AMN Healthcare Services Inc. (AHS) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Wednesday January 13 as the stock slid 7.29% to $24.54, a loss of $-1.93 per share. Starting at an opening price of $26.55 a share, the stock traded between $24.28 and $26.69 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 691,926 shares over 5,585 trades, against an average daily volume of 954,791 shares and a total float of 47.69 million.
The losses send AMN Healthcare Services Inc. down to a market cap of $1.17 billion. In the last year, AMN Healthcare Services Inc. has traded between $37.47 and $17.92, and its 50-day SMA is currently $29.65 and 200-day SMA is $29.48.
The stock has a P/E Ratio of 18.1.
AMN Healthcare Services Inc provides travel nurse and allied staffing services, locum tenens and physician permanent placement services. It recruits physicians, nurses and allied healthcare professionals.
AMN Healthcare Services Inc. is based out of San Diego, CA and has some 1,800 employees. Its CEO is Susan R. Salka.
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