Forrester Research, Inc. (NASDAQ:FORR) will be issuing its quarterly earnings data after the market closes on Tuesday, October 24th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.26 per share for the quarter. Forrester Research has set its Q3 guidance at $0.21-0.25 EPS and its FY17 guidance at $1.13-1.20 EPS.
Forrester Research (NASDAQ:FORR) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July 26th. The technology company reported $0.34 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.07. Forrester Research had a net margin of 5.49% and a return on equity of 13.00%. The company had revenue of $89.70 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $87.51 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.46 earnings per share. The companys revenue for the quarter was up 2.2% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts expect Forrester Research to post $0.91 EPS for the current fiscal year and $1 EPS for the next fiscal year.
Forrester Research, Inc. (NASDAQ FORR) opened at 43.85 on Friday. Forrester Research, Inc. has a one year low of $34.95 and a one year high of $44.40. The stocks 50 day moving average is $41.85 and its 200 day moving average is $40.33. The firm has a market cap of $777.59 million, a P/E ratio of 44.74 and a beta of 0.44.
A number of analysts have weighed in on FORR shares. BidaskClub cut Forrester Research from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating in a research report on Saturday, August 5th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Forrester Research from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report on Monday, August 14th.
In other Forrester Research news, Director Gretchen Teichgraeber sold 1,000 shares of the companys stock in a transaction on Tuesday, August 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $41.25, for a total value of $41,250.00. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 10,270 shares in the company, valued at $423,637.50. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Also, Director Henk Broeders sold 17,632 shares of the companys stock in a transaction on Wednesday, August 30th. The shares were sold at an average price of $41.00, for a total value of $722,912.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 18,662 shares in the company, valued at $765,142. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold 54,196 shares of company stock worth $2,222,057 over the last quarter. Company insiders own 44.30% of the companys stock.
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