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MAXIMUS Stock Price, Forecast & Analysis (NYSE:MMS)

$77.65
+0.68 (+0.88 %)
(As of 11/17/2019 04:21 AM ET)
Today's Range
$76.59
Now: $77.65
$78.13
50-Day Range
$73.87
MA: $75.84
$77.99
52-Week Range
$60.00
Now: $77.65
$82.02
Volume638,994 shs
Average Volume343,666 shs
Market Capitalization$4.95 billion
P/E Ratio22.84
Dividend Yield1.31%
Beta0.82
MAXIMUS, Inc provides business process services (BPS) to government health and human services programs worldwide. The company's Health Services segment offers various BPS, appeals, and assessments for state, provincial, and national government programs, including Medicaid, Children's Health Insurance Program, Affordable Care Act, Health Insurance British Columbia, Health Assessment Advisory Service contract, and Preadmission Screening and Resident Reviews. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryData Processing & Outsourced Services
SectorBusiness Services
CUSIP57793310
Phone703-251-8500

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.39 billion
Cash Flow$4.53 per share
Book Value$16.91 per share

Profitability

Net Income$220.75 million

Miscellaneous

Employees18,600
Market Cap$4.95 billion
Next Earnings Date11/19/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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MAXIMUS (NYSE:MMS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is MAXIMUS's stock symbol?

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

How often does MAXIMUS pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for MAXIMUS?

MAXIMUS announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 10th. Investors of record on Friday, November 15th will be given a dividend of $0.28 per share on Friday, November 29th. This represents a $1.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.44%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 14th. This is an increase from MAXIMUS's previous quarterly dividend of $0.25. View MAXIMUS's Dividend History.

How will MAXIMUS's stock buyback program work?

MAXIMUS declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock repurchase program on Monday, June 25th 2018, which authorizes the company to buyback $200,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase up to 4.9% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are generally a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were MAXIMUS's earnings last quarter?

MAXIMUS, Inc. (NYSE:MMS) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 9th. The health services provider reported $0.91 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.82 by $0.09. The health services provider had revenue of $597.90 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $591.91 million. MAXIMUS had a return on equity of 20.72% and a net margin of 8.44%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down .4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.86 earnings per share. View MAXIMUS's Earnings History.

When is MAXIMUS's next earnings date?

MAXIMUS is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 19th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for MAXIMUS.

How can I listen to MAXIMUS's earnings call?

MAXIMUS will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, November 19th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What price target have analysts set for MMS?

2 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for MAXIMUS's stock. Their forecasts range from $77.00 to $83.00. On average, they anticipate MAXIMUS's share price to reach $80.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 3.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for MAXIMUS.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for MAXIMUS?

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

Has MAXIMUS been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about MMS stock have trended somewhat negative on Sunday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing 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. MAXIMUS earned a news impact score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the health services provider a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for MAXIMUS.

Are investors shorting MAXIMUS?

MAXIMUS saw a increase in short interest in the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,520,000 shares, an increase of 15.2% from the September 30th total of 1,320,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 334,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.5 days. Currently, 2.4% of the company's shares are sold short. View MAXIMUS's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of MAXIMUS's 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 Tesla (TSLA), Bank of America (BAC), Southwest Airlines (LUV), Adamis Pharmaceuticals (ADMP), AGNC Investment (AGNC), JetBlue Airways (JBLU), 3D Systems (DDD), New Oriental Education & Tech Grp (EDU), Lennar (LEN) and Macy's (M).

Who are MAXIMUS's key executives?

MAXIMUS's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Bruce L. Caswell, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Richard A. Montoni, Vice Chairman & Sr. Advisor to the CEO (Age 67)
  • Mr. Richard J. Nadeau, CFO & Treasurer (Age 64)
  • Mr. David R. Francis, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 58)
  • Mr. Mark S. Andrekovich, Chief of Human Capital and Former Pres of Tax & Employer Services (Age 57)

Who are MAXIMUS's major shareholders?

MAXIMUS's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Mondrian Investment Partners LTD (1.10%), Rice Hall James & Associates LLC (0.76%), Riverbridge Partners LLC (0.75%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (0.55%), Rhumbline Advisers (0.41%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.39%). Company insiders that own MAXIMUS stock include David Francis, Mark Andrekovich, Paul R Lederer, Raymond B Ruddy, Richard A Montoni and Russell A Beliveau. View Institutional Ownership Trends for MAXIMUS.

Which major investors are selling MAXIMUS stock?

MMS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL, Mondrian Investment Partners LTD, Meritage Portfolio Management, Glassman Wealth Services, Russell Investments Group Ltd., SG Americas Securities LLC, State of Tennessee Treasury Department and Mackay Shields LLC. Company insiders that have sold MAXIMUS company stock in the last year include David Francis, Mark Andrekovich, Paul R Lederer, Raymond B Ruddy, Richard A Montoni and Russell A Beliveau. View Insider Buying and Selling for MAXIMUS.

Which major investors are buying MAXIMUS stock?

MMS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tygh Capital Management Inc., WBI Investments Inc., California Public Employees Retirement System, First Quadrant L P CA, Rhumbline Advisers, Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, Handelsbanken Fonder AB and Arabesque Asset Management Ltd. View Insider Buying and Selling for MAXIMUS.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is MAXIMUS's stock price today?

One share of MMS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $77.65.

How big of a company is MAXIMUS?

MAXIMUS has a market capitalization of $4.95 billion and generates $2.39 billion in revenue each year. The health services provider earns $220.75 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.40 on an earnings per share basis. MAXIMUS employs 18,600 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About MAXIMUS.

What is MAXIMUS's official website?

The official website for MAXIMUS is http://www.maximus.com/.

How can I contact MAXIMUS?

MAXIMUS's 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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for MAXIMUS (NYSE MMS)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  401 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  398 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  799
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about MAXIMUS and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MMS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MMS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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