NYSEAMERICAN:NHC - National HealthCare Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $75.80 -0.70 (-0.92 %) (As of 08/19/2018 07:38 AM ET)Previous Close$75.80Today's Range$75.5979 - $76.7452-Week Range$57.00 - $77.34Volume25,272 shsAverage Volume33,486 shsMarket Capitalization$950.76 millionP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield2.63%Beta0.45 Company ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email National HealthCare Corporation operates, manages, and provides services to skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, independent living facilities, and home health care programs. The company's skilled nursing facilities offer licensed therapy services, nutrition services, social services, activities, and housekeeping and laundry services, as well as medical services prescribed by physicians; and rehabilitative services, such as physical, speech, respiratory, and occupational therapy services for patients recovering from strokes, heart attacks, orthopedic conditions, neurological illnesses, or other illnesses, injuries, or disabilities. Its medical specialty units comprise memory care units and subacute nursing units that offer specialized care and programs for persons with Alzheimer's or related disorders; and assisted living centers provide personal care services and assistance with general activities of daily living, such as dressing, bathing, meal preparation, and medication management. The company also owns, leases, and manages independent living facilities that provide specially designed residential units for the active and ambulatory elderly, as well as offers various ancillary services for its residents, including restaurants, activity rooms, and social areas. In addition, it provides health care programs that offer skilled services, including infusion, wound care and physical, occupational, and speech therapies; operates pharmacies; provides management, accounting, financial, and insurance services; and leases its properties to third party operators. As of December 31, 2017, the company operated 76 skilled nursing facilities with 9,597 licensed beds; 24 assisted living facilities; 5 independent living facilities; 36 homecare programs; and 4 pharmacies. National HealthCare Corporation was founded in 1971 and is based in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. Receive NHC News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for NHC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSEAMERICAN Industry Long-Term Care Facilities Sub-IndustryHealth Care Facilities SectorMedical SymbolNYSEAMERICAN:NHC CUSIP63590610 Webwww.nhccare.com Phone+1-615-8902020 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/A Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual SalesN/A Price / SalesN/A Cash FlowN/A Price / CashN/A Book ValueN/A Price / BookN/A Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net Margins8.65% Return on Equity12.36% Return on Assets7.74% Miscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding Shares15,230,000Market Cap$950.76 million National HealthCare (NYSEAMERICAN:NHC) Frequently Asked Questions What is National HealthCare's stock symbol? National HealthCare trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)AMERICAN under the ticker symbol "NHC." How often does National HealthCare pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for National HealthCare? National HealthCare announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, August 13th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.50 per share on Monday, December 3rd. This represents a $2.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.64%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 27th. View National HealthCare's Dividend History. How were National HealthCare's earnings last quarter? National HealthCare Co. (NYSEAMERICAN:NHC) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 9th. The company reported $0.75 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The company had revenue of $241.99 million for the quarter. National HealthCare had a return on equity of 12.36% and a net margin of 8.65%. View National HealthCare's Earnings History. When is National HealthCare's next earnings date? National HealthCare is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 8th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for National HealthCare. Who are some of National HealthCare's key competitors? Some companies that are related to National HealthCare include Sienna Senior Living (SIA), Extendicare (EXE), Japara Healthcare (JHC), Regional Health Properties (RHE), Future Healthcare of America (FUTU) and RYMAN HEALTHCAR/ADR (RYHTY). Who are National HealthCare's key executives? National HealthCare's management team includes the folowing people: Dr. Stephen Fowler Flatt, CEO & Director (Age 62)Mr. R. Michael Ussery, Pres & COO (Age 59)Mr. Brian F. Kidd, Sr. VP, Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 43)Mr. John Keith Lines, Sr. VP, Sec. & Gen. Counsel (Age 58)Ms. Julia W. Powell, Sr. VP of Patient Services & Chief Nursing Officer (Age 69) Has National HealthCare been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about NHC stock have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. National HealthCare earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company an impact score of 47.56 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for National HealthCare. Who are National HealthCare's major shareholders? National HealthCare's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.36%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.12%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.67%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (2.18%), Advisors Asset Management Inc. (1.02%) and Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (0.57%). Company insiders that own National HealthCare stock include David L Lassiter, Emil E Hassan, Ernest G Burgess III, James Paul Abernathy, Jeffrey Russell Smith and Julia W Powell. View Institutional Ownership Trends for National HealthCare. Which major investors are selling National HealthCare stock? NHC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alambic Investment Management L.P., Acadian Asset Management LLC, First Quadrant L P CA, Systematic Financial Management LP, Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp, Bank of America Corp DE, Swiss National Bank and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold National HealthCare company stock in the last year include Emil E Hassan, James Paul Abernathy and Jeffrey Russell Smith. View Insider Buying and Selling for National HealthCare. Which major investors are buying National HealthCare stock? NHC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Advisors Asset Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, California Public Employees Retirement System and Hartford Investment Management Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for National HealthCare. How do I buy shares of National HealthCare? Shares of NHC 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 National HealthCare's stock price today? One share of NHC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $75.80. How big of a company is National HealthCare? National HealthCare has a market capitalization of $950.76 million. How can I contact National HealthCare? National HealthCare's mailing address is 100 E Vine St, MURFREESBORO, TN 37130-3734, United States. The company can be reached via phone at +1-615-8902020. MarketBeat Community Rating for National HealthCare (NYSEAMERICAN NHC)Community Ranking: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 105 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 123 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 228MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about National HealthCare and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NHC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NHC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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