5-Star Stocks Poised to Pop: U.S. Physical Therapy
Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, physical- and occupational-therapy clinic operator U.S. Physical Therapy (NAS: USPH) has earned a coveted five-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at U.S. Physical Therapy and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
U.S. Physical Therapy facts
|Headquarters (Founded)||Houston (1990)|
|Market Cap||$269.9 million|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$237.0 million|
|Management||CEO Christopher Reading (since 2004)|
CFO Lawrance McAfee (since 2003)
|Return on Equity (Average, Past 3 Years)||23.6%|
|Cash/Debt||$10.0 million / $24.2 million|
Select Medical Holdings
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 98% of the 236 members who have rated U.S. Physical Therapy believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Physical therapy is of growing importance across the population, and as active Baby Boomers begin to retire they will have more time for both exercise and therapy.
[U.S. Physical Therapy] has grown revenue at least nine straight years. ... Valuation looks good too.
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