NYSEAMERICAN:NHC - National HealthCare Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$83.88 +0.38 (+0.46 %)
(As of 02/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$83.50
Today's Range$82.49 - $84.26
52-Week Range$57.50 - $84.90
Volume30,823 shs
Average Volume36,819 shs
Market Capitalization$1.28 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.40%
BetaN/A
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSEAMERICAN
Industry Long-Term Care Facilities
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Facilities
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNYSEAMERICAN:NHC
Previous SymbolNYSEMKT:NHC
CUSIP63590610
Phone+1-615-8902020

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees14,850
Market Cap$1.28 billion
OptionableOptionable

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, November 12th. Shareholders of record on Monday, December 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.50 per share on Friday, March 1st. This represents a $2.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.38%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 28th. View National HealthCare's Dividend History.

How were National HealthCare's earnings last quarter?

National HealthCare Co. (NYSEAMERICAN:NHC) announced its earnings results on Thursday, November, 9th. The company reported $0.75 EPS for the quarter. The company earned $241.99 million during the quarter. 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 Tuesday, February 19th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for National HealthCare.

Has National HealthCare been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about NHC stock have been trending positive on Monday, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. National HealthCare earned a news sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of National HealthCare's key competitors?

Who are National HealthCare's key executives?

National HealthCare's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Dr. Stephen Fowler Flatt, CEO & Director (Age 63)
  • Mr. R. Michael Ussery, Pres & COO (Age 60)
  • Mr. Brian F. Kidd, Sr. VP, Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 44)
  • Ms. Julia W. Powell, Sr. VP of Patient Services & Chief Nursing Officer (Age 70)
  • Dr. Carl E. Adams, Founder

Who are National HealthCare's major shareholders?

National HealthCare's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (5.76%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.54%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (2.23%), Northern Trust Corp (1.62%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.25%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.76%). Company insiders that own National HealthCare stock include Emil E Hassan, Ernest G Burgess III, James Paul Abernathy, Jeffrey Russell Smith, John K Lines, Julia W Powell and Robert Michael Ussery. 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 Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Bessemer Group Inc., Two Sigma Investments LP, Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp, Barclays PLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Geode Capital Management LLC and Bailard Inc.. Company insiders that have sold National HealthCare company stock in the last year include Emil E Hassan, Ernest G Burgess III, James Paul Abernathy, John K Lines and Robert Michael Ussery. View Insider Buying and Selling for National HealthCare.

Which major investors are buying National HealthCare stock?

NHC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Bahl & Gaynor Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Martingale Asset Management L P and James Investment Research Inc.. 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 $83.88.

How big of a company is National HealthCare?

National HealthCare has a market capitalization of $1.28 billion. National HealthCare employs 14,850 workers across the globe.

What is National HealthCare's official website?

The official website for National HealthCare is http://www.nhccare.com.

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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  123 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  140 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  263
MarketBeat'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.
This page was last updated on 2/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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