Preferred Bank (PFBC) At $64.08 Forms Top; Amn Healthcare Services Amn Healthcare Service (AMN) Sellers Decreased By 0.68% Their Shorts

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Amn Healthcare Services Inc Amn Healthcare Service (NYSE:AMN) had a decrease of 0.68% in short interest. AMN’s SI was 8.74M shares in April as released by FINRA. Its down 0.68% from 8.80M shares previously. With 394,200 avg volume, 22 days are for Amn Healthcare Services Inc Amn Healthcare Service (NYSE:AMN)’s short sellers to cover AMN’s short positions. The SI to Amn Healthcare Services Inc Amn Healthcare Service’s float is 18.5%. The stock increased 2.32% or $1.3 during the last trading session, reaching $57.45. About 395,677 shares traded. AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (NYSE:AMN) has risen 42.48% since April 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 30.93% the S&P500.

Preferred Bank (PFBC) formed multiple top with $69.85 target or 9.00% above today’s $64.08 share price. Preferred Bank (PFBC) has $981.71 million valuation. The stock increased 0.31% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $64.08. About 84,499 shares traded. Preferred Bank (NASDAQ:PFBC) has risen 24.68% since April 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 13.13% the S&P500.

Among 5 analysts covering AMN Healthcare (NYSE:AMN), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 80% are positive. AMN Healthcare had 7 analyst reports since January 20, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. Wells Fargo initiated the stock with “Outperform” rating in Tuesday, June 27 report. Credit Suisse initiated the shares of AMN in report on Tuesday, November 7 with “Outperform” rating. Benchmark initiated AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (NYSE:AMN) rating on Friday, January 20. Benchmark has “Buy” rating and $46 target. Benchmark maintained the shares of AMN in report on Wednesday, October 25 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Mkt Perform” rating by Avondale given on Tuesday, January 24. The company was initiated on Friday, November 17 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, February 17 by Benchmark.

AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. provides healthcare workforce solutions and staffing services in the United States. The company has market cap of $2.75 billion. The firm operates through three divisions: Nurse and Allied Solutions, Locum Tenens Solutions, and Other Workforce Solutions. It has a 21.44 P/E ratio. The Company’s services include travel nurse staffing under the American Mobile, Onward Healthcare, Nurses Rx, and OÂ’Grady-Peyton brands; rapid response nurse staffing and labor disruption services, a shorter-term staffing solution for four to eight weeks under the NurseChoice brand; local, or per diem, staffing for daily shift work or on as-needed basis under the Nursefinders brand; and locum tenens staffing for specialties, clinicians, and dentists on an independent contractor basis on temporary assignments from a few days up to one year under the Staff Care and Locum Leaders brands.

Analysts await Preferred Bank (NASDAQ:PFBC) to report earnings on April, 18. They expect $1.06 earnings per share, up 49.30% or $0.35 from last year’s $0.71 per share. PFBC’s profit will be $16.24 million for 15.11 P/E if the $1.06 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.98 actual earnings per share reported by Preferred Bank for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 8.16% EPS growth.

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