Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (BAH) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (BAH), hence the stock is down -5.09% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -1.26% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -4.73% and the stock has fallen -1.29% in the past 1 week.
Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation is up 2.15% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -1.85%. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.01% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 0.07%.
Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (NYSE:BAH): The stock opened at $29.81 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $29.87 for the day. The stock traded down to $29.66 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $29.81 with a loss of -0.53% for the day. The stock had closed at $29.97 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 525,045 shares.
Also, Jefferies maintains its view on Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (NYSE:BAH) according to the research report released by the firm to its investors. The shares have now been rated Buy by the stock experts at the ratings house. Jefferies raises the price target from $35 per share to $37 per share on Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation. The rating by the firm was issued on August 1, 2016.
Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation is a management consulting company. The Company provides management consulting, technology and engineering services to the United States Government in the defense, intelligence and civil markets. It also provides management and technology consulting services to major corporations, institutions, not-for-profit organizations and international clients. Its client base includes the cabinet-level departments of the United States Government, clients in selected commercial markets and international clients. Major government clients include the Department of Defense, all branches of the United States military, the United States Intelligence Community and civil agencies such as the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Health and Human Services and the Department of the Treasury. In the commercial sector, the Company serves the United States clients primarily in the financial services, healthcare, energy, retail and automotive markets.