HMS Holdings Corp ($HMSY) Cautious Buy or Hold to $17 Confident Investor Rating: Fair

Company name HMS Holdings Corp
Stock ticker HMSY
Live stock price [stckqut]HMSY[/stckqut]
P/E compared to competitors Good

MANAGEMENT EXECUTION

Employee productivity Fair
Sales growth Fair
EPS growth Fair
P/E growth Good
EBIT growth Poor

ANALYSIS

Confident Investor Rating Fair
Target stock price (TWCA growth scenario) $11.07
Target stock price (averages with growth) $17.6
Target stock price (averages with no growth) $17.81
Target stock price (manual assumptions) $23.01

The following company description is from Google Finance: http://www.google.com/finance?q=hmsy

HMS Holdings Corp. (HMS) provides cost containment services to Government and private healthcare payers and sponsors. Its services ensure that healthcare claims are paid correctly, and its coordination of benefits services ensure that they are paid by the responsible party. Together, these services help clients recover amounts from liable third parties; prevent future improper payments; reduce fraud, waste and abuse; and ensure regulatory compliance. Its clients are the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS); state Medicaid agencies; commercial health plans, including Medicaid managed care, Medicare Advantage, and group health lines of business; government and private employers; Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBMs); child support agencies; the Veterans Health Administration (VHA); and other healthcare payers and sponsors. In December 2012, the Company acquired the assets and liabilities of MRM, which provides Workers' Compensation recovery services for commercial health plans.

 

Confident Investor comments: At this time, I think that a Confident Investor can cautiously invest in HMS Holdings Corp as long as the price is correct. Most of the fundamentals of this company are good but there are some concerns. I am going to remove HMS Holdings from my Watch List.

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