Standard Life Aberdeen plc Sells 71,741 Shares of AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (AMN)

Standard Life Aberdeen plc cut its stake in shares of AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (NYSE:AMN) by 6.7% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 993,010 shares of the company’s stock after selling 71,741 shares during the quarter. Standard Life Aberdeen plc owned approximately 2.08% of AMN Healthcare Services worth $48,931,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. BlackRock Inc. grew its holdings in shares of AMN Healthcare Services by 3.0% during the fourth quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 5,934,876 shares of the company’s stock valued at $292,292,000 after purchasing an additional 174,113 shares during the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its position in shares of 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 buying an additional 23,613 shares during the period. Bank of New York Mellon Corp boosted its position in shares of AMN Healthcare Services by 1.3% during the third quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 1,362,806 shares of the company’s stock worth $62,281,000 after buying an additional 17,777 shares during the period. State Street Corp boosted its position in shares of AMN Healthcare Services by 4.8% during the second quarter. State Street Corp now owns 1,237,418 shares of the company’s stock worth $48,321,000 after buying an additional 56,269 shares during the period. Finally, Victory Capital Management Inc. boosted its position in shares of AMN Healthcare Services by 29.2% during the fourth quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 1,021,463 shares of the company’s stock worth $50,307,000 after buying an additional 231,101 shares during the period.

Several brokerages have recently issued reports on AMN. BMO Capital Markets boosted their price objective on AMN Healthcare Services to $59.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research report on Friday, February 16th. KeyCorp reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $56.00 price objective on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a research report on Thursday, December 7th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded AMN Healthcare Services from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $63.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Wednesday. Lake Street Capital reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $61.00 price objective (up from $50.00) on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a research report on Friday, February 16th. Finally, ValuEngine upgraded AMN Healthcare Services from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, February 2nd. Eleven analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $57.60.

Shares of AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (NYSE AMN) opened at $56.40 on Friday. The firm has a market capitalization of $2,697.46, a P/E ratio of 20.97 and a beta of 0.51. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.57, a current ratio of 1.79 and a quick ratio of 1.81. AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. has a 52-week low of $34.71 and a 52-week high of $58.40.

AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE:AMN) last released its earnings results on Thursday, February 15th. The company reported $0.63 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.63. The firm had revenue of $509.10 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $501.64 million. AMN Healthcare Services had a return on equity of 24.26% and a net margin of 6.67%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 4.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.62 earnings per share. equities analysts predict that AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. will post 3.25 EPS for the current fiscal year.

In other AMN Healthcare Services news, CFO Brian M. Scott sold 3,634 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, February 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $55.03, for a total value of $199,979.02. Following the completion of the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 78,062 shares in the company, valued at $4,295,751.86. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, insider Ralph Henderson sold 15,272 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, November 29th. The stock was sold at an average price of $49.00, for a total value of $748,328.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 16,500 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $808,500. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold 183,400 shares of company stock valued at $9,264,484 over the last 90 days. 2.49% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

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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.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE:AMN)

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