Hill International Inc. (NYSE:HIL) shot up 2.1% on Tuesday . The stock traded as high as $4.37 and last traded at $4.36, with a volume of 115,576 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $4.27.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Hill International from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, July 18th.

The company has a 50 day moving average of $4.24 and a 200-day moving average of $3.87. The company has a market capitalization of $225.62 million and a PE ratio of 46.88.

Hill International (NYSE:HIL) last released its earnings results on Wednesday, August 3rd. The company reported $0.03 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.09 by $0.06. The firm had revenue of $175.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $174.50 million. The business’s quarterly revenue was down 3.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.09 earnings per share. Equities analysts predict that Hill International Inc. will post $0.27 earnings per share for the current year.

In related news, insider Crescendo Partners Ii Lp bought 15,844 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, May 18th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $3.85 per share, with a total value of $60,999.40. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. Also, Chairman Irvin E. Richter sold 30,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, June 3rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $4.30, for a total transaction of $129,000.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chairman now directly owns 4,858,755 shares in the company, valued at approximately $20,892,646.50. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

Hill International, Inc (Hill) is a professional services firm. The Company provides program management, project management, construction management, construction claims and other consulting services primarily to the buildings, transportation, environmental, energy and industrial markets. The Company operates in two segments: Project Management Group and Construction Claims Group.

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