Chemed Corp (CHE)

CHE (NYSE:Health Services) EQUITY
neg -0.44
Today's Range: 137.00 - 139.13 | CHE Avg Daily Volume: 100,000
Last Update: 10/28/16 - 3:59 PM EDT
Volume: 85,915
YTD Performance: -7.50%
Open: $138.59
Previous Close: $138.56
52 Week Range: $124.77 - $160.12
Oustanding Shares: 16,190,702
Market Cap: 2,211,002,265
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TheStreet Ratings Grade for CHE
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 1 1 1 1
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 1 1 1 1
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.00 2.00 2.00 2.00
Latest Dividend: 0.26
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.76%
Dividend Ex-Date: 08/11/16
Price Earnings Ratio: 21.68
Price Earnings Comparisons:
CHE Sector Avg. S&P 500
21.68 21.70 29.30
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-6.99% -10.11% 98.57%
Revenue 6.00 0.10 0.03
Net Income 11.00 0.20 0.07
EPS 13.60 0.40 0.11
Earnings for CHE:
Revenue 1.54B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (12/16) Qtr (03/17) FY (12/16) FY (12/17)
Average Estimate $2.08 $1.79 $7.06 $7.87
Number of Analysts 1 1 1 1
High Estimate $2.08 $1.79 $7.06 $7.87
Low Estimate $2.08 $1.79 $7.06 $7.87
Prior Year $1.90 $1.53 $6.79 $7.06
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 9.47% 16.99% 3.98% 11.47%
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It's one of those things people are going to need regardless of the economy.
A second look at three companies that provide end-of-life care.
Companies that provide end-of-life services have demographics on their side.
Feb 20, 2013 | 8:09 AM EST
Shares of CHE now seen reaching $91, Oppenheimer said. Fourth quarter beat. Outperform rating.
Oct 03, 2012 | 8:39 AM EDT
Shares of CHE now seen reaching $80, Oppenheimer said. Bullish following management meetings. Outperform rating.
These stocks stand to benefit if Americans can accept the fact that rising health care costs aren't magically going away.

Hospice Provider Is Ailing Real Money Pro($)

Recently accused of Medicare fraud, Chemed is facing costly legal problems.
Financial pain caused by a flat yield curve will cascade from the insurance industry into health care.
If only the entire economy felt as well.

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