NASDAQ:PINC - Premier Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $37.46 -0.61 (-1.60 %) (As of 02/21/2019 12:32 PM ET)Previous Close$38.07Today's Range$37.41 - $38.1452-Week Range$28.81 - $47.22Volume24,820 shsAverage Volume722,091 shsMarket Capitalization$4.85 billionP/E Ratio53.53Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.5 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Premier, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a healthcare improvement company in the United States. The company operates through two segments, Supply Chain Services and Performance Services. The Supply Chain Services segment offers its members with access to a range of products and services, including medical and surgical products, pharmaceuticals, laboratory supplies, capital equipment, information technology, facilities and construction, and food and nutritional products, as well as purchased services, such as clinical engineering and document shredding services and software-as-a-service informatics products. This segment also engages in the Integrated Pharmacy business, which provides traditional pharmacy dispensing and integrated pharmacy services; direct sourcing business; and provision of ASCEND Collaborative service for members to receive group purchasing programs, tiers, and prices, as well as managed services. The Performance Services segment offers PremierConnect for members to address existing cost and quality imperatives, help them manage a value-based care reimbursement model and support their regulatory reporting framework; performance improvement collaborative; and consulting and insurance services. This segment's various PremierConnect domains comprise PremierConnect Quality & Regulatory domain for identifying and targeting quality improvement areas; PremierConnect Clinical Surveillance & Safety domain to enhance patient safety; PremierConnect Supply Chain & ERP domain to deals with supply chain; PremierConnect Operations domain, which optimizes labor management with integrated financial reporting and budgeting; and PremierConnect Enterprise Analytics, which integrates members' custom data into a hosted and integrated data warehouse and analytics platform. The company was incorporated in 2013 and is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina. Receive PINC News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PINC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Management services Sub-IndustryN/A SectorMedical Current SymbolNASDAQ:PINC Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.premierinc.com Phone704-357-0022Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio1.19 Quick Ratio1.06Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio53.53 Forward P/E Ratio15.35 P/E Growth1.38 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.66 billion Price / Sales2.92 Cash Flow$3.1061 per share Price / Cash Flow12.06 Book Value($6.88) per share Price / Book-5.44Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.70 Net Income$33.30 million Net Margins21.63% Return on Equity-25.06% Return on Assets13.87%Miscellaneous Employees2,200 Outstanding Shares129,390,000Market Cap$4.85 billion OptionableOptionable Premier (NASDAQ:PINC) Frequently Asked Questions 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) released its earnings results on Tuesday, February, 5th. The company reported $0.66 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.58 by $0.08. The business had revenue of $421.86 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $417.09 million. Premier had a negative return on equity of 25.06% and a net margin of 21.63%. Premier's quarterly revenue was up 2.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.50 earnings per share. View Premier's Earnings History. When is Premier's next earnings date? Premier is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Premier. What guidance has Premier issued on next quarter's earnings? Premier updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 5th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.55-2.67 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.64. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.655-1.721 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.70 billion.Premier also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $2.55-2.67 EPS. What price target have analysts set for PINC? 11 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Premier's shares. Their forecasts range from $38.00 to $55.00. On average, they anticipate Premier's share price to reach $44.40 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 18.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Premier. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Premier? 11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Premier in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Premier. Has Premier been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about PINC stock has been trending somewhat negative on Thursday, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Premier earned a media sentiment score of -1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Premier's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Premier include Sodexo (SDXAY), Gartner (IT), Servicemaster Global (SERV), Mantech International (MANT), Evolent Health (EVH), R1 RCM (RCM), Franklin Covey (FC), Jupai (JP), Rainmaker Systems (VCTL) and PHI Group (PHIL). Who are Premier's key executives? Premier's management team includes the folowing people: Ms. Susan Dodson DeVore, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 60)Mr. Craig S. McKasson, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 52)Mr. Michael J. Alkire, Chief Operating Officer (Age 56)Mr. Leigh Anderson, Pres of Performance Services (Age 52)Mr. James R. Storey, VP of Investor Relations Who are Premier's major shareholders? Premier's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.38%), BlackRock Inc. (1.88%), APG Asset Management N.V. (1.44%), Jennison Associates LLC (1.43%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.32%) and First Trust Advisors LP (0.97%). Company insiders that own Premier stock include Craig S Mckasson, David Alfred Hargraves, David L Klatsky, Durral R Gilbert, Kelli L Price, Leigh Anderson, Michael J Alkire, Stephen R D'arcy, Susan D Devore and William E Mayer. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Premier. Which institutional investors are selling Premier stock? PINC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including River Road Asset Management LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Raymond James & Associates, Pembroke Management LTD, Douglas Lane & Associates LLC, Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC, Reinhart Partners Inc. and Highland Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Premier company stock in the last year include Craig S Mckasson, David Alfred Hargraves, David L Klatsky, Kelli L Price, Leigh Anderson, Stephen R D'arcy, Susan D Devore and William E Mayer. View Insider Buying and Selling for Premier. Which institutional investors are buying Premier stock? PINC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Jennison Associates LLC, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, First Trust Advisors LP, Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC, BTIM Corp., APG Asset Management N.V. and Mesirow Financial Investment Management Equity Management. View Insider Buying and Selling for Premier. How do I buy shares of Premier? Shares of PINC 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 Premier's stock price today? One share of PINC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $37.46. How big of a company is Premier? Premier has a market capitalization of $4.85 billion and generates $1.66 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $33.30 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.70 on an earnings per share basis. Premier employs 2,200 workers across the globe. What is Premier's official website? The official website for Premier is http://www.premierinc.com. How can I contact Premier? Premier's mailing address is 13034 BALLANTYNE CORPORATE PLACE, CHARLOTTE NC, 28277. The company can be reached via phone at 704-357-0022 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Premier (NASDAQ PINC)Community Ranking: 3.0 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 462 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 317 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 779MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Premier and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PINC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PINC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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