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THC

Tenet

$16.24

-0.91 (-5.31%)

, HCA

HCA Healthcare

$78.94

0.18 (0.23%)

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Deutsche sees wide range of potential takeout values for Tenet

Deutsche Bank analyst Chris Rigg believes Tenet Healthcare's (THC) leverage makes for an "extremely wide" range of potential buyout prices. After the Wall Street Journal reported that the company is exploring strategic options including a possible sale, Rigg pegs $21-$41 per share as the potential buyout range. Also difficult is determining who would actually be interested and capable of buying Tenet, Rigg tells investors in a research note. HCA Holdings (HCA) has the financial wherewithal to do a deal, but the companies have significant overlap which could bring antitrust issues, the analyst contends. He sees private equity or an existing private equity-backed hospital chain as making more sense. Rigg has a Buy rating on Tenet with a $24 price target.

THC

Tenet

$16.24

-0.91 (-5.31%)

HCA

HCA Healthcare

$78.94

0.18 (0.23%)

  • 02

    Oct

THC Tenet
$16.24

-0.91 (-5.31%)

09/14/17
SBSH
09/14/17
NO CHANGE
Target $16
SBSH
Neutral
Citi would be 'somewhat surprised' at outright sale of Tenet
Citi analyst Ralph Giacobbe is not dismissing the idea of a sale after the Wall Street Journal reported last night that Tenet Healthcare is exploring strategic alternatives. The analyst, however, would be "somewhat surprised" if Tenet is sold outright given the current operating backdrop as well as the company's high leverage and higher relative valuation. Further, the analyst does not believe there is "appetite" from the publicly traded hospitals to do a deal and he also sees little private equity interest. Giacobbe wouldn't be surprised if Tenet has already attempted to engage the managed care organizations, which he sees as unlikely buyers. Tenet's high short interest is likely to drive the stock higher, but it is difficult to chase the Tenet on the rally driven by headlines, Giacobbe concludes in a research note partially titled "The Challenge May Be Finding a Buyer." He keeps a Neutral rating on Tenet with a $16 price target.
09/06/17
CANT
09/06/17
NO CHANGE
CANT
Overweight
Irma threat a risk for HCA, public hospital peers, says Cantor
Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Joseph France noted that HCA Holdings (HCA), Community Health (CYH), LifePoint (LPNT), Tenet (THC) and Envision Healthcare (EVHC) all have business in Florida and Texas and are all down today on the potential threat from Hurricane Irma and the impact from Hurricane Harvey last week. HCA reports nearly half of its beds are in Florida and Texas while Envision has said in the past that more than half of its anesthesia business and about half of its legacy ER business is in those two states, noted France, who adds that Community Health, LifePoint and Tenet are less exposed to those states. The analyst keeps an Overweight rating on HCA shares.
09/01/17
MSCO
09/01/17
NO CHANGE
Target $15
MSCO
Equal Weight
Tenet turnaround may take several quarters to take root, says Morgan Stanley
Morgan Stanley analyst Zack Sopcak said Tenet's search for a new CEO and board changes are likely to drive short-term share gains, but he remains on the sidelines, citing the stock's 36% run-up in the two weeks prior to last night's announcement and his belief that it could be several quarters before a turnaround takes root. Sopcak keeps an Equal Weight rating and $15 price target on Tenet shares.
09/01/17
JPMS
09/01/17
NO CHANGE
JPMS
Neutral
JPMorgan cautions against chasing shares of Tenet
JPMorgan analyst Gary Taylor expects shares of Tenet to move higher today after the company announced CEO Trevor Fetter is stepping down and that it adopted a poison pill a day in advance of the Glenview standstill agreement expiration. In a research note titled "Less than Meets the Eye?," Taylor cautions investors against chasing the shares. There is limited ability now for activists to compel change, and a base-case sum-of-the-parts valuation analysis yields an $8-$19 share price, Taylor tells investors. He keeps a Neutral rating on Tenet.
HCA HCA Healthcare
$78.94

0.18 (0.23%)

08/28/17
JEFF
08/28/17
NO CHANGE
JEFF
Buy
HCA has 11% of its beds in Harvey impacted areas, says Jefferies
Jefferies analyst Brian Tanquilut points out that HCA Holdings (HCA) has 11% of its beds in areas impacted by severe weather from Hurricane Harvey. The analyst expects the hurricane to cause a "notable disruption," specifically for hospitals, physician offices, surgery centers, and labs. Investors are likely to take a long-term view of Hurricane Harvey, however, as it is a one-time issue and thus excluded from operating and financial results, Tanquilut tells investors in a research note. He sees both Tenet (THC) and Community Health (CYH) being minimally impacted from the storm. Envision Healthcare's (EVHC) AmSurg segment has three ambulatory surgery centers in the impacted markets, while Surgery Partners (SGRY) has only one facility in Houston, the analyst adds.
08/22/17
JPMS
08/22/17
NO CHANGE
JPMS
Neutral
Tenet 'short squeeze' shouldn't be chased, says JPMorgan
JPMorgan analyst Gary Taylor attributes Tenet's (THC) 32% advance over the last two sessions to a combination of several factors - a "short squeeze" due to fears of more activist activity; the timing of the announcement of Glenview Capital's resignation of two board seats and intention to "evaluate other avenues to be a constructive owner" during the thinly-traded final half of August; and competitors' Sum-of-the-Parts valuations that he deems "unreasonable." Taylor, who believes HCA Holdings (HCA) and other local systems will continue to have interest in certain Tenet hospitals, but is "somewhat skeptical that HCA would consider an outright purchase," would not be chasing the short squeeze and keeps a Neutral rating on Tenet shares.
08/16/17
PIPR
08/16/17
NO CHANGE
PIPR
Piper 'incrementally more bearish' on Hospital sector
Valuations in the Hospital sector have come in, but not enough, Piper Jaffray analyst Sarah James tells investors in a research note. She believes that contradictory to what the hospitals are suggesting, structural headwinds will continue for five-plus years. The analyst believes the group should be trading at a discount. James has an Underweight rating on Community Health Systems (CYH), Overweight ratings on HCA Holdings (HCA) and Universal Health (UHS), and Neutral ratings on LifePoint (LPNT) and Tenet (THC).

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CE

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