Featured Stock to See: H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE:HRB)


H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE:HRB) currently has a “Hold” signals on Composite indicators by TrendSpotter. While the Short-Term Technical Indicators for the stock on 7-Day Average Directional Indicator shows “Sell” signal. 10 – 8 Day Moving Average Hilo Channel shows “Sell” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Sell” Signal.

H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE:HRB) lost -17.94 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $24.29. The stock traded with the average Volume of 2.57 Million at the end of last session.

The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $-1.16/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $-1.29/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $0.13/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of 10.1 Percent.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 2 analysts rated H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE:HRB) as Buy, 0 analysts given Outperform signal, 2 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -13.95% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -11.37% and -8.39% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 11.1%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at -72.9%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 35.4%.

H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE:HRB) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 2.80% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 1.84% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, H&R Block, Inc. currently has a Weekly performance of -15.75%, monthly performance percentage is -12.31 percent, Quarterly performance is -8.75 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of -11.67% and Yearly Performance is -10 percent.

Company Profile:

H&R Block is the world’s largest income tax filing company. It offers income tax return filing services for salaried individuals via three distinct methods – Free Online self e-filing, assisted tax e-filing and In-person tax e-filing. It also develops and markets DIY income tax preparation software; and provides DIY tax services, including preparation of federal and state income tax returns, review of tax returns by a tax professional, access to tax tips, advice and tax-related news, use of calculators for tax planning, and error checking and electronic filing. In addition, the company develops and offers applications for mobile devices, which offer tax return preparation solutions and related services and products to clients. Further, it provides refund transfers, H&R Block Emerald Advance lines of credit, H&R Block Emerald Prepaid MasterCard, Peace of Mind Extended Service Plan, Tax Identity Shield, refund advance loans, and an Instant Cash Back refund option.