AMN Healthcare Services Inc (NYSE:AHS) : Traders are bullish on AMN Healthcare Services Inc (NYSE:AHS) as it has outperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin of 5.08% in the past 4 weeks. The bullishness in the stock continues even in the near-term as the stock has returned an impressive 4.67%, relative to the S&P 500. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 6.01% in the last 1 week, and is up 6.78% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.
The company shares have rallied 33.96% from its 1 Year high price. On Jul 8, 2016, the shares registered one year high at $42.91 and the one year low was seen on Feb 8, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $38.83 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $33.08.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 7.87% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 12.5%.
AMN Healthcare Services Inc (NYSE:AHS): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $41.77, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $42.91 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $41.54 and closed the trading day at $42.68, in the green by 3.22%. The total traded volume for the day was 601,319. The stock had closed at $41.35 in the previous days trading.
In an insider trading activity,The director officer (President and CEO) of Amn Healthcare Services Inc, Salka Susan R sold 30,000 shares at $40 on June 7, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $1,200,000. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (AMN Healthcare) offers healthcare workforce solutions and staffing services to healthcare facilities. The Companys workforce solutions include managed services programs (MSP), vendor management systems (VMS), recruitment process outsourcing (RPO), workforce consulting services, predictive modeling, staff scheduling and the placement of physicians, nurses and allied healthcare professionals into temporary and permanent positions enable its clients to reduce staffing complexity, increase efficiency and improve patient outcomes within the rapidly evolving healthcare environment. The Companys clients include acute and sub-acute care hospitals, community health centers and clinics, physician practice groups, home health facilities and several other healthcare settings. The Company provides its services through three segments: Nurse and Allied Healthcare Staffing Segment, Locum Tenens Staffing Segment and Physician Permanent Placement Services Segment.