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: $43.86
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $47.30
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $49.75
  • 52-Week Range: $31.16 - $55.16
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 38.18
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.11
  • P/E Growth: 1.06
  • Market Cap: $1.46B
  • Outstanding Shares: 33,547,000
  • Beta: 0.96
  • Net Margins: 2.78%
  • Return on Equity: 12.17%
  • Return on Assets: 7.22%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.21%
  • Current Ratio: 0.95%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.95%
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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 (16.87% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Amedisys (NASDAQ:AMED)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/11/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/6/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/3/2016MizuhoDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$57.00 -> $55.00View Rating Details
6/16/2016StephensInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$55.00View 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
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 10/25/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Amedisys (NASDAQ:AMED)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
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)


Earnings Estimates for Amedisys (NASDAQ:AMED)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.71 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.17 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)


Dividend History for Amedisys (NASDAQ:AMED)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Amedisys (NASDAQ:AMED)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.80%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 91.43%
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)


Latest Headlines for Amedisys (NASDAQ:AMED)
News IconIs there Upside to Amedisys Inc (NASDAQ:AMED) ? - AR News (NASDAQ:AMED) - October 25 at 8:19 AM
News IconTeacher Retirement System of Texas invests in Amedisys Inc. (AMED) Shares - DailyQuint (NASDAQ:AMED) - October 25 at 8:19 AM logoAmedisys Expands Its Relationship with SigmaCare - Business Wire (press release) (NASDAQ:AMED) - October 24 at 3:31 PM logoAmedisys : Closes On Visiting Nurse Association of Long Island Acquisition (NASDAQ:AMED) - October 23 at 8:16 AM logoEPS Target Range For Amedisys Inc (NASDAQ:AMED) At $1.79 – $2.09 (NASDAQ:AMED) - October 23 at 8:16 AM logoEPS Target Of Amedisys Inc (NASDAQ:AMED) At $0.45? - Stocks Daily (NASDAQ:AMED) - October 21 at 3:27 PM logoAmedisys, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMED) Files An 8-K - Market Exclusive - Market Exclusive (NASDAQ:AMED) - October 21 at 3:27 PM logoEPS Target Range For Amedisys Inc (NASDAQ:AMED) At $1.79 – $2.09 - (NASDAQ:AMED) - October 21 at 12:43 PM
News IconAmedisys buys assets of Visiting Nurse Association of LI for $4.6M (NASDAQ:AMED) - October 21 at 12:42 PM
News IconAmedisys acquires Vising Nurse Association for $4.6 million - The Advocate (NASDAQ:AMED) - October 20 at 9:21 PM
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News IconInvestors are undervaluing Amedisys Inc (AMED) by 23%, here is my intrinsic value calculation - Simply Wall St (NASDAQ:AMED) - October 10 at 8:14 AM logoAmedisys gets vote of confidence (NASDAQ:AMED) - October 10 at 8:14 AM logoAmedisys Inc (NASDAQ:AMED) Mean Price Target At $54.714 - (NASDAQ:AMED) - October 7 at 3:26 PM
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