$0.67 EPS Expected for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (HMHC)

September 30, 2018 - By Mary Kidd

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (NASDAQ:HMHC) LogoInvestors sentiment increased to 1.34 in 2018 Q2. Its up 0.30, from 1.04 in 2018Q1. It is positive, as 15 investors sold Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company shares while 35 reduced holdings. 24 funds opened positions while 43 raised stakes. 115.30 million shares or 1.75% less from 117.36 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported.
Legal And General Group Inc Plc stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (NASDAQ:HMHC). Adirondack Research & Incorporated owns 309,838 shares or 0.92% of their US portfolio. Millennium Mngmt Limited Co holds 733,093 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Campbell & Communication Inv Adviser Limited Liability Company holds 0.17% in Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (NASDAQ:HMHC) or 28,200 shares. Engineers Gate Manager Lp has 74,057 shares. 15,200 are owned by Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Management Corp. 2.73 million were reported by Thompson Siegel Walmsley. Piedmont Inv Ltd Liability Corp has 1,797 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Dimensional Fund Advsrs Limited Partnership holds 5.11M shares. Corsair Capital Lp reported 142,865 shares. Ameriprise Finance Incorporated owns 1.65M shares. Goldman Sachs Group Inc has 1.48 million shares for 0% of their portfolio. Fmr Ltd Liability Corporation accumulated 10.15 million shares or 0.01% of the stock. Bancshares Of New York Mellon Corporation holds 0% of its portfolio in Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (NASDAQ:HMHC) for 447,559 shares. Price owns 63,278 shares or 0.24% of their US portfolio.

Analysts expect Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (NASDAQ:HMHC) to report $0.67 EPS on November, 1.They anticipate $0.06 EPS change or 8.22 % from last quarter’s $0.73 EPS. HMHC’s profit would be $82.78 million giving it 2.61 P/E if the $0.67 EPS is correct. After having $-0.17 EPS previously, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company’s analysts see -494.12 % EPS growth. The stock increased 0.72% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $7. About 316,586 shares traded. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (NASDAQ:HMHC) has declined 46.82% since September 30, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 62.44% the S&P500.

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (NASDAQ:HMHC) Ratings Coverage

Among 4 analysts covering Houghton Mifflin (NASDAQ:HMHC), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 25% are positive. Houghton Mifflin had 6 analyst reports since April 11, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. On Wednesday, April 11 the stock rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with “Hold”. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, August 3 with “Hold”. The company was maintained on Friday, May 4 by Morgan Stanley. The stock of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (NASDAQ:HMHC) earned “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, May 4. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with “Equal-Weight” on Friday, August 3. The stock of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (NASDAQ:HMHC) earned “Outperform” rating by Wells Fargo on Wednesday, June 27.

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company provides content, services, and technology solutions for educational institutions and consumers. The company has market cap of $864.88 million. It primarily delivers kindergarten through 12th grade education content. It currently has negative earnings. The firm operates in two divisions, Education and Trade Publishing.

More news for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (NASDAQ:HMHC) were recently published by: Nasdaq.com, which released: “Why Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company Stock Just Popped 14% Today” on September 13, 2018. Benzinga.com‘s article titled: “46 Biggest Movers From Yesterday” and published on September 14, 2018 is yet another important article.

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