Healthcare Services Group, Inc. (HCSG) Analysts See $0.39 EPS

June 20, 2018 - By Jason Grubb

Investors sentiment is 1.26 in Q1 2018. Its the same as in 2017Q4. It is the same, as 32 investors sold Healthcare Services Group, Inc. shares while 85 reduced holdings. only 62 funds opened positions while 85 raised stakes. 67.77 million shares or 1.61% less from 68.88 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
46,462 were accumulated by D E Shaw And Communications. Invesco reported 0.02% stake. Bahl & Gaynor holds 0.09% or 186,729 shares in its portfolio. Credit Suisse Ag owns 76,223 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. State Street reported 2.42 million shares. Atlantic Tru Grp Llc accumulated 347,820 shares. Bluecrest Cap Ltd reported 45,712 shares. Benjamin F Edwards And reported 175 shares. Aqr Capital Mngmt Limited Liability Com holds 27,076 shares. New York State Common Retirement Fund owns 77,600 shares. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Systems has invested 0.01% in Healthcare Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HCSG). Regions Corporation reported 0% stake. Putnam Investments Limited Liability Co holds 0.01% or 49,854 shares in its portfolio. Legal And General Group Inc Public Ltd Co accumulated 79,538 shares. Moreover, Old National Fincl Bank In has 0.02% invested in Healthcare Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HCSG) for 7,621 shares.

Since March 16, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 insider sales for $281,597 activity. Ottaviano Dino D sold $67,725 worth of stock or 1,500 shares.

Analysts expect Healthcare Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HCSG) to report $0.39 EPS on July, 10.They anticipate $0.09 EPS change or 30.00 % from last quarter’s $0.3 EPS. HCSG’s profit would be $28.75 million giving it 27.23 P/E if the $0.39 EPS is correct. The stock increased 1.12% or $0.47 during the last trading session, reaching $42.48. About 158,134 shares traded. Healthcare Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HCSG) has declined 21.87% since June 20, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 34.44% the S&P500.

Healthcare Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HCSG) Ratings Coverage

Among 6 analysts covering Healthcare Services (NASDAQ:HCSG), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Healthcare Services had 7 analyst reports since February 7, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was downgraded by Robert W. Baird to “Hold” on Wednesday, February 7. Stifel Nicolaus downgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Wednesday, April 18 report. The rating was upgraded by William Blair to “Buy” on Wednesday, June 6. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Tuesday, April 17 report. The stock of Healthcare Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HCSG) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, April 16 by Robert W. Baird. Credit Suisse maintained the shares of HCSG in report on Wednesday, April 18 with “Outperform” rating.

Healthcare Services Group, Inc. provides management, administrative, and operating services to the housekeeping, laundry, linen, facility maintenance, and dietary service departments to nursing homes, retirement complexes, rehabilitation centers, and hospitals in the United States. The company has market cap of $3.13 billion. It operates through two divisions, Housekeeping and Dietary. It has a 47.73 P/E ratio. The Housekeeping segment engages in the cleaning, disinfecting, and sanitizing of resident rooms and common areas of clientÂ’s facility, as well as laundering and processing of the bed linens, uniforms, resident personal clothing, and other assorted linen items utilized at a client facility.

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