AMN Healthcare Services Inc (AHS) Shares are Down -11.36%

AMN Healthcare Services Inc (AHS) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on AMN Healthcare Services Inc (AHS), hence the stock is down -18.54% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -11.41% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -17.7% and the stock has fallen -11.36% in the past 1 week.

The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 14.72% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 12.77%. AMN Healthcare Services Inc (NYSE:AHS): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $34.48, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $36.07 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $34.22 and closed the trading day at $35.58, in the green by 3.22%. The total traded volume for the day was 1,358,481. The stock had closed at $34.47 in the previous days trading.


The company Insiders own 2.6% of AMN Healthcare Services Inc shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -19.98% . Institutional Investors own 95.98% of AMN Healthcare Services Inc shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -23.72%. Also, UBS maintains their rating on the shares of AMN Healthcare Services Inc (NYSE:AHS). The current rating of the shares is Buy. Equity Analysts at the Firm raises the price target to $48.5 per share from $42 per share. The rating by the firm was issued on August 5, 2016.

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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