HMS Holdings Corp Company Profile (NASDAQ:HMSY)

About HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY)

HMS Holdings Corp logoHMS Holdings Corp. is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, operates in the United States healthcare insurance benefit cost containment marketplace. It provides coordination of benefits services to government, and private healthcare payers and sponsors. Its payment integrity services ensure that healthcare claims billed are accurate and appropriate. It offers services to state Medicaid agencies, government health agencies and health plans, including Medicaid managed care, Medicare Advantage and group and individual health lines of business; government and private employers; and other healthcare payers and sponsors, including child support agencies. It serves approximately 45 state Medicaid programs and the District of Columbia, and government health agencies, including Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Veterans Health Administration (VHA). It also provides services to approximately 250 health plans and supports their multiple lines of business.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Healthcare Facilities & Services
  • Sub-Industry: Health Care Technology
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:HMSY
  • CUSIP: 40425J10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.59018 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 84,047,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $18.97
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $19.00
  • 52 Week Range: $15.94 - $22.05
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 54.10
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 23.44
  • P/E Growth: 1.71
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $495.5 million
  • Price / Sales: 3.22
  • Book Value: $6.82 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.78
  • EBITDA: $92.81 million
  • Net Margins: 6.37%
  • Return on Equity: 9.26%
  • Return on Assets: 5.81%
  • Current Ratio: 0.83%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.83%
  • Average Volume: 542,162 shs.
  • Beta: 1.14
  • Short Ratio: 3.12

Frequently Asked Questions for HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY)

What is HMS Holdings Corp's stock symbol?

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

How were HMS Holdings Corp's earnings last quarter?

HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY) announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, August, 4th. The company reported $0.16 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.02. The business earned $133.31 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $135.96 million. HMS Holdings Corp had a net margin of 6.37% and a return on equity of 9.26%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 9.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.18 EPS. View HMS Holdings Corp's Earnings History.

When will HMS Holdings Corp make its next earnings announcement?

HMS Holdings Corp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 8th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for HMS Holdings Corp.

Where is HMS Holdings Corp's stock going? Where will HMS Holdings Corp's stock price be in 2017?

8 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for HMS Holdings Corp's shares. Their predictions range from $21.00 to $26.00. On average, they expect HMS Holdings Corp's stock price to reach $23.06 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for HMS Holdings Corp.

Who are some of HMS Holdings Corp's key competitors?

Who are HMS Holdings Corp's key executives?

HMS Holdings Corp's management team includes the folowing people:

  • William C. Lucia, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Jeffrey Scott Sherman, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Treasurer
  • Douglas M. Williams, President - Markets and Product
  • Tracy A. South, Executive Vice President of Human Resources, Chief Administrative Officer
  • Meredith W. Bjorck, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary
  • Semone Wagner Neuman, Executive Vice President - Operations and Information Technology
  • Cynthia Nustad, Executive Vice President, Chief Strategy Officer
  • Richard H. Stowe, Lead Independent Director
  • Alex M. Azar II, Independent Director
  • Robert Becker, Independent Director

How do I buy HMS Holdings Corp stock?

Shares of HMS Holdings Corp can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is HMS Holdings Corp's stock price today?

One share of HMS Holdings Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.99.

MarketBeat Community Rating for HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ HMSY)
Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  222 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  167 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  389
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about HMS Holdings Corp and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.88)
Consensus Price Target: $23.06 (21.45% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY)
Price Target History for HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY)
Analysts' Ratings History for HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/26/2017Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$23.00LowView Rating Details
8/31/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$22.00LowView Rating Details
8/22/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$21.50HighView Rating Details
8/10/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeOutperform -> Strong-Buy$23.00LowView Rating Details
7/11/2017Canaccord GenuityInitiated CoverageBuy$22.00LowView Rating Details
3/31/2017Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$24.00 -> $26.00MediumView Rating Details
2/27/2017First AnalysisDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$24.00 -> $21.00N/AView Rating Details
11/11/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingBuy$26.00N/AView Rating Details
5/31/2016Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
4/12/2016Avondale PartnersInitiated CoverageOutperform$18.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/18/2015 forward)


Earnings History for HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY)
Earnings by Quarter for HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY)
Earnings History by Quarter for HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ HMSY)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/7/2017$0.22N/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2017Q2 2017$0.18$0.16$135.96 million$133.31 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2017Q1 17$0.15$0.14$120.08 million$114.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2017Q416$0.19$0.20$130.85 million$128.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2016Q316$0.17$0.24$123.43 million$124.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2016Q216$0.15$0.18$116.85 million$123.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2016Q1$0.12$0.14$115.00 million$119.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/26/2016Q415$0.16$0.19$122.12 million$128.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2015Q315$0.15$0.15$119.85 million$118.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2015Q215$0.13$0.10$114.86 million$113.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2015Q115$0.11$0.11$108.60 million$108.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2015Q414$0.16$0.03$116.40 million$112.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2014Q314$0.13$0.14$109.47 million$112.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2014Q214$0.11$0.12$106.44 million$112.56 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2014Q214$0.15$0.09$114.66 million$104.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2014Q413$0.24$0.20$131.94 million$121.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2013Q313$0.23$0.20$127.13 million$127.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2013Q2 2013$0.21$0.20$123.69 million$125.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2013Q1 2013$0.18$0.15$123.83 million$116.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2013Q4 2012$0.25$0.27$134.57 million$133.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2012Q312$0.15$0.20$118.70 million$113.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2012$0.21$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2012$0.13$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2011$0.16$0.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2011$0.40$0.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2011$0.36$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2011$0.42$0.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.75
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$0.12$0.14$0.13
Q2 20173$0.15$0.19$0.17
Q3 20173$0.15$0.20$0.18
Q4 20173$0.24$0.28$0.26
Q2 20181$0.19$0.19$0.19
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 92.95%
Insider Trades by Quarter for HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY)
Insider Trades by Quarter for HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/27/2017William C LuciaChairmanSell29,894$20.00$597,880.00View SEC Filing  
8/31/2017Cynthia NustadEVPSell22,907$17.64$404,079.48View SEC Filing  
8/28/2017Semone NeumanEVPSell20,734$17.68$366,577.12View SEC Filing  
8/9/2017Douglas M WilliamsInsiderSell13,140$17.78$233,629.20View SEC Filing  
6/12/2017Bart M SchwartzDirectorBuy1,500$19.28$28,920.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2017Semone NeumanEVPSell14,546$19.00$276,374.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2016William C LuciaCEOSell45,280$22.09$1,000,235.20View SEC Filing  
9/14/2016Robert BeckerDirectorBuy5,000$21.96$109,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/21/2016William C LuciaCEOSell152,025$17.75$2,698,443.75View SEC Filing  
6/20/2016William C LuciaCEOSell60,356$18.00$1,086,408.00View SEC Filing  
6/8/2016Richard H StoweDirectorSell20,000$18.11$362,200.00View SEC Filing  
6/7/2016Cynthia NustadEVPSell10,995$17.79$195,601.05View SEC Filing  
6/1/2016Robert M HolsterDirectorSell20,000$17.58$351,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2016Semone NeumanEVPSell5,124$17.60$90,182.40View SEC Filing  
3/8/2016Semone NeumanEVPSell7,992$14.25$113,886.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Robert M HolsterDirectorSell100,000$13.52$1,352,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2015Robert M HolsterDirectorSell20,000$12.68$253,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/23/2015Richard H StoweDirectorSell30,000$11.47$344,100.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2015Semone NeumanEVPSell1,454$11.79$17,142.66View SEC Filing  
11/11/2015Robert M. HolsterDirectorSell16,999$11.19$190,218.81View SEC Filing  
8/13/2015Jeffrey Scott ShermanCFOBuy10,760$9.30$100,068.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2015Eugene V DefeliceEVPBuy2,000$8.79$17,580.00View SEC Filing  
7/10/2015Robert M HolsterDirectorSell7,000$16.00$112,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2015Robert M HolsterDirectorSell7,000$17.56$122,920.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2015Semone WagnerEVPSell6,477$16.68$108,036.36View SEC Filing  
4/21/2015Robert M HolsterDirectorSell3,000$16.00$48,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/9/2015Robert M HolsterDirectorSell7,000$21.06$147,420.00View SEC Filing  
12/15/2014William C LuciaCEOSell13,902$20.20$280,820.40View SEC Filing  
12/12/2014Robert M HolsterDirectorSell7,000$20.93$146,510.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2014Ellen A RudnickDirectorSell10,000$22.46$224,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/28/2014Ellen A RudnickDirectorSell35,000$21.10$738,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014William C LuciaCEOSell13,858$21.24$294,343.92View SEC Filing  
9/15/2014William C LuciaCEOSell13,693$20.71$283,582.03View SEC Filing  
8/21/2014William F Miller IIIDirectorSell25,000$23.03$575,750.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2014Bart SchwartzDirectorBuy1,500$17.29$25,935.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2014Eugene DefeliceEVPBuy1,000$17.29$17,290.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2014Craig CallenDirectorBuy3,000$17.39$52,170.00View SEC Filing  
1/17/2014Robert HolsterDirectorSell5,000$25.83$129,150.00View SEC Filing  
1/15/2014William LuciaCEOSell20,000$25.02$500,400.00View SEC Filing  
1/14/2014Robert HolsterDirectorSell10,000$24.00$240,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2013Christina DragonettiInsiderSell12,000$22.32$267,840.00View SEC Filing  
11/8/2013Christina DragonettiInsiderSell12,000$22.00$264,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/4/2013Christina DragonettiInsiderSell12,000$22.00$264,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2013Christina DragonettiInsiderSell12,000$24.21$290,520.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Christina DragonettiInsiderSell12,000$24.30$291,600.00View SEC Filing  
7/5/2013Christina DragonettiInsiderSell12,000$23.26$279,120.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2013William F Miller IIIDirectorSell3,000$22.53$67,590.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2013Christina DragonettiInsiderSell12,000$24.03$288,360.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2013Andrea BenkoEVPSell1,449$29.48$42,716.52View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY)
Latest Headlines for HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY)
DateHeadline logoReviewing HMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) & Its Peers - October 17 at 8:28 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp Breaks Below 200-Day Moving Average - Notable for HMSY - October 17 at 2:19 AM logoBreakfast Technical Briefing on Business Services Stocks -- Fiserv, HMS Holdings, PRA Group, and Advisory Board - October 16 at 4:10 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages - October 15 at 9:28 AM logo$0.22 EPS Expected for HMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) This Quarter - October 10 at 2:08 AM logoSell Recommendation on HMS Holdings (HMSY) Shares Affirmed - October 5 at 2:21 PM logoHead-To-Head Comparison: HMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) and Kindred Healthcare (KND) - October 2 at 2:26 PM logoInsider Selling: HMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Chairman Sells 29,894 Shares of Stock - September 29 at 7:38 PM logoCantor Fitzgerald Reiterates Buy Rating for HMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) - September 26 at 11:50 AM logoHead-To-Head Review: HMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) vs. HealthStream (HSTM) - September 24 at 8:42 AM logo$148.13 Million in Sales Expected for HMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) This Quarter - September 23 at 11:03 AM logoWilliam Blair Comments on HMS Holdings Corp's Q3 2017 Earnings (HMSY) - September 21 at 8:22 AM logoIs It Too Late To Buy HMS Holdings Corp (HMSY)? - September 21 at 1:17 AM logoHMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts - September 20 at 9:24 AM logoQ4 2017 Earnings Forecast for HMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Issued By William Blair - September 20 at 8:32 AM logoHMS Holdings Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HMSY-US : September 13, 2017 - September 14 at 5:59 AM logoCynthia Nustad Sells 22,907 Shares of HMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Stock - September 1 at 7:42 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp's (HMSY) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Robert W. Baird - September 1 at 2:16 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) EVP Semone Neuman Sells 20,734 Shares - August 28 at 7:40 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Short Interest Up 103.4% in August - August 28 at 1:48 AM logoHMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - August 26 at 9:26 AM logoETFs with exposure to HMS Holdings Corp. : August 24, 2017 - August 25 at 6:40 AM logoHMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $148.38 Million - August 17 at 10:56 AM logoHMS Holdings Corp. :HMSY-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 14, 2017 - August 14 at 7:51 PM logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about HMS Holdings Corp. - August 12 at 6:35 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Insider Sells $233,629.20 in Stock - August 10 at 8:12 PM logoBrokers Issue Forecasts for HMS Holdings Corp's Q2 2018 Earnings (HMSY) - August 8 at 11:08 AM logoEdited Transcript of HMSY earnings conference call or presentation 4-Aug-17 12:30pm GMT - August 5 at 5:56 AM logoHMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.02 EPS - August 4 at 8:38 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp. Reports 20% Retreat In Q2 Earnings - August 4 at 7:48 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp. Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results - August 4 at 7:48 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp. (HMSY) Misses Q2 EPS by 1c, Miss on Revenues - August 4 at 7:48 PM logoHMS Holdings (HMSY) CEO Bill Lucia on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - August 4 at 7:48 PM logoHMS Holdings misses Street 2Q forecasts - August 4 at 7:48 PM logoD CEO Magazine Taps HMS General Counsel Meredith Bjorck as Finalist in 2017 Corporate Counsel Awards - August 3 at 7:33 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:HMSY) : August 1, 2017 - August 1 at 8:04 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages - August 1 at 8:58 AM logoHead to Head Review: HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY) and Select Medical Holdings Corporation (SEM) - July 30 at 4:07 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $134.55 Million - July 30 at 7:45 AM logoHMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Friday - July 28 at 1:04 AM logoETFs with exposure to HMS Holdings Corp. : July 24, 2017 - July 24 at 10:51 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HMSY-US : July 18, 2017 - July 18 at 9:46 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp. To Report Second Quarter 2017 Financial and Operating Results - July 18 at 9:46 PM logoETFs with exposure to HMS Holdings Corp. : July 14, 2017 - July 15 at 12:12 AM logoHMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts - July 7 at 12:03 PM logo$134.55 Million in Sales Expected for HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY) This Quarter - July 6 at 1:30 PM logoHMSY Makes Bullish Cross Above Critical Moving Average - June 14 at 7:23 PM logoHMS Holdings (HMSY) Presents At The William Blair 2017 Growth Stock Conference - Slideshow - June 13 at 5:29 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp. (HMSY) Receives Notification from NASDAQ Regarding Late Form 10-Q - May 30 at 5:34 PM logoHMSY MAY 2 DEADLINE: Rosen Law Firm Reminds HMS Holdings Corp. Investors of ... - May 24 at 10:37 PM



HMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Chart for Wednesday, October, 18, 2017

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