Switch to:
Also traded in: Germany

GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 8/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.74
HMSY's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
58% of the 754 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. HMSY: 0.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
HMSY' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28  Med: 10000.00 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.74
Equity to Asset 0.61
HMSY's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
66% of the 725 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. HMSY: 0.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
HMSY' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.45  Med: 0.73 Max: 0.88
Current: 0.61
0.45
0.88
Interest Coverage 6.09
HMSY's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
76% of the 602 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.60 vs. HMSY: 6.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
HMSY' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.31  Med: 10.50 Max: 710.04
Current: 6.09
4.31
710.04
F-Score: 8
Z-Score: 4.11
M-Score: -2.71
WACC vs ROIC
8.08%
4.92%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 8/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 10.03
HMSY's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 735 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.68 vs. HMSY: 10.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
HMSY' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.72  Med: 19.60 Max: 22.63
Current: 10.03
7.72
22.63
Net-margin (%) 5.17
HMSY's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 737 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.97 vs. HMSY: 5.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
HMSY' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.15  Med: 10.43 Max: 13.24
Current: 5.17
3.15
13.24
ROE (%) 4.56
HMSY's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
61% of the 719 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.37 vs. HMSY: 4.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
HMSY' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.69  Med: 12.01 Max: 14.69
Current: 4.56
2.69
14.69
ROA (%) 2.81
HMSY's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 751 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.84 vs. HMSY: 2.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
HMSY' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.59  Med: 6.72 Max: 12.86
Current: 2.81
1.59
12.86
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 22.54
HMSY's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 737 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 23.45 vs. HMSY: 22.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
HMSY' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.65  Med: 47.99 Max: 90.13
Current: 22.54
15.65
90.13
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -13.30
HMSY's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
81% of the 494 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. HMSY: -13.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
HMSY' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -35  Med: 24.70 Max: 69.8
Current: -13.3
-35
69.8
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -21.40
HMSY's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
81% of the 450 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.90 vs. HMSY: -21.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
HMSY' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -33.9  Med: 28.20 Max: 73.1
Current: -21.4
-33.9
73.1
» HMSY's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2016-05-06)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

» Details

Guru Trades

Q1 2015

HMSY Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Chuck Royce 400,000 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 687,200 sh (New)
Jim Simons 456,712 sh (+84.30%)
Joel Greenblatt 74,186 sh (+31.58%)
RS Investment Management 6,689,989 sh (+9.80%)
» More
Q2 2015

HMSY Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Mariko Gordon 3,258,692 sh (New)
RS Investment Management 7,174,463 sh (+7.24%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Chuck Royce 160,000 sh (-60.00%)
» More
Q3 2015

HMSY Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 124,862 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 1,167,580 sh (New)
Chuck Royce Sold Out
Mariko Gordon Sold Out
RS Investment Management 6,747,882 sh (-5.95%)
» More
Q4 2015

HMSY Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Steven Cohen 181,800 sh (New)
Jim Simons 51,500 sh (New)
RS Investment Management 7,901,228 sh (+17.09%)
Paul Tudor Jones 107,707 sh (-13.74%)
Joel Greenblatt 229,263 sh (-80.36%)
» More
» Details

Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with HMSY

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

No Entry found in the selected group of Gurus. You can
  • 1. Modify your Personalized List of Gurus, or
  • 2. Click on Premium Premium Tools above to check out all the Gurus, or
  • 3. Click on Premium Plus Premium Plus above for the stocks picks of all the institutional investment advisors (>4000)
» Interactive Charts

Peter Lynch Chart ( What is Peter Lynch Charts )

Top Ranked Articles about HMS Holdings Corp

Mariko Gordon Sells Stake in Dealertrack Technologies Guru invests in 3 new stakes in 3rd quarter
Mariko Gordon (Trades, Portfolio) of Daruma Capital Management looks for small cap stocks when making investment decisions and believes the best time to acquire stock is not only when it provides good value but also when it is clear to the investor what will push its price up. Read more...
5-Year Lows: Atwood Oceanics Inc, HMS Holdings Corp, Advanced Micro Devices Inc, and Government Properties Income Trust
According to GuruFocus list of 5-year lows, these Guru stocks have reached their 5-year lows: Atwood Oceanics Inc, HMS Holdings Corp, Advanced Micro Devices Inc, and Government Properties Income Trust Read more...

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 60.32
HMSY's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
89% of the 573 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.09 vs. HMSY: 60.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
HMSY' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.4  Med: 46.60 Max: 138.71
Current: 60.32
14.4
138.71
Forward P/E 22.37
HMSY's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
86% of the 169 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.86 vs. HMSY: 22.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 60.32
HMSY's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
89% of the 574 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. HMSY: 60.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
HMSY' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.08  Med: 46.54 Max: 141.31
Current: 60.32
19.08
141.31
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 28.29
HMSY's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
70% of the 357 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.89 vs. HMSY: 28.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
HMSY' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.93  Med: 32.87 Max: 75.61
Current: 28.29
14.93
75.61
P/B 2.70
HMSY's P/B is ranked lower than
60% of the 703 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.09 vs. HMSY: 2.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
HMSY' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.41  Med: 4.31 Max: 7.52
Current: 2.7
1.41
7.52
P/S 3.15
HMSY's P/S is ranked lower than
77% of the 715 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. HMSY: 3.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
HMSY' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.71  Med: 4.50 Max: 8.22
Current: 3.15
1.71
8.22
PFCF 25.32
HMSY's PFCF is ranked lower than
69% of the 327 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.11 vs. HMSY: 25.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
HMSY' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.54  Med: 37.77 Max: 258.33
Current: 25.32
15.54
258.33
POCF 21.11
HMSY's POCF is ranked lower than
77% of the 403 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.57 vs. HMSY: 21.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
HMSY' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.97  Med: 26.40 Max: 52.73
Current: 21.11
10.97
52.73
EV-to-EBIT 30.89
HMSY's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
83% of the 552 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.24 vs. HMSY: 30.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
HMSY' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.2  Med: 26.30 Max: 65.1
Current: 30.89
15.2
65.1
EV-to-EBITDA 14.98
HMSY's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
67% of the 592 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.90 vs. HMSY: 14.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
HMSY' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.6  Med: 17.90 Max: 31.3
Current: 14.98
9.6
31.3
PEG 603.00
HMSY's PEG is ranked lower than
100% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.96 vs. HMSY: 603.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
HMSY' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 1.52 Max: 150
Current: 603
0.4
150
Shiller P/E 47.09
HMSY's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
79% of the 151 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 25.30 vs. HMSY: 47.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
HMSY' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 24.56  Med: 84.92 Max: 610.33
Current: 47.09
24.56
610.33
Current Ratio 3.80
HMSY's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
87% of the 707 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.58 vs. HMSY: 3.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
HMSY' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.07  Med: 3.37 Max: 5.54
Current: 3.8
2.07
5.54
Quick Ratio 3.80
HMSY's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
88% of the 707 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.42 vs. HMSY: 3.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
HMSY' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.07  Med: 3.37 Max: 5.54
Current: 3.8
2.07
5.54
Days Sales Outstanding 130.19
HMSY's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
89% of the 577 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 59.72 vs. HMSY: 130.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
HMSY' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 89.33  Med: 120.54 Max: 130.19
Current: 130.19
89.33
130.19
Days Payable 8.28
HMSY's Days Payable is ranked lower than
86% of the 502 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 39.24 vs. HMSY: 8.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
HMSY' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.54  Med: 19.42 Max: 69.11
Current: 8.28
7.54
69.11

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Net Current Asset Value 422.25
HMSY's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
100% of the 340 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.63 vs. HMSY: 422.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
HMSY' s Price/Net Current Asset Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.89  Med: 3.04 Max: 308.5
Current: 422.25
0.89
308.5
Price/Tangible Book 13.02
HMSY's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
87% of the 555 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.41 vs. HMSY: 13.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
HMSY' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.44  Med: 4.44 Max: 43.4
Current: 13.02
0.44
43.4
Price/Projected FCF 1.46
HMSY's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
51% of the 348 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. HMSY: 1.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
HMSY' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.49  Med: 2.72 Max: 15
Current: 1.46
0.49
15
Price/Median PS Value 0.70
HMSY's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
85% of the 592 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. HMSY: 0.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
HMSY' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.08  Med: 0.89 Max: 1.7
Current: 0.7
0.08
1.7
Price/Graham Number 5.93
HMSY's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
90% of the 439 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. HMSY: 5.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
HMSY' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.24  Med: 4.30 Max: 10.68
Current: 5.93
1.24
10.68
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 3.20
HMSY's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
63% of the 720 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. HMSY: 3.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
HMSY' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.5  Med: 3.80 Max: 6.6
Current: 3.2
1.5
6.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 2.32
HMSY's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
72% of the 373 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.90 vs. HMSY: 2.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
HMSY' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 27.20 Max: 86
Current: 2.32
0.6
86

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $474
EPS $ 0.28
Beta0.94
Short Percentage of Float3.74%
52-Week Range $8.11 - 18.29
Shares Outstanding(Mil)86.01

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue(Mil) 490 551
EPS($) 0.63 0.76
EPS without NRI($) 0.63 0.76

Business Description

Industry: Business Services » Business Services
Compare:NYSE:FCN, SZSE:002421, NYSE:WNS, NAS:EXLS, SHSE:600681, MIL:CERV » details
Traded in other countries:HMM.Germany,
HMS Holdings Corp was incorporated on October 2, 2002 in the state of New York. It provides cost containment services to government & private healthcare payers & sponsors. The Company's program integrity services ensure that healthcare claims are paid correctly, and its coordination of benefits services ensure that they are paid by the responsible party. These services help clients recover amounts from liable third parties; prevent future improper payments; reduce fraud, waste and abuse; and ensure regulatory compliance. Its general services include Coordination of benefits services, Program integrity services, and Eligibility verification services. The Company's 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. As of December 31, 2013, the Company served CMS, the VHA, 46 state Medicaid agencies and the District of Columbia. It also provided services to approximately 160 commercial clients and supported their multiple lines of business, including Medicaid managed care, Medicare Advantage, and group health plans. It also acts as a subcontractor for certain business outsourcing and technology firms. The Company competes primarily with large business outsourcing and technology firms, claims processors (including pharmacy benefit managers), clearinghouses, consulting firms, and smaller regional vendors; these companies include Optum and Emdeon Inc. In addition, it frequently competes against clients who may elect to perform recovery and cost avoidance functions in-house.
» More Articles for HMSY

Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Which Industries Are Super Investors Dumping and Where Are They Shopping? Feb 03 2016 
Mariko Gordon Sells Stake in Dealertrack Technologies Dec 02 2015 
Mariko Gordon Acquires Five New Stakes in Second Quarter Aug 27 2015 
5-Year Lows: Atwood Oceanics Inc, HMS Holdings Corp, Advanced Micro Devices Inc, and Government Prop Jul 19 2015 
Weekly 3-Year Low Highlights: PM, TSU, SINA, HMSY Mar 30 2015 
Small Scale U.S. Companies Guaranteeing Excellent Returns Jan 22 2015 
Stocks Near Their Three-Year Low Apr 02 2014 
Weekly Guru Bargains Highlights: HMSY, MLNX, AAPL, MMP, LQDT Feb 12 2013 
Weekly Guru Bargains Highlights: HMSY, FB, TSU, SLXP, ANR Oct 29 2012 
5 of the Fastest-Growing and Value-Creating Business Services Stocks Oct 19 2011 

More From Other Websites
HMS HOLDINGS CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits Apr 28 2016
HMS Holdings Corp. Announces Settlement of Trade Secret Litigation Apr 28 2016
HMS Holdings Corp. Announces Settlement of Trade Secret Litigation Apr 28 2016
HMS Holdings Corp. To Report 1Q 2016 Financial and Operating Results Apr 14 2016
HMS Holdings Corp. To Report 1Q 2016 Financial and Operating Results Apr 14 2016
Coverage initiated on HMS Holdings by Avondale Apr 13 2016
HMS Holdings Corp. Announces New Executives Apr 11 2016
HMS Holdings Corp. Announces New Executives Apr 11 2016
HMS HOLDINGS CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure Apr 07 2016
HMS HOLDINGS CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure Mar 21 2016
ETF’s with exposure to HMS Holdings Corp. : March 15, 2016 Mar 15 2016
HMS Holdings Corp. :HMSY-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2015 By the Numbers Mar 14 2016
HMS HOLDINGS CORP Financials Mar 05 2016
HMS HOLDINGS CORP Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report Mar 01 2016
HMS Holdings Corp.: Strong price momentum but will it sustain? Feb 29 2016
HMS Holdings Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HMSY-US : February 29,... Feb 29 2016
HMS Holdings (HMSY) Stock Closed Higher After Q4 Results Feb 26 2016
Earnings Recap For February 26 Feb 26 2016
Edited Transcript of HMSY earnings conference call or presentation 26-Feb-16 1:30pm GMT Feb 26 2016
Q4 2015 HMS Holdings Corp Earnings Release - 06:00 am ET Feb 26 2016

Personalized Checklist

Checklist has been moved to "Checklist" tab.

Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)
FEEDBACK