Acadia Healthcare Company Receives Average Rating of “Buy” from Brokerages (NASDAQ:ACHC)
Acadia Healthcare Company (NASDAQ:ACHC) has earned an average rating of “Buy” from the twelve analysts that are currently covering the company, Analyst Ratings.Net reports. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 12-month price target among brokerages that have covered the stock in the last year is $52.36.
Acadia Healthcare Company (NASDAQ:ACHC) opened at 46.63 on Friday. Acadia Healthcare Company has a 52 week low of $30.70 and a 52 week high of $53.87. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $44.13 and a 200-day moving average of $46.61. The company has a market cap of $2.368 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 45.14.
Acadia Healthcare Company (NASDAQ:ACHC) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, April 29th. The company reported $0.28 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.28. The company had revenue of $206.10 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $194.83 million. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 24.4% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that Acadia Healthcare Company will post $1.35 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Raymond James reiterated an “outperform” rating on shares of Acadia Healthcare Company in a research note on Wednesday, June 4th. They now have a $55.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $49.00. Analysts at Ned Davis Research upgraded shares of Acadia Healthcare Company from a “sell” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Monday, April 21st.
Acadia Healthcare Company, Inc is a provider of inpatient behavioral healthcare services in the United States.
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