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Genesis Healthcare (GEN) Catches Eye: Stock Jumps 8.9% - Tale of the Tape

Genesis Healthcare, Inc.(GEN) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise nearly 9% on the day. The company was recently upgraded to outperform by RBC Capital Markets, which drove the upside. This breaks the recent trend for the company, as the stock is now trading above the volatile price range of $5.95-$7.00 in the past one-month time frame.

In the last 30 days, the company has seen one upward estimate revision and the Zacks Consensus Estimate moved higher, suggesting that more solid trading could be ahead for Genesis Healthcare. So make sure to keep an eye on this stock going forward to see if this recent jump can turn into more strength down the road.

Genesis Healthcare holds a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).

Another favorably placed stock from the healthcare sector is The Ensign Group, Inc. (ENSG) , which sports a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy).

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