AMN Healthcare Services Inc (NYSE:AMN) CFO Brian M. Scott sold 20,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, November 29th. The stock was sold at an average price of $50.19, for a total value of $1,003,800.00. Following the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 56,916 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $2,856,614.04. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website.

AMN Healthcare Services Inc (AMN) traded down $0.60 on Friday, hitting $49.60. The stock had a trading volume of 387,845 shares, compared to its average volume of 559,572. 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 firm has a market cap of $2,380.00, a PE ratio of 19.69 and a beta of 0.41. AMN Healthcare Services Inc has a 1-year low of $33.05 and a 1-year high of $51.75.

AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE:AMN) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. The company reported $0.63 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.03. The business had revenue of $494.41 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $493.89 million. AMN Healthcare Services had a return on equity of 25.55% and a net margin of 5.99%. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 4.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.62 EPS. sell-side analysts expect that AMN Healthcare Services Inc will post 2.56 EPS for the current fiscal year.

A number of analysts have weighed in on the company. KeyCorp assumed coverage on AMN Healthcare Services in a research report on Friday, November 17th. They set an “overweight” rating and a $50.00 price objective for the company. BMO Capital Markets reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $48.00 price objective (up from $47.00) on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a research report on Sunday, November 12th. Credit Suisse Group assumed coverage on AMN Healthcare Services in a research report on Tuesday, November 7th. They set an “outperform” rating and a $48.00 price objective for the company. Robert W. Baird increased their price objective on AMN Healthcare Services from $41.00 to $43.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research report on Friday, November 3rd. Finally, Benchmark reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $52.00 price objective (up from $47.00) on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a research report on Wednesday, October 25th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $47.44.

Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Acrospire Investment Management LLC lifted its holdings in shares of AMN Healthcare Services by 13.3% in the 2nd quarter. Acrospire Investment Management LLC now owns 2,562 shares of the company’s stock valued at $100,000 after buying an additional 300 shares during the period. Bank of Montreal Can acquired a new stake in shares of AMN Healthcare Services in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $105,000. Riverhead Capital Management LLC lifted its holdings in shares of AMN Healthcare Services by 85.2% in the 2nd quarter. Riverhead Capital Management LLC now owns 2,963 shares of the company’s stock valued at $116,000 after buying an additional 1,363 shares during the period. Creative Planning acquired a new stake in shares of AMN Healthcare Services in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $155,000. Finally, Jaffetilchin Investment Partners LLC acquired a new stake in shares of AMN Healthcare Services in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $217,000.

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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.

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