News stories about AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE:AMN) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, 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 gave news stories about the company an impact score of 46.5772361153687 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE:AMN) opened at $59.20 on Wednesday. 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 52 week low of $34.71 and a 52 week high of $60.10. The company has a market cap of $2,849.97, a price-to-earnings ratio of 22.01 and a beta of 0.47.
AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE:AMN) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February 15th. The company reported $0.63 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.63. AMN Healthcare Services had a net margin of 6.67% and a return on equity of 24.26%. The company 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 firm posted $0.62 EPS. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 4.3% on a year-over-year basis. equities research analysts predict that AMN Healthcare Services will post 3.25 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
In other AMN Healthcare Services news, 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 transaction of $4,699,057.65. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 222,168 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $10,963,990.80. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. Also, insider Ralph Henderson sold 10,178 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, February 20th. The shares were sold at an average price of $56.20, for a total transaction of $572,003.60. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 37,574 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,111,658.80. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last ninety days, insiders sold 131,835 shares of company stock worth $6,701,558. Corporate insiders own 2.18% of the company’s stock.
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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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