HMS Stock Forecast, Price & News

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(As of 04/1/2021)
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Average Volume1.44 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.28 billion
P/E Ratio60.61
Dividend YieldN/A

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About HMS

HMS Holdings Corp., through its subsidiaries, provides cost containment solutions in the United States healthcare marketplace. The company offers coordination of benefits services to government and commercial healthcare payers to ensure that the correct party pays the claim; and population management solutions that provide risk-bearing organizations with intelligence across their member populations to identify risks, and enhance patient engagement and outcomes, as well as payment integrity, care management and consumer engagement, and analytical solutions. It serves state Medicaid programs, commercial health plans, federal government health agencies, government and private employers, children's health insurance program, and other healthcare payers, as well as a subcontractor. The company was founded in 1974 and is headquartered in Irving, Texas.


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Overall MarketRank

1.38 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

764th out of 2,100 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

75th out of 203 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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HMS (NASDAQ:HMSY) Frequently Asked Questions

Is HMS a buy right now?

12 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for HMS in the last twelve months. There are currently 11 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" HMS stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in HMSY, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than HMS?

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How were HMS's earnings last quarter?

HMS Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:HMSY) announced its earnings results on Thursday, February, 25th. The business services provider reported $0.51 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.43 by $0.08. The business services provider earned $194 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $201.64 million. HMS had a net margin of 8.51% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.86%. HMS's revenue was up 18.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.27 earnings per share.
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What price target have analysts set for HMSY?

12 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for HMS's shares. Their forecasts range from $33.00 to $37.00. On average, they anticipate HMS's share price to reach $35.29 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.6%.
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Who are HMS's key executives?

HMS's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. William C. Lucia, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 63, Pay $1.48M)
  • Mr. Jeffrey S. Sherman M.B.A., Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Douglas M. Williams Jr., Exec. VP & COO (Age 62)
  • Mr. Emmet O'Gara, Group Pres of Population Health Management (Age 52, Pay $717.95k)
  • Mr. Greg D. Aunan, Chief Accounting Officer & Sr. VP (Age 52)
  • Mr. Jacob Sims, Sr. VP & CTO (Age 40)
  • Mr. Robert P. Borchert, Sr. VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Meredith W. Bjorck, Exec. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 45)
  • Mr. David A. Alexander, Sr. VP, Chief HR Officer & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 41)
  • Ms. Maria Perrin, Exec. VP & Chief Growth Officer (Age 57)

What is Bill Lucia's approval rating as HMS's CEO?

216 employees have rated HMS CEO Bill Lucia on Bill Lucia has an approval rating of 91% among HMS's employees. This puts Bill Lucia in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of HMS's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of HMS own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other HMS investors own include Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Visa (V), The Walt Disney (DIS), Netflix (NFLX), Cisco Systems (CSCO), General Electric (GE), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T) and Alibaba Group (BABA).

What is HMS's stock symbol?

HMS trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "HMSY."

Who are HMS's major shareholders?

HMS's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (16.24%), Millennium Management LLC (3.65%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (3.02%), Aristotle Capital Boston LLC (2.27%), Morgan Stanley (2.19%) and Versor Investments LP (2.17%). Company insiders that own HMS stock include Douglas M Williams, Greg D Aunan, Jeffrey Scott Sherman, Richard H Stowe, Teresa South, William C Lucia and William F Miller III.
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Which institutional investors are selling HMS stock?

HMSY stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Geode Capital Management LLC, American Capital Management Inc., Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Ameriprise Financial Inc., and Prudential Financial Inc..
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Which institutional investors are buying HMS stock?

HMSY stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Morgan Stanley, Ergoteles LLC, UBS Group AG, Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund, and Alpine Associates Management Inc..
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What is HMS's stock price today?

One share of HMSY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $36.98.

How much money does HMS make?

HMS has a market capitalization of $3.28 billion and generates $626.40 million in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $87.22 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.15 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does HMS have?

HMS employs 3,100 workers across the globe.

What is HMS's official website?

The official website for HMS is

Where are HMS's headquarters?

HMS is headquartered at 5615 High Point Drive, Irving TX, 75038.

How can I contact HMS?

HMS's mailing address is 5615 High Point Drive, Irving TX, 75038. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 214-453-3000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/15/2021 by Staff
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