New York State Common Retirement Fund decreased its position in shares of AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (NYSE:AMN) by 11.0% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 87,792 shares of the company’s stock after selling 10,870 shares during the period. New York State Common Retirement Fund owned 0.18% of AMN Healthcare Services worth $4,012,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Acrospire Investment Management LLC lifted its position in shares of AMN Healthcare Services by 13.3% in 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 last quarter. Bank of Montreal Can acquired a new stake in shares of AMN Healthcare Services in the second quarter worth about $105,000. Riverhead Capital Management LLC lifted its position in shares of AMN Healthcare Services by 85.2% in the second quarter. Riverhead Capital Management LLC now owns 2,963 shares of the company’s stock worth $116,000 after buying an additional 1,363 shares during the last quarter. Jaffetilchin Investment Partners LLC acquired a new stake in shares of AMN Healthcare Services in the third quarter worth about $217,000. Finally, SG Americas Securities LLC lifted its position in shares of AMN Healthcare Services by 117.2% in the second quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC now owns 6,277 shares of the company’s stock worth $245,000 after buying an additional 3,387 shares during the last quarter.

In related news, insider Ralph Henderson sold 6,906 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, October 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $46.00, for a total transaction of $317,676.00. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 31,772 shares in the company, valued at $1,461,512. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. Also, insider Susan R. Salka sold 74,456 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated 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 in the company, valued at $10,739,643.46. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 142,927 shares of company stock worth $6,426,230 over the last 90 days. Corporate insiders own 2.49% of the company’s stock.

AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (AMN) opened at $48.80 on Wednesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.60, a current ratio of 1.81 and a quick ratio of 1.81. The company has a market capitalization of $2,340.00, a PE ratio of 20.50 and a beta of 0.47. AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. has a 12 month low of $33.61 and a 12 month high of $51.75.

AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE:AMN) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 2nd. The company reported $0.63 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.60 by $0.03. AMN Healthcare Services had a return on equity of 25.55% and a net margin of 5.99%. The business had revenue of $494.41 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $493.89 million. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.62 earnings per share. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 4.6% on a year-over-year basis. research analysts predict that AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. will post 2.56 EPS for the current fiscal year.

AMN has been the subject of a number of analyst reports. ValuEngine cut AMN Healthcare Services from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, September 1st. BMO Capital Markets reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $43.00 price objective on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a research note on Friday, September 1st. Zacks Investment Research upgraded 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. Benchmark reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $52.00 price objective (up from $47.00) on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a research note on Wednesday, October 25th. Finally, Robert W. Baird lifted 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. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $50.11.

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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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