NYSE:ASGN - ASGN Stock Price, News & Analysis

$60.44
-2.14 (-3.42 %)
(As of 08/25/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$60.10
Now: $60.44
$62.57
50-Day Range
$57.84
MA: $60.69
$63.69
52-Week Range
$50.33
Now: $60.44
$93.82
Volume229,529 shs
Average Volume273,326 shs
Market Capitalization$3.20 billion
P/E Ratio13.80
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.98
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. Read More…

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$3.40 billion
Cash Flow$6.0259 per share
Book Value$24.27 per share

Profitability

Net Income$157.71 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,300
Market Cap$3.20 billion
Next Earnings Date10/23/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, July, 24th. The business services provider reported $1.10 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.19 by $0.09. The business services provider had revenue of $972.30 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $972.24 million. ASGN had a return on equity of 19.56% and a net margin of 4.64%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 10.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $1.11 earnings per share. 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 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for ASGN.

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

ASGN updated its third quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, July, 24th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.20-1.26 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.27. The company issued revenue guidance of $993 million - $1.003 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $990.49 million.

What price target have analysts set for ASGN?

8 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for ASGN's stock. Their forecasts range from $55.00 to $84.00. On average, they anticipate ASGN's share price to reach $74.3750 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 23.1% 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.

Has ASGN been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about ASGN stock has trended positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. ASGN earned a news sentiment score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the business services provider a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for ASGN.

Are investors shorting ASGN?

ASGN saw a increase in short interest in the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totalling 883,900 shares, an increase of 26.2% from the June 15th total of 700,400 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 337,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.6 days. Currently, 1.8% of the shares of the stock are short sold. 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 NVIDIA (NVDA), Netflix (NFLX), Intuitive Surgical (ISRG), Lululemon Athletica (LULU), Micron Technology (MU), Paypal (PYPL), Alibaba Group (BABA), Align Technology (ALGN), Activision Blizzard (ATVI) and SS&C Technologies (SSNC).

Who are ASGN's key executives?

ASGN's management team includes the folowing 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)

Who are ASGN's major shareholders?

ASGN's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.40%), BlackRock Inc. (11.38%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.89%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (3.36%), TimesSquare Capital Management LLC (3.33%) and Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (1.71%). Company insiders that own ASGN stock include Arshad Matin, Brian J Callaghan, Edward L Pierce, Edwin A Sheridan, George H Wilson, Jeffrey E Veatch, Jennifer Hankes Painter, Jeremy M Jones, Jonathan S Holman, Joseph Wendell Dyer, Marty R Kittrell, 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 Marshall Wace LLP, Chartwell Investment Partners LLC, Mackenzie Financial Corp, Mackenzie Financial Corp, Prudential Financial Inc., Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Royal Bank of Canada and California Public Employees Retirement System. View Insider Buying and Selling for ASGN.

Which institutional investors are buying ASGN stock?

ASGN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., Incline Global Management LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH, Artemis Investment Management LLP, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Marshall Wace North America L.P.. 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 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 $60.44.

How big of a company is ASGN?

ASGN has a market capitalization of $3.20 billion and generates $3.40 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $157.71 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.38 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:  387 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  218 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  605
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This page was last updated on 8/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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