FTI Consulting Inc. (NYSE:FCN) went down by -2.68% during the previous trading session, and it is maintaining the win ahead of Tuesday’s trading session. The share price of the Consulting Services giant went up by $112.02 to trade ended Tuesday trading at $115.11. This is down from the $115.11 price recorded on Monday’s trading session. Thanks to this latest performance, FCN is closer to the higher price 52-week target of $171.00 and further from the lowest price target of $155.00. Its performance from the start of the year has also been positive, with FCN up by 1.23% year-to-date.
FTI Consulting Inc. (FCN) started the day trading at $114.53 and recorded an intraday high of $115.47. It also recorded an intraday low of $111.88 during Tuesday’s trading session. FTI Consulting Inc. is a very active stock that recorded a trading volume that is less than -21.11% of the average daily trading volume on Tuesday. The stock’s trading volume on Tuesday was 438869, which is less than -21.11 of the total average daily trading volume of 531.50K.
FTI Consulting Inc. (NYSE:FCN) 2020 Performance Impressive
The increase in FCN’s stock price on Tuesday saw its overall performance boost over the past few months. We can quantify the performance of the stock so far this year using a few metrics. The 52-week high price of FCN currently stands at $144.10, which is higher than the current trading price of the stock by 22.26%. However, FCN’s current trading price is -32.41% lower than the 52-week low price of $84.60. In terms of trading volume, FTI Consulting Inc. currently experienced healthy participation during the last trading session. 438869 shares of FTI Consulting Inc. were traded on the stock exchange on Tuesday, which is less than -21.11% of the 531.50K average trading volume of the stock.
The performance of the stock has been positive over the past year. FCN’s performance over the past one year has seen it surge by 31.31%, while the stock has gone down by -2.52% in the last six months. The quarterly performance of FCN currently stands at -16.55%, and it is down by -1.58% in the last month. The only positive figure was from the weekly performance, which currently reads 0.34%. At the time of writing FCN’s report, the company has a total market cap of $4.06B, making it one of the largest publicly-traded companies in the world.FTI Consulting Inc. also has over 5743 employees all over the world.
FCN Insider Activities
The insider transactions over the past six months are up by 21.50%.For FTI Consulting Inc. insiders bought 143,243 shares in 19 transactions. In that same period, insiders sold 51,159 of their shares in 23 transactions. After these transactions, insiders at FTI Consulting Inc. now hold 678.7k shares, which is over 103.49% of the total company stocks. Institutional investors currently hold a large chunk of the FCN shares, as they control 1.89% of the company’s total stock.
FCN Fundamental Analysis
For FTI Consulting Inc., the stock’s diluted earnings per share (EPS) stands at 5.51. In the coming year, analysts expect the EPS to be 6.29. The EPS growth will up over the next five years to 14.00% after surging by 31.40% in the previous five years. In terms of revenue, FTI Consulting Inc.’s quarterly sales (YOY) is growing at 1.04, which is lower than the average annual revenue of 31.40% over the past half a decade.
The Return on Investment (ROI) on FTI Consulting Inc.’s stock currently stands at 13.20%, and it has a net profit margin of 8.80%. The operating margin of the company is 12.10%, and its gross margin is 34.00%.
FCN Analysts Prediction
FCN received a positive rating from Deutsche Bank, which set a price target of $44-$40 for the stock.
FCN Technical Analysis
The Simple Moving Average (SMA) is one of the most powerful technical indicators. The 20-day Simple Moving Average of FCN currently stands at 2.56%, while the SMA50 is -4.43%. The biggest one is the SMA200, which is currently reading -3.13% ahead of Tuesday’s trading session. The Relative Strength Index of this stock is 48.82, while its price to earnings ratio (P/E) is 20.33.