NASDAQ:HCSG - Healthcare Services Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$43.97 -0.09 (-0.20 %)
(As of 01/23/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$44.06
Today's Range$43.31 - $44.76
52-Week Range$35.04 - $56.20
Volume301,000 shs
Average Volume428,760 shs
Market Capitalization$3.24 billion
P/E Ratio36.95
Dividend Yield1.78%
Beta0.89
Healthcare Services Group, Inc. provides management, administrative, and operating services to the housekeeping, laundry, linen, facility maintenance, and dietary service departments to nursing homes, retirement complexes, rehabilitation centers, and hospitals in the United States. It operates through two segments, Housekeeping and Dietary. The Housekeeping segment engages in the cleaning, disinfecting, and sanitizing of resident rooms and common areas of client's facility, as well as laundering and processing of the bed linens, uniforms, resident personal clothing, and other assorted linen items utilized at a client facility. The Dietary segment is involved in the food purchasing and meal preparation activities, as well as in the provision of professional dietitian services, which include the development of menus that meet the dietary needs of residents. This segment also offers clinical consulting services to facilities. As of December 31, 2017, the company provided its services to 3,500 facilities. Healthcare Services Group, Inc. was founded in 1976 and is based in Bensalem, Pennsylvania.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Nursing & personal care facilities
Sub-IndustryDiversified Support Services
SectorBusiness Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:HCSG
CUSIP42190610
Phone215-639-4274

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.87 billion
Cash Flow$1.3488 per share
Book Value$5.46 per share

Profitability

Net Income$88.22 million

Miscellaneous

Employees55,000
Market Cap$3.24 billion
OptionableOptionable

Healthcare Services Group (NASDAQ:HCSG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Healthcare Services Group's stock symbol?

Healthcare Services Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "HCSG."

How often does Healthcare Services Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Healthcare Services Group?

Healthcare Services Group declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 16th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 23rd will be given a dividend of $0.195 per share on Friday, December 28th. This represents a $0.78 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.77%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 21st. This is an increase from Healthcare Services Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.19. View Healthcare Services Group's Dividend History.

How were Healthcare Services Group's earnings last quarter?

Healthcare Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HCSG) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 16th. The business services provider reported $0.35 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.37 by $0.02. The business services provider had revenue of $506.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $510.27 million. Healthcare Services Group had a net margin of 3.59% and a return on equity of 17.80%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 3.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.31 earnings per share. View Healthcare Services Group's Earnings History.

When is Healthcare Services Group's next earnings date?

Healthcare Services Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Healthcare Services Group.

What price target have analysts set for HCSG?

8 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Healthcare Services Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $52.00. On average, they expect Healthcare Services Group's stock price to reach $45.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 3.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Healthcare Services Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Healthcare Services Group?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Healthcare Services Group in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Healthcare Services Group.

Has Healthcare Services Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about HCSG stock has trended negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Healthcare Services Group earned a daily sentiment score of -2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the business services provider a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Healthcare Services Group's key competitors?

Who are Healthcare Services Group's key executives?

Healthcare Services Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Theodore Wahl, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 45)
  • Mr. John Christopher Shea, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 47)
  • Mr. David Hurlock, Exec. VP & COO (Age 44)
  • Mr. Andrew W. Kush AAI, Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 41)
  • Mr. Michael E. McBryan, Exec. VP, Chief Revenue Officer & Director (Age 54)

Who are Healthcare Services Group's major shareholders?

Healthcare Services Group's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Riverbridge Partners LLC (4.55%), Dudley & Shanley Inc. (0.71%), Summit Creek Advisors LLC (0.46%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.40%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.27%) and Strs Ohio (0.17%). Company insiders that own Healthcare Services Group stock include Daniel P Mccartney, Dino D Ottaviano, Jason J Bundick, John Briggs, John Christopher Shea, Michael E Mcbryan, Robert J Moss and Robert L Frome. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Healthcare Services Group.

Which institutional investors are selling Healthcare Services Group stock?

HCSG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Riverbridge Partners LLC, Davis R M Inc., Summit Creek Advisors LLC, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System and First Hawaiian Bank. Company insiders that have sold Healthcare Services Group company stock in the last year include Dino D Ottaviano and Robert J Moss. View Insider Buying and Selling for Healthcare Services Group.

Which institutional investors are buying Healthcare Services Group stock?

HCSG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dudley & Shanley Inc., Retirement Systems of Alabama, Strs Ohio, Scout Investments Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Virtu Financial LLC, Arlington Partners LLC and BB&T Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Healthcare Services Group.

How do I buy shares of Healthcare Services Group?

Shares of HCSG 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 Healthcare Services Group's stock price today?

One share of HCSG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $43.97.

How big of a company is Healthcare Services Group?

Healthcare Services Group has a market capitalization of $3.24 billion and generates $1.87 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $88.22 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.19 on an earnings per share basis. Healthcare Services Group employs 55,000 workers across the globe.

What is Healthcare Services Group's official website?

The official website for Healthcare Services Group is http://www.hcsg.com.

How can I contact Healthcare Services Group?

Healthcare Services Group's mailing address is 3220 TILLMAN DRIVE SUITE 300, BENSALEM PA, 19020. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 215-639-4274 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Healthcare Services Group (NASDAQ HCSG)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  199 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  260 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  459
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Healthcare Services Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HCSG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HCSG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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