Performant Financial Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:PFMT)

$2.68 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 02/20/2018 03:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$2.68
Today's Range$2.67 - $2.80
52-Week Range$1.50 - $3.52
Volume165,800 shs
Average Volume397,064 shs
Market Capitalization$136.58 million
P/E Ratio-5.36
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.39

About Performant Financial (NASDAQ:PFMT)

Performant Financial logoPerformant Financial Corporation (Performant) provides technology-enabled recovery and related analytics services in the United States. The Company's services identify and recover delinquent or defaulted assets and improper payments for both government and private clients in a range of markets. The Company provides its services on an outsourced basis where the Company handles many or all aspects of its clients' recovery processes. The Company uses its technology-enabled services platform to provide recovery and analytics services in a range of markets for the identification and recovery of student loans, improper healthcare payments and delinquent state tax and federal treasury receivables. It provides recovery services to the government-supported student loan industry and its clients include the Department of Education and Guaranty Agencies, as well as private financial institutions. The Company provides recovery services related to improper payments in the healthcare market.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business Support Services
Sub-IndustryDiversified Support Services
SectorBusiness Services
SymbolNASDAQ:PFMT
CUSIP71377E10
Phone925-960-4800

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.49%
Current Ratio1.17%
Quick Ratio1.17%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-5.36
Forward P/E Ratio-10.72
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$141.36 million
Price / Sales0.97
Cash Flow$0.60 per share
Price / Cash4.47
Book Value$1.72 per share
Price / Book1.56

Profitability

Trailing EPS($0.50)
Net Income$-11,450,000.00
Net Margins-19.27%
Return on Equity-15.46%
Return on Assets-7.34%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,211
Outstanding Shares50,960,000

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) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 7th. The business services provider reported ($0.13) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.05) by $0.08. The business services provider had revenue of $29.70 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $31.45 million. Performant Financial had a negative net margin of 19.27% and a negative return on equity of 15.46%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 4.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.02 EPS. View Performant Financial's Earnings History.

When will Performant Financial make its next earnings announcement?

Performant Financial is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates 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:

  • Lisa C. Im, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer (Age 51)
  • Jeffrey R. Haughton, President, Chief Operating Officer (Age 41)
  • Ian A. Johnston, Acting Principal Financial officer, Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President (Age 62)
  • Harold T Leach Jr., Chief Compliance Officer (Age 58)
  • Brian P. Golson, Director (Age 45)
  • Bradley M. Fluegel, Independent Director (Age 55)
  • Todd R. Ford, Independent Director (Age 48)
  • Bruce Edward Hansen, Independent Director (Age 57)
  • William D. Hansen, Independent Director (Age 57)

Who owns Performant Financial stock?

Performant Financial's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Prescott Group Capital Management L.L.C. (8.33%), PHILADELPHIA FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT OF SAN FRANCISCO, LLC (5.62%), PHILADELPHIA FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT OF SAN FRANCISCO, LLC (5.62%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.66%) and Sterling Capital Management LLC (0.59%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Performant Financial.

Who sold Performant Financial stock? Who is selling Performant Financial stock?

Performant Financial's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prescott Group Capital Management L.L.C. and Sterling Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Performant Financial.

Who bought Performant Financial stock? Who is buying Performant Financial stock?

Performant Financial's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Performant Financial.

How do I buy Performant Financial stock?

Shares of Performant Financial 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 Performant Financial stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.68.

How big of a company is Performant Financial?

Performant Financial has a market capitalization of $136.58 million and generates $141.36 million in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $-11,450,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.50) on an earnings per share basis. Performant Financial employs 1,211 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:  139 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  159 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  298
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Performant Financial 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

Performant Financial (NASDAQ:PFMT) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 3.003.002.002.00
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: N/AN/AN/AN/A
Price Target Upside: N/AN/AN/AN/A

Performant Financial (NASDAQ:PFMT) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Performant Financial (NASDAQ:PFMT)

Performant Financial (NASDAQ:PFMT) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
1/12/2018Compass PointUpgradeNeutral -> BuyHighView Rating Details
3/28/2016Goldman Sachs GroupLower Price TargetBuy -> Neutral$8.00 -> $7.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/20/2016 forward)

Earnings

Performant Financial (NASDAQ:PFMT) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Performant Financial (NASDAQ:PFMT)

Performant Financial (NASDAQ PFMT) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/27/2018($0.03)N/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2017Q3 2017($0.05)($0.13)$31.45 million$29.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2017Q2 2017($0.02)($0.01)$32.65 million$35.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2017Q1 2017($0.01)($0.05)$33.65 million$33.11 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/1/2017Q4 2016($0.04)($0.03)$29.65 million$33.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2016Q3($0.02)$0.02$30.00 million$31.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q2($0.01)$0.06$41.30 million$38.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q1($0.01)$0.04$36.01 million$38.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2016Q4$0.03$0.08$38.72 million$41.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315($0.01)$0.02$37.89 million$38.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.05$37.72 million$41.26 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q414($0.01)$38.50 million$38.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/26/2015Q4 2014$0.01($0.01)$40.02 million$39.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q314$0.04$0.01$47.40 million$39.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214$0.15$0.14$57.94 million$57.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114$0.14$0.15$56.73 million$58.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q413$0.14$0.18$59.52 million$60.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q3 2013$0.22$0.32$67.46 million$76.81 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q2 2013$0.20$0.26$60.80 million$69.16 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2013Q1 2013$0.07$0.07$48.70 million$49.36 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2013Q4 2012$0.15$0.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2012Q3 2012$0.12$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Estimates

Performant Financial (NASDAQ:PFMT) Earnings Estimates

QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20181$0.03$0.03$0.03
(Earnings estimates data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Performant Financial (NASDAQ:PFMT)


No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Performant Financial (NASDAQ PFMT) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Ownership Percentage: 33.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 53.08%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Performant Financial (NASDAQ:PFMT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Performant Financial (NASDAQ:PFMT)

Performant Financial (NASDAQ PFMT) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
1/12/2018Lisa ImCEOSell150,000$2.88$432,000.001,428,234View SEC Filing  
1/8/2018Lisa ImCEOSell40,450$1.60$64,720.001,456,884View SEC Filing  
3/3/2015Lisa ImCEOBuy10,800$4.62$49,896.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2014Brian P GolsonDirectorSell997,392$8.72$8,697,258.24View SEC Filing  
7/9/2014Harold Leach JrCOOSell35,222$10.56$371,944.32View SEC Filing  
7/8/2014Hakan OrvellCFOSell42,000$10.52$441,840.00View SEC Filing  
7/8/2014Harold Leach JrCOOSell45,538$10.52$479,059.76View SEC Filing  
1/9/2014Jon ShaverInsiderSell22,000$11.09$243,980.00338,987View SEC Filing  
12/5/2013Jon ShaverInsiderSell125,000$10.25$1,281,250.00338,987View SEC Filing  
2/5/2013Brian P GolsonDirectorSell6,689,008$10.20$68,227,881.60View SEC Filing  
11/26/2012Todd R FordDirectorBuy10,000$7.95$79,500.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Performant Financial (NASDAQ PFMT) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Performant Financial (PFMT) to Release Quarterly Earnings on TuesdayPerformant Financial (PFMT) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Tuesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 20 at 4:30 AM
Early Word on a Contract May Have Helped Investors Cash InEarly Word on a Contract May Have Helped Investors Cash In
finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 9:54 AM
Performant Financial (PFMT) and Willdan Group (WLDN) Financial ContrastPerformant Financial (PFMT) and Willdan Group (WLDN) Financial Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 17 at 7:10 PM
Insider Selling: Performant Financial Corp (PFMT) CEO Sells 150,000 Shares of StockInsider Selling: Performant Financial Corp (PFMT) CEO Sells 150,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 17 at 12:36 AM
Performant Financial (PFMT) Awarded Student Loan Recovery Contract from DOE (Earlier)Performant Financial (PFMT) Awarded Student Loan Recovery Contract from DOE (Earlier)
www.streetinsider.com - January 14 at 9:58 AM
Performant Financial (PFMT) Rating Increased to Buy at Compass PointPerformant Financial (PFMT) Rating Increased to Buy at Compass Point
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 14 at 6:40 AM
It could cost taxpayers $800 million to collect student debt from struggling borrowersIt could cost taxpayers $800 million to collect student debt from struggling borrowers
finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 4:35 PM
Pre-Open Movers 1/12: (ARDM) (WATT) (EXAS) (FCEL) (FB) (TMHC) (More..)Pre-Open Movers 1/12: (ARDM) (WATT) (EXAS) (FCEL) (FB) (TMHC) (More..)
www.streetinsider.com - January 12 at 10:13 AM
Performants stock rockets after winning contract to collect on defaulted federal student loansPerformant's stock rockets after winning contract to collect on defaulted federal student loans
finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 10:13 AM
Performant Financial almost doubles on student loan recovery contractPerformant Financial almost doubles on student loan recovery contract
seekingalpha.com - January 12 at 9:35 AM
Performant Financial Corp (PFMT) CEO Lisa Im Sells 40,450 SharesPerformant Financial Corp (PFMT) CEO Lisa Im Sells 40,450 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 10 at 7:58 PM
Financial Comparison: Information Services Group (III) & Performant Financial (PFMT)Financial Comparison: Information Services Group (III) & Performant Financial (PFMT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 10 at 8:02 AM
Zacks Investment Research Lowers Performant Financial (PFMT) to Strong SellZacks Investment Research Lowers Performant Financial (PFMT) to Strong Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 30 at 8:56 PM
Performant Financial (PFMT) vs. Information Services Group (III) Financial ContrastPerformant Financial (PFMT) vs. Information Services Group (III) Financial Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 20 at 3:22 AM
Performant Financial (PFMT) Lifted to Hold at ValuEnginePerformant Financial (PFMT) Lifted to Hold at ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 2 at 9:10 PM
ETFs with exposure to Performant Financial Corp. : November 29, 2017ETFs with exposure to Performant Financial Corp. : November 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 5:01 PM
Performant Financial Corp. :PFMT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : November 15, 2017Performant Financial Corp. :PFMT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : November 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 18 at 10:51 AM
ETFs with exposure to Performant Financial Corp. : November 16, 2017ETFs with exposure to Performant Financial Corp. : November 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 18 at 10:51 AM
Performant Awarded California Correctional Health Care Services Recovery Audit ContractPerformant Awarded California Correctional Health Care Services Recovery Audit Contract
finance.yahoo.com - November 15 at 7:22 AM
Performant Financial Corporation to Host Earnings CallPerformant Financial Corporation to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 11:29 AM
Performant Financial Corporation Announces Financial Results for Third Quarter 2017Performant Financial Corporation Announces Financial Results for Third Quarter 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 11:29 AM
Performant Financial reports 3Q lossPerformant Financial reports 3Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 11:28 AM
Edited Transcript of PFMT earnings conference call or presentation 7-Nov-17 10:00pm GMTEdited Transcript of PFMT earnings conference call or presentation 7-Nov-17 10:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 11:28 AM
Performant Financial Corporation (PFMT) Issues  Earnings ResultsPerformant Financial Corporation (PFMT) Issues Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 7 at 6:56 PM
Performant Financial Corporation to Report Third Quarter Earnings on November 7, 2017Performant Financial Corporation to Report Third Quarter Earnings on November 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 25 at 9:03 AM
Performant Financial Corporation (PFMT) Scheduled to Post Earnings on WednesdayPerformant Financial Corporation (PFMT) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Wednesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 25 at 7:49 AM
Contrasting Performant Financial Corporation (PFMT) and Its CompetitorsContrasting Performant Financial Corporation (PFMT) and Its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 10 at 6:26 AM
Performant Awarded CMS Medicare Secondary Payer Commercial Recovery Center ContractPerformant Awarded CMS Medicare Secondary Payer Commercial Recovery Center Contract
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 3:46 PM
Contrasting Vectrus (VEC) and Performant Financial Corporation (PFMT)Contrasting Vectrus (VEC) and Performant Financial Corporation (PFMT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 30 at 6:44 AM
Performant Financial Corporation (PFMT) and Its Peers Financial ReviewPerformant Financial Corporation (PFMT) and Its Peers Financial Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 12:38 AM
Performant Business Services, Inc. -- Moodys withdraws Performants ratingsPerformant Business Services, Inc. -- Moody's withdraws Performant's ratings
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 8:33 AM
Performant Financial Corporation (PFMT) & H&E Equipment Services (HEES) Financial ComparisonPerformant Financial Corporation (PFMT) & H&E Equipment Services (HEES) Financial Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 29 at 10:28 PM
ETFs with exposure to Performant Financial Corp. : August 23, 2017ETFs with exposure to Performant Financial Corp. : August 23, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 24 at 10:59 AM
Reviewing Performant Financial Corporation (PFMT) & Lifelock (LOCK)Reviewing Performant Financial Corporation (PFMT) & Lifelock (LOCK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 4:16 PM
Q4 2017 Earnings Estimate for Performant Financial Corporation (PFMT) Issued By William BlairQ4 2017 Earnings Estimate for Performant Financial Corporation (PFMT) Issued By William Blair
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 21 at 5:52 AM
Performant Financial Corp. :PFMT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 10, 2017Performant Financial Corp. :PFMT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 7:33 AM
Investor Network: Performant Financial Corporation to Host Earnings CallInvestor Network: Performant Financial Corporation to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 6:21 AM
Investor Network: Performant Financial Corporation to Host Earnings CallInvestor Network: Performant Financial Corporation to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 6:21 AM
Performant Financial Corporation Announces Financial Results for Second Quarter 2017Performant Financial Corporation Announces Financial Results for Second Quarter 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 6:21 AM
Performant Financial Corporation Announces Financial Results for Second Quarter 2017Performant Financial Corporation Announces Financial Results for Second Quarter 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 6:21 AM
Edited Transcript of PFMT earnings conference call or presentation 8-Aug-17 9:00pm GMTEdited Transcript of PFMT earnings conference call or presentation 8-Aug-17 9:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 6:21 AM
Edited Transcript of PFMT earnings conference call or presentation 8-Aug-17 9:00pm GMTEdited Transcript of PFMT earnings conference call or presentation 8-Aug-17 9:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 6:21 AM
Performant Financial reports 2Q lossPerformant Financial reports 2Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 6:21 AM
Performant Financial reports 2Q lossPerformant Financial reports 2Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 6:21 AM
Performant Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:PFMT) Posts Quarterly  Earnings ResultsPerformant Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:PFMT) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 6:50 PM
Performant Financial Corporation (PFMT) to Release Earnings on TuesdayPerformant Financial Corporation (PFMT) to Release Earnings on Tuesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 11:27 AM
ICF International (ICFI) & Performant Financial Corporation (PFMT) Head to Head AnalysisICF International (ICFI) & Performant Financial Corporation (PFMT) Head to Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 12:34 AM
Performant Financial Corporation to Report Second Quarter Earnings on August 8, 2017Performant Financial Corporation to Report Second Quarter Earnings on August 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 4:23 PM
Head to Head Analysis: Performant Financial Corporation (PFMT) & Lifelock (LOCK)Head to Head Analysis: Performant Financial Corporation (PFMT) & Lifelock (LOCK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 1 at 2:08 PM
Analyzing Performant Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:PFMT) and Alliance Data Systems Corporation (ADS)Analyzing Performant Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:PFMT) and Alliance Data Systems Corporation (ADS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 10:00 AM

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