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

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$67.78 +0.04 (+0.06 %)
(As of 12/11/2018 01:40 AM ET)
Previous Close$67.74
Today's Range$64.74 - $68.04
52-Week Range$55.69 - $83.90
Volume42,400 shs
Average Volume78,013 shs
Market Capitalization$867.70 million
P/E Ratio33.04
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.67
The 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
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PRSC
Previous Symbol
CUSIP74381510
Phone203-307-2800

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio0.99
Quick Ratio0.99

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio33.04
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.62 billion
Price / Sales0.53
Cash Flow$3.7386 per share
Price / Cash Flow18.13
Book Value$25.25 per share
Price / Book2.68

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$53.36 million
Net Margins1.80%
Return on Equity8.71%
Return on Assets3.87%

Miscellaneous

Employees7,100
Outstanding Shares12,810,000
Market Cap$867.70 million
OptionableOptionable

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) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November, 7th. The company reported $0.63 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.33 by $0.30. The business earned $421.32 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $404.90 million. The Providence Service had a net margin of 1.80% and a return on equity of 8.71%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 2.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.32 earnings per share. 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 Thursday, March 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for The Providence Service.

Has The Providence Service been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about PRSC stock have trended negative on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. The Providence Service earned a news impact score of -2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

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)

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. (13.89%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (8.19%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.32%), Vanguard Group Inc. (5.72%), Brown Advisory Inc. (4.20%) and Neuberger Berman Group LLC (2.93%). Company insiders that own The Providence Service stock include Coliseum Capital Management, L, David Casey Shackelton, 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 Prudential Financial Inc., Morgan Stanley, Vanguard Group Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Brown Advisory Inc., Eagle Boston Investment Management Inc., GSA Capital Partners LLP and Acadian Asset Management LLC. 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Matarin Capital Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Prosight Management LP, Marshall Wace North America L.P., AQR Capital Management LLC, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Panagora Asset Management Inc. and Renaissance Technologies LLC. 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 $67.78.

How big of a company is The Providence Service?

The Providence Service has a market capitalization of $867.70 million and generates $1.62 billion in revenue each year. The Providence Service employs 7,100 workers across the globe.

What is The Providence Service's official website?

The official website for The Providence Service is http://www.prscholdings.com.

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:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  194 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  199 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  393
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 12/11/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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