Equities research analysts expect Amn Healthcare Services Inc (NYSE:AMN) to report earnings of $0.79 per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Four analysts have made estimates for Amn Healthcare Services’ earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.78 and the highest estimate coming in at $0.80. Amn Healthcare Services posted earnings per share of $0.63 during the same quarter last year, which indicates a positive year-over-year growth rate of 25.4%. The business is expected to issue its next quarterly earnings results after the market closes on Thursday, May 3rd.
On average, analysts expect that Amn Healthcare Services will report full-year earnings of $3.40 per share for the current year, with EPS estimates ranging from $3.34 to $3.50. For the next financial year, analysts expect that the company will report earnings of $3.80 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $3.72 to $3.95. Zacks Investment Research’s earnings per share calculations are an average based on a survey of sell-side analysts that that provide coverage for Amn Healthcare Services.
Amn Healthcare Services (NYSE:AMN) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February 15th. The company reported $0.63 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $0.63. The business 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 company’s quarterly revenue was up 4.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.62 earnings per share.
Shares of NYSE AMN opened at $67.00 on Wednesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.57, a current ratio of 1.79 and a quick ratio of 1.79. The stock has a market capitalization of $3,183.58, a price-to-earnings ratio of 26.09, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.51 and a beta of 0.42. Amn Healthcare Services has a fifty-two week low of $34.71 and a fifty-two week high of $67.55.
In related news, CFO Brian M. Scott sold 3,634 shares of Amn Healthcare Services stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, February 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $55.03, for a total transaction of $199,979.02. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief financial officer now directly owns 78,062 shares in the company, valued at $4,295,751.86. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Also, insider Ralph Henderson sold 8,219 shares of Amn Healthcare Services stock in a transaction that occurred 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 transaction, the insider now 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 quarter, insiders have sold 36,616 shares of company stock valued at $2,002,501. 2.18% of the stock is owned by company insiders.
Hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. BlackRock Inc. raised its position in 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 acquiring an additional 174,113 shares in the last quarter. Legal & General Group Plc raised its position in Amn Healthcare Services by 8.3% during the third quarter. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 98,523 shares of the company’s stock valued at $4,498,000 after acquiring an additional 7,541 shares in the last quarter. Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC raised 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 valued at $37,614,000 after acquiring an additional 26,252 shares in the last quarter. Swiss National Bank raised its position in Amn Healthcare Services by 3.2% during the fourth quarter. Swiss National Bank now owns 81,700 shares of the company’s stock valued at $4,024,000 after acquiring an additional 2,500 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Alliancebernstein L.P. raised its position in Amn Healthcare Services by 52.1% during the fourth quarter. Alliancebernstein L.P. now owns 112,302 shares of the company’s stock valued at $5,531,000 after acquiring an additional 38,460 shares in the last quarter.
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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