Amn Healthcare Services (AMN) Hits New 52-Week High and Low at $68.05

Amn Healthcare Services Inc (NYSE:AMN) shares reached a new 52-week high and low on Tuesday . The company traded as low as $68.05 and last traded at $66.60, with a volume of 148359 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $67.30.

AMN has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Amn Healthcare Services from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Sunday, December 31st. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Amn Healthcare Services from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, January 2nd. Benchmark reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $60.00 price target (up previously from $52.00) on shares of Amn Healthcare Services in a research note on Monday, January 8th. BMO Capital Markets reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $54.00 price target on shares of Amn Healthcare Services in a research note on Monday, January 22nd. Finally, Jefferies Group initiated coverage on shares of Amn Healthcare Services in a research note on Thursday, February 1st. They issued a “buy” rating and a $66.00 price target for the company. Eleven equities research analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, The stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $64.20.

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The company has a market cap of $3,193.11, a P/E ratio of 26.29, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.52 and a beta of 0.41. 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 (NYSE:AMN) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February 15th. The company reported $0.63 EPS for the quarter, meeting analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.63. The firm had revenue of $509.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $501.64 million. Amn Healthcare Services had a net margin of 6.67% and a return on equity of 24.26%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 4.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.62 earnings per share. equities research analysts expect that Amn Healthcare Services Inc will post 3.4 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

In other news, CFO Brian M. Scott sold 3,634 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, February 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $55.03, for a total transaction of $199,979.02. Following the completion of the sale, the chief financial officer now owns 78,062 shares in the company, valued at approximately $4,295,751.86. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Also, insider Ralph Henderson sold 8,219 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, January 25th. The stock was sold at an average price of $52.00, for a total transaction of $427,388.00. Following the sale, the insider now owns 30,052 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,562,704. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last 90 days, insiders have sold 36,616 shares of company stock valued at $2,002,501. 2.18% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of AMN. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Amn Healthcare Services by 12.2% during the 3rd quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 248,510 shares of the company’s stock worth $11,357,000 after buying an additional 27,031 shares during the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its position in Amn Healthcare Services by 1.4% during the third quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 1,728,269 shares of the company’s stock worth $78,981,000 after acquiring an additional 23,613 shares during the period. California Public Employees Retirement System increased its position in Amn Healthcare Services by 46.1% during the third quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 22,347 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,021,000 after acquiring an additional 7,047 shares during the period. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio increased its position in Amn Healthcare Services by 14.1% during the third quarter. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio now owns 94,137 shares of the company’s stock worth $4,302,000 after acquiring an additional 11,653 shares during the period. Finally, Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC increased its position in Amn Healthcare Services by 3.6% during the fourth quarter. Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC now owns 757,574 shares of the company’s stock worth $37,614,000 after acquiring an additional 26,252 shares during the period.

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Amn Healthcare Services Company Profile

AMN Healthcare Services, Inc provides healthcare workforce solutions and staffing services 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; rapid response 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 from a few days up to one year under the Staff Care and Locum Leaders brands.

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