Insider Trading Watch List: Korn/Ferry International (NYSE:KFY)

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Korn/Ferry International (NYSE:KFY) insiders have most recently took part in a trading activity. On Jun 28, 2016 Rozek Robert P, EVP, CFO & CCO bought 1,500 shares having total worth of $28,575 at the price of $19.05 per share, following the transaction a total of 76,558 shares owned by Rozek Robert P. Before this latest buy, Rozek Robert P purchased KFY at 1 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $65,460 at an average of $21.82 per share.

On Jun 29, 2016 Kaye Stephen D, CEO of Hay Group bought 5,000 shares having total worth of $97,700 at the price of $19.54 per share, following the transaction a total of 31,110 shares owned by Kaye Stephen D.

The stock has experienced a total of 4 insider trades in the past three months. These trades include 4 buy trades. Furthermore, over the past 12 months , the stock was traded 6 times by insiders. In 2 of these trades, the insider was a seller while an employee of the company was the buyer in 4 instances.

Time Frame Number of Insider Buy Number of Insider Sell Stock Price Change(%)
3 Month 4 0 -29.57%
12 Month 4 2 -30.47%

Shares of Korn/Ferry International (NYSE:KFY) traded up 2.89% on Jun 29, 2016, hitting $19.58. 988,500 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Korn/Ferry International has a 52 week low of $18.83 and a 52 week high of $38.3. The company’s market cap is $1,190 million.

Korn/Ferry International (NYSE:KFY) last announced its earnings results on Jun 15, 2016. The company reported 0.58 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, higher than the consensus estimate of 0.54 by $0.04. The company had revenue of $417 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $388 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted 0.51 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 48% on a year-over-year basis.

2016-06-15 2016-03-09 2015-12-09 2015-09-08 2015-06-11 2015-03-09 2014-12-09 2014-09-08 2014-06-16 2014-03-06
earnings per share 0.58 0.52 0.51 0.47 0.51 0.46 0.51 0.43 0.43 0.31
Revenue(M) 417.16 364.75 291.34 279.34 282.15 249.55 255.7 251.2 260.8 242.2

Korn/Ferry International has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Analysts at Baird Downgrades shares of Korn/Ferry International to an Neutral rating in a research note. They now have a $27.00 price target on the stock.

Korn/Ferry International was originally formed as a California corporation in November 1969 and reincorporated in Delaware in 2000. The Company is a global provider of talent management solutions that help clients to attract, develop, retain and sustain their talent. It provides the following talent management solutions: Executive Recruitment, Leadership and Talent Consulting (LTC), and Talent Acquisition Solutions. Executive Recruitment, its business, focuses on recruiting board-level, chief executive and other senior executive positions for clients predominantly in the consumer, financial services, industrial, life sciences and technology industries. The relationships that it develops through this business are valuable in introducing its complementary service offerings to clients. The Company’s comprehensive blend of talent management offerings assists clients with their ongoing assessment, organizational and leadership development efforts. Services address three fundamental leadership and talent management needs- strategic and organizational alignment, leadership and executive development, and talent and performance management. Each of the Company’s solutions is delivered by an experienced team of leadership consultants, a global network of top executive coaches and the intellectual property of research-based, time-tested leadership assessment and developmental tools. In addition to being a pioneer in recruitment process outsourcing (RPO), the Company’s multi-tiered portfolio of services includes talent acquisition and management consulting services, project-based recruitment, mid-level recruitment and interim professionals. The Company’s clients include many of the world’s public and private companies, middle market and emerging growth companies, as well as government and nonprofit organizations. It competes with Egon Zehnder International, Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc., Russell Reynolds Associates, Spencer Stuart, Spherion, KellyOCG and The Right Thing.

William White

William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.

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William White
William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.