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NASDAQ:PRSCThe Providence Service Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.46 (+0.58 %)
(As of 07/2/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $79.42
50-Day Range
MA: $75.39
52-Week Range
Now: $79.42
Volume67,673 shs
Average Volume94,630 shs
Market Capitalization$1.03 billion
P/E Ratio113.46
Dividend YieldN/A
The Providence Service Corporation provides healthcare services in the United States. It operates through Non-Emergency Transportation Services (NET Services) and Matrix Investment segments. 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 Matrix Investment segment provides home and mobile-based healthcare services, including comprehensive health assessments, quality gap closure visits, level of service needs assessments, and post-acute and chronic care management services through a network of community-based clinicians, and a fleet of mobile health clinics. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.03 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Transportation services
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PRSC



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.51 billion
Cash Flow$3.35 per share
Book Value$24.61 per share


Net Income$970,000.00


Market Cap$1.03 billion
Next Earnings Date8/5/2020 (Estimated)

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The Providence Service (NASDAQ:PRSC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has The Providence Service's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

The Providence Service's stock was trading at $55.75 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, PRSC shares have increased by 42.5% and is now trading at $79.42. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of 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.

When is The Providence Service's next earnings date?

The Providence Service is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 5th 2020. View our earnings forecast for The Providence Service.

How were The Providence Service's earnings last quarter?

The Providence Service Co. (NASDAQ:PRSC) released its earnings results on Thursday, May, 7th. The company reported $0.58 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.28 by $0.30. The firm had revenue of $367.29 million for the quarter. The Providence Service had a return on equity of 8.53% and a net margin of 0.96%. View The Providence Service's earnings history.

How often does The Providence Service pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for The Providence Service?

The Providence Service declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, March 5th. Shareholders of record on Monday, March 16th will be paid a dividend of $1.371 per share on Wednesday, April 1st. This represents a $5.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 6.91%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 13th. View The Providence Service's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for PRSC?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for The Providence Service's shares. Their forecasts range from $87.00 to $87.00. On average, they anticipate The Providence Service's share price to reach $87.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 9.5% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for The Providence Service.

Has The Providence Service been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about PRSC stock have been trending negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. The Providence Service earned a daily sentiment score of -2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View the latest news about The Providence Service.

Are investors shorting The Providence Service?

The Providence Service saw a increase in short interest during the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 251,100 shares, an increase of 20.0% from the May 31st total of 209,300 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 91,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.8 days. Currently, 2.0% of the company's shares are sold short. View The Providence Service's Current Options Chain.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of The Providence Service own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other The Providence Service investors own include Weight Watchers International (WW), AbbVie (ABBV), Ionis Pharmaceuticals (IONS), General Mills (GIS), Gold Standard Ventures (GSV), Gold Standard Ventures (GSV), Home Depot (HD), Ring Energy (REI), Ring Energy (REI) and Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA).

Who are The Providence Service's key executives?

The Providence Service's management team includes the following 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)
  • Ms. Suzanne G. Smith, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Laurence Michael Orton, Interim Chief Accounting Officer & Sr. VP of Fin. (Age 47)

What is The Providence Service's stock symbol?

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

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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is The Providence Service's stock price today?

One share of PRSC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $79.42.

How big of a company is The Providence Service?

The Providence Service has a market capitalization of $1.03 billion and generates $1.51 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $970,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.65 on an earnings per share basis. The Providence Service employs 3,800 workers across the globe.

What is The Providence Service's official website?

The official website for The Providence Service is www.prscholdings.com.

How can I contact The Providence Service?

The Providence Service's mailing address is 1275 Peachtree Street Sixth Floor, Atlanta GA, 30309. The company can be reached via phone at 404-888-5800 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/3/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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