BMO Capital Markets reiterated their buy rating on shares of AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE:AMN) in a research note issued to investors on Monday. They currently have a $54.00 price target on the stock.

Other equities analysts also recently issued reports about the company. KeyCorp restated a buy rating and issued a $56.00 target price on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a research note on Thursday, December 7th. Benchmark restated a buy rating and issued a $60.00 target price (up from $52.00) on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a research note on Monday, January 8th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded AMN Healthcare Services from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $51.00 target price for the company in a research note on Tuesday, October 3rd. Robert W. Baird lifted their target price on AMN Healthcare Services from $41.00 to $43.00 and gave the company an outperform rating in a research note on Friday, November 3rd. Finally, SunTrust Banks restated a buy rating and issued a $58.00 target price on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a research note on Friday, December 8th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. AMN Healthcare Services has an average rating of Buy and a consensus price target of $51.67.

AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE AMN) opened at $51.30 on Monday. The company has a quick ratio of 1.81, a current ratio of 1.81 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.60. AMN Healthcare Services has a 52 week low of $34.55 and a 52 week high of $51.75. The company has a market capitalization of $2,450.00, a P/E ratio of 21.55 and a beta of 0.47.

AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE:AMN) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. The company reported $0.63 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate 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 company had revenue of $494.41 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $493.89 million. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.62 earnings per share. AMN Healthcare Services’s quarterly revenue was up 4.6% compared to the same quarter last year. equities research analysts predict that AMN Healthcare Services will post 2.56 EPS for the current year.

In other 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 directly owns 6,668 shares in the company, valued at $285,990.52. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Also, CFO Brian M. Scott sold 20,000 shares of the business’s 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 transaction, the chief financial officer now owns 56,916 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $2,856,614.04. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last quarter, insiders have sold 231,240 shares of company stock valued at $10,807,611. Insiders own 2.49% of the company’s stock.

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Fort L.P. acquired a new position in shares of AMN Healthcare Services during the third quarter worth approximately $7,413,000. Bank of New York Mellon Corp boosted its position in shares of AMN Healthcare Services by 1.3% during the third quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 1,362,806 shares of the company’s stock worth $62,281,000 after buying an additional 17,777 shares during the period. Macquarie Group Ltd. boosted its position in shares of AMN Healthcare Services by 47.6% during the second quarter. Macquarie Group Ltd. now owns 960,656 shares of the company’s stock worth $37,514,000 after buying an additional 309,693 shares during the period. Third Avenue Management LLC boosted its position in shares of AMN Healthcare Services by 94.5% during the third quarter. Third Avenue Management LLC now owns 143,642 shares of the company’s stock worth $6,565,000 after buying an additional 69,800 shares during the period. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company MN lifted its position in AMN Healthcare Services by 23.2% in the third quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 849,157 shares of the company’s stock worth $38,807,000 after purchasing an additional 159,777 shares during the period.

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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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