AMN Healthcare Services Inc. (AHS) Drops 7.51% on February 05

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AMN Healthcare Services Inc. (AHS) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Friday February 05 as the stock slid 7.51% to $23.41, a loss of $-1.8999 per share. Starting at an opening price of $25.26 a share, the stock traded between $22.70 and $25.30 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 819,106 shares over 5,757 trades, against an average daily volume of 978,664 shares and a total float of 47.69 million.

The losses send AMN Healthcare Services Inc. down to a market cap of $1.12 billion. In the last year, AMN Healthcare Services Inc. has traded between $37.47 and $19.55, and its 50-day SMA is currently $28.91 and 200-day SMA is $29.77.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 19.3.

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.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of AMN Healthcare Services Inc., check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for AHS. To see the latest independent stock recommendations from Equities.com’s analysts, visit our Research section.

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