Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. (NYSE:BAH)’s share price hit a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Thursday . The company traded as high as $31.38 and last traded at $31.35, with a volume of 436,050 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $31.17.

A number of equities analysts recently issued reports on BAH shares. Jefferies Group restated a “buy” rating on shares of Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. in a report on Tuesday, July 5th. Raymond James Financial Inc. cut Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a report on Tuesday, April 12th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $35.00 target price on the stock in a report on Tuesday. Finally, Wells Fargo & Co. restated a “buy” rating on shares of Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. in a report on Wednesday, May 18th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating, seven have given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company. The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $32.41.

The stock has a market cap of $4.63 billion and a PE ratio of 16.12. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $29.56 and its 200 day moving average price is $28.76.

Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. (NYSE:BAH) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May 18th. The company reported $0.41 EPS for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.41. The business had revenue of $1.42 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.37 billion. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 6.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.30 EPS. Analysts forecast that Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. will post $1.71 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, June 30th. Investors of record on Friday, June 10th were paid a dividend of $0.15 per share. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.92%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, June 8th.

In other Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. news, CFO Kevin L. Cook sold 31,992 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, May 25th. The stock was sold at an average price of $29.16, for a total transaction of $932,886.72. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief financial officer now owns 41,754 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,217,546.64. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website. Also, major shareholder Explorer Coinvest Llc sold 13,000,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, May 27th. The stock was sold at an average price of $28.01, for a total value of $364,130,000.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

Other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Eagle Asset Management boosted its position in Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. by 102.2% in the third quarter. Eagle Asset Management now owns 1,126,602 shares of the company’s stock worth $29,528,000 after buying an additional 569,322 shares during the period. Swiss National Bank boosted its position in Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. by 15.2% in the fourth quarter. Swiss National Bank now owns 157,657 shares of the company’s stock worth $4,864,000 after buying an additional 20,857 shares during the period. First Trust Advisors LP purchased a new position in Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. during the fourth quarter worth about $2,511,000. Rhumbline Advisers boosted its position in Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. by 2.1% in the fourth quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 96,499 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,977,000 after buying an additional 2,005 shares during the period. Finally, California Public Employees Retirement System boosted its position in Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. by 9.2% in the fourth quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 151,400 shares of the company’s stock worth $4,671,000 after buying an additional 12,700 shares during the period.

Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation is a management consulting company. The Company provides management consulting, technology and engineering services to the United States Government in the defense, intelligence and civil markets. It also provides management and technology consulting services to major corporations, institutions, not-for-profit organizations and international clients.

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