Brokerages expect Encompass Health Corp (NYSE:EHC) to announce earnings of $0.40 per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Seven analysts have issued estimates for Encompass Health’s earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at $0.60 and the lowest estimate coming in at $0.04. Encompass Health reported earnings of $1.08 per share in the same quarter last year, which would indicate a negative year over year growth rate of 63%. The business is scheduled to issue its next quarterly earnings report after the market closes on Monday, July 27th.
On average, analysts expect that Encompass Health will report full-year earnings of $3.08 per share for the current fiscal year, with EPS estimates ranging from $2.79 to $3.31. For the next year, analysts anticipate that the business will report earnings of $4.06 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $3.84 to $4.19. Zacks’ earnings per share calculations are an average based on a survey of sell-side research analysts that follow Encompass Health.
Encompass Health (NYSE:EHC) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, April 28th. The company reported $0.87 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.87. The business had revenue of $1.18 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $1.20 billion. Encompass Health had a net margin of 7.36% and a return on equity of 22.00%.
NYSE:EHC traded down $1.22 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $59.31. The stock had a trading volume of 1,019,098 shares, compared to its average volume of 771,456. The stock has a 50-day simple moving average of $68.94 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $70.59. The stock has a market capitalization of $6.02 billion, a PE ratio of 16.23, a P/E/G ratio of 6.94 and a beta of 0.88. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.98, a current ratio of 1.34 and a quick ratio of 1.34. Encompass Health has a 12 month low of $48.01 and a 12 month high of $83.30.
The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, July 15th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, July 1st will be issued a dividend of $0.28 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, June 30th. This represents a $1.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.89%. Encompass Health’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 28.64%.
Encompass Health Company Profile
Encompass Health Corporation provides facility-based and home-based post-acute healthcare services in the United States. The company operates through two segments, Inpatient Rehabilitation, and Home Health and Hospice. The Inpatient Rehabilitation segment provides specialized rehabilitative treatment on an inpatient and outpatient basis to patients who are recovering from conditions, such as stroke and other neurological disorders, cardiac and pulmonary conditions, brain and spinal cord injuries, complex orthopedic conditions, and amputations.
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