LAFAYETTE, Louisiana — Lafayette-based home nursing firm LHC Group reported second-quarter earnings of $6.1 million, or 35 cents per share, compared with $5.8 million, or 34 cents per share, a year ago.
The company also raised its full-year 2014 per-share guidance to a range of $1.25 to $1.35. LHC had forecast earnings of $1.15 to $1.35 per share.
The Advocate reports (http://bit.ly/1skFCpU ) the company also raised its 2014 revenue forecast to a range of $720 million to $730 million. LHC's earlier guidance estimated revenue in the range of $700 million to $720 million.
Information from: The Advocate, http://theadvocate.com