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Amedisys Inc. Daily Stock Analysis
Stock Information
Open
51.28
Close
52.11
High
52.25
Low
51.17
Previous Close
51.35
Daily Price Gain
0.76
YTD High
65.91
YTD High Date
Jun 23, 2017
YTD Low
42.05
YTD Low Date
Jan 12, 2017
YTD Price Change
9.59
YTD Gain
22.55%
52 Week High
65.91
52 Week High Date
Jun 23, 2017
52 Week Low
34.58
52 Week Low Date
Nov 9, 2016
52 Week Price Change
3.39
52 Week Gain
6.96%
Recent priceSeries Trade Signals

These are sample algorithmic trades based on actual market data.

Trade Type
Entry Date
Entry Price
Exit Date
Exit Price
Trade Hold Time
Gain
Trade Record
LONG
May 26. 2015
29.13
Jun 24. 2015
39.07
21 Trading Days
34.13%
Link
LONG
Mar 28. 2016
44.15
May 4. 2016
50.91
27 Trading Days
15.31%
Link
LONG
Apr 20. 2017
52.54
May 18. 2017
58.16
20 Trading Days
10.69%
Link
Company Information
Stock Symbol
AMED
Exchange
NasdaqGS
Company URL
http://www.amedisys.com
Company Phone
2252922031
CEO
Paul B. K. Kusserow
Headquarters
Louisiana
Business Address
3854 AMERICAN WAY, SUITE A, BATON ROUGE, LA 70816
Sector
Equity
Industry Category
Health Services
Industry Group
Home Health Care
CIK
0000896262
About

Amedisys, Inc. provides hospice and home health care services to the chronic, co-morbid and aging American population. The company focuses on delivering patient-centered care, whether that is home-based recovery and rehabilitation after an operation or injury, care focused on empowering them to manage a chronic disease, palliative care for those with a terminal illness, or hospice care at the end of life. It operates its business through the following business segments: Home Health and Hospice. The Home Health segment delivers services in the homes of individuals who may be recovering from an illness, injury or surgery. The Hospice segment provides care that is designed to provide comfort and support for those who are facing a terminal illness. Amedisys was founded by William F. Borne in 1982 and is headquartered in Baton Rouge, LA.

Description

Amedisys, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides healthcare services in the United States. It operates through three segments: Home Health, Hospice, and Personal Care. The Home Health segment offers a range of services in the homes of individuals for the recovery of patients from surgery, chronic disability, or terminal illness, as well as prevents avoidable hospital readmissions through its skilled nurses, physical and speech therapists, occupational therapists, and aides for its patients to complete their important personal tasks. The Hospice segment offers care that is designed to provide comfort and support for those who are dealing with a terminal illness, including heart disease, pulmonary disease, Alzheimer's, HIV/AIDS, and cancer. The Personal Care segment provides assistance for patients with the activities of daily living. As of March 1, 2017, the company owned and operated 420 care centers in 34 states. Amedisys, Inc. was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.