Korn Ferry (KFY): Price and Financial Metrics

Korn Ferry (KFY): $72.96

-0.16 (-0.22%)

POWR Rating

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  • Growth is the dimension where KFY ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 96.05% of US stocks.
  • KFY's strongest trending metric is Quality; it's been moving up over the last 47 weeks.
  • KFY's current lowest rank is in the Momentum metric (where it is better than 58.01% of US stocks).

KFY Stock Summary

  • With a one year PEG ratio of 5.54, Korn Ferry is expected to have a higher PEG ratio (a measure of how expensive a stock is relative to its expected earnings growth) than only 23.98% of US stocks.
  • Of note is the ratio of Korn Ferry's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 80.26% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • Over the past twelve months, KFY has reported earnings growth of 326.75%, putting it ahead of 92.76% of US stocks in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to KFY, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are STC, MSM, IESC, OLLI, and VPG.
  • Visit KFY's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.kornferry.com.

KFY Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Industrials stock, KFY's price/sales ratio is 16.67% higher, now standing at 2.1.
  • Over the past 243 months, KFY's price/sales ratio has gone up 1.6.
  • Over the past 243 months, KFY's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 14.3.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for KFY.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
KFY 2021-09-03 2.1 2.8 33.9 18.9
KFY 2021-09-02 2.1 2.9 34.1 19.0
KFY 2021-09-01 2.1 2.8 33.5 18.7
KFY 2021-08-31 2.1 2.8 33.4 18.6
KFY 2021-08-30 2.1 2.8 33.6 18.8
KFY 2021-08-27 2.1 2.8 33.8 18.8

KFY Growth Metrics

  • Its 4 year price growth rate is now at 55.75%.
  • Its 4 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 239.49%.
  • Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 32.33%.
Over the past 33 months, KFY's revenue has gone up $126,872,000.

The table below shows KFY's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-06-30 2,061.161 235.15 220.11
2021-03-31 1,819.946 251.433 114.454
2020-12-31 1,711.528 233.517 47.462
2020-09-30 1,761.627 248.397 16.136
2020-06-30 1,828.015 254.006 31.162
2020-03-31 1,977.33 236.349 104.946

KFY's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • KFY has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 68.81% of graded US stocks.
  • KFY's asset turnover comes in at 0.714 -- ranking 212th of 555 Business Services stocks.
  • ICFI, TTD, and QUAD are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with KFY.

The table below shows KFY's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-07-31 0.714 0.957 0.226
2021-04-30 0.648 0.955 0.134
2021-01-31 0.627 0.950 0.075
2020-10-31 0.653 0.939 0.043
2020-07-31 0.691 0.935 0.053
2020-04-30 0.762 0.934 0.120

KFY Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of KFY, see our KFY price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $97.75 Average Broker Recommendation 1.2 (Strong Buy)

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KFY Price/Volume Stats

Current price $72.96 52-week high $76.50
Prev. close $73.12 52-week low $27.93
Day low $72.17 Volume 673,400
Day high $73.31 Avg. volume 282,778
50-day MA $69.10 Dividend yield 0.66%
200-day MA $61.35 Market Cap 3.98B

Korn Ferry (KFY) Company Bio

Korn/Ferry International provides talent management solutions that help clients to design strategies and in the execution of building and attracting their talent worldwide. It operates through three segments: Executive Recruitment, Leadership & Talent Consulting (LTC), and Futurestep. The company was founded in 1969 and is based in Los Angeles, California.

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Latest KFY News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Korn Ferry that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate KFY as an investment opportunity.

Simon Mayo Joins Korn Ferry as Senior Client Partner

NEW YORK, September 16, 2021--Korn Ferry (NYSE: KFY) today announced that Simon Mayo has joined the firm as senior client partner in the Global Technology Officers practice. He is based in New York.

Yahoo | September 16, 2021

Korn Ferry (KFY): Strong Industry, Solid Earnings Estimate Revisions

Korn Ferry (KFY) has seen solid earnings estimate revision activity over the past month, and belongs to a strong industry as well.

Yahoo | September 15, 2021

Here's Why "Trend" Investors Would Love Betting on Korn/Ferry (KFY)

Korn/Ferry (KFY) made it through our "Recent Price Strength" screen and could be a great choice for investors looking to make a profit from stocks that are currently on the move.

Yahoo | September 14, 2021

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Yahoo | September 13, 2021

Korn/Ferry (KFY) is a Great Momentum Stock: Should You Buy?

Does Korn/Ferry (KFY) have what it takes to be a top stock pick for momentum investors? Let's find out.

Yahoo | September 13, 2021

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KFY Price Returns

1-mo 8.49%
3-mo 12.22%
6-mo 21.05%
1-year 148.51%
3-year 51.72%
5-year 268.88%
YTD 68.27%
2020 4.01%
2019 8.28%
2018 -3.69%
2017 42.17%
2016 -9.86%

KFY Dividends

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Continue Researching KFY

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