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
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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 8th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that the most conservative analysis suggests this stock will yield negative results -- and thus may be a potential short opportunity. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for LHC Group Inc ended up being:
The compound growth rate in the free cash flow of LHC Group Inc over the past 5.76 years is -0.01%; that's higher than only 17.66% of free cash flow generating stocks in the Healthcare sector.
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 45.02% of tickers in our DCF set.
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For better home health and home and community based services, LHC Group ([[LHCG]] +0.2%) and not-for-profit healthcare network, Orlando Health have entered in a joint venture which will include six total locations from both the companies divided equally.JV would be finalized on August 1 wherein LHC will purchase majority ownership and takeover...
LHC Group (LHCG) and Orlando Health have announced signing a definitive agreement to form a new joint venture to enhance home health and home and community based services (HCBS) in the state of Florida. The joint venture will include six total locations – three current Orlando Health providers and three current LHC Group providers in Orlando, Clermont, Kissimmee, and Altamonte Springs. It is anticipated that the joint venture agreement will be finalized on August 1, subject to customary closing conditions, at which time LHC Group will purchase majority ownership and assume management responsibility.
Mr. Proffitt joined LHC Group in September 2008 as vice president, assistant general counsel and director of mergers and acquisitions. In November 2017 when LHC Group announced its merger with Almost Family, Mr. Proffitt was instrumental in leading the structural, financial, operational, and legal aspects of the transaction.
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