NASDAQ:LHCG - LHC Group Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $213.60
  • Forecasted Upside: 46.91 %
  • Number of Analysts: 10
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 3 Hold Ratings
  • 7 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$145.40
▲ +1.77 (1.23%)

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Analyst Price Target for LHCG

Analyst Price Target is $213.60
▲ +46.91% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 10 analysts offering 12 month price targets for LHC Group in the last 3 months. The average price target is $213.60, with a high forecast of $260.00 and a low forecast of $170.00. The average price target represents a 46.91% upside from the last price of $145.40.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 10 polled investment analysts is to buy stock in LHC Group. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 3 hold ratings
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4/26/2020
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7/25/2020
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10/23/2020
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1/21/2021
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4/21/2021
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7/20/2021
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9/18/2021
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10/18/2021

Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/13/2021TruistLower Price TargetBuy$240.00 ➝ $185.00Low
10/13/2021Truist SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuy$240.00 ➝ $185.00Medium
9/27/2021SVB LeerinkInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$173.00Low
9/23/2021UBS GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$170.00Low
9/22/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price 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 Price TargetOutperform$255.00 ➝ $252.00Medium
7/9/2021BenchmarkBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Buy$250.00 ➝ $260.00Medium
2/8/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$240.00 ➝ $260.00Medium
1/25/2021Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$255.00Low
1/5/2021TruistBoost Price Target$245.00 ➝ $260.00N/A
11/17/2020OppenheimerReiterated RatingBuyLow
11/5/2020OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$245.00 ➝ $250.00High
10/19/2020OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$233.00 ➝ $245.00Medium
8/12/2020UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$170.00 ➝ $210.00Low
8/11/2020StephensBoost Price TargetOverweight$200.00 ➝ $225.00High
7/9/2020SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy$200.00 ➝ $220.00Low
7/1/2020BenchmarkBoost Price TargetBuy$160.00 ➝ $190.00Medium
6/3/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Buy$160.00 ➝ $165.00High
5/21/2020SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy$160.00 ➝ $200.00Medium
5/14/2020UBS GroupLower Price TargetBuy$179.00 ➝ $170.00Low
3/20/2020BenchmarkBoost Price TargetBuy$144.00 ➝ $160.00High
3/4/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$180.00Medium
3/2/2020StephensLower Price TargetOverweight$161.00 ➝ $150.00Medium
2/28/2020Robert W. BairdLower Price TargetNeutral$170.00 ➝ $150.00High
12/6/2019SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy$145.00 ➝ $160.00Low
11/7/2019William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformLow
10/21/2019StephensInitiated CoverageOverweight$132.00Low
9/23/2019UBS GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$133.00 ➝ $136.00Low
9/16/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageBuy$145.00Medium
8/9/2019Royal Bank of CanadaSet Price TargetBuy$135.00Medium
8/9/2019OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$125.00 ➝ $146.00Medium
8/9/2019BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$113.00 ➝ $120.00Medium
5/13/2019Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$130.00Low
5/12/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ HoldLow
5/10/2019UBS GroupSet Price TargetBuy$133.00Low
5/9/2019Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$125.00 ➝ $130.00High
3/21/2019BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$95.00 ➝ $104.00Low
3/4/2019Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$98.00 ➝ $120.00Low
3/1/2019SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy$130.00Low
3/1/2019Craig HallumBoost Price 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 Price 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 Price TargetBuy$119.00Low
9/13/2018SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy$115.00Low
9/12/2018Cantor FitzgeraldInitiated CoverageOverweight$117.00Low
8/3/2018Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$101.00Medium
8/3/2018Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$120.00Medium
8/2/2018BenchmarkSet Price TargetBuy$110.00High
8/2/2018OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$85.00 ➝ $110.00High
5/6/2018William BlairReiterated RatingBuyMedium
4/4/2018Craig HallumBoost Price TargetBuy$70.00 ➝ $80.00High
4/4/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$84.00High
3/2/2018StephensSet Price TargetBuy$74.00Low
12/7/2017OppenheimerReiterated RatingBuy$85.00Low
11/28/2017Robert W. BairdSet Price TargetHold$71.00Low
11/21/2017William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformN/A
11/17/2017OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$80.00 ➝ $85.00N/A
11/10/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$69.00N/A
11/7/2017OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$68.00 ➝ $80.00N/A
11/7/2017Craig HallumReiterated RatingBuy$67.00 ➝ $80.00N/A
11/7/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$70.00 ➝ $81.00N/A
11/7/2017Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetHold ➝ Buy$68.00 ➝ $83.00N/A
11/3/2017SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingBuy$75.00N/A
9/12/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$63.00Low
9/6/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$70.00Low
8/21/2017Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$76.00Low
8/4/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$68.00Medium
7/18/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$69.00Low
6/13/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuyLow
6/9/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$65.00Low
6/8/2017BenchmarkBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$63.00 ➝ $72.00Medium
5/15/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$69.00N/A
5/15/2017Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$56.00 ➝ $65.00N/A
5/8/2017OppenheimerReiterated RatingOutperform$55.00 ➝ $68.00Low
5/6/2017StephensSet Price TargetBuy$69.00Low
5/5/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$69.00Low
5/5/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$56.00 ➝ $65.00Medium
3/11/2017Craig HallumSet Price TargetBuy$57.00High
3/10/2017Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Outperform$44.00 ➝ $58.00High
3/10/2017Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector Perform$44.00 ➝ $58.00High
3/10/2017SunTrust BanksUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$50.00 ➝ $56.00High
1/27/2017BenchmarkInitiated CoverageBuy$55.00N/A
12/16/2016Craig HallumInitiated CoverageBuy$50.00N/A
(Data available from 10/18/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.23 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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3/22/2021
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4/21/2021
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5/21/2021
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6/20/2021
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8/19/2021
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9/18/2021
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10/18/2021

Current Sentiment

  • 4 very positive mentions
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  • 7 negative mentions
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Recent Stories by Sentiment

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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 skilled nursing, private duty nursing, physical, occupational and speech therapy, medically-oriented social services and hospice care. 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 personnel by operating an institutional pharmacy, wh
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Today's Range

Now: $145.40
Low: $143.10
High: $146.45

50 Day Range

MA: $168.15
Low: $135.12
High: $188.86

52 Week Range

Now: $145.40
Low: $133.74
High: $236.81

Volume

296,400 shs

Average Volume

187,691 shs

Market Capitalization

$4.60 billion

P/E Ratio

38.98

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

0.36

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, Benchmark Co., Cowen Inc, Credit Suisse Group AG, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Oppenheimer Holdings Inc., SVB Leerink LLC, Truist, Truist Securities, UBS Group AG, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for LHC Group?

10 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for LHC Group in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $213.60, suggesting a possible upside of 46.9%. Benchmark Co. has the highest price target set, predicting LHCG will reach $260.00 in the next twelve months. UBS Group AG 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 and 7 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe LHCG will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of LHC Group.
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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.