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Performant Financial Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.01 (-1.27 %)
(As of 12/4/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $0.78
50-Day Range
MA: $1.01
52-Week Range
Now: $0.78
Volume288,212 shs
Average Volume213,800 shs
Market Capitalization$42.57 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Performant Financial Corporation provides technology-enabled audit, recovery, outsource customer, and related analytics services in the United States. The company offers recovery services primarily to the government-supported student loan industry serving guaranty agencies, private financial institutions, and the Department of Education; 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 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

0.88 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous business services
Sub-IndustryDiversified Support Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PFMT



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$150.43 million
Book Value$0.99 per share


Net Income$-26,820,000.00


Market Cap$42.57 million
Next Earnings Date3/16/2021 (Estimated)
-0.01 (-1.27 %)
(As of 12/4/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Performant Financial (NASDAQ:PFMT) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Performant Financial's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Performant Financial's stock was trading at $0.95 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, PFMT shares have decreased by 18.2% and is now trading at $0.7774.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Performant Financial?

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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, March 16th 2021.
View our earnings forecast for Performant Financial

How were Performant Financial's earnings last quarter?

Performant Financial Co. (NASDAQ:PFMT) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 11th. The business services provider reported ($0.01) earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.02) by $0.01. The business services provider earned $33.79 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $42.10 million. Performant Financial had a negative net margin of 19.83% and a negative return on equity of 13.36%.
View Performant Financial's earnings history

Are investors shorting Performant Financial?

Performant Financial saw a increase in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 156,900 shares, an increase of 1,790.4% from the October 31st total of 8,300 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 546,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.3 days. Approximately 0.4% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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Who are some of Performant Financial's key competitors?

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).

Who are Performant Financial's key executives?

Performant Financial's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Lisa C. Im, Chairman, CEO & Sec. (Age 55, Pay $422.1k)
  • Mr. Ian A. Johnston, VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 65, Pay $244.55k)
  • Mr. Harold T. Leach Jr., Chief Compliance Officer (Age 62, Pay $267.01k)
  • Mr. Simeon M. Kohl, VP of Healthcare & GM of Healthcare (Age 53, Pay $261.75k)
  • Mr. Rohit Ramchandani, VP of Fin. & Strategy
  • Mr. Jeffrey Nelson C.F.A., CFP, Ph.D., VP of Technology
  • Mr. Richard Zubek, Investor Relations Professional

What is Performant Financial's stock symbol?

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

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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Performant Financial's stock price today?

One share of PFMT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.78.

How big of a company is Performant Financial?

Performant Financial has a market capitalization of $42.57 million and generates $150.43 million in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $-26,820,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.40) on an earnings per share basis. Performant Financial employs 1,615 workers across the globe.

What is Performant Financial's official website?

The official website for Performant Financial is performantcorp.com.

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]

This page was last updated on 12/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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