Last $46.66 USD
Change Today +0.42 / 0.91%
Volume 187.0K
ABCO On Other Exchanges
Symbol
Exchange
NASDAQ GS
Berlin
As of 2:16 PM 09/30/14 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

advisory board co/the (ABCO) Snapshot

Open
$46.19
Previous Close
$46.24
Day High
$46.78
Day Low
$45.69
52 Week High
10/30/13 - $70.55
52 Week Low
09/25/14 - $43.00
Market Cap
1.7B
Average Volume 10 Days
441.8K
EPS TTM
$0.40
Shares Outstanding
36.3M
EX-Date
--
P/E TM
116.9x
Dividend
--
Dividend Yield
--
Current Stock Chart for ADVISORY BOARD CO/THE (ABCO)

advisory board co/the (ABCO) Related Businessweek News

No Related Businessweek News Found

advisory board co/the (ABCO) Details

The Advisory Board Company provides best practices research and analysis, business intelligence and performance technology software, and consulting and management services to the health care and education industries in the United States and internationally. Its best practices research and insight programs include access to studies, executive education, proprietary databases and online services, executive briefings, and other services. The company’s best practices research and insight memberships serve as the foundation of intellectual property across various programs and are focused on understanding industry dynamics, identifying best-demonstrated management practices, critiquing widely-followed but ineffective practices, and analyzing emerging trends within the health care and education industries. Its performance technologies software tools allow members to increase revenue, reduce cost, and enhance quality by pairing their own operational data with the best practices insights from its research; and consulting and management services provides strategic and operational support to member institutions to achieve key clinical quality and financial performance goals, as well as assist member institutions’ efforts to adopt and implement best practices. The company offers its services through discrete programs to approximately 4,500 organizations, including hospitals, health systems, pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, health care insurers, medical device companies, colleges, universities, and other health care focused organizations and educational institutions. The Advisory Board Company was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Washington, District of Columbia.

2,800 Employees
Last Reported Date: 05/30/14
Founded in 1979

advisory board co/the (ABCO) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $641.7K
President and Director
Total Annual Compensation: $470.8K
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $325.0K
President of Performance Technologies and Con...
Total Annual Compensation: $425.0K
Executive Vice President
Total Annual Compensation: $350.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

advisory board co/the (ABCO) Key Developments

The Advisory Board Company Re-Affirms Revenue Guidance for the Fiscal 2015

The Advisory Board Company re-affirmed revenue guidance for the fiscal 2015. For the period, the company expects revenue of $570 million - $580 million.

The Advisory Board Company - Analyst/Investor Day

To provide an overview of the company's insights and solutions, discuss the value proposition of both healthcare and higher education programs, and offer a view into newly launched programs

The Advisory Board Company Announces Financial Results for the First Quarter Ended June 30, 2014; Reaffirms Earnings Guidance for the Calendar Year 2014

The Advisory Board Company announced financial results for the first quarter ended June 30, 2014. For the quarter, the company’s revenue increased 15% to $141.8 million, from $123.2 million for the quarter ended June 30, 2013. Net loss attributable to common stockholders was $3.2 million, or $0.09 per diluted share, compared to net income attributable to common stockholders of $3.7 million, or $0.10 per diluted share, for the quarter ended June 30, 2013. Adjusted EBITDA was $24.0 million, up from $22.5 million for the quarter ended June 30, 2013. Adjusted net income was $11.0 million, or $0.30 per diluted share, compared to $11.4 million, or $0.31 per diluted share, for the quarter ended June 30, 2013. Operating income was $9.236 million against $10.738 million a year ago. Income before provision for income taxes and equity in loss of unconsolidated entities was $9.946 million against $11.261 million a year ago. Net cash flows provided by operating activities was $2.217 million against net cash flows used in operating activities of $3.604 million a year ago. Purchases of property and equipment were $11.965 million against $10.718 million a year ago. Capitalized external use software development costs were $1.340 million against $0.955 million a year ago. The company reaffirmed its previously announced calendar year 2014 guidance for revenue, adjusted EBITDA, and non-GAAP earnings per diluted share. For calendar year 2014, the company expects revenue to be in a range of approximately $570 million to $580 million, adjusted EBITDA to be in a range of approximately $97 million to $103 million, and non-GAAP earnings per diluted share to be in a range of approximately $1.14 to $1.25. For calendar year 2014, the company expects amortization from acquisition-related intangible assets to be approximately $11 million. For calendar year 2014, the company expects an effective tax rate in a range of approximately 38.5% to 39.5%.

 

Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup
Recently Viewed
ABCO:US $46.66 USD +0.42

ABCO Competitors

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Last Change
Corporate Executive Board Co/The $60.30 USD -0.80
Evertz Technologies Ltd C$16.97 CAD +0.22
Grand Canyon Education Inc $40.95 USD -0.66
Huron Consulting Group Inc $62.00 USD -0.03
MedAssets Inc $20.77 USD -0.44
View Industry Companies
 

Industry Analysis

ABCO

Industry Average

Valuation ABCO Industry Range
Price/Earnings 95.4x
Price/Sales 3.1x
Price/Book 5.2x
Price/Cash Flow 32.9x
TEV/Sales 3.0x
 | 

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Report Data Issue

To contact ADVISORY BOARD CO/THE, please visit www.advisory.com. Company data is provided by Capital IQ. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at bwwebmaster@businessweek.com.