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Analysts See $0.74 EPS for Huron Consulting Group Inc. (HURN); Winthrop Resources (UBSH)’s Sentiment Is 1.05

Union Bankshares Corporation operates as the bank holding firm for Union Bank & Trust that provides banking and related financial services to clients and businesses. The company has market cap of $2.40 billion. The firm operates in two divisions, Community Bank and Mortgage. It has a 21.9 P/E ratio. It accepts various deposit products, including checking, savings, NOW, time deposit, and money market accounts, as well as certificates of deposit and other depository services.

Analysts expect Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN) to report $0.74 EPS on February, 22.They anticipate $0.16 EPS change or 27.59% from last quarter’s $0.58 EPS. HURN’s profit would be $15.72 million giving it 13.60 P/E if the $0.74 EPS is correct. After having $0.43 EPS previously, Huron Consulting Group Inc.’s analysts see 72.09% EPS growth. The stock increased 2.03% or $0.8 during the last trading session, reaching $40.25. About 98,532 shares traded or 10.18% up from the average. Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN) has declined 27.26% since February 10, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 43.96% the S&P500.

Among 4 analysts covering Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Huron Consulting Group had 12 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Mkt Perform” rating given on Tuesday, February 21 by Barrington Research. The rating was maintained by Barrington Research with “Outperform” on Monday, October 26. The rating was upgraded by William Blair to “Outperform” on Friday, September 8. The rating was downgraded by William Blair to “Market Perform” on Tuesday, January 3. SunTrust maintained it with “Buy” rating and $48.0 target in Wednesday, October 18 report. William Blair maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Monday, September 21 report. Deutsche Bank maintained Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN) rating on Thursday, September 17. Deutsche Bank has “Buy” rating and $80 target.

Since August 31, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 11 insider sales for $209,927 activity. $21,033 worth of Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN) shares were sold by MASSARO GEORGE. EDWARDS JAMES D sold 603 shares worth $24,488. 318 shares valued at $9,508 were sold by MOODY JOHN S on Thursday, August 31. Another trade for 521 shares valued at $18,193 was made by Zumwalt Debra on Monday, October 2. LOCKHART H EUGENE had sold 190 shares worth $7,748.

Huron Consulting Group Inc., a professional services firm, provides advisory, technology, and analytic solutions in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $855.27 million. The firm operates through the Healthcare, Education and Life Sciences, and Business Advisory divisions. It currently has negative earnings. The Healthcare segment provides advisory services from strategy setting through implementation in the areas of organizational and resource alignment, clinical transformation, financial and operational performance, patient and caregiver engagement, and technology implementation and optimization to national and regional hospitals and integrated health systems, academic medical centers, community hospitals, and medical groups.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.1 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.27, from 0.83 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 15 investors sold Huron Consulting Group Inc. shares while 35 reduced holdings. 20 funds opened positions while 35 raised stakes. 19.79 million shares or 1.35% more from 19.52 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Swiss Natl Bank owns 35,800 shares for 0% of their portfolio. The Virginia-based Virginia Retirement Systems Et Al has invested 0.01% in Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN). Amer Century Companies owns 515,311 shares or 0.02% of their US portfolio. First Manhattan holds 700 shares or 0% of its portfolio. California Pub Employees Retirement holds 0% or 59,870 shares in its portfolio. Comml Bank Of Mellon Corporation has 0% invested in Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN). Nationwide Fund Advisors owns 31,325 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Stoneridge Investment Ptnrs reported 9,387 shares. Us National Bank De invested in 2,709 shares. Wellington Ltd Liability Partnership stated it has 0.02% in Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN). The Illinois-based Envestnet Asset Inc has invested 0% in Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN). 30,688 were reported by Prudential Fincl Inc. Grp invested in 0% or 14,700 shares. Rice Hall James Limited Liability Corporation accumulated 178,112 shares or 0.27% of the stock. Rhumbline Advisers invested in 28,748 shares.

The stock increased 2.38% or $0.85 during the last trading session, reaching $36.55. About 343,735 shares traded. Union Bankshares Corporation (UBSH) has risen 21.53% since February 10, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.83% the S&P500.

Union Bankshares Corp holds 1.74% of its portfolio in Union Bankshares Corporation for 146,090 shares. Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. owns 2.20 million shares or 0.92% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Martin & Co Inc Tn has 0.8% invested in the company for 69,246 shares. The Virginia-based Outfitter Advisors Ltd. has invested 0.7% in the stock. Banc Funds Co Llc, a Illinois-based fund reported 386,248 shares.

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