Encompass Health Corporation (EHC): Price and Financial Metrics

Encompass Health Corporation (EHC): $70.22

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EHC Price/Volume Stats

Current price $70.22 52-week high $72.06
Prev. close $69.92 52-week low $45.11
Day low $69.26 Volume 508,600
Day high $70.36 Avg. volume 699,075
50-day MA $69.15 Dividend yield 0.87%
200-day MA $62.60 Market Cap 7.04B

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  • EHC scores best on the Sentiment dimension, with a Sentiment rank ahead of 86.66% of US stocks.
  • EHC's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving up over the last 179 days.
  • EHC's current lowest rank is in the Momentum metric (where it is better than 19.85% of US stocks).

EHC Stock Summary

  • ENCOMPASS HEALTH CORP's stock had its IPO on September 13, 1989, making it an older stock than 89.15% of US equities in our set.
  • For EHC, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by 86.45% of US equities we're observing.
  • Revenue growth over the past 12 months for ENCOMPASS HEALTH CORP comes in at -13.16%, a number that bests merely 16.69% of the US stocks we're tracking.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to ENCOMPASS HEALTH CORP are ARMK, LTH, RLJ, GTY, and SKT.
  • Visit EHC's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.encompasshealth.com.

EHC Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Healthcare stock, EHC's price/sales ratio is 21.05% lower, now standing at 1.5.
  • EHC's price/earnings ratio has moved up 12.6 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for EHC.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
EHC 2023-09-18 1.5 4.7 16.7 14.2
EHC 2023-09-15 1.5 4.6 16.4 14.1
EHC 2023-09-14 1.5 4.7 16.6 14.2
EHC 2023-09-13 1.5 4.7 16.6 14.2
EHC 2023-09-12 1.5 4.6 16.5 14.1
EHC 2023-09-11 1.5 4.7 16.7 14.3

EHC Growth Metrics

    The year over year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 25.86%.
  • The 3 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at 9.94%.
  • Its 5 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at -19.45%.
EHC's revenue has moved down $668,700,000 over the prior 15 months.

The table below shows EHC's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 4,348.6 705.8 365.9
2022-09-30 5,072.3 657.4 364.1
2022-06-30 5,267.6 764.9 423.8
2022-03-31 5,224.8 776.2 494.5
2021-12-31 5,121.6 715.8 517.2
2021-09-30 5,017.3 871.7 513.2

EHC's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • EHC has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 64.25% of graded US stocks.
  • EHC's asset turnover comes in at 0.749 -- ranking 39th of 81 Healthcare stocks.
  • USPH, AMED, and NTRA are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with EHC.

The table below shows EHC's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.749 1 0.128
2021-03-31 0.719 1 0.108
2020-12-31 0.723 1 0.103
2020-09-30 0.729 1 0.086
2020-06-30 0.733 1 0.092
2020-03-31 0.764 1 0.108

EHC Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of EHC, see our EHC price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $101.09 Average Broker Recommendation 1.31 (Strong Buy)

Encompass Health Corporation (EHC) Company Bio

Encompass Health Corporation, formerly Healthsouth, owns and operates inpatient rehabilitation hospitals in the United States. The company provides specialized rehabilitative treatment on an inpatient and outpatient basis. The company was founded in 1983 and is based in Birmingham, Alabama.

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Latest EHC News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about ENCOMPASS HEALTH CORP that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate EHC as an investment opportunity.

Exclusive: Orlando Health's next freestanding facility in Central Florida is a big deal. See why. (PHOTOS)

Orlando Health has targeted October for the debut of its newest freestanding hospital — one that will be a first for the nonprofit health system. Orlando Health will open a 54-bed freestanding rehabilitation hospital, its first of this kind, in a former skilled nursing building on the Orlando Health Health Central Hospital campus in Ocoee. Orlando Health's existing rehab inpatient beds will be transferred from its current unit at Orlando Regional Medical Center in downtown Orlando, freeing up space on that building's 12th and 14th floors.

Yahoo | September 15, 2023

Encompass Health (EHC) Opens JV Hospital With Piedmont in Georgia

The Rehabilitation Hospital of Columbus is Encompass Health's (EHC) sixth location in the state of Georgia.

Yahoo | September 13, 2023

Waters (WAT) Walk-Up Solutions Boost Bioprocess Development

Waters (WAT) launches new bioprocess walk-up solutions, automating sample prep and analysis from any bioreactor.

Yahoo | September 13, 2023

Rehabilitation Hospital of Columbus, a 40-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital, now open in Georgia

Piedmont and Encompass Health (NYSE: EHC) announce the opening of the Rehabilitation Hospital of Columbus, a 40-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital located at 8321 Veterans Parkway in Columbus, Georgia. The hospital serves patients recovering from debilitating illnesses and injuries including strokes and other neurological disorders, brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, amputations and complex orthopedic conditions.

Yahoo | September 12, 2023

Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights DaVita, Encompass Health, Option Care Health and RadNet

DaVita, Encompass Health, Option Care Health and RadNet are part of the Zacks Industry Outlook article.

Yahoo | September 5, 2023

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EHC Price Returns

1-mo 0.14%
3-mo 8.17%
6-mo 34.77%
1-year 47.67%
3-year 18.31%
5-year -1.42%
YTD 18.00%
2022 -6.92%
2021 -19.90%
2020 21.42%
2019 14.26%
2018 26.89%

EHC Dividends

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