NYSEAMERICAN:NHC - National HealthCare Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $79.24 -0.84 (-1.05 %) (As of 05/23/2019 08:45 AM ET)Previous Close$80.08Today's Range$78.70 - $80.5252-Week Range$65.17 - $86.53Volume44,216 shsAverage Volume39,196 shsMarket Capitalization$1.21 billionP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield2.50%BetaN/A ProfileChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC 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. Its 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 for patients recovering from strokes, heart attacks, orthopedic conditions, neurological illnesses, or other illnesses, injuries, or disabilities. The company's medical specialty units comprise memory care units and subacute nursing units that provide specialized care and programs for persons with Alzheimer's or related disorders; and assisted living centers offer personal care services and assistance with general activities of daily living, such as dressing, bathing, meal preparation, and medication management. It 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, such as infusion, wound care and physical, occupational, and speech therapies; operates pharmacies; offers management, accounting, financial, and insurance services; and leases its properties to third party operators. As of December 31, 2018, the company operated 75 skilled nursing facilities with 9,510 licensed beds; 24 assisted living facilities; 5 independent living facilities; 35 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 Current SymbolNYSEAMERICAN:NHC Previous SymbolNYSEMKT:NHC CUSIP63590610 CIK1047335 Webhttp://www.nhccare.com/ Phone+1-615-8902020Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/APrice-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 / Cash FlowN/A Book ValueN/A Price / BookN/AProfitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous Employees14,891 Outstanding Shares15,306,000Market Cap$1.21 billion Next Earnings Date8/9/2019 (Estimated) 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 19th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.50 per share on Monday, June 3rd. This represents a $2.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.52%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 28th. View National HealthCare's Dividend History. How were National HealthCare's earnings last quarter? National HealthCare Co. (NYSEAMERICAN:NHC) issued its earnings results on Thursday, November, 9th. The company reported $0.75 earnings per share 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 Friday, August 9th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for National HealthCare. Has National HealthCare been receiving favorable news coverage? Media headlines about NHC stock have been trending positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. National HealthCare earned a news sentiment score of 2.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of National HealthCare's key competitors? Some companies that are related to National HealthCare include Sienna Senior Living (SIA), Summerset Group (SNZ), Regis Healthcare (REG), Estia Health (EHE), Extendicare (EXE), Oceania Healthcare (OCA), Japara Healthcare (JHC), Nova Leap Health (NLH), Regional Health Properties (RHE), Future Healthcare of America (FUTU) and RYMAN HEALTHCAR/ADR (RYHTY). What other stocks do shareholders of National HealthCare own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other National HealthCare investors own include Nucor (NUE), NVIDIA (NVDA), Pinnacle Financial Partners (PNFP), Adobe (ADBE), Analog Devices (ADI), Amgen (AMGN), Biogen (BIIB), Universal Display (OLED), Roku (ROKU) and Sandy Spring Bancorp (SASR). 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)Mr. Jeffrey Russell Smith, Sr. VP & Treasurer (Age 56) Who are National HealthCare's major shareholders? National HealthCare's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (5.55%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.63%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (4.23%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (2.18%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.33%) and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.60%). Company insiders that own National HealthCare stock include Emil E Hassan, Ernest G Burgess III, James Paul Abernathy, Jeffrey Russell Smith, John K Lines 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 Morgan Stanley, BlackRock Inc., Oxford Asset Management LLP, First Trust Advisors LP, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Rhumbline Advisers, California Public Employees Retirement System and Calton & Associates 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 Renaissance Technologies LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Geode Capital Management LLC, James Investment Research Inc., Martingale Asset Management L P, Morgan Dempsey Capital Management LLC, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. and Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC. 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 $79.24. How big of a company is National HealthCare? National HealthCare has a market capitalization of $1.21 billion. National HealthCare employs 14,891 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 130 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 148 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 278MarketBeat'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 5/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How does the Beige Book influence monetary policy? Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.