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NYSE:MMSMAXIMUS Stock Price, Forecast & News

+1.38 (+1.86 %)
(As of 08/3/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $75.59
50-Day Range
MA: $71.01
52-Week Range
Now: $75.59
Volume291,802 shs
Average Volume318,572 shs
Market Capitalization$4.63 billion
P/E Ratio23.33
Dividend Yield1.51%
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. This segment offers program eligibility support and enrollment; application assistance and independent health plan enrollment counseling; beneficiary outreach, education, eligibility, enrollment, and renewal; document and record management; payment processing and administration; and digital eHealth and wellbeing solutions. It also provides independent disability, long-term sick, and other health assessment; occupational health clinical assessment; specialized consulting; and centralized multilingual customer contact centers and multichannel self-service options for enrollment. The company's U.S. Federal Services segment offers centralized citizen engagement centers and support services; document and record management; case management, citizen engagement, and consumer education; independent medical reviews and worker's compensation benefit appeals; and Medicare and Medicaid appeals, and program eligibility appeals. It 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 company's Human Services segment offers national, state, provincial, and local human services agencies, as well as various BPS and related consulting services. It also provides management tools and professional consulting, program consulting, and tax credit and employer services. The company was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Reston, Virginia.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.56 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryData Processing & Outsourced Services



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.89 billion
Cash Flow$5.21 per share
Book Value$19.56 per share


Net Income$240.82 million


Market Cap$4.63 billion
Next Earnings Date8/6/2020 (Confirmed)
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MAXIMUS (NYSE:MMS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has MAXIMUS's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

MAXIMUS's stock was trading at $60.94 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, MMS shares have increased by 24.0% and is now trading at $75.59.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of MAXIMUS?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for MAXIMUS in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings, 1 buy rating and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is MAXIMUS's next earnings date?

MAXIMUS is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 6th 2020.
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How can I listen to MAXIMUS's earnings call?

MAXIMUS will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, August 6th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were MAXIMUS's earnings last quarter?

MAXIMUS, Inc. (NYSE:MMS) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 7th. The health services provider reported $0.43 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.82 by $0.39. The health services provider had revenue of $818.10 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $770.28 million. MAXIMUS had a return on equity of 17.09% and a net margin of 6.71%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 11.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.96 earnings per share.
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How often does MAXIMUS pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for MAXIMUS?

MAXIMUS declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, July 7th. Investors of record on Friday, August 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.28 per share on Monday, August 31st. This represents a $1.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.48%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 13th.
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What guidance has MAXIMUS issued on next quarter's earnings?

MAXIMUS issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 7th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.95-3.15 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.75. The company issued revenue guidance of $3.15-3.25 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $3.10 billion.

What price target have analysts set for MMS?

4 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for MAXIMUS's stock. Their forecasts range from $77.00 to $90.00. On average, they anticipate MAXIMUS's share price to reach $82.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.5% from the stock's current price.
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Has MAXIMUS been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about MMS stock have been trending somewhat negative on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. MAXIMUS earned a coverage optimism score of -1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the health 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.
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Are investors shorting MAXIMUS?

MAXIMUS saw a drop in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 1,130,000 shares, a drop of 24.2% from the June 15th total of 1,490,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 472,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.4 days. Approximately 1.9% of the company's shares are short sold.
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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 Boeing (BA), Bank of America (BAC), Intel (INTC), Altria Group (MO), AbbVie (ABBV), Broadcom (AVGO), Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY), Cisco Systems (CSCO), IBM (IBM) and Lennar (LEN).

Who are MAXIMUS's key executives?

MAXIMUS's management team includes the following 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)

What is MAXIMUS's stock symbol?

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

Who are MAXIMUS's major shareholders?

MAXIMUS's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Riverbridge Partners LLC (0.75%), Copeland Capital Management LLC (0.64%), Reinhart Partners Inc. (0.38%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.26%), Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH (0.20%) and Handelsinvest Investeringsforvaltning (0.19%). Company insiders that own MAXIMUS stock include David Francis, Mark Andrekovich, Paul R Lederer, Raymond B Ruddy, Richard A Montoni, Russell A Beliveau and Thomas D Romeo.
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Which institutional investors are selling MAXIMUS stock?

MMS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Michigan Retirement System, UBS Group AG, West Coast Financial LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Riverbridge Partners LLC, Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH, First Trust Advisors LP, and Retirement Systems of Alabama. Company insiders that have sold MAXIMUS company stock in the last year include David Francis, Raymond B Ruddy, Richard A Montoni, Russell A Beliveau, and Thomas D Romeo.
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Which institutional investors are buying MAXIMUS stock?

MMS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Copeland Capital Management LLC, Mackay Shields LLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Reinhart Partners Inc., Sciencast Management LP, Duality Advisers LP, and ProShare Advisors 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 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 $75.59.

How big of a company is MAXIMUS?

MAXIMUS has a market capitalization of $4.63 billion and generates $2.89 billion in revenue each year. The health services provider earns $240.82 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.72 on an earnings per share basis. MAXIMUS employs 29,600 workers across the globe.

What is MAXIMUS's official website?

The official website for MAXIMUS is 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]

This page was last updated on 8/4/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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