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NASDAQ:HMSY - HMS Stock Price, Forecast & News

$28.22
-0.13 (-0.46 %)
(As of 02/17/2020 10:20 AM ET)
Today's Range
$28.07
Now: $28.22
$28.36
50-Day Range
$26.97
MA: $28.73
$30.61
52-Week Range
$24.43
Now: $28.22
$40.67
Volume359,891 shs
Average Volume493,268 shs
Market Capitalization$2.49 billion
P/E Ratio24.12
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.13
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Technology
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNASDAQ:HMSY
CUSIP40425J10
Phone214-453-3000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$598.29 million
Cash Flow$1.80 per share
Book Value$8.50 per share

Profitability

Net Income$54.99 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,500
Market Cap$2.49 billion
Next Earnings Date2/21/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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HMS (NASDAQ:HMSY) Frequently Asked Questions

What is HMS's stock symbol?

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

How were HMS's earnings last quarter?

HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY) posted its quarterly earnings data on Friday, November, 1st. The business services provider reported $0.30 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.28 by $0.02. The business services provider had revenue of $146.82 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $165.79 million. HMS had a net margin of 16.69% and a return on equity of 14.28%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 4.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.28 EPS. View HMS's Earnings History.

When is HMS's next earnings date?

HMS is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, February 21st 2020. View Earnings Estimates for HMS.

How can I listen to HMS's earnings call?

HMS will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, February 21st at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What price target have analysts set for HMSY?

10 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for HMS's shares. Their forecasts range from $31.86 to $50.00. On average, they expect HMS's share price to reach $41.43 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 46.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for HMS.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for HMS?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for HMS in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for HMS.

Has HMS been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about HMSY stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. HMS earned a media sentiment score of 1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the business services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for HMS.

Are investors shorting HMS?

HMS saw a drop in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,880,000 shares, a drop of 9.1% from the January 15th total of 3,170,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 656,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.4 days. Currently, 3.3% of the company's stock are short sold. View HMS's Current Options Chain.

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 AT&T (T), Netflix (NFLX), Walt Disney (DIS), General Electric (GE), HCA Healthcare (HCA), Twitter (TWTR), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Intel (INTC), AbbVie (ABBV) and Alibaba Group (BABA).

Who are HMS's key executives?

HMS's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. William C. Lucia, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 61)
  • Mr. Jeffrey S. Sherman, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Douglas M. Williams Jr., Exec. VP & COO (Age 60)
  • Mr. Emmet O'Gara, Group Pres of Total Population Management (Age 50)
  • Mr. Greg D. Aunan, Chief Accounting Officer & Sr. VP (Age 50)

Who are HMS's major shareholders?

HMS's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (2.89%), American Capital Management Inc. (2.59%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (1.81%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.65%), FMR LLC (1.36%) and Palisade Capital Management LLC NJ (1.18%). Company insiders that own HMS stock include Bart M Schwartz, Cora M Tellez, Cynthia Nustad, Douglas M Williams, Ellen A Rudnick, Greg D Aunan, Jeffrey Scott Sherman, Meredith W Bjorck, Richard H Stowe, Robert Becker, Semone Neuman, Teresa South, William C Lucia and William F Miller III. View Institutional Ownership Trends for HMS.

Which institutional investors are selling HMS stock?

HMSY stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Redwood Investments LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Axiom International Investors LLC DE, Cipher Capital LP, Mackay Shields LLC and Acadian Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold HMS company stock in the last year include Bart M Schwartz, Douglas M Williams, Greg D Aunan, Jeffrey Scott Sherman, Meredith W Bjorck, Richard H Stowe, Robert Becker, Teresa South, William C Lucia and William F Miller III. View Insider Buying and Selling for HMS.

Which institutional investors are buying HMS stock?

HMSY stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Marshall Wace North America L.P., Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Sectoral Asset Management Inc, DNB Asset Management AS, Bank of Montreal Can, Point72 Asset Management L.P. and UBS Group AG. View Insider Buying and Selling for HMS.

How do I buy shares of HMS?

Shares of HMSY 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is HMS's stock price today?

One share of HMSY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.22.

How big of a company is HMS?

HMS has a market capitalization of $2.49 billion and generates $598.29 million in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $54.99 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.84 on an earnings per share basis. HMS employs 2,500 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About HMS.

What is HMS's official website?

The official website for HMS is http://www.hms.com/.

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for HMS (NASDAQ HMSY)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  375 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  402 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  777
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about HMS and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HMSY will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HMSY will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/17/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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