Credit Suisse Remains a Hold on Select Medical (SEM)

Credit Suisse analyst A.J. Rice maintained a Hold rating on Select Medical (SEMResearch Report) yesterday and set a price target of $18.00. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $18.81.

According to TipRanks.com, Rice is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 6.5% and a 58.6% success rate. Rice covers the Healthcare sector, focusing on stocks such as Acadia Healthcare, Community Health, and Encompass Health.

Select Medical has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $20.75.

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The company has a one-year high of $28.61 and a one-year low of $10.00. Currently, Select Medical has an average volume of 816.2K.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 66 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is negative on the stock. This means that over the past quarter there has been an increase of insiders selling their shares of SEM in relation to earlier this year.

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Select Medical Holdings Corp. engages in the provision of medical rehabilitation services. It operates through the following segments: Critical Illness Recovery Hospital, Rehabilitation Hospital, Outpatient Rehabilitation and Concentra. The Critical Illness Recovery Hospital segment serves patients with debilitating injuries and rehabilitation needs that cannot be adequately cared in a medically intensive environment, such as a skilled nursing facility. The Rehabilitation Hospital segment provides physical medicine, as well as rehabilitation programs and services, which serve to optimize patient health, function, and quality of life. The Outpatient Rehabilitation segment provides physical, occupational, and speech rehabilitation services through its clinics. The Concentra segment operates through its medical centers and contract services provided at employer worksites and Department of Veterans Affairs community-based outpatient clinics, which deliver occupational medicine, physical therapy, veteran’s healthcare, and consumer health services. The company was founded by Robert A. Ortenzio and Rocco A. Ortenzio in 1996 and is headquartered in Mechanicsburg, PA.