NYSE:ASGN - ASGN Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$66.74 +1.42 (+2.17 %)
(As of 10/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$65.32
Today's Range$65.17 - $67.37
52-Week Range$54.98 - $94.25
Volume551,000 shs
Average Volume364,831 shs
Market Capitalization$4.13 billion
P/E Ratio21.52
Dividend YieldN/A
ASGN Incorporated provides IT and professional services in the technology, creative/digital, engineering, and life sciences fields across commercial and government sectors in the United State and internationally. The company operates through Apex, Oxford, and ECS segments. The Apex segment offers technical, scientific, digital, and creative services and solutions to Fortune 1000 and mid-market clients. The Oxford segment provides technical, digital, engineering, and life sciences services and solutions in various skill and geographic markets. The ECS Segment delivers advanced solutions in cloud, cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, machine learning, software development, IT modernization, and science and engineering, as well as focused on Federal Government activities. 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 headquartered in Calabasas, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Help supply services
Sub-IndustryHuman Resource & Employment Services
SectorComputer and Technology


Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.16
Current Ratio2.28
Quick Ratio2.28


Trailing P/E Ratio21.52
Forward P/E Ratio16.12
P/E Growth1.91

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.63 billion
Price / Sales1.33
Cash Flow$3.5940 per share
Price / Cash18.57
Book Value$19.06 per share
Price / Book3.50


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.05
Net Income$157.67 million
Net Margins5.67%
Return on Equity19.07%
Return on Assets9.40%


Outstanding Shares52,350,000
Market Cap$4.13 billion

ASGN (NYSE:ASGN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is ASGN's stock symbol?

ASGN trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ASGN."

How were ASGN's earnings last quarter?

ASGN Inc (NYSE:ASGN) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 25th. The business services provider reported $1.11 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.05 by $0.06. The business services provider had revenue of $878.50 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $865.03 million. ASGN had a net margin of 5.67% and a return on equity of 19.07%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 34.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.78 EPS. View ASGN's Earnings History.

When is ASGN's next earnings date?

ASGN is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 24th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for ASGN.

How can I listen to ASGN's earnings call?

ASGN will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, October 24th at 5:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8002301059.

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

ASGN issued an update on its third quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, July, 25th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.06-1.13 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.09. The company issued revenue guidance of $888-898 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $879.66 million.

What price target have analysts set for ASGN?

8 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for ASGN's shares. Their forecasts range from $59.00 to $94.00. On average, they anticipate ASGN's share price to reach $81.5714 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 22.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for ASGN.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for ASGN?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for ASGN in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for ASGN.

Who are some of ASGN's key competitors?

Who are ASGN's key executives?

ASGN's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Peter T. Dameris, Chief Exec. Officer & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Theodore S. Hanson, Pres (Age 50)
  • Mr. Edward Lee Pierce, Exec. VP and CFO (Age 61)
  • Ms. Jennifer Hankes Painter, Sr. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Sec. (Age 49)
  • Mr. Randolph C. Blazer, Pres of Apex Systems (Age 67)

Who are ASGN's major shareholders?

ASGN's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include KAMES CAPITAL plc (1.25%), Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.57%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.06%), Krueger & Catalano Capital Partners LLC (0.05%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.04%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.03%). Company insiders that own ASGN stock include Arshad Matin, Brian J Callaghan, Edward L Pierce, Edwin A Sheridan, Jeffrey E Veatch, Jennifer Hankes Painter, Jeremy M Jones, Jonathan S Holman, Marty R Kittrell, Michael Mcgowan, Peter T Dameris, Randolph C Blazer, Theodore S Hanson and William E Brock. View Institutional Ownership Trends for ASGN.

Which major investors are selling ASGN stock?

ASGN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including KAMES CAPITAL plc and Krueger & Catalano Capital Partners LLC. Company insiders that have sold ASGN company stock in the last year include Arshad Matin, Brian J Callaghan, Edward L Pierce, Edwin A Sheridan, Jeffrey E Veatch, Jennifer Hankes Painter, Jeremy M Jones, Jonathan S Holman, Marty R Kittrell, Peter T Dameris, Randolph C Blazer and Theodore S Hanson. View Insider Buying and Selling for ASGN.

Which major investors are buying ASGN stock?

ASGN stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., First Hawaiian Bank, First American Bank, State of Alaska Department of Revenue and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. View Insider Buying and Selling for ASGN.

How do I buy shares of ASGN?

Shares of ASGN 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 ASGN's stock price today?

One share of ASGN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $66.74.

How big of a company is ASGN?

ASGN has a market capitalization of $4.13 billion and generates $2.63 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $157.67 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.05 on an earnings per share basis. ASGN employs 3,800 workers across the globe.

What is ASGN's official website?

The official website for ASGN is http://www.onassignment.com.

How can I contact ASGN?

ASGN's mailing address is 26745 MALIBU HILLS ROAD, CALABASAS CA, 91301. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 818-878-7900 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for ASGN (NYSE ASGN)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  292 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  190 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  482
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about ASGN and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ASGN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ASGN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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