This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

5 Successful Senior Care Franchises

2. Comfort Keepers
Franchises open: approximately 617 in the U.S. and internationally
Revenue last year: up 6.7% from 2009; three-year sales growth of 32%
Nonmedical care
Comfort Keepers was launched in 1997 by a registered nurse, Kris Clum, and her husband Jerry. She was already working in home care but realized her patients needed help with everyday activities.

In 2009, Comfort Keepers was acquired by Sodexo, a Paris-based provider of food and facilities management.

The all-in investment to establish a Comfort Keepers franchise is between $61,000 and $89,000, according to the website.

3 of 6

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Submit an article to us!
AAPL $123.74 -1.60%
FB $77.83 0.35%
GOOG $523.45 -1.40%
TSLA $230.90 -0.88%
YHOO $41.54 0.58%


DOW 17,799.01 -129.19 -0.72%
S&P 500 2,077.93 -11.53 -0.55%
NASDAQ 4,909.2630 -30.0640 -0.61%

Partners Compare Online Brokers

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs