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NYSE:EHC

Encompass Health Stock Forecast, Price & News

$83.42
+0.94 (+1.14 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$82.64
Now: $83.42
$84.22
50-Day Range
$79.59
MA: $82.73
$86.00
52-Week Range
$48.01
Now: $83.42
$87.35
Volume578,001 shs
Average Volume430,006 shs
Market Capitalization$8.29 billion
P/E Ratio31.24
Dividend Yield1.34%
Beta1.1
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 16, 2020, Encompass Health Corporation operated 137 hospitals, 242 home health locations, and 83 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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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.07 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

35th out of 1,556 stocks

Hospitals Industry

1st out of 6 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Hospitals
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMedical
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone205-967-7116
Employees31,570

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.61 billion
Cash Flow$6.23 per share
Book Value$17.17 per share

Profitability

Net Income$358.70 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$8.29 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableOptionable
$83.42
+0.94 (+1.14 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Encompass Health (NYSE:EHC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Encompass Health's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Encompass Health's stock was trading at $63.85 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, EHC stock has increased by 30.6% and is now trading at $83.42.
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Is Encompass Health a buy right now?

10 Wall Street equities research 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. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Encompass Health stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Encompass Health?

Wall Street analysts have given Encompass Health a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Encompass Health wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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How were Encompass Health's earnings last quarter?

Encompass Health Co. (NYSE:EHC) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 28th. The company reported $0.78 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.75 by $0.03. The business earned $1.17 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.18 billion. Encompass Health had a return on equity of 15.52% and a net margin of 5.76%.
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How often does Encompass Health pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Encompass Health?

Encompass Health announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 20th. Shareholders of record on Monday, January 4th will be paid a dividend of $0.28 per share on Friday, January 15th. This represents a $1.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.34%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 31st.
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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 1.34%. 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?

10 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Encompass Health's stock. Their forecasts range from $83.00 to $100.00. On average, they expect Encompass Health's stock price to reach $92.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 10.3% from the stock's current price.
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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).

Who are Encompass Health's key executives?

Encompass Health's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Mark J. Tarr, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 58, Pay $2.77M)
  • Mr. Douglas E. Coltharp, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 58, Pay $1.56M)
  • Mr. John Patrick Darby, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 55)
  • Ms. Barbara Ann Jacobsmeyer, Exec. VP & Pres of Inpatient Hospitals (Age 54)
  • Ms. April Kaye-Bullock Anthony, Chief Exec. Officer of Home Health & Hospice (Age 53, Pay $523.41k)
  • Mr. Andrew L. Price, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 53)
  • 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 54)

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.

What is Encompass Health's stock price today?

One share of EHC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $83.42.

How big of a company is Encompass Health?

Encompass Health has a market capitalization of $8.29 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. Encompass Health employs 31,570 workers across the globe.

What is Encompass Health's official website?

The official website for Encompass Health is 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]

This page was last updated on 1/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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