HCA Holdings (HCA) has been under a strong bear grip, hence the stock is down -3.52% when compared to the S&P 500 in the past 4 weeks. However, in the near-term, buying emerged at lower levels and the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 0.32% in the past 1 week. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -3.72% and the stock has fallen -0.34% in the past 1 week.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. The stock has recorded a twenty day Moving Average of 1.81% and the fifty day Moving Average is 3.76%. HCA Holdings, Inc. has dropped 4.01% during the last three month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 9.8%.
HCA Holdings (HCA) : 15 investment research analysts covering HCA Holdings (HCA) have an average price target of $92 for the near short term. The highest target price given by the Brokerage Firm to the stock is $110 and the lowest target is $74 for the short term. Analysts expect the variance to be within $7.34 of the average price.
HCA Holdings (NYSE:HCA): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $74.96 with an intraday high of $75.44. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $73.69. However, the stock managed to close at $74.26, a loss of 1.01% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $75.02. The total traded volume of the day was 2,794,416 shares.
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.