Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of DHI Group (NYSE:DHX) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report report published on Monday morning.

According to Zacks, “DHI Group, Inc. offer specialized websites which focused on select professional communities. The Company’s operating segment consists of Tech & Clearance, Finance, Energy, Healthcare, Hospitality and Corporate & Other. Tech & Clearance segment consists of the Dice.com, ClearanceJobs.com and The IT Job Board services as well as related career fairs. Finance segment represents the eFinancialCareers service. Energy reporting segment provides the Rigzone service and related career fairs. Healthcare segment includes HEALTHeCAREERS, Health Callings and BioSpace. Hospitality segment includes Hcareers and the Corporate. Other reporting segment consists of Slashdot Media, WorkDigital and corporate-related costs. DHI Group, Inc., formerly known as Dice Holdings, Inc., is headquartered in New York. “

Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. ValuEngine cut DHI Group from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report on Sunday, December 31st. B. Riley reiterated a hold rating and issued a $3.00 target price on shares of DHI Group in a report on Friday, October 27th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and four have issued a hold rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of Hold and an average target price of $4.67.

Shares of DHI Group (NYSE DHX) opened at $1.70 on Monday. DHI Group has a 1-year low of $1.60 and a 1-year high of $5.45. The firm has a market capitalization of $85.41, a price-to-earnings ratio of 8.50 and a beta of 0.83. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.58, a current ratio of 0.60 and a quick ratio of 0.60.

DHI Group (NYSE:DHX) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, February 7th. The technology company reported $0.06 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.04 by $0.02. DHI Group had a return on equity of 11.37% and a net margin of 4.58%. The business had revenue of $50.90 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $49.25 million. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.11 EPS. The business’s revenue for the quarter was down 7.3% compared to the same quarter last year. sell-side analysts predict that DHI Group will post 0.14 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Tudor Investment Corp ET AL lifted its stake in shares of DHI Group by 4.1% during the 2nd quarter. Tudor Investment Corp ET AL now owns 78,650 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $224,000 after purchasing an additional 3,074 shares during the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN lifted its stake in shares of DHI Group by 4.0% during the 2nd quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 120,597 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $344,000 after purchasing an additional 4,602 shares during the last quarter. Prudential Financial Inc. lifted its stake in shares of DHI Group by 5.1% during the 2nd quarter. Prudential Financial Inc. now owns 103,443 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $295,000 after purchasing an additional 5,000 shares during the last quarter. Rhumbline Advisers lifted its stake in shares of DHI Group by 7.1% during the 2nd quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 102,580 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $292,000 after purchasing an additional 6,807 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Teachers Advisors LLC lifted its stake in shares of DHI Group by 7.6% during the 2nd quarter. Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 100,123 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $285,000 after purchasing an additional 7,089 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 81.41% of the company’s stock.

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DHI Group Company Profile

DHI Group, Inc provides data, insights and employment connections through specialized services for professional communities, including technology and security clearance, financial services, energy, healthcare and hospitality. The Company’s segments are Tech & Clearance, which includes Dice, Dice Europe and ClearanceJobs; Global Industry Group, which includes eFinancialCareers, Rigzone, Hcareers and BioSpace; Healthcare, which includes Health eCareers, and Corporate & Other, which includes Slashdot Media and Brightmatter.

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