Performant Financial Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.02 (-0.44 %)
(As of 09/16/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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Volume297,743 shs
Average Volume1.65 million shs
Market Capitalization$257.21 million
P/E Ratio38.00
Dividend YieldN/A
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About Performant Financial

Performant Financial Corp. engages in the provision of technology-enabled audit, recovery, customer care, and related analytics services. Its services help identify improper payments, and in some markets, restructure and recover delinquent or defaulted assets and improper payments for both government and private clients. The company was founded in 1976 and is headquartered in Livermore, CA.


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Overall MarketRank

2.32 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

74th out of 391 stocks

Miscellaneous Business Services Industry

2nd out of 7 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 4.1Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Performant Financial (NASDAQ:PFMT) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Performant Financial a buy right now?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Performant Financial in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Performant Financial stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Performant Financial?

Wall Street analysts have given Performant Financial a "Buy" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Performant Financial wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Performant Financial?

Performant Financial saw a decline in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 734,200 shares, a decline of 45.6% from the August 15th total of 1,350,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 751,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.0 days. Approximately 1.5% of the company's shares are sold short.
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When is Performant Financial's next earnings date?

Performant Financial is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 9th 2021.
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How were Performant Financial's earnings last quarter?

Performant Financial Co. (NASDAQ:PFMT) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, August, 9th. The business services provider reported $0.01 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.12) by $0.13. Performant Financial had a negative net margin of 0.19% and a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 4.24%.
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How has Performant Financial's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Performant Financial's stock was trading at $0.95 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, PFMT shares have increased by 380.0% and is now trading at $4.56.
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What price target have analysts set for PFMT?

2 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Performant Financial's stock. Their forecasts range from $10.00 to $10.00. On average, they expect Performant Financial's stock price to reach $10.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 119.3% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Performant Financial's key executives?

Performant Financial's management team includes the following people:
  • Lisa C. Im, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer & Secretary
  • Rohit Ramchandani, Vice President-Finance & Strategy
  • Hal Leach, Chief Compliance Officer
  • Ian A. Johnston, Chief Accounting Officer, VP & Controller
  • Simeon M. Kohl, Vice President & General Manager-Healthcare

What is Lisa Im's approval rating as Performant Financial's CEO?

51 employees have rated Performant Financial CEO Lisa Im on Lisa Im has an approval rating of 53% among Performant Financial's employees. This puts Lisa Im in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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What other stocks do shareholders of Performant Financial own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Performant Financial investors own include OPKO Health (OPK), Actinium Pharmaceuticals (ATNM), BIOLASE (BIOL), AcelRx Pharmaceuticals (ACRX), Bank of America (BAC), Catalyst Biosciences (CBIO), Clean Energy Fuels (CLNE), Celsion (CLSN), Comstock Resources (CRK) and Edap Tms (EDAP).

What is Performant Financial's stock symbol?

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

Who are Performant Financial's major shareholders?

Performant Financial's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Cannell Capital LLC (5.59%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.89%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.59%), Tudor Investment Corp Et Al (1.88%), Bridgeway Capital Management LLC (1.75%) and Mirador Capital Partners LP (1.11%). Company insiders that own Performant Financial stock include Eric Yanagi, Parthenon Dcs Holdings, Llc, Pcp Managers Gp, Llc and Prescott Group Capital Managem.
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Which institutional investors are selling Performant Financial stock?

PFMT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mirador Capital Partners LP, Squarepoint Ops LLC, Group One Trading L.P., and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have sold Performant Financial company stock in the last year include Eric Yanagi, Parthenon Dcs Holdings, Llc, and Pcp Managers Gp, Llc.
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Which institutional investors are buying Performant Financial stock?

PFMT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cannell Capital LLC, Tudor Investment Corp Et Al, Vanguard Group Inc., EAM Investors LLC, Bridgeway Capital Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Next Century Growth Investors LLC, and State Street Corp.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Performant Financial's stock price today?

One share of PFMT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.56.

How much money does Performant Financial make?

Performant Financial has a market capitalization of $257.21 million and generates $155.94 million in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $-13,990,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.12 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Performant Financial have?

Performant Financial employs 1,269 workers across the globe.

What is Performant Financial's official website?

The official website for Performant Financial is

Where are Performant Financial's headquarters?

Performant Financial is headquartered at 333 North Cayons Parkway, Livermore CA, 94551.

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 (866) 256-0057 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 9/16/2021 by Staff
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