Sentiment for Exponent Inc (NASDAQ:EXPO)
Exponent Inc (NASDAQ:EXPO) institutional sentiment increased to 1.59 in 2019 Q2. Its up 0.12, from 1.47 in 2019Q1. The ratio is better, as 118 active investment managers increased or started new equity positions, while 74 sold and decreased holdings in Exponent Inc. The active investment managers in our partner’s database reported: 44.99 million shares, down from 45.16 million shares in 2019Q1. Also, the number of active investment managers holding Exponent Inc in their top 10 equity positions increased from 1 to 2 for an increase of 1. Sold All: 15 Reduced: 59 Increased: 80 New Position: 38.
Exponent, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a science and engineering consulting firm worldwide. The company has market cap of $3.29 billion. The Company’s services include analysis of product development, product recall, regulatory compliance, and the discovery of potential problems related to products, people, property, and impending litigation. It has a 43.42 P/E ratio. The firm operates in two divisions, Engineering and Other Scientific, and Environmental and Health.
The stock increased 0.65% or $0.41 during the last trading session, reaching $63.4. About 79,179 shares traded. Exponent, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPO) has risen 42.15% since December 3, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 42.15% the S&P500.
Analysts await Exponent, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPO) to report earnings on January, 30. They expect $0.33 earnings per share, up 10.00 % or $0.03 from last year’s $0.3 per share. EXPO’s profit will be $17.10 million for 48.03 P/E if the $0.33 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.36 actual earnings per share reported by Exponent, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -8.33 % negative EPS growth.
Conestoga Capital Advisors Llc holds 3.54% of its portfolio in Exponent, Inc. for 2.42 million shares. Roffman Miller Associates Inc Pa owns 322,895 shares or 2.03% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Copeland Capital Management Llc has 1.04% invested in the company for 319,119 shares. The Pennsylvania-based Alphaone Investment Services Llc has invested 1.02% in the stock. Rk Capital Management Llc, a Colorado-based fund reported 56,200 shares.
Exponent, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPO) Ratings Coverage
Ratings analysis reveals 50% of Exponent’s analysts are positive. Out of 2 Wall Street analysts rating Exponent, 1 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 1 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $7200 while the high is $8100. The stock’s average target of $76.50 is 20.66% above today’s ($63.4) share price. EXPO was included in 4 notes of analysts from August 29, 2019. The stock of Exponent, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPO) earned “Neutral” rating by Sidoti on Thursday, October 3. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, September 20 by SunTrust.
More notable recent Exponent, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPO) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Earnings Season Wrap-Up: 6 of the Most Important Earnings Reports – Nasdaq” on November 25, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Looking for a Growth Stock? 3 Reasons Why Exponent (EXPO) is a Solid Choice – Nasdaq” published on November 08, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Expo 2020 unlikely to stop Dubai’s real estate downward trajectory â€“ S&P – Nasdaq” on November 25, 2019. More interesting news about Exponent, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPO) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “UK shares rise on upbeat earnings updates, trade hopes – Nasdaq” published on November 07, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Guinea Bissau counts presidential ballots after weeks of chaos – Nasdaq” with publication date: November 24, 2019.
Receive News & Ratings Via Email – Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts’ ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.