SAN DIEGO (AP) _ AMN Healthcare Services Inc. (AMN) on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $35.5 million.
On a per-share basis, the San Diego-based company said it had profit of 73 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 83 cents per share.
The results topped Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 79 cents per share.
The health care staffing company posted revenue of $558.1 million in the period, also beating Street forecasts. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $534.8 million.
For the current quarter ending in October, AMN Healthcare said it expects revenue in the range of $522 million to $530 million.
AMN Healthcare shares have increased 16 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has climbed 61 percent in the last 12 months.
This story was generated by Automated Insights (http://automatedinsights.com/ap) using data from Zacks Investment Research. Access a Zacks stock report on AMN at https://www.zacks.com/ap/AMN