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NASDAQ:LHCG

LHC Group - LHCG Stock Forecast, Price & News

$161.73
-0.50 (-0.31%)
(As of 12/2/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$160.49
$162.60
50-Day Range
$161.73
$168.28
52-Week Range
$109.61
$169.84
Volume
615,484 shs
Average Volume
349,679 shs
Market Capitalization
$5.02 billion
P/E Ratio
78.89
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$172.50

LHC Group MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
6.7% Upside
$172.50 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
10.65% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
1.15mentions of LHC Group in the last 14 days
Based on 2 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
10.24%
From $4.59 to $5.06 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

1.68 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

894th out of 1,034 stocks

Home Health Care Services Industry

7th out of 9 stocks

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About LHC Group (NASDAQ:LHCG) Stock

LHC Group, Inc., a health care provider, specializes in the post-acute continuum of care primarily for Medicare beneficiaries in the United States. It operates through five segments: Home Health Services, Hospice Services, Home and Community-Based Services, Facility-Based Services, and Healthcare Innovations (HCI). The Home Health Services segment offers skilled nursing, medically oriented social services and physical, occupational, and speech therapy. The Hospice Services segment provides pain and symptom management accompanied by palliative medication, emotional and spiritual support, inpatient and respite care, homemaker services, dietary counseling, family bereavement counseling, and social worker visits. Its Home and Community-Based Services segment offers range of services, such as assistance with grooming, medication reminders, meal preparation, assistance with feeding, light housekeeping, respite care, transportation, and errand. The Facility-Based Services segment treats patients with severe medical conditions who require a high-level of care and frequent monitoring by physicians and other clinical personnel. This segment serves patients suffering from respiratory failure, neuromuscular and cardiac disorders, non-healing wounds, renal disorders, cancer, head and neck injuries, and mental disorders, as well as treats patients diagnosed with musculoskeletal impairments; and operates nursing facilities, family health center, rural health clinic, and physician practice, as well as offers physical therapy services. The HCI segment provides strategic health management services to accountable care organizations. As of December 31, 2021, it operated 557 home health services locations, 170 hospice locations, 136 community-based service locations, 11 long-term acute care hospitals with 12 locations, and 14 HCI locations. The company was founded in 1994 and is based in Lafayette, Louisiana.

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LHCG Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/02/2022
Today
12/03/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
2/22/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Home health care services
Sub-Industry
Health Care Services
Sector
Medical
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:LHCG
CUSIP
50187A10
Employees
30,000
Year Founded
1994

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$172.50
High Stock Price Forecast
$185.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$170.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+6.7%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.00
Research Coverage
8 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$115.73 million
Pretax Margin
4.56%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.22 billion
Cash Flow
$7.49 per share
Book Value
$54.31 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
29,543,000
Market Cap
$5.02 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.44

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Keith G. Myers (Age 63)
    Co-Founder, CEO & Chairman
    Comp: $1M
  • Mr. Joshua L. Proffitt (Age 44)
    Pres & Chief Operating Officer
    Comp: $663k
  • Mr. Dale Gerard Mackel (Age 57)
    Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer
    Comp: $505.24k
  • Mr. Nicholas  Gachassin IIIMr. Nicholas Gachassin III (Age 55)
    Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel
    Comp: $418.46k
  • Mr. Bruce D. Greenstein B.S. (Age 53)
    M.S., Exec. VP and Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer
    Comp: $546.8k
  • Mr. John L. Indest (Age 70)
    Consultant & Independent Director
    Comp: $101.5k
  • Ms. Kimberly S. Seymour (Age 45)
    Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Mohammad Ali
    Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Marcus D. Macip
    Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer
  • Ms. JoAnne Little
    Sr. VP & Chief Compliance Officer













LHCG Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell LHC Group stock right now?

8 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for LHC Group in the last year. There are currently 8 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" LHCG shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in LHCG, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is LHC Group's stock price forecast for 2023?

8 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for LHC Group's shares. Their LHCG share price forecasts range from $170.00 to $185.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $172.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.7% from the stock's current price.
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How have LHCG shares performed in 2022?

LHC Group's stock was trading at $137.23 at the beginning of the year. Since then, LHCG stock has increased by 17.9% and is now trading at $161.73.
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Are investors shorting LHC Group?

LHC Group saw a decrease in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,150,000 shares, a decrease of 7.9% from the October 31st total of 3,420,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 271,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 11.6 days. Currently, 10.7% of the company's shares are short sold.
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When is LHC Group's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 22nd 2023.
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How were LHC Group's earnings last quarter?

LHC Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:LHCG) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 2nd. The health services provider reported $1.06 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.37 by $0.31. The health services provider earned $576.91 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $616.65 million. LHC Group had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.13% and a net margin of 2.73%.

What is Keith G. Myers' approval rating as LHC Group's CEO?

524 employees have rated LHC Group Chief Executive Officer Keith G. Myers on Glassdoor.com. Keith G. Myers has an approval rating of 87% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of LHC Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other LHC Group investors own include Verizon Communications (VZ), NVIDIA (NVDA), Home Depot (HD), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Visa (V), CVS Health (CVS), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Alibaba Group (BABA), Chevron (CVX) and Intel (INTC).

What is LHC Group's stock symbol?

LHC Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LHCG."

Who are LHC Group's major shareholders?

LHC Group's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.34%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.26%), Alpine Associates Management Inc. (3.21%), State Street Corp (3.16%), Westchester Capital Management LLC (2.00%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.71%). Insiders that own company stock include Nicholas Gachassin III, Ronald T Nixon and W Earl Reed III.
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How do I buy shares of LHC Group?

Shares of LHCG stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is LHC Group's stock price today?

One share of LHCG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $161.73.

How much money does LHC Group make?

LHC Group (NASDAQ:LHCG) has a market capitalization of $5.02 billion and generates $2.22 billion in revenue each year. The health services provider earns $115.73 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.05 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does LHC Group have?

The company employs 30,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact LHC Group?

LHC Group's mailing address is 901 HUGH WALLIS ROAD SOUTH, LAFAYETTE LA, 70508. The official website for the company is www.lhcgroup.com. The health services provider can be reached via phone at (337) 233-1307, via email at eric.elliott@lhcgroup.com, or via fax at 337-235-8037.

This page (NASDAQ:LHCG) was last updated on 12/3/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff