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forrester research inc (FORR) Snapshot

Open
$35.06
Previous Close
$34.93
Day High
$35.18
Day Low
$34.58
52 Week High
10/23/13 - $41.36
52 Week Low
09/6/13 - $32.15
Market Cap
665.5M
Average Volume 10 Days
45.2K
EPS TTM
$0.71
Shares Outstanding
19.0M
EX-Date
03/3/14
P/E TM
49.1x
Dividend
$0.64
Dividend Yield
1.74%
Current Stock Chart for FORRESTER RESEARCH INC (FORR)

forrester research inc (FORR) Details

Forrester Research, Inc., an independent research company, provides pragmatic and forward-thinking advice to business and technology customers. The company operates through Business Technology; Marketing and Strategy; and Events segments. It offers products and services for specific roles, including senior management in business strategy, marketing, and information technology. The company’s primary syndicated research product is RoleView, which offers clients with access to its syndicated research designed to inform their strategic decision-making. The RoleView research offerings consist of library of cross-linked documents that interconnect the company’s reports, data, product rankings, best practices, evaluation tools, and research archives, which are provided through role-based Websites. It also offers Forrester Leadership Boards that are peer groups for executives and other senior leaders at large organizations. In addition, the company provides data products and services, which comprise Consumer Technographics that offers insights into how technology impacts the way consumers select, purchase, use, and communicate about products and services; and Business Technographics, which provides assessments of what motivates businesses to choose certain technologies and vendors, as well as measures and reports on the current information consumption patterns of key influencers for large technology purchases. Further, it offers consulting services to assist clients in developing executing technology and business strategy, informing critical decisions, and reducing business risk, as well as hosts multiple events. The company sells its products and services through direct sales force in North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia, as well as through independent sales representatives in select international locations. Forrester Research, Inc. was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

1,288 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/13/14
Founded in 1983

forrester research inc (FORR) Top Compensated Officers

Founder, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executi...
Total Annual Compensation: $367.5K
Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Total Annual Compensation: $361.1K
Chief Product Officer and Chief EMEA Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $315.0K
Chief Business Technology Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $315.0K
Chief Legal Officer and Secretary
Total Annual Compensation: $352.4K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

forrester research inc (FORR) Key Developments

Forrester Research Inc. Presents at Demandware XChange Conference, Apr-09-2014

Forrester Research Inc. Presents at Demandware XChange Conference, Apr-09-2014 . Venue: Fontainebleau Miami Beach, Miami, FL, United States. Speakers: Harley Manning, Vice President and Research Director.

Forrester Research Inc. Presents at 16th Annual Credit Suisse Global Services Conference, Mar-10-2014 11:00 AM

Forrester Research Inc. Presents at 16th Annual Credit Suisse Global Services Conference, Mar-10-2014 11:00 AM. Venue: The Phoenician, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States. Speakers: Michael A. Doyle, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer.

Forrester Research Inc. Increase Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend, Payable on March 19, 2014; Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year Ended December 31, 2013; Provides Earnings Guidance for the First Quarter and Full Year of 2014

Forrester Research Inc. announced that its board of directors has authorized a 7% increase to its regular quarterly cash dividend from $0.15 per share to $0.16 per share. The next dividend of $0.16 per share is payable on March 19, 2014, to shareholders of record on March 5, 2014. The company announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2013. For the quarter, the company's total revenues were $77,521,000 compared with $75,161,000 for the fourth quarter of last year. Income from operations was $4,464,000 compared with $7,945,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $2,147,000 compared with $7,545,000 a year ago. Net income was $1,983,000, or $0.10 per diluted share compared with $4,543,000, or $0.20 per diluted share, for the same period last year. On a pro forma basis, net income was $3,977,000, or $0.20 per diluted share compared with pro forma net income of $6,740,000, or $0.30 per diluted share, for the same period last year. Pro forma income from operations was $6,487,000 compared with $10,646,000 year ago. Pro forma income before income taxes was $6,519,000 compared with $11,050,000 a year ago. Capital spending for the fourth quarter of 2013 was $1.1 million compared to about $300,000 during the fourth quarter of 2012. For the year, the company's total revenues were $297,650,000 compared with $293,031,000 for the fourth quarter of last year. Income from operations was $21,833,000 compared with $30,760,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $19,992,000 compared with $32,154,000 a year ago. Net income was $12,772,000, or $0.60 per diluted share compared with $25,961,000, or $1.13 per diluted share, for the same period last year. On a pro forma basis, net income was $19,893,000, or $0.93 per diluted share compared with pro forma net income of $25,554,000, or $1.11 per diluted share, for the same period last year. Pro forma income from operations was $32,019,000 compared with $40,592,000 year ago. Pro forma income before income taxes was $32,611,000 compared with $41,892,000 a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $30,713,000 compared with $53,147,000 year ago. Purchases of property and equipment were $3,127,000 compared with $5,103,000 year ago. For the first quarter of 2014, the company expects total revenues of approximately $70.5 million to $73.5 million, an effective tax rate of 38%, diluted earnings per share of approximately $0.05 to $0.09. The company also expects pro forma effective tax rate of 38% and pro forma diluted earnings per share of approximately $0.12 to $0.16. The company expects amortization of intangible assets to be approximately $0.5 million for the first quarter of 2014. For the full-year 2014, the company expects total revenues of approximately $304.0 million to $312.0 million, an effective tax rate of 38%, diluted earnings per share of approximately $0.62 to $0.69. The company also expects pro forma effective tax rate of 38% and pro forma diluted earnings per share of approximately $0.93 to $1.00. The company expects amortization of intangible assets to be approximately $2.2 million for the full year 2014.

 

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