Universal Health Services (UHS) Shares Slide -6.29%

Universal Health Services (UHS) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Universal Health Services (UHS), hence the stock is down -6.16% 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 -6.23% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -3% and the stock has fallen -6.29% in the past 1 week.

The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 4.22% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 3.88%. Universal Health Services Inc. has dropped 3.03% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 8.58%.


Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $129.57 with an intraday high of $129.72. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $127.72. However, the stock managed to close at $129.53, a loss of 0.35% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $129.98. The total traded volume of the day was 1,381,752 shares.

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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