Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Co. (NYSE:BAH) CEO Horacio Rozanski sold 35,870 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, January 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $40.03, for a total transaction of $1,435,876.10. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website.

Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Co. (NYSE BAH) traded down $0.17 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $39.46. 332,626 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 815,300. Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Co. has a one year low of $31.06 and a one year high of $40.25. The company has a market cap of $5,760.00, a P/E ratio of 21.92, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.41 and a beta of 1.28. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.33, a current ratio of 1.49 and a quick ratio of 1.49.

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE:BAH) last released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November 6th. The business services provider reported $0.48 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.46 by $0.02. Booz Allen Hamilton had a net margin of 4.52% and a return on equity of 48.30%. The company had revenue of $1.54 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.50 billion. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.46 EPS. Booz Allen Hamilton’s revenue was up 10.6% on a year-over-year basis. sell-side analysts anticipate that Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Co. will post 1.96 EPS for the current year.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in BAH. Citadel Advisors LLC raised its holdings in shares of Booz Allen Hamilton by 120.4% in the 3rd quarter. Citadel Advisors LLC now owns 2,877,330 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $107,583,000 after purchasing an additional 1,571,542 shares in the last quarter. Southpoint Capital Advisors LP bought a new stake in shares of Booz Allen Hamilton in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $19,524,000. ETF Managers Group LLC bought a new stake in shares of Booz Allen Hamilton in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $14,277,000. Artemis Investment Management LLP raised its holdings in shares of Booz Allen Hamilton by 78.6% in the 3rd quarter. Artemis Investment Management LLP now owns 885,534 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $33,106,000 after purchasing an additional 389,614 shares in the last quarter. Finally, AXA bought a new stake in shares of Booz Allen Hamilton in the 3rd quarter worth approximately $13,359,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 92.81% of the company’s stock.

A number of research firms have issued reports on BAH. Jefferies Group raised shares of Booz Allen Hamilton from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, November 7th. Vertical Research raised shares of Booz Allen Hamilton from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $42.00 target price for the company in a research note on Tuesday, October 3rd. Wells Fargo & Co boosted their price target on shares of Booz Allen Hamilton from $40.00 to $42.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 25th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Booz Allen Hamilton from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $42.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Monday, October 9th. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus restated a “buy” rating and set a $50.00 price target on shares of Booz Allen Hamilton in a research report on Tuesday, January 9th. Six analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, eight have issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company. Booz Allen Hamilton has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $41.32.

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Booz Allen Hamilton Company Profile

Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation is a holding company. The Company is a provider of management and technology, consulting and engineering services to the United States and international governments, corporations and not-for-profit organizations. The Company’s client base includes government, commercial and international clients.

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