Northstar Capital Management LLC increased its holdings in AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (NYSE:AMN) by 2.1% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 64,568 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,310 shares during the period. AMN Healthcare Services comprises about 3.3% of Northstar Capital Management LLC’s holdings, making the stock its 9th largest holding. Northstar Capital Management LLC owned approximately 0.14% of AMN Healthcare Services worth $3,784,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. Mount Yale Investment Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in AMN Healthcare Services in the 1st quarter worth about $172,000. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank lifted its stake in AMN Healthcare Services by 35.7% in the 1st quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 3,177 shares of the company’s stock worth $180,000 after acquiring an additional 836 shares in the last quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC lifted its stake in AMN Healthcare Services by 109.6% in the 2nd quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC now owns 3,260 shares of the company’s stock worth $191,000 after acquiring an additional 1,705 shares in the last quarter. D.A. Davidson & CO. purchased a new stake in AMN Healthcare Services in the 2nd quarter worth about $202,000. Finally, Westover Capital Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in AMN Healthcare Services in the 1st quarter worth about $210,000.

AMN opened at $53.85 on Friday. AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. has a fifty-two week low of $37.71 and a fifty-two week high of $68.20. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.77, a current ratio of 1.65 and a quick ratio of 1.65. The stock has a market cap of $2.48 billion, a PE ratio of 21.04, a PEG ratio of 1.25 and a beta of 0.30.

AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE:AMN) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 2nd. The company reported $0.83 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.78 by $0.05. AMN Healthcare Services had a return on equity of 23.75% and a net margin of 7.08%. The company had revenue of $558.10 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $533.99 million. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.67 EPS. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 13.9% on a year-over-year basis. research analysts forecast that AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. will post 3.21 EPS for the current fiscal year.

In related news, CFO Brian M. Scott sold 20,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, June 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $59.11, for a total value of $1,182,200.00. Following the transaction, the chief financial officer now directly owns 56,365 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,331,735.15. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Also, CFO Brian M. Scott sold 12,500 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, June 18th. The shares were sold at an average price of $58.58, for a total value of $732,250.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief financial officer now directly owns 56,365 shares in the company, valued at $3,301,861.70. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 2.18% of the stock is owned by company insiders.

AMN has been the subject of several research analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research downgraded AMN Healthcare Services from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 12th. BMO Capital Markets reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $67.00 price objective on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a research note on Thursday, July 12th. Jefferies Financial Group reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $68.00 price target on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a research note on Friday, August 3rd. Robert W. Baird reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $58.00 price target on shares of AMN Healthcare Services in a research note on Friday, August 3rd. Finally, Lake Street Capital cut their price target on AMN Healthcare Services from $70.00 to $67.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, August 3rd. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. AMN Healthcare Services has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $65.11.

AMN Healthcare Services Company Profile

AMN Healthcare Services, Inc provides healthcare workforce solutions and staffing services in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Nurse and Allied Solutions, Locum Tenens Solutions, and Other Workforce Solutions. The company offers travel nurse staffing under the American Mobile, Onward Healthcare, Nurses Rx, and O'Grady-Peyton brands; rapid response nurse staffing and labor disruption services, a shorter-term staffing solution under the NurseChoice brand; local, or per diem, staffing for daily shift work or on as-needed basis under the Nursefinders brand; and locum tenens staffing for specialties, clinicians, and dentists on an independent contractor basis on temporary assignments from a few days up to one year under the Staff Care and Locum Leaders brands.

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