Maximus Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.16 (-1.29 %)
(As of 06/18/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume493,363 shs
Average Volume327,890 shs
Market Capitalization$5.46 billion
P/E Ratio20.29
Dividend Yield1.24%
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About Maximus

Maximus, Inc. provides business process services (BPS) to government health and human services programs worldwide. It operates through three segments: U.S. Services, U.S. Federal Services, and Outside the U.S. The U.S. Services segment offers various BPS solutions, such as program administration, appeals and assessments, and related consulting works for U.S. state and local government programs, including the Affordable Care Act, Medicaid, the Children's Health Insurance Program, Temporary Assistance to Needy Families, child support programs, Preadmission Screening and Resident Reviews, and Independent Developmental Disability assessments. This segment also provides program eligibility support and enrollment; centralized multilingual customer contact centers, multichannel, and digital self-service options for enrollment; application assistance and independent health plan choice counseling; beneficiary outreach, education, eligibility, enrollment, and redeterminations; person-centered independent disability, long-term sick, and other health assessments; and specialized consulting services. The U.S. Federal Services segment offers centralized citizen engagement centers and support services; document and record management; case management, citizen support, and consumer education; independent medical reviews and worker's compensation benefit appeals; Medicare and Medicaid appeals; and federal marketplace eligibility appeals. This segment also provides modernization of systems and information technology infrastructure; infrastructure operations and support services; software development, operations, and management services; and data analytics services. The Outside the U.S. segment offers BPS solutions for governments and commercial clients outside the United States, including health and disability assessments, program administration for employment services, and other job seeker-related services. The company was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Reston, Virginia.


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1.84 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

68th out of 505 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

32nd out of 204 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Maximus (NYSE:MMS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Maximus a buy right now?

3 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Maximus in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating, 1 buy rating and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Maximus stock.
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When is Maximus' next earnings date?

Maximus is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 5th 2021.
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How were Maximus' earnings last quarter?

Maximus, Inc. (NYSE:MMS) released its earnings results on Thursday, May, 6th. The health services provider reported $1.29 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.82 by $0.47. The health services provider earned $959.30 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $846.71 million. Maximus had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 21.38% and a net margin of 7.31%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 17.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.82 EPS.
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How has Maximus' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Maximus' stock was trading at $60.94 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, MMS stock has increased by 45.8% and is now trading at $88.87.
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How often does Maximus pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Maximus?

Maximus announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 15th. Investors of record on Friday, May 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.28 per share on Friday, May 28th. This represents a $1.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.26%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 13th.
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Is Maximus a good dividend stock?

Maximus pays an annual dividend of $1.12 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.24%. Maximus does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Maximus is 33.04%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Maximus will have a dividend payout ratio of 24.45% next year. This indicates that Maximus will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Maximus issued on next quarter's earnings?

Maximus issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 27th. The company provided EPS guidance of 4.200-4.400 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.650. The company issued revenue guidance of $4 billion-$4.20 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $3.63 billion.

What price target have analysts set for MMS?

3 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Maximus' stock. Their forecasts range from $84.00 to $110.00. On average, they anticipate Maximus' share price to reach $96.33 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.4% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Maximus' key executives?

Maximus' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Bruce L. Caswell, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 54, Pay $1.74M)
  • Mr. Richard J. Nadeau, CFO & Treasurer (Age 66, Pay $879.77k)
  • Mr. David R. Francis, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 60, Pay $662.05k)
  • Mr. Thomas Romeo, Gen. Mang. of US Federal Services Segment
  • Mr. John Lambeth, Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Jericho Seguin, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel.
  • Ms. Michelle F. Link, Chief HR Officer (Age 46)
  • Ms. Rebecca Kenawell, Sr. VP of HR
  • Mr. David A. Casey, Sr. VP of Gov. Relations & Bus. Devel. (Age 61)
  • Ms. Deborah Homewood, Managing Director of Human Services - Australia

What is Bruce Caswell's approval rating as Maximus' CEO?

145 employees have rated Maximus CEO Bruce Caswell on Glassdoor.com. Bruce Caswell has an approval rating of 80% among Maximus' employees.

Who are some of Maximus' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Maximus own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Maximus investors own include Pfizer (PFE), Lennar (LEN), AbbVie (ABBV), Cisco Systems (CSCO), The Kroger (KR), Skyworks Solutions (SWKS), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Cerner (CERN), Intel (INTC) and JD.com (JD).

What is Maximus' stock symbol?

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

Who are Maximus' major shareholders?

Maximus' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (13.31%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (6.41%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (4.40%), Mondrian Investment Partners LTD (1.95%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.82%) and Janus Henderson Group PLC (1.77%). Company insiders that own Maximus stock include Bruce Caswell, David Francis, Raymond B Ruddy, Richard A Montoni, Russell A Beliveau and Thomas D Romeo.
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Which major investors are selling Maximus stock?

MMS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including William Blair Investment Management LLC, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Man Group plc, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., and UBS Asset Management Americas Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Maximus company stock in the last year include Bruce Caswell, David Francis, Raymond B Ruddy, Richard A Montoni, and Thomas D Romeo.
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Which major investors are buying Maximus stock?

MMS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oak Ridge Investments LLC, BlackRock Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., Brown Advisory Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Geode Capital Management LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, and Pier Capital LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Maximus?

Shares of MMS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Maximus' stock price today?

One share of MMS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $88.87.

How much money does Maximus make?

Maximus has a market capitalization of $5.46 billion and generates $3.46 billion in revenue each year. The health services provider earns $214.51 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.39 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Maximus have?

Maximus employs 34,300 workers across the globe.

When was Maximus founded?

Maximus was founded in 1975.

What is Maximus' official website?

The official website for Maximus is www.maximus.com.

Where are Maximus' headquarters?

Maximus is headquartered at 1891 METRO CENTER DRIVE, RESTON VA, 20190.

How can I contact Maximus?

Maximus' mailing address is 1891 METRO CENTER DRIVE, RESTON VA, 20190. The health services provider can be reached via phone at 703-251-8500 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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