HealthSouth Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:HLS)

About HealthSouth Corporation

HealthSouth Corporation logoHealthSouth Corporation (HealthSouth) is a provider of post-acute healthcare services, offering both facility-based and home-based post-acute services in over 30 states and Puerto Rico through its network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, home health agencies and hospice agencies. The Company's segments include inpatient rehabilitation, and home health and hospice. The Company is an owner and operator of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals and provides specialized rehabilitative treatment on both an inpatient and outpatient basis. It provides specialized rehabilitative treatment on both an inpatient and outpatient basis. In addition to hospitals, the Company manages over three inpatient rehabilitation units through management contracts. The Company offers its home health and hospice services through Encompass Home Health and Hospice business (Encompass). Encompass is a provider of Medicare-certified skilled home health services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Specialized Health Services
  • Sub-Industry: Health Care Facilities
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: HLS
  • CUSIP: 42192430
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $41.67
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $40.53
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $40.76
  • 52-Week Range: $89,796,000.00 - $30.26
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.51
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.61
  • P/E Growth: 1.20
  • Market Cap: $3.77B
  • Outstanding Shares: 89,796,000
  • Beta: 0.85
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 6.31%
  • Return on Equity: 29.27%
  • Return on Assets: 5.33%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 3.25%
  • Current Ratio: 1.40%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.40%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.64)
Consensus Price Target: $46.75 (11.31% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/13/2017Craig HallumInitiated CoverageBuy$48.00View Rating Details
1/3/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesInitiated CoverageNeutral$45.00View Rating Details
1/3/2017RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$48.00View Rating Details
11/9/2016MizuhoDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
10/31/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$46.00 -> $48.00View Rating Details
9/11/2016Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/4/2016JMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/1/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.Set Price TargetBuy$54.00View Rating Details
6/27/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeEqual Weight -> Underweight$45.00 -> $42.00View Rating Details
5/16/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/25/2016Susquehanna Bancshares IncLower Price TargetPositive$50.00 -> $42.00View Rating Details
11/6/2015WedbushLower Price TargetNeutral$51.00 -> $45.00View Rating Details
10/30/2015Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$51.00 -> $42.00View Rating Details
10/29/2015Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> Hold$52.00View Rating Details
6/25/2015Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$45.00 -> $48.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/21/2017Q416$0.62$951.18 millionN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$0.60$0.65$448.60 million$926.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q2$0.60$0.69$906.67 million$920.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2016Q116$0.55$0.61$892.87 million$909.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2016Q415$0.59$0.59$859.48 million$879.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315$0.59$0.52$756.85 million$778.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$0.58$0.47$746.86 million$764.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115$0.56$0.44$731.30 million$740.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q414$0.48$0.55$609.40 million$613.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2014Q314$0.49$0.53$595.30 million$597.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2014Q214$0.47$0.54$588.94 million$604.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2014Q114$0.49$0.48$594.07 million$591.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2014Q413$0.43$0.52$575.55 million$572.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q313$0.41$0.59$557.50 million$564.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.42$0.51$553.63 million$564.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.42$0.48$563.86 million$572.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.34$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.37$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.38$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2012$0.33$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.23$0.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$0.24$0.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.26$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2011$0.42$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.57 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.69 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20164$0.55$0.62$0.59
Q2 20163$0.59$0.66$0.62
Q3 20163$0.60$0.66$0.62
Q4 20162$0.64$0.65$0.65
Q1 20172$0.64$0.66$0.65
Q2 20172$0.69$0.71$0.70
Q3 20172$0.67$0.68$0.68
Q4 20172$0.70$0.71$0.71
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS)
Annual Dividend:$0.96
Dividend Yield:2.29%
Dividend Growth:72.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:40.17% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
37.35% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
35.69% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:3 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
10/21/2016quarterly$0.242.4%12/29/20161/3/20171/17/2017
7/22/2016quarterly$0.242.35%9/29/201610/3/201610/17/2016
5/6/2016quarterly$0.232.24%6/29/20167/1/20167/15/2016
2/19/2016quarterly$0.232.94%3/30/20164/1/20164/15/2016
10/26/2015Quarterly$0.2312/29/20151/2/20161/15/2016
7/17/2015quarterly$0.232.03%9/29/201510/1/201510/15/2015
5/8/2015quarterly$0.211.98%6/29/20157/1/20157/15/2015
2/20/2015quarterly$0.211.88%3/30/20154/1/20154/15/2015
10/22/2014quarterly$0.212.15%12/30/20141/2/20151/15/2015
7/18/2014quarterly$0.212.34%9/29/201410/1/201410/15/2014
5/2/2014quarterly$0.182.07%6/27/20147/1/20147/15/2014
2/18/2014quarterly$0.182.16%3/28/20144/1/20144/15/2014
10/25/2013quarterly$0.182.06%12/30/20131/2/20141/15/2014
7/26/2013special$0.189/27/201310/1/201310/15/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 5.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 98.89%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/9/2016Douglas E ColtharpCFOBuy6,450$39.14$252,453.00View SEC Filing  
11/9/2016Mark J TarrCOOBuy6,371$39.29$250,316.59View SEC Filing  
8/2/2016Mark J TarrCOOSell20,000$41.85$837,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2016Cheryl B LevyInsiderSell11,000$41.44$455,840.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Edmund FayTreasurerSell16,240$35.50$576,520.00View SEC Filing  
1/11/2016John ChidseyDirectorBuy799$35.78$28,588.22View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015Joan E HermanDirectorBuy1,000$35.28$35,280.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015Leo I Higdon JrDirectorBuy1,000$34.81$34,810.00View SEC Filing  
2/27/2015Andrew L PriceCAOSell1,145$43.84$50,196.80View SEC Filing  
2/27/2015Mark J TarrCOOSell11,000$43.82$482,020.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2014Jay GrinneyCEOSell38,000$33.42$1,269,960.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2014Jay GrinneyCEOSell50,000$34.51$1,725,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Jay GrinneyCEOSell89,000$32.57$2,898,730.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2013Mark TarrCOOSell11,000$35.27$387,970.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2013Leslye G KatzDirectorBuy1,000$28.40$28,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2012Jay GrinneyCEOBuy11,300$21.95$248,035.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS)
DateHeadline
nasdaq.com logoHealthcare Stock Q4 Earnings Due on Feb 21: HLS, SCAI - Nasdaq (NYSE:HLS)
www.nasdaq.com - February 20 at 10:49 AM
News IconChecking the Levels on Shares of HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS) - Davidson Register (NYSE:HLS)
davidsonregister.com - February 17 at 3:20 PM
News IconLooking Closer at Shares of HEALTHSOUTH Corp. (HLS) - Midway Monitor (NYSE:HLS)
midwaymonitor.com - February 17 at 3:20 PM
News IconDividend Growth of HealthSouth Corporation(HLS) - Morning Outlook (NYSE:HLS)
www.morningoutlook.com - February 17 at 3:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHealthSouth Declares Dividend on Common Stock (NYSE:HLS)
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 3:20 PM
nasdaq.com logoHLS Crosses Above Key Moving Average Level (NYSE:HLS)
www.nasdaq.com - February 15 at 5:03 AM
News IconStock Perspective: HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS) Company Earnings Watch - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:HLS)
aikenadvocate.com - February 15 at 12:01 AM
News IconHealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS) Trending Above The Moving Averages - Winfield Review (NYSE:HLS)
winfieldreview.com - February 15 at 12:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHealthSouth To Present At The Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference (NYSE:HLS)
finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 7:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHealthSouth Announces Plans To Build Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospital Serving Hilton Head And Surrounding Counties In South Carolina (NYSE:HLS)
finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 6:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHealthSouth To Present At The J.P. Morgan Global High Yield & Leveraged Finance Conference (NYSE:HLS)
finance.yahoo.com - February 6 at 10:47 AM
News IconSkba Capital Management LLC Has Lifted Its Position in Healthsouth Corp (HLS) as Valuation Rose (NYSE:HLS)
randolphguide.com - February 1 at 11:26 PM
News IconFirms & Funds Maintain Significant Positions In HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:HLS)
wsbeacon.com - February 1 at 6:24 PM
News IconFocus on RSI and CCI Levels: HEALTHSOUTH Corp. (HLS) - Springdale Times (NYSE:HLS)
springdaletimes.com - January 29 at 3:54 AM
istreetwire.com logoEye Catching Stocks: Briggs & Stratton Corporation (BGG), HealthSouth Corporation (HLS), Ophthotech Corporation ... - iStreetWire (NYSE:HLS)
istreetwire.com - January 28 at 12:38 AM
investornewswire.com logoStrong Sell Recommendations Of HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS) At 1 - Investor Newswire (NYSE:HLS)
www.investornewswire.com - January 26 at 7:16 PM
News IconVolatility Watch on Shares of HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS) - The Tribune (NYSE:HLS)
lakecitytribune.com - January 26 at 7:16 PM
News IconEarnings in Full Force, Analysts Take Aim at HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:HLS)
wsbeacon.com - January 26 at 5:05 AM
nasdaq.com logoLouisiana State Employees Retirement System Buys iShares Core S&P 500, Cantel Medical Corp. ... (NYSE:HLS)
www.nasdaq.com - January 25 at 7:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHealthSouth Announces Date Of 2016 Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call (NYSE:HLS)
finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 6:25 PM
forbes.com logoGrab This Bargain Even Cheaper Than Chief Financial Officer Coltharp Did (NYSE:HLS)
www.forbes.com - January 24 at 1:51 PM
forbes.com logoHealthSouth Enters Oversold Territory (NYSE:HLS)
www.forbes.com - January 24 at 1:51 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoHEALTHSOUTH CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events (NYSE:HLS)
biz.yahoo.com - January 20 at 7:01 PM
nasdaq.com logoHealthSouth Breaks Below 200-Day Moving Average - Notable for HLS (NYSE:HLS)
www.nasdaq.com - January 19 at 7:26 PM
News IconFirms & Funds Reinforcing Their Perception of HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:HLS)
wsbeacon.com - January 18 at 1:46 AM
bizjournals.com logo​Royal Cup makes CFO hire (NYSE:HLS)
www.bizjournals.com - January 17 at 3:43 PM
bizjournals.com logoResearch Reports Coverage on Healthcare Stocks -- Exact Sciences, Agilent Technologies, HealthSouth, and MEDNAX (NYSE:HLS)
www.bizjournals.com - January 17 at 10:54 AM
News IconTrader's Buzzers: HEALTHSOUTH Corp. (NYSE:HLS), Kate Spade & Company (NYSE:KATE) - The Newburgh Press (NYSE:HLS)
newburghpress.com - January 14 at 5:42 PM
capitalcube.com logoHealthSouth Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:HLS) : January 13, 2017 (NYSE:HLS)
www.capitalcube.com - January 13 at 6:53 PM
bizjournals.com logoHealthSouth plans new hospital in Mississippi (NYSE:HLS)
www.bizjournals.com - January 12 at 6:09 PM
News IconWhat Analyst suggest about Stock? HealthSouth Corporation's (HLS) (NYSE:HLS)
perspectivabetica.com - January 12 at 6:09 PM
News IconHealthSouth Corporation (HLS) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance (NYSE:HLS)
baddgoddess.com - January 12 at 6:09 PM
capitalcube.com logoHealthSouth Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : HLS-US : January 12, 2017 (NYSE:HLS)
www.capitalcube.com - January 12 at 6:09 PM
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wsbeacon.com - January 12 at 4:21 AM
News IconInvestor List: Watching Shares of HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:HLS)
wsbeacon.com - January 12 at 4:21 AM
News IconHealthSouth expanding into Mississippi with Gulfport hospital (NYSE:HLS)
www.al.com - January 11 at 11:20 PM
seekingalpha.com logoHealthSouth (HLS) presents at 35th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference (NYSE:HLS)
seekingalpha.com - January 11 at 11:20 PM
prnewswire.com logoHealthSouth Corporation And Memorial Hospital At Gulfport ... - PR Newswire (press release) (NYSE:HLS)
www.prnewswire.com - January 11 at 6:18 PM
marketexclusive.com logoHealthSouth Corporation (NASDAQ:HLS) Files An 8-K Regulation FD Disclosure (NYSE:HLS)
marketexclusive.com - January 10 at 11:36 PM
istreetwire.com logoStocks Buzz: HealthSouth Corporation (HLS), Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (MXIM), Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) - iStreetWire (NYSE:HLS)
istreetwire.com - January 10 at 6:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHealthSouth Corporation And Memorial Hospital At Gulfport Announce Joint Venture To Own And Operate Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospital (NYSE:HLS)
finance.yahoo.com - January 10 at 6:35 PM
marketexclusive.com logoHealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS) Files An 8-K Regulation FD Disclosure (NYSE:HLS)
marketexclusive.com - January 9 at 6:23 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoHEALTHSOUTH CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure (NYSE:HLS)
biz.yahoo.com - January 9 at 6:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo8:48 am Healthsouth updates on FY16 outlook, provides FY17 guidance at the Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference (NYSE:HLS)
finance.yahoo.com - January 9 at 6:23 PM
News IconHealthSouth Corp HLS Pharmaceuticals Healthcare Deals and Alliances Profile Prices from USD $250 (NYSE:HLS)
www.bioportfolio.com - January 7 at 4:22 AM
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wsbeacon.com - January 6 at 6:18 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoCoverage initiated on Healthsouth by Piper Jaffray (NYSE:HLS)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 5 at 11:43 PM
marketexclusive.com logoAnalyst Activity – Piper Jaffray Companies Initiates Coverage On HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS) With a Neutral - Market Exclusive (NYSE:HLS)
marketexclusive.com - January 4 at 8:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTroy DeDecker Named President Of HealthSouth's Central Region (NYSE:HLS)
finance.yahoo.com - January 4 at 8:18 PM
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wsbeacon.com - January 4 at 3:16 PM

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What is HealthSouth Corporation's stock symbol?

HealthSouth Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HLS."

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

HealthSouth Corporation declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 21st. Investors of record on Tuesday, January 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.24 per share on Tuesday, January 17th. This represents a $0.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.29%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 29th.

Where is HealthSouth Corporation's stock going? Where will HealthSouth Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

11 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for HealthSouth Corporation's shares. Their predictions range from $42.00 to $54.00. On average, they expect HealthSouth Corporation's stock price to reach $46.75 in the next twelve months.

When will HealthSouth Corporation announce their earnings?

HealthSouth Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February, 21st 2017.

Who owns HealthSouth Corporation stock?

HealthSouth Corporation's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Glenview Capital Management LLC (8.10%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (3.94%), State Street Corp (3.26%), Columbia Wanger Asset Management LLC (3.13%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (1.83%) and Systematic Financial Management LP (1.37%). Company insiders that own HealthSouth Corporation stock include Andrew L Price, Cheryl B Levy, Douglas E Coltharp, Edmund Fay, Joan E Herman, John Chidsey, Leo I Higdon Jr and Mark J Tarr.

Who sold HealthSouth Corporation stock? Who is selling HealthSouth Corporation stock?

HealthSouth Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including William Blair Investment Management LLC, Columbia Wanger Asset Management LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Castleark Management LLC, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Investec Asset Management LTD and GSA Capital Partners LLP. Company insiders that have sold HealthSouth Corporation stock in the last year include Cheryl B Levy, Edmund Fay and Mark J Tarr.

Who bought HealthSouth Corporation stock? Who is buying HealthSouth Corporation stock?

HealthSouth Corporation's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Glenview Capital Management LLC, State Street Corp, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Systematic Financial Management LP, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Rafferty Asset Management LLC, Comerica Bank and Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY. Company insiders that have bought HealthSouth Corporation stock in the last two years include Douglas E Coltharp, Joan E Herman, John Chidsey, Leo I Higdon Jr and Mark J Tarr.

How do I buy HealthSouth Corporation stock?

Shares of HealthSouth Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of HealthSouth Corporation stock cost?

One share of HealthSouth Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.00.

HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS) Chart for Monday, February, 20, 2017


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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS)

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Earnings by Quarter for HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS)

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS)

Last Updated on 2/20/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff