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ASGN (ASGN) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$95.34
+0.02 (+0.02%)
(As of 05/24/2024 08:49 PM ET)
Today's Range
$94.42
$95.99
50-Day Range
$94.73
$104.78
52-Week Range
$64.91
$106.42
Volume
308,600 shs
Average Volume
259,137 shs
Market Capitalization
$4.38 billion
P/E Ratio
22.07
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$96.67

ASGN MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.30 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
1.4% Upside
$96.67 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
3.69% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
-0.45mentions of ASGN in the last 14 days
Based on 2 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$783,650 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
11.74%
From $5.28 to $5.90 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

0.76 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

550th out of 598 stocks

Help Supply Services Industry

16th out of 17 stocks

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About ASGN Stock (NYSE:ASGN)

ASGN Incorporated engages in the provision of information technology (IT) services and solutions in the technology, digital, and creative fields for commercial and government sectors in the United States, Canada, and Europe. It operates through two segments: Commercial and Federal Government. The Commercial Segment provides consulting, creative digital marketing, and permanent placement services primarily to enterprise clients. This segment also offers workforce mobilization, modern enterprise, and digital innovation IT consulting services; and cloud, data and analytics, and digital transformation solutions. The Federal Government Segment provides mission-critical solutions to the department of defense, intelligence communities, and federal civilian agencies. This segment offers cloud, cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, machine learning, application and IT modernization, and science and engineering solutions. The company was formerly known as On Assignment, Inc. and changed its name to ASGN Incorporated in April 2018. ASGN Incorporated was founded in 1985 and is based in Glen Allen, Virginia.

ASGN Stock Price History

ASGN Stock News Headlines

Bear of the Day: ASGN (ASGN)
Q1 2024 ASGN Inc Earnings Call
Truist Financial Reaffirms Their Buy Rating on ASGN (ASGN)
ASGN Inc: Q1 Earnings Snapshot
ASGN Incorporated Reports First Quarter 2024 Results
Here's what Wall Street expects from ASGN's earnings
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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
4/24/2024
Today
5/26/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
7/24/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Help supply services
Sub-Industry
Human Resource & Employment Services
CUSIP
68215910
Employees
3,700
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$96.67
High Stock Price Target
$112.00
Low Stock Price Target
$70.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+1.4%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.30
Research Coverage
10 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$219.30 million
Pretax Margin
6.46%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$4.45 billion
Cash Flow
$8.41 per share
Book Value
$40.55 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
44,339,000
Market Cap
$4.38 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.51
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ASGN Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell ASGN stock right now?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for ASGN in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 3 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" ASGN shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in ASGN, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is ASGN's stock price target for 2024?

10 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for ASGN's stock. Their ASGN share price targets range from $70.00 to $112.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $96.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1.4% from the stock's current price.
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How have ASGN shares performed in 2024?

ASGN's stock was trading at $96.17 at the start of the year. Since then, ASGN stock has decreased by 0.9% and is now trading at $95.34.
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Are investors shorting ASGN?

ASGN saw a increase in short interest in the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 1,630,000 shares, an increase of 38.1% from the April 15th total of 1,180,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 270,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 6.0 days. Currently, 3.7% of the company's stock are sold short.
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When is ASGN's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 24th 2024.
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How were ASGN's earnings last quarter?

ASGN Incorporated (NYSE:ASGN) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, April, 24th. The business services provider reported $1.16 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $1.16. The business services provider had revenue of $1.05 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.04 billion. ASGN had a net margin of 4.76% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 14.90%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 7.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $1.38 earnings per share.

What guidance has ASGN issued on next quarter's earnings?

ASGN issued an update on its second quarter 2024 earnings guidance on Wednesday, April, 24th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 1.280-1.360 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of 1.360. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.0 billion-$1.1 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.1 billion.

What is Ted Hanson's approval rating as ASGN's CEO?

2 employees have rated ASGN Chief Executive Officer Ted Hanson on Glassdoor.com. Ted Hanson has an approval rating of 49% among the company's employees. This puts Ted Hanson in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of ASGN own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other ASGN investors own include Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Micron Technology (MU), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), Netflix (NFLX), NVIDIA (NVDA), Pfizer (PFE), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Cognex (CGNX), Lululemon Athletica (LULU) and Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR).

Who are ASGN's major shareholders?

ASGN's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Reinhart Partners LLC. (1.18%), Kennedy Capital Management LLC (0.15%), Amalgamated Bank (0.05%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.04%), Argent Capital Management LLC (0.01%) and Meadow Creek Wealth Advisors LLC (0.01%). Insiders that own company stock include Carol Lindstrom, Edward L Pierce, Edwin A Sheridan, Jennifer Hankes Painter, Jonathan S Holman, Mariel A Joliet, Mark A Frantz, Marty R Kittrell, Randolph C Blazer and Theodore S Hanson.
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How do I buy shares of ASGN?

Shares of ASGN stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:ASGN) was last updated on 5/27/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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