• Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $170.00
  • Forecasted Upside: 0.11%
  • Number of Analysts: 3
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Analyst Price Target for LHCG

Analyst Price Target is $170.00
▲ +0.11% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 3 analysts offering 12 month price targets for LHC Group in the last 3 months. The average price target is $170.00, with a high forecast of $170.00 and a low forecast of $170.00. The average price target represents a 0.11% upside from the last price of $169.81.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 3 polled investment analysts is to hold stock in LHC Group. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/25/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$190.00 ➝ $170.00Medium
4/12/2022BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight$154.00 ➝ $170.00Low
4/4/2022Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector Perform$172.00 ➝ $170.00Low
3/31/2022Truist FinancialDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
3/30/2022StephensDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal WeightLow
3/30/2022BenchmarkDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldMedium
3/30/2022Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$181.00 ➝ $170.00Medium
3/29/2022William BlairDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformLow
3/10/2022Truist FinancialBoost TargetBuy$175.00 ➝ $185.00High
2/28/2022Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperform$184.00 ➝ $181.00Medium
2/24/2022BenchmarkLower TargetBuy$190.00 ➝ $170.00High
11/10/2021SVB LeerinkBoost TargetMarket Perform$149.00 ➝ $151.00Medium
11/5/2021BarclaysLower TargetEqual Weight$207.00 ➝ $171.00Low
11/5/2021Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperform$191.00 ➝ $184.00High
11/5/2021Royal Bank of CanadaLower TargetOutperform$192.00 ➝ $180.00High
10/26/2021CowenDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$209.00 ➝ $150.00High
10/19/2021Royal Bank of CanadaLower TargetOutperform$253.00 ➝ $192.00High
10/19/2021SVB LeerinkLower TargetMarket Perform$173.00 ➝ $149.00High
10/19/2021Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperform$252.00 ➝ $191.00High
10/19/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuy$245.00 ➝ $190.00High
10/18/2021BenchmarkLower TargetBuy$260.00 ➝ $210.00High
10/13/2021Truist FinancialLower TargetBuy$240.00 ➝ $185.00Low
9/27/2021SVB LeerinkInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$173.00Low
9/23/2021UBS GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$170.00Low
9/22/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuy$260.00 ➝ $245.00Low
9/9/2021CowenInitiated CoverageOutperform$209.00Medium
8/19/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy$260.00Low
8/12/2021BarclaysDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$245.00 ➝ $207.00Low
8/10/2021Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperform$255.00 ➝ $252.00Medium
7/9/2021BenchmarkBoost TargetPositive ➝ Buy$250.00 ➝ $260.00Medium
2/8/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuy$240.00 ➝ $260.00Medium
1/25/2021Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$255.00Low
1/5/2021Truist FinancialBoost Target$245.00 ➝ $260.00N/A
11/17/2020OppenheimerReiterated RatingBuyLow
11/5/2020OppenheimerBoost TargetOutperform$245.00 ➝ $250.00High
10/19/2020OppenheimerBoost TargetOutperform$233.00 ➝ $245.00Medium
8/12/2020UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$170.00 ➝ $210.00Low
8/11/2020StephensBoost TargetOverweight$200.00 ➝ $225.00High
7/9/2020SunTrust BanksBoost TargetBuy$200.00 ➝ $220.00Low
7/1/2020BenchmarkBoost TargetBuy$160.00 ➝ $190.00Medium
6/3/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetPositive ➝ Buy$160.00 ➝ $165.00High
5/21/2020SunTrust BanksBoost TargetBuy$160.00 ➝ $200.00Medium
5/14/2020UBS GroupLower TargetBuy$179.00 ➝ $170.00Low
3/20/2020BenchmarkBoost TargetBuy$144.00 ➝ $160.00High
3/4/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$180.00Medium
3/2/2020StephensLower TargetOverweight$161.00 ➝ $150.00Medium
2/28/2020Robert W. BairdLower TargetNeutral$170.00 ➝ $150.00High
12/6/2019SunTrust BanksBoost TargetBuy$145.00 ➝ $160.00Low
11/7/2019William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformLow
10/21/2019StephensInitiated CoverageOverweight$132.00Low
9/23/2019UBS GroupBoost TargetBuy$133.00 ➝ $136.00Low
9/16/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageBuy$145.00Medium
8/9/2019Royal Bank of CanadaSet TargetBuy$135.00Medium
8/9/2019OppenheimerBoost TargetOutperform$125.00 ➝ $146.00Medium
8/9/2019BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight$113.00 ➝ $120.00Medium
5/13/2019Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperform$130.00Low
5/12/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ HoldLow
5/10/2019UBS GroupSet TargetBuy$133.00Low
5/9/2019Jefferies Financial GroupBoost TargetBuy$125.00 ➝ $130.00High
3/21/2019BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$95.00 ➝ $104.00Low
3/4/2019Robert W. BairdBoost TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$98.00 ➝ $120.00Low
3/1/2019SunTrust BanksBoost TargetBuy$130.00Low
3/1/2019Craig HallumBoost TargetHold$93.00 ➝ $114.00Low
12/14/2018BarclaysInitiated CoverageEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$105.00High
11/15/2018UBS GroupInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$109.00High
11/2/2018Robert W. BairdBoost TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$95.00 ➝ $98.00Low
11/1/2018William BlairReiterated RatingBuyHigh
10/26/2018Craig HallumDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$99.00 ➝ $92.00High
9/18/2018Bank of AmericaSet TargetBuy$119.00Low
9/13/2018SunTrust BanksBoost TargetBuy$115.00Low
9/12/2018Cantor FitzgeraldInitiated CoverageOverweight$117.00Low
8/3/2018Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetSector Perform$101.00Medium
8/3/2018Jefferies Financial GroupBoost TargetBuy$120.00Medium
8/2/2018BenchmarkSet TargetBuy$110.00High
8/2/2018OppenheimerBoost TargetOutperform$85.00 ➝ $110.00High
5/6/2018William BlairReiterated RatingBuyMedium
4/4/2018Craig HallumBoost TargetBuy$70.00 ➝ $80.00High
4/4/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$84.00High
(Data available from 4/1/2018 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.53 (Buy)

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LHC Group logo
LHC Group, Inc. provides post-acute health care services to patients through its home nursing agencies, hospices and long-term acute care hospitals. The company operates through the following business segments: Home Health Services, Hospice Services, Home & Community-Based Services, Facility-Based Services and Healthcare Innovations. The Home Health segment offers a wide range of services, including wound care and dressing changes, cardiac rehabilitation, infusion therapy, pain management, pharmaceutical administration, skilled observation and assessment, and patient education. The Hospice Services segment offer a wide range of services, including pain and symptom management, emotional and spiritual support, inpatient and respite care, homemaker services, and counseling. The Home & Community-Based Services segment are performed by paraprofessional personnel, and include assistance to the elderly, chronically ill, and disabled patients with activities of daily living. The Facility Based Services segment includes long-term acute care hospitals treats patients with severe medical conditions who require a high-level of care and frequent monitoring by physicians and other clinical perso
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Today's Range

Now: $169.81
Low: $169.16
High: $169.83

50 Day Range

MA: $166.14
Low: $156.74
High: $169.81

52 Week Range

Now: $169.81
Low: $115.32
High: $169.84


1,283,600 shs

Average Volume

576,665 shs

Market Capitalization

$5.27 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of LHC Group?

The following Wall Street sell-side analysts have issued research reports on LHC Group in the last year: Barclays PLC, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Royal Bank of Canada, and StockNews.com.
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What is the current price target for LHC Group?

3 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for LHC Group in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $170.00, suggesting a possible upside of 0.1%. Barclays PLC has the highest price target set, predicting LHCG will reach $170.00 in the next twelve months. Barclays PLC has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $170.00 for LHC Group in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for LHC Group?

LHC Group currently has 3 hold ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in LHCG, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact LHC Group's investor relations team?

LHC Group's physical mailing address is 901 HUGH WALLIS ROAD SOUTH, LAFAYETTE LA, 70508. The health services provider's listed phone number is (337) 233-1307 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for LHC Group is www.lhcgroup.com. Learn More about contacing LHC Group investor relations.