HealthSouth Corp (NYSE:HLS) Shares Sold by Cipher Capital LP

More notable recent HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS) news were published by: Bizjournals.com which released: "HealthSouth/Heritage Valley form joint venture to build new rehab hospital" on July 13, 2017, also Prnewswire.com with their article: "HealthSouth Corporation Announces Planned Name Change to Encompass Health ..." published on July 10, 2017, Bizjournals.com published: "Soon-to-open Pearland rehab hospital names CEO" on March 27, 2017. The institutional investor owned 52,686 shares of the company's stock after purchasing an additional 7,597 shares during the quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC owned about 0.05% of HealthSouth worth $2,442,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. It increased, as 21 investors sold HLS shares while 97 reduced holdings. Dimensional Fund Advsrs LP invested in 793,803 shares or 0.02% of the stock. State of Alaska Department of Revenue now owns 5,851 shares of the company's stock worth $283,000 after purchasing an additional 341 shares during the period. Finally, Bank of New York Mellon Corp boosted its holdings in shares of HealthSouth by 1.6% in the 2nd quarter. Ls Advsrs Limited Liability Company owns 8,755 shares or 0.03% of their USA portfolio. Rhumbline Advisers raised its stake in shares of HealthSouth Corp by 4.6% in the third quarter. Voya Investment Management LLC now owns 1,621,585 shares of the company's stock worth $78,485,000 after acquiring an additional 68,486 shares in the last quarter. The stock of Ally Financial Inc. Copeland Capital Management Llc bought 69,980 shares as the company's stock rose 9.48% with the market. William Blair Investment Management LLC now owns 4,302,756 shares of the company's stock worth $208,253,000 after purchasing an additional 525,767 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 93.39% of the company's stock.

In related news, Director Yvonne M. Curl bought 1,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 1st. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $45.95 per share, for a total transaction of $45,950.00. Following the completion of the acquisition, the director now owns 64,144 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,947,416.80. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. The stock decreased 1.54% or $0.77 during the last trading session, reaching $49.18. On average, equities analysts predict that HealthSouth Corp will post $2.70 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. Barclays Capital has "Underweight" rating and $42 target. Stephens upgraded shares of HealthSouth Corp from an "equal weight" rating to an "overweight" rating in a research note on Wednesday, February 22nd. The firm has "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Tuesday, August 1. Robert W. Baird reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $55.00 price target on shares of HealthSouth in a report on Monday, October 9th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the stock. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Outperform" rating and $48 target in Monday, October 31 report.

Shares of HealthSouth Corp (HLS) traded down $0.77 during trading on Friday, hitting $49.18. 740,783 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 789,144. Sanctuary Wealth Advisors Llc who had been investing in Irobot Corporation for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.84 billion market cap company. HealthSouth Corp has a 12 month low of $38.24 and a 12 month high of $50.15. The company has a market cap of $4,762.17, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.36, a P/E/G ratio of 1.78 and a beta of 0.52.


The stock of HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS) has "Outperform" rating given on Monday, October 31 by RBC Capital Markets. The company reported $0.66 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.65 by $0.01. Mizuho maintained HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE:HLS) on Wednesday, February 22 with "Neutral" rating. The business had revenue of $974.80 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $960.05 million. During the same period past year, the business earned $0.61 EPS. Shareholders of record on Monday, July 3rd will be issued a dividend of $0.24 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 29th. The Centerbridge Partners Lp holds 1.89 million shares with $39.43 million value, down from 2.16 million last quarter. HealthSouth's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 36.50%. If you are accessing this report on another site, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of global trademark and copyright law.

HealthSouth Corp Company Profile HealthSouth Corporation (HealthSouth) is a provider of post-acute healthcare services, offering both facility-based and home-based post-acute services in 35 states and Puerto Rico through its network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, home health agencies and hospice agencies.

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