Analysts expect Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSII) to report $0.45 earnings per share (EPS) for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Three analysts have provided estimates for Heidrick & Struggles International’s earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at $0.47 and the lowest estimate coming in at $0.43. Heidrick & Struggles International posted earnings of $0.33 per share during the same quarter last year, which suggests a positive year over year growth rate of 36.4%. The firm is expected to report its next quarterly earnings results after the market closes on Monday, July 30th.

On average, analysts expect that Heidrick & Struggles International will report full-year earnings of $1.81 per share for the current year, with EPS estimates ranging from $1.71 to $1.89. For the next financial year, analysts anticipate that the firm will report earnings of $1.92 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $1.87 to $1.99. Zacks’ earnings per share averages are an average based on a survey of sell-side analysts that cover Heidrick & Struggles International.

HSII has been the subject of several research reports. TheStreet raised shares of Heidrick & Struggles International from a “c” rating to a “b-” rating in a research report on Monday, April 23rd. Barrington Research reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Heidrick & Struggles International in a research report on Monday, July 23rd. ValuEngine cut shares of Heidrick & Struggles International from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, June 20th. BidaskClub cut shares of Heidrick & Struggles International from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, June 8th. Finally, SunTrust Banks increased their target price on shares of Heidrick & Struggles International to $35.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 24th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Heidrick & Struggles International presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $31.50.

A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of HSII. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. lifted its position in Heidrick & Struggles International by 4.4% during the fourth quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 74,462 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $1,829,000 after acquiring an additional 3,120 shares during the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN lifted its position in Heidrick & Struggles International by 220.9% during the fourth quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 67,445 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $1,656,000 after acquiring an additional 46,426 shares during the last quarter. Rhumbline Advisers lifted its position in Heidrick & Struggles International by 16.1% during the fourth quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 44,433 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $1,091,000 after acquiring an additional 6,151 shares during the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. lifted its position in Heidrick & Struggles International by 1.5% during the fourth quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 2,414,523 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $59,278,000 after acquiring an additional 35,124 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Allianz Asset Management GmbH purchased a new stake in Heidrick & Struggles International during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $1,660,000. 84.63% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Shares of HSII traded down $0.85 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $34.60. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 124,414 shares, compared to its average volume of 137,113. Heidrick & Struggles International has a 52-week low of $17.90 and a 52-week high of $39.73. The stock has a market capitalization of $659.48 million, a PE ratio of 31.74, a PEG ratio of 1.43 and a beta of 1.48. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.05, a quick ratio of 1.49 and a current ratio of 1.49.

About Heidrick & Struggles International

Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, provides executive search, culture shaping, and leadership consulting services on a retained basis to businesses and business leaders in the Americas, Europe, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. The company enables its clients to build leadership teams by facilitating the recruitment, management, and deployment of senior executives.

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