AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (NYSE:AMN) Director Martha H. Marsh sold 12,001 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, June 7th. The stock was sold at an average price of $51.41, for a total transaction of $616,971.41. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 44,358 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $2,280,444.78. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website.
AMN Healthcare Services stock opened at $52.25 on Tuesday. AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. has a 1-year low of $45.04 and a 1-year high of $65.81. The firm has a market capitalization of $2.40 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 15.94, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.44 and a beta of 0.85. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.88, a quick ratio of 1.47 and a current ratio of 1.47.
AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE:AMN) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May 2nd. The company reported $0.75 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.69 by $0.06. AMN Healthcare Services had a net margin of 6.21% and a return on equity of 24.75%. The firm had revenue of $532.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $525.24 million. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.81 earnings per share. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 1.9% compared to the same quarter last year. Equities research analysts predict that AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. will post 2.86 EPS for the current year.
A number of equities research analysts have commented on AMN shares. ValuEngine cut shares of AMN Healthcare Services from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, March 19th. Sidoti set a $73.00 price target on shares of AMN Healthcare Services and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, February 15th. Benchmark set a $66.00 price target on shares of AMN Healthcare Services and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, March 28th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research cut shares of AMN Healthcare Services from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Monday, February 18th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $65.88.
AMN Healthcare Services Company Profile
AMN Healthcare Services, Inc provides healthcare workforce solutions and staffing services to healthcare facilities in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Nurse and Allied Solutions, Locum Tenens Solutions, and Other Workforce Solutions. The company offers travel nurse staffing under the American Mobile, Onward Healthcare, Nurses Rx, and O'Grady-Peyton brands; nurse staffing and labor disruption services, a shorter-term staffing solution under the NurseChoice brand; local, or per diem, staffing for daily shift work or on as-needed basis under the Nursefinders brand; and locum tenens staffing for specialties, clinicians, and dentists on an independent contractor basis on temporary assignments under the Staff Care and Locum Leaders brands.
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