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Last $119.43 USD
Change Today +1.01 / 0.85%
Volume 197.0K
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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. The company 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: $904.8K
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $485.8K
Executive Vice President and Chief Executive ...
Total Annual Compensation: $627.2K
Executive Vice President
Total Annual Compensation: $329.5K
Principal Accounting Officer, Vice President ...
Total Annual Compensation: $262.5K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

chemed corp (CHE) Key Developments

Chemed Corporation Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Full Year of 2015

Chemed Corporation announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported service revenues and sales of $376,652,000 against $358,300,000 a year ago. Income from operations was $40,571,000 against $36,652,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $40,165,000 against $33,653,000 a year ago. Net income was $24,537,000 or $1.40 per diluted share against $20,574,000 or $1.12 per diluted share a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $12,374,000 against net cash used in operating activities of $11,846,000 a year ago. Capital expenditures were $8,553,000 against $8,131,000 a year ago. EBITDA was $49,742,000 against $45,626,000 a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was $52,849,000 against $47,672,000 a year ago. Adjusted net income was $26,831,000 against $23,713,000 a year ago. Adjusted diluted earnings per share were $1.54 against $1.32 a year ago. For the full-year of 2015, 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 Chemed’s 2014 reported adjusted earnings per diluted share of $6.07.

Chemed Corp. to Report Q1, 2015 Results on Apr 28, 2015

Chemed Corp. announced that they will report Q1, 2015 results at 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time on Apr 28, 2015

Chemed Corp., Q1 2015 Earnings Call, Apr 29, 2015

Chemed Corp., Q1 2015 Earnings Call, Apr 29, 2015


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