Encompass Health Stock Price, News & Analysis (AMEX:EHC)

$51.92 -0.33 (-0.63 %)
(As of 01/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$51.92
Today's Range$51.66 - $52.42
52-Week Range$38.24 - $52.67
Volume363,844 shs
Average Volume695,595 shs
Market Capitalization$5.10 billion
P/E Ratio18.95
Dividend Yield1.93%

About Encompass Health (AMEX:EHC)

Encompass Health logoEncompass Health Corporation, formerly HealthSouth Corporation, is a provider of post-acute healthcare services, offering both facility-based and home-based post-acute services in 35 states and Puerto Rico through its network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, home health agencies and hospice agencies. The Company manages its operations through segments, including inpatient rehabilitation, and home health and hospice. It is an owner and operator of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals. It provides specialized rehabilitative treatment on both an inpatient and outpatient basis. It offers its home health and hospice services through Encompass Home Health and Hospice business (Encompass). Encompass operates home health and hospice agencies in 25 states, with concentrations in the Southeast, Oklahoma, and Texas. As of December 31, 2016, the Company operated 123 inpatient rehabilitation hospitals.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Healthcare Facilities & Services
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Facilities


Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.89%
Current Ratio1.34%
Quick Ratio1.34%


Trailing P/E Ratio18.9489051094891
Forward P/E Ratio19.09
P/E Growth1.7

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.71 billion
Price / Sales1.38
Cash Flow$5.17 per share
Price / Cash10.04
Book Value$10.34 per share
Price / Book5.02


Trailing EPS$2.74
Net Income$247.60 million
Net Margins8.67%
Return on Equity23.56%
Return on Assets7.03%


Outstanding Shares98,310,000

Encompass Health (AMEX:EHC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Encompass Health's stock symbol?

Encompass Health trades on the AMEX under the ticker symbol "EHC."

How often does Encompass Health pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Encompass Health?

Encompass Health announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 23rd. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, January 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Tuesday, January 16th. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.93%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 29th. View Encompass Health's Dividend History.

How were Encompass Health's earnings last quarter?

Encompass Health Corp (AMEX:EHC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 26th. The company reported $0.66 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.65 by $0.01. The company earned $995.60 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $985.75 million. Encompass Health had a net margin of 8.67% and a return on equity of 23.56%. The company's revenue was up 7.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.65 earnings per share. View Encompass Health's Earnings History.

When will Encompass Health make its next earnings announcement?

Encompass Health is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February, 19th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Encompass Health.

Where is Encompass Health's stock going? Where will Encompass Health's stock price be in 2018?

11 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Encompass Health's shares. Their forecasts range from $46.00 to $59.00. On average, they expect Encompass Health's stock price to reach $53.78 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Encompass Health.

Who are some of Encompass Health's key competitors?

Who are Encompass Health's key executives?

Encompass Health's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Mark J. Tarr, President, Chief Executive Officer (Age 55)
  • Douglas E. Coltharp, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President (Age 55)
  • April Anthony, Chief Executive Officer and President - Encompass (Age 50)
  • Cheryl B. Levy, Chief Human Resource Officer (Age 58)
  • Patrick Darby, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary (Age 52)
  • Barbara A. Jacobsmeyer, Executive Vice President - Operations (Age 51)
  • Edmund M. Fay, Senior Vice President, Treasurer (Age 50)
  • Andrew L. Price CPA, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 50)
  • Elissa Joy Charbonneau, Chief Medical Officer (Age 57)
  • Leo I. Higdon Jr., Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board (Age 70)

Who owns Encompass Health stock?

Encompass Health's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.34%) and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.02%). Company insiders that own Encompass Health stock include Cheryl B Levy, Douglas E Coltharp, Edmund Fay, Mark J Tarr and Yvonne M Curl. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Encompass Health.

Who bought Encompass Health stock? Who is buying Encompass Health stock?

Encompass Health's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought Encompass Health stock in the last two years include Douglas E Coltharp, Mark J Tarr and Yvonne M Curl. View Insider Buying and Selling for Encompass Health.

How do I buy Encompass Health stock?

Shares of Encompass Health can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Encompass Health's stock price today?

One share of Encompass Health stock can currently be purchased for approximately $51.92.

How big of a company is Encompass Health?

Encompass Health has a market capitalization of $5.10 billion and generates $3.71 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $247.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.74 on an earnings per share basis. Encompass Health employs 27,968 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Encompass Health?

Encompass Health's mailing address is 3660 Grandview Pkwy Ste 200, BIRMINGHAM, AL 35243-3332, United States. The company can be reached via phone at +1-205-9677116 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Encompass Health (EHC)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  302 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  208 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  510
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Encompass Health and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Encompass Health (AMEX:EHC) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyHoldBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 2.642.562.382.56
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
8 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
6 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
4 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
6 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $53.78$51.71$50.57$48.83
Price Target Upside: 4.81% upside8.62% upside8.76% upside3.13% upside

Encompass Health (AMEX:EHC) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Encompass Health (AMEX:EHC)

Encompass Health (AMEX:EHC) Analyst Ratings History

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/17/2018Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform -> Outperform$58.00View Rating Details
1/12/2018StephensReiterated RatingBuy$55.00View Rating Details
1/12/2018Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$59.00View Rating Details
12/21/2017SunTrust BanksSet Price TargetBuy$58.00View Rating Details
11/21/2017William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
11/15/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/2/2017MizuhoUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$55.00View Rating Details
9/17/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingHold$50.00View Rating Details
9/7/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/1/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingUnderweight$44.00 -> $46.00View Rating Details
2/13/2017Craig HallumInitiated CoverageBuy$48.00View Rating Details
9/11/2016Wells Fargo & CoReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/4/2016JMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/25/2016Susquehanna BancsharesLower Price TargetPositive$50.00 -> $42.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 1/18/2016 forward)


Encompass Health (AMEX:EHC) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Encompass Health (AMEX:EHC)

Encompass Health (AMEX EHC) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/19/2018$0.64N/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2017Q3 2017$0.65$0.66$985.75 million$995.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2017Q2 2017$0.68$0.71$976.46 million$981.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2017Q1 2017$0.65$0.70$960.05 million$974.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2017Q416$0.62$0.72$951.18 million$949.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$0.60$0.65$448.60 million$926.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q2$0.60$0.69$906.67 million$920.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2016Q116$0.55$0.61$892.87 million$909.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2016Q415$0.59$0.59$859.48 million$879.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315$0.59$0.52$756.85 million$778.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$0.58$0.47$746.86 million$764.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115$0.56$0.44$731.30 million$740.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q414$0.52$0.55$609.40 million$613.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2014Q314$0.48$0.53$595.30 million$597.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2014Q214$0.47$0.54$588.94 million$604.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2014Q114$0.49$0.48$594.07 million$591.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2014Q413$0.43$0.52$575.55 million$572.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q313$0.41$0.59$557.50 million$564.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.42$0.51$553.63 million$564.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.42$0.48$563.86 million$572.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.34$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.37$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.38$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2012$0.33$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.23$0.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$0.24$0.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.26$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2011$0.42$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Encompass Health (AMEX:EHC) Earnings Estimates

2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.40
2019 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.65
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20181$0.81$0.81$0.81
Q2 20181$0.89$0.89$0.89
Q3 20181$0.85$0.85$0.85
Q4 20181$0.85$0.85$0.85
Q1 20191$0.89$0.89$0.89
Q2 20191$0.94$0.94$0.94
Q3 20191$0.91$0.91$0.91
Q4 20191$0.91$0.91$0.91
(Earnings estimates data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Encompass Health (AMEX:EHC) Dividend Information

Most Recent Dividend:1/16/2018
Annual Dividend:$1.00
Dividend Yield:1.93%
Payout Ratio:36.50% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
36.76% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
34.36% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Encompass Health (AMEX:EHC)

Encompass Health (AMEX:EHC) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Encompass Health (AMEX EHC) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 93.18%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Encompass Health (AMEX:EHC)

Encompass Health (AMEX EHC) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
11/1/2017Yvonne M CurlDirectorBuy1,000$45.95$45,950.0064,144View SEC Filing  
8/7/2017Mark J TarrCEOSell22,625$43.00$972,875.00283,134View SEC Filing  
8/3/2017Mark J TarrCEOSell22,625$42.55$962,693.75283,134View SEC Filing  
11/9/2016Douglas E ColtharpCFOBuy6,450$39.14$252,453.00104,637View SEC Filing  
11/9/2016Mark J TarrCOOBuy6,371$39.29$250,316.59238,890View SEC Filing  
8/2/2016Mark J TarrCOOSell20,000$41.85$837,000.00252,519View SEC Filing  
4/29/2016Cheryl B LevyInsiderSell11,000$41.44$455,840.0097,513View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Edmund FayTreasurerSell16,240$35.50$576,520.0088,415View SEC Filing  
1/11/2016John ChidseyDirectorBuy799$35.78$28,588.2288,412View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015Joan E HermanDirectorBuy1,000$35.28$35,280.0013,590View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015Leo I Higdon JrDirectorBuy1,000$34.81$34,810.0055,263View SEC Filing  
2/27/2015Andrew L PriceCAOSell1,145$43.84$50,196.80View SEC Filing  
2/27/2015Mark J TarrCOOSell11,000$43.82$482,020.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2014Jay GrinneyCEOSell38,000$33.42$1,269,960.001,118,629View SEC Filing  
5/6/2014Jay GrinneyCEOSell50,000$34.51$1,725,500.001,106,629View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Jay GrinneyCEOSell89,000$32.57$2,898,730.001,106,629View SEC Filing  
11/14/2013Mark TarrCOOSell11,000$35.27$387,970.00192,822View SEC Filing  
5/6/2013Leslye G KatzDirectorBuy1,000$28.40$28,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2012Jay GrinneyCEOBuy11,300$21.95$248,035.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Encompass Health (AMEX EHC) News Headlines

Encompass Health Corp Forecasted to Earn FY2018 Earnings of $3.40 Per Share (EHC)Encompass Health Corp Forecasted to Earn FY2018 Earnings of $3.40 Per Share (EHC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 18 at 4:00 PM
Credit Suisse: Encompass Health Is The Market Leader In Rehab, Home Health - BenzingaCredit Suisse: Encompass Health Is The Market Leader In Rehab, Home Health - Benzinga
www.benzinga.com - January 18 at 8:05 AM
Credit Suisse: Encompass Health Is The Market Leader In Rehab, Home HealthCredit Suisse: Encompass Health Is The Market Leader In Rehab, Home Health
finance.yahoo.com - January 17 at 6:58 PM
Q1 2018 EPS Estimates for Encompass Health Corp (EHC) Lifted by SunTrust BanksQ1 2018 EPS Estimates for Encompass Health Corp (EHC) Lifted by SunTrust Banks
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 15 at 5:38 AM
Encompass Health (EHC) Earns Buy Rating from Robert W. BairdEncompass Health (EHC) Earns Buy Rating from Robert W. Baird
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 14 at 3:34 PM
Alabama company looks to build new rehab facility in Prince GeorgesAlabama company looks to build new rehab facility in Prince George's
www.bizjournals.com - January 12 at 6:28 PM
Encompass Health (EHC) Earns Buy Rating from StephensEncompass Health (EHC) Earns Buy Rating from Stephens
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 12 at 11:14 AM
KeyCorp Weighs in on Encompass Health Corps Q4 2017 Earnings (EHC)KeyCorp Weighs in on Encompass Health Corp's Q4 2017 Earnings (EHC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 11 at 9:00 AM
Encompass Health (EHC) Upgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment ResearchEncompass Health (EHC) Upgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 11 at 12:52 AM
Research Analysts Set Expectations for Encompass Health Corps FY2017 Earnings (EHC)Research Analysts Set Expectations for Encompass Health Corp's FY2017 Earnings (EHC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 10 at 6:56 AM
See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Encompass Health Corp.See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Encompass Health Corp.
finance.yahoo.com - January 9 at 2:24 PM

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