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NYSE:HCAHCA Healthcare Stock Price, Forecast & News

$106.90
-2.87 (-2.61 %)
(As of 05/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$104.52
Now: $106.90
$109.91
50-Day Range
$98.74
MA: $106.72
$115.66
52-Week Range
$58.38
Now: $106.90
$151.97
Volume3.06 million shs
Average Volume2.79 million shs
Market Capitalization$36.09 billion
P/E Ratio12.16
Dividend Yield1.57%
Beta1.31
HCA Healthcare, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides health care services. The company operates general, acute care hospitals that offer medical and surgical services, including inpatient care, intensive care, cardiac care, diagnostic, and emergency services; and outpatient services, such as outpatient surgery, laboratory, radiology, respiratory therapy, cardiology, and physical therapy services. It also operates psychiatric hospitals, which provide therapeutic programs comprising child, adolescent and adult psychiatric care, and adolescent and adult alcohol and drug abuse treatment and counseling. In addition, the company operates outpatient health care facilities consisting of freestanding ambulatory surgery centers, freestanding emergency care facilities, urgent care facilities, walk-in clinics, diagnostic and imaging centers, rehabilitation and physical therapy centers, radiation and oncology therapy centers, physician practices, and various other facilities. As of December 31, 2018, it owned and operated 179 hospitals and 123 freestanding surgery centers located in 20 states and the United Kingdom. The company was formerly known as HCA Holdings, Inc. HCA Healthcare, Inc. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.5Community Rank: 3.4Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

3.07 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry General medical & surgical hospitals
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Facilities
SectorMedical
CUSIP40412C10
Phone615-344-9551

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$51.34 billion
Cash Flow$17.41 per share
Book Value($2.08) per share

Profitability

Net Income$3.51 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees280,000
Market Cap$36.09 billion
Next Earnings Date8/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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HCA Healthcare (NYSE:HCA) Frequently Asked Questions

How has HCA Healthcare's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

HCA Healthcare's stock was trading at $112.59 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, HCA stock has decreased by 5.1% and is now trading at $106.90. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of HCA Healthcare?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for HCA Healthcare in the last year. There are currently 15 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for HCA Healthcare.

When is HCA Healthcare's next earnings date?

HCA Healthcare is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 4th 2020. View our earnings forecast for HCA Healthcare.

How were HCA Healthcare's earnings last quarter?

HCA Healthcare Inc (NYSE:HCA) released its earnings results on Tuesday, April, 21st. The company reported $2.33 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $2.64 by $0.31. The firm earned $12.86 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $13.12 billion. HCA Healthcare had a net margin of 5.90% and a negative return on equity of 304.76%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 2.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $2.97 EPS. View HCA Healthcare's earnings history.

How often does HCA Healthcare pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for HCA Healthcare?

HCA Healthcare announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, January 28th. Stockholders of record on Monday, March 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.43 per share on Tuesday, March 31st. This represents a $1.72 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.61%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 28th. This is an increase from HCA Healthcare's previous quarterly dividend of $0.40. View HCA Healthcare's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for HCA?

15 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for HCA Healthcare's stock. Their forecasts range from $127.00 to $186.00. On average, they anticipate HCA Healthcare's share price to reach $150.87 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 41.1% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for HCA Healthcare.

Has HCA Healthcare been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about HCA stock has trended negative on Saturday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. HCA Healthcare earned a news impact score of -2.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutHCA Healthcare.

Are investors shorting HCA Healthcare?

HCA Healthcare saw a increase in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 5,150,000 shares, an increase of 18.9% from the April 15th total of 4,330,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 3,090,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.7 days. Currently, 1.6% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View HCA Healthcare's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of HCA Healthcare's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of HCA Healthcare own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other HCA Healthcare investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Walt Disney (DIS), Netflix (NFLX), Visa (V), Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Starbucks (SBUX) and AbbVie (ABBV).

Who are HCA Healthcare's key executives?

HCA Healthcare's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Samuel N. Hazen, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. William B. Rutherford, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Charles J. Hall, Pres of National Group (Age 66)
  • Mr. Jon Mack Foster, Pres of American Group (Age 57)
  • Dr. Thomas F. Frist Jr., Founder & Chairman Emeritus (Age 80)

What is HCA Healthcare's stock symbol?

HCA Healthcare trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HCA."

Who are HCA Healthcare's major shareholders?

HCA Healthcare's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.26%), Wellington Management Group LLP (5.68%), State Street Corp (3.43%), Magellan Asset Management Ltd (3.01%), Longview Partners Guernsey LTD (2.81%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.09%). Company insiders that own HCA Healthcare stock include A Bruce Moore Jr, Bill B Rutherford, Charles J Hall, Christopher F Wyatt, Deborah M Reiner, J William Morrow, Jane D Englebright, Jon M Foster, Jonathan B Perlin, Joseph A Sowell III, Kathleen M Whalen, Kathryn A Torres, Michael S Cuffe, P Martin Paslick, Patricia F Elcan, Robert A Waterman, Sandra L Morgan and Victor L Campbell. View institutional ownership trends for HCA Healthcare.

Which major investors are selling HCA Healthcare stock?

HCA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including APG Asset Management N.V., APG Asset Management N.V., Schroder Investment Management Group, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Lyrical Asset Management LP, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , and Federated Hermes Inc.. Company insiders that have sold HCA Healthcare company stock in the last year include A Bruce Moore Jr, Christopher F Wyatt, Deborah M Reiner, Jane D Englebright, Jon M Foster, Joseph A Sowell III, Kathleen M Whalen, Michael S Cuffe, P Martin Paslick, and Robert A Waterman. View insider buying and selling activity for HCA Healthcare.

Which major investors are buying HCA Healthcare stock?

HCA stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wellington Management Group LLP, MFN Partners Management LP, Franklin Resources Inc., Orbimed Advisors LLC, AJO LP, Abrams Bison Investments LLC, Columbus Hill Capital Management L.P., and Camber Capital Management LP. View insider buying and selling activity for HCA Healthcare.

How do I buy shares of HCA Healthcare?

Shares of HCA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is HCA Healthcare's stock price today?

One share of HCA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $106.90.

How big of a company is HCA Healthcare?

HCA Healthcare has a market capitalization of $36.09 billion and generates $51.34 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $3.51 billion in net income (profit) each year or $10.50 on an earnings per share basis. HCA Healthcare employs 280,000 workers across the globe.

What is HCA Healthcare's official website?

The official website for HCA Healthcare is www.hcahealthcare.com.

How can I contact HCA Healthcare?

HCA Healthcare's mailing address is ONE PARK PLAZA, NASHVILLE TN, 37203. The company can be reached via phone at 615-344-9551 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 5/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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