NASDAQ:PRSC - The Providence Service Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$78.56 -0.61 (-0.77 %)
(As of 06/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$79.17
Today's Range$78.09 - $79.43
52-Week Range$47.16 - $79.59
Volume73,800 shs
Average Volume82,086 shs
Market Capitalization$1.02 billion
P/E Ratio40.87
Dividend YieldN/A
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

Industry Transportation services
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Services
SectorConsumer Discretionary


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio1.22
Quick Ratio1.22


Trailing P/E Ratio40.87
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.62 billion
Price / Sales0.63
Cash Flow$3.7215 per share
Price / Cash21.11
Book Value$25.25 per share
Price / Book3.11


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$53.36 million
Net Margins3.13%
Return on Equity8.39%
Return on Assets3.71%


Outstanding Shares12,920,000

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) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 9th. The company reported $0.63 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.45 by $0.18. The business earned $406.05 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $403.80 million. The Providence Service had a net margin of 3.13% and a return on equity of 8.39%. The company's revenue was up 1.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.35 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 Tuesday, August, 14th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for The Providence Service.

What price target have analysts set for PRSC?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for The Providence Service's shares. Their forecasts range from $67.00 to $67.00. On average, they anticipate The Providence Service's share price to reach $67.00 in the next year. 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. David Casey Shackelton, Chief Financial Officer and Sr. VP (Age 32)
  • Mr. William J. Severance, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 51)
  • Ms. Sophia D. Tawil, Chief Compliance Officer, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel and Corp. Sec. (Age 40)
  • Mr. Matthew K. Umscheid, Sr. VP of Strategic Services (Age 47)
  • Mr. R. Carter Pate, Interim Chief Exec. Officer (Age 63)

Has The Providence Service been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about PRSC stock have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. The Providence Service earned a news impact score of 0.19 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company an impact score of 46.86 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are The Providence Service's major shareholders?

The Providence Service's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include COLISEUM CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC (24.40%), BlackRock Inc. (12.29%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.56%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (3.36%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (3.28%) and Neumeier Poma Investment Counsel LLC (2.89%). Company insiders that own The Providence Service stock include Coliseum Capital Management, L, David A Coulter, David Casey Shackelton, James M Lindstrom, Kristi Meints, Matthew Umscheid and Richard A Kerley. View Institutional Ownership Trends for The Providence Service.

Which major investors are selling The Providence Service stock?

PRSC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Neuberger Berman Group LLC, American Century Companies Inc., Eagle Boston Investment Management Inc., Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Millennium Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Comerica Bank and Prudential Financial Inc.. 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 major investors are buying The Providence Service stock?

PRSC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Matarin Capital Management LLC, Alta Fundamental Advisers LLC, Hennessy Advisors Inc., Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Sei Investments Co., Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd and WINTON GROUP Ltd. Company insiders that have bought The Providence Service stock in the last two years include David A Coulter, David Casey Shackelton, James M Lindstrom and Matthew Umscheid. 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 $78.56.

How big of a company is The Providence Service?

The Providence Service has a market capitalization of $1.02 billion 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 (PRSC)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  155 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  174 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  329
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 6/21/2018 by Staff

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