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MAXIMUS, Inc. (NYSE:MMS) has been upgraded to Hold in a report by Zacks Investment Research today.

Just yesterday MAXIMUS, Inc. (NYSE:MMS) traded -1.12% lower at $56.37. MAXIMUS, Inc.’s 50-day moving average is $53.84 and its 200-day moving average is $56.35. With the last stock price close up -0.17% relative to the two hundred day average, compared with the S&P 500 Index which has decreased -0.03% over the date range. Volume of trade was up over the average, with 632,139 shares of MMS changing hands over the typical 408,325

Zacks Investment Research has upgraded MAXIMUS, Inc. (NYSE:MMS) to Hold in a report released on 11/30/2016.

Previously on 3/8/2016, Canaccord Genuity released a statement about MAXIMUS, Inc. (NYSE:MMS) increased the target price from $59.00 to $60.00. At the time, this indicated a possible upside of 0.16%.

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With a total market value of $0, MAXIMUS, Inc. has price-earnings ratio of 20.91 with a one year low of $43.69 and a one year high of $61.68 .

A total of 8 analysts have reported on the stock. 6 firms rating the stock a strong buy, three equity analysts rating the company a buy, one firm rating the stock a hold, 0 firms rating the stock a underperform, and finally zero brokerages rating the company a sell with a 12-month price target of $65.00.

General Company Details For MAXIMUS, Inc. (NYSE:MMS)

MAXIMUS, Inc. provides business process services (BPS) to Government health and human services agencies. The Company is primarily focused on operating Government-sponsored programs, such as Medicaid, children's health insurance program (CHIP), health insurance exchanges and other health care reform initiatives, Medicare, welfare-to-work, child support services and other Government programs. It provides health and human services to Governments in the United States, Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom and Saudi Arabia. The Company's United States federal services business provides various contract vehicles. The Company's Health Services segment provides a range of business process services, as well as related consulting services, for state, provincial and federal Government programs. The Company's Human Services segment provides federal, national, state and county human services agencies with a range of business process services, as well as related consulting services.

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