H&R Block Inc. (NYSE: HRB) is -38.63% lower on its value in year-to-date trading and has touched a low of $11.29 and a high of $29.24 in the current 52-week trading range. The HRB stock was last observed hovering at around $14.41 in the recent trading session, with the current loss setting it -0.32%.
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At last check, trading at $14.09, the stock is -12.36% and -13.82% below its SMA20 and SMA50 respectively. However, with a current trading volume of 0.54 million and changing -2.22% at the moment leaves the stock -30.62% off its SMA200. HRB registered -50.02% loss for a year compared to 6-month loss of -38.58%. The firm has a 50-day simple moving average (SMA 50) of $16.63 and a 200-day simple moving average (SMA200) of $18.52.
The stock witnessed a -22.49% gain in the last 1 month and extending the period to 3 months gives it a 20.69%, and is 6.74% up over the last 5 days. If we measure the stock’s price variations over the week and the month, we find that the volatility rates stand at 4.29% over the week and 5.24% over the month.
H&R Block Inc. (HRB) has around 3500 employees, a market worth around $2.79B and $2.64B in sales. Current P/E ratio is 151.68 and Fwd P/E is 6.36. Profit margin for the company is -0.30%. Distance from 52-week low is 24.80% and -51.81% from its 52-week high. The company has generated returns on investments over the last 12 months (2.40%).
H&R Block Inc. (HRB) Analyst Forecasts
H&R Block Inc. quarterly earnings per share for the current quarter are estimated at $0.45 with sales reaching $600.61M over the same period.The EPS is expected to shrink by -98.70% this year, but quarterly earnings will post 33.50% year-over-year.
H&R Block Inc. (HRB) Top Institutional Holders
662 institutions hold shares in H&R Block Inc. (HRB), with 927.73k shares held by insiders accounting for 0.48% while institutional investors hold 107.20% of the company’s shares. The shares outstanding are 192.61M, and float is at 191.55M with Short Float at 12.43%. Institutions hold 106.68% of the Float.
The top institutional shareholder in the company is Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) with over 28.05 million shares valued at $394.88 million. The investor’s holdings represent 14.57% of the HRB Shares outstanding. As of Mar 30, 2020, the second largest holder is Blackrock Inc. with 20.0 million shares valued at $281.66 million to account for 10.39% of the shares outstanding. The other top investors are Jupiter Asset Management Limited which holds 11.4 million shares representing 5.92% and valued at over $160.46 million, while State Street Corporation holds 5.23% of the shares totaling 10.07 million with a market value of $141.8 million.
H&R Block Inc. (HRB) Insider Activity
A total of 10 insider transactions have happened at H&R Block Inc. (HRB) in the last six months, with sales accounting for 5 and purchases happening 5 times.
H&R Block Inc. (HRB): Who are the competitors?
The company’s main competitors (and peers) include Blucora Inc. (BCOR) that is trading -60.48% down over the past 12 months. CBIZ Inc. (CBZ) is 18.70% up on the 1-year trading charts. Short interest in the company’s stock has fallen -4.71% from the last report on May 14, 2020 to stand at a total of 24.92 million short shares sold with a short interest ratio of 8.99.