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Tenet Healthcare (THC) Competitors

$98.29
-1.11 (-1.12%)
(As of 04/16/2024 ET)

THC vs. UHS, SGRY, LEGN, CTLT, TFX, RGEN, BIO, BIO.B, QGEN, and SNN

Should you be buying Tenet Healthcare stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Tenet Healthcare include Universal Health Services (UHS), Surgery Partners (SGRY), Legend Biotech (LEGN), Catalent (CTLT), Teleflex (TFX), Repligen (RGEN), Bio-Rad Laboratories (BIO), Bio-Rad Laboratories (BIO.B), Qiagen (QGEN), and Smith & Nephew (SNN). These companies are all part of the "medical" sector.

Tenet Healthcare vs.

Tenet Healthcare (NYSE:THC) and Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) are both medical companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their media sentiment, institutional ownership, community ranking, dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, earnings, valuation and risk.

95.4% of Tenet Healthcare shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 86.1% of Universal Health Services shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.7% of Tenet Healthcare shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 16.1% of Universal Health Services shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Tenet Healthcare received 28 more outperform votes than Universal Health Services when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 65.85% of users gave Universal Health Services an outperform vote while only 59.61% of users gave Tenet Healthcare an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Tenet HealthcareOutperform Votes
645
59.61%
Underperform Votes
437
40.39%
Universal Health ServicesOutperform Votes
617
65.85%
Underperform Votes
320
34.15%

Universal Health Services has a net margin of 5.03% compared to Tenet Healthcare's net margin of 2.97%. Tenet Healthcare's return on equity of 26.34% beat Universal Health Services' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Tenet Healthcare2.97% 26.34% 2.70%
Universal Health Services 5.03%12.08%5.36%

In the previous week, Universal Health Services had 1 more articles in the media than Tenet Healthcare. MarketBeat recorded 9 mentions for Universal Health Services and 8 mentions for Tenet Healthcare. Tenet Healthcare's average media sentiment score of 0.63 beat Universal Health Services' score of 0.21 indicating that Tenet Healthcare is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Tenet Healthcare
2 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Universal Health Services
0 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
5 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Tenet Healthcare has a beta of 2.08, suggesting that its stock price is 108% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Universal Health Services has a beta of 1.24, suggesting that its stock price is 24% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Universal Health Services has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Tenet Healthcare. Universal Health Services is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Tenet Healthcare, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Tenet Healthcare$20.55B0.47$611M$5.7117.08
Universal Health Services$14.28B0.76$717.79M$10.2615.81

Tenet Healthcare presently has a consensus price target of $100.38, indicating a potential upside of 3.13%. Universal Health Services has a consensus price target of $179.71, indicating a potential upside of 10.79%. Given Universal Health Services' higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Universal Health Services is more favorable than Tenet Healthcare.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Tenet Healthcare
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
14 Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
Universal Health Services
1 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
7 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.50

Summary

Tenet Healthcare beats Universal Health Services on 10 of the 19 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding THC and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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THC vs. The Competition

MetricTenet HealthcareGeneral medical & surgical hospitals IndustryMedical SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$9.76B$13.32B$4.72B$17.02B
Dividend YieldN/A0.65%5.45%3.58%
P/E Ratio17.088.44184.8921.40
Price / Sales0.470.582,546.5610.04
Price / Cash6.2014.1733.3015.26
Price / Book3.1817.004.684.93
Net Income$611M$917.76M$100.19M$964.34M
7 Day Performance-4.17%-5.30%-4.83%-5.42%
1 Month Performance-1.27%-5.35%-3.61%-2.58%
1 Year Performance50.61%-4.90%12.32%75.82%

Tenet Healthcare Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
UHS
Universal Health Services
4.972 of 5 stars
$171.50
-0.1%
$176.29
+2.8%
+22.3%$11.53B$14.28B16.7296,700Upcoming Earnings
SGRY
Surgery Partners
1.9132 of 5 stars
$27.59
+0.9%
$43.63
+58.1%
-30.5%$3.49B$2.74B-275.9013,500
LEGN
Legend Biotech
2.2424 of 5 stars
$56.36
+2.8%
$82.70
+46.7%
-2.5%$10.25B$285.14M-38.081,800Analyst Report
Gap Down
CTLT
Catalent
3.2206 of 5 stars
$56.95
+0.5%
$52.46
-7.9%
+21.1%$10.29B$4.28B-8.3717,800
TFX
Teleflex
4.7638 of 5 stars
$223.79
+3.2%
$265.56
+18.7%
-20.2%$10.54B$2.97B29.7214,500Positive News
RGEN
Repligen
4.0171 of 5 stars
$181.92
+4.5%
$196.70
+8.1%
-4.4%$9.72B$638.76M252.671,783News Coverage
BIO
Bio-Rad Laboratories
4.6669 of 5 stars
$339.60
+4.1%
$468.00
+37.8%
-37.3%$9.69B$2.67B-15.808,030Analyst Revision
BIO.B
Bio-Rad Laboratories
0 of 5 stars
$338.55
+3.5%
N/A-27.1%$9.66B$2.67B-15.757,900Positive News
Gap Up
QGEN
Qiagen
4.2027 of 5 stars
$41.97
+1.1%
$51.69
+23.2%
-17.3%$9.58B$1.97B27.745,967
SNN
Smith & Nephew
2.9364 of 5 stars
$24.67
+1.3%
N/A-20.6%$10.78B$5.55B0.0018,452Short Interest ↓

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This page (NYSE:THC) was last updated on 4/16/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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