On Assignment, Inc. (NYSE:ASGN) had its price objective boosted by analysts at Royal Bank Of Canada from $59.00 to $61.00 in a note issued to investors on Thursday, StockTargetPrices.com reports. The firm presently has an “outperform” rating on the business services provider’s stock. Royal Bank Of Canada’s price target indicates a potential upside of 8.75% from the stock’s previous close.

ASGN has been the topic of a number of other research reports. BidaskClub downgraded On Assignment from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, July 28th. ValuEngine upgraded On Assignment from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 2nd. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and three have given a buy rating to the stock. On Assignment presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $59.00.

Shares of On Assignment (ASGN) traded up 5.24% during trading on Thursday, reaching $59.03. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 452,179 shares. The company has a market capitalization of $3.12 billion, a PE ratio of 28.98 and a beta of 2.10. On Assignment has a 1-year low of $32.04 and a 1-year high of $59.29. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $53.05 and a 200-day moving average of $51.49.

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About On Assignment

On Assignment, Inc is a global provider of in-demand, skilled professionals in the technology, life sciences and creative sectors. The Company matches resumes with job descriptions to match people they know into positions they understand for temporary, contract-to-hire, and direct hire assignments. It operates through two segments.

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