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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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.95
HMSY's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
54% of the 745 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.46 vs. HMSY: 0.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
HMSY' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.19  Med: No Debt Max: No Debt
Current: 0.95
Equity to Asset 0.64
HMSY's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
70% of the 719 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. HMSY: 0.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
HMSY' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.45  Med: 0.74 Max: 0.92
Current: 0.64
0.45
0.92
Interest Coverage 6.67
HMSY's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
75% of the 649 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 26.01 vs. HMSY: 6.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
HMSY' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.31  Med: 10.5 Max: 710.04
Current: 6.67
4.31
710.04
F-Score: 8
Z-Score: 5.20
M-Score: -2.98
WACC vs ROIC
9.21%
5.78%
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

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 11.03
HMSY's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 735 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.83 vs. HMSY: 11.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
HMSY' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.72  Med: 19.6 Max: 22.63
Current: 11.03
7.72
22.63
Net-margin (%) 5.86
HMSY's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 737 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.95 vs. HMSY: 5.86 )
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: 5.86
3.15
13.24
ROE (%) 5.33
HMSY's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 719 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.04 vs. HMSY: 5.33 )
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: 5.33
2.69
14.69
ROA (%) 3.34
HMSY's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 752 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.59 vs. HMSY: 3.34 )
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: 3.34
1.59
12.86
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 26.50
HMSY's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
54% of the 736 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 23.10 vs. HMSY: 26.50 )
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: 26.5
15.65
90.13
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -13.30
HMSY's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
82% of the 508 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.70 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: 24.7 Max: 69.8
Current: -13.3
-35
69.8
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -21.10
HMSY's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
82% of the 467 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.80 vs. HMSY: -21.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
HMSY' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -33.7  Med: 27.2 Max: 73.1
Current: -21.1
-33.7
73.1
» HMSY's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-11-06)


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

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Guru Trades

Q3 2015

HMSY Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 124,862 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 1,167,580 sh (New)
Mariko Gordon Sold Out
Chuck Royce Sold Out
RS Investment Management 6,747,882 sh (-5.95%)
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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%)
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Q1 2016

HMSY Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jim Simons 521,112 sh (+911.87%)
Joel Greenblatt 536,719 sh (+134.11%)
Paul Tudor Jones 105,192 sh (-2.34%)
RS Investment Management 6,081,983 sh (-23.02%)
Steven Cohen 108,700 sh (-40.21%)
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Q2 2016

HMSY Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jim Simons 911,712 sh (+74.96%)
RS Investment Management 7,591,994 sh (+24.83%)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones 83,166 sh (-20.94%)
Joel Greenblatt 236,598 sh (-55.92%)
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Business Description

Industry: Business Services » Business Services
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Traded in other countries:HMM.Germany,
HMS Holdings Corp operates in the U.S. healthcare insurance benefit cost containment marketplace. It provides coordination of benefits services to government, private healthcare payers, sponsors to ensure that responsible party pays healthcare claims.

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 it is 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. 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 with 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.

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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 65.88
HMSY's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
89% of the 578 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.98 vs. HMSY: 65.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
HMSY' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.31  Med: 47.25 Max: 141.31
Current: 65.88
14.31
141.31
Forward P/E 31.55
HMSY's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
91% of the 163 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.18 vs. HMSY: 31.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 65.88
HMSY's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
89% of the 577 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.38 vs. HMSY: 65.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
HMSY' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.08  Med: 47.35 Max: 141.31
Current: 65.88
19.08
141.31
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 28.99
HMSY's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
72% of the 358 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.42 vs. HMSY: 28.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
HMSY' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 17.05  Med: 37.29 Max: 80
Current: 28.99
17.05
80
P/B 3.34
HMSY's P/B is ranked lower than
67% of the 701 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.13 vs. HMSY: 3.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
HMSY' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.41  Med: 4.29 Max: 7.52
Current: 3.34
1.41
7.52
P/S 3.83
HMSY's P/S is ranked lower than
80% of the 712 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.26 vs. HMSY: 3.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
HMSY' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.71  Med: 4.49 Max: 8.22
Current: 3.83
1.71
8.22
PFCF 21.83
HMSY's PFCF is ranked lower than
58% of the 338 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.06 vs. HMSY: 21.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
HMSY' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.54  Med: 37.16 Max: 258.33
Current: 21.83
15.54
258.33
POCF 19.50
HMSY's POCF is ranked lower than
76% of the 409 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.02 vs. HMSY: 19.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
HMSY' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.97  Med: 26.36 Max: 52.73
Current: 19.5
10.97
52.73
EV-to-EBIT 34.03
HMSY's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
85% of the 549 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.41 vs. HMSY: 34.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
HMSY' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.2  Med: 26.4 Max: 65.1
Current: 34.03
15.2
65.1
EV-to-EBITDA 18.18
HMSY's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
75% of the 589 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.10 vs. HMSY: 18.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
HMSY' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.6  Med: 17.8 Max: 31.3
Current: 18.18
9.6
31.3
PEG 659.00
HMSY's PEG is ranked lower than
100% of the 264 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.83 vs. HMSY: 659.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
HMSY' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 1.55 Max: 150
Current: 659
0.4
150
Shiller P/E 58.18
HMSY's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
89% of the 157 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 27.78 vs. HMSY: 58.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
HMSY' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 24.56  Med: 79.84 Max: 610.33
Current: 58.18
24.56
610.33
Current Ratio 4.98
HMSY's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
90% of the 703 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. HMSY: 4.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
HMSY' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.57  Med: 3.48 Max: 8.39
Current: 4.98
1.57
8.39
Quick Ratio 4.98
HMSY's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
91% of the 703 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. HMSY: 4.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
HMSY' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.57  Med: 3.48 Max: 8.39
Current: 4.98
1.57
8.39
Days Sales Outstanding 113.41
HMSY's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
88% of the 574 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 57.98 vs. HMSY: 113.41 )
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: 113.41
89.33
130.19
Days Payable 6.78
HMSY's Days Payable is ranked lower than
87% of the 479 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 36.64 vs. HMSY: 6.78 )
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: 6.78
7.54
69.11

Buy Back

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industry
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history
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 1.10
HMSY's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
86% of the 433 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.40 vs. HMSY: 1.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
HMSY' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.6  Med: -2.6 Max: 1.1
Current: 1.1
-8.6
1.1

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Net Current Asset Value 40.26
HMSY's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
91% of the 343 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.90 vs. HMSY: 40.26 )
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: 3.41 Max: 308.5
Current: 40.26
0.89
308.5
Price/Tangible Book 12.93
HMSY's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
86% of the 552 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.47 vs. HMSY: 12.93 )
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: 468.1
Current: 12.93
0.44
468.1
Price/Projected FCF 1.80
HMSY's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
63% of the 368 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. HMSY: 1.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
HMSY' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.48  Med: 2.59 Max: 15
Current: 1.8
0.48
15
Price/Median PS Value 0.85
HMSY's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
74% of the 635 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. HMSY: 0.85 )
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: 0.78 Max: 1.7
Current: 0.85
0.08
1.7
Price/Graham Number 6.16
HMSY's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
89% of the 407 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.64 vs. HMSY: 6.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
HMSY' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.2  Med: 4.34 Max: 31.57
Current: 6.16
1.2
31.57
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 2.90
HMSY's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
63% of the 730 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.10 vs. HMSY: 2.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
HMSY' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.5  Med: 3.8 Max: 6.6
Current: 2.9
1.5
6.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -2.00
HMSY's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
77% of the 383 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.49 vs. HMSY: -2.00 )
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: -2.2  Med: 27.1 Max: 86
Current: -2
-2.2
86

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $490.3
EPS (TTM) $ 0.33
Beta1.12
Short Percentage of Float2.87%
52-Week Range $8.56 - 24.00
Shares Outstanding (Mil)84.44

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 494 536 583
EPS ($) 0.68 0.81 1.00
EPS w/o NRI ($) 0.68 0.81 1.00
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
19.00%
Dividends Per Share ($)
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