AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (NYSE:AMN) – Equities research analysts at William Blair raised their Q1 2018 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for AMN Healthcare Services in a research note issued to investors on Thursday, according to Zacks Investment Research. William Blair analyst T. Mchugh now expects that the company will post earnings of $0.79 per share for the quarter, up from their previous forecast of $0.68. William Blair also issued estimates for AMN Healthcare Services’ Q3 2018 earnings at $0.80 EPS, Q4 2018 earnings at $0.84 EPS, Q1 2019 earnings at $0.86 EPS, Q2 2019 earnings at $0.84 EPS, Q3 2019 earnings at $0.88 EPS and Q4 2019 earnings at $0.92 EPS.
AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE:AMN) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, February 15th. The company reported $0.63 EPS for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $0.63. AMN Healthcare Services had a return on equity of 24.26% and a net margin of 6.67%. The business had revenue of $509.10 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $501.64 million. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.62 EPS. The company’s revenue was up 4.3% compared to the same quarter last year.
Shares of AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE AMN) traded up $0.25 on Monday, reaching $59.45. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 316,167 shares, compared to its average volume of 525,821. The company has a current ratio of 1.79, a quick ratio of 1.79 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.57. AMN Healthcare Services has a 1-year low of $34.71 and a 1-year high of $60.10. The stock has a market cap of $2,830.00, a P/E ratio of 24.77 and a beta of 0.47.
In related news, insider Ralph Henderson sold 10,178 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, February 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $56.20, for a total value of $572,003.60. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 37,574 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $2,111,658.80. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website. Also, insider Susan R. Salka sold 95,219 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, January 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $49.35, for a total value of $4,699,057.65. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 222,168 shares in the company, valued at $10,963,990.80. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last ninety days, insiders sold 131,835 shares of company stock worth $6,701,558. 2.18% of the stock is owned by insiders.
A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of AMN. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. bought a new stake in AMN Healthcare Services during the fourth quarter valued at about $206,000. Creative Planning bought a new stake in AMN Healthcare Services during the fourth quarter valued at about $209,000. M&T Bank Corp bought a new stake in AMN Healthcare Services during the fourth quarter valued at about $210,000. Shelton Capital Management bought a new stake in AMN Healthcare Services during the fourth quarter valued at about $212,000. Finally, Jaffetilchin Investment Partners LLC bought a new stake in AMN Healthcare Services during the third quarter valued at about $217,000.
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AMN Healthcare Services Company Profile
AMN Healthcare Services, Inc provides healthcare workforce solutions and staffing services at acute and sub-acute care hospitals and other healthcare facilities throughout the United States. The Company’s segments include nurse and allied solutions, locum tenens solutions and other workforce solutions.
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