HealthStream (NASDAQ:HSTM)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday. They currently have a $24.00 price objective on the technology company’s stock. Cantor Fitzgerald’s target price suggests a potential upside of 7.96% from the company’s current price.
The analysts wrote, “On February 12, HSTM announced the sale of its patient experience business to Press Ganey Associates (private) for $65.5 million in cash. The patient experience business represented about 15% of total HSTM revenue.””
Several other research firms also recently issued reports on HSTM. ValuEngine downgraded HealthStream from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Monday, February 5th. Robert W. Baird decreased their price objective on HealthStream from $30.00 to $28.00 and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a report on Wednesday, October 25th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded HealthStream from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $27.00 price objective for the company in a report on Wednesday, October 25th. Canaccord Genuity restated a “hold” rating and issued a $25.00 price objective on shares of HealthStream in a report on Monday, October 23rd. Finally, BidaskClub cut HealthStream from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, January 31st. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $24.83.
Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in HSTM. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. bought a new position in shares of HealthStream in the 2nd quarter valued at about $205,000. Teacher Retirement System of Texas bought a new position in shares of HealthStream in the 4th quarter valued at about $215,000. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan grew its holdings in shares of HealthStream by 59.5% in the 3rd quarter. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan now owns 9,570 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $224,000 after acquiring an additional 3,570 shares in the last quarter. GSA Capital Partners LLP bought a new position in shares of HealthStream in the 3rd quarter valued at about $237,000. Finally, Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL bought a new position in shares of HealthStream in the 3rd quarter valued at about $264,000. Institutional investors own 73.99% of the company’s stock.
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HealthStream Company Profile
HealthStream, Inc (HealthStream) provides workforce, patient experience and provider solutions for healthcare organizations. The Company operates in three segments: HealthStream Workforce Solutions, HealthStream Patient Experience Solutions and HealthStream Provider Solutions. HealthStream’s products and services are organized into three segments: Workforce Solutions, Patient Experience Solutions, and Provider Solutions.
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