The Ensign Group Company Profile (NASDAQ:ENSG)

About The Ensign Group

The Ensign Group logoThe Ensign Group, Inc. is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides healthcare services across the post-acute care continuum, as well as urgent care centers and mobile ancillary businesses. Its segments include transitional, skilled and assisted living services (TSA services); home health and hospice services, and all other. The TSA services segment includes the operation of skilled nursing facilities and assisted and independent living facilities. The home health and hospice services segment includes the Company's home health, home care and hospice businesses. The all other segment includes the Company's urgent care centers and mobile ancillary operations. The Company operates a portfolio to approximately 207 healthcare facilities, over 35 of which are owned, approximately 16 hospice agencies, over 16 home health agencies, approximately three home care businesses and over 17 urgent care clinics across approximately 14 states.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Long-Term Care Facilities
  • Sub-Industry: Health Care Facilities
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: ENSG
  • CUSIP: 29358P10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $18.11
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $20.02
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $20.27
  • 52-Week Range: $16.76 - $23.86
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.86
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.11
  • P/E Growth: 0.82
  • Market Cap: $921.76M
  • Outstanding Shares: 50,898,000
  • Beta: 0.95
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 3.02%
  • Return on Equity: 13.94%
  • Return on Assets: 6.96%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.60%
  • Current Ratio: 1.58%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.58%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for The Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 1 Hold Rating, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.57)
Consensus Price Target: $23.40 (29.21% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for The Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/10/2017Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$29.00 -> $26.00View Rating Details
2/10/2017RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/4/2017JMP SecuritiesDowngradeMarket Perform -> Underperform$18.00View Rating Details
12/15/2016Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/4/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.Lower Price TargetBuy$27.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details
5/26/2016Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
5/12/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$24.00 -> $27.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for The Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/8/2017        
2/8/2017Q4 2016$0.37$0.30$436.14 million$433.05 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q316$0.34$0.32$427.01 million$428.07 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2016Q2$0.33$0.33$400.19 million$410.51 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/10/2016Q1$0.34$0.34$374.14 million$383.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/10/2016Q415$0.36$0.35$369.70 million$373.16 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q3$0.60$0.60$334.31 million$351.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$0.57$0.60$318.86 million$311.06 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115$0.59$0.64$293.92 million$306.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$0.47$0.38$256.60 million$260.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214$0.58$0.54$248.29 million$250.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114$0.67$0.65$241.58 million$239.65 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q413$0.72$0.70$238.90 million$237.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313$0.68$0.56$233.21 million$228.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q2 2013$0.68$0.61$227.70 million$220.09 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2013Q1 2013$0.69$0.65$224.59 million$218.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2013Q4 2012$0.64$0.61$214.34 million$211.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312$0.61$0.62$212.09 million$207.15 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2012$0.60$0.67ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2012$0.59$0.61ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2012$0.47$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2011$0.60$0.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for The Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.48 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.63 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.30$0.72$0.51
Q2 20162$0.34$0.34$0.34
Q3 20162$0.33$0.34$0.34
Q4 20162$0.38$0.38$0.38
Q1 20172$0.40$0.41$0.41
Q2 20172$0.38$0.40$0.39
Q3 20172$0.39$0.40$0.40
Q4 20172$0.42$0.44$0.43
Q1 20181$0.41$0.41$0.41
Q2 20181$0.39$0.39$0.39
Q3 20181$0.39$0.39$0.39
Q4 20181$0.46$0.46$0.46
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for The Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG)
Annual Dividend:$0.17
Dividend Yield:0.94%
Payout Ratio:17.71% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
11.49% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
10.43% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for The Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/20/2016quarterly$0.040.74%12/28/201612/31/20161/31/2017
9/20/2016quarterly$0.040.76%9/28/20169/30/201610/31/2016
6/16/2016quarterly$0.040.8%6/28/20166/30/20167/31/2016
3/17/2016quarterly$0.040.75%3/29/20163/31/20164/30/2016
12/17/2015quarterly$0.040.34%12/29/201512/31/20151/31/2016
12/10/2015quarterly$0.080.61%12/24/201512/17/201512/23/2015
9/16/2015quarterly$0.080.61%9/28/20159/30/201510/31/2015
6/17/2015quarterly$0.080.58%6/26/20156/30/20157/31/2015
3/23/2015quarterly$0.080.64%3/27/20153/31/20154/30/2015
12/16/2014$0.0812/29/201412/31/20141/31/2015
9/17/2014quarterly$0.070.8%9/26/20149/30/201410/31/2014
6/17/2014quarterly$0.070.95%6/26/20146/30/20147/31/2014
3/13/2014quarterly$0.070.69%3/27/20143/31/20144/30/2014
12/16/2013quarterly$0.070.62%12/27/201312/31/20131/31/2014
9/19/2013quarterly$0.070.63%9/26/20139/30/201310/31/2013
6/18/2013quarterly$0.070.71%6/26/20136/30/20137/31/2013
3/13/2013quarterly$0.070.79%3/26/20133/31/20134/30/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for The Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 6.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 87.18%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/3/2017Chad KeetchVPSell37,522$22.26$835,239.72View SEC Filing  
10/31/2016Beverly B WittekindVPSell122$18.30$2,232.60View SEC Filing  
10/31/2016Chad KeetchEVPSell44$18.30$805.20View SEC Filing  
10/31/2016Suzanne D SnapperCFOSell212$18.30$3,879.60View SEC Filing  
8/15/2016Chad KeetchEVPSell421$18.67$7,860.07View SEC Filing  
8/15/2016Suzanne D SnapperCFOSell422$18.67$7,878.74View SEC Filing  
8/3/2016Barry PortVPSell442$18.34$8,106.28View SEC Filing  
8/3/2016Christopher R ChristensenInsiderSell443$18.34$8,124.62View SEC Filing  
8/3/2016Suzanne D SnapperCFOSell689$18.34$12,636.26View SEC Filing  
7/28/2016Barry PortVPSell429$21.50$9,223.50View SEC Filing  
6/13/2016Beverly B WittekindVPSell18,330$20.29$371,915.70View SEC Filing  
6/13/2016Chad KeetchEVPSell216$20.55$4,438.80View SEC Filing  
6/13/2016Suzanne D SnapperCFOSell217$20.40$4,426.80View SEC Filing  
5/27/2016Barry PortVPSell422$19.70$8,313.40View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016Beverly B WittekindVPSell186$20.51$3,814.86View SEC Filing  
4/15/2016Antoinette T HubenetteDirectorSell800$23.10$18,480.00View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016Barry PortVPSell4,174$21.45$89,532.30View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Antoinette T HubenetteDirectorSell6,668$20.53$136,894.04View SEC Filing  
2/9/2016Chad KeetchEVPSell359$19.65$7,054.35View SEC Filing  
2/3/2016Barry PortVPSell736$21.56$15,868.16View SEC Filing  
2/3/2016Chad KeetchEVPSell278$21.57$5,996.46View SEC Filing  
2/3/2016Suzanne D. SnapperCFOSell276$21.72$5,994.72View SEC Filing  
2/1/2016Antoinette T HubenetteDirectorSell6,666$22.19$147,918.54View SEC Filing  
1/15/2016Lee A. DanielsDirectorSell166$20.65$3,427.90View SEC Filing  
1/11/2016Antoinette T HubenetteDirectorSell3,333$20.81$69,359.73View SEC Filing  
1/4/2016Antoinette T HubenetteDirectorSell3,333$22.06$73,525.98View SEC Filing  
11/13/2015Roy E ChristensenChairmanSell10,000$46.49$464,900.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2015Beverly B. WittekindVPSell18,439$42.34$780,707.26View SEC Filing  
10/8/2015Christopher R ChristensenCEOSell2,200$40.57$89,254.00View SEC Filing  
10/7/2015Christopher R ChristensenCEOSell53,300$41.61$2,217,813.00View SEC Filing  
10/6/2015Christopher R ChristensenCEOSell25,476$41.19$1,049,356.44View SEC Filing  
10/5/2015Christopher R ChristensenCEOSell14,929$42.69$637,319.01View SEC Filing  
9/28/2015Christopher R ChristensenCEOSell21,000$47.40$995,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/24/2015Christopher R ChristensenCEOSell11,854$47.13$558,679.02View SEC Filing  
9/21/2015Christopher R ChristensenCEOSell75,869$16,030.00$1,216,180,070.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2015Christopher R ChristensenCEOSell5,500$49.05$269,775.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2015Christopher R ChristensenCEOSell800$49.01$39,208.00View SEC Filing  
9/14/2015Christopher R ChristensenCEOSell29,477$49.01$1,444,667.77View SEC Filing  
5/27/2015Antoinette T HubenetteDirectorSell3,666$46.24$169,515.84View SEC Filing  
2/9/2015Chad KeetchEVPSell180$43.30$7,794.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2014John G NackelDirectorSell1,000$42.90$42,900.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2014Barry PortVPSell29,700$39.09$1,160,973.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2014Barry PortVPSell10,700$39.27$420,189.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Barry PortVPSell6,800$39.62$269,416.00View SEC Filing  
8/4/2014Suzanne D SnapperCFOSell89$33.17$2,952.13View SEC Filing  
7/29/2014Barry PortVPSell185$32.75$6,058.75View SEC Filing  
7/28/2014Barry PortVPSell180$32.46$5,842.80View SEC Filing  
7/17/2014John G NackelDirectorSell1,334$32.20$42,954.80View SEC Filing  
6/13/2014Suzanne D SnapperCFOSell10,578$28.54$301,896.12View SEC Filing  
6/12/2014Barry PortVPSell5,000$28.50$142,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2014Suzanne D SnapperCFOSell32,106$29.58$949,695.48View SEC Filing  
5/8/2013Roy E ChristensenChairmanSell4,701$33.82$158,987.82View SEC Filing  
4/10/2013Beverly B WittekindVPSell6,000$34.00$204,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/28/2012Gregory K StapleyEVPSell17,324$28.08$486,457.92View SEC Filing  
10/1/2012Beverly B WittekindVPSell4,000$31.00$124,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2012Gregory K StapleyEVPSell36,000$29.77$1,071,720.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for The Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG)
DateHeadline
capitalcube.com logoThe Ensign Group, Inc. :ENSG-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 14, 2017 (NASDAQ:ENSG)
www.capitalcube.com - February 14 at 5:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoENSIGN GROUP, INC Financials (NASDAQ:ENSG)
finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 5:56 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoENSIGN GROUP, INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure (NASDAQ:ENSG)
biz.yahoo.com - February 13 at 8:12 AM
seekingalpha.com logoThe Ensign Group's (ENSG) CEO Christopher Christensen on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NASDAQ:ENSG)
seekingalpha.com - February 10 at 5:32 PM
capitalcube.com logoThe Ensign Group, Inc. :ENSG-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 10, 2017 (NASDAQ:ENSG)
www.capitalcube.com - February 10 at 5:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of ENSG earnings conference call or presentation 9-Feb-17 6:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:ENSG)
finance.yahoo.com - February 10 at 3:38 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoEnsign Group misses Street 4Q forecasts (NASDAQ:ENSG)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 5:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Ensign Group (ENSG) Q4 Earnings Miss Estimates, Fall Y/Y (NASDAQ:ENSG)
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 5:35 PM
streetinsider.com logoThe Ensign Group (ENSG) Misses Q4 EPS by 7c (NASDAQ:ENSG)
www.streetinsider.com - February 9 at 3:31 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-The Ensign Group Q4 GAAP earnings per share $0.35 (NASDAQ:ENSG)
www.reuters.com - February 8 at 5:30 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Ensign Group Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:ENSG)
biz.yahoo.com - February 8 at 5:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Ensign Group Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 Results (NASDAQ:ENSG)
finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 5:30 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoENSIGN GROUP, INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NASDAQ:ENSG)
biz.yahoo.com - February 8 at 5:30 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoThe Ensign Group Schedules Year-End 2016 Earnings Call for Thursday, February 9, 2017 (NASDAQ:ENSG)
feeds.benzinga.com - February 6 at 12:24 PM
seekingalpha.com logoThe Ensign Group acquires Parklane West Healthcare Center, Texas (NASDAQ:ENSG)
seekingalpha.com - February 2 at 1:39 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Ensign Group acquires Texas healthcare campus (NASDAQ:ENSG)
www.reuters.com - February 1 at 5:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Ensign Group Acquires Texas Healthcare Campus (NASDAQ:ENSG)
finance.yahoo.com - February 1 at 5:34 PM
capitalcube.com logoThe Ensign Group, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:ENSG) : January 6, 2017 (NASDAQ:ENSG)
www.capitalcube.com - January 6 at 5:34 PM
News IconExecutive VP and Secretary of The Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG), Keetch Chad, sells 37,522 shares worth $835,183 (NASDAQ:ENSG)
empowerednews.net - January 5 at 10:50 PM
capitalcube.com logoThe Ensign Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ENSG-US : January 5, 2017 (NASDAQ:ENSG)
www.capitalcube.com - January 5 at 5:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEnsign Group downgraded by JMP Securities (NASDAQ:ENSG)
finance.yahoo.com - January 4 at 6:06 PM
bizjournals.com logo15 Wisconsin assisted living communities sold in deal exceeding $39 million (NASDAQ:ENSG)
www.bizjournals.com - December 28 at 4:57 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-The ensign group purchases fifteen wisconsin assisted living assets (NASDAQ:ENSG)
www.reuters.com - December 28 at 11:42 AM
News IconEnsign Purchases 15-Property Assisted Living Real Estate Portfolio (NASDAQ:ENSG)
seniorhousingnews.com - December 28 at 11:42 AM
seekingalpha.com logoEnsign Group buys real estate of Wisconsin assisted-living facilities (NASDAQ:ENSG)
seekingalpha.com - December 27 at 7:37 PM
publicnow.com logoThe Ensign Group Purchases Fifteen Wisconsin Assisted Living Assets (NASDAQ:ENSG)
www.publicnow.com - December 27 at 5:11 PM
News IconSenior Housing Investments & Transactions: Mainstreet Acquires $44.3 Million Memory Care Portfolio (NASDAQ:ENSG)
seniorhousingnews.com - December 20 at 6:23 PM
streetinsider.com logoThe Ensign Group (ENSG) Raises Quarterly Dividend 6.3% to $0.0425; 0.7% Yield (NASDAQ:ENSG)
www.streetinsider.com - December 20 at 6:23 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:16 pm Ensign Group increases quarterly dividend to $0.0425/share from $0.0400/share (NASDAQ:ENSG)
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 20 at 10:01 AM
publicnow.com logoThe Ensign Group, Inc. Increases Quarterly Dividend by 6.3% to $0.0425 Per Share (NASDAQ:ENSG)
www.publicnow.com - December 20 at 10:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Ensign Group Rewards Investors with 6.3% Dividend Hike (NASDAQ:ENSG)
finance.yahoo.com - December 20 at 10:01 AM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-The Ensign Group raises qtrly dividend to $0.0425/shr (NASDAQ:ENSG)
feeds.reuters.com - December 19 at 4:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEnsign Group's Unit Sells Urgent Care Assets to MultiCare (NASDAQ:ENSG)
finance.yahoo.com - December 15 at 5:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEnsign Group's Unit Sells Urgent Care Assets to MultiCare (NASDAQ:ENSG)
finance.yahoo.com - December 15 at 5:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Ensign Group Completes Sale of its Urgent Care Assets (NASDAQ:ENSG)
finance.yahoo.com - December 14 at 8:45 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to The Ensign Group, Inc. : December 14, 2016 (NASDAQ:ENSG)
www.capitalcube.com - December 14 at 3:44 PM
insidermonkey.com logoIs It Time to Sell The Ensign Group, Inc. (ENSG)? (NASDAQ:ENSG)
www.insidermonkey.com - December 9 at 5:17 PM
thestreet.com logoMany Happy Returns from These Small-Cap Dividend Growers (NASDAQ:ENSG)
realmoney.thestreet.com - December 5 at 11:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStock Market News for November 21, 2016 (NASDAQ:ENSG)
finance.yahoo.com - December 2 at 5:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Ensign Group's Unit Acquires River City Hospice Assets (NASDAQ:ENSG)
finance.yahoo.com - November 21 at 9:47 AM
4-traders.com logoEnsign : Acquires Hospice Operations in Northern Idaho (NASDAQ:ENSG)
www.4-traders.com - November 20 at 8:59 AM
streetinsider.com logoThe Ensign Group (ENSG) Unit Acquires River City Hospice (NASDAQ:ENSG)
www.streetinsider.com - November 18 at 10:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Ensign Group Acquires Hospice Operations in Northern Idaho (NASDAQ:ENSG)
finance.yahoo.com - November 18 at 10:51 AM
seekingalpha.com logoEnsign Group buys Idaho hospice (NASDAQ:ENSG)
seekingalpha.com - November 18 at 8:16 AM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-The Ensign Group acquires Hospice operations in Northern Idaho (NASDAQ:ENSG)
feeds.reuters.com - November 18 at 6:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Ensign Group to Present at the Stephens 2016 Fall Investment Conference on Tuesday, November 8, 2016 (NASDAQ:ENSG)
finance.yahoo.com - November 7 at 4:48 PM
News IconInsider Exclusive: Chad Keetch, an Insider in The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENSG), Sold 262 shares of the Company (NASDAQ:ENSG)
www.whatsonthorold.com - November 5 at 4:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of ENSG earnings conference call or presentation 3-Nov-16 5:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:ENSG)
finance.yahoo.com - November 4 at 9:48 PM
seekingalpha.com logoThe Ensign Group's (ENSG) CEO Christopher Christensen on Q3 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NASDAQ:ENSG)
seekingalpha.com - November 4 at 3:44 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoEnsign Group misses 3Q profit forecasts (NASDAQ:ENSG)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - November 3 at 5:47 AM

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What is The Ensign Group's stock symbol?

The Ensign Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ENSG."

How often does The Ensign Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for The Ensign Group?

The Ensign Group announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, December 20th. Investors of record on Saturday, December 31st will be given a dividend of $0.0425 per share on Tuesday, January 31st. This represents a $0.17 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.94%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 28th. This is a positive change from The Ensign Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.04.

When did The Ensign Group's stock split? How did The Ensign Group's stock split work?

Shares of The Ensign Group split on the morning of Thursday, December 24th 2015. The 2-1 split was announced on Wednesday, December 9th 2015. The newly minted shares were payable to shareholders after the market closes on Wednesday, December 23rd 2015. An investor that had 100 shares of The Ensign Group stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

Where is The Ensign Group's stock going? Where will The Ensign Group's stock price be in 2017?

7 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for The Ensign Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $18.00 to $27.00. On average, they expect The Ensign Group's share price to reach $23.40 in the next twelve months.

When will The Ensign Group announce their earnings?

The Ensign Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May, 8th 2017.

What are analysts saying about The Ensign Group stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about The Ensign Group stock:

  • According to Zacks Investment Research, "The Ensign Group’s earnings of $0.30 per share missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 11.8%., and declined 14.3% year over year. The company continuously suffers from rising expenses, heavy debt burden and severe exposure to political uncertainty created by the surprise victory of Donald Trump that has jeopardized the future of ACA. Stringent regulations in non-U.S operations of the company are other headwinds. However, shareholders have always favored the stock. In the three month period through Dec 31, 2016, the stock has gained 10.33% while the Zacks categorized Nursing Homes industry has lost 11.64%. The company has been witnessing rapid growth in revenues for long. Its efficient capital management has also created shareholders’ wealth. The company operates in the booming industry of post acute care that holds untapped opportunities." (2/15/2017)

  • Cantor Fitzgerald analysts commented, "Updated Outlook. Our full year 2016 adjusted EPS estimate moves to $1.35 (from $1.40) roughly in line with Bloomberg consensus and management guidance of $1.35-1.42. Our quarterly 2017 estimates move slightly but we are maintaining our full year adjusted EPS estimate of $1.65, two cents above Bloomberg consensus of $1.63. We are introducing a 2018 estimate of $1.80, which compares to current Bloomberg consensus of $1.75. Future operational upside. While 3Q16 saw 196 bp decline in same- store occupancy, it was mostly contained to a few particular geographies, predominantly Texas with select locations in Washington and Utah. This softness was partially offset by 126 bp increase in managed care days. Additionally, skilled days increased 750 bps and assisted living patient days increased 67 bps." (12/15/2016)

Who owns The Ensign Group stock?

The Ensign Group's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (7.85%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.86%), State Street Corp (2.20%), Skyline Asset Management LP (1.84%), Loomis Sayles & Co. L P (1.38%) and Allianz Asset Management AG (1.21%). Company insiders that own The Ensign Group stock include Antoinette T Hubenette, Barry Port, Beverly B Wittekind, Chad Keetch, Christopher R Christensen, Lee A Daniels, Roy E Christensen and Suzanne D Snapper.

Who sold The Ensign Group stock? Who is selling The Ensign Group stock?

The Ensign Group's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Allianz Asset Management AG, Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, RidgeWorth Capital Management LLC, FMR LLC, GSA Capital Partners LLP and Envestnet Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold The Ensign Group stock in the last year include Antoinette T Hubenette, Barry Port, Beverly B Wittekind, Chad Keetch, Christopher R Christensen and Suzanne D Snapper.

Who bought The Ensign Group stock? Who is buying The Ensign Group stock?

The Ensign Group's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Skyline Asset Management LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Credit Agricole S A, State Street Corp, Two Sigma Investments LP, Summit Global Investments and Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd.

How do I buy The Ensign Group stock?

Shares of The Ensign Group can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of The Ensign Group stock cost?

One share of The Ensign Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.11.

The Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG) Chart for Monday, February, 20, 2017


Institutional Ownership Chart

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for The Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG)

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Earnings by Quarter for The Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG)

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for The Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG)

Last Updated on 2/20/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff