Raymond James Financial Inc. restated their market perform rating on shares of Press Ganey Holdings Inc. (NYSE:PGND) in a report released on Tuesday morning.

Analyst Recommendations for Press Ganey Holdings (NYSE:PGND)

Other analysts have also issued reports about the company. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. lowered Press Ganey Holdings from a buy rating to a neutral rating and set a $39.00 target price for the company. in a research note on Monday, June 20th. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Canaccord Genuity restated a buy rating on shares of Press Ganey Holdings in a research note on Friday, June 10th. Leerink Swann restated a hold rating on shares of Press Ganey Holdings in a research note on Tuesday, August 2nd. Avondale Partners lowered Press Ganey Holdings from an outperform rating to a market perform rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 10th. Finally, BMO Capital Markets lowered Press Ganey Holdings from an outperform rating to a market perform rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 10th. Ten equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company currently has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of $39.56.

Shares of Press Ganey Holdings (NYSE:PGND) opened at 40.26 on Tuesday. The firm has a market cap of $2.14 billion, a P/E ratio of 78.79 and a beta of 0.99. The company has a 50-day moving average of $40.44 and a 200 day moving average of $35.60. Press Ganey Holdings has a 12-month low of $23.68 and a 12-month high of $42.09.

Press Ganey Holdings (NYSE:PGND) last released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, August 1st. The company reported $0.30 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.03. Press Ganey Holdings had a return on equity of 6.21% and a net margin of 7.92%. The firm earned $91.20 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $88.41 million. Equities analysts predict that Press Ganey Holdings will post $1.14 EPS for the current year.

In related news, insider Joseph P. Greskoviak sold 85,730 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of $41.04, for a total value of $3,518,359.20. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 380,310 shares in the company, valued at $15,607,922.40. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink. Also, insider Patricia L. Riskind sold 35,948 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, September 19th. The shares were sold at an average price of $40.22, for a total value of $1,445,828.56. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 77,434 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,114,395.48. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 5.10% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.

A number of institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Teacher Retirement System of Texas boosted its position in Press Ganey Holdings by 13.8% in the second quarter. Teacher Retirement System of Texas now owns 2,942 shares of the company’s stock valued at $116,000 after buying an additional 357 shares in the last quarter. Acrospire Investment Management LLC boosted its position in Press Ganey Holdings by 23.8% in the second quarter. Acrospire Investment Management LLC now owns 2,600 shares of the company’s stock valued at $102,000 after buying an additional 500 shares in the last quarter. Legal & General Group Plc purchased a new position in Press Ganey Holdings during the second quarter valued at about $124,000. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC boosted its position in Press Ganey Holdings by 3,359.0% in the second quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC now owns 3,459 shares of the company’s stock valued at $136,000 after buying an additional 3,359 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Barclays PLC boosted its position in Press Ganey Holdings by 10,132.6% in the second quarter. Barclays PLC now owns 4,400 shares of the company’s stock valued at $173,000 after buying an additional 4,357 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 91.97% of the company’s stock.

Press Ganey Holdings Company Profile

Press Ganey Holdings, Inc is a provider of patient experience and caregiver measurement, performance analytics and strategic advisory solutions for healthcare organizations. The Company provides its clients with a digital platform that captures the perspectives of patients, physicians, nurses and other healthcare employees and enables its clients to benchmark, analyze and manage the patient and caregiver experience.

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