Capitol Health buys 9 clinics in Vic and WA

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by Anna Napoli

Diagnostic imaging provider Capitol Health (ASX:CAJ) has acquired 6 clinics in Perth and 3 in Melbourne.

The healthcare company paid $17 million upfront on a cash and debt free basis with up to $3.3 million payable under earn-out to vendors over the first year of ownership.

Capitol says the new clinics are expected to contribute $16.5 million in revenue and $3.1 million in earnings per annum.

The acquisitions will enable Capitol’s entry into the attractive Perth market while the 3 Victorian clinics will extend the Capitol network into metropolitan Melbourne.

Shares in Capitol Health (ASX:CAJ) are trading up 1.59 per cent to 32 cents.
 

Anna Napoli

Finance News Network
Anna joined FNN February 2018 and also works with Channel 7 as a freelance producer. Anna has also worked as a lawyer and lecturer. She has also presented news updates for interstate news with Southern Cross Austereo.