Korn Ferry (NYSE: KFY) is -15.30% lower on its value in year-to-date trading and has touched a low of $51.08 and a high of $84.68 in the current 52-week trading range. The question becomes, what are the chances the stock will make a comeback and enjoy potential growth. Why not look at analysts view on what the future holds for the stock. The KFY stock was last observed hovering at around $62.53 in the last trading session, with the day’s gains setting it 1.61%.
Currently trading at $64.14, the stock is 6.80% and 8.85% above its SMA20 and SMA50 respectively. However, with a daily trading volume of 0.25 million and changing 2.57% at the moment leaves the stock -4.96% off its SMA200. KFY registered -4.28% loss for a year compared to 6-month loss of -4.61%.
The stock witnessed a 10.49% gain in the last 1 month and extending the period to 3 months gives it a 3.59%, and is 1.73% 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 2.28% over the week and 2.55% over the month.
Korn Ferry (KFY) has around 10779 employees, a market worth around $3.48B and $2.64B in sales. Current P/E ratio is 10.73 and Fwd P/E is 10.96. Profit margin for the company is 12.10%. Distance from 52-week low is 25.58% and -24.26% from its 52-week high. The company has generated returns on investments over the last 12 months (18.90%).
Korn Ferry is expected to release its quarterly report on 09/08/2022.The EPS is expected to grow by 185.70% this year.
Korn Ferry (KFY) Top Institutional Holders
The shares outstanding are 52.35M, and float is at 51.95M with Short Float at 2.46%.
Korn Ferry (KFY) Insider Activity
A total of 1 insider transactions have happened at Korn Ferry (KFY) in the last six months, with sales accounting for 1 and purchases happening 0 times. The most recent transaction is an insider sale by BURNISON GARY D,the company’sCEO. SEC filings show that BURNISON GARY D sold 9,779 shares of the company’s common stock on Jan 05 at a price of $77.72 per share for a total of $0.76 million. Following the sale, the insider now owns 0.24 million shares.
Korn Ferry disclosed in a document filed with the SEC on Sep 27 that BURNISON GARY D (CEO) sold a total of 10,000 shares of the company’s common stock. The trade occurred on Sep 27 and was made at $75.70 per share for $0.76 million. Following the transaction, the insider now directly holds 0.25 million shares of the KFY stock.
Still, SEC filings show that on Sep 24, ROZEK ROBERT P (EVP, CFO & CCO) disposed off 10,000 shares at an average price of $75.50 for $0.76 million. The insider now directly holds 118,693 shares of Korn Ferry (KFY).
Korn Ferry (KFY): Who are the competitors?
The company’s main competitors (and peers) include Kelly Services Inc. (KELYA) that is trading -2.24% down over the past 12 months and ManpowerGroup Inc. (MAN) that is -32.64% lower over the same period. Heidrick & Struggles International Inc. (HSII) is -26.95% down on the 1-year trading charts.