Genesis Healthcare Inc. (GEN) Trading Up 3.5%
Genesis Healthcare Inc. (NYSE:GEN)’s share price was up 3.5% on Tuesday . The stock traded as high as $2.10 and last traded at $2.08, with a volume of 129,908 shares. The stock had previously closed at $2.01.
Several equities analysts have weighed in on GEN shares. Stephens downgraded Genesis Healthcare from an “overweight” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 11th. Royal Bank Of Canada dropped their price target on Genesis Healthcare from $5.00 to $3.00 and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a research report on Monday, May 16th. Finally, Bank of America Corp. downgraded Genesis Healthcare from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research report on Monday, May 16th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $4.40.
The company’s 50 day moving average price is $1.96 and its 200 day moving average price is $2.03. The firm’s market capitalization is $183.31 million.
Genesis Healthcare (NYSE:GEN) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 4th. The company reported ($0.26) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.01 by $0.27. The company earned $1.44 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.40 billion. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.14 earnings per share. Genesis Healthcare’s quarterly revenue was up 1.3% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts expect that Genesis Healthcare Inc. will post ($0.01) EPS for the current year.
Genesis Healthcare, Inc, formerly Skilled Healthcare Group, Inc, is a holding company that provides post-acute care. The Company operates through three segments: inpatient services, which includes the operation of skilled nursing facilities and assisted or senior living facilities; rehabilitation therapy services, which includes its integrated and third-party rehabilitation and respiratory therapy services, and all other services, including physician services and other healthcare related services.
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