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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 6/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.13
LPNT's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
65% of the 211 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 0.34 vs. LPNT: 0.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
LPNT' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.09 Max: N/A
Current: 0.13
Equity to Asset 0.40
LPNT's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
55% of the 202 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. LPNT: 0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
LPNT' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.2  Med: 0.44 Max: 0.59
Current: 0.4
0.2
0.59
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 2.24
M-Score: -2.58
WACC vs ROIC
7.06%
6.20%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 8/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 8.30
LPNT's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 210 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 7.02 vs. LPNT: 8.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
LPNT' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -1.3  Med: 12.06 Max: 16.15
Current: 8.3
-1.3
16.15
Net-margin (%) 2.70
LPNT's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 212 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 3.29 vs. LPNT: 2.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
LPNT' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -4.37  Med: 4.48 Max: 8.6
Current: 2.7
-4.37
8.6
ROE (%) 5.93
LPNT's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 196 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 8.74 vs. LPNT: 5.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
LPNT' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -6.84  Med: 8.24 Max: 18.96
Current: 5.93
-6.84
18.96
ROA (%) 2.33
LPNT's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 215 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 3.45 vs. LPNT: 2.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
LPNT' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -1.81  Med: 3.69 Max: 10.15
Current: 2.33
-1.81
10.15
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 13.88
LPNT's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 211 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 15.85 vs. LPNT: 13.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
LPNT' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 9.2  Med: 18.60 Max: 30.19
Current: 13.88
9.2
30.19
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 16.80
LPNT's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 8.20 vs. LPNT: 16.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
LPNT' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0  Med: 10.35 Max: 28.2
Current: 16.8
0
28.2
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 7.10
LPNT's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 119 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 7.80 vs. LPNT: 7.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
LPNT' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 4  Med: 9.70 Max: 68.4
Current: 7.1
4
68.4
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -5.80
LPNT's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
74% of the 113 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 9.90 vs. LPNT: -5.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
LPNT' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -5.8  Med: 7.95 Max: 46.2
Current: -5.8
-5.8
46.2
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Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q3 2014

LPNT Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Jim Simons 176,530 sh (+166.14%)
Diamond Hill Capital 421,853 sh (+12.64%)
Paul Tudor Jones 13,600 sh (-12.82%)
Larry Robbins 1,185,677 sh (-19.26%)
David Dreman 60,141 sh (-20.38%)
Louis Moore Bacon 55,000 sh (-21.43%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 1,050,259 sh (-40.28%)
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Q4 2014

LPNT Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Jim Simons 357,430 sh (+102.48%)
Diamond Hill Capital 442,562 sh (+4.91%)
Paul Tudor Jones 13,800 sh (+1.47%)
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
David Dreman Sold Out
Larry Robbins Sold Out
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 1,031,511 sh (-1.79%)
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Q1 2015

LPNT Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Vanguard Health Care Fund 341,100 sh (New)
Diamond Hill Capital 913,261 sh (+106.36%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 1,045,671 sh (+1.37%)
Jim Simons 245,430 sh (-31.33%)
Paul Tudor Jones 8,700 sh (-36.96%)
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Q2 2015

LPNT Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Vanguard Health Care Fund 341,100 sh (unchged)
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Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 31.35
LPNT's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
57% of the 141 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 26.50 vs. LPNT: 31.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
LPNT' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 9.56  Med: 14.89 Max: 32.67
Current: 31.35
9.56
32.67
Forward P/E 19.69
LPNT's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
52% of the 93 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 19.31 vs. LPNT: 19.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 30.50
LPNT's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
56% of the 140 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 27.80 vs. LPNT: 30.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
LPNT' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 7.69  Med: 14.06 Max: 31.77
Current: 30.5
7.69
31.77
P/B 1.74
LPNT's P/B is ranked higher than
73% of the 193 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 2.74 vs. LPNT: 1.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
LPNT' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.56  Med: 1.09 Max: 3.13
Current: 1.74
0.56
3.13
P/S 0.84
LPNT's P/S is ranked higher than
73% of the 218 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.49 vs. LPNT: 0.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
LPNT' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.36  Med: 0.68 Max: 1.88
Current: 0.84
0.36
1.88
PFCF 15.54
LPNT's PFCF is ranked higher than
70% of the 105 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 21.20 vs. LPNT: 15.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
LPNT' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 6.03  Med: 13.49 Max: 43.43
Current: 15.54
6.03
43.43
POCF 8.28
LPNT's POCF is ranked higher than
83% of the 151 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 15.30 vs. LPNT: 8.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
LPNT' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 3.02  Med: 5.95 Max: 12.08
Current: 8.28
3.02
12.08
EV-to-EBIT 14.71
LPNT's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
72% of the 162 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 19.98 vs. LPNT: 14.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
LPNT' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 7.4  Med: 10.70 Max: 21.3
Current: 14.71
7.4
21.3
PEG 4.01
LPNT's PEG is ranked lower than
59% of the 66 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 3.23 vs. LPNT: 4.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
LPNT' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.43  Med: 1.35 Max: 4.37
Current: 4.01
0.43
4.37
Shiller P/E 28.58
LPNT's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
58% of the 81 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 31.33 vs. LPNT: 28.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
LPNT' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 8.79  Med: 16.44 Max: 44.73
Current: 28.58
8.79
44.73
Current Ratio 2.30
LPNT's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
80% of the 203 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.34 vs. LPNT: 2.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
LPNT' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.03  Med: 2.28 Max: 3.82
Current: 2.3
1.03
3.82
Quick Ratio 2.11
LPNT's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
81% of the 203 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. LPNT: 2.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
LPNT' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.94  Med: 2.02 Max: 3.6
Current: 2.11
0.94
3.6
Days Inventory 54.97
LPNT's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
80% of the 152 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 17.78 vs. LPNT: 54.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
LPNT' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 15.15  Med: 17.69 Max: 64.08
Current: 54.97
15.15
64.08
Days Sales Outstanding 57.57
LPNT's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
67% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 46.60 vs. LPNT: 57.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
LPNT' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 26.66  Med: 42.69 Max: 61.27
Current: 57.57
26.66
61.27

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 8.06
LPNT's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
80% of the 146 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 3.93 vs. LPNT: 8.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
LPNT' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 2.68  Med: 5.89 Max: 21.7
Current: 8.06
2.68
21.7
Price/Projected FCF 0.84
LPNT's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
87% of the 96 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. LPNT: 0.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
LPNT' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 0.39  Med: 0.66 Max: 3.02
Current: 0.84
0.39
3.02
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 2.96
LPNT's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
87% of the 23 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. LPNT: 2.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 1.23
LPNT's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
53% of the 198 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. LPNT: 1.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
LPNT' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.59  Med: 1.12 Max: 4.11
Current: 1.23
0.59
4.11
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 4.28
LPNT's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
80% of the 50 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 2.36 vs. LPNT: 4.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
LPNT' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.5  Med: 1.38 Max: 3.86
Current: 4.28
0.5
3.86
Price/Graham Number 3.12
LPNT's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
63% of the 98 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 2.36 vs. LPNT: 3.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
LPNT' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.22  Med: 1.94 Max: 9.33
Current: 3.12
1.22
9.33
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 6.78
LPNT's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 4.10 vs. LPNT: 6.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
LPNT' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 4.7  Med: 9.40 Max: 13.6
Current: 6.78
4.7
13.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 12.21
LPNT's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 101 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 10.96 vs. LPNT: 12.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
LPNT' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: 11.6  Med: 16.50 Max: 28.9
Current: 12.21
11.6
28.9

Business Description

Industry: Health Care Providers » Medical Care
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LifePoint Health Inc was incorporated in Delaware and was established in May 1999 as LifePoint Hospitals Inc. The Company is a healthcare company dedicated to Making Communities Healthier. The Company through its subsidiaries provides inpatient, outpatient and post-acute services close to home. It owns and operates community hospitals, regional health systems, physician practices, outpatient centers, and post-acute facilities in 20 states. It owns and operates approximately more than 60 community hospitals, more than 1,100 physician practices, nearly 40 post-acute service providers and facilities including home health and hospice services, long-term care services, nursing homes and assisted living facilities, and more than 30 outpatient centers, including urgent care centers, diagnostic imaging centers, ambulatory surgery centers, and radiation oncology programs.
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