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Encompass Health Stock Forecast, Price & News

$86.36
-1.53 (-1.74 %)
(As of 05/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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$85.55
$88.13
50-Day Range
$80.55
$88.64
52-Week Range
$58.99
$89.68
Volume706,020 shs
Average Volume637,637 shs
Market Capitalization$8.60 billion
P/E Ratio32.34
Dividend Yield1.27%
Beta1.1
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About Encompass Health

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 March 16, 2021, it operated 137 hospitals, 241 home health locations, and 82 hospice locations in 39 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Hospitals
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMedical
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone205-967-7116
Employees27,894
Year FoundedN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.61 billion
Cash Flow$6.45 per share
Book Value$17.17 per share

Profitability

Net Income$358.70 million

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Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$8.60 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableOptionable

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.03 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

54th out of 2,042 stocks

Hospitals Industry

1st out of 6 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 2.8Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Encompass Health (NYSE:EHC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Encompass Health a buy right now?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Encompass Health in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Encompass Health stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Encompass Health?

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Are investors shorting Encompass Health?

Encompass Health saw a increase in short interest in April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,420,000 shares, an increase of 29.4% from the March 31st total of 1,870,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 655,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.7 days. Approximately 2.5% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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How were Encompass Health's earnings last quarter?

Encompass Health Co. (NYSE:EHC) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April, 27th. The company reported $1.05 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.80 by $0.25. The company earned $1.23 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.23 billion. Encompass Health had a net margin of 5.76% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 15.52%.
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How has Encompass Health's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Encompass Health's stock was trading at $63.85 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, EHC stock has increased by 35.3% and is now trading at $86.36.
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How often does Encompass Health pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Encompass Health?

Encompass Health declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 6th. Investors of record on Thursday, July 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.28 per share on Thursday, July 15th. This represents a $1.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.30%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 30th.
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Is Encompass Health a good dividend stock?

Encompass Health pays an annual dividend of $1.12 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.27%. Encompass Health does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Encompass Health is 28.64%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Encompass Health will have a dividend payout ratio of 29.32% next year. This indicates that Encompass Health will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for EHC?

4 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Encompass Health's shares. Their forecasts range from $86.00 to $96.00. On average, they anticipate Encompass Health's share price to reach $92.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 6.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Encompass Health's key executives?

Encompass Health's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Mark J. Tarr, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 59, Pay $2.17M)
  • Mr. Douglas E. Coltharp, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 59, Pay $1.22M)
  • Mr. John Patrick Darby, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 56)
  • Ms. Barbara Ann Jacobsmeyer, Exec. VP & Pres of Inpatient Hospitals (Age 55)
  • Ms. April Kaye-Bullock Anthony, Chief Exec. Officer of Home Health & Hospice (Age 54, Pay $899.63k)
  • Mr. Andrew L. Price, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Rusty Yeager, Chief Information Officer & Sr. VP
  • Ms. Crissy Buchanan Carlisle, Chief Investor Relations Officer
  • Ms. Dawn Rock, Chief Compliance Officer
  • Mr. Anthony A. Hernandez, Chief HR Officer (Age 55)

What is Mark Tarr's approval rating as Encompass Health's CEO?

231 employees have rated Encompass Health CEO Mark Tarr on Glassdoor.com. Mark Tarr has an approval rating of 79% among Encompass Health's employees.

Who are some of Encompass Health's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Encompass Health own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Encompass Health investors own include salesforce.com (CRM), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Alibaba Group (BABA), CVS Health (CVS), Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Pfizer (PFE), Verizon Communications (VZ) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD).

What is Encompass Health's stock symbol?

Encompass Health trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EHC."

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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Encompass Health's stock price today?

One share of EHC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $86.36.

How much money does Encompass Health make?

Encompass Health has a market capitalization of $8.60 billion and generates $4.61 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $358.70 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.91 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Encompass Health have?

Encompass Health employs 27,894 workers across the globe.

What is Encompass Health's official website?

The official website for Encompass Health is www.encompasshealth.com.

Where are Encompass Health's headquarters?

Encompass Health is headquartered at 9001 LIBERTY PARKWAY, BIRMINGHAM AL, 35242.

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]


This page was last updated on 5/16/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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