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Chemed Corporation (CHE)

NYSE: CHE · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
483.32 -15.65 (-3.14%)
Nov 26, 2021 1:00 PM EST - Market closed
Market Cap7.44B
Revenue (ttm)2.13B
Net Income (ttm)307.68M
Shares Out15.40M
EPS (ttm)19.06
PE Ratio25.36
Forward PE25.45
Dividend$1.40 (0.29%)
Ex-Dividend DateNov 12, 2021
Volume59,407
Open503.92
Previous Close498.97
Day's Range482.76 - 499.00
52-Week Range403.00 - 560.00
Beta0.46
AnalystsStrong Buy
Price Target576.00 (+19.2%)
Earnings DateOct 28, 2021

About CHE

Chemed Corporation provides hospice and palliative care services to patients through a network of physicians, registered nurses, home health aides, social workers, clergy, and volunteers in the United States. It operates in two segments, VITAS and Roto-Rooter. The company also offers plumbing, drain cleaning, water restoration, and other related services to residential and commercial customers through company-owned branches and independent contractors, and franchised locations. Chemed Corporation was incorporated in 1970 and is headquartered in...

IndustryHealth Care Providers & Services
CEOKevin McNamara
Employees15,544
Stock ExchangeNYSE
Ticker SymbolCHE
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2020, Chemed's revenue was $2.08 billion, an increase of 7.27% compared to the previous year's $1.94 billion. Earnings were $319.47 million, an increase of 45.26%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 3 analysts, the average rating for Chemed stock is "Strong Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 576.00, which is an increase of 19.18% from the latest price.

Price Target
$576.00
(19.18% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Strong Buy

News

Here's Why You Should Add Chemed (CHE) to Your Portfolio Now

Robust performance across the Roto-Rooter segment and sequential growth in VITAS admissions are driving the top line for Chemed (CHE).

2 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Chemed Corporation's Board of Directors Authorizes an Additional $300 Million for Stock Repurchase

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Chemed Corporation (NYSE:CHE) announced today that the Board of Directors has formally authorized an additional $300 million for stock repurchase under Chemed's existing sha...

2 weeks ago - Business Wire

Chemed Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend of 36 Cents

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Chemed Corporation (NYSE:CHE) announced today that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of 36-cents per share on the Company's capital stock, payabl...

3 weeks ago - Business Wire

Chemed Corporation to Present at the 2021 Credit Suisse Virtual Healthcare Conference

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Chemed Corporation (NYSE:CHE) today announced that it will deliver a presentation at the Credit Suisse 30th Annual Virtual Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, November 10, 2...

3 weeks ago - Business Wire

Chemed (CHE) Q3 Earnings Beat Estimates, Full-Year EPS View Up

Chemed (CHE) reports better-than-expected earnings and revenues in the third-quarter 2021, with a solid performance by the Roto-Rooter segment driving the top line.

3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Chemed (CHE) Q3 Earnings and Revenues Top Estimates

Chemed (CHE) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 13.45% and 1.22%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

4 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Chemed Reports Third-Quarter 2021 Results - Full-Year 2021 Earnings Guidance Increased

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Chemed Corporation (Chemed) (NYSE: CHE), which operates VITAS Healthcare Corporation (VITAS), one of the nation's largest providers of end-of-life care, and Roto-Rooter, the...

4 weeks ago - Business Wire

Earnings Preview: Chemed (CHE) Q3 Earnings Expected to Decline

Chemed (CHE) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Chemed To Report Third-Quarter 2021 Earnings October 28, Related Conference Call To Be Held On October 29

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Chemed Corporation (NYSE:CHE) today announced that it will release financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2021, on Thursday, October 28, 2021, following...

1 month ago - Business Wire

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Other symbols:CACC
2 months ago - GuruFocus

Here's Why Chemed (CHE) is a Strong Growth Stock

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2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Chemed (CHE) Moves to Buy: Rationale Behind the Upgrade

Chemed (CHE) might move higher on growing optimism about its earnings prospects, which is reflected by its upgrade to a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Chemed (CHE) Up 1.9% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

Chemed (CHE) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock?

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Chemed (CHE) Upgraded to Buy: Here's Why

Chemed (CHE) has been upgraded to a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), reflecting growing optimism about the company's earnings prospects. This might drive the stock higher in the near term.

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

5 Stocks to Buy as Analysts Initiate Coverage

Increased analyst coverage over the past few weeks might lead to solid price appreciation for stocks like CATY, BIO, CHE, MTLS and ABR.

Other symbols:ABRBIOCATYMTLS
3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Here's Why You Should Add Chemed (CHE) to Your Portfolio Now

Investors are optimistic about Chemed (CHE) on strong segmental growth and raised Roto-Rooter and earnings guidance for 2021.

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Chemed Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend of 36 Cents

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Chemed Corporation (NYSE:CHE) announced today that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of 36-cents per share on the Company's capital stock, payabl...

3 months ago - Business Wire

Chemed (CHE) Q2 Earnings & Revenues Top Estimates, Margins Up

Chemed (CHE) reports better-than-expected earnings and revenues with strong Roto-Rooter segment performance driving the top line in second-quarter 2021.

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Chemed (CHE) Q2 Earnings and Revenues Surpass Estimates

Chemed (CHE) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 3.37% and 0.75%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

4 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Chemed: Q2 Earnings Insights

Shares of Chemed (NYSE:CHE) moved lower in after-market trading after the company reported Q2 results. Quarterly Results Earnings per share were up 4.31% over the past year to $4.60, which beat the esti...

4 months ago - Benzinga

Chemed Reports Second-Quarter 2021 Results - Full-Year 2021 Guidance Increased

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Chemed Corporation Second-Quarter 2021 Earnings

4 months ago - Business Wire

Chemed (CHE) Earnings Expected to Grow: Should You Buy?

Chemed (CHE) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

4 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Chemed To Report Second-Quarter 2021 Earnings July 27, Related Conference Call To Be Held On July 28

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Chemed Corporation (NYSE:CHE) today announced that it will release financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2021, on Tuesday, July 27, 2021, following the clo...

4 months ago - Business Wire

Why Is Chemed (CHE) Up 4.7% Since Last Earnings Report?

Chemed (CHE) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock?

6 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Chemed Corporation to Present at the Jefferies 2021 Virtual Healthcare Conference

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Chemed Corporation (NYSE:CHE) today announced that it will deliver a presentation at the Jefferies 2021 Virtual Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, June 2, 2021, at approxim...

6 months ago - Business Wire