HCA Holdings Inc (HCA)

HCA (NYSE:Health Services)
$68.98
neg -0.27
-0.39%
Today's Range: 68.94 - 69.46 | HCA Avg Daily Volume: 3,322,200
Last Update: 08/28/14 - 4:01 PM EDT
Volume: 1,153,083
YTD Performance: 45.15%
Open: $69.25
Previous Close: $69.25
52 Week Range: $37.99 - $69.72
Oustanding Shares: 432,385,100
Market Cap: 29,951,315,877
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 13 13
Moderate Buy 2 2 2 2
Hold 1 1 1 1
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.22 1.22 1.22 1.22
Latest Dividend: 2.00
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.00%
Dividend Ex-Date: 12/13/12
Price Earnings Ratio: 18.57
Price Earnings Comparisons:
HCA Sector Avg. S&P 500
18.57 19.60 28.96
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
30.37% 79.87% 255.13%
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 (09/14) Qtr (12/14) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $0.96 $1.10 $4.21 $4.73
Number of Analysts 13 12 11 14
High Estimate $1.08 $1.33 $4.38 $5.26
Low Estimate $0.91 $1.04 $4.00 $4.34
Prior Year $0.79 $0.92 $3.41 $4.21
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 20.93% 19.93% 23.57% 12.17%
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Bullish
Dec 18, 2013 | 7:50 AM EST
HCA was placed on the Conviction Buy list, according to Goldman Sachs. Company trades at a compelling valuation and has multiple potent...
Bullish
Nov 06, 2013 | 8:27 AM EST
HCA estimates were raised through 2015, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. Company is seeing higher sales and margins. Buy rating and ...
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Bullish
Sep 18, 2013 | 7:01 AM EDT
HCA was upgraded from Neutral to Buy, Mizuho said. $51 price target. Company should benefit from healthcare reform.   
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Bullish
Dec 18, 2012 | 7:38 AM EST
HCA was initiated with an Overweight rating, JP Morgan said. $39 price target. Company is leveraged to industry reform. 

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