Performant Financial Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.19 (-4.06 %)
(As of 07/27/2021 11:02 AM ET)
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Volume7,347 shs
Average Volume856,609 shs
Market Capitalization$248.07 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
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About Performant Financial

Performant Financial Corporation provides technology-enabled audit, recovery, outsource customer, and related analytics services in the United States. The company offers recovery services to the clients in Federal guaranteed student loan program and private institutions; identifies and tracks defaulted borrowers across its clients' portfolios of student loans; rehabilitates and recovers past due student loans; provides tax recovery services to federal, state and municipal agencies; recovers government debt for various federal agencies; and offers audit and recovery services to identify improper healthcare payments for public and private healthcare clients. It also identifies improper payments resulting from incorrect coding, procedures that were not medically necessary, incomplete documentation, and claims submitted based on outdated fee schedules; and provides default aversion and/or first party call center services. In addition, the company offers Performant Insight that provides various services, such as post- and pre-payment audit of healthcare claims, detection of fraud, waste and abuse of healthcare claims, coordination of benefits, and pharmacy fraud detection services. 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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Overall MarketRank

1.45 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

165th out of 545 stocks

Miscellaneous Business Services Industry

3rd out of 20 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 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 drop in short interest in the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 831,900 shares, a drop of 50.2% from the June 30th total of 1,670,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 653,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.3 days. Currently, 2.1% of the shares of the company 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, August 10th 2021.
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How were Performant Financial's earnings last quarter?

Performant Financial Co. (NASDAQ:PFMT) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 13th. The business services provider reported ($0.06) EPS for the quarter. The business services provider had revenue of $31.39 million for the quarter. Performant Financial had a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 5.31% and a negative net margin of 4.20%.
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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 stock has increased by 392.6% and is now trading at $4.68.
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What price target have analysts set for PFMT?

2 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Performant Financial's shares. Their forecasts range from $10.00 to $10.00. On average, they expect Performant Financial's share price to reach $10.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 113.7% 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:
  • Ms. Lisa C. Im, Chairman, CEO & Sec. (Age 56, Pay $625.4k)
  • Mr. Ian A. Johnston, VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 66, Pay $326.74k)
  • Mr. Harold T. Leach Jr., Chief Compliance Officer (Age 63, Pay $422.49k)
  • Mr. Simeon M. Kohl, Sr. VP of Healthcare & GM of Healthcare (Age 54, Pay $378.9k)
  • 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
  • Ms. Amanda Purvis, Head of Product Innovation

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.

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).

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 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 $4.68.

How much money does Performant Financial make?

Performant Financial has a market capitalization of $258.57 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 925-960-4800 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/27/2021 by Staff
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