Somewhat Critical News Coverage Very Likely to Impact Korn/Ferry International (KFY) Share Price

Media coverage about Korn/Ferry International (NYSE:KFY) has trended somewhat negative recently, Alpha One Sentiment Analysis reports. Alpha One, a subsidiary of Accern, identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Alpha One ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Korn/Ferry International earned a media sentiment score of -0.25 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also assigned news stories about the business services provider an impact score of 89 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is very likely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

Here are some of the media headlines that may have impacted AlphaOne Sentiment Analysis’s rankings:

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Korn/Ferry International (NYSE:KFY)

KFY has been the topic of several analyst reports. Tigress Financial began coverage on Korn/Ferry International in a research report on Monday, March 20th. They set a “neutral” rating on the stock. William Blair raised shares of Korn/Ferry International from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Monday, April 10th. Finally, Sidoti started coverage on shares of Korn/Ferry International in a research note on Monday, June 12th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $43.00 target price on the stock. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the stock. Korn/Ferry International presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $30.60.

Shares of Korn/Ferry International (NYSE KFY) traded down 0.44% during trading on Tuesday, hitting $33.66. 89,717 shares of the company were exchanged. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $32.61 and its 200 day moving average price is $30.76. The stock has a market cap of $1.92 billion, a P/E ratio of 30.60 and a beta of 1.41. Korn/Ferry International has a 12 month low of $18.57 and a 12 month high of $34.14.

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About Korn/Ferry International

Korn/Ferry International (Korn Ferry) is a people and organizational advisory company. The Company and its subsidiaries are engaged in the provision of talent management solutions, including executive search on a retained basis, recruitment for non-executive professionals, recruitment process outsourcing, and leadership and talent consulting services.

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