National HealthCare (NYSEAMERICAN:NHC) is scheduled to be announcing its earnings results on Tuesday, February 13th.

National HealthCare (NYSEAMERICAN:NHC) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 9th. The company reported $0.75 EPS for the quarter. National HealthCare had a return on equity of 6.60% and a net margin of 4.62%. The firm had revenue of $241.99 million during the quarter.

Shares of National HealthCare (NYSEAMERICAN:NHC) opened at $57.73 on Tuesday. National HealthCare has a one year low of $57.60 and a one year high of $75.70. The company has a market capitalization of $928.22, a P/E ratio of 18.04 and a beta of 0.40.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, March 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 29th will be paid a $0.48 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 28th. This represents a $1.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.33%. National HealthCare’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 60.00%.

Separately, BidaskClub upgraded National HealthCare from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 18th.

In related news, Director James Paul Abernathy sold 800 shares of National HealthCare stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $64.00, for a total transaction of $51,200.00. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 23,478 shares in the company, valued at $1,502,592. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Also, SVP Jeffrey Russell Smith sold 1,499 shares of National HealthCare stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 29th. The stock was sold at an average price of $67.06, for a total value of $100,522.94. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

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National HealthCare Company Profile

National HealthCare Corporation (NHC) is engaged in the operation of skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, independent living facilities and homecare programs. The Company is engaged in the post-acute healthcare industry segment. Its business activities include providing sub-acute and post-acute skilled nursing care, intermediate nursing care, rehabilitative care, memory and Alzheimer’s care, senior living services, and home healthcare services.

Earnings History for National HealthCare (NYSEAMERICAN:NHC)

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