LHC Group is a national provider of post-acute healthcare services, providing quality, cost-effective healthcare to patients within the comfort and privacy of their home or place of residence. LHC Group provides a comprehensive array of healthcare services through home health, hospice and community-based services and provides inpatient care through long-term acute care hospitals. The company was founded in 1994 and is based in Lafayette, Louisiana.
LHCG Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for LHCG, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that LHC Group Inc ranked in the 79th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Moreover, under all the scenarios we modelled, the output consistently forecasted positive returns. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for LHC Group Inc ended up being:
The stock's equity weight, or the proportion of capital from equity relative to debt, is 98. Its equity weight surpasses that of 83.88% of free cash flow generating stocks in the Healthcare sector.
The business' balance sheet suggests that 2% of the company's capital is sourced from debt; this is greater than merely 8.24% of the free cash flow producing stocks we're observing.
LHCG's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 2%; for context, that number is higher than 49.77% of tickers in our DCF set.
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LNTH, INVA, HAE, PRSC, and TVTY can be thought of as valuation peers to LHCG, in the sense that they are in the Healthcare sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.
LHC Group, Inc. (LHCG) Q2 2020 Earnings Conference Call August 06, 2020, 10:00 ET Company Participants Eric Elliott - SVP, Finance Keith Myers - Co-Founder, CEO & Chairman Joshua Proffitt - President & CFO Bruce Greenstein - EVP & Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer Benjamin Doga - Chief Medical Officer...
LAFAYETTE, La., July 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LHC Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: LHCG) today announced details for the release of its results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2020. LHC Group plans to issue its earnings release after the market closes on Wednesday, August 5, 2020, and will host a conference call on Thursday, August 6, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time. The toll-free number to call for this interactive teleconference is (866) 393-1608 (international callers: (973) 890-8327). A telephonic replay of the conference call will be available through midnight on Thursday, August 13, 2020, by dialing (855) 859-2056 (international callers: (404) 537-3406) and entering confirmation number 1070957.A live webcast of LHC Group’s conference call will be available under the Investor Relat...
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