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

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$74.29 +0.53 (+0.72 %)
(As of 02/21/2019 05:40 AM ET)
Previous Close$73.76
Today's Range$70.73 - $74.73
52-Week Range$54.02 - $83.90
Volume65,300 shs
Average Volume54,600 shs
Market Capitalization$951.58 million
P/E Ratio35.65
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.89
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

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.62 billion
Cash Flow$3.7961 per share
Book Value$25.25 per share

Profitability

Net Income$53.36 million

Miscellaneous

Employees7,100
Market Cap$951.58 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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 7th. The company reported $0.63 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.33 by $0.30. The company earned $421.32 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $404.90 million. The Providence Service had a net margin of 1.80% and a return on equity of 8.71%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 2.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.32 EPS. 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?

News stories about PRSC stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. The Providence Service earned a news impact score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company'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 64)
  • Mr. William J. Severance, Exec. VP of Fin. & Office of the Providence CEO (Age 52)
  • Mr. Kevin Mark Dotts, Chief Financial Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Laurence Michael Orton, Interim Chief Accounting Officer & Sr. VP of Fin. (Age 47)
  • Ms. Margaret Chinta Gaston, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.

Who are The Providence Service's major shareholders?

The Providence Service's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (13.70%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.16%), Brown Advisory Inc. (3.88%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (2.41%), Investment Counselors of Maryland LLC (1.73%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.49%). 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 Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Brown Advisory Inc., BlackRock Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Prudential Financial Inc. and KBC Group NV. 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 Investment Counselors of Maryland LLC, Alta Fundamental Advisers LLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Geode Capital Management LLC, Squarepoint Ops LLC, Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC, Barclays PLC and Rhumbline Advisers. 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 $74.29.

How big of a company is The Providence Service?

The Providence Service has a market capitalization of $951.58 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:  204 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  209 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  413
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 2/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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