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Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG) CFO Suzanne D. Snapper sold 10,578 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction dated Friday, June 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of $28.54, for a total value of $301,896.12. Following the transaction, the chief financial officer now directly owns 30,550 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $871,897. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this link.

Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG) traded up 1.40% on Monday, hitting $28.90. 74,754 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Ensign Group has a 52 week low of $18.9525 and a 52 week high of $31.33. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $24. and its 200-day moving average is $23.76. The company has a market cap of $642.1 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 12.90.

Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May 8th. The company reported $0.65 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.67 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $239.65 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $241.58 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.65 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 9.8% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that Ensign Group will post $2.62 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The Ensign Group, Inc, is a holding company. The Company is a provider of skilled nursing and rehabilitative care services through the operation of 103 facilities, five home health and three hospice operations located in Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Nebraska, Nevada, Oregon, Texas, Utah and Washington.

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