Large Inflow of Money Detected in HCA Holdings

HCA Holdings (HCA) : HCA Holdings (HCA) had a healthy money flow of $7.96 million into the stock during the Thursdays trading session. The value of bullish trades on upticks was $38.55 million, whereas, investors only sold shares worth $30.6 million on downticks. The stock closed the day with an up-down ratio of 1.26.The money flow in the block trades to the tune of $8.35 million shows that the bulls were dominant, the large players used the weakness in the stock to accumulate it for the long-term. $17.49 million worth of transactions were on upticks. A paltry $9.14 million worth of block trade transactions on downticks shows that the investors are reluctant to sell the stock down. The total up-down ratio of the upticks vs the downticks in block trades was 1.91. HCA Holdings (HCA) stock slid $1.24 intraday and traded at 78.31, a change of -1.56% over previous days close. However, for the week, the company shares are 0.13% compared to previous weeks close.


The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 0.16%. Shares have dropped -17.48% 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 $77.87 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $74.42.

HCA Holdings (NYSE:HCA): The stock opened at $79.98 on Thursday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $80.13 for the day. The stock traded down to $78.04 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $78.31 with a loss of -1.56% for the day. The stock had closed at $79.55 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 2,098,160 shares.

In an insider trading activity,The officer (SVP-Internal Audit Services) of Hca Holdings, Inc., Steakley Joseph N sold 44,203 shares at $76.42 on May 24, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $3,377,993. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.

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.

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