On Assignment (ASGN) : Brant Point Investment Management scooped up 7,900 additional shares in On Assignment during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on May 13, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 375,500 shares of On Assignment which is valued at $13.5 Million.On Assignment makes up approximately 2.79% of Brant Point Investment Management’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp boosted its stake in ASGN in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 104,570 additional shares and now holds a total of 1,915,141 shares of On Assignment which is valued at $68.9 Million. On Assignment makes up approx 0.04% of Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp’s portfolio.Royce Associates Lp reduced its stake in ASGN by selling 10,000 shares or 4.33% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 220,695 shares of ASGN which is valued at $7.9 Million. On Assignment makes up approx 0.05% of Royce Associates Lp’s portfolio. Blackrock Japan Ltd added ASGN to its portfolio by purchasing 1,136 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $40,885.Teachers Advisors Inc boosted its stake in ASGN in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 2,010 additional shares and now holds a total of 78,380 shares of On Assignment which is valued at $2.8 Million. On Assignment makes up approx 0.01% of Teachers Advisors Inc’s portfolio. Tocqueville Asset Management added ASGN to its portfolio by purchasing 49,400 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $1.8 Million. On Assignment makes up approx 0.02% of Tocqueville Asset Management’s portfolio.
On Assignment closed down -0.16 points or -0.42% at $37.58 with 1,97,763 shares getting traded on Wednesday. Post opening the session at $37.75, the shares hit an intraday low of $37.47 and an intraday high of $37.98 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Wednesday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, On Assignment reported $0.66 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.06 according to the earnings call on Apr 27, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.60. The company had revenue of $582.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $552.74 million. The company’s revenue was up 35.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.41 EPS.
On Assignment Inc. is a global provider of professionals in the information technology (IT) engineering and life sciences sectors. The Company matches people into positions for contract contract-to-hire and direct hire assignments. Its operating segments include Apex Oxford and Life Sciences Europe. The Apex Segment provides information technology and scientific staffing professionals for contract contract-to-hire and permanent placement positions. The Oxford Segment provides contract and direct placement services of information technology and engineering professionals in specialized information technology software and hardware engineering and mechanical electrical validation and telecommunications engineering fields. The Life Sciences Europe Segment provides locally-based contract life science professionals to clients in the biotechnology pharmaceutical food and beverage medical device personal care chemical automotive educational and environmental industries.