Franklin Covey Co. (NYSE:FC)’s share price was up 1.8% during mid-day trading on Monday . The stock traded as high as $16.56 and last traded at $16.44, with a volume of 71,743 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $16.15.

Several equities analysts recently issued reports on FC shares. B. Riley reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $20.00 price objective on shares of Franklin Covey in a research report on Wednesday, June 29th. Zacks Investment Research lowered Franklin Covey from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Monday, July 4th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $20.00.

The stock has a market capitalization of $232.63 million and a PE ratio of 36.71. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $15.93 and a 200-day moving average price of $16.02.

Franklin Covey (NYSE:FC) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, June 30th. The company reported ($0.07) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.08 by $0.15. The business earned $44.70 million during the quarter. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.07 earnings per share. The firm’s quarterly revenue was down 7.5% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts expect that Franklin Covey Co. will post $0.53 earnings per share for the current year.

In other Franklin Covey news, Director Joel Clinton Peterson sold 1,792 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, August 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $16.44, for a total value of $29,460.48. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 256,862 shares in the company, valued at $4,222,811.28. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website.

Franklin Covey Co (FranklinCovey) is a global company engaged in performance improvement. The Company operates in seven areas: Leadership, Execution, Productivity, Trust, Sales Performance, Customer Loyalty, and Education. The Company operates globally with one common brand and business model designed to enable the Company to provide clients around the world.

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