NASDAQ:PRSC - The Providence Service Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$66.11 -0.10 (-0.15 %)
(As of 09/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$66.21
Today's Range$65.34 - $66.99
52-Week Range$51.04 - $83.90
Volume125,600 shs
Average Volume81,451 shs
Market Capitalization$844.65 million
P/E Ratio37.90
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.65
The Providence Service logoThe Providence Service Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides healthcare and workforce development services in the United States and internationally. It operates in two segments, Non-Emergency Transportation Services (NET Services) and Workforce Development Services (WD Services). The NET Services segment offers non-emergency medical transportation services for Medicaid or Medicare eligible members, whose limited mobility or financial resources hinder their ability to access necessary healthcare and social services. The WD Services segment offers workforce development and offender rehabilitation services, including employment preparation and placement, apprenticeship and training, youth community service programs, and other health related services to clients on behalf of governmental and private entities. This segment serves disabled, unemployed, and individuals seeking new skills, as well as individuals that are coping with medical illnesses, newly graduated from educational institutions, and being released from incarceration. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Transportation services
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Services
SectorConsumer Discretionary
SymbolNASDAQ:PRSC
CUSIP74381510
Phone203-307-2800

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio1.13
Quick Ratio1.13

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio37.90
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.62 billion
Price / Sales0.52
Cash Flow$3.7456 per share
Price / Cash17.65
Book Value$25.25 per share
Price / Book2.62

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$53.36 million
Net Margins2.22%
Return on Equity7.49%
Return on Assets3.34%

Miscellaneous

Employees7,100
Outstanding Shares12,810,000
Market Cap$844.65 million

The Providence Service (NASDAQ:PRSC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is The Providence Service's stock symbol?

The Providence Service trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PRSC."

How were The Providence Service's earnings last quarter?

The Providence Service Co. (NASDAQ:PRSC) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 7th. The company reported $0.13 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.05 by $0.08. The company earned $411.79 million during the quarter. The Providence Service had a net margin of 2.22% and a return on equity of 7.49%. View The Providence Service's Earnings History.

When is The Providence Service's next earnings date?

The Providence Service is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November, 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for The Providence Service.

What price target have analysts set for PRSC?

1 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for The Providence Service's shares. Their predictions range from $67.00 to $67.00. On average, they expect The Providence Service's stock price to reach $67.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for The Providence Service.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for The Providence Service?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for The Providence Service in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for The Providence Service.

Who are some of The Providence Service's key competitors?

Who are The Providence Service's key executives?

The Providence Service's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. R. Carter Pate, Interim Chief Exec. Officer (Age 63)
  • Ms. Sophia D. Tawil, Chief Compliance Officer, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 40)
  • Mr. David Casey Shackelton, Chief Transformation Officer (Age 32)
  • Mr. William J. Severance, Exec. VP of Fin. & Office of the Providence CEO (Age 51)
  • Mr. Kevin Mark Dotts, Chief Financial Officer (Age 54)

Has The Providence Service been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about PRSC stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. The Providence Service earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the company an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for The Providence Service.

Who are The Providence Service's major shareholders?

The Providence Service's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (12.97%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (8.07%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.39%), Brown Advisory Inc. (4.30%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (2.85%) and Aristotle Capital Boston LLC (1.40%). Company insiders that own The Providence Service stock include Coliseum Capital Management, L, David Casey Shackelton, James M Lindstrom, Kristi Meints and Richard A Kerley. View Institutional Ownership Trends for The Providence Service.

Which institutional investors are selling The Providence Service stock?

PRSC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Aristotle Capital Boston LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Eagle Boston Investment Management Inc., Convergence Investment Partners LLC, Sei Investments Co., BlueMountain Capital Management LLC and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have sold The Providence Service company stock in the last year include Coliseum Capital Management, L, David Casey Shackelton, Kristi Meints and Richard A Kerley. View Insider Buying and Selling for The Providence Service.

Which institutional investors are buying The Providence Service stock?

PRSC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., TD Asset Management Inc., Chicago Equity Partners LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC and GSA Capital Partners LLP. View Insider Buying and Selling for The Providence Service.

How do I buy shares of The Providence Service?

Shares of PRSC 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 The Providence Service's stock price today?

One share of PRSC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $66.11.

How big of a company is The Providence Service?

The Providence Service has a market capitalization of $844.65 million and generates $1.62 billion in revenue each year. The Providence Service employs 7,100 workers across the globe.

How can I contact The Providence Service?

The Providence Service's mailing address is 700 CANAL STREET, STAMFORD CT, 06902. The company can be reached via phone at 203-307-2800 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for The Providence Service (NASDAQ PRSC)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  177 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  190 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  367
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about The Providence Service and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PRSC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PRSC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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