Premier Company Profile (NASDAQ:PINC)

About Premier (NASDAQ:PINC)

Premier logoPremier, Inc. is a healthcare improvement company. The Company is uniting an alliance of approximately 3,750 United States hospitals and more than 130,000 other provider organizations to transform healthcare. The Company operates healthcare group purchasing organizations and also provides integrated data and analytics, supply chain solutions, advisory services, performance improvement collaborative and other services. The Company plays a role in the healthcare industry, collaborating with members to co-develop long-term innovations that reinvent and improve the way care is delivered to patients nationwide.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Healthcare Information Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:PINC
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.8 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 51,755,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $33.64
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $31.63
  • 52 Week Range: $28.27 - $35.06
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.46
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.50
  • P/E Growth: 1.53
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.35 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.33
  • Book Value: ($29.08) per share
  • Price / Book: -1.20
  • EBIDTA: $395.31 million
  • Net Margins: 63.27%
  • Return on Equity: -11.92%
  • Return on Assets: 10.60%
  • Current Ratio: 0.65%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.57%
  • Average Volume: 446,424 shs.
  • Beta: 0.5
  • Short Ratio: 7.23

Frequently Asked Questions for Premier (NASDAQ:PINC)

What is Premier's stock symbol?

Premier trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PINC."

How were Premier's earnings last quarter?

Premier Inc (NASDAQ:PINC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, May, 8th. The company reported $0.52 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.47 by $0.05. The company had revenue of $379.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $401.71 million. Premier had a negative return on equity of 11.92% and a net margin of 63.27%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 27.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.44 earnings per share. View Premier's Earnings History.

What guidance has Premier issued on next quarter's earnings?

Premier updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 8th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.89-1.94 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.88. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.432-1.472 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.50 billion.

Where is Premier's stock going? Where will Premier's stock price be in 2017?

13 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Premier's shares. Their forecasts range from $34.00 to $40.00. On average, they expect Premier's stock price to reach $38.80 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Premier.

Who are some of Premier's key competitors?

Who owns Premier stock?

Premier's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (15.00%), Vanguard Group Inc. (7.98%), TimesSquare Capital Management LLC (5.20%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (5.10%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (4.44%) and Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. (3.31%). Company insiders that own Premier stock include Craig S Mckasson, Durral R Gilbert, Keith J Figlioli, Kelli L Price, R Wesley Champion and Stephen R D'arcy. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Premier.

Who sold Premier stock? Who is selling Premier stock?

Premier's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alliancebernstein L.P., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, Janus Capital Management LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC., Blair William & Co. IL and Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC. Company insiders that have sold Premier stock in the last year include Craig S Mckasson, Durral R Gilbert, Kelli L Price, R Wesley Champion and Stephen R D'arcy. View Insider Buying and Selling for Premier.

Who bought Premier stock? Who is buying Premier stock?

Premier's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Citadel Advisors LLC, Pembroke Management LTD, Vanguard Group Inc., River Road Asset Management LLC, Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp and Highbridge Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Premier.

How do I buy Premier stock?

Shares of Premier can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Premier stock cost?

One share of Premier stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.82.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Premier (NASDAQ:PINC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 12 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.85)
Consensus Price Target: $38.80 (11.43% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Premier (NASDAQ:PINC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/25/2017Bank of America CorpBoost Price TargetBuy$37.00 -> $39.00LowView Rating Details
4/13/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$40.00LowView Rating Details
3/3/2017Evercore ISIDowngradeHold -> UnderperformN/AView Rating Details
2/7/2017Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Set Price TargetBuy$40.00N/AView Rating Details
2/7/2017William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformN/AView Rating Details
1/13/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$40.00N/AView Rating Details
12/1/2016Wells Fargo & CoReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
11/4/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingBuy$39.00N/AView Rating Details
10/28/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightN/AView Rating Details
8/29/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.Lower Price TargetBuy$40.00 -> $38.00N/AView Rating Details
8/23/2016Robert W. BairdLower Price TargetOutperform$41.00 -> $39.00N/AView Rating Details
8/23/2016Citigroup IncBoost Price TargetBuy$38.00 -> $40.00N/AView Rating Details
8/23/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweight$41.00 -> $39.00N/AView Rating Details
5/22/2016KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
2/9/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesLower Price TargetNeutral$38.00 -> $30.00N/AView Rating Details
11/11/2015Avondale PartnersUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$45.00N/AView Rating Details
11/2/2015Raymond James Financial, Inc.Boost Price TargetOutperform$39.00 -> $42.00N/AView Rating Details
8/25/2015Topeka Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$42.00 -> $40.00N/AView Rating Details
6/18/2015StephensInitiated CoverageOutperform$42.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/27/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Premier (NASDAQ:PINC)
Earnings by Quarter for Premier (NASDAQ:PINC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Premier (NASDAQ:PINC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/8/2017Q3 2017$0.47$0.52$401.71 million$379.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2017Q217$0.45$0.46$372.66 million$358.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2016Q117$0.40$0.41$319.09 million$313.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/22/2016Q416$0.38$0.36$299.86 million$301.42 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q316$0.41$0.44$302.86 million$298.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/8/2016Q2$0.39$0.42$286.87 million$291.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2015Q1$0.37$0.38$265.69 million$270.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/24/2015Q415$0.36$0.36$261.62 million$266.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/11/2015Q315$0.36$0.38$261.00 million$261.72 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2015Q215$0.34$0.36$240.49 million$249.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/10/2014Q115$0.32$0.33$228.37 million$229.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/25/2014Q214$0.33$0.34$231.59 million$235.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/12/2014Q114$0.32$0.33$219.16 million$225.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q2$0.31$0.30$208.64 million$208.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Premier (NASDAQ:PINC)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.73
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.99
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20174$0.34$0.40$0.37
Q2 20175$0.40$0.42$0.41
Q3 20175$0.45$0.48$0.47
Q4 20175$0.47$0.51$0.49
Q1 20182$0.44$0.49$0.47
Q2 20182$0.45$0.50$0.48
Q3 20182$0.50$0.52$0.51
Q4 20182$0.53$0.55$0.54
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Premier (NASDAQ:PINC)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Premier (NASDAQ:PINC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 17.14%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 96.70%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Premier (NASDAQ:PINC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Premier (NASDAQ:PINC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Premier (NASDAQ:PINC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/15/2017Craig S MckassonInsiderSell10,750$34.84$374,530.00View SEC Filing  
3/15/2017Kelli L PriceVPSell10,000$30.80$308,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2017Craig S MckassonInsiderSell10,750$30.56$328,520.00View SEC Filing  
2/27/2017Stephen R D'arcyDirectorSell6,542$31.78$207,904.76View SEC Filing  
9/15/2016R. Wesley ChampionVPSell7,108$31.47$223,688.76View SEC Filing  
8/25/2016Stephen R D'arcyDirectorBuy4,000$30.91$123,640.00View SEC Filing  
7/12/2016Durral R GilbertInsiderSell20,000$34.00$680,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2016R. Wesley ChampionVPSell25,049$33.23$832,378.27View SEC Filing  
3/30/2016R. Wesley ChampionVPSell49,568$32.98$1,634,752.64View SEC Filing  
3/14/2016Keith J FiglioliVPSell28,866$33.02$953,155.32View SEC Filing  
2/11/2016Stephen R D'arcyDirectorBuy1,500$31.66$47,490.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015Stephen R. D'arcyDirectorBuy2,000$34.32$68,640.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2015Keith J FiglioliVPSell8,000$37.14$297,120.00View SEC Filing  
2/17/2015Stephen R D'arcyDirectorSell2,800$36.23$101,444.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015Keith J FiglioliVPSell16,000$35.00$560,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2013Craig S MckassonCFOBuy4,000$27.00$108,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2013Durral R GilbertInsiderBuy2,000$27.00$54,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2013Jeffrey W LemkinGeneral CounselBuy10,000$27.00$270,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2013Kelli L PriceVPBuy1,600$27.00$43,200.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2013Susan D DevoreCEOBuy15,000$27.00$405,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Premier (NASDAQ:PINC)
Latest Headlines for Premier (NASDAQ:PINC)
DateHeadline logoBank of America Corp Raises Premier Inc (PINC) Price Target to $39.00 - May 26 at 11:38 PM logoPost Earnings Coverage as Premier's Q3 Non-GAAP EPS Rose 18% Y-o-Y to Beat Market Forecasts - May 24 at 10:05 AM logoCraig S. Mckasson Sells 10,750 Shares of Premier Inc (PINC) Stock - May 15 at 10:34 PM logoEdited Transcript of PINC earnings conference call or presentation 8-May-17 9:00pm GMT - May 14 at 10:54 AM logoZacks Investment Research Downgrades Premier Inc (PINC) to Hold - May 13 at 12:44 PM logoQ3 2018 EPS Estimates for Premier Inc (PINC) Cut by Oppenheimer Holdings - May 12 at 5:12 PM logoOppenheimer Holdings Weighs in on Premier Inc's FY2017 Earnings (PINC) - May 11 at 11:08 AM logoEquities Analysts Issue Forecasts for Premier Inc's FY2017 Earnings (PINC) - May 11 at 11:08 AM logoJefferies Group Equities Analysts Lift Earnings Estimates for Premier Inc (PINC) - May 11 at 11:08 AM logoPremier Inc (PINC) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $407.18 Million - May 11 at 9:38 AM logoPremier Inc. to Host 2017 Investor Day on May 24 - May 10 at 11:37 AM logoPremier Inc (PINC) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.48 Per Share - May 10 at 12:12 AM logoBRIEF-Premier reports Q3 revenue $379.8 million - May 9 at 11:05 AM logoPremier (North Carolina) (PINC) Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - May 9 at 11:05 AM logoPremier Inc (PINC) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.02 EPS - May 8 at 9:24 PM logoPremier Inc. Reports Fiscal 2017 Third-Quarter Results - May 8 at 6:39 PM logoPremier Inc (PINC) Issues FY17 Earnings Guidance - May 8 at 6:04 PM logoPremier Inc. reports 3Q loss - May 8 at 4:13 PM logoPremier Inc (PINC) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts - May 2 at 8:20 PM logoPremier (PINC) Receiving Very Favorable News Coverage, Report Finds - May 2 at 4:22 PM logoPremier (PINC) Receiving Positive Media Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - April 28 at 2:04 PM logoPremier (PINC) Receives Media Impact Score of 0.44 - April 25 at 10:34 AM logoPremier Inc. Sets May 8 for Fiscal 2017 Third-Quarter Financial Results and Conference Call - April 24 at 2:33 PM logo$399.58 Million in Sales Expected for Premier Inc (PINC) This Quarter - April 21 at 4:46 PM logoPremier Inc (PINC) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.47 Per Share - April 19 at 7:56 AM logoPremier (PINC) Receives Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.51 - April 18 at 11:28 AM logoVery Positive News Coverage Very Unlikely to Effect Premier (PINC) Stock Price - April 15 at 9:08 AM logoPremier Inc (PINC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Jefferies Group LLC - April 13 at 7:58 AM logoPremier Inc (PINC) Raised to Buy at Zacks Investment Research - April 11 at 8:50 AM logoPremier Inc (PINC) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - April 5 at 5:49 PM logoBRIEF-Janssen collaborates with Premier on unique study to improve stroke risk management - April 3 at 6:38 PM logoJanssen Collaborates with Premier Inc. on Unique Study to Improve Stroke Risk Management among Hospitalized Patients with Atrial Fibrillation - April 3 at 6:38 PM logoPremier Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for PINC - March 28 at 7:02 PM logoPremier upgraded by BofA/Merrill - March 28 at 7:02 PM logoPremier Inc (PINC) Upgraded at Bank of America Corp - March 28 at 10:22 AM logoDancing With the Stars 2017 Cast List & Premiere Scores - March 21 at 12:24 PM logoEquities Analysts Set Expectations for Premier Inc's Q1 2018 Earnings (PINC) - March 21 at 11:43 AM logoInstitute Recognizes Premier Inc. as One of the 2017 World's Most Ethical Companies - Business Wire (press release) - March 14 at 10:15 AM logoEthisphere® Institute Recognizes Premier Inc. as One of the 2017 World’s Most Ethical Companies® - March 13 at 9:46 AM logoAdventist Health System Expands Partnership with Premier Inc. to Better Treat Diseases - Business Wire (press release) - March 11 at 2:04 AM logoBofA's Andrea Smith accepts Charlotte BusinessWoman of Year award: 'It's the relationships that matter' - March 9 at 7:06 PM logoAdventist Health System Expands Partnership with Premier Inc. to Better Treat Diseases - March 9 at 7:06 PM logoPremier Inc (PINC) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - March 8 at 11:54 PM logoPremier Inc. to Present at Raymond James & Associates’ 38th Annual Institutional Investors Conference - March 1 at 7:27 PM logoPINC Crosses Above Key Moving Average Level - February 22 at 7:21 PM logoPremier Inc. Unveils Integrated Clinical Quality and Supply Chain ... - Business Wire (press release) - February 20 at 6:28 PM logoPremier Inc. Unveils Integrated Clinical Quality and Supply Chain Analytics - February 20 at 9:27 AM logoHawaii Hospitals Improve Patient Safety and Quality in Statewide Initiative - February 16 at 6:51 PM logoHawaii Hospitals Improve Patient Safety and Quality in Statewide Initiative - February 16 at 6:51 PM logoPREMIER, INC. Financials - February 10 at 8:12 PM



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