AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE:AMN)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by KeyCorp in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. They presently have a $56.00 price target on the stock. KeyCorp’s target price suggests a potential upside of 14.05% from the stock’s previous close.

Several other equities analysts also recently issued reports on AMN. ValuEngine raised shares of AMN Healthcare Services from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Saturday, August 12th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of AMN Healthcare Services from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 4th. Benchmark reissued a “buy” rating and set a $52.00 price objective (up previously from $47.00) on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a research note on Wednesday, October 25th. BMO Capital Markets reissued a “buy” rating and set a $43.00 price objective on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a research note on Friday, September 1st. Finally, Credit Suisse Group assumed coverage on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a research note on Tuesday, November 7th. They set an “outperform” rating and a $48.00 price objective on the stock. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $49.13.

Shares of AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE AMN) traded down $0.20 on Thursday, hitting $49.10. 318,500 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 561,204. The company has a quick ratio of 1.81, a current ratio of 1.81 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.60. The stock has a market capitalization of $2,355.18, a P/E ratio of 19.33 and a beta of 0.47. AMN Healthcare Services has a fifty-two week low of $33.61 and a fifty-two week high of $51.75.

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

In other AMN Healthcare Services news, insider Susan R. Salka sold 74,456 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, November 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $41.86, for a total transaction of $3,116,728.16. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 256,561 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $10,739,643.46. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, insider Ralph Henderson sold 15,272 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, November 29th. The stock was sold at an average price of $49.00, for a total transaction of $748,328.00. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 16,500 shares in the company, valued at approximately $808,500. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last ninety days, insiders have sold 139,134 shares of company stock worth $6,235,707. 2.49% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of AMN. Acrospire Investment Management LLC raised its stake in shares of AMN Healthcare Services by 13.3% in the 2nd quarter. Acrospire Investment Management LLC now owns 2,562 shares of the company’s stock valued at $100,000 after acquiring an additional 300 shares during the period. Bank of Montreal Can purchased a new position in shares of AMN Healthcare Services in the 2nd quarter valued at $105,000. Riverhead Capital Management LLC raised its stake in shares of AMN Healthcare Services by 85.2% in the 2nd quarter. Riverhead Capital Management LLC now owns 2,963 shares of the company’s stock valued at $116,000 after acquiring an additional 1,363 shares during the period. Creative Planning purchased a new position in shares of AMN Healthcare Services in the 2nd quarter valued at $155,000. Finally, Jaffetilchin Investment Partners LLC purchased a new position in shares of AMN Healthcare Services in the 3rd quarter valued at $217,000.

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About AMN Healthcare Services

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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