Home Health & Hospice Weekly News Roundup

Our weekly list of news, reports, and information about home health and hospice care. Learn about new studies, trends, CMS regulations and more.

LHC Group (NASDAQ:LHCG) Lifted to “Buy” at BidaskClub

BidaskClub upgraded shares of LHC Group (NASDAQ:LHCG) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report released on Thursday, August 16th. LHCG has been the topic of several other reports. Oppenheimer lifted their price target on LHC Group from $85.00 to $110.00 and gave the company an outperform rating in a research report on Thursday, August 2nd.

Elderly Care Market 2018 Global Key Country Analysis: Genesis HealthCare, LHC Group, Inc., Kindred Healthcare, Encompass Health, Bayada Home Health Care, Almost Family Inc, Amedisys, Extendicare, Philips, Interim HealthCare Inc., Trinity Health

CAGR values are jumping for the good in the Elderly Care Market which in turn is making the sales, import, export and revenue grow. The report provides with a thorough analysis on what the conditions are for the Healthcare IT industry because of the Elderly Care Market. The report is also a detailed analysis on what the market definition, classifications, applications and market trends are along with these it also provides with the market’s drivers and restrains by using the help of SWOT analysis. The Elderly Care Market is highly dependent on the top players and brands this report provides with detailed company profiles of those players and brands and showing what their moves are when it comes to developments, product launches, joint ventures, merges and accusations, all the while also providing with figures for the forecast years of 2018-2025.

Amedisys Inc (AMED) Breaks into New 52-Week High on August 27 Session

Shares of Amedisys Inc (AMED) broke into a new 52-week high yesterday, hitting a peak of $126.30. Shares closed at $124.76 after opening at $125.65 for a move of 0.22%. The company now has a market cap of $3.97 billion.

Gardner Lewis Asset Management LP Invests $45.08 Million in Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (KND)

Gardner Lewis Asset Management L P bought a new stake in shares of Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:KND) during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor bought 5,009,354 shares of the health services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $45,084,000. Kindred Healthcare comprises about 3.4% of Gardner Lewis Asset Management L P’s holdings, making the stock its 12th biggest position. Gardner Lewis Asset Management L P owned 5.49% of Kindred Healthcare at the end of the most recent reporting period.