Korn/Ferry International (KFY)
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Korn/Ferry International (KFY) earnings: expect 4% revenue growth

Carla Olson | 5:13 pm ET, 09 Jun 2019

Korn/Ferry International (KFY) is announcing earnings on June 12. We combed through analyst estimates to understand what the company revenue and earnings are predicted to look like.

What should you expect from the upcoming earnings?

Revenue for the next quarter is expected to be $495M, which implies a 4% growth rate year-over-year.

Earnings per share are expected to come in at $0.89. If this materializes, EPS will grow 11% year-over-year.

How did the stock do last month?

Over the last month, Korn/Ferry International (KFY) returned -8.38%.

What do analysts say about the stock?

Korn/Ferry International (KFY) average analyst price target is 30.16% above its current price ($45.33).

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Korn/Ferry International (KFY) Buy or Sell Stock Guide

Updated at: 9:07 am ET, 12 Oct 2019

Are you looking for the analysis of Korn/Ferry International (KFY) stock? Are you wondering what the bulls and the bears say about it?

If so, you came to the right place. In this stock guide, we will share with you 9 reasons to buy and 1 reasons to sell KFY stock. You’ll get a perspective on what the bulls and the bears say about it.

The analysis below may be also helpful to you if you have any of the following questions about KFY stock:

  • Is KFY a buy or a sell?
  • Should I sell or hold KFY stock today?
  • Is KFY a good buy / investment?
  • What are KFY analyst opinions, recommendations and ratings?

Let’s start with the bull case. Here are the reasons to buy KFY stock:

1. KFY stock price ($36.30) is close to the 52-week low ($35.20). Perhaps now is a good time to buy? See KFY price chart.

2. KFY quarterly revenue growth was 4.10%, higher than the industry and sector average revenue growth (3.45% and 3.07%, respectively). See KFY revenue growth chart.

3. KFY profitability is improving. The YoY profit margin change was 2.30 percentage points. See KFY profitability chart.

4. KFY forward dividend yield is 1.06%, higher than the industry (0.44%) and sector (0.36%) forward dividend yields. See KFY forward dividend chart.

5. KFY forward P/E ratio is 9.96, and it’s low compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios. See KFY forward P/E ratio chart.

6. KFY Price/Book ratio is 1.61, and it’s low compared to its industry peers’ P/B ratios. See KFY forward Price/Book ratio chart.

7. KFY PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 0.73, and it’s low compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios. See KFY PEG chart.

8. KFY average analyst rating is Buy. See KFY analyst rating chart.

9. KFY average analyst price target ($49.60) is above its current price ($36.30). See KFY price target chart.

Now that you understand the bull case, let’s look at the reasons to sell KFY stock (i.e., the bear case):

1. KFY Price/Sales ratio is 1.06, and it’s high compared to its industry peers’ P/S ratios. See KFY forward Price/Sales ratio chart.

Now let's look at the key statistics for KFY:

Metrics KFY
Price $36.36
Average Price Target / Upside $49.60 / 36.41%
Average Analyst Rating Buy
Industry Staffing & Outsourcing Services
Sector Industrials
Number of Employees 7,643
Market Cap $2.07B
Forward P/E Ratio 9.94
Price/Book Ratio 1.07
PEG 0.73
Revenue (TTM) $1.95B
YoY Quarterly Revenue Growth 4.1%
Profit Margin 9.47%

What are your thoughts on KFY?

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