AMEX:EHC - Encompass Health Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$57.67 -0.42 (-0.72 %)
(As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$58.04
Today's Range$57.54 - $58.36
52-Week Range$40.86 - $59.29
Volume620,391 shs
Average Volume618,344 shs
Market Capitalization$5.67 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.73%
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

Stock Exchange AMEX
Industry N/A
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Facilities


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


Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E Ratio21.20
P/E Growth1.7

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.71 billion
Price / Sales1.53
Cash Flow$5.7440 per share
Price / Cash10.04
Book Value$10.34 per share
Price / Book5.58


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$247.60 million
Net Margins8.67%
Return on Equity23.56%
Return on Assets7.03%


Outstanding Shares98,310,000
Market Cap$5,670.00

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, May 7th. Shareholders of record on Monday, July 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Monday, July 16th. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.73%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 29th. View Encompass Health's Dividend History.

How were Encompass Health's earnings last quarter?

Encompass Health Corp (AMEX:EHC) announced its earnings results on Thursday, April, 26th. The company reported $0.93 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.81 by $0.12. The business had revenue of $1.05 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.04 billion. Encompass Health had a return on equity of 23.56% and a net margin of 8.67%. The firm's revenue was up 10.0% compared to the same quarter last year. View Encompass Health's Earnings History.

When is Encompass Health's next earnings date?

Encompass Health is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Encompass Health.

What guidance has Encompass Health issued on next quarter's earnings?

Encompass Health issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 26th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.30-3.45 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.34. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.22 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of prior $3.25-3.40.

What price target have analysts set for EHC?

11 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Encompass Health's shares. Their forecasts range from $56.00 to $82.00. On average, they anticipate Encompass Health's share price to reach $65.8889 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 14.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Encompass Health.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Encompass Health?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Encompass Health in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

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 71)

Has Encompass Health been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about EHC stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Encompass Health earned a news sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company an impact score of 45.87 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are Encompass Health's major shareholders?

Encompass Health's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.37%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.36%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.36%), Boston Advisors LLC (0.11%), Westpac Banking Corp (0.09%) and Foundry Partners LLC (0.05%). Company insiders that own Encompass Health stock include Barbara Ann Jacobsmeyer, Cheryl B Levy, Douglas E Coltharp, Mark J Tarr and Yvonne M Curl. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Encompass Health.

Which institutional investors are selling Encompass Health stock?

EHC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Advisors LLC, Retirement Systems of Alabama, GWM Advisors LLC, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, Foundry Partners LLC, Oakbrook Investments LLC, Creative Planning and Fortaleza Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Encompass Health company stock in the last year include Barbara Ann Jacobsmeyer, Cheryl B Levy and Mark J Tarr. View Insider Buying and Selling for Encompass Health.

Which institutional investors are buying Encompass Health stock?

EHC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Westpac Banking Corp, Bank of Montreal Can, Amalgamated Bank, Clinton Group Inc., Fox Run Management L.L.C., Fred Alger Management Inc. and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. 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 shares of Encompass Health?

Shares of EHC 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 EHC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $57.67.

How big of a company is Encompass Health?

Encompass Health has a market capitalization of $5.67 billion and generates $3.71 billion in revenue each year. 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 (AMEX EHC)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  346 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  234 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  580
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Encompass Health and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EHC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EHC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/21/2018 by Staff

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