NASDAQ:LPNT - LifePoint Health Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$64.99 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 03/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$64.99
Today's Range$64.99 - $64.99
52-Week Range$41.45 - $65.35
VolumeN/A
Average Volume538,571 shs
Market Capitalization$2.52 billion
P/E Ratio17.90
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.51
LifePoint Health, Inc., through its subsidiaries, owns and operates community hospitals, regional health systems, physician practices, outpatient centers, and post-acute facilities in the United States. Its hospitals provide a range of medical and surgical services, such as general surgery, internal medicine, obstetrics, emergency room care, radiology, oncology, diagnostic care, coronary care, rehabilitation, and pediatric, as well as specialized services, including open-heart surgery, skilled nursing, psychiatric care, and neuro-surgery. The company's hospitals also offer outpatient services comprising same-day surgery, laboratory, X-ray, respiratory therapy, imaging, sports medicine, and lithotripsy. In addition, it owns and operates schools of nursing and other allied health professions. As of December 31, 2017, the company operated 71 hospital campuses with a total of 9,254 licensed beds in 22 states. The company was formerly known as LifePoint Hospitals, Inc. and changed its name to LifePoint Health, Inc. in May 2015. LifePoint Health, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is based in Brentwood, Tennessee.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry General medical & surgical hospitals
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Facilities
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNASDAQ:LPNT
CUSIP53219L10
Phone615-920-7000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.26 billion
Cash Flow$12.6686 per share
Book Value$60.30 per share

Profitability

Net Income$102.40 million

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$2.52 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableOptionable

LifePoint Health (NASDAQ:LPNT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is LifePoint Health's stock symbol?

LifePoint Health trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LPNT."

How will LifePoint Health's stock buyback program work?

LifePoint Health announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share repurchase plan on Friday, October 27th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $200,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are generally an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were LifePoint Health's earnings last quarter?

LifePoint Health Inc (NASDAQ:LPNT) released its earnings results on Friday, October, 26th. The company reported $1.24 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.99 by $0.25. The company had revenue of $1.56 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.55 billion. LifePoint Health had a return on equity of 7.80% and a net margin of 0.59%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 1.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.80 EPS. View LifePoint Health's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for LPNT?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for LifePoint Health's shares. Their predictions range from $58.00 to $74.00. On average, they anticipate LifePoint Health's share price to reach $65.3333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 0.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for LifePoint Health.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for LifePoint Health?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for LifePoint Health in the last year. There are currently 8 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for LifePoint Health.

Has LifePoint Health been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about LPNT stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. LifePoint Health earned a news impact score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of LifePoint Health's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of LifePoint Health own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other LifePoint Health investors own include General Electric (GE), Mattel (MAT), Twitter (TWTR), Ultra Clean (UCTT), HCA Healthcare (HCA), Walt Disney (DIS), US Foods (USFD), American National BankShares (AMNB), Clear Channel Outdoor (CCO) and Alibaba Group (BABA).

Who are LifePoint Health's key executives?

LifePoint Health's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. William F. Carpenter III, Chairman & CEO (Age 63)
  • Mr. David M. Dill, Pres & COO (Age 49)
  • Mr. Michael S. Coggin, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 48)
  • Mr. John P. Bumpus, Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 57)
  • John Michael Grooms, VP and Chief Accounting Officer (Age 40)

Who are LifePoint Health's major shareholders?

LifePoint Health's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Thrivent Financial for Lutherans (0.04%). Company insiders that own LifePoint Health stock include David M Dill, John P Bumpus, Marguerite Kondracke, Richard H Evans and William F Carpenter III. View Institutional Ownership Trends for LifePoint Health.

Which institutional investors are selling LifePoint Health stock?

LPNT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thrivent Financial for Lutherans. View Insider Buying and Selling for LifePoint Health.

What is LifePoint Health's stock price today?

One share of LPNT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $64.99.

How big of a company is LifePoint Health?

LifePoint Health has a market capitalization of $2.52 billion and generates $7.26 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $102.40 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.63 on an earnings per share basis.

What is LifePoint Health's official website?

The official website for LifePoint Health is http://www.lifepointhealth.net.

How can I contact LifePoint Health?

LifePoint Health's mailing address is 330 Seven Springs Way, Brentwood TN, 37027. The company can be reached via phone at 615-920-7000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for LifePoint Health (NASDAQ LPNT)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  345 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  551 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  896
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about LifePoint Health and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LPNT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LPNT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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