HCA Holdings Inc (HCA)

HCA (NYSE:Health Services)
$70.80
neg -1.39
-1.93%
Today's Range: 70.60 - 72.37 | HCA Avg Daily Volume: 5,294,700
Last Update: 01/30/15 - 4:00 PM EST
Volume: 5,436,671
YTD Performance: -1.64%
Open: $71.52
Previous Close: $72.19
52 Week Range: $46.02 - $76.18
Oustanding Shares: 433,563,800
Market Cap: 30,999,811,700
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for HCA
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 13 13 12 13
Moderate Buy 3 3 3 3
Hold 2 2 2 1
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.36 1.36 1.38 1.26
Latest Dividend: 2.00
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.00%
Dividend Ex-Date: 12/13/12
Price Earnings Ratio: 17.40
Price Earnings Comparisons:
HCA Sector Avg. S&P 500
17.40 18.30 25.58
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
3.25% 46.43% 180.68%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue 3.50 0.11 0.04
Net Income -0.50 0.27 0.08
EPS -3.60 0.24 0.07
Earnings for HCA:
EBITDA 6.38B
Revenue 34.18B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (12/14) Qtr (03/15) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $1.24 $1.19 $4.62 $5.18
Number of Analysts 16 9 16 15
High Estimate $1.39 $1.35 $4.76 $5.62
Low Estimate $1.11 $0.97 $4.50 $4.90
Prior Year $0.92 $0.84 $3.41 $4.62
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 35.26% 42.20% 35.54% 12.06%
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Bullish
Dec 18, 2014 | 7:59 AM EST
Coverage of HCA was started with a Buy rating, Sterne Agee said. $96 price target. Company is a market leader, but trades at a discount...
If you can afford to be selective, you can find them.
Bearish
Nov 12, 2014 | 7:45 AM EST
HCA downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform, said Wells Fargo. Hospital group likely to be adversely affected by recent Supreme Co...
Bullish
Oct 31, 2014 | 7:51 AM EDT
HCA estimates were raised through 2015, BMO Capital said. Company is seeing better admission and revenue growth. Market Perform rating ...
Bullish
Oct 29, 2014 | 7:19 AM EDT
Shares of HCA now seen reaching $81, according to Credit Suisse. Estimates also upped, as revenue growth is accelerating. Outperform ra...
Not enough of the good news boxes have been ticked.
Bullish
Oct 16, 2014 | 7:54 AM EDT
Shares of HCA now seen reaching $78, according to Jefferies. Estimates also upped, given the company's new guidance. Buy rating.  ...
Bullish
Sep 12, 2014 | 7:41 AM EDT
HCA was initiated with an Outperform rating, Leerink Partners said. $85 price target. Estimates are above consensus, as the company is ...
Yep, the bets for the rest of 2014 are being placed.

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