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Amedisys Inc Stock Forecast, Predictions & Price Target

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Analyst price target for AMED

Based on 16 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Amedisys Inc.
Min Forecast
$95.00-10.47%
Avg Forecast
$159.50+50.32%
Max Forecast
$221.00+108.27%

Should I buy or sell AMED stock?

Based on 16 analysts offering ratings for Amedisys Inc.
Buy
Strong Buy
5 analysts 31.25%
Buy
6 analysts 37.5%
Hold
3 analysts 18.75%
Sell
1 analysts 6.25%
Strong Sell
1 analysts 6.25%

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AMED stock forecasts by analyst

Analyst / FirmRatingActionPrice TargetUpside/DownsideDateAnalyst Color
UBS
Top 24%
77
Strong SellDowngrades$95.00-10.47%2022-08-02
Raymond James
Bottom 21%
21
BuyMaintains$140.00+31.94%2022-08-01
Barclays
Bottom 11%
11
Strong BuyMaintains$154.00+45.13%2022-07-29
Benchmark
Top 5%
96
Strong BuyMaintains$165.00+55.50%2022-07-28
Truist Securities
Top 9%
92
Strong BuyMaintains$150.00+41.36%2022-07-14
Stifel Nicolaus
Bottom 32%
32
HoldInitiates Coverage On$128.00+20.63%2022-06-29
Bank of America
Top 27%
74
SellDowngrades$102.00-3.87%2022-06-21
Deutsche Bank
Bottom 29%
29
Strong BuyMaintains$175.00+64.92%2022-06-21
Stephens & Co.
Top 8%
93
HoldMaintains$125.00+17.80%2022-06-21
SVB Leerink
Bottom 32%
32
HoldMaintains$107.00+0.84%2022-06-21

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Forecast return on equity

Is AMED forecast to generate an efficient return?
Company
19.78%
Industry
-76.17%
Market
118.57%
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Forecast return on assets

Is AMED forecast to generate an efficient return on assets?
Company
9.74%
Industry
8.81%
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AMED earnings per share forecast

What is AMED's earnings per share in the next 3 years based on estimates from 11 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$5.34+23.9%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$5.95+38.05%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$6.91+60.32%
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AMED revenue forecast

What is AMED's revenue in the next 3 years based on estimates from 10 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$2.3B+3.8%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$2.5B+13.46%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$2.8B+24.58%
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AMED earnings growth forecast

How is AMED forecast to perform vs Medical Care Facilities companies and vs the US market?
Company
16.43%
Industry
4.51%
Market
16.42%
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Forecast Earnings Growth vs Industry Forecast
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AMED revenue growth forecast

How is AMED forecast to perform vs Medical Care Facilities companies and vs the US market?
Company
7.48%
Industry
8.78%
Market
8.46%
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Forecast Revenue Growth vs Industry Forecast
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Forecast Revenue Growth vs Market Forecast

AMED vs Medical Care Facility Stocks

TickerPricePrice TargetUp/downsideConsensus
AMED$106.11$159.50+50.32%Buy
SEM$23.02$35.00+52.04%Buy
LFST$7.45$10.00+34.23%Hold
CANO$8.87$10.44+17.75%Buy
ENSG$79.64$95.25+19.60%Buy

Amedisys Stock Forecast FAQ

Is Amedisys Stock a good buy in 2022, according to Wall Street analysts?

The consensus among 16 Wall Street analysts covering (NASDAQ: AMED) stock is to Buy AMED stock.

Out of 16 analysts, 5 (31.25%) are recommending AMED as a Strong Buy, 6 (37.5%) are recommending AMED as a Buy, 3 (18.75%) are recommending AMED as a Hold, 1 (6.25%) are recommending AMED as a Sell, and 1 (6.25%) are recommending AMED as a Strong Sell.

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What is AMED's earnings growth forecast for 2022-2024?

(NASDAQ: AMED) Amedisys's forecast annual earnings growth rate of 16.43% is forecast to beat the US Medical Care Facilities industry's average forecast earnings growth rate of 4.51%, and and it is also forecast to beat the US market's average forecast earnings growth rate of 16.42%.

Amedisys's earnings in 2022 is $140,303,000.On average, 11 Wall Street analysts forecast AMED's earnings for 2022 to be $173,247,441, with the lowest AMED earnings forecast at $168,380,940, and the highest AMED earnings forecast at $176,491,775. On average, 11 Wall Street analysts forecast AMED's earnings for 2023 to be $193,037,879, with the lowest AMED earnings forecast at $180,060,543, and the highest AMED earnings forecast at $208,610,683.

In 2024, AMED is forecast to generate $224,183,486 in earnings, with the lowest earnings forecast at $187,522,511 and the highest earnings forecast at $247,542,692.

What is AMED's revenue growth forecast for 2022-2024?

(NASDAQ: AMED) Amedisys's forecast annual revenue growth rate of 7.48% is not forecast to beat the US Medical Care Facilities industry's average forecast revenue growth rate of 8.78%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast revenue growth rate of 8.46%.

Amedisys's revenue in 2022 is $2,215,949,000.On average, 10 Wall Street analysts forecast AMED's revenue for 2022 to be $74,621,371,354, with the lowest AMED revenue forecast at $74,139,522,853, and the highest AMED revenue forecast at $74,944,442,143. On average, 10 Wall Street analysts forecast AMED's revenue for 2023 to be $81,570,053,686, with the lowest AMED revenue forecast at $78,152,764,135, and the highest AMED revenue forecast at $84,977,545,348.

In 2024, AMED is forecast to generate $89,567,045,252 in revenue, with the lowest revenue forecast at $86,218,178,708 and the highest revenue forecast at $91,376,345,493.

What is AMED's forecast return on assets (ROA) for 2022-2025?

(NASDAQ: AMED) forecast ROA is 9.74%, which is higher than the forecast US Medical Care Facilities industry average of 8.81%.

What is AMED's Price Target?

According to 16 Wall Street analysts that have issued a 1 year AMED price target, the average AMED price target is $159.50, with the highest AMED stock price forecast at $221.00 and the lowest AMED stock price forecast at $95.00.

On average, Wall Street analysts predict that Amedisys's share price could reach $159.50 by Aug 2, 2023. The average Amedisys stock price prediction forecasts a potential upside of 50.32% from the current AMED share price of $106.11.

What is AMED's Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast for 2022-2024?

(NASDAQ: AMED) Amedisys's current Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $4.31. On average, analysts forecast that AMED's EPS will be $5.34 for 2022, with the lowest EPS forecast at $5.19, and the highest EPS forecast at $5.44. On average, analysts forecast that AMED's EPS will be $5.95 for 2023, with the lowest EPS forecast at $5.55, and the highest EPS forecast at $6.43. In 2024, AMED's EPS is forecast to hit $6.91 (min: $5.78, max: $7.63).

What is AMED's forecast return on equity (ROE) for 2022-2025?

(NASDAQ: AMED) forecast ROE is 19.78%, which is considered weak.
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