Published On: Wed, Oct 19th, 2016

Latest Analyst Reports On LHC Group


Recently stock market analysts have updated their consensus ratings on shares of LHC Group (NASDAQ:LHCG).

Most recent broker ratings

09/12/2016 – LHC Group had its “outperform” rating reiterated by analysts at Oppenheimer. They now have a USD 46 price target on the stock.

06/17/2016 – LHC Group had its “overweight” rating reiterated by analysts at Stephens. They now have a USD 55 price target on the stock.

02/29/2016 – LHC Group had its “overweight” rating reiterated by analysts at Piper Jaffray. They now have a USD 55 price target on the stock.

02/05/2016 – Jefferies began new coverage on LHC Group giving the company a “buy” rating. They now have a USD 45 price target on the stock.

11/27/2015 – LHC Group had its “sector perform” rating reiterated by analysts at RBC Capital. They now have a USD 47 price target on the stock.

09/01/2015 – Wells Fargo began new coverage on LHC Group giving the company a “outperform” rating.

05/11/2015 – LHC Group was upgraded to “buy” by analysts at Zacks. They now have a USD 39 price target on the stock.

02/26/2015 – LHC Group had its “outperform” rating reiterated by analysts at Credit Suisse. They now have a USD 36 price target on the stock.

01/23/2015 – LHC Group had its “market outperform” rating reiterated by analysts at Avondale Partners. They now have a USD 36 price target on the stock.

11/19/2014 – LHC Group was upgraded to “neutral” by analysts at Robert W. Baird. They now have a USD 26 price target on the stock.

05/12/2014 – LHC Group had its “hold” rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank. They now have a USD 24 price target on the stock.

03/07/2014 – LHC Group had its “neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at SunTrust. They now have a USD 24 price target on the stock.

03/03/2014 – LHC Group was upgraded to “buy” by analysts at Thomson Reuters/Verus.

11/08/2013 – LHC Group was downgraded to “hold” by analysts at TheStreet.

LHC Group has a 50 day moving average of 36.66 and a 200 day moving average of 40.13. The stock’s market capitalization is 678.74M, it has a 52-week low of 32.77 and a 52-week high of 49.34.

The share price of the company (NASDAQ:LHCG) was up +2.75%, with a high of 37.51 during the day and the volume of LHC Group shares traded was 60842.

LHC Group, Inc. is a holding company. The Company provides post-acute healthcare services to patients through its home nursing agencies, community-based services agencies and long-term acute care hospitals (LTACHs). The Company operates through four segments: home health services, hospice services, community-based services and facility-based services. Through its home health services segment, the Company offers a range of services, including skilled nursing, medically-oriented social services, and physical, occupational and speech therapy. Through its hospice services segment, the Company offers a range of services, including pain and symptom management, emotional and spiritual support, inpatient and respite care, homemaker services and counseling. The Company’s community-based service operations offer a range of services to patients in their home or in a medical facility. The Company provides facility-based services principally through its LTACHs.