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What analysts say:
- Buy, sell, or hold?: Analysts think investors should stand pat on Kinetic Concepts with eight of 11 analysts rating it hold. Analysts don't like Kinetic Concepts as much as competitor Hill-Rom Holdings overall. Four out of nine analysts rate Hill-Rom Holdings a buy compared to two of 11 for Kinetic Concepts. While analysts still rate the stock a hold, they are a little more optimistic about it compared to three months ago.
- Revenue Forecasts: On average, analysts predict $516.6 million in revenue this quarter. That would represent a rise of 3.8% from the year-ago quarter.
- Wall Street Earnings Expectations: The average analyst estimate is earnings of $1.24 per share. Estimates range from $1.10 to $1.29.
What our community says:
CAPS All Stars are solidly backing the stock, with 99.7% granting it an "outperform" rating. The community at large agrees with the All Stars, with 96.5% giving it a rating of "outperform." Fools are bullish on Kinetic Concepts and haven't been shy with their opinions lately, logging 227 posts in the past 30 days. Kinetic Concepts has a bullish CAPS rating of five out of five stars that is about on par with the Fool community assessment.
Kinetic Concepts' profit has risen year over year by an average of 12.7%. Revenue has now gone up for three straight quarters.
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