Gentiva Health Services (GTIV -5.8%) takes a hit despite beating Q4 estimates. Net profit...

|About: Gentiva Health Services, Inc. (GTIV)|By:, SA News Editor

Gentiva Health Services (GTIV -5.8%) takes a hit despite beating Q4 estimates. Net profit slumped 71% Y/Y, and it now expects the impact of Medicare slashing reibursment rates and lowering leverage ratios to push it out of compliance with its financial covenant ratios this year.