StockScouter

The StockScouter® System is a proprietary stock scoring model which covers U.S. companies listed on the major exchanges. The 10 (best) to 1 (worst) score is derived from Fundamental, Technical, Ownership, and Valuation sub-models in combination with a Risk model which assesses the expected risk and return.

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LHCG LHC GROUP INCORPORATED StockScouter® Report

8

StockScouter® Score

LHC GROUP INCORPORATED, a mid cap growth company in the healthcare sector, is expected to outperform the market over the next six months with slightly less than average risk

10 is the best possible rating. Learn more.

Summary

Positives

  • The multi-period measure of relative price change and consistency is well above average. Positive
  • The 50-day moving average for LHCG is above its 200-day moving average. Positive
  • Earnings growth in the past year is holding steady compared to earnings growth in the past three years. Neutral

 

Concerns

  • One or more analysts has modestly decreased quarterly earnings estimates for LHCG. Negative

 

Short-term Outlook

Over the next 1-2 months, StockScouter forecasts that mid cap stocks will be in favor, growth stocks will be in favor, and healthcare stocks will be in favor.

Expected Risk/Return

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Core Model Grades

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A

Previous Ratings

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