The S&P Healthcare Services Index increased by 7.4% over the last month, as compared to S&P 500, which increased by 6.9% over the same period.
Over the past month, the best performing sectors were Pharmacy Management (up 30.9%), Assisted / Independent Living (up 18.4%) and Contract Research Organizations (up 16.2%). The sectors experiencing the most decline were Consumer Directed Health / Wellness (down 3.5%) and Government Managed Care (down 1.6%).
The current average LTM revenue and LTM EBITDA multiples for the Healthcare Services industry overall are 2.39x and 15.7x respectively.
The sectors with the highest valuation multiples include:
- HCIT (4.46x LTM Revenue, 32.0x LTM EBITDA)
- Consumer Directed Health / Wellness (4.18x LTM Revenue, 22.1x LTM EBITDA)
- Home Health / Hospice (2.02x LTM Revenue, 21.0x LTM EBITDA)
- Assisted / Independent Living (2.15x LTM Revenue, 18.9x LTM EBITDA)
Read the report for more detail on sector activity.