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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 0.06
LPNT's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
85% of the 267 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 0.37 vs. LPNT: 0.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
LPNT' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.09 Max: 162.67
Current: 0.06
0.01
162.67
Equity-to-Asset 0.36
LPNT's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
71% of the 261 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. LPNT: 0.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
LPNT' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 0.43 Max: 0.59
Current: 0.36
0.2
0.59
Debt-to-Equity 1.27
LPNT's Debt-to-Equity is ranked lower than
76% of the 193 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 0.63 vs. LPNT: 1.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-Equity only.
LPNT' s Debt-to-Equity Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.98 Max: 3.27
Current: 1.27
0.01
3.27
Debt-to-EBITDA 3.87
LPNT's Debt-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
60% of the 197 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 2.82 vs. LPNT: 3.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-EBITDA only.
LPNT' s Debt-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.87  Med: 3.28 Max: 4.43
Current: 3.87
2.87
4.43
Interest Coverage 2.62
LPNT's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
77% of the 224 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 7.55 vs. LPNT: 2.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
LPNT' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.33  Med: 3.22 Max: 3.53
Current: 2.62
2.33
3.53
Piotroski F-Score: 7
Altman Z-Score: 2.05
Beneish M-Score: -2.67
WACC vs ROIC
4.05%
4.85%
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 : 9/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 6.08
LPNT's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
53% of the 267 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 7.34 vs. LPNT: 6.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
LPNT' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.46  Med: 10.69 Max: 12.47
Current: 6.08
5.46
12.47
Net Margin % 2.71
LPNT's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
57% of the 267 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 4.16 vs. LPNT: 2.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
LPNT' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.92  Med: 3.89 Max: 5.52
Current: 2.71
1.92
5.52
ROE % 7.76
LPNT's ROE % is ranked lower than
54% of the 250 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 9.23 vs. LPNT: 7.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
LPNT' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.49  Med: 7.21 Max: 8.5
Current: 7.76
5.49
8.5
ROA % 2.74
LPNT's ROA % is ranked lower than
53% of the 269 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 3.45 vs. LPNT: 2.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
LPNT' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.98  Med: 3.01 Max: 3.88
Current: 2.74
1.98
3.88
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 11.33
LPNT's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
55% of the 269 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 14.51 vs. LPNT: 11.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
LPNT' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.87  Med: 16.6 Max: 18.7
Current: 11.33
10.87
18.7
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 24.00
LPNT's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
92% of the 209 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 7.70 vs. LPNT: 24.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
LPNT' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 12.55 Max: 28.2
Current: 24
0
28.2
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 12.40
LPNT's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
65% of the 186 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 7.10 vs. LPNT: 12.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
LPNT' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.9  Med: 9.7 Max: 68.8
Current: 12.4
2.9
68.8
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 1.70
LPNT's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
62% of the 163 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. LPNT: 1.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
LPNT' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.8  Med: 7.25 Max: 46.2
Current: 1.7
-5.8
46.2
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Guru Trades

Q4 2016

LPNT Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 7,400 sh (New)
Jim Simons 30,230 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 15,402 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 176,000 sh (New)
Vanguard Health Care Fund 341,100 sh (unchged)
Larry Robbins Sold Out
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 1,058,437 sh (-4.60%)
Diamond Hill Capital 1,674,665 sh (-11.12%)
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Q1 2017

LPNT Guru Trades in Q1 2017

Steven Cohen 688,352 sh (+291.11%)
Vanguard Health Care Fund 341,100 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Diamond Hill Capital 1,659,459 sh (-0.91%)
Paul Tudor Jones 3,700 sh (-50.00%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 468,507 sh (-55.74%)
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Q2 2017

LPNT Guru Trades in Q2 2017

Jim Simons 36,830 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 26,984 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 915,799 sh (+33.04%)
Vanguard Health Care Fund 341,100 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Diamond Hill Capital 1,619,226 sh (-2.42%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 415,707 sh (-11.27%)
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Q3 2017

LPNT Guru Trades in Q3 2017

John Hussman 26,200 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 67,690 sh (+150.85%)
Jim Simons 81,104 sh (+120.21%)
Vanguard Health Care Fund 341,100 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 415,439 sh (-0.06%)
Diamond Hill Capital 1,610,056 sh (-0.57%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with LPNT

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2017-09-30 Reduce -0.06%$55.3 - $67.1 $ 48.25-19%415,439
Joel Greenblatt 2017-09-30 Add 150.85%0.04%$55.3 - $67.1 $ 48.25-19%67,690
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2017-06-30 Reduce -11.27%0.01%$60.75 - $67.5 $ 48.25-24%415,707
Joel Greenblatt 2017-06-30 New Buy0.03%$60.75 - $67.5 $ 48.25-24%26,984
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2017-03-31 Reduce -55.74%0.13%$58.05 - $66.15 $ 48.25-22%468,507
Joel Greenblatt 2017-03-31 Sold Out 0.01%$58.05 - $66.15 $ 48.25-22%0
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Business Description

Industry: Health Care Providers » Medical Care    NAICS: 622110    SIC: 8062
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Traded in other countries:LPO.Germany,
Headquarter Location:USA
LifePoint Health Inc is a healthcare company. The company through its subsidiaries owns and operates community hospitals, regional health systems, physician practices, outpatient centers, and post-acute facilities.

LifePoint Health owns and operates community hospitals, regional health systems, physician practices, outpatient centers, and post-acute facilities in the United States. The firm primarily generates revenue through hospital services offered at its facilities. These services include general surgery, internal medicine, obstetrics, emergency room care, radiology, oncology, diagnostic care, rehabilitation services, and pediatric services. LifePoint receives the majority of its revenue from health maintenance organizations (HMOs), preferred provider organizations (PPOs), and other private insurers. It receives the next largest proportion of revenue from Medicare and Medicaid.

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 11.49
LPNT's PE Ratio is ranked higher than
86% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 26.57 vs. LPNT: 11.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
LPNT' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.56  Med: 14.71 Max: 29.92
Current: 11.49
9.56
29.92
Forward PE Ratio 11.74
LPNT's Forward PE Ratio is ranked higher than
79% of the 58 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 19.88 vs. LPNT: 11.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 11.49
LPNT's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
89% of the 196 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 26.50 vs. LPNT: 11.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
LPNT' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.69  Med: 13.72 Max: 29.92
Current: 11.49
7.69
29.92
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 9.64
LPNT's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked higher than
91% of the 106 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 26.22 vs. LPNT: 9.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
LPNT' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.28  Med: 13.83 Max: 29.98
Current: 9.64
7.28
29.98
PB Ratio 0.84
LPNT's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
88% of the 251 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 2.62 vs. LPNT: 0.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
LPNT' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.56  Med: 1.05 Max: 1.73
Current: 0.84
0.56
1.73
PS Ratio 0.31
LPNT's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
91% of the 259 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. LPNT: 0.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
LPNT' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28  Med: 0.62 Max: 0.92
Current: 0.31
0.28
0.92
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 5.01
LPNT's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
91% of the 179 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 14.62 vs. LPNT: 5.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
LPNT' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.02  Med: 5.58 Max: 9.32
Current: 5.01
3.02
9.32
EV-to-EBIT 11.76
LPNT's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
78% of the 209 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 20.85 vs. LPNT: 11.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
LPNT' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.4  Med: 10.9 Max: 18
Current: 11.76
7.4
18
EV-to-EBITDA 6.25
LPNT's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
92% of the 227 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 15.17 vs. LPNT: 6.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
LPNT' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5  Med: 7 Max: 9.9
Current: 6.25
5
9.9
EV-to-Revenue 0.73
LPNT's EV-to-Revenue is ranked higher than
85% of the 265 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 2.18 vs. LPNT: 0.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
LPNT' s EV-to-Revenue Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.7  Med: 1.1 Max: 1.6
Current: 0.73
0.7
1.6
PEG Ratio 1.47
LPNT's PEG Ratio is ranked higher than
71% of the 94 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 3.00 vs. LPNT: 1.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
LPNT' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.43  Med: 1.6 Max: 4.81
Current: 1.47
0.43
4.81
Shiller PE Ratio 15.26
LPNT's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
73% of the 55 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 27.79 vs. LPNT: 15.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
LPNT' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.6  Med: 18.08 Max: 30.76
Current: 15.26
11.6
30.76
Current Ratio 1.84
LPNT's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
65% of the 253 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.41 vs. LPNT: 1.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
LPNT' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.03  Med: 2.25 Max: 3.82
Current: 1.84
1.03
3.82
Quick Ratio 1.65
LPNT's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
62% of the 253 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.31 vs. LPNT: 1.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
LPNT' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.94  Med: 1.99 Max: 3.6
Current: 1.65
0.94
3.6
Days Inventory 52.76
LPNT's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
78% of the 199 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 16.86 vs. LPNT: 52.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
LPNT' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.74  Med: 51.32 Max: 66.78
Current: 52.76
16.74
66.78
Days Sales Outstanding 51.03
LPNT's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
63% of the 220 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 41.26 vs. LPNT: 51.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
LPNT' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 40.06  Med: 52 Max: 61.27
Current: 51.03
40.06
61.27
Days Payable 69.74
LPNT's Days Payable is ranked higher than
62% of the 159 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 51.14 vs. LPNT: 69.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
LPNT' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 17.86  Med: 75.51 Max: 89.38
Current: 69.74
17.86
89.38

Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 5.40
LPNT's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
97% of the 159 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: -2.50 vs. LPNT: 5.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
LPNT' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -14.8  Med: 1.85 Max: 5.4
Current: 5.4
-14.8
5.4

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 4.06
LPNT's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
69% of the 193 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 3.46 vs. LPNT: 4.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
LPNT' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.68  Med: 6.05 Max: 23.33
Current: 4.06
2.68
23.33
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.47
LPNT's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
94% of the 103 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.98 vs. LPNT: 0.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
LPNT' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 0.63 Max: 3.02
Current: 0.47
0.39
3.02
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) 1.07
LPNT's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked higher than
69% of the 36 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.59 vs. LPNT: 1.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) only.
LPNT' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.62  Med: 1.36 Max: 2.78
Current: 1.07
0.62
2.78
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.50
LPNT's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
86% of the 232 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. LPNT: 0.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
LPNT' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.61  Med: 1.16 Max: 4.51
Current: 0.5
0.61
4.51
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 0.98
LPNT's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked higher than
71% of the 55 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 2.11 vs. LPNT: 0.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
LPNT' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 1.57 Max: 4.79
Current: 0.98
0.5
4.79
Price-to-Graham-Number 1.44
LPNT's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked higher than
69% of the 124 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 2.26 vs. LPNT: 1.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
LPNT' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.21  Med: 2.08 Max: 9.55
Current: 1.44
1.21
9.55
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 8.50
LPNT's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
83% of the 269 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 3.79 vs. LPNT: 8.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
LPNT' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.6  Med: 9.2 Max: 13.6
Current: 8.5
5.6
13.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 19.09
LPNT's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
73% of the 128 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 8.93 vs. LPNT: 19.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
LPNT' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.4  Med: 15.3 Max: 28.8
Current: 19.09
11.4
28.8

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $6,406.20
EPS (TTM) $ 4.20
Beta0.39
Short Percentage of Float12.65%
52-Week Range $42.50 - 70.95
Shares Outstanding (Mil)39.42

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 6,393 6,502 6,713
EPS ($) 3.70 4.19 4.51
EPS without NRI ($) 3.70 4.19 4.51
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
10.00%
Dividends per Share ($)

Piotroski F-Score Details

Piotroski F-Score: 77
Positive ROAY
Positive CFROAY
Higher ROA yoyY
CFROA > ROAY
Lower Leverage yoyY
Higher Current Ratio yoyY
Less Shares Outstanding yoyY
Higher Gross Margin yoyN
Higher Asset Turnover yoyN

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