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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 : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.02
EHC's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
94% of the 274 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 0.28 vs. EHC: 0.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
EHC' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.06 Max: 1.09
Current: 0.02
0.01
1.09
Equity-to-Asset 0.26
EHC's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
81% of the 269 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. EHC: 0.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
EHC' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.77  Med: 0.25 Max: 0.69
Current: 0.26
-0.77
0.69
Debt-to-Equity 1.93
EHC's Debt-to-Equity is ranked lower than
88% of the 202 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 0.64 vs. EHC: 1.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-Equity only.
EHC' s Debt-to-Equity Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -133.69  Med: 1.05 Max: 106.67
Current: 1.93
-133.69
106.67
Debt-to-EBITDA 2.84
EHC's Debt-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
53% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 2.81 vs. EHC: 2.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-EBITDA only.
EHC' s Debt-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.43  Med: 3.57 Max: 5.19
Current: 2.84
2.43
5.19
Interest Coverage 4.69
EHC's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
67% of the 227 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 6.85 vs. EHC: 4.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
EHC' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.2  Med: 3.8 Max: 4.8
Current: 4.69
2.2
4.8
Piotroski F-Score: 6
Altman Z-Score: 2.51
Beneish M-Score: -2.81
WACC vs ROIC
7.56%
12.91%
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 % 16.39
EHC's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
77% of the 272 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 6.83 vs. EHC: 16.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
EHC' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.49  Med: 18.53 Max: 22.22
Current: 16.39
14.49
22.22
Net Margin % 7.74
EHC's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
64% of the 272 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 3.88 vs. EHC: 7.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
EHC' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.96  Med: 9.01 Max: 48.3
Current: 7.74
4.96
48.3
ROE % 26.58
EHC's ROE % is ranked higher than
92% of the 255 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 8.03 vs. EHC: 26.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
EHC' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 26.65  Med: 36.64 Max: 87.17
Current: 26.58
26.65
87.17
ROA % 6.51
EHC's ROA % is ranked higher than
64% of the 273 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 3.48 vs. EHC: 6.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
EHC' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.58  Med: 7.69 Max: 44.36
Current: 6.51
4.58
44.36
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 42.79
EHC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
76% of the 272 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 14.91 vs. EHC: 42.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
EHC' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 37.58  Med: 44.99 Max: 51.02
Current: 42.79
37.58
51.02
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 18.70
EHC's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
84% of the 211 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. EHC: 18.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
EHC' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -27  Med: 6.5 Max: 66.8
Current: 18.7
-27
66.8
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 11.90
EHC's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
67% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 5.90 vs. EHC: 11.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
EHC' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -62.2  Med: 15.8 Max: 77.7
Current: 11.9
-62.2
77.7
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 6.30
EHC's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
54% of the 162 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 8.40 vs. EHC: 6.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
EHC' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -34.7 Max: 56
Current: 6.3
0
56
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Guru Trades

Q3 2017

EHC Guru Trades in Q3 2017

Paul Tudor Jones 7,345 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 88,516 sh (+158.06%)
Chuck Royce 183,713 sh (unchged)
David Dreman 748 sh (unchged)
John Hussman 152,400 sh (unchged)
Mariko Gordon 1,196,733 sh (-0.45%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 1,374,465 sh (-3.51%)
Columbia Wanger 2,243,993 sh (-21.27%)
Jim Simons 90,200 sh (-47.19%)
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Q4 2017

EHC Guru Trades in Q4 2017

John Hussman 102,400 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 32,006 sh (New)
Jim Simons 360,419 sh (+299.58%)
Columbia Wanger 2,370,011 sh (+5.62%)
Mariko Gordon 1,206,041 sh (+0.78%)
David Dreman 748 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
John Hussman Sold Out
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 1,322,914 sh (-3.75%)
Chuck Royce 174,238 sh (-5.16%)
Joel Greenblatt 22,213 sh (-74.91%)
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Q1 2018

EHC Guru Trades in Q1 2018

Paul Tudor Jones 9,483 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 37,867 sh (+18.31%)
Jim Simons 411,100 sh (+14.06%)
Chuck Royce 174,238 sh (unchged)
David Dreman 748 sh (unchged)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 1,318,426 sh (-0.34%)
Mariko Gordon 1,194,856 sh (-0.93%)
John Hussman 51,400 sh (-49.80%)
Joel Greenblatt 7,945 sh (-64.23%)
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Q2 2018

EHC Guru Trades in Q2 2018

Joel Greenblatt 59,268 sh (+645.98%)
Paul Tudor Jones 40,182 sh (+323.73%)
Jim Simons 869,200 sh (+111.43%)
Mariko Gordon 1,155,598 sh (-3.29%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 1,229,001 sh (-6.78%)
Pioneer Investments 31,165 sh (-17.70%)
Chuck Royce 128,591 sh (-26.20%)
John Hussman 26,400 sh (-48.64%)
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Business Description

Industry: Health Care Providers » Medical Care    NAICS: 621498    SIC: 8093
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Traded in other countries:HSOA.Germany,
Headquarter Location:USA
Encompass Health Corp, formerly Healthsouth Corp provides post-acute healthcare services in the US through a network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, home health and hospice agencies. It operates Inpatient Rehabilitation and Home Health and Hospice.

Encompass Health Corp, formerly Healthsouth provides post-acute healthcare services in the United States through a network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, home health agencies and hospice agencies. It operates in two segments: inpatient rehabilitation and home health and hospice. The inpatient rehabilitation segment contributes the majority of the firm's revenue and provides specialized rehabilitative treatment through a network of inpatient hospitals. These hospitals are concentrated in the eastern half of the United States and Texas. The home health and hospital segment provides skilled home health services through agencies concentrated in the southeastern United States and Texas, which include nursing, physical, occupational, and speech therapy, social work, and hospice services.

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 22.58
EHC's PE Ratio is ranked higher than
66% of the 198 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 27.31 vs. EHC: 22.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
EHC' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.71  Med: 14.76 Max: 29.71
Current: 22.58
1.71
29.71
Forward PE Ratio 19.19
EHC's Forward PE Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 59 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 20.66 vs. EHC: 19.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 22.51
EHC's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
65% of the 198 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. EHC: 22.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
EHC' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.81  Med: 15.94 Max: 177.27
Current: 22.51
1.81
177.27
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 21.72
EHC's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked higher than
62% of the 109 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 26.64 vs. EHC: 21.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
EHC' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.42  Med: 13.54 Max: 52.5
Current: 21.72
2.42
52.5
PB Ratio 5.52
EHC's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
78% of the 253 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 2.64 vs. EHC: 5.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
EHC' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.8  Med: 7.46 Max: 189.01
Current: 5.52
3.8
189.01
PS Ratio 1.75
EHC's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
57% of the 262 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. EHC: 1.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
EHC' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 1.17 Max: 1.98
Current: 1.75
0.4
1.98
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 15.46
EHC's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
76% of the 135 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 23.01 vs. EHC: 15.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
EHC' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.77  Med: 10.1 Max: 18.1
Current: 15.46
1.77
18.1
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 10.00
EHC's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
73% of the 186 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 14.67 vs. EHC: 10.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
EHC' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.53  Med: 6.78 Max: 11.6
Current: 10
1.53
11.6
EV-to-EBIT 14.33
EHC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
81% of the 214 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 21.68 vs. EHC: 14.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
EHC' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.3  Med: 11.5 Max: 22.1
Current: 14.33
6.3
22.1
EV-to-EBITDA 11.23
EHC's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
78% of the 228 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 15.23 vs. EHC: 11.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
EHC' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.4  Med: 9.2 Max: 15.5
Current: 11.23
5.4
15.5
EV-to-Revenue 2.39
EHC's EV-to-Revenue is ranked higher than
51% of the 271 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 2.17 vs. EHC: 2.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
EHC' s EV-to-Revenue Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.3  Med: 2 Max: 2.9
Current: 2.39
1.3
2.9
PEG Ratio 1.84
EHC's PEG Ratio is ranked higher than
69% of the 97 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 3.13 vs. EHC: 1.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
EHC' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 1.41 Max: 4.23
Current: 1.84
0.14
4.23
Shiller PE Ratio 23.14
EHC's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
81% of the 62 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 31.76 vs. EHC: 23.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
EHC' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.46  Med: 17.61 Max: 247.88
Current: 23.14
11.46
247.88
Current Ratio 1.05
EHC's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
50% of the 260 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.34 vs. EHC: 1.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
EHC' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 1.94 Max: 10.68
Current: 1.05
0.6
10.68
Quick Ratio 1.05
EHC's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
55% of the 260 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. EHC: 1.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
EHC' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 1.93 Max: 10.68
Current: 1.05
0.6
10.68
Days Sales Outstanding 39.85
EHC's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
55% of the 227 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 39.87 vs. EHC: 39.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
EHC' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 40.54  Med: 44.04 Max: 49.69
Current: 39.85
40.54
49.69

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 1.39
EHC's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
53% of the 251 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. EHC: 1.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
EHC' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 1.95 Max: 2.83
Current: 1.39
0.5
2.83
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.31
EHC's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked higher than
84% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 0.43 vs. EHC: 0.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
EHC' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 0.36 Max: 0.46
Current: 0.31
0.14
0.46
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 7.90
EHC's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked lower than
53% of the 85 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 8.70 vs. EHC: 7.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
EHC' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 37.7
Current: 7.9
0
37.7
Forward Dividend Yield % 1.47
EHC's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
50% of the 251 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.99 vs. EHC: 1.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 1.40
EHC's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
62% of the 325 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 2.24 vs. EHC: 1.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
EHC' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 1.95 Max: 2.83
Current: 1.4
0.5
2.83
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -3.80
EHC's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
56% of the 159 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: -2.50 vs. EHC: -3.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
EHC' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -40.9  Med: -0.4 Max: 2.7
Current: -3.8
-40.9
2.7

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 1.14
EHC's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
82% of the 101 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.98 vs. EHC: 1.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
EHC' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 1.17 Max: 8.2
Current: 1.14
0.41
8.2
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.49
EHC's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
70% of the 208 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. EHC: 1.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
EHC' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 1.07 Max: 3.33
Current: 1.49
0.41
3.33
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 2.05
EHC's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked higher than
62% of the 55 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 2.08 vs. EHC: 2.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
EHC' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 1.33 Max: 12.78
Current: 2.05
0.14
12.78
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 6.98
EHC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
85% of the 273 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 3.61 vs. EHC: 6.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
EHC' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.5  Med: 8.7 Max: 15.8
Current: 6.98
4.5
15.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 16.04
EHC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
75% of the 133 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 9.10 vs. EHC: 16.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
EHC' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.2  Med: 18.65 Max: 26.7
Current: 16.04
3.2
26.7

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $4,195.20
EPS (TTM) $ 3.26
Beta0.99
Volatility24.21%
52-Week Range $47.32 - 82.46
Shares Outstanding (Mil)98.93

Analyst Estimate

Dec18 Dec19 Dec20
Revenue (Mil $) 4,253 4,497 4,764
EBIT (Mil $) 686 835 784
EBITDA (Mil $) 884 942 1,000
EPS ($) 3.43 3.77 4.21
EPS without NRI ($) 3.43 3.77 4.21
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($) 1.02 1.10 1.18

Piotroski F-Score Details

Piotroski F-Score: 66
Positive ROAY
Positive CFROAY
Higher ROA yoyY
CFROA > ROAY
Lower Leverage yoyY
Higher Current Ratio yoyN
Less Shares Outstanding yoyN
Higher Gross Margin yoyN
Higher Asset Turnover yoyY

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