Universal Health Services (UHS) : Investors lapped up stocks on upticks to the tune of $6.8 million in the Mondays trading session. The trading value on downticks was comparatively at $5.85 million and the uptick to downtick ratio of 1.16 indicates continuous buying by the bulls. The net money flow into the stock was $0.95 million. Upticks saw transactions worth $0 clearly indicating buying by large investors. The total money flow for block trades stood at $0 million, which is a positive for the stock in the long-term. Universal Health Services (UHS) fell $0.2 during the day at $126.17, a drop of -0.16% over the previous days close. However, for the week, the stock is -0.85%, compared to the previous week.
Universal Health Services Inc. has lost 0.45% in the last five trading days and dropped 6.6% in the last 4 weeks. Universal Health Services Inc. has dropped 6.38% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 5.88%.
Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS): The stock opened at $126.94 on Monday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $127.23 for the day. The stock traded down to $126.03 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $126.31 with a loss of -0.05% for the day. The stock had closed at $126.37 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 482,811 shares.
In a related news, 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.