NYSE:EHC - Encompass Health Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$61.27 +3.56 (+6.17 %)
(As of 04/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$57.71
Today's Range$57.8650 - $62.00
52-Week Range$56.24 - $82.46
Volume2.11 million shs
Average Volume799,153 shs
Market Capitalization$6.05 billion
P/E Ratio16.88
Dividend Yield1.87%
Beta0.71
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 February 21, 2019, Encompass Health Corporation operated 130 hospitals, and 278 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Hospitals
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMedical
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone205-967-7116

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.28 billion
Cash Flow$5.7155 per share
Book Value$15.74 per share

Profitability

Net Income$292.30 million

Miscellaneous

Employees30,060
Market Cap$6.05 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 21st. Investors of record on Monday, April 1st will be given a dividend of $0.27 per share on Monday, April 15th. This represents a $1.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.76%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 29th. View Encompass Health's Dividend History.

How were Encompass Health's earnings last quarter?

Encompass Health Corp (NYSE:EHC) announced its earnings results on Thursday, February, 7th. The company reported $0.80 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.79 by $0.01. The business earned $1.10 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.09 billion. Encompass Health had a return on equity of 23.74% and a net margin of 6.83%. View Encompass Health's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for EHC?

9 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Encompass Health's shares. Their predictions range from $66.00 to $86.00. On average, they expect Encompass Health's share price to reach $75.5714 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 23.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Encompass Health.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Encompass Health?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Encompass Health in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 8 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 stories about EHC stock have been trending positive on Thursday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Encompass Health earned a coverage optimism score of 2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Encompass Health's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Encompass Health own?

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 $61.27.

How big of a company is Encompass Health?

Encompass Health has a market capitalization of $6.05 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 30,060 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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  100 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  87 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  187
MarketBeat'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. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 4/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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