H & R Block Inc (HRB) : Jensen Investment Management Inc added new position in H & R Block Inc during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 20,230 shares of H & R Block Inc which is valued at $487,948 , the company said in a statement filed on Jul 26, 2016 with the SEC.H & R Block Inc makes up approximately 0.01% of Jensen Investment Management Inc’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Checchi Capital Advisers boosted its stake in HRB in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 199 additional shares and now holds a total of 2,736 shares of H & R Block Inc which is valued at $65,418. H & R Block Inc makes up approx 0.02% of Checchi Capital Advisers’s portfolio.Capstone Asset Management Co reduced its stake in HRB by selling 555 shares or 2.47% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 21,890 shares of HRB which is valued at $517,699. H & R Block Inc makes up approx 0.02% of Capstone Asset Management Co’s portfolio.British Columbia Investment Management Corp reduced its stake in HRB by selling 49,090 shares or 56.47% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 37,834 shares of HRB which is valued at $892,504. H & R Block Inc makes up approx 0.01% of British Columbia Investment Management Corp’s portfolio.Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa reduced its stake in HRB by selling 6,207 shares or 2.07% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 293,176 shares of HRB which is valued at $6,916,022. H & R Block Inc makes up approx 0.03% of Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa’s portfolio.
H & R Block Inc closed down -0.26 points or -1.08% at $23.79 with 14,99,513 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $23.96, the shares hit an intraday low of $23.74 and an intraday high of $23.98 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, H & R Block Inc reported $3.16 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.01 based on the information available during the earnings call on Jun 9, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $3.17. The company had revenue of $2297.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2282.50 million. The company’s revenue was down -.2 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $2.73 EPS.
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.