Chemed Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1970

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 15,087


  • Stock Symbol
  • CHE

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 3

  • Share Price
  • $535.51
  • (As of Thursday Closing)

Chemed General Information


Chemed Corp operates subsidiaries in two main segments: VITAS and Roto-Rooter. The VITAS segment generates the majority of the firm's revenue. It provides hospice and palliative care services to patients with terminal illnesses through a network of physicians, registered nurses, home health aides, social workers, and volunteers. The vast majority of the segment's revenue is received from the Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement programs. The Roto-Rooter segment provides plumbing, drain cleaning, water restoration, and related services to residential and commercial customers. Chemed generates the majority of its revenue from business in the United States.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Primary Industry
Elder and Disabled Care
Other Industries
Other Commercial Services
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • 255 East Fifth Street
  • Suite 2600
  • Cincinnati, OH 45202
  • United States
+1 (513) 000-0000

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Chemed Stock Performance

(As of Thursday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$535.51 $528.00 $492.84 - $654.62 $8.08B 15.1M 87.5K $18.77

Chemed Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 31-Mar-2024 FY 2023 31-Dec-2023 FY 2022 31-Dec-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021
EV 9,595,269 8,739,471 7,828,726 8,255,200
Revenue 2,293,493 2,264,417 2,134,963 2,139,261
EBITDA 417,180 408,070 393,080 410,856
Net Income 283,405 272,509 249,624 268,550
Total Assets 1,727,633 1,668,095 1,442,012 1,342,723
Total Debt 146,140 155,111 247,009 323,542
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Chemed Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Chemed Patents

Chemed Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
JP-H06263917-A Electrically conductive composition Active 03-Feb-1993 00000000 0
JP-H0618093-B2 How to make electrical contacts Inactive 28-Feb-1986 000000000
JP-S62202482-A Manufacture of electric contact Active 28-Feb-1986 000000000
CA-1231612-A Stabilized active halogen-containing detergent compositions and methods Inactive 19-Jun-1984 0000000000
EP-0165676-A2 Stabilized active halogen-containing detergent compositions and methods Inactive 19-Jun-1984 C11D3/3951 0
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Chemed Executive Team (10)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Kevin Mcnamara JD President, Chief Executive Officer and Board Member
Michael Witzeman Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, and Controller
David Williams Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Nathan McNamara Chief Strategy Officer & Vice President
Lisa Reinhard Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and Assistant Secretary
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Chemed Board Members (12)

Name Representing Role Since
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000000 00000 000 Self Chairman & Board Member 000 0000
00000 00000000 00 Chemed President, Chief Executive Officer and Board Member 000 0000
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Chemed Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Chemed Acquisitions (3)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Solari Hospice Care 02-Apr-2013 0000000000 Other Healthcare Services 0000000 0
VITAS Healthcare 01-Jan-2003 0000000000 Hospitals/Inpatient Services
Roto-Rooter Group 01-Jan-1980 Merger/Acquisition Other Services (B2C Non-Financial)
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Chemed Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
VITAS Healthcare Hospitals/Inpatient Services Miami, FL 1978
Roto-Rooter Group Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Cincinnati, OH 0000
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Chemed ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated May, 31, 2024

25.29 | Med Risk

Risk Scale

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Exposure refers to the extent to which a company is exposed to different material ESG issues



Management is related to actions taken to manage ESG issues


Peers Analysis

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Chemed FAQs

  • When was Chemed founded?

    Chemed was founded in 1970.

  • Who is the CEO of Chemed?

    Kevin Mcnamara JD, Nicholas Westfall, and Spencer Lee are the CEOs of Chemed.

  • Where is Chemed headquartered?

    Chemed is headquartered in Cincinnati, OH.

  • What is the size of Chemed?

    Chemed has 15,087 total employees.

  • What industry is Chemed in?

    Chemed’s primary industry is Elder and Disabled Care.

  • Is Chemed a private or public company?

    Chemed is a Public company.

  • What is Chemed’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Chemed is CHE.

  • What is the current stock price of Chemed?

    As of 11-Jul-2024 the stock price of Chemed is $535.51.

  • What is the current market cap of Chemed?

    The current market capitalization of Chemed is $8.08B.

  • What is Chemed’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Chemed is $2.29B.

  • What is Chemed’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Chemed’s EPS for 12 months was $18.77.

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