Universal Health Services (UHS) : Traders are bullish on Universal Health Services (UHS) as it has outperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin of 2.64% in the past 4 weeks. The bullishness in the stock continues even in the near-term as the stock has returned an impressive 0.07%, relative to the S&P 500. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 0.24% in the last 1 week, and is up 2.09% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.14% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 0.96%.The 200 Day SMA reached 0.13%
Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS): After opening at $122.88, the stock dipped to an intraday low of $121.08 on Friday. However, the bulls stepped in to buy at lower levels and pushed the stock higher. The stock touched an intraday high of $123.62 and the buying power remained strong till the end. The stock closed at $123.22 for the day, a gain of 0.85% for the day session. The total traded volume was 629,045. The stocks close on the previous trading day was $123.22.
Universal Health Services (UHS) : The most positive equity analysts on Universal Health Services (UHS) expects the shares to touch $157, 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 $150.4 with an expected fluctuation of $3.86 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.