Universal Health Services Inc (UHS): Debra K Osteen , Senior Vice President of Universal Health Services Inc sold 18,749 shares on Jun 1, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on Jun 2, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $135.81 per share for a total value of $2,546,301.75 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on May 11, 2016, John H Herrell (director) sold 6,000 shares at $136.09 per share price.On May 5, 2016, Anthony Pantaleoni (director) sold 6,995 shares at $133.51 per share price.Also, On Mar 9, 2016, Robert H Hotz (director) sold 7,077 shares at $113.06 per share price.On Mar 9, 2016, Lawrence S. Gibbs (director) sold 6,000 shares at $112.14 per share price.
Universal Health Services: On Wednesday, Jun 1, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Universal Health Services which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $134.62 and hit $136.06 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $135.92, with a gain of 0.79% or 1.06 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 5,58,421 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $148.57 and the company has a market cap of $13,191 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $100.82.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.Universal Health Services is Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts to Outperform and the brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 157 from a previous price target of $150 .The Rating was issued on Apr 29, 2016.Universal Health Services is Reiterated by Mizuho to Buy and the brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 150 from a previous price target of $140 .The Rating was issued on Apr 28, 2016.Universal Health Services is Downgraded by Standpoint Research to Hold. Earlier the firm had a rating of Buy on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Apr 21, 2016.Universal Health Services is Upgraded by Wells Fargo to Outperform. Earlier the firm had a rating of Market Perform on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Mar 29, 2016.
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.