FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE:FCN) Director Gerard E. Holthaus sold 8,884 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, June 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of $86.82, for a total transaction of $771,308.88. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 77,759 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $6,751,036.38. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website.

FCN opened at $84.69 on Wednesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.19, a quick ratio of 2.35 and a current ratio of 2.35. FTI Consulting, Inc. has a fifty-two week low of $59.06 and a fifty-two week high of $87.34. The firm has a market cap of $3.28 billion, a P/E ratio of 21.17 and a beta of 0.32.

FTI Consulting (NYSE:FCN) last released its earnings results on Thursday, April 25th. The business services provider reported $1.63 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.00 by $0.63. FTI Consulting had a net margin of 8.37% and a return on equity of 13.13%. The company had revenue of $551.27 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $517.69 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $1.04 EPS. FTI Consulting’s revenue for the quarter was up 10.7% on a year-over-year basis. As a group, equities analysts expect that FTI Consulting, Inc. will post 4.24 earnings per share for the current year.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Bank of Montreal Can lifted its stake in shares of FTI Consulting by 6.3% during the 1st quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 2,058 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $159,000 after buying an additional 122 shares in the last quarter. Citigroup Inc. lifted its stake in shares of FTI Consulting by 0.4% during the 1st quarter. Citigroup Inc. now owns 38,591 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $2,965,000 after buying an additional 151 shares in the last quarter. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co NY lifted its stake in shares of FTI Consulting by 1.5% during the 1st quarter. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co NY now owns 11,845 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $909,000 after buying an additional 175 shares in the last quarter. Advisors Asset Management Inc. lifted its stake in shares of FTI Consulting by 4.3% during the 1st quarter. Advisors Asset Management Inc. now owns 5,523 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $424,000 after buying an additional 230 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Mason Street Advisors LLC lifted its stake in shares of FTI Consulting by 2.0% during the 1st quarter. Mason Street Advisors LLC now owns 12,160 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $934,000 after buying an additional 239 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors own 96.87% of the company’s stock.

FCN has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. SunTrust Banks boosted their price objective on shares of FTI Consulting to $88.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 30th. ValuEngine downgraded shares of FTI Consulting from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, April 26th.

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About FTI Consulting

FTI Consulting, Inc provides business advisory services to manage change, mitigate risk, and resolve disputes worldwide. The company's Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment provides turnaround and restructuring, business transformation, interim management, valuation and financial advisory, transaction, dispute advisory, and tax services, as well as mergers and acquisitions (M&A), and M&A integration services.

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