Healthsouth Corp (HLS)

42.53
0.74 1.70
NYSE : Health Care
Prev Close 43.27
Open 42.78
Day Low/High 42.28 / 43.16
52 Wk Low/High 36.97 / 49.71
Volume 1.28M
Avg Volume 915.40K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 89.57M
Market Cap 4.10B
EPS 2.80
P/E Ratio 17.06
Div & Yield 1.00 (2.20%)

Latest News

HealthSouth Corporation Announces Planned Name Change To Encompass Health Corporation

HealthSouth Corporation Announces Planned Name Change To Encompass Health Corporation

- Corporate name change and ticker symbol change to be effective January 2, 2018

HealthSouth Soars to 52-Week High After Better-Than-Expected Q1 Results

HealthSouth Soars to 52-Week High After Better-Than-Expected Q1 Results

The post-acute healthcare services provider surpassed analysts' top and bottom line expectations.

May 19th Options Now Available For HealthSouth (HLS)

Investors in HealthSouth Corp saw new options become available today, for the May 19th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the HLS options chain for the new May 19th contracts and identified one put and one call contract of particular interest.

HLS: Insiders vs. Shorts

The most recent short interest data was recently released for the 02/28/2017 settlement date, and HealthSouth Corp is one of the most shorted stocks of the Russell 3000, based on 11.59 "days to cover" versus the median component at 4.50. There are a number of ways to look at short data, but one metric that we find particularly useful is the "days to cover" because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares typically traded.

Short Interest Decreases By 15% For HLS

Short Interest Decreases By 15% For HLS

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 01/13/2017 settlement date, which shows a 2,236,906 share decrease in total short interest for HealthSouth Corp , to 12,710,270, a decrease of 14.97% since 12/30/2016. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

Short Interest Jumps 15.7% For HLS

Short Interest Jumps 15.7% For HLS

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 12/30/2016 settlement date, which shows a 2,029,548 share increase in total short interest for HealthSouth Corp , to 14,947,176, an increase of 15.71% since 12/15/2016. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

HLS: Insiders vs. Shorts

HLS: Insiders vs. Shorts

The most recent short interest data was recently released for the 11/30/2016 settlement date, and HealthSouth Corp is one of the most shorted stocks of the Russell 3000, based on 10.37 "days to cover" versus the median component at 5.21. There are a number of ways to look at short data, but one metric that we find particularly useful is the "days to cover" because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares typically traded.

Short Interest In HealthSouth Makes 15.4% Move

Short Interest In HealthSouth Makes 15.4% Move

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 11/30/2016 settlement date, which shows a 1,585,145 share increase in total short interest for HealthSouth Corp , to 11,876,886, an increase of 15.40% since 11/15/2016. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

Short Interest Decreases By 18.3% For HLS

Short Interest Decreases By 18.3% For HLS

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 10/31/2016 settlement date, which shows a 1,529,298 share decrease in total short interest for HealthSouth Corp , to 6,809,371, a decrease of 18.34% since 10/14/2016. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

Republican Sweep Poised to Agitate ACA-Vulnerable Health Care Services Stocks

Republican Sweep Poised to Agitate ACA-Vulnerable Health Care Services Stocks

Hospital companies are likely be hit the worst in the public markets given their dependency on policies under the Affordable Care Act.

HealthSouth Stock Sees Short Interest Expand By 55.4%

HealthSouth Stock Sees Short Interest Expand By 55.4%

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 09/30/2016 settlement date, which shows a 2,912,835 share increase in total short interest for HealthSouth Corp , to 8,175,721, an increase of 55.35% since 09/15/2016. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

Trade-Ideas: Healthsouth (HLS) Is Today's

Trade-Ideas: Healthsouth (HLS) Is Today's "Barbarian At The Gate" Stock

Trade-Ideas LLC identified Healthsouth (HLS) as a "barbarian at the gate" (strong stocks crossing above resistance with today's range greater than 200%) candidate

Here’s One Reason HealthSouth (HLS) Stock Closed Down Today

Here’s One Reason HealthSouth (HLS) Stock Closed Down Today

HealthSouth (HLS) stock dropped nearly 5% on Monday after the healthcare service provider was downgraded at Barclays.

Barclays Kicks Down HealthSouth as Concerns About Growth Linger

Barclays Kicks Down HealthSouth as Concerns About Growth Linger

The Birmingham, Ala.-based provider of facility-based and home-based post-acute services was downgraded by Barclays.

Analysts' Actions -- Arista Networks, Hawaiian Air, Paccar, Skyworks and More

Analysts' Actions -- Arista Networks, Hawaiian Air, Paccar, Skyworks and More

Here are Monday's top research calls, including downgrades for Arista Networks, Paccar and Skyworks Solutions, and an upgrade for Hawaiian Airlines.

Analyst: HealthSouth Back on Track After ‘Un-HealthSouth-Like’ 2015

Analyst: HealthSouth Back on Track After ‘Un-HealthSouth-Like’ 2015

The post-acute healthcare services provider's Q1 results look to have benefited from recent acquisitions.