The Ensign Group, Inc. (ENSG): Price and Financial Metrics

The Ensign Group, Inc. (ENSG): $85.52

0.44 (+0.52%)

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  • ENSG scores best on the Stability dimension, with a Stability rank ahead of 84.18% of US stocks.
  • ENSG's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving down over the last 31 weeks.
  • ENSG's current lowest rank is in the Momentum metric (where it is better than 46.52% of US stocks).

ENSG Stock Summary

  • Ensign Group Inc's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 83.02% of US listed stocks.
  • The ratio of debt to operating expenses for Ensign Group Inc is higher than it is for about 84.41% of US stocks.
  • As for revenue growth, note that ENSG's revenue has grown 17.49% over the past 12 months; that beats the revenue growth of 73.11% of US companies in our set.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Ensign Group Inc are MDC, VRTS, VIAV, TWNK, and KBH.
  • Visit ENSG's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

ENSG Valuation Summary

  • ENSG's price/earnings ratio is 26.5; this is 22.06% lower than that of the median Healthcare stock.
  • Over the past 167 months, ENSG's price/sales ratio has gone up 1.
  • ENSG's EV/EBIT ratio has moved up 14.9 over the prior 167 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for ENSG.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
ENSG 2019-04-29 1.3 4.6 29.3 22.4
ENSG 2018-11-27 1.2 4.2 30.3 20.9
ENSG 2016-04-26 0.9 2.8 21.4 13.3
ENSG 2016-01-29 0.9 2.8 21.6 13.1
ENSG 2013-10-08 1.1 2.7 58.3 26.2
ENSG 2010-08-12 0.6 1.8 10.4 6.8

ENSG Growth Metrics

  • Its 4 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 383.79%.
  • Its year over year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 95.64%.
  • The 5 year revenue growth rate now stands at 66.75%.
ENSG's revenue has moved up $403,712,000 over the prior 15 months.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-03-31 2,440.236 380.522 178.835
2020-12-31 2,402.596 373.351 170.478
2020-09-30 2,084.719 336.791 151.551
2020-06-30 2,085.971 294.083 135.65
2020-03-31 2,076.923 194.504 124.011
2019-12-31 2,036.524 192.223 110.534

ENSG Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of ENSG, see our ENSG 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 $98.20 Average Broker Recommendation 1.3 (Strong Buy)

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ENSG Price/Volume Stats

Current price $85.52 52-week high $98.66
Prev. close $85.08 52-week low $44.47
Day low $84.13 Volume 127,900
Day high $85.59 Avg. volume 270,664
50-day MA $85.18 Dividend yield 0.25%
200-day MA $80.65 Market Cap 4.70B

The Ensign Group, Inc. (ENSG) Company Bio

The Ensign Group provides a broad spectrum of skilled nursing and assisted living services, physical, occupational and speech therapies, home health and hospice services, urgent care services and other rehabilitative and healthcare services. The company was founded in 1999 and is based in Mission Viejo, California.

ENSG Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$85.52$1596.01 1831%

We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Ensign Group Inc with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Ensign Group Inc ranked in the 93th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Specifically, our DCF analysis implies the stock is trading below its fair value by an estimated 1840.17%. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for ENSG, they are:

  • In the past 5.74 years, Ensign Group Inc has a compound free cash flow growth rate of 1.08%; that's better than 84.95% of cash flow producing equities in the Healthcare sector, where it is classified.
  • Ensign Group Inc's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 9%; for context, that number is higher than only 17.9% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • ENSG's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 3%; for context, that number is higher than only 17.9% of tickers in our DCF set.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

AHCO, SEM, RDY, GRFS, and MODV can be thought of as valuation peers to ENSG, in the sense that they are in the Healthcare sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.

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Latest ENSG News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Ensign Group Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate ENSG as an investment opportunity.

The Ensign Group Schedules Second Quarter Earnings Call for Thursday, July 29, 2021

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif., July 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Ensign Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ENSG), the parent company of the Ensign™ group of companies, which invest in and provide skilled nursing and senior living services, physical, occupational and speech therapies and other rehabilitative and healthcare services, announced today that it expects to issue its second quarter 2021 financial results on Wednesday, July 28, 2021. Conference Call Ensign invites current and prospective investors t

Yahoo | July 23, 2021

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Yahoo | July 19, 2021

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Tramways Monthly | July 8, 2021

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RedState | July 5, 2021

Nabors Exits Canadian Land Rig Business in Deal with Ensign

Analysts with Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co. estimate the sale of its Canadian drilling assets to Ensign could result in cash proceeds to Nabors of between $55 million and $75 million.

Hart Energy | June 25, 2021

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ENSG Price Returns

1-mo -4.06%
3-mo -1.28%
6-mo 9.37%
1-year 88.27%
3-year 152.20%
5-year 341.93%
YTD 17.41%
2020 61.42%
2019 26.99%
2018 75.67%
2017 0.79%
2016 -1.10%

ENSG Dividends

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