A holding company whose subsidiaries and affiliates own, lease and operate their respective facilities and other assets. The Company operates general acute care hospitals.


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Key Data Points

Primary metrics and data points about LifePoint Hospitals.
Current Price: $55.50
Prev Close: $55.05
Open: $55.00
Bid: $55.35
Ask: $55.55
Day's Range: $54.50 - $57.25
52wk Range: $50.60 - $75.94
Volume: 728,654
Avg Vol 707,528
Market Cap: $2B
P/E (ttm): 18.72
EPS (ttm): $2.94
Div & Yield: $0.00 (0.0%)

Company Rating

What our community thinks about LifePoint Hospitals.
CAPS Rating 4 out of 5
 
84 Outperform
13 Underperform
CAPS All Stars
 
38 Outperform
5 Underperform

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You pick for LifePoint Hospitals is winning

Score: +97.74
Call: Outperform
Time Frame: Five Plus Years
Start Price: $18.24
Start Date: 3/29/2007
Gain/Loss: +$152.4%
S&P Gain/Loss: +$54.7%

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CEO Rating

The single most important factor in a company's success is the team that's leading the company.

Bill Carpenter III, CEO

39% Approve

Based on 45 Ratings

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Business Summary

Industry, sector and description for LifePoint Hospitals.

A holding company whose subsidiaries and affiliates own, lease and operate their respective facilities and other assets. The Company operates general acute care hospitals.

  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Industry: Healthcare IT