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NYSE:ASGN - ASGN Stock Price, Forecast & News

$35.48
+1.81 (+5.38 %)
(As of 03/30/2020 11:54 AM ET)
Today's Range
$33.22
Now: $35.48
$36.03
50-Day Range
$32.35
MA: $50.40
$69.82
52-Week Range
$29.04
Now: $35.48
$72.66
Volume262,422 shs
Average Volume679,288 shs
Market Capitalization$1.88 billion
P/E Ratio10.78
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.12
ASGN Incorporated provides information technology (IT) and professional staffing services in the technology, digital, creative, engineering, and life sciences fields across commercial and government sectors in the United States and internationally. The company operates through Apex, Oxford, and ECS segments. The Apex segment offers technical, scientific, digital, and creative services and solutions for contract, contract-to-hire, and permanent placement positions to Fortune 1000 and mid-market clients. The Oxford segment provides specialized staffing and permanent placement services in the areas of technical, digital, engineering, and life sciences resources and consulting in various skill and geographic markets. The ECS Segment delivers advanced solutions in cloud, cyber security, artificial intelligence, machine learning, software development, IT modernization, and science and engineering, as well as focuses 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

Industry Help supply services
Sub-IndustryHuman Resource & Employment Services
SectorComputer and Technology
CUSIP68215910
Phone818-878-7900

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.92 billion
Cash Flow$6.73 per share
Book Value$26.06 per share

Profitability

Net Income$174.70 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,300
Market Cap$1.88 billion
Next Earnings Date4/22/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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ASGN (NYSE:ASGN) Frequently Asked Questions

How has ASGN's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

ASGN's stock was trading at $39.87 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, ASGN shares have decreased by 11.0% and is now trading at $35.4775. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of ASGN?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for ASGN in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for ASGN.

When is ASGN's next earnings date?

ASGN is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 22nd 2020. View our earnings forecast for ASGN.

How were ASGN's earnings last quarter?

ASGN Inc (NYSE:ASGN) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February, 12th. The business services provider reported $1.28 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.23 by $0.05. The business services provider had revenue of $1.03 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1 billion. ASGN had a return on equity of 18.88% and a net margin of 4.45%. ASGN's quarterly revenue was up 10.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $1.14 EPS. View ASGN's earnings history.

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

ASGN updated its first quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 12th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.02-1.09 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.03. The company issued revenue guidance of $990 million to $1.00 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $986.11 million.

What price target have analysts set for ASGN?

7 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for ASGN's shares. Their forecasts range from $63.00 to $84.00. On average, they expect ASGN's stock price to reach $74.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 110.0% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for ASGN.

Has ASGN been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about ASGN stock have trended somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news 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. ASGN earned a news sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the business services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutASGN.

Are investors shorting ASGN?

ASGN saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 13th, there was short interest totaling 911,900 shares, an increase of 15.6% from the February 27th total of 788,700 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 306,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.0 days. Approximately 1.8% of the company's shares are sold short. View ASGN's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of ASGN's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of ASGN own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other ASGN investors own include Netflix (NFLX), Lululemon Athletica (LULU), Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Verizon Communications (VZ), Align Technology (ALGN), Baidu (BIDU), Lam Research (LRCX) and Paypal (PYPL).

Who are ASGN's key executives?

ASGN's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Peter T. Dameris, Chief Exec. Officer & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Theodore S. Hanson, Pres (Age 51)
  • Mr. Edward Lee Pierce, Exec. VP and CFO (Age 62)
  • Ms. Jennifer Hankes Painter, Sr. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Sec. (Age 50)
  • Mr. Randolph C. Blazer, Pres of Apex Systems, LLC (Age 68)

What is ASGN's stock symbol?

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

Who are ASGN's major shareholders?

ASGN's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Capital International Investors (6.02%), FMR LLC (3.67%), State Street Corp (3.05%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (2.06%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (2.05%) and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (1.67%). Company insiders that own ASGN stock include Arshad Matin, Brian J Callaghan, Edward L Pierce, Edwin A Sheridan, George H Wilson, Jennifer Hankes Painter, Jeremy M Jones, Jonathan S Holman, Joseph Wendell Dyer, Peter T Dameris, Randolph C Blazer, Theodore S Hanson and William E Brock. View institutional ownership trends for ASGN.

Which institutional investors are selling ASGN stock?

ASGN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Kennedy Capital Management Inc., Chartwell Investment Partners LLC, Falcon Point Capital LLC, State Street Corp, AlphaCrest Capital Management LLC, and Bank of America Corp DE. View insider buying and selling activity for ASGN.

Which institutional investors are buying ASGN stock?

ASGN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Norges Bank, Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Artemis Investment Management LLP, Macquarie Group Ltd., Macquarie Group Ltd., and Reinhart Partners Inc.. Company insiders that have bought ASGN stock in the last two years include Brian J Callaghan, Edwin A Sheridan, George H Wilson, Jennifer Hankes Painter, Joseph Wendell Dyer, and Peter T Dameris. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is ASGN's stock price today?

One share of ASGN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $35.48.

How big of a company is ASGN?

ASGN has a market capitalization of $1.88 billion and generates $3.92 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $174.70 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.61 on an earnings per share basis. ASGN employs 4,300 workers across the globe. View additional information about ASGN.

What is ASGN's official website?

The official website for ASGN is http://www.asgn.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:  3.2 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  484 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  272 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  756
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 3/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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