The General Counsel of Maximus (NYSE: MMS) is Selling Shares

By Carrie Williams

Yesterday, the General Counsel of Maximus (NYSE: MMS), David Francis, sold shares of MMS for $249.5K.

Following David Francis’ last MMS Sell transaction on February 09, 2010, the stock climbed by 51.5%.

The company has a one-year high of $66.96 and a one-year low of $51.74. MMS’s market cap is $4.19B and the company has a P/E ratio of 20.32. Currently, Maximus has an average volume of 20.92K.

Based on 5 analyst ratings, the analyst consensus is Hold with an average price target of $62.5, reflecting a 3.0% upside.

The insider sentiment on Maximus has been negative according to 48 insider trades in the past three months. This sentiment is lower than the average sentiment of company insiders in this sector.

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MAXIMUS, Inc. engages in the operation of government health and human services programs. It operates through the following segments: Health Services, U.S. Federal Services, and Human Services.