Analysts See $0.76 EPS for On Assignment, Inc. (ASGN)

January 17, 2018 - By Jan Rainey

 Analysts See $0.76 EPS for On Assignment, Inc. (ASGN)
Investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.07, from 0.98 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 15 investors sold On Assignment, Inc. shares while 71 reduced holdings. 29 funds opened positions while 61 raised stakes. 45.80 million shares or 1.59% less from 46.54 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.
Massachusetts-based Loring Wolcott Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors Llp Ma has invested 0% in On Assignment, Inc. (NYSE:ASGN). Ftb Advsrs has invested 0% in On Assignment, Inc. (NYSE:ASGN). Goldman Sachs Group Inc Inc reported 1.36M shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Dreman Value Mngmt L L C invested in 0.02% or 698 shares. Pinebridge Invs Ltd Partnership invested 0.03% of its portfolio in On Assignment, Inc. (NYSE:ASGN). Moreover, Genesee Valley Co has 0.09% invested in On Assignment, Inc. (NYSE:ASGN) for 4,052 shares. Barnett & invested 0.92% in On Assignment, Inc. (NYSE:ASGN). 35,973 are held by Susquehanna Group Limited Liability Partnership. Ami Asset stated it has 295,147 shares. Blair William Co Il has invested 0.02% in On Assignment, Inc. (NYSE:ASGN). State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue invested in 0.03% or 9,838 shares. First Limited Partnership has 0% invested in On Assignment, Inc. (NYSE:ASGN) for 13,184 shares. Walleye Trading stated it has 0% of its portfolio in On Assignment, Inc. (NYSE:ASGN). Northern Tru reported 0.01% stake. Us Bankshares De reported 0% of its portfolio in On Assignment, Inc. (NYSE:ASGN).

Since October 10, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 6 sales for $16.35 million activity. 74,894 On Assignment, Inc. (NYSE:ASGN) shares with value of $4.23 million were sold by Veatch Jeffrey E.. $1.20M worth of On Assignment, Inc. (NYSE:ASGN) was sold by Callaghan Brian J. on Thursday, October 26.

Analysts expect On Assignment, Inc. (NYSE:ASGN) to report $0.76 EPS on February, 13.They anticipate $0.12 EPS change or 18.75 % from last quarter’s $0.64 EPS. ASGN’s profit would be $39.53 million giving it 21.83 P/E if the $0.76 EPS is correct. After having $0.83 EPS previously, On Assignment, Inc.’s analysts see -8.43 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 0.35% or $0.23 during the last trading session, reaching $66.36. About 211,594 shares traded. On Assignment, Inc. (NYSE:ASGN) has risen 41.91% since January 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.21% the S&P500.

On Assignment, Inc. (NYSE:ASGN) Ratings Coverage

Among 7 analysts covering On Assignment Inc (NYSE:ASGN), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 86% are positive. On Assignment Inc had 26 analyst reports since October 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Mkt Perform” rating given on Monday, December 19 by Avondale. The stock has “Buy” rating by SunTrust on Thursday, December 7. As per Thursday, July 27, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Wednesday, December 9. The company was maintained on Monday, November 20 by RBC Capital Markets. RBC Capital Markets maintained On Assignment, Inc. (NYSE:ASGN) on Thursday, April 27 with “Outperform” rating. Avondale maintained On Assignment, Inc. (NYSE:ASGN) rating on Thursday, April 28. Avondale has “Market Outperform” rating and $45 target. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, August 18 by Deutsche Bank. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Buy” on Tuesday, July 11. The firm has “Market Outperform” rating by Avondale given on Thursday, February 18.

On Assignment, Inc. provides professionals for contract, contract-to-hire, and direct hire assignments in the United States, Europe, and Canada. The company has market cap of $3.45 billion. The firm operates in two divisions, Apex and Oxford. It has a 30.92 P/E ratio. The Apex segment offers technical, scientific, and digital and creative professionals for contract, contract-to-hire, and permanent placement positions to Fortune 1000 and mid-market clients; IT staffing and consulting services comprising IT infrastructure, application development, project management, and healthcare IT professionals; and creative, marketing, advertising, and digital professionals.

More news for On Assignment, Inc. (NYSE:ASGN) were recently published by: Businesswire.com, which released: “On Assignment, Inc. Announces Estimated Effect of New US Tax Law on its …” on January 05, 2018. Businesswire.com‘s article titled: “On Assignment, Inc. Schedules Fourth Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call” and published on January 16, 2018 is yet another important article.

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