James H. Roth Sells 2,000 Shares of Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN) Stock

Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURNGet Free Report) Director James H. Roth sold 2,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, February 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $103.22, for a total transaction of $206,440.00. Following the transaction, the director now owns 68,040 shares in the company, valued at approximately $7,023,088.80. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website.

Huron Consulting Group Stock Up 0.4 %

Shares of HURN stock opened at $101.95 on Wednesday. Huron Consulting Group Inc. has a 12 month low of $66.52 and a 12 month high of $113.31. The stock has a market cap of $1.91 billion, a P/E ratio of 26.14 and a beta of 0.60. The company has a current ratio of 1.53, a quick ratio of 1.53 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.65. The company has a 50 day simple moving average of $102.92 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $101.37.

Institutional Trading of Huron Consulting Group

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its position in shares of Huron Consulting Group by 57.1% during the first quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 1,621,725 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $74,291,000 after acquiring an additional 589,297 shares during the last quarter. Morgan Stanley boosted its position in shares of Huron Consulting Group by 351.7% during the fourth quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 688,339 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $49,973,000 after acquiring an additional 535,936 shares during the last quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. boosted its position in shares of Huron Consulting Group by 1,758.1% during the second quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. now owns 397,939 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $33,789,000 after acquiring an additional 376,523 shares during the last quarter. Norges Bank bought a new position in shares of Huron Consulting Group during the fourth quarter worth $13,300,000. Finally, Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its position in shares of Huron Consulting Group by 6.7% during the third quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 2,053,491 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $213,892,000 after acquiring an additional 128,274 shares during the last quarter. 92.43% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

Several research firms recently commented on HURN. Barrington Research boosted their price objective on shares of Huron Consulting Group from $120.00 to $128.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 8th. Truist Financial upped their target price on shares of Huron Consulting Group from $130.00 to $140.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, November 27th. Finally, StockNews.com upgraded shares of Huron Consulting Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, November 17th.

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Huron Consulting Group Company Profile

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Huron Consulting Group Inc, a professional services firm, provides consultancy services in the United States and internationally. It operates through three segments: Healthcare, Education, and Commercial. The Healthcare segment provides advisory services in the areas of financial and operational improvement, care transformation, and revenue cycle managed services; organizational transformation; financial advisory; software products; and digital solutions, spanning technology and analytic-related services to national and regional health systems, academic and community health systems, public, children's and critical access hospitals, physician practices and medical groups, payors, and long-term care or post-acute providers.

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