The Ensign Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:ENSG)
February 21st, 2019
Amidst falling markets The Ensign Group, Inc. closed Thursday up 0.04%, a $0.02 increase to close on $53.56. Furthermore it hit a new 52 week high of $53.92. The stock continues to trade well at 107.60% of its 52 week low of $25.80.
Results from 6 analysts suggest that The Ensign Group, Inc. could go down somewhat (-13.47%), while Finbox has calculated (with low uncertainty) a fair value price of $43.64.
The market sectors were mixed Thursday with a majority of the sectors trending down. Utilities saw the biggest increase of the day (0.75%), while Energy saw the biggest drop (-1.55%). Industrials has seen the biggest year-to-date gain at 17.76%.
Energy and Healthcare both saw turn arounds from their five day positive performance, Energy with a drop of -1.55%.
- Utilities went up with a 0.75% change.
- Consumer Staples went up with a 0.28% change.
- Real Estate went up with a 0.14% change.
- Information Technology went up with a 0.05% change.
- Consumer Discretionary went down with a -0.20% change.
- Industrials went down with a -0.41% change.
- Materials went down with a -0.41% change.
- Financials went down with a -0.45% change.
- Communication Services went down with a -0.63% change.
- Healthcare went down with a -0.88% change.
- Energy went down with a -1.55% change.
The Ensign Group, Inc. Info
The Ensign Group, Inc. provides health care services in the post-acute care continuum and other ancillary businesses in the United States. It operates through three segments: Transitional and Skilled Services; Assisted and Independent Living Services; and Home Health and Hospice Services. The Transitional and Skilled Services segment offers a range of medical, nursing, rehabilitative, and pharmacy services, as well as routine services, including daily dietary, social, and recreational services to Medicaid, private pay, managed care, and Medicare payors. The Assisted and Independent Living Services segment provides residential accommodations, activities, meals, security, housekeeping, and assistance in the activities of daily living to independent seniors. The Home Health and Hospice Services segment offers nursing, speech, occupational and physical therapists, medical social workers, and certified home health aide services; and hospice care services, such as physical, spiritual, and psychosocial services comprising palliative and clinical care, education, and counseling for terminally ill individuals and their families. The company also provides mobile ancillary services that include digital x-ray, ultrasound, electrocardiograms, sub-acute services, and patient transportation. As of November 1, 2018, it had 244 healthcare facilities, 21 hospice agencies, 22 home health agencies, and 6 home care businesses in California, Arizona, Texas, Washington, Utah, Idaho, Colorado, Nevada, Iowa, Nebraska, Oregon, Wisconsin, Kansas, South Carolina, Oklahoma, and Wyoming. The company was founded in 1999 and is based in Mission Viejo, California.
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