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$0.39 EPS Expected for Donegal Group Inc. (DGICA); Cra International (CRAI) Sentiment Is 1.26

Analysts expect Donegal Group Inc. (NASDAQ:DGICA) to report $0.39 EPS on February, 16.They anticipate $0.19 EPS change or 95.00% from last quarter’s $0.2 EPS. DGICA’s profit would be $10.42M giving it 10.57 P/E if the $0.39 EPS is correct. After having $0.25 EPS previously, Donegal Group Inc.’s analysts see 56.00% EPS growth. The stock increased 1.29% or $0.21 during the last trading session, reaching $16.49. About 38,530 shares traded. Donegal Group Inc. (NASDAQ:DGICA) has risen 2.91% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 13.79% the S&P500.

CRA International, Inc., a consulting company, provides economic, financial, and management consulting services worldwide. The company has market cap of $350.23 million. The firm advises clients on economic and financial matters pertaining to litigation and regulatory proceedings; and guides firms through critical business strategy and performance-related issues. It has a 30.89 P/E ratio. It provides consulting services, including research and analysis, expert testimony, and support in litigation and regulatory proceedings in the areas of finance, accounting, economics, insurance, and forensic accounting and investigations to corporate clients and attorneys.

The stock increased 0.54% or $0.23 during the last trading session, reaching $43.19. About 31,204 shares traded. CRA International, Inc. (CRAI) has risen 49.42% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 32.72% the S&P500.

Analysts await CRA International, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRAI) to report earnings on March, 7. They expect $0.34 EPS, up 41.67% or $0.10 from last year’s $0.24 per share. CRAI’s profit will be $2.76 million for 31.76 P/E if the $0.34 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.41 actual EPS reported by CRA International, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -17.07% negative EPS growth.

Osmium Partners Llc holds 6.42% of its portfolio in CRA International, Inc. for 215,683 shares. Alphaone Investment Services Llc owns 140,482 shares or 1.53% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Pacific Ridge Capital Partners Llc has 0.99% invested in the company for 84,986 shares. The Colorado-based Paradice Investment Management Llc has invested 0.94% in the stock. Kestrel Investment Management Corp, a California-based fund reported 60,200 shares.

Donegal Group Inc., an insurance holding company, provides property and casualty insurance to businesses and individuals in the Mid-Atlantic, Midwestern, New England, and southern states. The company has market cap of $440.47 million. It operates through four divisions: Investment Function, Personal Lines of Insurance, Commercial Lines of Insurance, and Investment in DFSC. It has a 29.82 P/E ratio. The firm offers private passenger automobile policies that provide protection against liability for bodily injury and property damage arising from automobile accidents, as well as protection against loss from damage to automobiles.

Among 2 analysts covering Donegal Group (NASDAQ:DGICA), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Donegal Group has $20.0 highest and $16 lowest target. $20’s average target is 21.29% above currents $16.49 stock price. Donegal Group had 7 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Donegal Group Inc. (NASDAQ:DGICA) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, October 31 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The company was maintained on Friday, July 14 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The rating was maintained by Boenning & Scattergood with “Hold” on Friday, July 14. On Tuesday, December 20 the stock rating was downgraded by Keefe Bruyette & Woods to “Mkt Perform”. The firm has “Hold” rating by Zacks given on Wednesday, August 12. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Thursday, August 17 with “Hold”.

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