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Amedisys Inc (AMED) [hlAlert]

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Buy AMED
down 17.06 %

Upside picks Amedysis (AMED) for 2009

Posted on: Saturday,  Feb 14, 2009  2:27 AM ET by The Stock Advisors Top Stocks For 2009

The Stock Advisors Top Stocks For 2009 rated Buy Amedisys Inc (NASDAQ: AMED) on 01/08/2009, when the stock price was
$47.00. Since then, Amedisys Inc has lost 17.06% as of 01/19/2016's recent price of $38.98.
If you would have followed this The Stock Advisors Top Stocks For 2009's recommendation on AMED, you would have lost 17.06% of your investment in 2567 days.

Amedisys, Inc. (Amedisys) is a provider of home health services to the chronic, co-morbid, aging American population. The services that the Company provides include both home health and hospice services with approximately 87% of its revenue derived from Medicare. As of December 31, 2008, Amedisys owned and operated 480 Medicare-certified home health agencies, 48 Medicare-certified hospice agencies and managed the operations of four Medicare-certified home health and two Medicare-certified hospice agencies in 37 states within the United States, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. Its home health patient is Medicare eligible, approximately years old and takes approximately 12 different medications on a daily basis and has multiple co-morbidities. For the Company?s home health patients, it receives a 60-day, episodic-based payment from Medicare. On March 26, 2008, the Company completed the acquisition of TLC Health Care Services, Inc.

Every year since 1983, thestockadvisors has polled the nation’s leading financial newsletter advisors asking them to select their favorite stocks for the coming year. In this year’s special report, 75 “best of breed” advisors have joined to provide you with the ultimate shopping list of trading and investing ideas for 2009. The stocks that are featured range from conservative, high quality blue chips to exciting home run speculations, for those willing to incur high risk in exchange for the potential to maximize upside gains. Importantly, readers should be certain that any stocks you consider meet your own investment strategy, time horizen and risk tolerance. As such, investors should view the 75 stocks in this report as a only as a starting place; do you own research, and continue to monitor any stocks that you may buy. Advisors are making their selections based on their current analysis of a company within the current market environment. But fundamentals change, and a stock that is now a favorite buy can quickly become a sell, based on future events.
Stock Market Advice
Date/Time (ET)SymbolRatingTermPrice (*)Target
1/8/2009 12:00 AM Buy
None
47.00
as of 12/31/2009
1 Week down  -37.03 %
1 Month down  -15.28 %
3 Months down  -28.07 %
1 YTD down  -33.23 %

(*) Stock Price at the time of the recommendation.
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