Maximus Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.89 (+0.96 %)
(As of 04/9/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $94.07
50-Day Range
MA: $86.34
52-Week Range
Now: $94.07
Volume238,928 shs
Average Volume346,808 shs
Market Capitalization$5.78 billion
P/E Ratio27.67
Dividend Yield1.20%
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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryData Processing & Outsourced Services
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.46 billion
Cash Flow$6.33 per share
Book Value$20.25 per share


Net Income$214.51 million


Market Cap$5.78 billion
Next Earnings Date5/6/2021 (Estimated)


Maximus (NYSE:MMS) Sets New 1-Year High at $94.21
April 9, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Form 8-K MAXIMUS, INC. For: Apr 02 - StreetInsider.com
April 2, 2021 |  streetinsider.com
Maximus (NYSE:MMS) Reaches New 52-Week High at $90.57
April 1, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Maximus (NYSE:MMS) Reaches New 52-Week High at $88.21
March 24, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
They All Laughed - The New York Times
March 14, 2021 |  nytimes.com
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Overall MarketRank

2.02 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

21st out of 442 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

11th out of 192 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.8Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Maximus (NYSE:MMS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Maximus a buy right now?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Maximus in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 buy rating and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "strong buy" Maximus stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Maximus?

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When is Maximus' next earnings date?

Maximus is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 6th 2021.
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How were Maximus' earnings last quarter?

Maximus, Inc. (NYSE:MMS) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 4th. The health services provider reported $1.03 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.94 by $0.09. The health services provider had revenue of $945.60 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $846.46 million. Maximus had a net margin of 6.20% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 17.60%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 15.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.91 earnings per share.
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How has Maximus' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Maximus' stock was trading at $60.94 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, MMS shares have increased by 54.4% and is now trading at $94.07.
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How often does Maximus pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Maximus?

Maximus announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, January 12th. Investors of record on Friday, February 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.28 per share on Friday, February 26th. This represents a $1.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.19%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 11th.
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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 1.20%. Maximus does not yet have a strock 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 26.35% 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 updated its FY21 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 4th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.55-3.75 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.59. The company issued revenue guidance of $3.4-3.53 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $3.31 billion.

What price target have analysts set for MMS?

2 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Maximus' stock. Their forecasts range from $84.00 to $96.00. On average, they expect Maximus' share price to reach $90.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.3%.
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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 State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%), Private Trust Co. NA (0.01%), Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.01%) and Carroll Financial Associates Inc. (0.00%). 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 institutional investors are selling Maximus stock?

MMS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Private Trust Co. NA, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, and Pacer Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Maximus company stock in the last year include Bruce Caswell, David Francis, Richard A Montoni, and Thomas D Romeo.
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Which institutional investors are buying Maximus stock?

MMS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Carroll Financial Associates Inc..
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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 $94.07.

How much money does Maximus make?

Maximus has a market capitalization of $5.78 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 34,000 workers across the globe.

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 4/11/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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