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Maximus Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.74 (+0.95%)
(As of 12/3/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
293,227 shs
Average Volume
310,776 shs
Market Capitalization
$4.86 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Maximus

MAXIMUS, Inc. engages in the operation of government and human services programs. It operates through the following segments: U.S. Services; U.S. Federal Services; and Outside the U.S. The U.S. Services segment offers a variety of business process services, and appeals and assessments for state, provincial and national government programs. The U.S. Federal Services segment includes process solutions, program management, as well as system and software development, and maintenance services for various United States federal civilian programs. The Outside the U.S segment comprises of national, state, and county human services agencies with a variety of business process services, and related consulting services for welfare-to-work, child support, higher education institutions, and other human services programs. The company was founded by David V. Mastran in 1975 and is headquartered in Reston, VA.


Investor-Friendly Steps Aid MAXIMUS (MMS), High Debt Ails
November 30, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
MAXIMUS (MMS) Q4 Earnings Surpass Estimates, Increase Y/Y
November 19, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Business services, not elsewhere classified
Data Processing & Outsourced Services
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$4.25 billion
Cash Flow
$6.82 per share
Book Value
$23.89 per share


Net Income
$291.20 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$4.86 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Social Links


Overall MarketRank

2.90 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

11th out of 423 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

10th out of 137 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 4.4Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Maximus (NYSE:MMS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Maximus a buy right now?

2 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Maximus in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Maximus stock.
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How has Maximus' stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Maximus' stock was trading at $60.94 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, MMS stock has increased by 28.6% and is now trading at $78.38.
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When is Maximus' next earnings date?

Maximus is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 3rd 2022.
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How were Maximus' earnings last quarter?

Maximus, Inc. (NYSE:MMS) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 18th. The health services provider reported $1.08 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.87 by $0.21. The health services provider earned $1.11 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.08 billion. Maximus had a net margin of 6.84% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 22.53%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 19.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $1.02 EPS.
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How often does Maximus pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Maximus?

Maximus declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 14th. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.28 per share on Tuesday, November 30th. This represents a $1.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.43%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 12th.
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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 1.44%. The dividend payout ratio of Maximus is 24.03%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Maximus will have a dividend payout ratio of 20.14% 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 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, December, 2nd. The company provided EPS guidance of $5.070-$5.370 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $4.450. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.40 billion-$4.60 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.12 billion.

What price target have analysts set for MMS?

2 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Maximus' shares. Their forecasts range from $95.00 to $105.00. On average, they expect Maximus' stock price to reach $100.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 27.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Maximus' key executives?

Maximus' management team includes the following people:
  • Bruce L. Caswell, Co-President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Manish Agarwal, Co-President
  • Richard J. Nadeau, Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer
  • Michael S. Weiner, Chief Medical Officer
  • John W. Lambeth, Chief Information Officer

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.

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), 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 number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (12.47%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (6.87%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (5.12%), Mackenzie Financial Corp (4.23%), Mondrian Investment Partners LTD (2.44%) and Janus Henderson Group PLC (2.03%). Company insiders that own Maximus stock include Bruce Caswell, David Francis, Ilene R Baylinson, Michelle F Link, Peter Pond, Raymond B Ruddy, Richard A Montoni, Richard John Nadeau 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 BlackRock Inc., Boston Partners, Raymond James & Associates, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Man Group plc, and AXA S.A.. Company insiders that have sold Maximus company stock in the last year include David Francis, Ilene R Baylinson, Michelle F Link, Peter Pond, Raymond B Ruddy, Richard A Montoni, Richard John Nadeau, and Thomas D Romeo.
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Which major investors are buying Maximus stock?

MMS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Alliancebernstein L.P., Mackenzie Financial Corp, Robeco Schweiz AG, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Nordea Investment Management AB, 12th Street Asset Management Company LLC, and Mondrian Investment Partners LTD.
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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 $78.38.

How much money does Maximus make?

Maximus has a market capitalization of $4.86 billion and generates $4.25 billion in revenue each year. The health services provider earns $291.20 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.66 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Maximus have?

Maximus employs 35,800 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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 703-251-8240.

This page was last updated on 12/4/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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