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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.03
NAS:HURN's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
97% of the 753 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.45 vs. NAS:HURN: 0.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NAS:HURN' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.04 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.03
Equity to Asset 0.55
NAS:HURN's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
57% of the 730 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. NAS:HURN: 0.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NAS:HURN' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.52 Max: 0.67
Current: 0.55
0
0.67
Interest Coverage 7.73
NAS:HURN's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
72% of the 720 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 24.39 vs. NAS:HURN: 7.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NAS:HURN' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.41  Med: 8.93 Max: 67.58
Current: 7.73
2.41
67.58
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 2.73
M-Score: -2.98
WACC vs ROIC
0.37%
8.21%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 8/10

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Operating margin (%) 12.74
NAS:HURN's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 744 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.95 vs. NAS:HURN: 12.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NAS:HURN' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.14  Med: 13.03 Max: 15.28
Current: 12.74
-2.14
15.28
Net-margin (%) 6.56
NAS:HURN's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 746 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.03 vs. NAS:HURN: 6.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NAS:HURN' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.41  Med: 6.85 Max: 11.27
Current: 6.56
-5.41
11.27
ROE (%) 8.32
NAS:HURN's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 725 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.83 vs. NAS:HURN: 8.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NAS:HURN' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -10.18  Med: 11.53 Max: 27.9
Current: 8.32
-10.18
27.9
ROA (%) 4.50
NAS:HURN's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 762 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.52 vs. NAS:HURN: 4.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NAS:HURN' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.29  Med: 5.87 Max: 16.22
Current: 4.5
-4.29
16.22
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 93.99
NAS:HURN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 743 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.62 vs. NAS:HURN: 93.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NAS:HURN' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -26.46  Med: 91.47 Max: 155.06
Current: 93.99
-26.46
155.06
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 3.60
NAS:HURN's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 604 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.10 vs. NAS:HURN: 3.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:HURN' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.8  Med: 3.6 Max: 60.8
Current: 3.6
-4.8
60.8
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 17.30
NAS:HURN's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 506 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. NAS:HURN: 17.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:HURN' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -36.9  Med: 19.35 Max: 88.9
Current: 17.3
-36.9
88.9
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 19.40
NAS:HURN's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 466 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.70 vs. NAS:HURN: 19.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:HURN' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -46.3  Med: 26.6 Max: 84.5
Current: 19.4
-46.3
84.5
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Guru Trades

Q4 2015

HURN Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Steven Cohen 39,200 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 83,191 sh (New)
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Q1 2016

HURN Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 5,828 sh (New)
Jim Simons 4,358 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 155,488 sh (+86.90%)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
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Q2 2016

HURN Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Joel Greenblatt 170,281 sh (+9.51%)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
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Q3 2016

HURN Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Joel Greenblatt 52,172 sh (-69.36%)
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Business Description

Industry: Business Services » Business Services
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Huron Consulting Group Inc is a provider of operational and financial consulting services. The Company helps clients in various industries to improve performance, transform the enterprise, reduce costs, leverage technology, recover from distress, etc.

Huron Consulting Group Inc was incorporated in March 19, 2002 and commenced operations in May 2002. In October 2004, it completed its initial public offering and became a publicly traded company.The Company's acquisitions includes Blue Stone International in October 2013; Stockamp & Associates, Inc. in July 2008; Wellspring Partners, LLC in January 2007; and Glass & Associates, Inc. in January 2007. The Company is the provider of operational and financial consulting services. It helps clients in diverse industries improve performance, transform the enterprise, reduce costs, leverage technology, process and review amounts of complex data, address regulatory changes, recover from distress, and stimulate growth. The Company's professionals employ their expertise in finance, operations and technology to provide its clients with specialized analyses and customized advice and solutions that are tailored to address each client's particular challenges and opportunities to deliver sustainable and measurable results. It provides consulting services to a variety of both financially sound and distressed organizations, including healthcare organizations, academic institutions, Fortune 500 companies, governmental entities, and law firms. The Company has worked with more than 425 health systems, hospitals, and academic medical centers; more than 400 corporate general counsel; and more than 350 universities and research institutions. The Company was founded by a core group of experienced financial and operational consultants. The Company provides its services through four operating segments: Huron Healthcare, Huron Education and Life Sciences, Huron Business Advisory and All Other. The Huron Healthcare segment provides consulting services to national and regional hospitals and integrated health systems, academic medical centers, community hospitals, and physician practices. It delivers solutions to empower its clients to address challenges in the rapidly evolving healthcare environment and improve quality, increase revenue, reduce expenses, and enhance physician, patient, and employee satisfaction across the healthcare enterprise. The segment's service lines include clinical solutions; Revenue Cycle solutions; and Expense solutions. The Huron Education and Life Sciences segment provides management consulting services and software solutions to the higher education, academic medical center, and pharmaceutical and medical device industries, as well as law firms and others that do business with these industries. The segment's primary service lines include Higher Education, Life Sciences, and Technology. The Huron Business Advisory segment provides services to the C-suite of middle market and organizations, lending institutions, law firms, investment banks, and private equity firms. It assists clients in a broad range of industries and across the spectrum from healthy, well-capitalized companies to organizations in transition, and to creditors, owner

Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 21.17
HURN's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
53% of the 695 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.01 vs. HURN: 21.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
HURN' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.83  Med: 26.48 Max: 80.85
Current: 21.17
4.83
80.85
Forward P/E 14.90
HURN's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
61% of the 195 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.27 vs. HURN: 14.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 16.53
HURN's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
60% of the 586 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.77 vs. HURN: 16.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
HURN' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.14  Med: 28.83 Max: 232.44
Current: 16.53
5.14
232.44
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 10.94
HURN's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
75% of the 393 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.15 vs. HURN: 10.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
HURN' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.91  Med: 15.02 Max: 151.38
Current: 10.94
2.91
151.38
P/B 1.74
HURN's P/B is ranked higher than
61% of the 837 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.31 vs. HURN: 1.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
HURN' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.79  Med: 2.41 Max: 10.09
Current: 1.74
0.79
10.09
P/S 1.39
HURN's P/S is ranked lower than
51% of the 820 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.33 vs. HURN: 1.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
HURN' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.38  Med: 1.59 Max: 3.49
Current: 1.39
0.38
3.49
PFCF 7.68
HURN's PFCF is ranked higher than
86% of the 440 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.52 vs. HURN: 7.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
HURN' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.31  Med: 12.63 Max: 247.97
Current: 7.68
2.31
247.97
POCF 7.03
HURN's POCF is ranked higher than
79% of the 532 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.11 vs. HURN: 7.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
HURN' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.04  Med: 10.08 Max: 34.65
Current: 7.03
2.04
34.65
EV-to-EBIT 14.34
HURN's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
51% of the 673 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.66 vs. HURN: 14.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
HURN' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -97.2  Med: 16.1 Max: 48.1
Current: 14.34
-97.2
48.1
EV-to-EBITDA 9.31
HURN's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
60% of the 716 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.33 vs. HURN: 9.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
HURN' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.2  Med: 12.8 Max: 276.7
Current: 9.31
4.2
276.7
PEG 0.92
HURN's PEG is ranked higher than
74% of the 265 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.85 vs. HURN: 0.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
HURN' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 1.35 Max: 14.17
Current: 0.92
0.11
14.17
Shiller P/E 27.96
HURN's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
54% of the 160 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 29.03 vs. HURN: 27.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
HURN' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 26.86  Med: 40.12 Max: 51.53
Current: 27.96
26.86
51.53
Current Ratio 1.62
HURN's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
51% of the 723 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. HURN: 1.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
HURN' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1  Med: 1.85 Max: 3.18
Current: 1.62
1
3.18
Quick Ratio 1.62
HURN's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
57% of the 723 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. HURN: 1.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
HURN' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1  Med: 1.85 Max: 3.18
Current: 1.62
1
3.18
Days Sales Outstanding 40.09
HURN's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
71% of the 560 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 58.41 vs. HURN: 40.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
HURN' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 39.8  Med: 58.4 Max: 80.5
Current: 40.09
39.8
80.5
Days Payable 4.74
HURN's Days Payable is ranked lower than
90% of the 468 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 35.70 vs. HURN: 4.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
HURN' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.74  Med: 6.71 Max: 8.52
Current: 4.74
4.74
8.52

Buy Back

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history
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 0.60
HURN's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
83% of the 436 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.40 vs. HURN: 0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
HURN' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15  Med: -4.6 Max: 0.6
Current: 0.6
-15
0.6

Valuation & Return

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Price/Projected FCF 0.72
HURN's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
80% of the 424 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.46 vs. HURN: 0.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
HURN' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.46  Med: 0.88 Max: 1.28
Current: 0.72
0.46
1.28
Price/Median PS Value 0.87
HURN's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
74% of the 722 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. HURN: 0.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
HURN' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 1.02 Max: 1.86
Current: 0.87
0.41
1.86
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.09
HURN's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
64% of the 198 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. HURN: 1.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
HURN' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.75  Med: 1.52 Max: 12.05
Current: 1.09
0.75
12.05
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 6.98
HURN's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 884 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.23 vs. HURN: 6.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
HURN' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.1  Med: 6 Max: 17.6
Current: 6.98
2.1
17.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 24.60
HURN's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 391 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.63 vs. HURN: 24.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
HURN' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -11.9  Med: 18.4 Max: 62.3
Current: 24.6
-11.9
62.3

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $804.6
EPS (TTM) $ 2.41
Beta-0.25
Short Percentage of Float3.25%
52-Week Range $41.20 - 65.00
Shares Outstanding (Mil)21.72

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $) 735 773
EPS ($) 3.32 3.45
EPS w/o NRI ($) 3.32 3.45
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
15.00%
Dividends Per Share ($)
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Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Meridian Funds Comments on Huron Consulting May 23 2013 
Meridian Funds Buys AAP, DENN, SWY, MDP, SBAC, FDO, GMT, HURN Oct 31 2011 
Huron Consulting Group Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Nov 04 2010 
Huron Consulting Group Inc. (HURN) CEO James H Roth buys 5,000 Shares Sep 02 2010 
Huron Consulting Group Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Jul 29 2010 
Huron Consulting Group Inc. (HURN) CEO James H Roth sells 1,551 Shares Jul 06 2010 
Huron Consulting Group Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Apr 29 2010 
Huron Consulting Group Inc. (HURN) CEO James H Roth sells 3,249 Shares Mar 15 2010 
Huron Consulting Group Inc. (HURN) CEO James H Roth sells 3,249 Shares Mar 03 2010 
Michael Price Top Purchases: Huron Consulting Group Inc., Marvel Entertainment Inc., MetroPCS Commun Nov 22 2009 

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