LifePoint Hospitals: Analysis Of Quarterly Earnings
CapitalCube • Today, 5:29 PM
- Summary numbers: Revenues of USD 1166 million, Net Earnings of USD 27.50 million and EPS of USD 0.59. Performance focus more on top-line than bottom-line: same period year-on-year revenue change of 29.60% vs. change in earnings of -15.38%.
- Gross margins now 12.10% from 18.77% compared to the same period last year, EBITDA margins now 12.10% from 12.70%.
- Ability to strengthen the balance sheet? Year-on-year change in Operating Cash Flow of 25.89% better than change in earnings.
- Earnings decline from operating margin decreases as well as from unusual items.