Amedisys Company Profile (NASDAQ:AMED)

About Amedisys

Amedisys logoAmedisys, Inc. (Amedisys) is a provider of home health and hospice services. The Company offers home health services to the chronic, co-morbid, aging American population. The Company operates through three segments: home health, hospice and personal care. The Company's home health segment delivers a range of services in the homes of individuals recovering from surgery, have a chronic disability or terminal illness or need assistance with completing important personal tasks. The Company's hospice segment provides palliative care and comfort to terminally ill patients and their families. The Company's personal care segment provides patients with assistance with the essential activities of daily living. The Company owns and operates approximately 330 Medicare-certified home healthcare centers, over 80 Medicare-certified hospice care centers and approximately nine personal-care care centers in over 30 states within the United States, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Home Health Care
  • Sub-Industry: Health Care Services
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: AMED
  • CUSIP: 02343610
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $47.79
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $51.15
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $47.58
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 41.86
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 22.14
  • P/E Growth: 1.07
  • Market Cap: $1.61B
  • Outstanding Shares: 33,547,000
  • Beta: 1.3
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Amedisys (NASDAQ:AMED) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: $51.00 (6.65% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Amedisys (NASDAQ:AMED)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/3/2016MizuhoDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$57.00 -> $55.00View Rating Details
6/16/2016StephensInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$55.00View Rating Details
5/25/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuy$59.00View Rating Details
5/16/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/6/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$41.00 -> $48.00View Rating Details
5/4/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$56.00View Rating Details
1/11/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.UpgradeUnderperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
11/6/2015Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingNeutral$42.00 -> $45.00View Rating Details
9/1/2015Wells Fargo & Co.Initiated CoverageOutperformView Rating Details
6/9/2015Deutsche Bank AGUpgradeHold -> Buy$28.00 -> $41.00View Rating Details
5/27/2015SunTrust Banks Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$31.00 -> $36.00View Rating Details
10/30/2014Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingUnderperform$17.00 -> $23.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/23/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Amedisys (NASDAQ:AMED)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/3/2016        
8/2/2016Q2$0.42$0.42$353.07 million$360.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q1$0.33$0.33$337.07 million$348.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/8/2016Q415$0.35$0.40$338.37 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$0.34$0.34$312.22 million$326.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$0.33$0.43$307.11 million$314.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.20$0.30$300.17 million$301.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/4/2015Q414$0.27$0.27$301.62 million$300.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.15$0.26$299.26 million$300.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214$0.04$0.25$298.90 million$305.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114$0.56($0.07)$301.89 million$298.74 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/12/2014Q413($0.01)($0.05)$295.02 million$303.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/12/2013Q313$0.13$0.06$314.30 million$301.64 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2013Q2 2013$0.10$0.06$328.02 million$313.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q1 2013$0.18$0.13$361.41 million$339.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/12/2013Q4 2012$0.22$0.24$373.31 million$632.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2012Q312$0.27$0.33$379.97 million$375.62 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2012$0.24$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2012$0.22$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2012$0.29$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011$0.50$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2011$0.69$0.75ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2011$0.66$0.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2011$0.91$0.77ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Amedisys (NASDAQ:AMED)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.69 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.16 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20167$0.32$0.35$0.33
Q2 20165$0.38$0.44$0.42
Q3 20165$0.40$0.46$0.43
Q4 20163$0.51$0.53$0.52
Q1 20172$0.43$0.45$0.44
Q2 20172$0.53$0.55$0.54
Q3 20172$0.56$0.56$0.56
Q4 20172$0.62$0.65$0.64
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Amedisys (NASDAQ:AMED)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Amedisys (NASDAQ:AMED)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/13/2016Bruce D PerkinsDirectorBuy1,000$50.21$50,210.00View SEC Filing  
5/11/2016Scott G GinnInsiderSell6,000$51.62$309,720.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015North Tide Capital, LlcMajor ShareholderSell277,720$39.79$11,050,478.80View SEC Filing  
10/28/2015North Tide Capital, LlcMajor ShareholderSell191,400$39.86$7,629,204.00View SEC Filing  
10/26/2015North Tide Capital, LlcMajor ShareholderSell56,400$39.32$2,217,648.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Donald A WashburnDirectorSell20,000$45.51$910,200.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015Jeffrey D JeterInsiderSell11,264$27.02$304,353.28View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015Peter RicchiutiDirectorSell2,003$27.25$54,581.75View SEC Filing  
8/5/2014Jeffrey D JeterInsiderSell2,500$21.80$54,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2014North Tide Capital, Llcmajor shareholderBuy500,000$13.90$6,950,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014North Tide Capital, Llcmajor shareholderBuy150,000$13.54$2,031,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2013Kkr Asset Management Llcmajor shareholderBuy425,515$14.48$6,161,457.20View SEC Filing  
11/15/2013David BuceyGeneral CounselSell8,290$13.95$115,645.50View SEC Filing  
11/14/2013Kkr Asset Management Llcmajor shareholderBuy946,500$13.89$13,146,885.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2013Kkr Asset Management LlcMajor ShareholderBuy29,615$15.94$472,063.10View SEC Filing  
10/22/2013Kkr Asset Management LlcMajor ShareholderBuy186,013$17.55$3,264,528.15View SEC Filing  
10/18/2013Kkr Asset Management LlcMajor ShareholderBuy12,652$17.95$227,103.40View SEC Filing  
7/3/2013Linda J HallDirectorSell1,721$10.65$18,328.65View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Amedisys (NASDAQ:AMED)
DateHeadline
News IconAmedisys in Crisis Management After Louisiana Flooding (NASDAQ:AMED)
homehealthcarenews.com - August 22 at 8:36 PM
News IconEditor’s Picks: Amedisys Founder Identified Among Flood Victims (NASDAQ:AMED)
homehealthcarenews.com - August 19 at 4:04 PM
News IconWall Street Outlook and Growth Projections for Amedisys Inc. (NASDAQ:AMED) - Post News (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 18 at 3:35 PM
News IconAmedisys founder dies in Louisiana floods (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.hartfordbusiness.com - August 17 at 3:30 PM
News IconAmedisys Founder Identified Among Baton Rouge Flood Victims (NASDAQ:AMED)
homehealthcarenews.com - August 16 at 8:46 PM
tradecalls.org logoShares of Amedisys Inc (AMED) Sees Large Outflow of Money - Trade Calls (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.tradecalls.org - August 10 at 10:17 AM
equities.com logoAmedisys Inc (AMED) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for August 08 (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.equities.com - August 9 at 10:05 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 AMEDISYS INC For: Aug 05 Filed by: Carmody Jane (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.streetinsider.com - August 9 at 4:35 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 AMEDISYS INC For: Aug 05 Filed by: Carmody Jane - StreetInsider.com (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.streetinsider.com - August 9 at 12:13 PM
equities.com logoAmedisys Inc (AMED) Drops 5.02% on August 03 - Equities.com (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.equities.com - August 5 at 3:29 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Amedisys, Inc. : August 5, 2016 (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.capitalcube.com - August 5 at 3:29 PM
capitalcube.com logoAmedisys, Inc. :AMED-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 5, 2016 (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.capitalcube.com - August 5 at 11:53 AM
equities.com logoAmedisys Inc (AMED) Drops 5.02% on August 03 (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.equities.com - August 4 at 9:12 PM
seekingalpha.com logoAmedisys defended after Q2 results, disclosure of DoJ probe (NASDAQ:AMED)
seekingalpha.com - August 4 at 7:39 PM
capitalcube.com logoAmedisys, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AMED-US : August 4, 2016 (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.capitalcube.com - August 4 at 11:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmedisys (AMED) Down 5% Despite Q2 Earnings and Revenue Beat (NASDAQ:AMED)
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 11:58 AM
wsj.com logoCFO Moves: GoDaddy Names CFO, Amedisys CFO to Retire (NASDAQ:AMED)
blogs.wsj.com - August 3 at 9:05 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoAMEDISYS INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:AMED)
biz.yahoo.com - August 3 at 3:31 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoWorst Performing Industries For August 3, 2016 (NASDAQ:AMED)
feeds.benzinga.com - August 3 at 12:28 PM
equities.com logoAmedisys Inc (AMED) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for August 01 - Equities.com (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.equities.com - August 3 at 12:00 PM
equities.com logoAmedisys Inc (AMED) Hits New 52-week High During August 01 Session - Equities.com (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.equities.com - August 3 at 12:00 PM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoAmedisys Inc 9.6% Potential Upside Now Implied by Mizuho - DirectorsTalk Interviews (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - August 3 at 12:00 PM
benzinga.com logoWorst Performing Industries For August 3, 2016 - Benzinga (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.benzinga.com - August 3 at 12:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmedisys downgraded by Mizuho (NASDAQ:AMED)
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 12:00 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoAmedisys Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 11:00 am ET today (NASDAQ:AMED)
biz.yahoo.com - August 3 at 12:00 PM
seekingalpha.com logoAmedisys  beats by $0.22, beats on revenue (NASDAQ:AMED)
seekingalpha.com - August 2 at 11:33 PM
nasdaq.com logoAMED Crosses Above Average Analyst Target (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.nasdaq.com - August 2 at 9:04 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoAmedisys Inc Earnings Call (Q2 2016) (NASDAQ:AMED)
biz.yahoo.com - August 2 at 9:04 PM
News IconAmedisys profit flattens, CFO Ronald LaBorde announces retirement (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.theadvocate.com - August 2 at 9:04 PM
twst.com logoAmedisys Inc.: Amedisys Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Professional Profiles, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.twst.com - August 2 at 9:04 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Amedisys qtrly earnings per share $0.32 (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.reuters.com - August 2 at 9:04 PM
News IconAmedisys acquires personal care firm in Massachusetts (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.bostonherald.com - August 2 at 9:04 PM
publicnow.com logoAmedisys Reports Second Quarter Financial Results (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.publicnow.com - August 2 at 9:04 PM
bizjournals.com logoLouisiana health giant Amedisys acquires second Mass. home health firm - Boston Business Journal (blog) (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.bizjournals.com - August 2 at 8:14 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ2 2016 Amedisys Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:AMED)
biz.yahoo.com - August 2 at 8:14 AM
twst.com logoAmedisys Inc.: Amedisys Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Professional Profiles, Inc. - The Wall Street Transcript (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.twst.com - August 1 at 3:27 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Amedisys to acquire Professional Profiles Inc. - Reuters (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.reuters.com - August 1 at 8:15 AM
publicnow.com logoAmedisys Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Professional Profiles, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.publicnow.com - August 1 at 7:21 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoAMEDISYS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:AMED)
biz.yahoo.com - August 1 at 7:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo7:01 am Amedisys to acquire Professional Profiles for $4.4 mln (NASDAQ:AMED)
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 7:01 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoAmedisys Inc (NASDAQ:AMED) Updated Price Targets - FTSE News (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 29 at 3:29 PM
realistinvestor.com logoCan Amedisys Inc (NASDAQ:AMED) Hit $59? - RealistInvestor.com (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.realistinvestor.com - July 29 at 3:29 PM
wsj.com logoSome Healthcare Companies Adjust Earnings Too Much, Mizuho Says (NASDAQ:AMED)
blogs.wsj.com - July 28 at 4:29 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4/A AMEDISYS INC For: Jul 20 Filed by: Seim Stephen - StreetInsider.com (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.streetinsider.com - July 27 at 3:28 PM
twst.com logoAmedisys Inc.: Amedisys Announces Second Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call Date - The Wall Street Transcript (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.twst.com - July 27 at 3:28 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4/A AMEDISYS INC For: Jul 20 Filed by: Seim Stephen (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.streetinsider.com - July 26 at 9:01 PM
twst.com logoAmedisys Inc.: Amedisys Announces Second Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call Date (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.twst.com - July 26 at 9:01 PM
publicnow.com logoAmedisys Announces Second Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call Date (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.publicnow.com - July 26 at 3:08 PM
News IconHome Healthcare Market To Witness Enhanced Demand In Infusion Therapy Services And Telemetry Till 2020: Grand View Research, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMED)
www.digitaljournal.com - July 25 at 8:14 AM
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