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DOW   36,247.87
QQQ   392.17
The Dodgers gave Shohei Ohtani $700 million to hit and pitch — but also because he can sell
Trading Experts Call It “The Perfect Tesla Trade” (Ad)
Elon Musk restores X account of conspiracy theorist Alex Jones
At UN climate talks, cameras are everywhere. Many belong to Emirati company with a murky history
Trading Experts Call It “The Perfect Tesla Trade” (Ad)
The EU wants to put a tax on emissions from imports. It's irked some other nations at COP28
Miyazaki's 'The Boy and the Heron' is No. 1 at the box office, a first for the Japanese anime master
Trading Experts Call It “The Perfect Tesla Trade” (Ad)
AP PHOTOS: Moscow hosts a fashion forum with designers from Brazil, China, India and South Africa
Military-themed brewery wants to open in a big Navy town. An ex-SEAL is getting in the way
S&P 500   4,604.37
DOW   36,247.87
QQQ   392.17
The Dodgers gave Shohei Ohtani $700 million to hit and pitch — but also because he can sell
Trading Experts Call It “The Perfect Tesla Trade” (Ad)
Elon Musk restores X account of conspiracy theorist Alex Jones
At UN climate talks, cameras are everywhere. Many belong to Emirati company with a murky history
Trading Experts Call It “The Perfect Tesla Trade” (Ad)
The EU wants to put a tax on emissions from imports. It's irked some other nations at COP28
Miyazaki's 'The Boy and the Heron' is No. 1 at the box office, a first for the Japanese anime master
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Military-themed brewery wants to open in a big Navy town. An ex-SEAL is getting in the way

Chemed Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:CHE)

$573.18
+2.10 (+0.37%)
(As of 12/8/2023 ET)
Compare
Today's Range
$570.90
$575.78
50-Day Range
$502.01
$587.37
52-Week Range
$481.99
$590.58
Volume
49,220 shs
Average Volume
72,465 shs
Market Capitalization
$8.63 billion
P/E Ratio
35.49
Dividend Yield
0.28%
Price Target
$607.00

Chemed MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
5.9% Upside
$607.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.98% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-0.33
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
1.10mentions of Chemed in the last 14 days
Based on 3 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$12.74 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
17.67%
From $19.30 to $22.71 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

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

2.73 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

71st out of 933 stocks

Home Health Care Services Industry

1st out of 7 stocks


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About Chemed Stock (NYSE:CHE)

Chemed Corporation provides hospice and palliative care services to patients through a network of physicians, registered nurses, home health aides, social workers, clergy, and volunteers primarily in the United States. The company operates in two segments, VITAS and Roto-Rooter. It offers plumbing, drain cleaning, excavation, water restoration, and other related services to residential and commercial customers through company-owned branches, independent contractors, and franchisees. The company was incorporated in 1970 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.

CHE Stock Price History

CHE Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
10/25/2023
Ex-Dividend for 12/4 Dividend
11/10/2023
Dividend Payable
12/04/2023
Today
12/10/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023
Next Earnings (Estimated)
2/22/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Home health care services
Sub-Industry
Health Care Services
Sector
Medical
CUSIP
16359R10
Employees
14,167
Year Founded
1970

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$607.00
High Stock Price Target
$610.00
Low Stock Price Target
$604.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+5.9%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
1 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$249.62 million
Pretax Margin
14.25%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.13 billion
Cash Flow
$24.14 per share
Book Value
$53.71 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
14,455,000
Market Cap
$8.63 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.47

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CHE Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Chemed stock right now?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Chemed in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" CHE shares.
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What is Chemed's stock price target for 2024?

1 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Chemed's shares. Their CHE share price targets range from $604.00 to $610.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $607.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 5.9% from the stock's current price.
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How have CHE shares performed in 2023?

Chemed's stock was trading at $510.43 on January 1st, 2023. Since then, CHE shares have increased by 12.3% and is now trading at $573.18.
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When is Chemed's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 22nd 2024.
View our CHE earnings forecast
.

How were Chemed's earnings last quarter?

Chemed Co. (NYSE:CHE) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 25th. The company reported $5.32 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $4.92 by $0.40. The business had revenue of $564.53 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $558.42 million. Chemed had a net margin of 10.99% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 32.87%. Chemed's quarterly revenue was up 7.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $4.74 EPS.

How often does Chemed pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Chemed?

Chemed announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, November 3rd. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 13th will be given a dividend of $0.40 per share on Monday, December 4th. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.28%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 10th.
Read our dividend analysis for CHE
.

Is Chemed a good dividend stock?

Chemed (NYSE:CHE) pays an annual dividend of $1.60 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.28%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 15 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 9.91%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, CHE will have a dividend payout ratio of 7.05% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for CHE.

What is Kevin J. McNamara's approval rating as Chemed's CEO?

1 employees have rated Chemed Chief Executive Officer Kevin J. McNamara on Glassdoor.com. Kevin J. McNamara has an approval rating of 100% among the company's employees. This puts Kevin J. McNamara in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Chemed own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Chemed investors own include AT&T (T), Home Depot (HD), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AbbVie (ABBV), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), CVS Health (CVS), Boeing (BA), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Verizon Communications (VZ) and Chevron (CVX).

Who are Chemed's major shareholders?

Chemed's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC (3.55%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (3.52%), Morgan Stanley (2.71%), Wellington Management Group LLP (2.56%), Impax Asset Management Group plc (2.07%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.91%). Insiders that own company stock include David Patrick Williams, Donald E Saunders, Kevin J Mcnamara, Michael D Witzeman, Nicholas Michael Westfall, Patrick P Grace, Spencer S Lee and Thomas P Rice.
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How do I buy shares of Chemed?

Shares of CHE 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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This page (NYSE:CHE) was last updated on 12/10/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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