Fact based stock research
Chemed (NYSE:CHE)


Chemed stock research in summary

chemed.com


Chemed shares have a HOLD rating. They show above average growth and are safely financed, but are bad value. We recommend holding Chemed shares.


Latest Obermatt Ranks


Country USA
Industry Health Care Services
Index D.J. US Health Care
Size class Large

February 9, 2018. Top 10 stocks updated on Top 10 schedule or at least quarterly. ()


Achievements

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Research History: Chemed

STOCK RESEARCH SUMMARY 2015 2016 2017 2018
STOCK VALUE RANKS
58
45
21
21
STOCK GROWTH RANKS
38
1
67
67
STOCK SAFETY RANKS
70
87
63
63
COMBINED STOCK RANKS
54
27
47
47

Last update of Combined Rank: 9-Feb-2018. Stock research history is based on the Obermatt Method. The higher the rank, the better is Chemed in the corresponding investment strategy.


Value Metrics in Detail

VALUE METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
PRICE VS. REVENUES (P/S)
72
52
50
50
PRICE VS. PROFITS (P/E)
77
49
19
19
PRICE VS. CAPITAL (Market-to-Book)
22
18
20
20
DIVIDEND YIELD
44
36
26
26
CONSOLIDATED RANK: VALUE
58
45
21
21

Last update of Value Rank: 9-Feb-2018. Stock analysis on value ratios: The higher the rank, the lower the value ratio of Chemed; except for dividend yield where the rank is higher, the higher the yield.


Growth Metrics in Detail

GROWTH METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
REVENUE GROWTH
13
28
20
20
PROFIT GROWTH
28
20
74
74
STOCK RETURNS
80
55
88
88
CONSOLIDATED RANK: GROWTH
38
1
67
67

Financial reporting date of Growth Rank: 30-Sep-2017. Stock analysis on growth metrics: The higher the rank, the higher the growth and returns of Chemed.


Safety Metrics in Detail

SAFETY METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
LEVERAGE
34
70
48
48
REFINANCING
39
39
LIQUIDITY
82
80
79
79
CONSOLIDATED RANK: SAFETY
70
87
63
63

Financial reporting date of Safety Rank: 31-Jan-2018. Stock analysis on safety metrics: The higher the rank, the lower the leverage of Chemed and the more cash is available to service its debt.


Stock analysis by the purely financial fact-based Obermatt Method for the investment strategies Value, Growth and Safety for Chemed from February 9, 2018.