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

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$62.62 -2.32 (-3.57 %)
(As of 03/22/2019 02:30 PM ET)
Previous Close$64.94
Today's Range$62.45 - $64.4850
52-Week Range$51.05 - $94.25
Volume143,739 shs
Average Volume287,034 shs
Market Capitalization$3.30 billion
P/E Ratio14.30
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.96
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

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$6.1212 per share
Book Value$22.52 per share

Profitability

Net Income$157.71 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,300
Market Cap$3.30 billion
Next Earnings Date4/24/2019 (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) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 13th. The business services provider reported $1.14 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.15 by $0.01. The business services provider earned $929.65 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $929.80 million. ASGN had a return on equity of 20.88% and a net margin of 4.64%. The company's revenue was up 36.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $1.44 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, April 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for ASGN.

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

ASGN updated its first quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 13th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.92-0.99 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.99. The company issued revenue guidance of $916.6-926.6 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $901.69 million.ASGN also updated its Q1 2019 guidance to $0.92-0.99 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for ASGN?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for ASGN's shares. Their predictions range from $62.00 to $84.00. On average, they expect ASGN's share price to reach $73.6667 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 17.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for ASGN.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for ASGN?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for ASGN in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 4 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 stories about ASGN stock have been trending negative on Friday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. ASGN earned a daily sentiment score of -2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the business services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect 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), Netflix (NFLX), Micron Technology (MU), Intuitive Surgical (ISRG), Lululemon Athletica (LULU), Align Technology (ALGN), Constellation Brands (STZ), Alibaba Group (BABA), salesforce.com (CRM) and Adobe (ADBE).

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 investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.69%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.48%), FMR LLC (2.42%), Northern Trust Corp (1.58%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.43%) and Boston Partners (1.28%). 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, 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 BlackRock Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Principal Financial Group Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Acadian Asset Management LLC, FMR LLC, Royce & Associates LP and Barclays PLC. Company insiders that have sold ASGN company stock in the last year include Arshad Matin, Edward L Pierce, Jeremy M Jones, Jonathan S Holman, Peter T Dameris, 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Millennium Management LLC, Retirement Systems of Alabama, Northern Trust Corp, American Century Companies Inc., Squarepoint Ops LLC, American International Group Inc. and Prosight Management LP. 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 $62.54.

How big of a company is ASGN?

ASGN has a market capitalization of $3.29 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:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  343 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  207 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  550
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This page was last updated on 3/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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