AMN Healthcare Services Given New $15.00 Price Target at BMO Capital Markets (AHS)
Equities researchers at BMO Capital Markets lowered their price objective on shares of AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE:AHS) from $18.00 to $15.00 in a research report issued on Friday, Analyst Ratings News reports. The firm currently has an “outperform” rating on the stock. BMO Capital Markets’ price objective suggests a potential upside of 8.30% from the company’s current price.
AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE:AHS) opened at 13.85 on Friday. AMN Healthcare Services has a 52 week low of $7.92 and a 52 week high of $16.20. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $13.45 and a 200-day moving average of $14.13. The company has a market cap of $636.6 million and a P/E ratio of 20.36.
AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE:AHS) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 31st. The company reported $0.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $257.10 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $254.94 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.12 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 5.4% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that AMN Healthcare Services will post $0.65 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on AHS. Analysts at Zacks downgraded shares of AMN Healthcare Services from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note to investors on Thursday, September 12th. They now have a $17.00 price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at William Blair initiated coverage on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a research note to investors on Friday, August 9th. They set an “outperform” rating and a $0.73 price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Citigroup Inc. upgraded shares of AMN Healthcare Services from an “underperform” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note to investors on Monday, August 5th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the stock. AMN Healthcare Services currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $13.55.
AMN Healthcare Services, Inc (NYSE:AHS) is a provider of healthcare staffing and clinical workforce management solutions, providing managed services and recruitment and placement of physicians, nurses and allied healthcare professionals.
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