Morningstar‘s Stock Analysis EHC
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Company Profile EHC
Encompass Health Corp provides post-acute healthcare services in the United States through a network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, home health agencies and hospice agencies. It operates in two segments: inpatient rehabilitation and home health and hospice. The Inpatient rehabilitation segment contributes the majority of the firm's revenue and provides specialized rehabilitative treatment through a network of inpatient hospitals. These hospitals are concentrated in the eastern half of the United States and Texas. The Home health and hospital segment provides skilled home health services through agencies concentrated in the southeastern United States and Texas, which include nursing, physical, occupational, and speech therapy, social work, and hospice services.
Birmingham, AL, 35242
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FAQs for Encompass Health Corp Stock
Yes. EHC has a forward dividend yield of 1.05%.
EHC’s full dividends and stock split history
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EHC’s market cap is 5.60 Bil.
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EHC’s stock style is Small Value.
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High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.
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EHC’s price/sales is 1.07.
Price/sales represents the amount an investor is willing to pay for a dollar generated from a particular company’s sales or revenues.
EHC’s price/forward earnings is 16.92.
Forward P/E gives some indication of how cheap or expensive a stock is compared with consensus earnings estimates. The lower the Forward P/E, the cheaper the stock.
EHC’s price/book is 4.67.
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EHC’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
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