Reviewing Healthways (TVTY) and The Competition
Healthways (NASDAQ: TVTY) is one of 15 public companies in the “Hospitals, Clinics & Primary Care Services” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its rivals? We will compare Healthways to related companies based on the strength of its institutional ownership, dividends, risk, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability and earnings.
This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Healthways and its rivals, as provided by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
Healthways currently has a consensus price target of $45.83, suggesting a potential upside of 30.58%. As a group, “Hospitals, Clinics & Primary Care Services” companies have a potential upside of 30.13%. Given Healthways’ stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe Healthways is more favorable than its rivals.
This table compares Healthways and its rivals’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
Risk and Volatility
Healthways has a beta of 0.27, meaning that its share price is 73% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Healthways’ rivals have a beta of 1.58, meaning that their average share price is 58% more volatile than the S&P 500.
Valuation and Earnings
This table compares Healthways and its rivals top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||NetIncome||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Healthways||$501.00 million||-$129.11 million||23.72|
|Healthways Competitors||$1.06 billion||-$22.56 million||687.75|
Healthways’ rivals have higher revenue and earnings than Healthways. Healthways is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its rivals, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.
Institutional & Insider Ownership
62.8% of shares of all “Hospitals, Clinics & Primary Care Services” companies are owned by institutional investors. 8.4% of Healthways shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 10.8% of shares of all “Hospitals, Clinics & Primary Care Services” companies are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.
Healthways rivals beat Healthways on 7 of the 13 factors compared.
Healthways Company Profile
Tivity Health, Inc., formerly Healthways, Inc., is focused targeted population health for those aged 50 and older. The Company offers three programs: SilverSneakers senior fitness, Prime fitness and WholeHealth Living. The SilverSneakers senior fitness program is offered to members of Medicare Advantage, Medicare Supplement, and Group Retiree plans. The Company also offers Prime fitness, a fitness facility access program, through commercial health plans, employers and insurance exchanges. Its national network of fitness centers delivers both SilverSneakers and Prime fitness. As of December 31, 2016, the Company’s fitness networks encompassed approximately 16,000 participating locations and more than 1,000 alternative locations that provide classes outside of traditional fitness centers. As of December 31, 2016, the Company’s WholeHealth Living network included over 88,000 complementary, alternative, and physical medicine practitioners to serve individuals through health plans.
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