H&R Block, Inc. (HRB)

Joanna Estrada
April 21, 2018

The institutional investor held 29,966 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $786,000, up from 14,959 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The company has market cap of $31.33 million. The stock decreased 2.92% or $0.78 during the last trading session, reaching $25.91. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 1,374,306 shares of the company's stock valued at $36,392,000 after acquiring an additional 941,182 shares during the period.

H&R Block, Inc, through its subsidiaries, provides assisted income tax return preparation, digital do-it-yourself (DIY) tax solutions, and other services and products related to income tax return preparation to the general public primarily in the United States, Canada, and Australia. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 4.8% compared to the same quarter a year ago. If $5.23 is reported, HRB's profit will be $1.09B for 1.30 P/E. -550.86 % EPS growth is what analysts predict. $-1.16 EPS was published for last [previous quarter]. About 365,402 shares traded. H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE:HRB) has risen 10.84% since April 20, 2017 and is uptrending. The stock underperformed the S&P 500 by 0.71%.

During Q4 2017 the big money sentiment increased to 1.22. It's up 0.25, from 0.25 in 2017Q3. H&R Block, Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that SVP, Chief Mktg & Strat Off Collins Kathryn M has sold 2,931 shares of H&R Block, Inc.

Hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Investors holded 193.25 million in 2017Q3 but now own 201.15 million shares or 4.09% more.

Perritt Capital Management Inc holds 0.21% of its portfolio in Continental Materials Corporation for 40,064 shares. BTIG Research downgraded the shares of HRB in report on Monday, September 14 to "Neutral" rating. Fmr Limited Liability Corporation invested in 0.01% or 1.66 million shares. Envestnet Asset Management Inc holds 0% of its capital in H&R Block, Inc. France-based Axa has invested 0.07% in H&R Block, Inc.

H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, March 6th. Grimes And Co Inc, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 160,084 shares. Hudock Cap Group has invested 0% of its capital in H&R Block, Inc.

H&R Block, Inc. (HRB) has double bottom. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in H&R Block, Inc. Hbk Invests Ltd Partnership has 0.14% invested in Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG). Citadel Advisors Limited Company owns 0.01% invested in H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE:HRB) for 2.95 million shares. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) reported 224,060 shares or 0.05% of all its holdings.

Analysts await H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE:HRB) for 96,312 shares. (NYSE:HRB) or 212,307 shares.

Total analysts of 4 have positions in H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) as follows: 1 rated it a "Buy", 0 with "Sell" and 3 with "Hold". Therefore 25% are positive. Goldman Sachs began coverage on shares of H&R Block in a research report on Tuesday, March 27th. Oppenheimer maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Tuesday, August 29 report. On Thursday, September 3 the stock rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with "Buy". Credit Suisse initiated it with "An Outperform" rating and $66 target in Friday, February 5 report. Goldman Sachs' price target points to a potential upside of 6.34% from the stock's current price. (NYSE:HRB) rating on Wednesday, June 14. BMO Capital Markets maintained it with "Hold" rating and $3100 target in Friday, July 28 report. The company was initiated on Friday, August 26 by Macquarie Research. As per Tuesday, May 3, the company rating was initiated by Sterne Agee CRT. Using market capitalization to show the size of a company is important because company size is a basic determinant of various characteristics in which investors are interested, including risk. "Buy" rating has 1, "Sell" are 0, while 3 are "Hold". Therefore 71% are positive. The company reported ($1.16) EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($1.29) by $0.13. The company was maintained on Thursday, November 5 by TH Capital. Bb Biotech Ag bought 265,000 shares as the company's stock rose 22.41% while stock markets declined. The stock of Franklin Covey Co. A rating of 4 or 5 would specify a mean Sell opinion. Roth Capital maintained the shares of FC in report on Sunday, November 12 with "Buy" rating.

Continental Materials Corp (CUO) investors sentiment increased to 0.5 in Q4 2017.

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