HMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Monday February 08 as the stock slid 6.15% to $10.69, a loss of $-0.7 per share. Starting at an opening price of $11.30 a share, the stock traded between $10.58 and $11.33 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 488,476 shares over 4,389 trades, against an average daily volume of 841,747 shares and a total float of 86.01 million.
The losses send HMS Holdings Corp down to a market cap of $919.43 million. In the last year, HMS Holdings Corp has traded between $20.12 and $8.11, and its 50-day SMA is currently $12.15 and 200-day SMA is $12.76.
The stock has a P/E Ratio of 75.9.
HMS Holdings Corp operates in the U.S. healthcare insurance benefit cost containment marketplace. It provides coordination of benefits services to government, private healthcare payers, sponsors to ensure that responsible party pays healthcare claims.
HMS Holdings Corp is based out of Irving, TX and has some 2,296 employees. Its CEO is William C. Lucia.
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