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$23.56
Previous Close
$23.48
Day High
$23.68
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$23.01
52 Week High
08/9/13 - $26.90
52 Week Low
06/4/14 - $19.69
Market Cap
410.5M
Average Volume 10 Days
43.4K
EPS TTM
$1.23
Shares Outstanding
17.8M
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lhc group inc (LHCG) Details

LHC Group, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides post-acute continuum of care primarily for Medicare beneficiaries in the United States. The company operates through two segments, Home-Based Services and Facility-Based Services. The Home-Based Services segment offers home nursing services, including wound care and dressing changes, cardiac rehabilitation, infusion therapy, pain management, pharmaceutical administration, skilled observation and assessment, patient education, skilled nursing, community-based, and medically-oriented social services, as well as physical, occupational, and speech therapy. It also offers hospice services, including pain and symptom management accompanied by palliative medication, emotional and spiritual support, inpatient and respite care, homemaker services, dietary counseling, family bereavement counseling, and social worker visits. This segment offers home-based services through home nursing agencies and hospices. The Facility-Based Services segment operates long-term acute care hospitals that provide treatment for patients with severe medical conditions who require a high-level of care and frequent monitoring by physicians and other clinical personnel; and to be treated in a non-acute setting. As of December 31, 2013, it owned and/or operated 300 home-based service locations with 255 home nursing agency locations, 34 hospices, 3 specialty agencies, and 5 private duty agencies, as well as managed 3 home nursing agencies; and facility-based service locations, including 6 long-term acute care hospitals, 1 pharmacy, and 1 family health center. The company has operations in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, and Wisconsin. LHC Group, Inc. was founded in 1994 and is based in Lafayette, Louisiana.

5,268 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/6/14
Founded in 1994

lhc group inc (LHCG) Top Compensated Officers

Co-Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Offi...
Total Annual Compensation: $655.0K
President and Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $500.0K
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and...
Total Annual Compensation: $335.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

lhc group inc (LHCG) Key Developments

LHC Group, Inc. Announces Consolidated Unaudited Financial Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2014; Reaffirms Earnings Guidance for the Year 2014

LHC Group, Inc. announced consolidated unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported net service revenue of $163,681,000 against $161,953,000 a year ago. Operating income was $8,373,000 against $13,165,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes and non controlling interest was $8,018,000 against $12,805,000 a year ago. Net income attributable to company's common stockholder was $4,068,000 against $6,286,000 a year ago. Earnings per basic and diluted share were $0.24 against $0.37 a year ago, which includes a negative $0.05 impact from weather related closures, as compared with $0.37 for the same period in 2013. Net cash provided by operating activities was $6,103,000 against $14,069,000 a year ago. Purchases of property, building and equipment was $1,520,000 against $1,151,000 a year ago. The company announced that it is reaffirming its full year 2014 guidance, for net service revenue in the range of $700 million to $720 million and fully diluted earnings per share in the range of $1.15 to $1.35. This guidance includes the negative impact from the Medicare Home Health Prospective Payment System for 2014 (estimated to be an approximate $0.17 reduction in fully diluted earnings per share for 2014) and the positive impact of the recently closed acquisition of the home health, hospice and community-based services operations of Deaconess HomeCare and Elk Valley Health Services (estimated to be accretive to fully diluted earnings per share for 2014 of between approximately $0.05 and $0.10). This guidance, however, does not take into account the impact of other future reimbursement changes, if any, future acquisitions or share repurchases, if made, de novo locations, if opened, or future legal expenses, if necessary. Effective tax rate to continue to be between 41.5% and 42%.

LHC Group, Inc., Annual General Meeting, Jun 19, 2014

LHC Group, Inc., Annual General Meeting, Jun 19, 2014., at 10:00 Central Standard Time. Location: 420 West Pinhook Road. Agenda: To elect the three Class III director nominees, who are named in the accompanying proxy statement, nominated by board of directors to serve for a term of three years and until their successors are elected and qualified; to adopt, on an advisory basis, a resolution approving the compensation of named executive officers; to ratify the selection of KPMG LLP as independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014; and to transact such other business as may properly come before the annual meeting or any adjournment or postponement thereof.

LHC Group, Inc. to Report Q1, 2014 Results on May 07, 2014

LHC Group, Inc. announced that they will report Q1, 2014 results on May 07, 2014

 

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