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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

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.68
HMSY's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
61% of the 726 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.75 vs. HMSY: 0.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
HMSY' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.19  Med: 10000.00 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.68
Equity to Asset 0.62
HMSY's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
67% of the 671 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.49 vs. HMSY: 0.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
HMSY' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.45  Med: 0.74 Max: 0.92
Current: 0.62
0.45
0.92
Interest Coverage 4.31
HMSY's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
86% of the 483 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 40.12 vs. HMSY: 4.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
HMSY' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 4.31  Med: 10000.00 Max: 9999.99
Current: 4.31
4.31
9999.99
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 4.14
M-Score: -2.82
WACC vs ROIC
9.68%
3.22%
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 : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 7.66
HMSY's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 723 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.44 vs. HMSY: 7.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
HMSY' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -30.76  Med: 11.39 Max: 22.63
Current: 7.66
-30.76
22.63
Net-margin (%) 3.14
HMSY's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 724 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.65 vs. HMSY: 3.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
HMSY' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -39.21  Med: 9.17 Max: 15.28
Current: 3.14
-39.21
15.28
ROE (%) 2.67
HMSY's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
68% of the 684 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.38 vs. HMSY: 2.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
HMSY' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -34.95  Med: 8.58 Max: 14.69
Current: 2.67
-34.95
14.69
ROA (%) 1.63
HMSY's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
63% of the 737 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.56 vs. HMSY: 1.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
HMSY' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -27.81  Med: 5.62 Max: 12.86
Current: 1.63
-27.81
12.86
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 15.89
HMSY's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 721 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 22.09 vs. HMSY: 15.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
HMSY' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -145.99  Med: 35.86 Max: 90.13
Current: 15.89
-145.99
90.13
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 6.50
HMSY's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 551 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.70 vs. HMSY: 6.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
HMSY' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -17.7  Med: 9.00 Max: 36.5
Current: 6.5
-17.7
36.5
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -5.60
HMSY's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
72% of the 461 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.90 vs. HMSY: -5.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
HMSY' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -35.6  Med: 25.00 Max: 71
Current: -5.6
-35.6
71
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -33.70
HMSY's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
90% of the 417 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.30 vs. HMSY: -33.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
HMSY' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -43.9  Med: 28.90 Max: 72.6
Current: -33.7
-43.9
72.6
» HMSY's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

HMSY Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Joel Greenblatt 191,722 sh (+55.68%)
Jim Simons 835,012 sh (+44.24%)
RS Investment Management 7,156,120 sh (+22.71%)
Steven Cohen 842,900 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 200,000 sh (unchged)
First Eagle Investment Sold Out
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Q3 2014

HMSY Guru Trades in Q3 2014

RS Investment Management 5,960,100 sh (-16.71%)
Steven Cohen 617,300 sh (-26.76%)
Joel Greenblatt 137,156 sh (-28.46%)
Jim Simons 496,412 sh (-40.55%)
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Q4 2014

HMSY Guru Trades in Q4 2014

RS Investment Management 6,092,911 sh (+2.23%)
RS Investment Management 6,092,911 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Jim Simons 247,812 sh (-50.08%)
Joel Greenblatt 56,379 sh (-58.89%)
» More
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%)
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Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 100.40
HMSY's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
92% of the 519 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.70 vs. HMSY: 100.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
HMSY' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 14.4  Med: 45.48 Max: 138.71
Current: 100.4
14.4
138.71
Forward P/E 22.27
HMSY's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
87% of the 273 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.87 vs. HMSY: 22.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 102.30
HMSY's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
93% of the 512 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.10 vs. HMSY: 102.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
HMSY' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 19.08  Med: 45.57 Max: 141.31
Current: 102.3
19.08
141.31
P/B 2.67
HMSY's P/B is ranked lower than
59% of the 684 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.38 vs. HMSY: 2.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
HMSY' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.89  Med: 4.32 Max: 7.52
Current: 2.67
1.89
7.52
P/S 3.22
HMSY's P/S is ranked lower than
76% of the 750 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.34 vs. HMSY: 3.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
HMSY' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 2.62  Med: 4.62 Max: 8.24
Current: 3.22
2.62
8.24
PFCF 27.28
HMSY's PFCF is ranked lower than
70% of the 407 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.81 vs. HMSY: 27.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
HMSY' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 16.65  Med: 39.86 Max: 103.43
Current: 27.28
16.65
103.43
POCF 18.60
HMSY's POCF is ranked lower than
71% of the 512 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.77 vs. HMSY: 18.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
HMSY' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 12.72  Med: 26.91 Max: 120
Current: 18.6
12.72
120
EV-to-EBIT 43.95
HMSY's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
88% of the 548 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.15 vs. HMSY: 43.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
HMSY' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 14.8  Med: 26.65 Max: 74.3
Current: 43.95
14.8
74.3
PEG 11.90
HMSY's PEG is ranked lower than
92% of the 227 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.22 vs. HMSY: 11.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
HMSY' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.41  Med: 1.46 Max: 17.17
Current: 11.9
0.41
17.17
Shiller P/E 36.89
HMSY's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
76% of the 337 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 24.05 vs. HMSY: 36.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
HMSY' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 34.36  Med: 75.70 Max: 191.43
Current: 36.89
34.36
191.43
Current Ratio 4.10
HMSY's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
88% of the 686 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.54 vs. HMSY: 4.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
HMSY' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.57  Med: 3.40 Max: 8.39
Current: 4.1
1.57
8.39
Quick Ratio 4.10
HMSY's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
89% of the 686 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.41 vs. HMSY: 4.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
HMSY' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.57  Med: 3.40 Max: 8.39
Current: 4.1
1.57
8.39
Days Sales Outstanding 135.35
HMSY's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
90% of the 606 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 56.10 vs. HMSY: 135.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
HMSY' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 79.03  Med: 120.54 Max: 315.31
Current: 135.35
79.03
315.31

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 12.89
HMSY's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
89% of the 541 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. HMSY: 12.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
HMSY' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.45  Med: 3.00 Max: 452.5
Current: 12.89
0.45
452.5
Price/Projected FCF 1.34
HMSY's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
56% of the 375 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.36 vs. HMSY: 1.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
HMSY' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 0.49  Med: 2.74 Max: 4.99
Current: 1.34
0.49
4.99
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 4.24
HMSY's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
97% of the 59 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.38 vs. HMSY: 4.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 0.70
HMSY's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
83% of the 660 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.17 vs. HMSY: 0.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
HMSY' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.08  Med: 0.81 Max: 1.66
Current: 0.7
0.08
1.66
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 15.45
HMSY's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
99% of the 165 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. HMSY: 15.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
HMSY' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 1.39  Med: 1.87 Max: 14.58
Current: 15.45
1.39
14.58
Price/Graham Number 7.65
HMSY's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
92% of the 397 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. HMSY: 7.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
HMSY' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.65  Med: 3.86 Max: 31.57
Current: 7.65
0.65
31.57
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 2.30
HMSY's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
66% of the 725 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.80 vs. HMSY: 2.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
HMSY' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 1.3  Med: 3.80 Max: 6.8
Current: 2.3
1.3
6.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 10.26
HMSY's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 352 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.30 vs. HMSY: 10.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
HMSY' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: -0.9  Med: 27.05 Max: 86
Current: 10.26
-0.9
86

Business Description

Industry: Business Services » Business Services
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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.
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