Published On: Wed, Oct 19th, 2016

HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY) Analyst Review


A number of investment brokers have recently updated their price targets on shares of HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY).

Most recent broker ratings

08/18/2016 – HMS Holdings Corp was downgraded to “hold” by analysts at Jefferies. They now have a USD 23 price target on the stock.

06/01/2016 – Credit Suisse began new coverage on HMS Holdings Corp giving the company a “outperform” rating. They now have a USD 19 price target on the stock.

04/29/2016 – HMS Holdings Corp was upgraded to “outperform” by analysts at Oppenheimer. They now have a USD 21 price target on the stock.

04/12/2016 – Avondale Partners began new coverage on HMS Holdings Corp giving the company a “market outperform” rating. They now have a USD 18 price target on the stock.

08/24/2015 – HMS Holdings Corp had its “outperform” rating reiterated by analysts at William Blair.

07/21/2015 – HMS Holdings Corp was downgraded to “neutral” by analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

06/18/2015 – HMS Holdings Corp had its “outperform” rating reiterated by analysts at Stephens. They now have a USD 20 price target on the stock.

03/22/2015 – HMS Holdings Corp had its “outperform” rating reiterated by analysts at Robert W. Baird. They now have a USD 27 price target on the stock.

03/09/2015 – HMS Holdings Corp was upgraded to “buy” by analysts at Dougherty & Co. They now have a USD 22 price target on the stock.

08/18/2014 – HMS Holdings Corp had its “positive” rating reiterated by analysts at Wells Fargo.

08/18/2014 – HMS Holdings Corp was upgraded to “overweight” by analysts at First Analysis. They now have a USD 27 price target on the stock.

07/10/2014 – HMS Holdings Corp had its “outperform” rating reiterated by analysts at RBC Capital. They now have a USD 23 price target on the stock.

04/28/2014 – HMS Holdings Corp was upgraded to “buy” by analysts at Ned Davis Research.

The share price of HMS Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:HMSY) was up +2.73% during the last day of trading, with a day high of 21.58. 280552 shares were traded during the last session.

The stock’s 50 day moving average is 21.86 and its 200 day moving average is 18.81. The stock’s market capitalization is 1.81B. HMS Holdings Corp has a 52-week low of 9.51 and a 52-week high of 24.00.

HMS Holdings Corp. is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, operates in the United States healthcare insurance benefit cost containment marketplace. It provides coordination of benefits services to government, and private healthcare payers and sponsors. Its payment integrity services ensure that healthcare claims billed are accurate and appropriate. It offers services to state Medicaid agencies, government health agencies and health plans, including Medicaid managed care, Medicare Advantage and group and individual health lines of business; government and private employers; and other healthcare payers and sponsors, including child support agencies. It serves approximately 45 state Medicaid programs and the District of Columbia, and government health agencies, including Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Veterans Health Administration (VHA). It also provides services to approximately 250 health plans and supports their multiple lines of business.