Analyst Ratings for AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (AHS)Updated: 2016-10-25
A number of analysts gave price targets for AHS. The highest price target was 54, implying a possible profit of 61.39 percent. The lowest price target was 18, which equates to a potential downside of -46.2 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.
Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -1.79 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -0.65 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 2.68 percent in FY estimates.
People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.
AHS has an estimated earnings growth rate of 6.52 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of AHS is 2.38.
AHS has traded between a high of 44.99 and a low of 21.24 over the past year. Today's price is 57.53 percent above the 52-week low, and 25.63 percent lower than its 52-week high. AHS has a price/earnings ratio of 15.51. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The AHS value stock report compares AHS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.62 billion. AHS's next earnings release will be on 2016-11-03, which is -928 days away.