Shares of Cross Country Healthcare Inc. (NASDAQ:CCRN) have earned a consensus rating of “Buy” from the five analysts that are currently covering the stock. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and three have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average twelve-month target price among analysts that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $16.00.

A number of brokerages recently weighed in on CCRN. BMO Capital Markets reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Cross Country Healthcare in a research report on Monday, November 7th. TheStreet upgraded shares of Cross Country Healthcare from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, November 3rd. Cantor Fitzgerald reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $17.00 price target on shares of Cross Country Healthcare in a research report on Sunday, August 7th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Cross Country Healthcare from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Monday, August 8th.

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Shares of Cross Country Healthcare (NASDAQ:CCRN) traded down 0.47% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $14.77. 390,622 shares of the stock were exchanged. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $13.07 and a 200 day moving average price of $13.25. The company’s market capitalization is $487.56 million. Cross Country Healthcare has a 12-month low of $9.72 and a 12-month high of $18.26.

In other Cross Country Healthcare news, insider Vickie Anenberg sold 4,800 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, November 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $15.04, for a total transaction of $72,192.00. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 190,717 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,868,383.68. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. Company insiders own 4.20% of the company’s stock.

Several institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of CCRN. ETRADE Capital Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of Cross Country Healthcare during the third quarter valued at $1,053,000. Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD boosted its position in shares of Cross Country Healthcare by 52.3% in the third quarter. Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD now owns 1,782,650 shares of the company’s stock valued at $21,000,000 after buying an additional 612,440 shares in the last quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company acquired a new position in shares of Cross Country Healthcare during the third quarter valued at $267,000. Citadel Advisors LLC acquired a new position in shares of Cross Country Healthcare during the third quarter valued at $325,000. Finally, Principal Financial Group Inc. boosted its position in shares of Cross Country Healthcare by 3.5% in the third quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. now owns 238,636 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,811,000 after buying an additional 8,067 shares in the last quarter. 98.40% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Cross Country Healthcare Company Profile

Cross Country Healthcare, Inc (CCRN) is engaged in providing healthcare recruiting, staffing and workforce solutions. The Company operates in three segments: Nurse and Allied Staffing, Physician Staffing and Other Human Capital Management Services. Its nurse and allied staffing segment is engaged in providing traditional staffing, including temporary and permanent placement of travel nurses and allied professionals, and branch-based local nurses and allied staffing through its Cross Country Staffing brand, MSN, AHG, Mediscan and DirectEd brands.

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