HCA Holdings (HCA) : Traders are bullish on HCA Holdings (HCA) as it has outperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin of 1.02% in the past 4 weeks. The bullishness in the stock continues even in the near-term as the stock has returned an impressive 2.51%, relative to the S&P 500. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 3.03% in the last 1 week, and is up 0.88% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.34% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 0.44%.The 200 Day SMA reached 3.45%. HCA Holdings, Inc. has dropped 2.75% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 13.13%.
HCA Holdings (NYSE:HCA): After opening at $75.56, the stock dipped to an intraday low of $75.35 on Friday. However, the bulls stepped in to buy at lower levels and pushed the stock higher. The stock touched an intraday high of $76.68 and the buying power remained strong till the end. The stock closed at $76.51 for the day, a gain of 1.80% for the day session. The total traded volume was 2,105,260. The stocks close on the previous trading day was $75.16.
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.