NASDAQ:PFMT - Performant Financial Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$2.15 -0.10 (-4.44 %)
(As of 06/22/2018 05:06 AM ET)
Previous Close$2.25
Today's Range$2.12 - $2.26
52-Week Range$1.52 - $3.52
Volume23,300 shs
Average Volume150,015 shs
Market Capitalization$116.42 million
P/E Ratio-11.32
Dividend YieldN/A
Performant Financial logoPerformant Financial Corporation provides technology-enabled audit, recovery, customer care, and related analytics services in the United States. The company offers recovery services primarily to the government-supported student loan industry, serving guaranty agencies, the Department of Education, and private financial institutions; and restructures and recovers student loans issued directly by banks to students outside of federal lending programs. It also provides audit and recovery services related to improper payments in the healthcare market; and recovery and risk management advisory services to the Department of the Treasury and various financial institutions, as well as to several federal, state, and municipal tax authorities. In addition, the company offers services from post-and pre-payment audit of healthcare claims to detection of fraud, waste and abuse of healthcare claims, to coordination of benefits and pharmacy fraud detection. The company was formerly known as DCS Holdings, Inc. and changed its name to Performant Financial Corporation in 2005. Performant Financial Corporation was founded in 1976 and is headquartered in Livermore, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous business services
Sub-IndustryDiversified Support Services
SectorBusiness Services


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.43
Current Ratio2.44
Quick Ratio2.44


Trailing P/E Ratio-11.32
Forward P/E Ratio-13.44
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$132.05 million
Price / Sales0.84
Cash Flow$0.0410 per share
Price / Cash52.47
Book Value$1.58 per share
Price / Book1.36


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.19)
Net Income$-12,720,000.00
Net Margins-0.84%
Return on Equity-14.68%
Return on Assets-7.55%


Outstanding Shares51,510,000

Performant Financial (NASDAQ:PFMT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Performant Financial's stock symbol?

Performant Financial trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PFMT."

How were Performant Financial's earnings last quarter?

Performant Financial Corp (NASDAQ:PFMT) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 8th. The business services provider reported ($0.08) EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.11) by $0.03. The business services provider had revenue of $57.02 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $29.10 million. Performant Financial had a negative return on equity of 14.68% and a negative net margin of 0.84%. View Performant Financial's Earnings History.

When is Performant Financial's next earnings date?

Performant Financial is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August, 14th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Performant Financial.

What price target have analysts set for PFMT?

1 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Performant Financial's shares. Their predictions range from $3.50 to $3.50. On average, they expect Performant Financial's stock price to reach $3.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Performant Financial.

Who are some of Performant Financial's key competitors?

Who are Performant Financial's key executives?

Performant Financial's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Lisa C. Im, Chairman & CEO (Age 53)
  • Mr. Jeffrey R. Haughton, Pres & COO (Age 42)
  • Mr. Ian A. Johnston, VP, CAO & Acting Principal Financial Officer (Age 63)
  • Mr. Harold T. Leach Jr., Chief Compliance Officer (Age 60)
  • Mr. Simeon M. Kohl, VP of Healthcare & GM of Healthcare (Age 51)

Has Performant Financial been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about PFMT stock has been trending positive this week, according to Accern. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Performant Financial earned a daily sentiment score of 0.31 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the business services provider an impact score of 45.44 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are Performant Financial's major shareholders?

Performant Financial's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Prescott Group Capital Management L.L.C. (8.32%), PHILADELPHIA FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT OF SAN FRANCISCO, LLC (4.52%), RMB Capital Management LLC (2.50%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.23%), Mendon Capital Advisors Corp (1.07%) and 22NW LP (0.62%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Performant Financial.

Which major investors are selling Performant Financial stock?

PFMT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including 22NW LP, RMB Capital Management LLC and Mendon Capital Advisors Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Performant Financial.

Which major investors are buying Performant Financial stock?

PFMT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Prescott Group Capital Management L.L.C. and Mirador Capital Partners LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Performant Financial.

How do I buy shares of Performant Financial?

Shares of PFMT 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 Performant Financial's stock price today?

One share of PFMT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.15.

How big of a company is Performant Financial?

Performant Financial has a market capitalization of $116.42 million and generates $132.05 million in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $-12,720,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.19) on an earnings per share basis. Performant Financial employs 1,260 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Performant Financial?

Performant Financial's mailing address is 333 North Cayons Parkway, Livermore CA, 94551. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 925-960-4800 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Performant Financial (PFMT)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  160 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  184 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  344
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Performant Financial and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PFMT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PFMT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/22/2018 by Staff

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