Acadia Healthcare Company (ACHC) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Acadia Healthcare Company (ACHC), hence the stock is down -3.47% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -0.15% relative to the S&P 500. The stock has risen by 0.02% in the past week indicating that the buyers are active at lower levels, but the stock is down -3.99% in the past 4 weeks.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.61% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 3.97%.The 200 Day SMA reached 11.96%
Acadia Healthcare Company (NASDAQ:ACHC): After opening at $47.75, the stock dipped to an intraday low of $47.21 on Friday. However, the bulls stepped in to buy at lower levels and pushed the stock higher. The stock touched an intraday high of $49.92 and the buying power remained strong till the end. The stock closed at $49.55 for the day, a gain of 4.29% for the day session. The total traded volume was 1,616,175. The stocks close on the previous trading day was $49.55.
Acadia Healthcare Company (ACHC) : 11 investment research analysts covering Acadia Healthcare Company (ACHC) have an average price target of $74.91 for the near short term. The highest target price given by the Brokerage Firm to the stock is $85 and the lowest target is $65 for the short term. Analysts expect the variance to be within $7.92 of the average price.
Acadia Healthcare Company, Inc. is a provider of behavioral healthcare services. The Company develops and operates inpatient psychiatric facilities, residential treatment centers, group homes, substance abuse facilities and facilities providing outpatient behavioral healthcare services to serve the behavioral health and recovery needs of communities. It operates in two segments: U.S. Facilities and U.K. Facilities. Its U.S. Facilities and services are classified into categories, which includes acute inpatient psychiatric facilities; specialty treatment facilities; residential treatment centers; and outpatient community-based services. In the United Kingdom, it provides inpatient services through mental health hospitals and care homes. In addition to these services, it also operates a U.K. division to provide EAP to organizations. The Company operated approximately 78 behavioral healthcare facilities with over 5,800 beds in approximately 24 states, the United Kingdom and Puerto Rico.