Insider Selling: William C. Lucia Sells 20,000 Shares of HMS Holdings Corp. Stock (HMSY)
HMS Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:HMSY) CEO William C. Lucia sold 20,000 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction dated Wednesday, January 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $25.02, for a total transaction of $500,400.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 305,426 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $7,641,759. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.
HMS Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:HMSY) traded up 1.46% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $26.32. The stock had a trading volume of 201,486 shares. HMS Holdings Corp. has a 1-year low of $17.39 and a 1-year high of $31.93. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $22.4 and its 200-day moving average is $23.06. The company has a market cap of $2.323 billion and a P/E ratio of 48.13.
HMS Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:HMSY) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Friday, November 8th. The company reported $0.20 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.23 by $0.03. The company had revenue of $127.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $127.13 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.20 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 12.9% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts expect that HMS Holdings Corp. will post $0.80 EPS for the current fiscal year.
HMS Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:HMSY) provides cost containment services to Government and private healthcare payers and sponsors.
Get Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades via Email - Stay on top of analysts' coverage with Analyst Ratings Network's FREE daily email newsletter that provides a concise list of analysts' upgrades and downgrades. Click here to register now.