HCA Holdings (NYSE:HCA) has shown a rise of 6.4% or 634,220 shares in the short positions. The bets have increased to 10,567,601 shares on June 15,2016 from 9,933,381 shares on May 31,2016. With respect to the floated shares, the shorts are 3.4%. The days to cover are calculated to be 6, using the standard per day volume of 1,820,742 shares. The information was released by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc (FINRA) on June 24th after market close.
HCA Holdings (NYSE:HCA): The stock opened at $77.30 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $78.22 for the day. The stock traded down to $76.57 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $76.72 with a loss of -3.80% for the day. The stock had closed at $79.75 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 5,764,857 shares.
The company shares have dropped -15.33% from its 1 Year high price. On Jul 14, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $95.49 and the one year low was seen on Aug 24, 2015. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $78.43 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $73.54.
HCA Holdings (NYSE:HCA) has tumbled 0.92% during the past week and has dropped 0.83% in the last 4 week period. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 0.73% and the outperformance has advanced to 2.17% for the last 4 weeks period.
HCA Holdings, Inc. is a holding company. The Company is a health care services company. The Company owns, manages or operates hospitals, freestanding surgery centers, diagnostic and imaging centers, radiation and oncology therapy centers, rehabilitation and physical therapy centers and various other facilities. The Companys general, acute care hospitals provide a range of services to accommodate medical specialties, such as internal medicine, general surgery, cardiology, oncology, neurosurgery, orthopedics and obstetrics, as well as diagnostic and emergency services. The general, acute care hospitals also provide outpatient services, such as outpatient surgery, laboratory, radiology, respiratory therapy, cardiology and physical therapy. Outpatient and ancillary health care services are provided by the Companys general, acute care hospitals, freestanding surgery centers, freestanding emergency care facilities, diagnostic centers and rehabilitation facilities.