AMN Healthcare Services Inc (NYSE:AMN) Director Mark G. Foletta sold 2,500 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, November 27th. The shares were sold at an average price of $47.03, for a total transaction of $117,575.00. Following the sale, the director now owns 3,525 shares in the company, valued at $165,780.75. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this link.

AMN Healthcare Services Inc (NYSE AMN) traded up $2.85 during trading on Thursday, hitting $50.85. 822,500 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 563,633. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.60, a quick ratio of 1.81 and a current ratio of 1.81. The stock has a market cap of $2,293.07, a PE ratio of 18.82 and a beta of 0.41. AMN Healthcare Services Inc has a 12-month low of $32.95 and a 12-month high of $50.90.

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

Several institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. BlackRock Inc. raised its position in shares of AMN Healthcare Services by 0.6% during the 2nd quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 5,679,926 shares of the company’s stock valued at $221,802,000 after buying an additional 32,397 shares in the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. grew its holdings in shares of AMN Healthcare Services by 0.9% during the 2nd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 4,289,538 shares of the company’s stock valued at $167,507,000 after purchasing an additional 36,632 shares during the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP grew its holdings in shares of AMN Healthcare Services by 1.4% during the 3rd quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 1,728,269 shares of the company’s stock valued at $78,981,000 after purchasing an additional 23,613 shares during the last quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp grew its holdings in shares of AMN Healthcare Services by 1.3% during the 3rd quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 1,362,806 shares of the company’s stock valued at $62,281,000 after purchasing an additional 17,777 shares during the last quarter. Finally, State Street Corp grew its holdings in shares of AMN Healthcare Services by 4.8% during the 2nd quarter. State Street Corp now owns 1,237,418 shares of the company’s stock valued at $48,321,000 after purchasing an additional 56,269 shares during the last quarter.

AMN has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. Robert W. Baird upped their price target on shares of AMN Healthcare Services from $41.00 to $43.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research note on Friday, November 3rd. Credit Suisse Group started coverage on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a research note on Tuesday, November 7th. They issued an “outperform” rating and a $48.00 target price on the stock. ValuEngine cut shares of AMN Healthcare Services from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, September 1st. BMO Capital Markets reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $48.00 target price (up from $47.00) on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a research note on Sunday, November 12th. Finally, KeyCorp started coverage on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a research note on Friday, November 17th. They issued an “overweight” rating and a $50.00 target price on the stock. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating to the stock. AMN Healthcare Services presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target 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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