Jefferies Believes BAH Still Has Room to Grow

By Ryan Adsit

In a report issued on November 4, Jason Kupferberg from Jefferies maintained a Buy rating on Booz Allen (NYSE: BAH), with a price target of $37. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $32.06, close to its 52-week high of $32.29.

According to TipRanks.com, Kupferberg is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 8.9% and a 68.4% success rate. Kupferberg covers the Technology sector, focusing on stocks such as Automatic Data Processing, Fidelity National Info, and Science Applications.

Booz Allen has an analyst consensus of Strong Buy, with a price target consensus of $36.50.

Booz Allen’s market cap is currently $4.78B and has a P/E ratio of 15.95. The company has a book value ratio of 9.2561.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 24 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is negative on the stock. Most recently, in May 2016, Kevin L. Cook, the EVP & CFO of BAH sold 31,992 shares for a total of $932,887.

Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp. is engages in the provision of management and technology consulting services. It also develops the scope and scale of its capabilities in engineering services. Its services include cyber solutions, enterprise effectiveness and efficiency, re-imagining infrastructure, and cloud based services. The company was founded by Edwin Booz in 1914 and is headquartered in McLean, VA.