Healthcare Services Group The housekeeping services company reported on April 10 first-quarter earnings of $8.6 million, or 13 cents a share, up from year-earlier earnings of $7.8 million, or 12 cents. "We are maintaining our Buy rating on HCSG as we believe the Q1:12 EPS miss, which was driven by lower than expected gross margins, is a one-time event and has been addressed," Benchmark analysts wrote in an April 10 report. Forward Annual Dividend Yield: 3% Rated "A- (Buy)" by TheStreet Ratings: The company's first-quarter gross profit margin decreased from the previous year. Healthcare Services Group is very liquid. Its Quick Ratio is 4.29, which demonstrates a lack of ability to meet its short-term cash needs. In the first quarter, stockholders' net worth increased 2.81% from the prior year. TheStreet Ratings' price target is $24.63.