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: $19.29
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $20.32
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $20.69
  • 52-Week Range: $50,402,000.00 - $17.60
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.39
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.83
  • P/E Growth: 0.97
  • Market Cap: $972.25M
  • Outstanding Shares: 50,402,000
  • Beta: 0.68
  • Net Margins: 3.13%
  • Return on Equity: 15.86%
  • Return on Assets: 8.71%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.43%
  • Current Ratio: 1.61%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.61%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for The Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.60)
Consensus Price Target: $25.50 (32.19% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for The Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/9/2016Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/4/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.Lower Price TargetBuy$27.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details
5/26/2016Wells Fargo & Co.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
5/12/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$24.00 -> $27.00View Rating Details
1/5/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Lower Price Target$58.00 -> $29.00View Rating Details
1/4/2016JMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2014 forward)


Earnings History for The Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
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)


Earnings Estimates for The Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.38 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
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for The Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG)
Annual Dividend:$0.16
Dividend Yield:0.83%
Payout Ratio:17.49% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
11.59% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
9.82% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for The Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(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: 84.64%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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)


Latest Headlines for The Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG)
DateHeadline logoThe Ensign Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ENSG-US : October 13, 2016 (NASDAQ:ENSG) - October 13 at 12:29 PM logoThe Ensign Group, Inc. : ENSG-US: Dividend Analysis : September 30th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : October 11, 2016 (NASDAQ:ENSG) - October 11 at 4:59 PM logoETF’s with exposure to The Ensign Group, Inc. : October 6, 2016 (NASDAQ:ENSG) - October 6 at 10:28 AM
News IconEnsign Offloads Urgent Care Portfolio To Focus On Post-Acute (NASDAQ:ENSG) - September 29 at 9:50 AM logo6:03 am Ensign Group subsidiary Immediate Clinic Seattle to sell all assets relating to 14 urgent care operations in the greater Seattle market; terms not disclosed (NASDAQ:ENSG) - September 28 at 9:45 AM logoThe Ensign Group Agrees to Sell Its Urgent Care Operations (NASDAQ:ENSG) - September 28 at 9:45 AM logoETF’s with exposure to The Ensign Group, Inc. : September 14, 2016 (NASDAQ:ENSG) - September 14 at 4:55 PM
News IconBusiness Briefs: Two Philips Partnerships Take Home Care Tech to New Heights (NASDAQ:ENSG) - September 9 at 9:38 AM logoThe Ensign Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ENSG-US : September 8, 2016 (NASDAQ:ENSG) - September 8 at 8:42 AM logoEnsign Group (ENSG) Acquires Kinder Hearts, Grows in Texas (NASDAQ:ENSG) - September 7 at 4:59 PM logoThe Ensign Group Acquires Home Health and Hospice Operations in Abilene, TX (NASDAQ:ENSG) - September 6 at 4:43 PM logoThe Ensign Group to Present at the 2016 Wells Fargo Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 (NASDAQ:ENSG) - September 6 at 9:40 AM
News IconExecutive Vice President of The Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG), Keetch Chad, sells 421 shares worth $7,860 (NASDAQ:ENSG) - August 18 at 6:56 AM
News IconForbes: Higher Wages Hurt Home Health Care (NASDAQ:ENSG) - August 17 at 6:27 AM logoHow To YieldBoost Ensign Group To 11.7% Using Options (NASDAQ:ENSG) - August 12 at 4:53 PM logoThe Ensign Group, Inc. :ENSG-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 12, 2016 (NASDAQ:ENSG) - August 12 at 4:53 PM
News IconAmerican Airlines Group July Traffic down 0.3% (NASDAQ:ENSG) - August 10 at 5:00 PM logoENSIGN GROUP, INC Financials (NASDAQ:ENSG) - August 6 at 5:07 PM logoNHI Announces Second Quarter 2016 Results (NASDAQ:ENSG) - August 5 at 10:06 PM logoENSIGN GROUP, INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibit (NASDAQ:ENSG) - August 4 at 10:36 PM logoEdited Transcript of ENSG earnings conference call or presentation 2-Aug-16 5:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:ENSG) - August 3 at 4:58 PM logoThe Ensign Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ENSG-US : August 3, 2016 (NASDAQ:ENSG) - August 3 at 4:58 PM logoThe Ensign Group Inc.: The Ensign Group Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results (NASDAQ:ENSG) - August 2 at 9:38 AM logoEnsign Group meets 2Q profit forecasts (NASDAQ:ENSG) - August 2 at 9:38 AM logoThe Ensign Group Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results (NASDAQ:ENSG) - August 1 at 4:45 PM logoNursing Home Stocks' Q2 Earnings on Aug 2: TMH, ENSG, CSU (NASDAQ:ENSG) - August 1 at 8:59 AM logoQ2 2016 Ensign Group Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:ENSG) - August 1 at 7:07 AM logoThe Ensign Group Schedules Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Call for Tuesday, August 2, 2016 (NASDAQ:ENSG) - July 29 at 1:18 PM
News IconSTRH, Wells Fargo Arrange $450MM Credit Facility for The Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG) - July 22 at 4:46 PM logoThe Ensign Group Increases New Credit Facility To $450 Million (NASDAQ:ENSG) - July 22 at 2:01 PM logoThe Ensign Group, Inc. : ENSG-US: Dividend Analysis : June 30th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : July 20, 2016 (NASDAQ:ENSG) - July 20 at 11:24 AM
News IconEnsign Group acquires Kansas facility (NASDAQ:ENSG) - July 20 at 7:28 AM
News IconSenior Housing Investments & Transactions: Griffin-American Healthcare REIT III (NASDAQ:ENSG) - July 11 at 4:50 PM logoHealthcare Resorts Offers World Class Health Care To Senior Population (NASDAQ:ENSG) - July 7 at 7:34 AM logoEnsign Group acquires Kansas City skilled nursing facility (NASDAQ:ENSG) - July 5 at 7:39 PM logoThe Ensign Group Acquires Kansas Skilled Nursing Facility (NASDAQ:ENSG) - July 5 at 6:21 PM logoThe Ensign Group, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:ENSG) : July 5, 2016 (NASDAQ:ENSG) - July 5 at 12:08 PM logoThe Ensign Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ENSG-US : July 1, 2016 (NASDAQ:ENSG) - July 1 at 8:13 AM logoTHE ENSIGN GROUP, INC. : ex-dividend day (NASDAQ:ENSG) - June 28 at 9:44 AM logoThe Ensign Group, Inc. : ENSG-US: Dividend Analysis : June 30th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : June 24, 2016 (NASDAQ:ENSG) - June 24 at 12:59 PM logoStock to Keep Your Eyes on: The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENSG) (NASDAQ:ENSG) - June 23 at 3:48 PM logoThe Ensign Group Inc.: The Ensign Group Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.04 Per Share (NASDAQ:ENSG) - June 16 at 9:12 AM logoThe Ensign Group Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.04 Per Share (NASDAQ:ENSG) - June 15 at 4:19 PM
News IconPort Barry, Vice President of The Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG) sells 422 shares (NASDAQ:ENSG) - June 2 at 8:26 AM logoENSIGN GROUP, INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders (NASDAQ:ENSG) - June 1 at 4:32 PM logoEdited Transcript of ENSG earnings conference call or presentation 11-May-16 5:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:ENSG) - May 11 at 5:50 PM logoEnsign Group meets 1Q profit forecasts (NASDAQ:ENSG) - May 10 at 7:32 PM logoThe Ensign Group Reports Quarterly Earnings; Meets Consensus of $0.34 per Share and Increases 2016 Projections (NASDAQ:ENSG) - May 10 at 4:48 PM logoENSIGN GROUP, INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:ENSG) - May 10 at 4:08 PM logoQ1 2016 Ensign Group Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:ENSG) - May 10 at 7:07 AM


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