NYSE:HRC - Hill-Rom Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$95.49 +0.86 (+0.91 %)
(As of 08/19/2018 11:25 AM ET)
Previous Close$95.49
Today's Range$94.11 - $95.9850
52-Week Range$71.91 - $96.47
Volume417,112 shs
Average Volume459,245 shs
Market Capitalization$6.31 billion
P/E Ratio24.74
Dividend Yield0.86%
Beta0.94
Hill-Rom logoHill-Rom Holdings, Inc. operates as a medical technology company worldwide. It provides medical surgical beds, intensive care unit beds, bariatric patient beds, lifts and other devices, non-invasive therapeutic products and surfaces, and communications technologies and software solutions; and medical equipment management services, as well as sells equipment service contracts for its capital equipment. The company also offers patient monitoring and diagnostics products, such as blood pressure, physical assessment, vital signs monitoring, diagnostic cardiopulmonary, diabetic retinopathy screening, and thermometry products; and respiratory health products, including Vest, VitalCough, MetaNeb, and Monarch systems to assist patients in the mobilization of retained blockages. In addition, it provides surgical solutions products comprising surgical tables, lights, and pendants; positioning devices for use in shoulder, hip, spinal, and lithotomy surgeries; platform-neutral positioning accessories; and operating room surgical safety and accessory products, such as scalpels and blades, light handle systems, skin markers, and other disposable products. The company sells and rents its products to acute and extended care facilities through direct sales force and distributors; and directly to patients in the home, as well as sells its products to primary care facilities through distributors. Further, it offers diagnostic cardiology devices, to serve the continuum of clinical care, from acute care to primary care, and clinical research organizations. Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Surgical & medical instruments
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Equipment
SectorMedical
SymbolNYSE:HRC
CUSIP43147510
Phone312-819-7200

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.24
Current Ratio1.58
Quick Ratio1.18

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio24.74
Forward P/E Ratio20.58
P/E Growth1.47

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.74 billion
Price / Sales2.31
Cash Flow$7.1743 per share
Price / Cash13.31
Book Value$20.73 per share
Price / Book4.61

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.86
Net Income$133.60 million
Net Margins8.19%
Return on Equity20.54%
Return on Assets6.69%

Miscellaneous

Employees10,000
Outstanding Shares66,400,000
Market Cap$6.31 billion

Hill-Rom (NYSE:HRC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hill-Rom's stock symbol?

Hill-Rom trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HRC."

How often does Hill-Rom pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Hill-Rom?

Hill-Rom declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 18th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 21st will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share on Friday, September 28th. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.84%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 20th. View Hill-Rom's Dividend History.

How were Hill-Rom's earnings last quarter?

Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HRC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, July, 27th. The medical technology company reported $1.15 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.13 by $0.02. The medical technology company earned $708.60 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $707.50 million. Hill-Rom had a return on equity of 20.54% and a net margin of 8.19%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 2.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.91 earnings per share. View Hill-Rom's Earnings History.

When is Hill-Rom's next earnings date?

Hill-Rom is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, November, 2nd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Hill-Rom.

What guidance has Hill-Rom issued on next quarter's earnings?

Hill-Rom updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Friday, July, 27th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.50-1.53 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.52. The company issued revenue guidance of +3-4% to ~$760.5-767.8 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $756.09 million.

What price target have analysts set for HRC?

9 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Hill-Rom's shares. Their predictions range from $85.00 to $115.00. On average, they expect Hill-Rom's share price to reach $100.2857 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 5.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Hill-Rom.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Hill-Rom?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hill-Rom in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Hill-Rom.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Hill-Rom stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Hill-Rom stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Hill-Rom exited the fiscal third quarter on a strong note. Year-over-year revenue growth was solid domestically driven by sturdy performance by Patient Support Systems and Surgical Solutions. The company is also focusing on product innovation through research and development. Year to date, it has raked in more than $180 million from new products. Also, the company’s long-term financial objectives through 2020 look promising. Hill-Rom has outperformed its industry in the past three months. However, a challenging international comparison resulting from last year’s large construction project in the Middle East hampered growth. Also, foreign exchange and a tough competitive landscape remain headwinds." (8/1/2018)
  • 2. Needham & Company LLC analysts commented, "Consistent with its 1/9/18 preannouncement, HRC beat consensus F1Q18 revenue and EPS. Management reiterated its FY18 revenue guidance and raised its FY18 adjusted EPS guidance due to tax reform. Organic revenue growth slowed somewhat to 2% in F1Q18 from 3% in F4Q17. Margins increased modestly Y/ Y with gross margin up 20 bps and operating margin up 10 bps and tax reform added $0.06 to EPS. One surprise was that CEO John Greisch announced his intention to retire in F3Q18; the board has initiated a CEO search. We expect new products including the Centrella bed to drive accelerating revenue growth while cost reductions and portfolio management drive margin expansion. HRC shares remain at a discount to peers (2018E P/E of 18.5x vs. small/mid-cap value peers at 24.3x) and we reiterate our Buy rating." (1/26/2018)

Who are some of Hill-Rom's key competitors?

Who are Hill-Rom's key executives?

Hill-Rom's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. William Gerard Dempsey, Exec. Chairman (Age 67)
  • Mr. Steven J. Strobel, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 60)
  • Ms. Deborah M. Rasin, Sr. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Sec. (Age 51)
  • Mr. Alton E. Shader, Sr. VP, Pres of Welch Allyn & Front Line Care (Age 45)
  • Mr. Carlos Alonso-Marum, Sr. VP & Pres of International (Age 59)

Has Hill-Rom been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about HRC stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Hill-Rom earned a coverage optimism score of 0.20 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the medical technology company an impact score of 47.25 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for Hill-Rom.

Who are Hill-Rom's major shareholders?

Hill-Rom's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.37%), FMR LLC (3.37%), Bank of Montreal Can (2.57%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (2.13%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.78%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.41%). Company insiders that own Hill-Rom stock include Alton Shader, Andreas G Frank, Andrew Macritchie, Carlyn D Solomon, Deborah Rasin, John J Greisch, Mary Garrett and Paul Sherwood Johnson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Hill-Rom.

Which major investors are selling Hill-Rom stock?

HRC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including American Century Companies Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Mackay Shields LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, FMR LLC and Bernzott Capital Advisors. Company insiders that have sold Hill-Rom company stock in the last year include Alton Shader, Andreas G Frank, Deborah Rasin, John J Greisch and Paul Sherwood Johnson. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hill-Rom.

Which major investors are buying Hill-Rom stock?

HRC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, BTIM Corp., Jennison Associates LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Marshall Wace LLP, Bank of America Corp DE, Assenagon Asset Management S.A. and Advisors Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Hill-Rom stock in the last two years include Andrew Macritchie and Mary Garrett. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hill-Rom.

How do I buy shares of Hill-Rom?

Shares of HRC 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 Hill-Rom's stock price today?

One share of HRC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $95.49.

How big of a company is Hill-Rom?

Hill-Rom has a market capitalization of $6.31 billion and generates $2.74 billion in revenue each year. The medical technology company earns $133.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.86 on an earnings per share basis. Hill-Rom employs 10,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Hill-Rom?

Hill-Rom's mailing address is 130 East Randolph Street Suite 1000, Chicago IL, 60601. The medical technology company can be reached via phone at 312-819-7200 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Hill-Rom (NYSE HRC)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  287 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  291 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  578
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This page was last updated on 8/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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