Chemed Corporation

Owners of Chemed Corporation (NYSE: CHE) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 20 cents per share. At a price of $84.13 as of 9:39 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.9%.

The average volume for Chemed Corporation has been 280,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Chemed Corporation has a market cap of $1.5 billion and is part of the health services industry. Shares are up 9.5% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

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Chemed Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates in the healthcare, and repair and maintenance fields in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Vitas and Roto-Rooter. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.12.

TheStreet Ratings rates Chemed Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full Chemed Corporation Ratings Report now.

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