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 - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: Health Care Technology
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:HMSY
  • CUSIP: 40425J10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.61 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 83,909,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $18.83
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $18.83
  • 52 Week Range: $15.94 - $24.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 48.05
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.45
  • P/E Growth: 1.67
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $483.7 million
  • Price / Sales: 3.33
  • Book Value: $6.69 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.87
  • EBIDTA: $90.7 million
  • Net Margins: 6.92%
  • Return on Equity: 9.70%
  • Return on Assets: 6.19%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.35%
  • Current Ratio: 5.08%
  • Quick Ratio: 5.08%
  • Average Volume: 426,330 shs.
  • Beta: 1.07
  • Short Ratio: 2.61
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) released its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 10th. The company reported $0.14 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.15 by $0.01. The firm earned $114.50 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $120.08 million. HMS Holdings Corp had a return on equity of 9.70% and a net margin of 6.92%. The firm's revenue was down 4.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.14 earnings per share. 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 Friday, August, 4th 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?

7 equities research analysts have issued 1-year 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 share price to reach $23.21 in the next twelve months. 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
  • Douglas M. Williams, President - Markets and Product
  • Jeffrey Scott Sherman, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Treasurer
  • 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

Who owns HMS Holdings Corp stock?

HMS Holdings Corp's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Van Berkom & Associates Inc. (4.19%), GW&K Investment Management LLC (0.74%), Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP (0.63%), Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.42%), NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V. (0.08%) and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.04%). Company insiders that own HMS Holdings Corp stock include Bart M Schwartz, Cynthia Nustad, Eugene V Defelice, Jeffrey Scott Sherman, Richard H Stowe, Robert Becker, Robert M Holster, Semone Neuman and William C Lucia. View Institutional Ownership Trends for HMS Holdings Corp.

Who sold HMS Holdings Corp stock? Who is selling HMS Holdings Corp stock?

HMS Holdings Corp's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP, First Quadrant L P CA, GW&K Investment Management LLC and Capstone Asset Management Co.. Company insiders that have sold HMS Holdings Corp stock in the last year include Semone Neuman and William C Lucia. View Insider Buying and Selling for HMS Holdings Corp.

Who bought HMS Holdings Corp stock? Who is buying HMS Holdings Corp stock?

HMS Holdings Corp's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Van Berkom & Associates Inc., Legato Capital Management LLC, Fox Run Management L.L.C., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., OLD National Bancorp IN and Aperio Group LLC. Company insiders that have bought HMS Holdings Corp stock in the last two years include Bart M Schwartz, Eugene V Defelice, Jeffrey Scott Sherman and Robert Becker. View Insider Buying and Selling for HMS Holdings Corp.

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 $19.22.

MarketBeat Community Rating for HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ HMSY)
Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  195 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  136 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  331
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
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.71)
Consensus Price Target: $23.21 (20.78% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/19/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$21.50HighView Rating Details
7/11/2017Canaccord GenuityInitiated CoverageBuy$22.00LowView Rating Details
6/14/2017Cantor FitzgeraldInitiated CoverageOverweight$23.00MediumView Rating Details
3/31/2017Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$24.00 -> $26.00MediumView Rating Details
3/3/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Initiated CoverageOutperform -> Outperform$23.00N/AView 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
8/24/2015William BlairReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/23/2015 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
8/4/2017$0.18N/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: $0.73
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$0.17
Q4 20173$0.24$0.28$0.25
(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: 93.46%
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
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 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 logoZacks: Analysts Expect HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY) Will Post Earnings of $0.14 Per Share - July 4 at 11:29 AM logoCritical Review: Surgical Care Affiliates (SCAI) vs. HMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) - June 29 at 12:04 PM logoChemed Corp. (CHE) versus HMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Head to Head Survey - June 29 at 10:48 AM logoHMS Holdings Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : HMSY-US : June 28, 2017 - June 28 at 7:03 PM logoETFs with exposure to HMS Holdings Corp. : June 28, 2017 - June 28 at 7:03 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold - June 18 at 4:20 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Jefferies Group LLC - June 17 at 7:28 AM logoHMS Holdings Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HMSY-US : June 15, 2017 - June 15 at 7:58 PM logoHMSY Makes Bullish Cross Above Critical Moving Average - June 14 at 7:23 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Earns Overweight Rating from Analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald - June 14 at 7:56 AM logoInsider Buying: HMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Director Buys 1,500 Shares of Stock - June 13 at 8:40 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) EVP Sells $276,374.00 in Stock - June 13 at 7:54 PM logoHMS Holdings (HMSY) Presents At The William Blair 2017 Growth Stock Conference - Slideshow - June 13 at 5:29 PM logoETFs with exposure to HMS Holdings Corp. : June 13, 2017 - June 13 at 5:29 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp. :HMSY-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : June 12, 2017 - June 12 at 3:30 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - June 12 at 11:00 AM logo Analysts Expect HMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $134.72 Million - June 9 at 11:50 AM logoHMS to Present at the William Blair 37th Annual Growth Stock Conference - June 9 at 9:51 AM logoZacks: Analysts Expect HMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Will Announce Earnings of $0.14 Per Share - June 8 at 12:32 AM logoHMS Releases New Version of Care Management Platform - June 7 at 10:30 AM logoHMS Holdings Corp. (HMSY) Receives Notification from NASDAQ Regarding Late Form 10-Q - May 30 at 5:34 PM logoHMS Holdings Receives Expected Notification from NASDAQ regarding Late Form 10-Q Filing - May 30 at 5:34 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Short Interest Update - May 29 at 7:14 AM logoHMSY MAY 2 DEADLINE: Rosen Law Firm Reminds HMS Holdings Corp. Investors of ... - May 24 at 10:37 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Downgraded to C+ at TheStreet - May 17 at 2:48 PM logoLawsuit for Investors in HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY) announced by Shareholders Foundation - May 16 at 11:19 AM logoHMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - May 16 at 8:42 AM logoHMS Holdings Corp. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:HMSY) : May 12, 2017 - May 12 at 6:22 PM logo Brokerages Anticipate HMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) to Post $0.16 EPS - May 12 at 12:02 AM logoHMS Holdings Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : HMSY-US : May 11, 2017 - May 11 at 6:18 PM logoEdited Transcript of HMSY earnings conference call or presentation 10-May-17 12:30pm GMT - May 11 at 6:18 PM logoHMS Holdings (HMSY) Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - May 10 at 6:36 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.01 EPS - May 10 at 3:32 PM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of HMS Holdings Corp. Q1 Earnings Report - May 10 at 1:33 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp. Reports First Quarter 2017 Results - May 10 at 1:33 PM logoHMS Holdings misses Street 1Q forecasts - May 10 at 1:33 PM logoInvestor Network: HMS Holdings Corp. to Host Earnings Call - May 10 at 1:33 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research - May 4 at 1:17 AM logoZacks Investment Research Downgrades HMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) to Sell - May 4 at 1:17 AM logoHMS Holdings Corp. to Report 1Q 2017 Financial and Operating Results - May 3 at 9:22 PM logoHMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Receiving Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Finds - May 3 at 10:32 AM logoFINAL DEADLINE ALERT - Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors of Class Action Against HMS Holdings Corp. (HMSY) and Lead Plaintiff Deadline - May 2, 2017 - May 2 at 4:12 PM logoDEADLINE TODAY: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Shareholders of HMS Holdings Corp. of a Class Action Lawsuit and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of May 2, 2017 - HMSY - May 2 at 4:12 PM logoMAY 2 DEADLINE: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against HMS Holdings Corp. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm - May 2 at 10:10 AM logoDEADLINE ALERT: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against HMS Holdings Corp. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm - May 1 at 1:32 PM



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