Shares of Press Ganey Holdings Inc (NYSE:PGND) have received a consensus rating of “Hold” from the eleven brokerages that are covering the firm. Ten analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and one has assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month price target among analysts that have covered the stock in the last year is $40.17.

Several brokerages have commented on PGND. Leerink Swann reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Press Ganey Holdings in a research note on Tuesday, August 2nd. Raymond James Financial Inc. raised their price target on Press Ganey Holdings from $38.00 to $45.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 2nd. Robert W. Baird downgraded Press Ganey Holdings from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating and dropped their price target for the stock from $45.00 to $41.00 in a research note on Tuesday, August 9th. BMO Capital Markets downgraded Press Ganey Holdings from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 10th. Finally, Avondale Partners downgraded Press Ganey Holdings from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 10th.

Shares of Press Ganey Holdings (NYSE:PGND) remained flat at $40.50 during mid-day trading on Wednesday. Press Ganey Holdings has a 12 month low of $23.68 and a 12 month high of $42.09. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $40.49 and its 200 day moving average price is $39.19.

In other Press Ganey Holdings news, insider Patricia L. Riskind sold 64,052 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $40.38, for a total transaction of $2,586,419.76. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 129,325 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $5,222,143.50. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing 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 sale, the insider now directly owns 77,434 shares in the company, valued at $3,114,395.48. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Corporate insiders own 5.10% of the company’s stock.

A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. A.R.T. Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Press Ganey Holdings during the first quarter valued at about $529,000. Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Press Ganey Holdings during the second quarter valued at about $20,503,000. RS Investment Management Co. LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Press Ganey Holdings during the second quarter valued at about $8,815,000. Strs Ohio purchased a new stake in shares of Press Ganey Holdings during the second quarter valued at about $873,000. Finally, American Century Companies Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Press Ganey Holdings by 5.3% in the second quarter. American Century Companies Inc. now owns 105,276 shares of the company’s stock valued at $4,143,000 after buying an additional 5,269 shares during the period. 91.85% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

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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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