National HealthCare Corporation (AMEX:NHC) Announces Quarterly Dividend

National HealthCare Corporation (AMEX:NHC) declared quarterly dividend of $ 0.52 per share, or $ 2.08 annualized.

The dividend will be payable on November 2, 2020, to stockholders of record on September 30, 2020, with an ex-dividend date of September 29, 2020.

Dividends History

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Recent Earnings Announcement

National HealthCare Corporation posted income for the second quarter of $ 0.92 per share, from the revenue of $ 261.64 million. The quarterly earnings escalated 9.52 percent while revenues elevated 5.86 percent compared with the same quarter last year.

Stock Performance

According to the previous trading day, closing price of NHC was $ 62.72, representing a 12.24 % increase from the 52 week low of $ 55.88 and a 29.62 % decrease over the 52 week high of $ 89.11.

The company has a market capital of $ 963.23 million and is part of the Healthcare sector and Long-Term Care Facilities industry.

National HealthCare Corporation operates, manages, and provides services to skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, independent living facilities, and home health care programs. Its skilled nursing facilities offer licensed therapy services, nutrition services, social services, activities, and housekeeping and laundry services, as well as medical services prescribed by physicians; and rehabilitative services, such as physical, speech, respiratory, and occupational therapy for patients recovering from strokes, heart attacks, orthopedic conditions, neurological illnesses, or other illnesses, injuries, or disabilities. The companys medical specialty units comprise memory care units and subacute nursing units that provide specialized care and programs for persons with Alzheimers or related disorders; and assisted living centers offer personal care services and assistance with general activities of daily living, such as dressing, bathing, meal preparation, and medication management.