Andy Batts
Long only, value, growth, momentum

LHC Group: Near-Term Headwinds Offering Buying Opportunity With Upside Potential

LHC Group (NASDAQ:LHCG) is a financially sound national provider of post-acute care, offering quality and cost-effective healthcare to patients within the comfort of their home. After a more than 12% drop last Friday, the shares of LHC Group are trading at a market cap of $328.98 million, which is close to the company's book value of $274.59 million. In this article I'll explain why the recent drop in the share price offers an incredible buying opportunity for medium-term investors, with a moderate risk-tolerance level. I believe the stock has very limited downside of not more than 5% from the current level against an approximately 40% potential upside within the next year.

Why Does This Opportunity Exist?

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