Universal Health Services (UHS) Shares are Down -1.76%

Universal Health Services (UHS) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Universal Health Services (UHS), hence the stock is down -9.48% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -2.18% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -7.23% and the stock has fallen -1.76% in the past 1 week.

Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS): The stock opened at $128.08 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $128.51 for the day. The stock traded down to $126.85 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $127.25 with a loss of -0.33% for the day. The stock had closed at $127.67 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 562,230 shares.

The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 4.87% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 5.16%. Universal Health Services Inc. has dropped 4.87% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 6.67%.

Universal Health Services (UHS) : The most positive equity analysts on Universal Health Services (UHS) expects the shares to touch $162, whereas, the least positive believes that the stock will trade at $145 in the short term. The company is covered by 10 Wall Street Brokerage Firms. The average price target for shares are $151.6 with an expected fluctuation of $5.32 from the mean.


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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