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Gentiva Health Services (NASDAQ:GTIV) hit a new 52-week high during trading on Monday , Stock Ratings Network.com reports. The company traded as high as $16.50 and last traded at $16.25, with a volume of 618,725 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $15.82.

A number of research firms have recently commented on GTIV. Analysts at CRT Capital downgraded shares of Gentiva Health Services from a “buy” rating to a “fair value” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 24th. They now have a $16.00 price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Piper Jaffray downgraded shares of Gentiva Health Services from an “overweight” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 21st. They now have a $14.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $11.00. Finally, analysts at Zacks upgraded shares of Gentiva Health Services from an “underperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Monday, May 19th. They now have a $14.00 price target on the stock. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Gentiva Health Services has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $14.43.

The stock has a 50-day moving average of $14.64 and a 200-day moving average of $11.25. The company’s market cap is $596.5 million.

Gentiva Health Services (NASDAQ:GTIV) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May 7th. The company reported $0.13 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $487.50 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $491.51 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.23 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 17.3% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that Gentiva Health Services will post $0.91 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Gentiva Health Services, Inc (NASDAQ:GTIV) is engaged in providing home health services and hospice services.

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