HCA Holdings (HCA) has risen sharply, recording gains of 1.05% in the past 4 weeks. However, the stock has corrected -0.86% in the past 1 week, providing a good buying opportunity on dips. On a relative basis, the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 3.14% in the past 4 weeks, but has underperformed the S&P 500 in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.44% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 1.99%.The 200 Day SMA reached 1.3% HCA Holdings, Inc. has dropped 2.76% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 11.33%.
HCA Holdings (HCA) : The highest short term price target forecast on HCA Holdings (HCA) is $98 and the lowest target price is $77. A total of 14 equity analysts are currently covering the company. The average price of all the analysts is $91.14 with a standard deviation of $5.17.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. HCA Holdings (NYSE:HCA): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $74.87 and the intraday high of $76 after having opened at $75.25 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $75.25, a loss of -0.13%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 3,955,021 shares. The stock failed to cross $76 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $75.29.
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.