Select Medical Holdings Corporation (SEM) looking to reclaim success with recent performance

With 0.65 million shares changed hands, the volume of the stock remained heavier than its average volume of 0.57 million shares. During the session, the Medical Care Facilities company that operates in wider Healthcare sector, reached to the highest price of $35.08 whereas the lowest price it dropped to was $34.1575. The 52-week range on SEM shows that it touched its highest point at $34.30 and its lowest point at $21.28 during that stretch. It currently has a 1-year price target of $38.00. With its current market cap of 4.54 billion, SEM has annualized dividend of $0.62 while the current yield stands at 1.79%. SEM paid its most recent dividend on 1715731200, while the ex-dividend date for that was 1715731200. Beta for the stock currently stands at 1.43.

Price Performance and Earnings:

Stock performance is one of the indicators that investors use to determine whether they will profit from a stock. The price performance of SEM was up-trending over the past week, with a rise of 6.33%, but this was up by 27.96% over a month. Three-month performance surged to 30.25% while six-month performance rose 59.67%. The stock gained 23.61% in the past year, while it has gained 48.60% so far this year. A look at the trailing 12-month EPS for SEM yields 2.11 with Next year EPS estimates of 2.25. For the next quarter, that number is 0.61. This implies an EPS growth rate of 4.85% for this year and 7.77% for next year. EPS is expected to grow by 31.82% annually over the next five years; however, over the past five years, the company experienced an annual growth rate of 13.25%.

Float and Shares Shorts:

At present, 128.37 million SEM shares are outstanding with a float of 101.56 million shares on hand for trading. On 2024-04-30, short shares totaled 2.14 million, which was 165.0 higher than short shares on 1711584000. In addition to Mr. Robert A. Ortenzio as the firm’s Co-Founder & Executive Chairman, Mr. David S. Chernow serves as its Chief Executive Officer.

Institutional Ownership:

Through their ownership of 0.76929003 of SEM’s outstanding shares, institutional investors have minority control over the company.

An Overview of Recent Financials:

Understanding a company as a customer does not mean you will understand it as an investor. The wise investor uses quantitative research to analyze metrics such as revenue, net income, and earnings. In its fiscal quarter reported on 2024-03-31, SEM reported revenue of $1788809000.0 and operating income of $193967000.0. The EBITDA in the recently reported quarter was $258457000.0 and diluted EPS was $0.75.

Analysts Ratings:

Reading analyst opinions is an effective way to decide where to invest, and there are several opinions available for SEM since 0 analysts follow the stock currently. In the same way, a target price assigned to a stock can also reveal much about its potential.