NASDAQ:ATHN - athenahealth Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$159.93 -1.83 (-1.13 %)
(As of 06/22/2018 08:36 AM ET)
Previous Close$161.76
Today's Range$158.54 - $162.23
52-Week Range$111.61 - $163.94
Volume128,078 shs
Average Volume375,342 shs
Market Capitalization$6.54 billion
P/E Ratio101.87
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.26
athenahealth logoathenahealth, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides network-based medical record, revenue cycle, patient engagement, care coordination, and population health services for medical groups and health systems. It offers athenaCollector, a network-enabled billing and practice management solution; athenaClinicals, an electronic health record for managing patient's clinical documentation; athenaCommunicator, an engagement and communication solution that provides an automated communication service between patients and provider practices for interactions outside the exam room; and athenaCoordinator for order transmission and care coordination services. The company also provides athenahealth Population Health, a cloud-based population health service; and Epocrates services that include clinical information and decision support services in the areas of drug and disease information, medical calculator and tools, clinical guidelines, clinical messaging, and market research. In addition, it offers athenahealth Health Plan data exchange facilitates to exchange the data between providers and health plans for the healthcare operations of clients; athenaOne Analytics that includes an analytics and dashboard application, as well as provides visibility into the financial and operational health of an organization; and pre-certification processing and referral processing services. The company serves healthcare providers, medical groups, and health systems through its direct sales force and channel partners in the United States and internationally. athenahealth, Inc. was formerly known as athenahealth.com, Inc. and changed its name to athenahealth, Inc. in November 2000. The company was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Watertown, Massachusetts.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Technology
SectorMedical
SymbolNASDAQ:ATHN
CUSIP04685W10
Phone617-402-1000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.25
Current Ratio2.71
Quick Ratio2.71

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio101.87
Forward P/E Ratio55.15
P/E Growth3.03

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.22 billion
Price / Sales5.30
Cash Flow$5.2196 per share
Price / Cash30.64
Book Value$19.78 per share
Price / Book8.09

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.57
Net Income$53.10 million
Net Margins6.77%
Return on Equity13.01%
Return on Assets7.91%

Miscellaneous

Employees5,156
Outstanding Shares40,410,000

athenahealth (NASDAQ:ATHN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is athenahealth's stock symbol?

athenahealth trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ATHN."

How were athenahealth's earnings last quarter?

athenahealth, Inc (NASDAQ:ATHN) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 26th. The health services provider reported $1.25 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.72 by $0.53. The health services provider earned $329.40 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $318.13 million. athenahealth had a net margin of 6.77% and a return on equity of 13.01%. The business's revenue was up 15.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.32 EPS. View athenahealth's Earnings History.

When is athenahealth's next earnings date?

athenahealth is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 18th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for athenahealth.

What price target have analysts set for ATHN?

24 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for athenahealth's stock. Their forecasts range from $125.00 to $180.00. On average, they expect athenahealth's stock price to reach $154.8095 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for athenahealth.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about athenahealth stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about athenahealth stock:
  • 1. Cantor Fitzgerald analysts commented, "Technology strategy evolving. After its analyst meeting in February, our sense was that the company was trying to add more capabilities to its platform in order to create more value for existing clients. It appears as though the strategy is far more complicated as the company is attempting to move from a monolithic platform" to provide micro-services". In essence, the company will attempt to unbundle its services and allow providers to use these services on an incremental basis. This development work has been underway for some time now. The company was reluctant to commit to when the micro-services" will be commercially available. But the transition is an important component of the company’s future growth strategy." (5/14/2018)
  • 2. Canaccord Genuity analysts commented, "We remain neutral on the stock until we get a better understanding of the restructuring initiatives, financial predictability, and the go-forward growth strategy. Pre-call takeaways: Upside to revenue, with significant bottom-line beat. Rev. of $329.2M (+14.2%) beat our est. $324.8M and cons. $320.0M, and came in at the high end of implied guidance range $309-$329M. Beats on adjusted gross margin and all expense line items enabled the company to post non-GAAP op. inc. of $77.6M (+82.6%), far surpassing us and cons. both near ~$45M and implied guidance of $38-53M. Adj-EPS of $1.11 also beat our est. $0.65 and cons. $0.63." (2/1/2018)

Who are some of athenahealth's key competitors?

Who are athenahealth's key executives?

athenahealth's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jonathan J. Bush, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 49)
  • Mr. Timothy John O'Brien, Sr. VP of Commercial Operations & Chief Marketing Officer (Age 42)
  • Dr. Stephen N. Kahane M.D., M.S, Exec. Director of Client Organization (Age 60)
  • Mr. Marc A. Levine, Exec. VP, CFO, Treasurer & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Prakash Khot, Exec. VP & CTO (Age 48)

Has athenahealth been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about ATHN stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. athenahealth earned a news sentiment score of 0.07 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the health services provider an impact score of 46.18 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are athenahealth's major shareholders?

athenahealth's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (6.20%), BlackRock Inc. (4.15%), ELLIOTT ASSOCIATES, L.P. (1.40%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (1.39%), Allianz Asset Management GmbH (0.99%) and Allianz Asset Management GmbH (0.99%). Company insiders that own athenahealth stock include Amy Abernethy, Bradford Kyle Armbrester, Brandon H Hull, Daniel P Haley, David Eric Robinson, Ed Park, Jeffrey R Immelt, John A Kane, Jonathan Bush, Jonathan D Porter, Karl Stubelis and Timothy John O'brien. View Institutional Ownership Trends for athenahealth.

Which institutional investors are selling athenahealth stock?

ATHN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Toronto Dominion Bank, Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank, Sei Investments Co., Hsbc Holdings PLC, A.R.T. Advisors LLC and Envestnet Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold athenahealth company stock in the last year include Amy Abernethy, Bradford Kyle Armbrester, Brandon H Hull, Daniel P Haley, David Eric Robinson, Jonathan Bush, Jonathan D Porter and Timothy John O'brien. View Insider Buying and Selling for athenahealth.

Which institutional investors are buying athenahealth stock?

ATHN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Summit Trail Advisors LLC, Natixis, Victory Capital Management Inc., Federated Investors Inc. PA, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Prudential Financial Inc. and Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS. View Insider Buying and Selling for athenahealth.

How do I buy shares of athenahealth?

Shares of ATHN can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is athenahealth's stock price today?

One share of ATHN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $159.93.

How big of a company is athenahealth?

athenahealth has a market capitalization of $6.54 billion and generates $1.22 billion in revenue each year. The health services provider earns $53.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.57 on an earnings per share basis. athenahealth employs 5,156 workers across the globe.

How can I contact athenahealth?

athenahealth's mailing address is 311 ARSENAL STREET, WATERTOWN MA, 02472. The health services provider can be reached via phone at 617-402-1000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for athenahealth (ATHN)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  547 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  611 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,158
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This page was last updated on 6/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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