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NASDAQ:LHCG

LHC Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

$111.41
-3.50 (-3.05%)
(As of 12/3/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$110.70
$115.11
50-Day Range
$110.23
$168.97
52-Week Range
$108.42
$223.80
Volume
354,423 shs
Average Volume
321,615 shs
Market Capitalization
$3.53 billion
P/E Ratio
26.85
Dividend Yield
N/A
Beta
0.33
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About LHC Group

LHC Group, Inc. provides post-acute health care services to patients through its home nursing agencies, hospices and long-term acute care hospitals. The company operates through the following business segments: Home Health Services, Hospice Services, Home & Community-Based Services, Facility-Based Services and Healthcare Innovations. The Home Health segment offers a wide range of services, including skilled nursing, private duty nursing, physical, occupational and speech therapy, medically-oriented social services and hospice care. The Hospice Services segment offer a wide range of services, including pain and symptom management, emotional and spiritual support, inpatient and respite care, homemaker services, and counseling. The Home & Community-Based Services segment are performed by paraprofessional personnel, and include assistance to the elderly, chronically ill, and disabled patients with activities of daily living. The Facility Based Services segment includes long-term acute care hospitals treats patients with severe medical conditions who require a high-level of care and frequent monitoring by physicians and other clinical personnel by operating an institutional pharmacy, wh

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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

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.06 billion
Cash Flow
$6.54 per share
Book Value
$54.19 per share

Profitability

Net Income
$111.60 million
Pretax Margin
9.49%

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Free Float
30,150,000
Market Cap
$3.53 billion
Optionable
Optionable

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/03/2021
Today
12/04/2021
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2021
Next Earnings (Estimated)
2/24/2022

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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.20 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

396th out of 1,390 stocks

Home Health Care Services Industry

7th out of 9 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 4.3Community Rank: 4.4Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -












LHC Group (NASDAQ:LHCG) Frequently Asked Questions

Is LHC Group a buy right now?

10 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for LHC Group in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" LHC Group stock.
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How has LHC Group's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

LHC Group's stock was trading at $127.00 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, LHCG stock has decreased by 12.3% and is now trading at $111.41.
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When is LHC Group's next earnings date?

LHC Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 24th 2022.
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How were LHC Group's earnings last quarter?

LHC Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:LHCG) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November, 3rd. The health services provider reported $1.45 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.45. LHC Group had a net margin of 6.01% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.07%. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $1.63 EPS.
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What guidance has LHC Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

LHC Group updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Monday, November, 15th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $5.750-$5.850 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $5.950. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.22 billion-$2.22 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.22 billion.

What price target have analysts set for LHCG?

10 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for LHC Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $150.00 to $210.00. On average, they anticipate LHC Group's stock price to reach $177.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 59.4% from the stock's current price.
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Who are LHC Group's key executives?

LHC Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Keith G. Myers, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
  • Joshua L. Proffitt, President
  • Dale G. Mackel, Chief Financial Officer, Secretary & Executive VP
  • Angie M. Begnaud, Chief Clinical Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Benjamin Doga, Lead Medical Director

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

524 employees have rated LHC Group CEO Keith G. Myers on Glassdoor.com. Keith G. Myers has an approval rating of 87% among LHC Group'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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (15.85%), Wellington Management Group LLP (10.36%), Invesco Ltd. (3.42%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (2.41%), Eaton Vance Management (2.11%) and BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp (2.11%). Company insiders that own LHC Group stock include Ronald T Nixon and W Earl Reed III.
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Which major investors are selling LHC Group stock?

LHCG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Hood River Capital Management LLC, Invesco Ltd., Royal Bank of Canada, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Moody Aldrich Partners LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., and Morgan Stanley.
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Which major investors are buying LHC Group stock?

LHCG stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc., BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp, Eaton Vance Management, Laurus Investment Counsel Inc., Wellington Management Group LLP, Ensign Peak Advisors Inc, and Geneva Capital Management LLC.
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How do I buy shares of LHC Group?

Shares of LHCG 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 $111.41.

How much money does LHC Group make?

LHC Group has a market capitalization of $3.53 billion and generates $2.06 billion in revenue each year. The health services provider earns $111.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.15 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does LHC Group have?

LHC Group employs 30,000 workers across the globe.

When was LHC Group founded?

LHC Group was founded in 1994.

What is LHC Group's official website?

The official website for LHC Group is www.lhcgroup.com.

Where are LHC Group's headquarters?

LHC Group is headquartered at 901 HUGH WALLIS ROAD SOUTH, LAFAYETTE LA, 70508.

How can I contact LHC Group?

LHC Group's mailing address is 901 HUGH WALLIS ROAD SOUTH, LAFAYETTE LA, 70508. The health services provider can be reached via phone at (337) 233-1307, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 337-235-8037.


This page was last updated on 12/4/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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