Robert Half Receives a Rating Update from a Top Analyst

By Jason Carr

BMO Capital analyst Jeffrey Silber reiterated a Hold rating on Robert Half (NYSE: RHI) today and set a price target of $49. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $48.90, close to its 52-week high of $51.76.

According to TipRanks.com, Silber is a top 100 analyst with an average return of 20.7% and a 73.5% success rate. Silber covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as AMN Healthcare Services Inc, Apollo Education Group Inc, and American Public Education.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Robert Half is Moderate Buy and the average price target is $50.75, representing a 3.8% upside.

In a report issued on October 11, SunTrust Robinson also downgraded the stock to Hold with a $52 price target.

The company has a one-year high of $51.76 and a one-year low of $34.42. Currently, Robert Half has an average volume of 922K.

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Robert Half International, Inc. engages in the provision of specialized and risk consulting services. The firm’s divisions include Accountemps, Robert Half Finance & Accounting, OfficeTeam, Robert Half Technology, Robert Half Management Resources, Robert Half Legal, the Creative Group, and Protiviti.