[ibd-display-video id=3105496 width=50 float=left autostart=true] The new rating is a sign the stock is outpacing 96% of all stocks when it comes to the most important stock-picking criteria. Winning stocks often have a 95 or higher score in the early stages of a new price run.
AMN Healthcare Services is currently extended beyond a proper buy zone after breaking out from a 51.85 buy point in a flat base.
The stock earns an 84 EPS Rating, meaning its recent quarterly and annual earnings growth tops 84% of all stocks.
Its Accumulation/Distribution Rating of B shows moderate buying by institutional investors over the last 13 weeks.
The company posted a 2% increase in earnings for Q3. Sales growth rose 5%, up from 3% in the prior quarter. That marks one quarter of rising revenue growth. The company's next quarterly report is expected on or around Feb. 16.
AMN Healthcare Services earns the No. 2 rank among its peers in the Commercial Services-Staffing industry group. Fifty One Job ( JOBS ) is the No. 1-ranked stock within the group.
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