CRA International,Inc. (NASDAQ:CRAI) Stock Closed Higher Than Its 50 Day Average


Shares are trading at $42.32 which is just a bit higher than the 50 day moving average of $40.43 and quite a bit above the 200 day moving average of $36.99. The 50 day moving average went up by +4.67% and the 200 day average moved up $5.33. Trading volume for CRA International,Inc. was 792 in the last trading session. Volume was down 98.09% under the stocks average daily volume.

Investors are a little more bullish on shares of CRA International,Inc. recently considering the fall in short interest. The stock recorded a fall in short interest of -13.66% as of the latest report on September 29, 2017. Short interest decreased 17,466 over that period. Days to cover decreased -1.0 to 2.0 and the short interest percentage is 0.01% as of September 29.

The following firms have recently changed their position in CRAI. Ubs Group Ag cut its position by selling 1,144 shares a decrease of 92.9% as of 06/30/2017. Ubs Group Ag now holds 88 shares worth $3,000. The total value of its holdings decreased 93.2%. Paradice Investment Management LLC trimmed its stake by shedding 7,234 shares a decrease of 1.2% from 03/31/2017 to 06/30/2017. Paradice Investment Management LLC currently owns 572,619 shares valued at $20,798,000. The value of the position overall is up by 1.5%.

As of the end of the quarter Acadian Asset Management LLC had acquired a total of 5,390 shares growing its position 5.7%. The value of the company’s investment in CRA International,Inc. went from $3,416,000 to $4,081,000 increasing 19.5% since the last quarter. Cutler Group LP divested its investment by shedding 24,987 shares a decrease of 84.7% in the quarter. Cutler Group LP controls 4,513 shares with a value of $185,000. The value of the position overall is up by 62.3%.

CRA International,Inc. currently has a P/E ratio of 30.32 and the market value is 348.04M. In the last earnings report the EPS was $1.40 and is expected to be $1.55 for the current year with 8,224,000 shares outstanding. Next quarter’s EPS is forecasted to be $0.36 with next year’s EPS anticipated to be $1.73.

CRA International, Inc., launched on February 19, 1965, is a global consulting firm. The Company provides economic, financial and management consulting services. The Company consulting services in two areas: litigation, regulatory, and financial consulting and management consulting. The Company advises clients on economic and financial matters pertaining to litigation and regulatory proceedings, and guide corporations through business strategy and performance-related issues. It combines economic and financial analysis with litigation and regulatory support, business strategy and planning, market and demand forecasting, and policy analysis. It is retained in stakes matters, such as multibillion-dollar mergers and acquisitions, new product introductions, major strategy and capital investment decisions, and complex litigation. The Company provides consulting services to corporate clients and attorneys in a range of litigation and regulatory proceedings, providing research and analysis, testimony, and support in litigation and regulatory proceedings in all areas of finance, accounting, economics, insurance, and forensic accounting and investigations..