Last $118.59 USD
Change Today +0.71 / 0.60%
Volume 260.7K
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chemed corp (CHE) Snapshot

Open
$117.66
Previous Close
$117.88
Day High
$118.66
Day Low
$116.77
52 Week High
03/2/15 - $119.01
52 Week Low
04/30/14 - $80.94
Market Cap
2.0B
Average Volume 10 Days
198.8K
EPS TTM
$5.69
Shares Outstanding
17.0M
EX-Date
02/26/15
P/E TM
20.9x
Dividend
$0.88
Dividend Yield
0.73%
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chemed corp (CHE) Details

Chemed Corporation provides hospice and palliative care services in the United States. It operates in two segments, VITAS and Roto-Rooter. The company offers its services to patients through a network of physicians, registered nurses, home health aides, social workers, clergy, and volunteers. It also provides plumbing and drain cleaning services to residential and commercial customers. Chemed Corporation was founded in 1970 and is based in Cincinnati, Ohio.

14,190 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/27/15
Founded in 1970

chemed corp (CHE) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $857.9K
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $463.1K
Executive Vice President and Chief Executive ...
Total Annual Compensation: $610.5K
Executive Vice President, Chairman of Roto-Ro...
Total Annual Compensation: $314.4K
Principal Accounting Officer, Vice President ...
Total Annual Compensation: $237.7K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

chemed corp (CHE) Key Developments

Chemed Corp. Presents at RBC Capital Markets Healthcare Conference 2015, Feb-25-2015 01:35 PM

Chemed Corp. Presents at RBC Capital Markets Healthcare Conference 2015, Feb-25-2015 01:35 PM. Venue: The New York Palace Hotel, New York, New York, United States.

Chemed Corporation Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend, Payable on March 23, 2015

Chemed Corporation announced that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of 22 cents per share on the company's capital stock, payable on March 23, 2015, to shareholders of record as of March 2, 2015.

Chemed Corp. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year Ended December 31, 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Year 215

Chemed Corp. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company’s service revenues and sales were $379,411,000 compared to $348,604,000 a year ago. Income from operations was $50,037,000 compared to $39,440,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $49,319,000 compared to $37,854,000 a year ago. Net income was $29,795,000 or $1.71 per diluted share, compared to $22,909,000 or $1.28 per diluted share, a year ago. Adjusted net income was $31,380,000 or $1.80 per diluted share, compared to $25,902,000 or $1.45 per diluted share, a year ago. For the year, the company’s service revenues and sales were $1,456,282,000 compared to $1,413,329,000 a year ago. Income from operations was $168,419,000 compared to $133,394,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $162,754,000 compared to $123,829,000 a year ago. Net income was $99,317,000 or $5.57 per diluted share, compared to $77,227,000 or $4.16 per diluted share, a year ago. Adjusted net income was $107,731,000 or $6.07 per diluted share, compared to $104,372,000 or $5.62 per diluted share, a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $110,279,000 compared to $150,847,000 a year ago. Capital expenditures were $43,571,000 compared to $29,324,000 a year ago. The company estimates that full-year 2015 adjusted earnings per diluted share, which excludes non-cash expense for stock options, costs related to litigation and other discrete items, will be in the range of $6.50 to $6.70. This compares to the company’s 2014 reported adjusted earnings per diluted share of $6.07.

 

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Price/Book 4.4x
Price/Cash Flow 15.1x
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