NYSEAMERICAN:NHC - National HealthCare Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $70.30 -0.87 (-1.22 %) (As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$71.17Today's Range$70.02 - $71.4152-Week Range$57.00 - $73.25Volume36,300 shsAverage Volume33,933 shsMarket Capitalization$950.76 millionP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield2.86%Beta0.45 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart 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 Shares15,220,000Market Cap$950.76 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 Friday, May 4th. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 29th will be given a dividend of $0.50 per share on Friday, August 31st. This represents a $2.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.84%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 28th. This is an increase from National HealthCare's previous quarterly dividend of $0.48. View National HealthCare's Dividend History. How were National HealthCare's earnings last quarter? National HealthCare Co. (NYSEAMERICAN:NHC) issued its earnings results on Friday, May, 4th. The company reported $1.06 EPS for the quarter. The firm earned $242.96 million during 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 Friday, August, 3rd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for National HealthCare. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for National HealthCare? 0 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for National HealthCare in the last year. There are currently for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "N/A." 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? Media coverage about NHC stock has been trending somewhat positive on Friday, Accern reports. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. National HealthCare earned a news impact score of 0.16 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company an impact score of 46.25 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are National HealthCare's major shareholders? National HealthCare's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Hartford Investment Management Co. (0.02%) and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own National HealthCare stock include David L Lassiter, Emil E Hassan, Ernest G Burgess III, Health Corp National, James Paul Abernathy, Jeffrey Russell Smith and Julia W Powell. View Institutional Ownership Trends 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 Hartford Investment Management Co. and Nisa Investment Advisors 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 $70.30. 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: 94 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 108 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 202MarketBeat'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 7/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Should you buy a closed-end mutual fund?