Almost Family Inc (AFAM) Set to Announce Earnings on Tuesday
Almost Family Inc (NASDAQ:AFAM) is scheduled to issue its quarterly earnings data after the market closes on Tuesday, November 7th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.44 per share for the quarter.
Almost Family (NASDAQ:AFAM) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, August 8th. The company reported $0.56 EPS for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.56. Almost Family had a net margin of 2.43% and a return on equity of 7.09%. The firm had revenue of $200.70 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $205.48 million. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.61 EPS. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 28.7% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts expect Almost Family to post $2 EPS for the current fiscal year and $3 EPS for the next fiscal year.
Almost Family Inc (NASDAQ AFAM) traded up $0.20 during trading on Monday, hitting $51.15. 21,813 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 137,199. Almost Family Inc has a 1 year low of $38.05 and a 1 year high of $62.95. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.28, a quick ratio of 2.40 and a current ratio of 2.40. The company has a market cap of $711.47, a PE ratio of 21.59, a P/E/G ratio of 2.26 and a beta of 0.40.
In other news, SVP John Shermyen sold 2,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, September 28th. The shares were sold at an average price of $52.00, for a total transaction of $104,000.00. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now owns 79,864 shares in the company, valued at approximately $4,152,928. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Company insiders own 13.10% of the company’s stock.
AFAM has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. Royal Bank Of Canada reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Almost Family in a research report on Wednesday, October 11th. ValuEngine raised shares of Almost Family from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, September 1st. Jefferies Group LLC reissued a “buy” rating and set a $58.00 target price on shares of Almost Family in a research report on Friday. BidaskClub cut shares of Almost Family from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, July 24th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Almost Family from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, September 20th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company. Almost Family currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $56.50.
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About Almost Family
Almost Family, Inc is a provider of home healthcare services. The Company has two divisions: Home Health and Healthcare Innovations (HCI). The Home Health division consists of two segments: Visiting Nurse Services (VN or Visiting Nurse) and Personal Care Services (PC or Personal Care). The VN segment provides a range of Medicare-certified home health nursing services to patients in need of recuperative care, following a period of hospitalization or care in another type of inpatient facility.
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