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NASDAQ:LHCG

LHC Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

$149.96
-4.68 (-3.03 %)
(As of 10/20/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$149.63
$155.37
50-Day Range
$135.12
$186.81
52-Week Range
$133.08
$236.81
Volume445,738 shs
Average Volume194,558 shs
Market Capitalization$4.75 billion
P/E Ratio40.20
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.36
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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
21,150
Year Founded
1994

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.06 billion
Cash Flow
$5.75 per share
Book Value
$51.07 per share

Profitability

Net Income
$111.60 million

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Market Cap
$4.75 billion
Next Earnings Date
11/3/2021 (Confirmed)
Optionable
Optionable

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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.34 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

231st out of 1,360 stocks

Home Health Care Services Industry

6th out of 10 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 4.4Community Rank: 4.4Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -












LHC Group (NASDAQ:LHCG) Frequently Asked Questions

Is LHC Group a buy right now?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for LHC Group in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" LHC Group stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than LHC Group?

Wall Street analysts have given LHC Group a "Buy" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but LHC Group wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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When is LHC Group's next earnings date?

LHC Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 3rd 2021.
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How can I listen to LHC Group's earnings call?

LHC Group will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, November 4th at 9:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were LHC Group's earnings last quarter?

LHC Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:LHCG) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 4th. The health services provider reported $1.62 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.55 by $0.07. The health services provider had revenue of $545.91 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $547.93 million. LHC Group had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.66% and a net margin of 5.49%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 12.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $1.23 earnings per share.
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How has LHC Group's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

LHC Group's stock was trading at $127.00 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, LHCG shares have increased by 18.1% and is now trading at $149.96.
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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, October, 18th. 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 $6.390. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.20 billion-$2.21 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.25 billion.

What price target have analysts set for LHCG?

11 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for LHC Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $149.00 to $250.00. On average, they anticipate LHC Group's share price to reach $194.36 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 29.6% 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), The 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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Redwood Investments LLC (0.24%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.22%), Tributary Capital Management LLC (0.20%), Raymond James Trust N.A. (0.09%), Gradient Investments LLC (0.09%) and Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (0.03%). 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 Tributary Capital Management LLC, Redwood Investments LLC, Scout Investments Inc., Pacer Advisors Inc., Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System.
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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 Raymond James Trust N.A., Gradient Investments LLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Campbell Newman Asset Management Inc., CAPROCK Group Inc., and Private Capital Group 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 $149.96.

How much money does LHC Group make?

LHC Group has a market capitalization of $4.75 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 $5.01 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does LHC Group have?

LHC Group employs 21,150 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 or via email at [email protected].


This page was last updated on 10/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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