H & R Block Inc (NYSE:HRB) had declared a cash dividend of $0.2200 on Jun 9, 2016. The shares will quote ex-dividend on Jun 16, 2016 and the record date has been fixed for Jun 20, 2016. On Jun 9, 2016 share price, the yield comes out to be 4.0854%. The dividend payable date has been fixed on Jul 1, 2016.
In a different note, Sterne Agee CRT said it Initiates Coverage on H & R Block Inc, according to a research note issued on May 3, 2016. The shares have been rated ‘Neutral’ by the firm. On Apr 27, 2016, Oppenheimer said it Downgrades its rating on H & R Block Inc. The shares have been rated ‘Perform’ by the firm. On Apr 26, 2016, Credit Suisse said it Maintains its rating on H & R Block Inc. In the research note, the firm Lowers the price-target to $27.00 per share. The shares have been rated ‘Neutral’ by the firm. Sterne Agee CRT said it Initiates Coverage on H & R Block Inc, according to a research note issued on Mar 22, 2016. The shares have been rated ‘Neutral’ by the firm.
H & R Block Inc (HRB) shares turned negative on Wednesdays trading session with the shares closing down -0.11 points or -0.46% at a volume of 50,58,591. The pessimistic mood was evident in the company shares which never went considerably beyond the level of $24.06. The peak price level was also seen at $24.06 while the days lowest was $23.65. Finally the shares closed at $23.68. The 52-week high of the shares is $37.53 while the 52-week low is $19.18. According to the latest information available, the market cap of the company is $5,314 M.
H & R Block Inc(HRB) last announced its earnings results on Jun 9, 2016 for Fiscal Year 2016 and Q4.Company reported revenue of $2.30B. Analysts had an estimated revenue of $2.29B. Earnings per share were $3.16. Analysts had estimated an EPS of $3.19.
Several Insider Transactions has been reported to the SEC. On Dec 31, 2015, Gregory J Macfarlane (Chief Financial Officer) sold 265,778 shares at $33.51 per share price.Also, On Dec 18, 2015, Jeffrey Brown (Chief Accounting and Risk Offi) sold 50,000 shares at $33.30 per share price.On Dec 14, 2015, Jason Houseworth (President, US Tax Product Str) sold 63,375 shares at $32.81 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
H&R Block Inc. (H&R Block) is a holding company. The Company through its subsidiaries provides tax preparation and other services. The Company provides assisted income tax return preparation digital do-it-yourself (DIY) tax solutions and other services and products related to income tax return preparation to the general public primarily in the United States and its territories Canada and Australia. The Company offers a range of online tax services from tax advice to complete professional and DIY tax return preparation and electronic filing through its Website at www.hrblock.com. Services available at this Website allow clients to prepare their federal and state income tax returns using online tax program access tax tips advice and tax-related news and use calculators for tax planning. The Company develops and markets DIY desktop income tax preparation software. It develops and offers applications for mobile devices which provide tax and related services to clients.