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

-0.30 (-0.51 %)
(As of 09/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $58.84
50-Day Range
MA: $57.37
52-Week Range
Now: $58.84
Volume58,258 shs
Average Volume57,759 shs
Market Capitalization$759.04 million
P/E Ratio27.90
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.38 billion
Cash Flow$4.8388 per share
Book Value$24.28 per share


Net Income$-18,980,000.00


Market Cap$759.04 million
Next Earnings Date11/6/2019 (Estimated)

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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 Wednesday, August, 7th. The company reported $0.07 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.20 by $0.13. The company had revenue of $363.91 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $364.40 million. The Providence Service had a negative net margin of 1.14% and a positive return on equity of 9.33%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 5.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.33 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 Wednesday, November 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for The Providence Service.

Has The Providence Service been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about PRSC stock have trended somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. The Providence Service earned a news sentiment score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for The Providence Service.

Are investors shorting The Providence Service?

The Providence Service saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 244,000 shares, an increase of 20.6% from the July 31st total of 202,400 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 63,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.8 days. Approximately 1.9% of the shares of the company 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 (WTW), Ionis Pharmaceuticals (IONS), Mondi (MNDI), AbbVie (ABBV), Home Depot (HD), Independence (IHC), Mastercard (MA), Joint (JYNT), Monolithic Power Systems (MPWR) and Netflix (NFLX).

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)
  • Ms. Suzanne G. Smith, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Laurence Michael Orton, Interim Chief Accounting Officer & Sr. VP of Fin. (Age 47)

Who are The Providence Service's major shareholders?

The Providence Service's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (13.62%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (7.03%), Vanguard Group Inc. (5.66%), Neumeier Poma Investment Counsel LLC (3.79%), Brown Advisory Inc. (3.67%) and Investment Counselors of Maryland LLC (2.49%). Company insiders that own The Providence Service stock include Coliseum Capital Management, L, David Casey Shackelton, Kevin M Dotts, Kristi Meints, R Carter Pate 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 Renaissance Technologies LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Panagora Asset Management Inc., Invesco Ltd., Marshall Wace North America L.P., Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Pinebridge Investments L.P. and Brown Advisory Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for The Providence Service.

Which major investors are buying The Providence Service stock?

PRSC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Cardinal Capital Management LLC CT, Morgan Stanley, Marshall Wace LLP, Rice Hall James & Associates LLC, BlackRock Inc., Neumeier Poma Investment Counsel LLC and Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought The Providence Service stock in the last two years include Kevin M Dotts and R Carter Pate. 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, 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 $58.84.

How big of a company is The Providence Service?

The Providence Service has a market capitalization of $759.04 million and generates $1.38 billion in revenue each year. The Providence Service employs 4,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About The Providence Service.

What is The Providence Service's official website?

The official website for The Providence Service is

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]

MarketBeat Community Rating for The Providence Service (NASDAQ PRSC)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  227 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  245 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  472
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 9/21/2019 by Staff

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