HCA Holdings Inc (HCA)

HCA (NYSE:Health Services) EQUITY
neg -2.42
Today's Range: 66.12 - 68.43 | HCA Avg Daily Volume: 4,103,400
Last Update: 02/08/16 - 4:00 PM EST
Volume: 3,693,354
YTD Performance: 2.31%
Open: $68.43
Previous Close: $69.19
52 Week Range: $43.91 - $95.49
Oustanding Shares: 407,667,700
Market Cap: 28,589,735,801
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 12 13 15 15
Moderate Buy 1 2 2 2
Hold 5 4 3 3
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.61 1.53 1.40 1.40
Latest Dividend: 2.00
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.00%
Dividend Ex-Date: 12/13/12
Price Earnings Ratio: 14.05
Price Earnings Comparisons:
HCA Sector Avg. S&P 500
14.05 14.10 30.32
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
0.87% 0.49% 84.46%
Revenue 8.00 0.20 0.06
Net Income 13.60 0.34 0.10
EPS 19.80 0.43 0.13
Earnings for HCA:
Revenue 39.68B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (03/16) Qtr (06/16) FY (12/16) FY (12/17)
Average Estimate $1.49 $1.56 $6.24 $6.81
Number of Analysts 12 11 13 13
High Estimate $1.58 $1.62 $6.38 $7.10
Low Estimate $1.43 $1.47 $6.00 $6.43
Prior Year $1.35 $1.37 $5.56 $6.24
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 10.00% 13.67% 12.30% 9.07%
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