Franklin Covey (NYSE:FC) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.04 EPS

Franklin Covey (NYSE:FC) posted its earnings results on Thursday. The business services provider reported $0.41 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.37 by $0.04, Yahoo Finance reports. Franklin Covey had a negative return on equity of 6.68% and a negative net margin of 2.28%. The business had revenue of $65.17 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $67.99 million.

FC stock traded up $1.80 during trading on Friday, hitting $39.68. The company had a trading volume of 127,379 shares, compared to its average volume of 34,193. The firm has a market cap of $538.15 million, a PE ratio of -76.31, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 5.45 and a beta of 0.87. Franklin Covey has a 1-year low of $20.52 and a 1-year high of $41.85. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $36.22 and a 200-day moving average price of $34.12. The company has a quick ratio of 0.92, a current ratio of 0.96 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.31.

Several analysts have recently weighed in on the company. ValuEngine downgraded Franklin Covey from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 2nd. Barrington Research boosted their target price on Franklin Covey from $40.00 to $45.00 in a report on Friday. William Blair reissued a “market perform” rating on shares of Franklin Covey in a report on Tuesday, October 15th. B. Riley reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Franklin Covey in a report on Monday, November 4th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised Franklin Covey from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $42.00 target price for the company in a report on Tuesday, October 29th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $42.38.

About Franklin Covey

Franklin Covey Co provides training and consulting services in the areas of leadership, productivity, strategic execution, trust, sales force performance, customer loyalty, and communication effectiveness skills for organizations and individuals worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Direct Offices, Education Practice, and International Licensees.

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