus Carnecchia purchased 54,907 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, March 19th. The stock was bought at an average cost of $2.71 per share, for a total transaction of $148,797.97. Following the purchase, the director now directly owns 120,427 shares in the company, valued at approximately $326,357.17. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website.

DHI Group stock opened at $2.46 on Thursday. The company’s fifty day moving average price is $2.55 and its 200 day moving average price is $3.18. DHI Group Inc has a 1 year low of $2.02 and a 1 year high of $4.44. The stock has a market capitalization of $142.98 million, a P/E ratio of 10.83, a P/E/G ratio of 0.83 and a beta of 1.49. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.16, a quick ratio of 0.45 and a current ratio of 0.45.

DHI Group (NYSE:DHX) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February 5th. The technology company reported $0.07 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.06 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $37.72 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $37.23 million. DHI Group had a return on equity of 8.17% and a net margin of 8.40%. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.11 EPS. Sell-side analysts predict that DHI Group Inc will post 0.21 EPS for the current year.

A number of research firms recently issued reports on DHX. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of DHI Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, March 10th. ValuEngine cut shares of DHI Group from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, March 10th.

A number of hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the business. California Public Employees Retirement System lifted its holdings in DHI Group by 7.4% in the 4th quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 96,100 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $289,000 after purchasing an additional 6,600 shares in the last quarter. Rhumbline Advisers lifted its holdings in DHI Group by 15.4% in the 3rd quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 58,564 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $225,000 after purchasing an additional 7,831 shares in the last quarter. Citigroup Inc. lifted its holdings in DHI Group by 682.7% in the 4th quarter. Citigroup Inc. now owns 10,042 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $30,000 after purchasing an additional 8,759 shares in the last quarter. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC lifted its holdings in DHI Group by 9.5% in the 4th quarter. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC now owns 109,275 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $329,000 after purchasing an additional 9,490 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Envestnet Asset Management Inc. purchased a new position in DHI Group in the 4th quarter valued at $31,000. Institutional investors own 76.86% of the company’s stock.

About DHI Group

DHI Group, Inc provides data, insights, and employment connections through specialized services for technology professionals in the United States and internationally. The company operates Dice that offers job postings of technology and non-technology companies for industries, such as positions for software engineers, big data professionals, systems administrators, database specialists, project managers, and other technology and engineering professionals; and ClearanceJobs, an Internet-based career network, which matches security-cleared professionals with hiring companies searching for employees.

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