LifePoint Hospitals Company Profile (NASDAQ:LPNT)

About LifePoint Hospitals

LifePoint Hospitals logoLifePoint Health, Inc., formerly LifePoint Hospitals, Inc., through its subsidiaries, owns and operates community hospitals, regional health systems, physician practices, outpatient centers and post-acute facilities. The Company operates through healthcare services segment. The Company operates over 70 hospital campuses in over 20 states, having a total of over 8,240 licensed beds. It offers patient services at its facilities. It hospitals provide a range of medical and surgical services in hospitals in non-urban markets. Its services include general surgery, internal medicine, obstetrics, emergency room care, radiology, oncology, diagnostic care, coronary care, rehabilitation services and pediatric services, and in some of its hospitals, the Company offers specialized services, such as open-heart surgery, psychiatric care and neuro-surgery. It provides outpatient services, such as same-day surgery, laboratory, x-ray, respiratory therapy, imaging, sports medicine and lithotripsy.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Hospitals
  • Sub-Industry: Health Care Facilities
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: LPNT
  • CUSIP: 53219L10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $61.60
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $58.87
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $63.56
  • 52-Week Range: $54.82 - $75.94
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.51
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.88
  • P/E Growth: 2.45
  • Market Cap: $2.63B
  • Outstanding Shares: 42,672,000
  • Beta: 0.89
  • Net Margins: 2.08%
  • Return on Equity: 7.14%
  • Return on Assets: 2.72%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.25%
  • Current Ratio: 1.94%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.74%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for LifePoint Hospitals (NASDAQ:LPNT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 7 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.44)
Consensus Price Target: $71.47 (16.02% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for LifePoint Hospitals (NASDAQ:LPNT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/30/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$68.00View Rating Details
8/30/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingBuy$64.00View Rating Details
8/2/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.Lower Price TargetOutperform$75.00 -> $65.00View Rating Details
8/1/2016RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperform$84.00 -> $77.00View Rating Details
8/1/2016WedbushReiterated RatingNeutral$80.00 -> $66.00View Rating Details
8/1/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$84.00 -> $77.00View Rating Details
8/1/2016MizuhoLower Price TargetNeutral$61.50 -> $56.00View Rating Details
6/1/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetUnderweight$75.00 -> $74.00View Rating Details
5/16/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/16/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/2/2016Leerink SwannReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
2/19/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$81.00 -> $77.00View Rating Details
2/16/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$80.00 -> $72.00View Rating Details
2/16/2016Avondale PartnersLower Price TargetMarket Outperform$94.00 -> $88.00View Rating Details
2/12/2016Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingHold$70.00View Rating Details
11/2/2015Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
11/2/2015BMO Capital MarketsLower Price Target$81.00 -> $74.00View Rating Details
10/19/2015SusquehannaLower Price TargetNeutral$85.00 -> $75.00View Rating Details
9/16/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageNeutral$79.00View Rating Details
6/24/2015Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$85.00 -> $88.00View Rating Details
10/27/2014Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuy -> Equal Weight$76.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2014 forward)


Earnings History for LifePoint Hospitals (NASDAQ:LPNT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/28/2016ListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2016Q216$0.90$0.71$1.61 billion$1.59 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2016Q1$0.88$0.87$1.57 billion$1.58 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/12/2016Q415$1.06$1.11$1.39 billion$1.37 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2015Q315$0.90$0.94$1.30 billion$1.31 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2015Q215$0.98$1.00$1.24 billion$1.27 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2015Q115$0.99$1.00$1.24 billion$1.26 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/12/2015Q414$0.99$0.60$1.25 billion$1.26 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2014Q314$0.74$0.59$1.09 billion$1.38 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2014Q214$0.55$0.84$1.01 billion$1.05 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2014Q114$0.65$0.78$1,000.00 million$1.01 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/14/2014Q413$0.80$0.75$952.10 million$952.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2013Q313$0.66$0.68$891.30 million$899.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/26/2013Q2 2013$0.72$0.65$911.08 million$894.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/26/2013Q1 2013$0.81$0.69$924.00 million$931.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/15/2013Q4 2012$0.65$0.76$863.49 million$893.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2012Q312$0.76$0.39$814.52 million$820.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2012$0.80$0.83ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2012$0.91$0.94ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2011$0.71$0.77ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2011$0.75$0.77ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2011$0.81$0.89ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2011$0.67$0.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for LifePoint Hospitals (NASDAQ:LPNT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.5 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.14 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20167$0.84$1.09$0.97
Q2 20166$0.87$0.97$0.91
Q3 20167$0.78$0.91$0.87
Q4 20166$1.00$1.07$1.03
Q1 20173$0.89$1.03$0.95
Q2 20173$0.97$1.03$0.99
Q3 20173$1.02$1.05$1.03
Q4 20173$1.17$1.28$1.24
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for LifePoint Hospitals (NASDAQ:LPNT)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for LifePoint Hospitals (NASDAQ:LPNT)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 7.28%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 97.07%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/25/2016John E D D S Maupin JrDirectorSell3,800$67.32$255,816.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2016Gregory T BierDirectorSell2,149$63.00$135,387.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2015Owen G Shell JrDirectorSell7,500$70.69$530,175.00View SEC Filing  
3/9/2015John E D D S Maupin JrDirectorSell1,300$72.50$94,250.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015Michael S CogginSVPSell5,000$70.50$352,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2014Marguerite KondrackeDirectorSell1,500$72.43$108,645.00View SEC Filing  
7/31/2014Leif M MurphyCFOSell100,000$72.03$7,203,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2014Richard H EvansDirectorSell1,000$64.05$64,050.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2014William Carpenter IIICEOSell280,849$58.11$16,320,135.39View SEC Filing  
5/13/2014Paul GilbertEVPSell54,342$59.21$3,217,589.82View SEC Filing  
5/7/2014John BumpusEVPSell20,000$57.20$1,144,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014Marguerite KondrackeDirectorSell2,000$51.49$102,980.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2013Paul GilbertEVPSell12,825$51.12$655,614.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2013Michael S CogginSVPSell2,000$51.14$102,280.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2013William F Carpenter IIICEOSell40,000$51.31$2,052,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Michael CogginSVPSell2,452$50.00$122,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2013Paul D GilbertEVPSell16,667$51.01$850,183.67View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013Richard H EvansDirectorSell4,275$47.50$203,062.50View SEC Filing  
2/25/2013Michael S CogginSVPSell6,668$44.03$293,592.04View SEC Filing  
2/25/2013Richard H EvansDirectorSell5,000$43.31$216,550.00View SEC Filing  
9/14/2012Marguerite SalleeDirectorSell3,000$42.36$127,080.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2012Michael S CogginSVPSell6,666$41.00$273,306.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2012William F Carpenter IIICEOSell50,000$41.02$2,051,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for LifePoint Hospitals (NASDAQ:LPNT)
DateHeadline logoLifePoint Health to Broadcast Its Third Quarter 2016 Conference Call Live on the Internet (NASDAQ:LPNT) - October 14 at 5:50 PM logoResearch Reports Initiation on Healthcare Stocks -- Alimera Sciences, Biostar Pharma, LifePoint Health, and Quorum Health (NASDAQ:LPNT) - October 14 at 9:16 AM logoClinch Valley Medical Center Named Duke LifePoint Quality Affiliate (NASDAQ:LPNT) - October 12 at 11:12 AM
News IconAnalysts gives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” to LifePoint Hospitals Inc. (NASDAQ:LPNT) - DailyQuint (NASDAQ:LPNT) - October 5 at 5:53 PM
News IconLifePoint Hospitals' (LPNT) Buy Rating Reiterated at Citigroup Inc. - DailyQuint (NASDAQ:LPNT) - October 5 at 5:53 PM
News IconLifePoint Hospitals Inc. (LPNT) stock trades up, "Buy" rating reiterated at Citigroup Inc. - BNB Daily (blog) (NASDAQ:LPNT) - October 3 at 10:34 AM logoLifePoint Health, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:LPNT) : September 27, 2016 (NASDAQ:LPNT) - September 27 at 5:54 PM logoLifePoint Health, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : LPNT-US : September 26, 2016 (NASDAQ:LPNT) - September 26 at 10:38 AM
News IconLifePoint Hospitals, Inc. (LPNT) PT Raised to $82.00 at Citigroup Inc. - DailyQuint (NASDAQ:LPNT) - September 21 at 4:13 PM logoCommunity Health Draws Interest as Hospital Sector Appears Ripe for LBO Wave (NASDAQ:LPNT) - September 20 at 11:05 AM
News IconLifePoint Hospitals, Inc. (LPNT) PT Lowered to $74.00 - Daily Quint ... - DailyQuint (NASDAQ:LPNT) - September 19 at 5:57 PM logoLIFEPOINT HEALTH, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Other Events (NASDAQ:LPNT) - September 19 at 5:57 PM
News IconWhat is the Street Saying About LifePoint Hospitals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPNT)? - Frisco Fastball (NASDAQ:LPNT) - September 15 at 9:22 AM
News IconInvestor Scope: Checking in on Shares of LifePoint Hospitals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPNT) - Post News (NASDAQ:LPNT) - September 14 at 6:04 PM
News IconAnalysts Place LifePoint Hospitals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPNT) Under the Lens of the Microscope - Post News (NASDAQ:LPNT) - September 14 at 6:04 PM
News IconBroker Price Targets: LifePoint Hospitals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPNT) - National Daily Press (NASDAQ:LPNT) - September 14 at 6:04 PM
News IconMarket Review: Watching Session Activity of LifePoint Hospitals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPNT) Shares - Post News (NASDAQ:LPNT) - September 9 at 5:46 PM
News IconMarket Review: Watching Session Activity of LifePoint Hospitals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPNT) Shares - Post News (NASDAQ:LPNT) - September 9 at 5:46 PM
News IconThe Sell-side Consensus is in on LifePoint Hospitals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPNT); Earnings & Target Updates - National Daily Press (NASDAQ:LPNT) - September 9 at 5:46 PM
News IconThe Sell-side Consensus is in on LifePoint Hospitals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPNT); Earnings & Target Updates - National Daily Press (NASDAQ:LPNT) - September 9 at 5:46 PM
News IconTrading Update: Following Activity of LifePoint Hospitals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPNT) Shares During the Current Session - Post News (NASDAQ:LPNT) - September 7 at 6:09 PM
News IconLifePoint Hospitals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPNT): What is the Sell-side Making of this Stock? - Post News (NASDAQ:LPNT) - September 6 at 5:57 PM logoLIFEPOINT HEALTH, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Regulation FD Disclosure, Finan (NASDAQ:LPNT) - September 6 at 5:57 PM logoLifePoint Health Appoints Michael S. Coggin as Chief Financial Officer (NASDAQ:LPNT) - September 6 at 10:44 AM logoRatings Watch - LifePoint Hospitals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPNT) - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:LPNT) - September 3 at 10:27 AM
News IconMarket Checkup: Performance Review on Shares of LifePoint Hospitals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPNT) - Post News (NASDAQ:LPNT) - September 1 at 5:51 PM logoLifePoint Health to Participate in the 2016 Wells Fargo Healthcare Conference (NASDAQ:LPNT) - September 1 at 5:51 PM logoLifePoint Health to Participate in Baird 2016 Healthcare Conference (NASDAQ:LPNT) - September 1 at 9:03 AM logoLIFEPOINT HEALTH, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:LPNT) - September 1 at 9:03 AM
News IconLifePoint Hospitals Inc. (NASDAQ: LPNT) Buy Rating Reiterated at Credit Suisse Group AG - BNB Daily (blog) (NASDAQ:LPNT) - August 31 at 10:49 AM
News IconMonitoring the Consensus for LifePoint Hospitals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPNT) - Post News (NASDAQ:LPNT) - August 17 at 9:03 AM logoWill LifePoint Hospitals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPNT) Surprise This Quarter? - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:LPNT) - August 12 at 6:06 PM logoLifePoint Health, Inc. :LPNT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 8, 2016 (NASDAQ:LPNT) - August 8 at 6:13 PM logoLIFEPOINT HEALTH, INC. Financials (NASDAQ:LPNT) - August 5 at 6:09 PM logoLifePoint Health Inc. (LPNT) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for August 01 (NASDAQ:LPNT) - August 3 at 9:18 AM logoLifepoint Hospitals (NASDAQ:LPNT) target price bumped down to $77 as announced today by RBC Capital Markets (NASDAQ:LPNT) - August 2 at 10:50 AM logoA statement released earlier today by Mizuho Securities about Lifepoint Hospitals(NASDAQ:LPNT) lowers the target price to $56 (NASDAQ:LPNT) - August 1 at 10:44 AM logoLifePoint Hospitals Inc.: LifePoint Health Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results (NASDAQ:LPNT) - July 30 at 8:53 AM logo6:37 am Lifepoint Hospitals misses by $0.19, reports revs in-line; lowers FY16 guidance (NASDAQ:LPNT) - July 30 at 6:37 AM logoLifePoint Health misses profit views, cuts outlook (NASDAQ:LPNT) - July 29 at 6:09 PM logoLifePoint Health (LPNT) Stock Closed Sharply Lower on Q2 Miss, Outlook (NASDAQ:LPNT) - July 29 at 5:13 PM logo[$$] LifePoint Health Profit Falls on Doctor Losses (NASDAQ:LPNT) - July 29 at 12:14 PM logoForm 8-K LIFEPOINT HEALTH, INC. For: Jul 29 (NASDAQ:LPNT) - July 29 at 8:57 AM logoQ2 2016 LifePoint Health Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NASDAQ:LPNT) - July 29 at 7:07 AM logoLifePoint Health Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results (NASDAQ:LPNT) - July 29 at 6:58 AM logoLIFEPOINT HEALTH, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Ex (NASDAQ:LPNT) - July 29 at 6:46 AM logoLifePoint misses Street 2Q forecasts (NASDAQ:LPNT) - July 29 at 6:40 AM logoDUKE UNIVERSITY HEALTH SYSTEM, NC -- Moody's assigns Aa2 to Duke University Health System's (NC) Series 2016D; Outlook Stable (NASDAQ:LPNT) - July 21 at 2:42 PM
News IconEquity Roundup: Stock Performance Focus on LifePoint Hospitals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPNT) - Press Telegraph (NASDAQ:LPNT) - July 21 at 12:10 PM logoLifePoint Health to Broadcast Its Second Quarter 2016 Conference Call Live on the Internet (NASDAQ:LPNT) - July 15 at 5:03 PM


LifePoint Hospitals (NASDAQ:LPNT) Chart for Friday, October, 21, 2016

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