Headlines about AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE:AMN) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. AMN Healthcare Services earned a news sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the company an impact score of 46.4619342437835 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.
AMN Healthcare Services stock traded down $0.50 on Monday, reaching $59.25. The company had a trading volume of 18,307 shares, compared to its average volume of 464,722. AMN Healthcare Services has a one year low of $34.71 and a one year high of $60.10. The company has a current ratio of 1.79, a quick ratio of 1.79 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.57. The stock has a market cap of $2,847.59, a PE ratio of 22.21 and a beta of 0.47.
AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE:AMN) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, February 15th. The company reported $0.63 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.63. The business had revenue of $509.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $501.64 million. AMN Healthcare Services had a return on equity of 24.26% and a net margin of 6.67%. AMN Healthcare Services’s revenue was up 4.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.62 EPS. sell-side analysts anticipate that AMN Healthcare Services will post 3.25 EPS for the current fiscal year.
In other AMN Healthcare Services news, insider Susan R. Salka sold 95,219 shares of AMN Healthcare Services stock in a transaction on Friday, January 12th. The stock was sold at an average price of $49.35, for a total transaction of $4,699,057.65. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 222,168 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $10,963,990.80. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Also, insider Ralph Henderson sold 8,219 shares of AMN Healthcare Services stock in a transaction on Thursday, January 25th. The shares were sold at an average price of $52.00, for a total value of $427,388.00. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 30,052 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,562,704. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last ninety days, insiders have sold 131,835 shares of company stock valued at $6,701,558. 2.18% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.
About AMN Healthcare Services
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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