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

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$56.19 -1.34 (-2.33 %)
(As of 05/19/2019 04:54 AM ET)
Previous Close$56.19
Today's Range$56.16 - $57.54
52-Week Range$51.05 - $94.25
Volume240,165 shs
Average Volume275,379 shs
Market Capitalization$2.97 billion
P/E Ratio12.83
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.91
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$3.40 billion
Cash Flow$6.0878 per share
Book Value$23.24 per share

Profitability

Net Income$157.71 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,300
Market Cap$2.97 billion
Next Earnings Date7/24/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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 earnings results on Wednesday, April, 24th. The business services provider reported $0.93 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.95 by $0.02. The business services provider had revenue of $923.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $921.14 million. ASGN had a net margin of 4.49% and a return on equity of 20.45%. ASGN's revenue was up 34.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.83 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, July 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for ASGN.

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

ASGN updated its second quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, April, 24th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.15-1.22 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.19. The company issued revenue guidance of $967-977 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $959.41 million.ASGN also updated its Q2 2019 guidance to $1.15-1.22 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for ASGN?

7 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for ASGN's stock. Their predictions range from $62.00 to $84.00. On average, they expect ASGN's share price to reach $74.4286 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 32.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for ASGN.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for ASGN?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for ASGN in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for ASGN.

Has ASGN been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about ASGN stock have been trending negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. ASGN earned a news impact score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the business services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

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), Lululemon Athletica (LULU), Netflix (NFLX), Align Technology (ALGN), Intuitive Surgical (ISRG), Micron Technology (MU), Paypal (PYPL), Adobe (ADBE), 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 variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.41%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.47%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (3.37%), TimesSquare Capital Management LLC (2.92%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (1.75%) and FMR LLC (1.69%). 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 major investors are selling ASGN stock?

ASGN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Morgan Stanley, Rice Hall James & Associates LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, BlackRock Inc., Origin Asset Management LLP, Voya Investment Management LLC and Acadian Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold ASGN company stock in the last year include Arshad Matin, Edward L Pierce, Jeremy M Jones, Jonathan S Holman, Randolph C Blazer, Theodore S Hanson and William E Brock. View Insider Buying and Selling for ASGN.

Which major investors are buying ASGN stock?

ASGN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Select Equity Group L.P., Macquarie Group Ltd., Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Marshall Wace North America L.P., Marshall Wace LLP and TimesSquare Capital Management LLC. 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 $56.19.

How big of a company is ASGN?

ASGN has a market capitalization of $2.97 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.

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:  359 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  209 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  568
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This page was last updated on 5/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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