The risks associated with pre-market and after-hours trading may be slightly higher than the regular market hours. The reason is that extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular security due to lower liquidity and higher volatility as issuers often announce critical financial information outside regular trading hours. After-hours trades for AMN Healthcare Services Inc. (AMN) shows that investor sentiment remained intact, with the stock’s consolidated last price rising by $0.23, or 0.35%, to $66.87. The AMN Healthcare Services Inc. has recorded 11,739 volume in the after hours trading session. Earlier, Yahoo Finance discussed this stock as it revealed AMN Healthcare Study Tracks 45 Languages Spoken in Patient/Provider Encounters in U.S..
The company is listed on the NYSE and operates within the Medical Care Facilities industry segment. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $66.64 and fluctuated between $66.71 as its day high and $64.73 as its day low. The current market capitalization of AMN Healthcare Services Inc. is $2.52B. A total of 0.56 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 557.25K shares.
Furthermore, investors take into consideration insider trades when predicting a stock’s future trajectory. During the recent three months, AMN has seen 0 BUY and 1 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 0 and the disposition of 3,800 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 23 BUYs and 26 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 63,334 shares during that period but sold 42,522.
In the most recent transaction, Jones Daphne E sold 1,000 shares of AMN for 109.57 per share on Jun 14. After the transaction, the Director now owns 7,799 company shares. In a previous transaction on Apr 21, FOLETTA MARK G sold 1,458 shares at 88.78 per share. AMN shares that Director owns now total 8,073.
Among the insiders who sold shares, FOLETTA MARK G disposed of 6,042 shares on Apr 11 at a per-share price of $84.35. This resulted in the Director holding 8,073 shares of AMN after the transaction. In another insider transaction, Jackson Denise L sold 4,001 shares at $110.76 per share on Jan 09. Company shares held by the Chief Legal Officer now total 14,078.
It has been observed that price targets are rarely accurate, but they can exert some influence from time to time, and are often accepted as valuable in the market. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for AMN in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $87.50 with high estimates of $120.00 and low estimates of $70.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, AMN has a high of $125.12 and a low of $57.80.
As of this writing, AMN has an earnings estimate of $1.23 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 7 estimates, with a high estimate of $1.32 per share and a lower estimate of $1. The company reported an EPS of $2.38 in the last quarter, which was 11.20% higher than expectations of $2.14.
Balance Sheet Annually/Quarterly
An equity investor’s investment can be viewed on a balance sheet by looking at what assets and liabilities the company has. Investors can determine the company’s prospects by calculating its financial ratios based on this information. AMN’s latest balance sheet shows that the firm has $180.93M in Cash & Short Term Investments as of fiscal 2021. There were $867.07M in debt and $969.39M in liabilities at the time. Its Book Value Per Share was $21.63, while its Total Shareholder’s Equity was $1.16B.
There may be slightly higher risks associated with pre-market and after-hours trading than during regular market hours. Due to the fact that issuers often announce critical financial information outside of regular trading hours, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular securities. Currently, 0 analysts are providing their opinions on the stock. On a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 being Sell and 5 being Buy, the average analyst rating for AMN is Buy with a score of 4.00.