Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE:RHI) insider Robert W. Glass sold 5,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $54.93, for a total value of $274,650.00. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 321,428 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $17,656,040.04. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink.

Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE RHI) opened at $55.11 on Wednesday. Robert Half International Inc. has a twelve month low of $42.92 and a twelve month high of $55.22. The firm has a market capitalization of $6,881.70, a price-to-earnings ratio of 21.53 and a beta of 1.29.

Robert Half International (NYSE:RHI) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October 24th. The business services provider reported $0.68 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.70 by ($0.02). Robert Half International had a net margin of 6.20% and a return on equity of 29.13%. The firm had revenue of $1.32 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.34 billion. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.71 earnings per share. Robert Half International’s revenue for the quarter was down 1.0% on a year-over-year basis. equities analysts anticipate that Robert Half International Inc. will post 2.58 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 15th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 24th will be issued a $0.24 dividend. This represents a $0.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.74%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 22nd. Robert Half International’s payout ratio is currently 37.65%.

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Institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. APG Asset Management N.V. boosted its holdings in shares of Robert Half International by 31.3% in the third quarter. APG Asset Management N.V. now owns 1,954,608 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $98,395,000 after acquiring an additional 466,400 shares during the period. Legal & General Group Plc boosted its holdings in shares of Robert Half International by 8.7% in the second quarter. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 705,577 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $33,819,000 after acquiring an additional 56,578 shares during the period. Todd Asset Management LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Robert Half International by 2.3% in the second quarter. Todd Asset Management LLC now owns 298,283 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $14,297,000 after acquiring an additional 6,581 shares during the period. Principal Financial Group Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of Robert Half International by 0.5% in the second quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. now owns 1,328,705 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $63,685,000 after acquiring an additional 6,176 shares during the period. Finally, Cardinal Capital Management boosted its holdings in shares of Robert Half International by 12.6% in the third quarter. Cardinal Capital Management now owns 25,064 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $1,261,000 after acquiring an additional 2,797 shares during the period. 84.17% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

A number of analysts recently commented on the company. BidaskClub downgraded Robert Half International from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Friday, August 18th. Robert W. Baird increased their price target on Robert Half International from $50.00 to $55.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 25th. ValuEngine raised Robert Half International from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, September 22nd. BMO Capital Markets increased their price target on Robert Half International from $49.00 to $53.00 and gave the company a “market perform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 25th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised Robert Half International from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, October 26th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $51.88.

Robert Half International Company Profile

Robert Half International Inc provides specialized staffing and risk consulting services. The Company provides these services through its divisions, including Accountemps, Robert Half Finance & Accounting, OfficeTeam, Robert Half Technology, Robert Half Management Resources, Robert Half Legal, The Creative Group and Protiviti.

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