Equities analysts predict that Cross Country Healthcare, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCRN) will announce sales of $201.24 million for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Four analysts have provided estimates for Cross Country Healthcare’s earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $199.92 million and the highest estimate coming in at $202.80 million. Cross Country Healthcare posted sales of $219.67 million during the same quarter last year, which would indicate a negative year-over-year growth rate of 8.4%. The company is expected to announce its next quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February 27th.
According to Zacks, analysts expect that Cross Country Healthcare will report full year sales of $816.83 million for the current financial year, with estimates ranging from $815.50 million to $818.38 million. For the next financial year, analysts expect that the company will post sales of $832.90 million, with estimates ranging from $821.16 million to $839.80 million. Zacks’ sales calculations are a mean average based on a survey of research analysts that cover Cross Country Healthcare.
Cross Country Healthcare (NASDAQ:CCRN) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 1st. The business services provider reported $0.02 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.03 by ($0.01). Cross Country Healthcare had a return on equity of 4.43% and a net margin of 3.67%. The company had revenue of $200.72 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $200.66 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.23 earnings per share. The company’s revenue was down 12.2% on a year-over-year basis.
Shares of NASDAQ:CCRN traded down $0.51 during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching $8.55. 158,600 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 252,272. Cross Country Healthcare has a fifty-two week low of $7.41 and a fifty-two week high of $14.49. The company has a quick ratio of 2.24, a current ratio of 2.24 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.35. The firm has a market cap of $328.79 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 14.23, a PEG ratio of 4.68 and a beta of 0.63.
Institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Mackay Shields LLC bought a new position in Cross Country Healthcare in the second quarter valued at $451,000. Citadel Advisors LLC grew its position in Cross Country Healthcare by 193.0% in the second quarter. Citadel Advisors LLC now owns 264,940 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $2,981,000 after purchasing an additional 174,530 shares in the last quarter. Systematic Financial Management LP grew its position in Cross Country Healthcare by 53.2% in the second quarter. Systematic Financial Management LP now owns 634,924 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $7,143,000 after purchasing an additional 220,357 shares in the last quarter. Royce & Associates LP grew its position in Cross Country Healthcare by 2.8% in the second quarter. Royce & Associates LP now owns 1,060,481 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $11,930,000 after purchasing an additional 28,500 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Seizert Capital Partners LLC bought a new position in Cross Country Healthcare in the third quarter valued at $406,000. 91.28% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.
About Cross Country Healthcare
Cross Country Healthcare, Inc provides healthcare staffing, recruiting, and workforce solutions in the United States. The company operates in three segments: Nurse and Allied Staffing, Physician Staffing, and Other Human Capital Management Services. The Nurse and Allied Staffing segment offers traditional staffing, including temporary and permanent placement of travel nurses and allied professionals, branch-based local nurses, and allied staffing; short-term staffing of registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, certified nurse assistants, practitioners, pharmacists, and other allied professionals on per diem and short-term assignments; and travel allied professionals on long-term contract assignments.
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