AMN Healthcare Services Inc (NYSE:AMN) CFO Brian M. Scott sold 20,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 29th. The shares were 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 directly owns 56,916 shares in the company, valued at $2,856,614.04. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website.

AMN Healthcare Services Inc (NYSE:AMN) traded down $0.60 during trading hours on Friday, hitting $49.60. The stock had a trading volume of 387,845 shares, compared to its average volume of 563,311. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.60, a current ratio of 1.81 and a quick ratio of 1.81. The stock has a market cap of $2,380.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.82 and a beta of 0.41. AMN Healthcare Services Inc has a 52-week low of $33.05 and a 52-week high of $51.75.

AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE:AMN) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 2nd. The company reported $0.63 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $494.41 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $493.89 million. AMN Healthcare Services had a return on equity of 25.55% and a net margin of 5.99%. AMN Healthcare Services’s revenue was up 4.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.62 EPS. research analysts anticipate that AMN Healthcare Services Inc will post 2.56 earnings per share for the current year.

Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK purchased a new stake in AMN Healthcare Services in the 2nd quarter worth $33,090,000. Wells Fargo & Company MN purchased a new stake in AMN Healthcare Services in the 2nd quarter worth $26,920,000. Victory Capital Management Inc. increased its stake in AMN Healthcare Services by 617.1% in the 3rd quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 790,362 shares of the company’s stock worth $36,120,000 after buying an additional 680,145 shares in the last quarter. Royce & Associates LP increased its stake in AMN Healthcare Services by 164.1% in the 2nd quarter. Royce & Associates LP now owns 1,074,684 shares of the company’s stock worth $41,966,000 after buying an additional 667,720 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Simcoe Capital Management LLC purchased a new stake in AMN Healthcare Services in the 2nd quarter worth $19,860,000.

Several equities analysts have recently weighed in on the company. KeyCorp assumed coverage on AMN Healthcare Services in a report on Friday, November 17th. They set an “overweight” rating and a $50.00 price target on the stock. BMO Capital Markets reissued a “buy” rating and set a $48.00 price target (up from $47.00) on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a report on Sunday, November 12th. Credit Suisse Group assumed coverage on AMN Healthcare Services in a report on Tuesday, November 7th. They set an “outperform” rating and a $48.00 price target on the stock. Robert W. Baird increased their price target on AMN Healthcare Services from $41.00 to $43.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a report on Friday, November 3rd. Finally, Benchmark reissued a “buy” rating and set a $52.00 price target (up from $47.00) on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a report on Wednesday, October 25th. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $47.44.

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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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