News headlines about Addus HomeCare Corporation (NASDAQ:ADUS) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Addus HomeCare Corporation earned a media sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the company an impact score of 47.1039699144712 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

A number of equities research analysts have recently weighed in on ADUS shares. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. reissued a “buy” rating and set a $45.00 target price on shares of Addus HomeCare Corporation in a report on Tuesday, August 29th. Zacks Investment Research raised Addus HomeCare Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $39.00 target price for the company in a report on Thursday, August 17th. BidaskClub downgraded Addus HomeCare Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, July 27th. Robert W. Baird reissued a “hold” rating and set a $40.00 target price on shares of Addus HomeCare Corporation in a report on Thursday, August 24th. Finally, ValuEngine raised Addus HomeCare Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 1st. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Addus HomeCare Corporation has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $41.33.

Shares of Addus HomeCare Corporation (NASDAQ:ADUS) opened at $33.75 on Friday. Addus HomeCare Corporation has a twelve month low of $29.90 and a twelve month high of $40.75. The company has a current ratio of 2.68, a quick ratio of 2.68 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.23. The firm has a market capitalization of $392.57, a price-to-earnings ratio of 22.80, a PEG ratio of 1.58 and a beta of 0.19.

Addus HomeCare Corporation (NASDAQ:ADUS) last posted its earnings results on Monday, November 6th. The company reported $0.42 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.38 by $0.04. Addus HomeCare Corporation had a return on equity of 10.35% and a net margin of 4.30%. The company had revenue of $108.60 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $108.99 million. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.39 earnings per share. The company’s revenue was up 4.9% on a year-over-year basis. research analysts forecast that Addus HomeCare Corporation will post 1.42 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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About Addus HomeCare Corporation

Addus HomeCare Corporation is a provider of personal care services, which are provided primarily in the home. The Company’s personal care services include assistance with bathing, grooming, oral care, skincare, assistance with feeding and dressing, medication reminders, meal planning and preparation, housekeeping and transportation services and other activities of daily living.

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