NYSE:EHC - Encompass Health Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $66.34 -0.85 (-1.27 %) (As of 02/20/2019 09:17 AM ET)Previous Close$67.19Today's Range$65.82 - $67.0652-Week Range$51.48 - $82.46Volume1.02 million shsAverage Volume701,230 shsMarket Capitalization$6.56 billionP/E Ratio18.28Dividend Yield1.61%Beta0.76 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsHeadlinesOptions ChainSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Encompass Health Corporation provides facility-based and home-based post-acute healthcare services in the United States. The company operates through two segments, Inpatient Rehabilitation, and Home Health and Hospice. The Inpatient Rehabilitation segment provides specialized rehabilitative treatment on an inpatient and outpatient basis to patients who are recovering from conditions, such as stroke and other neurological disorders, cardiac and pulmonary conditions, brain and spinal cord injuries, complex orthopedic conditions, and amputations. The Home Health and Hospice segment provides home health and hospice services primarily in the Southeast and Texas. Its home health services include a range of Medicare-certified home nursing services to adult patients in need of care comprising skilled nursing, medical social work, and home health aide services, as well as physical, occupational, speech therapy, and others. This segment's hospice services comprise in-home services to terminally ill patients and their families to address patients' physical needs, including pain control and symptom management, and to provide emotional and spiritual support. As of November 29, 2018, Encompass Health Corporation operated 130 hospitals, and 273 home health and hospice agencies in 36 states and Puerto Rico. The company was formerly known as HealthSouth Corporation and changed its name to Encompass Health Corporation in January 2018. Encompass Health Corporation was founded in 1983 and is based in Birmingham, Alabama. Receive EHC News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for EHC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Hospitals Sub-IndustryN/A SectorMedical Current SymbolNYSE:EHC Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.encompasshealth.com Phone205-967-7116Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.54 Current Ratio0.98 Quick Ratio1.05Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio18.28 Forward P/E Ratio17.60 P/E Growth1.73 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$4.28 billion Price / Sales1.53 Cash Flow$5.6508 per share Price / Cash Flow11.74 Book Value$16.27 per share Price / Book4.08Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.63 Net Income$292.30 million Net Margins6.83% Return on Equity23.54% Return on Assets7.08%Miscellaneous Employees29,370 Outstanding Shares98,930,000Market Cap$6.56 billion OptionableOptionable Encompass Health (NYSE:EHC) Frequently Asked Questions What is Encompass Health's stock symbol? Encompass Health trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EHC." How often does Encompass Health pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Encompass Health? Encompass Health declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 26th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, January 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.27 per share on Tuesday, January 15th. This represents a $1.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.63%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 31st. View Encompass Health's Dividend History. How were Encompass Health's earnings last quarter? Encompass Health Corp (NYSE:EHC) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 7th. The company reported $0.80 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.79 by $0.01. The company earned $1.10 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.09 billion. Encompass Health had a net margin of 6.83% and a return on equity of 23.54%. View Encompass Health's Earnings History. What price target have analysts set for EHC? 10 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Encompass Health's shares. Their predictions range from $66.00 to $86.00. On average, they anticipate Encompass Health's stock price to reach $74.8750 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 12.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Encompass Health. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Encompass Health? 10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Encompass Health in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Encompass Health. Has Encompass Health been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about EHC stock have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Encompass Health earned a news sentiment score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of Encompass Health's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Encompass Health include Ramsay Health Care Limited Fully Paid Ord. Shrs (RHC), Healthscope (HSO), MEDNAX (MD), Select Medical (SEM), Primary Health Care (PRY), Magellan Health (MGLN), Medical Facilities (DR), Capitol Health (CAJ), SunLink Health Systems (SSY), Animalcare Group (ANCR), Spine Injury Solutions (SPIN) and THC Biomed Intl (THC). Who are Encompass Health's key executives? Encompass Health's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Mark J. Tarr, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 57)Mr. Douglas E. Coltharp, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 57)Mr. John Patrick Darby, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 54)Ms. Cheryl B. Levy, Chief HR Officer (Age 60)Ms. Barbara Ann Jacobsmeyer, Exec. VP & Pres Inpatient Hospitals (Age 53) How do I buy shares of Encompass Health? Shares of EHC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Encompass Health's stock price today? One share of EHC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $66.34. How big of a company is Encompass Health? Encompass Health has a market capitalization of $6.56 billion and generates $4.28 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $292.30 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.63 on an earnings per share basis. Encompass Health employs 29,370 workers across the globe. What is Encompass Health's official website? The official website for Encompass Health is http://www.encompasshealth.com. How can I contact Encompass Health? Encompass Health's mailing address is 9001 LIBERTY PARKWAY, BIRMINGHAM AL, 35242. The company can be reached via phone at 205-967-7116 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Encompass Health (NYSE EHC)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 82 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 70 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 152MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Encompass Health and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EHC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EHC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. 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