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

$74.52
+3.12 (+4.37 %)
(As of 03/31/2020 06:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
$72.15
Now: $74.52
$74.85
50-Day Range N/A
52-Week Range
$56.54
Now: $74.52
$89.54
Volume45,634 shs
Average Volume57,769 shs
Market Capitalization$1.14 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.91%
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. 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.
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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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees14,891
Market Cap$1.14 billion
Next Earnings Date5/8/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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National HealthCare (NYSEAMERICAN:NHC) Frequently Asked Questions

When is National HealthCare's next earnings date?

National HealthCare is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, May 8th 2020. View our earnings forecast for National HealthCare.

How were National HealthCare's earnings last quarter?

National HealthCare Co. (NYSEAMERICAN:NHC) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 20th. The company reported $1.07 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The business earned $253.88 million during the quarter. View National HealthCare's earnings history.

How often does National HealthCare pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for National HealthCare?

National HealthCare declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 18th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, March 31st will be given a dividend of $0.52 per share on Friday, May 1st. This represents a $2.08 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.79%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, March 30th. This is a positive change from National HealthCare's previous quarterly dividend of $0.50. View National HealthCare's dividend history.

Has National HealthCare been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about NHC stock have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. National HealthCare earned a coverage optimism score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutNational HealthCare.

Are investors shorting National HealthCare?

National HealthCare saw a increase in short interest in March. As of March 13th, there was short interest totaling 170,600 shares, an increase of 13.4% from the February 27th total of 150,400 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 46,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.7 days. Approximately 1.4% of the shares of the company are sold short. View National HealthCare's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of National HealthCare's key competitors?

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 AbbVie (ABBV), Roku (ROKU), Nucor (NUE), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Costco Wholesale (COST), Pfizer (PFE), AT&T (T), Analog Devices (ADI), Amgen (AMGN) and Activision Blizzard (ATVI).

Who are National HealthCare's key executives?

National HealthCare's management team includes the following 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)

What is National HealthCare's stock symbol?

National HealthCare trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)AMERICAN under the ticker symbol "NHC."

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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is National HealthCare's stock price today?

One share of NHC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $74.52.

How big of a company is National HealthCare?

National HealthCare has a market capitalization of $1.14 billion. National HealthCare employs 14,891 workers across the globe. View additional information about National HealthCare.

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:  162 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  196 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  358
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 3/31/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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