Encompass Health (AMEX:EHC) had its price objective lifted by JMP Securities to $85.00 in a report released on Wednesday morning, The Fly reports. They currently have an outperform rating on the stock.

Several other equities analysts also recently commented on EHC. BMO Capital Markets boosted their price objective on Encompass Health from $85.00 to $88.00 and gave the company an outperform rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 14th. UBS Group boosted their price objective on Encompass Health from $80.00 to $87.00 and gave the company a buy rating in a research report on Friday, January 10th. Mizuho restated a buy rating and issued a $84.00 price objective (up from $76.00) on shares of Encompass Health in a research report on Thursday, January 16th. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Jefferies Financial Group boosted their target price on Encompass Health from to in a research report on Monday, January 13th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group boosted their target price on Encompass Health from $77.00 to $89.00 and gave the stock an outperform rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 15th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and thirteen have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus price target of $79.13.

Encompass Health has a 52-week low of $40.86 and a 52-week high of $59.29.

Encompass Health (AMEX:EHC) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October 28th. The company reported $0.93 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.89 by $0.04. The business had revenue of $1.16 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $1.15 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.91 earnings per share. Encompass Health’s revenue was up 8.8% on a year-over-year basis.

Encompass Health Company Profile

Encompass Health Corporation, formerly HealthSouth Corporation, is a provider of post-acute healthcare services, offering both facility-based and home-based post-acute services in 35 states and Puerto Rico through its network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, home health agencies and hospice agencies.

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