Brokerage Firm Rating Update on AMN Healthcare Services Inc (AHS)

AMN Healthcare Services Inc (AHS) : The consensus on AMN Healthcare Services Inc (AHS) based on 6 analyst recommendation on the company stock is 1, which is interpreted as a Strong Buy recommendation. Zacks Investment Research has issued a rank of 2 which endorses a Buy on the stock. However, 6 brokers have a differing view as they consider the stock to be a Strong Buy at current levels.

AMN Healthcare Services Inc (AHS) : 5 investment research analysts covering AMN Healthcare Services Inc (AHS) have an average price target of $48.1 for the near short term. The highest target price given by the Brokerage Firm to the stock is $50 and the lowest target is $46 for the short term. Analysts expect the variance to be within $2.01 of the average price.


For this week, the average consensus of the company shares are rated as a Strong Buy. Also, Major Brokerage house, UBS maintains its ratings on AMN Healthcare Services Inc (NYSE:AHS). In the latest research report, UBS raises the target price from $42 per share to $48.5 per share. According to the latest information available, the shares are now rated Buy by the analysts at the agency. The rating by the firm was issued on August 5, 2016.

AMN Healthcare Services Inc (NYSE:AHS): The stock opened at $36.05 and touched an intraday high of $36.68 on Wednesday. During the day, the stock corrected to an intraday low of $35.96, however, the bulls stepped in and pushed the price higher to close in the green at $36.21 with a gain of 0.17% for the day. The total traded volume for the day was 533,575. The stock had closed at $36.15 in the previous trading session.

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.

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