Amedisys Inc (AMED)

AMED (NASDAQ:Health Services) EQUITY
pos +0.27
Today's Range: 43.04 - 44.28 | AMED Avg Daily Volume: 268,300
Last Update: 10/25/16 - 4:00 PM EDT
Volume: 291,991
YTD Performance: 10.99%
Open: $43.48
Previous Close: $43.64
52 Week Range: $31.16 - $54.42
Oustanding Shares: 33,547,460
Market Cap: 1,471,391,596
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TheStreet Ratings Grade for AMED
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 4 4 4 5
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 5 5 5 4
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.11 2.11 2.11 1.89
Latest Dividend: 0.00
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.00%
Dividend Ex-Date: 12/31/69
Price Earnings Ratio: 37.81
Price Earnings Comparisons:
AMED Sector Avg. S&P 500
37.81 38.10 12.90
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-18.31% 13.20% 149.94%
Revenue 6.30 -0.10 -0.05
Net Income -100.00 -1.00 0.00
EPS -100.00 -1.00 0.00
Earnings for AMED:
Revenue 1.28B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/16) Qtr (12/16) FY (12/16) FY (12/17)
Average Estimate $0.45 $0.51 $1.71 $2.17
Number of Analysts 6 6 6 6
High Estimate $0.46 $0.55 $1.74 $2.21
Low Estimate $0.43 $0.46 $1.66 $2.07
Prior Year $0.34 $0.40 $1.48 $1.71
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 31.86% 27.92% 15.32% 27.05%
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It's apparently not all doom and gloom in the private-equity realm of stock picking these days.
Feb 08, 2016 | 7:15 AM EST
AMED was upgraded from Perform to Outperform, Oppenheimer said. $40 price target. Stock has pulled back, but the outlook has improved u...
It's one of those things people are going to need regardless of the economy.
Jun 19, 2015 | 7:01 AM EDT
AMED was upgraded to Buy from Hold, Jefferies said. $48 price target. New management team brings renewed energy and direction that...
Jun 09, 2015 | 7:42 AM EDT
AMED was upgraded from Hold to Buy, Deutsche Bank said. $41 price target. New management can improve the company's growth profile. ...
A second look at three companies that provide end-of-life care.
Companies that provide end-of-life services have demographics on their side.
Sep 13, 2012 | 8:21 AM EDT
Shares of AMED now seen reaching $14, Jefferies said. Estimates also raised on improving admissions trends. Hold rating.
May 09, 2012 | 8:32 AM EDT
Shares of AMED now seen reaching $15, Jefferies said. Estimates also lowered on reimbursement uncertainty. Hold rating.
These stocks stand to benefit if Americans can accept the fact that rising health care costs aren't magically going away.

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