Large Inflow of Money Detected in Universal Health Services

Universal Health Services (UHS) : Thursdays money flow data in Universal Health Services (UHS) suggests that the bulls made the most of the weakness in the stock. The inflow of money into the stock on upticks was $23.84 million, whereas, $16.01 million worth of transactions were done on downticks. The ratio between the two, uptick and downtick stood at 1.49, in favor of the bulls. The total money flow into the stock was $7.83 million clearly indicating that the smart money has been buying into the stock on weakness.

In comparison, the money flow in block deals was $5.75 million. The total value of block trades done on upticks was $5.75 million. Universal Health Services (UHS) fell $1.51 and traded at $135.1, down -1.11% for the day, over previous days close. On a weekly basis, the shares are -1.5% over the previous weeks close.


The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.81% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 0.46%. Shares have dropped -4.28% from its 1 Year high price. On Aug 5, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $148.57 and the one year low was seen on Feb 12, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $134.55 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $122.88.

Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS): The stock opened at $137.79 on Thursday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $137.79 for the day. The stock traded down to $134.24 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $135.10 with a loss of -1.11% for the day. The stock had closed at $136.61 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 629,059 shares.

In an insider trading activity, Osteen Debra K, officer (Senior Vice President) of Universal Health Services Inc, unloaded 6,756 shares at an average price of $138.27 on June 9, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $934,152, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.

Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company. The Company operates through its subsidiaries, which owns and operates acute care hospitals, behavioral health centers, surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers and radiation oncology centers. The Companys segments include acute care hospital services, behavioral health care services and Other. The Companys ambulatory treatment centers division includes managing and/or owning or in partnerships with physicians, five surgical hospitals and surgery and radiation oncology centers located in four states. Its services include general and specialty surgery, internal medicine, obstetrics, emergency room care, radiology, oncology, diagnostic care, coronary care, pediatric services, pharmacy services and/or behavioral health services. It provides capital resources, as well as various management services to its facilities. The Companys subsidiary is UHS of Delaware, Inc.

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