HIMS Stock: 12 Reasons Why Hims & Hers Shares Are Soaring Today

Hims & Hers Health (NYSE:HIMS) stock is soaring higher on Wednesday thanks to the company’s earnings report for the fourth quarter of 2021.

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Let’s dive into that earnings report below to see why investors in HIMS stock are smiling.

  • First off, the company reported revenue of $84.7 million.
  • That’s more than double the $41.47 million reported during the same period of the year prior.
  • It also sees the company easily beating out Wall Street’s revenue estimate of $76.79 million for the quarter.
  • That strong revenue is pulling HIMS stock higher even with earnings per share pulling down on the report.
  • The telehealth company’s adjusted EPS for Q4 came in at -15 cents.
  • That’s the same as what was reported in the fourth quarter of 2020.
  • It also has Hims & Hers Health missing analysts’ estimate of -7 cents per share.
  • Fortunately, guidance for the first quarter of 2022 is helping HIMS stock out today.
  • The company expects revenue for the quarter to range from $90 million to $93 million.
  • That would have it handily beating out Wall Street’s Q1 revenue estimate of $77.92 million.
  • Full-year 2022 revenue guidance of $365 million to $380 million is also helping out HIMS stock.
  • Even at the low end, it’s higher than the $350.75 million in revenue that analysts’ are expecting this year.

Andrew Dudum, co-founder and CEO of Hims & Hers Health, said the following in the earnings report.

‘We believe these results showcase that our mission to offer high quality, convenient, and affordable care through a more modern, personalized platform is being adopted today as more patients than ever, across multiple age and demographic groups, are engaging with Hims & Hers in their health and wellness journey via multiple channels.”

HIMS stock is up 23.7% as of Wednesday afternoon.

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