Universal Health Services Company Profile (NYSE:UHS)

About Universal Health Services

Universal Health Services logoUniversal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in owning and operating acute care hospitals, behavioral health centers, surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers and radiation oncology centers. Its segment is acute care hospital services and behavioral healthcare services. The Other segment includes centralized services, including information services, purchasing, reimbursement, accounting, taxation, legal, advertising, design and construction and patient accounting, as well as the operating results for its other entities, including outpatient surgery and radiation centers. Its services include general and specialty surgery, internal medicine, obstetrics, radiology, oncology, diagnostic care, coronary care, pediatric services and pharmacy. It operates over 20 inpatient acute care hospitals, over three free-standing emergency departments, and over 210 inpatient and over 20 outpatient behavioral healthcare facilities.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Hospitals
  • Sub-Industry: Health Care Facilities
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: UHS
  • CUSIP: 91390310
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $120.12
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $129.16
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $126.46
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.01
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.82
  • P/E Growth: 1.86
  • Market Cap: $11.63B
  • Outstanding Shares: 97,378,000
  • Beta: 1.41
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Hold Ratings, 10 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.63)
Consensus Price Target: $142.85 (17.87% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/29/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$138.00 -> $150.00View Rating Details
7/29/2016Leerink SwannReiterated RatingBuy$150.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual Weight$150.00 -> $147.00View Rating Details
6/29/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingHold$140.00View Rating Details
6/13/2016Ladenburg ThalmannUpgradeNot Rated -> OutperformView Rating Details
5/16/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
5/16/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/30/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/28/2016MizuhoReiterated RatingBuy$140.00 -> $150.00View Rating Details
4/21/2016Standpoint ResearchDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
3/29/2016Wells Fargo & Co.UpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
2/29/2016SusquehannaLower Price Target$154.00 -> $136.00View Rating Details
2/26/2016WedbushLower Price TargetNeutral$141.00 -> $127.00View Rating Details
10/29/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.Lower Price TargetOutperform$160.00 -> $145.00View Rating Details
10/2/2015Citigroup Inc.Initiated CoverageNeutral$134.00View Rating Details
10/1/2015KeyCorpUpgradeSector Weight -> Overweight$145.00View Rating Details
6/10/2015Janney Montgomery ScottInitiated CoverageNeutral$141.00View Rating Details
6/5/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Initiated CoverageNeutral$140.00View Rating Details
10/28/2014Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuy$125.00View Rating Details
9/29/2014BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$105.00 -> $123.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/29/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/26/2016Q216$1.94$1.94$2.47 billion$2.43 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116$1.87$1.98$2.41 billion$2.62 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2016Q415$1.74$1.71$2.29 billion$2.51 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q315$1.57$1.53$2.22 billion$2.23 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$1.63$1.85$2.19 billion$2.28 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2015Q115$1.57$1.78$2.13 billion$2.23 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2015Q414$1.50$1.51$2.04 billion$2.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2014Q314$1.38$1.36$2.00 billion$2.18 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$1.25$1.55$1.95 billion$2.02 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$1.22$1.36$1.93 billion$1.92 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q413$1.08$1.03$1.85 billion$1.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2013Q313$1.02$1.15$1.79 billion$1.82 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$1.16$1.53$1.88 billion$1.83 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$1.19$1.22$2.01 billion$2.08 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/28/2013Q4 2012$0.93$1.39$1.74 billion$1.76 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2012$1.00$0.91ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$1.12$1.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$1.17$1.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.85$0.86ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$1.03$1.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2011$0.94$1.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2011$0.61$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $7.52 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.18 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$1.77$1.88$1.84
Q2 20164$1.82$1.94$1.91
Q3 20163$1.66$1.68$1.67
Q4 20164$1.87$1.91$1.90
Q1 20171$2.13$2.13$2.13
Q2 20171$2.08$2.08$2.08
Q3 20171$1.80$1.80$1.80
Q4 20171$2.03$2.03$2.03
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS)
Annual Dividend:$0.40
Dividend Yield:0.33%
Payout Ratio:5.68% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
5.32% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
4.89% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:26.00% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/9/2016Debra K OsteenSVPSell6,756$138.27$934,152.12View SEC Filing  
6/3/2016Marvin G PemberSVPSell16,105$135.70$2,185,448.50View SEC Filing  
6/2/2016Steve FiltonCFOSell15,000$136.01$2,040,150.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2016Debra K OsteenSVPSell18,749$135.81$2,546,301.69View SEC Filing  
5/11/2016John H HerrellDirectorSell6,000$136.09$816,540.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2016Anthony PantaleoniDirectorSell6,995$133.51$933,902.45View SEC Filing  
3/8/2016Lawrence S GibbsDirectorSell6,000$112.14$672,840.00View SEC Filing  
12/14/2015John H. HerrellDirectorSell1,200$117.38$140,856.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2015Debra K OsteenSVPSell11,305$131.28$1,484,120.40View SEC Filing  
5/28/2015Robert H HotzDirectorSell2,458$129.48$318,261.84View SEC Filing  
5/27/2015Debra K OsteenSVPSell8,577$130.65$1,120,585.05View SEC Filing  
5/8/2015Anthony PantaleoniDirectorSell7,700$120.08$924,616.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2015Lawrence S GibbsDirectorSell4,541$115.32$523,668.12View SEC Filing  
12/11/2014Alan B MillerCEOSell7,000$108.40$758,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2014Alan B MillerCEOSell2,000$113.45$226,900.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2014Marc D MillerPresidentSell6,000$111.66$669,960.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014Robert H HotzDirectorSell18,804$106.95$2,011,087.80View SEC Filing  
7/31/2014Lawrence S GibbsDirectorSell1,000$107.12$107,120.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2014Robert H HotzDirectorSell4,000$94.75$379,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2014Debra OsteenSVPSell7,121$88.37$629,282.77View SEC Filing  
5/14/2014Marc MillerPresidentSell8,477$85.88$728,004.76View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Lawrence GibbsDirectorSell1,672$80.33$134,311.76View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014John HerrellDirectorSell6,500$80.26$521,690.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2014Eileen McdonnellDirectorBuy1,000$81.75$81,750.00View SEC Filing  
12/13/2013Marc MillerPresidentSell10,000$80.88$808,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2013Robert HotzDirectorSell20,000$82.58$1,651,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2013Marc MillerPresidentSell11,739$80.10$940,293.90View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Alan MillerCEOSell5,000$71.24$356,200.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013Robert HotzDirectorSell7,500$70.64$529,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/14/2013Alan B MillerCEOSell40,000$70.55$2,822,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/14/2013Marc D MillerPresidentSell30,000$70.60$2,118,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2013Marvin G PemberSVPSell6,471$70.65$457,176.15View SEC Filing  
5/31/2013Debra K OsteenSVPSell13,468$70.12$944,376.16View SEC Filing  
5/23/2013Alan B MillerCEOSell10,000$67.06$670,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013John H HerrellDirectorSell5,500$67.55$371,525.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Marc D MillerPresidentSell15,000$68.51$1,027,650.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2013Leatrice DucatDirectorSell3,995$58.52$233,787.40View SEC Filing  
12/4/2012Marc D MillerPresidentSell20,000$45.05$901,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2012Anthony PantaleoniDirectorSell22,005$66.04$1,453,210.20View SEC Filing  
8/22/2012John H HerrellDirectorSell5,506$40.25$221,616.50View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Chart for Monday, August, 29, 2016

Last Updated on 8/29/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff