NASDAQ:HSTM - HealthStream Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$29.39 -0.01 (-0.03 %)
(As of 07/16/2018 07:25 AM ET)
Previous Close$29.40
Today's Range$29.11 - $29.50
52-Week Range$21.15 - $30.89
Volume81,259 shs
Average Volume210,166 shs
Market Capitalization$949.39 million
P/E Ratio108.85
Dividend YieldN/A
HealthStream logoHealthStream, Inc. provides workforce and provider solutions to the healthcare organizations in the United States. It operates in HealthStream Workforce Solutions and HealthStream Provider Solutions segments. The company offers workforce development solutions comprising software-as-a-service (SaaS) and subscription-based products to meet talent management, training, certification, competency assessment, performance appraisal, and development needs, as well as training, implementation, and account management services. It also provides applications for recruiting and applicant tracking; learning; performance appraisal; compensation management; succession planning; competency management; credentialing and privileging; provider enrollment; disclosure management; clinical development; simulation-based education; and industry-sponsored training. In addition, the company offers EchoCredentialing, a platform that manages medical staff credentialing and privileging processes; EchoOneApp, an enrollment platform; and EchoAccess, a platform that supports hospital call centers. Further, it provides Verity, a SaaS-based credentialing, privileging, and enrollment solution. The company markets its products and services to healthcare industry, including private, not for profit, and government entities, as well as pharmaceutical and medical device companies. HealthStream, Inc. was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Computer programming, data processing, & other computer related
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Technology
SectorComputer and Technology


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio1.85
Quick Ratio1.85


Trailing P/E Ratio108.85
Forward P/E Ratio89.06
P/E Growth5.18

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$247.66 million
Price / Sales3.83
Cash Flow$1.0934 per share
Price / Cash26.88
Book Value$9.41 per share
Price / Book3.12


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.27
Net Income$10 million
Net Margins13.42%
Return on Equity3.48%
Return on Assets2.50%


Outstanding Shares32,300,000
Market Cap$949.39

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HealthStream (NASDAQ:HSTM) Frequently Asked Questions

What is HealthStream's stock symbol?

HealthStream trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "HSTM."

How often does HealthStream pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for HealthStream?

HealthStream declared a special dividend on Wednesday, February 14th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, March 6th will be given a dividend of $1.00 per share on Tuesday, April 3rd. The ex-dividend date is Monday, March 5th. View HealthStream's Dividend History.

How were HealthStream's earnings last quarter?

HealthStream, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSTM) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, April, 30th. The technology company reported $0.11 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.06 by $0.05. The technology company earned $54.90 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $55.85 million. HealthStream had a return on equity of 3.48% and a net margin of 13.42%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 5.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.04 earnings per share. View HealthStream's Earnings History.

When is HealthStream's next earnings date?

HealthStream is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July, 23rd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for HealthStream.

What price target have analysts set for HSTM?

7 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for HealthStream's shares. Their forecasts range from $19.00 to $30.00. On average, they expect HealthStream's share price to reach $24.8333 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 15.5%. View Analyst Ratings for HealthStream.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for HealthStream?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for HealthStream in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

What are Wall Street analysts saying about HealthStream stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about HealthStream stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "HealthStream is dedicated to improving patient outcomes through the development of healthcare organizations' greatest asset: their people. Their unified suite of solutions is contracted by, collectively, over 4.5 million healthcare employees in the U.S. for workforce development, training & learning management, talent management, performance assessment, and managing simulation-based education programs. Their research solutions provide valuable insight to healthcare providers to meet HCAHPS requirements, improve the patient experience, engage their workforce, and enhance physician alignment. Their provider solutions offer healthcare providers innovative tools to support healthcare organizations in appropriately credentialing and privileging their workforce. " (5/3/2018)
  • 2. Barrington Research analysts commented, "We expect HealthStream to report Q1/18 revenue of $55.5 million, which is 1% less than the FactSet consensus of $55.8 million. Our revenue forecast represents a year-over-year decline of 7% and a sequential decline of 12%. Excluding the Patient Experience Solutions (PES) business, which was divested in February 2018, our revenue forecast calls for year-over-year growth of 7% and a sequentially flat change. Earnings outlook: We expect HealthStream to report Q1/18 non-GAAP EPS of $0.05, which is less than the Factset consensus of $0.06. Our EPS forecast represents a year- over-year decline of 6% (from $0.06) and a sequentially flat change (from $0.05). Growth drivers: On a year-over-year basis, we expect total revenue growth to be led by the Provider Solutions (PS) business, which should grow 19% in Q1/18. Excluding PES revenue, the business comprised 17% of trailing twelve months (TTM) revenue." (4/26/2018)
  • 3. Cantor Fitzgerald analysts commented, "On February 12, HSTM announced the sale of its patient experience business to Press Ganey Associates (private) for $65.5 million in cash. The patient experience business represented about 15% of total HSTM revenue." (2/12/2018)
  • 4. Canaccord Genuity analysts commented, "We maintain our HOLD rating and $25 PT and will reevaluate our thesis and PT following tomorrow’s conference call. We suspect shares may react favorably given the strong operating income beat and raised 2017 operating income guidance, although we note that the implied 4Q guide is disappointing versus our previous estimates and consensus. Key positive: Delivering significant upside to operating income and raising 2017 operating income guidance will be viewed favorably. In the past, investors have questioned when HSTM would begin to deliver improved profitability. Key negative: Normalized growth in Workforce Solutions. The company’s largest division experienced a slowdown in growth." (10/23/2017)

Who are some of HealthStream's key competitors?

Who are HealthStream's key executives?

HealthStream's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert A. Frist Jr., Chairman & CEO (Age 51)
  • Mr. J. Edward Pearson, Pres & COO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Gerard M. Hayden Jr., Sr. VP, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 63)
  • Mr. Michael J. Sousa, Sr. VP & Pres of Provider Solutions (Age 49)
  • Mr. Jeffrey D. Cunningham, Sr. VP & CTO

Has HealthStream been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about HSTM stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. HealthStream earned a daily sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern's scale. They also gave news coverage about the technology company an impact score of 46.11 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are HealthStream's major shareholders?

HealthStream's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Riverbridge Partners LLC (3.50%). Company insiders that own HealthStream stock include C Martin Harris, Gerard M Hayden Jr, Jeffrey Doster, Jeffrey L Mclaren, Linda Rebrovick, Michael Sousa, Tate Deborah Taylor and William Stead. View Institutional Ownership Trends for HealthStream.

Which major investors are selling HealthStream stock?

HSTM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Riverbridge Partners LLC. Company insiders that have sold HealthStream company stock in the last year include C Martin Harris, Gerard M Hayden Jr, Jeffrey Doster, Jeffrey L Mclaren, Linda Rebrovick, Michael Sousa and William Stead. View Insider Buying and Selling for HealthStream.

How do I buy shares of HealthStream?

Shares of HSTM 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 HealthStream's stock price today?

One share of HSTM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.39.

How big of a company is HealthStream?

HealthStream has a market capitalization of $949.39 million and generates $247.66 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns $10 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.27 on an earnings per share basis. HealthStream employs 1,027 workers across the globe.

How can I contact HealthStream?

HealthStream's mailing address is 209 10TH AVENUE SOUTH SUITE 450, NASHVILLE TN, 37203. The technology company can be reached via phone at 615-301-3100 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for HealthStream (NASDAQ HSTM)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  205 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  247 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  452
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This page was last updated on 7/16/2018 by Staff

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