Shares of Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Sees Large Outflow of Money

Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) : The total money flow in Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) was negative ($5.57 million), showing the domination of sellers in the Wednesday trading session. The traders utilized every rise to sell their positions, as seen in the value of trading on downtick to the tune of $12.62 million. Transactions on upticks were comparatively lower at $7.05 million. The uptick to downtick ratio was 0.56. The total block trades on downticks were valued at $5.03 million. The money flow during block trades was negative ($5.03 million) when the stock traded with a gain of $188 cent. Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) was $133.96, an increase of 1.42% over the previous days close.


In an insider trading activity,The officer (Senior Vice President) of Universal Health Services Inc, Osteen Debra K sold 6,756 shares at $138.27 on June 9, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $934,152. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing. Currently the company Insiders own 12.8% of Universal Health Services shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -18.41% . Institutional Investors own 87.27% of Universal Health Services shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -19.48%.

The company shares have dropped -7.69% 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 $134.50 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $121.87. Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS): During Wednesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $132.00 and $132.00 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $134.77. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $133.44, notching a gain of 1.03% for the day. The total traded volume was 832,773 . The stock had closed at $132.08 on the previous day.

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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