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AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE:AHS) VP Denise L. Jackson sold 65,000 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction dated Friday, August 22nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $15.11, for a total value of $982,150.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the vice president now directly owns 62,211 shares in the company, valued at approximately $940,008. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link.

Shares of AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE:AHS) traded down 0.20% during mid-day trading on Monday, hitting $15.02. 227,939 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. AMN Healthcare Services has a one year low of $10.35 and a one year high of $15.45. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $13.49 and a 200-day moving average of $12.92. The company has a market cap of $698.4 million and a P/E ratio of 22.46.

AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE:AHS) last released its earnings data on Thursday, July 31st. The company reported $0.19 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.03. The company had revenue of $250.90 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $246.32 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.18 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was down 1.2% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts expect that AMN Healthcare Services will post $0.69 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Zacks upgraded shares of AMN Healthcare Services from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 7th. They now have a $15.00 price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Avondale Partners initiated coverage on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a research note on Thursday, June 19th. They set an “outperform” rating on the stock. Finally, analysts at Citigroup Inc. reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a research note on Tuesday, June 10th. They now have a $16.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $17.00.

AMN Healthcare Services, Inc (NYSE:AHS) is the healthcare workforce solutions and staffing services to healthcare facilities.

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