LHC Group - common stock (LHCG): Price and Financial Metrics

LHC Group - common stock (LHCG): $165.00

-2.80 (-1.67%)

POWR Rating

Component Grades














  • LHCG scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 75.43% of US stocks.
  • LHCG's strongest trending metric is Quality; it's been moving up over the last 179 days.
  • LHCG's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 3.67% of US stocks).

LHCG Stock Summary

  • LHCG's current price/earnings ratio is 82.61, which is higher than 94.11% of US stocks with positive earnings.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of 81.08%, LHC GROUP INC's debt growth rate surpasses 86.12% of about US stocks.
  • The volatility of LHC GROUP INC's share price is greater than that of just 2.77% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to LHCG, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are AMWD, JJSF, SCS, OSK, and GPS.
  • LHCG's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit LHC GROUP INC's official web site, go to www.lhcgroup.com.

LHCG Valuation Summary

  • LHCG's EV/EBIT ratio is 56.5; this is 556.98% higher than that of the median Healthcare stock.
  • Over the past 213 months, LHCG's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 41.5.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for LHCG.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
LHCG 2022-11-25 2.3 3.3 82.8 56.5
LHCG 2022-11-23 2.3 3.3 82.7 56.4
LHCG 2022-11-22 2.3 3.3 82.7 56.4
LHCG 2022-11-21 2.3 3.3 82.7 56.5
LHCG 2022-11-18 2.3 3.3 82.8 56.5
LHCG 2022-11-17 2.3 3.3 82.8 56.5

LHCG Growth Metrics

    Its year over year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -19.08%.
  • The 2 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 1.65%.
  • The 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at -7.56%.
Over the past 33 months, LHCG's revenue has gone up $227,789,000.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 2,308.03 -38.678 63.039
2022-06-30 2,296.568 -90.796 73.464
2022-03-31 2,266.282 -210.094 100.523
2021-12-31 2,219.622 -100.332 115.728
2021-09-30 2,168.522 21.888 130.416
2021-06-30 2,133.755 81.547 117.182

LHCG'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.
  • LHCG has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 84.95% of graded US stocks.
  • LHCG's asset turnover comes in at 0.86 -- ranking 28th of 81 Healthcare stocks.
  • NTRA, CHE, and CCEL are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with LHCG.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.860 0.405 0.602
2021-06-30 0.868 0.414 1.173
2021-03-31 0.845 0.403 1.563
2020-12-31 0.868 0.394 0.517
2020-09-30 0.900 0.381 0.302
2020-06-30 0.936 0.366 0.273

LHCG Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of LHCG, see our LHCG 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 $240.55 Average Broker Recommendation 1.43 (Moderate Buy)

LHCG Stock Price Chart Interactive Chart >

Price chart for LHCG

LHCG Price/Volume Stats

Current price $165.00 52-week high $169.84
Prev. close $167.80 52-week low $108.42
Day low $163.90 Volume 1,251,400
Day high $167.97 Avg. volume 404,049
50-day MA $165.92 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $160.35 Market Cap 5.12B

LHC Group - common stock (LHCG) Company Bio

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 Latest News Stream

Event/Time News Detail
Loading, please wait...

LHCG Latest Social Stream

Loading social stream, please wait...

View Full LHCG Social Stream

Latest LHCG News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about LHC GROUP INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate LHCG as an investment opportunity.

GDRX or LHCG: Which Is the Better Value Stock Right Now?

GDRX vs. LHCG: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?

Yahoo | November 10, 2022

LHC Group's (LHCG) Q3 Earnings & Revenues Miss Estimates

LHC Group's (LHCG) third-quarter results benefit from organic growth in hospice admissions. However, home health admissions decline organically.

Yahoo | November 3, 2022

LHC Group (LHCG) Q3 Earnings and Revenues Lag Estimates

LHC (LHCG) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -22.63% and 6.44%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Yahoo | November 2, 2022

LHC Group announces third quarter 2022 financial results

LHC Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: LHCG) announced its financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2022.

Yahoo | November 2, 2022

Analysts Estimate LHC Group (LHCG) to Report a Decline in Earnings: What to Look Out for

LHC (LHCG) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

Yahoo | October 26, 2022

Read More 'LHCG' Stories Here

LHCG Price Returns

1-mo -1.26%
3-mo 1.79%
6-mo -0.92%
1-year 43.83%
3-year 23.69%
5-year 152.18%
YTD 20.24%
2021 -35.67%
2020 54.85%
2019 46.74%
2018 53.27%
2017 34.03%

Continue Researching LHCG

Here are a few links from around the web to help you further your research on LHC Group Inc's stock as an investment opportunity:

LHC Group Inc (LHCG) Stock Price | Nasdaq
LHC Group Inc (LHCG) Stock Quote, History and News - Yahoo Finance
LHC Group Inc (LHCG) Stock Price and Basic Information | MarketWatch

Get Free Updates

Join thousands of investors who get the latest news, insights and top rated picks from StockNews.com!

Page generated in 0.7144 seconds.