AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE:AMN)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by equities researchers at KeyCorp in a report released on Thursday. They presently have a $56.00 target price on the stock. KeyCorp’s price objective points to a potential upside of 14.05% from the company’s previous close.
AMN has been the topic of several other reports. Zacks Investment Research raised AMN Healthcare Services from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $51.00 price objective on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, October 3rd. ValuEngine cut AMN Healthcare Services from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, September 1st. BMO Capital Markets reissued a “buy” rating and set a $48.00 price objective (up from $47.00) on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a research note on Sunday, November 12th. Robert W. Baird boosted their price objective on AMN Healthcare Services from $41.00 to $43.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research note on Friday, November 3rd. Finally, Benchmark reissued a “buy” rating and set a $52.00 price objective (up from $47.00) on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a research note on Wednesday, October 25th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $49.13.
Shares of AMN Healthcare Services (AMN) traded down $0.20 during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $49.10. The stock had a trading volume of 318,500 shares, compared to its average volume of 561,204. AMN Healthcare Services has a 1 year low of $33.61 and a 1 year high of $51.75. The company has a quick ratio of 1.81, a current ratio of 1.81 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.60. The company has a market capitalization of $2,355.18, a PE ratio of 19.33 and a beta of 0.47.
In other AMN Healthcare Services news, Director Andrew M. Stern sold 10,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of $42.89, for a total transaction of $428,900.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 6,668 shares in the company, valued at $285,990.52. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Also, insider Susan R. Salka sold 74,456 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, November 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $41.86, for a total value of $3,116,728.16. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 256,561 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $10,739,643.46. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 139,134 shares of company stock valued at $6,235,707 in the last 90 days. Company insiders own 2.49% of the company’s stock.
Several large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the business. Acrospire Investment Management LLC lifted its holdings in AMN Healthcare Services by 13.3% during the second quarter. Acrospire Investment Management LLC now owns 2,562 shares of the company’s stock worth $100,000 after buying an additional 300 shares during the period. Bank of Montreal Can acquired a new position in shares of AMN Healthcare Services during the second quarter worth $105,000. Riverhead Capital Management LLC increased its position in shares of AMN Healthcare Services by 85.2% during the second quarter. Riverhead Capital Management LLC now owns 2,963 shares of the company’s stock worth $116,000 after purchasing an additional 1,363 shares in the last quarter. Creative Planning acquired a new position in shares of AMN Healthcare Services during the second quarter worth $155,000. Finally, Jaffetilchin Investment Partners LLC acquired a new position in shares of AMN Healthcare Services during the third quarter worth $217,000.
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.
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