Stock Showing Surging Activity: HCA Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:HCA)


HCA Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:HCA) currently has a “Sell” signals on Composite indicators by TrendSpotter. While the Short-Term Technical Indicators for the stock on 7-Day Average Directional Indicator shows “Sell” signal. 10 – 8 Day Moving Average Hilo Channel shows “Sell” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Sell” Signal.

HCA Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:HCA) lost -1.97 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $132.43. The stock traded with the average Volume of 1.75 Million at the end of last session.

HCA Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:HCA) has the Market Capitalization of 45.91 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $141.11 and 52-Week Low of $ 71.18 and it touched its 52-week high on 10/09/18 and 52-Week Low on 10/13/17


The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $2.29/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $2.16/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $0.13/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of 6 Percent.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 6 analysts rated HCA Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:HCA) as Buy, 0 analysts given Outperform signal, 2 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -2.75% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -0.25% and 22.06% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 7.8%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at -44.4%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 17.8%.

HCA Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:HCA) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 2.58% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 1.67% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, HCA Healthcare, Inc. currently has a Weekly performance of -4.88%, monthly performance percentage is 0.71 percent, Quarterly performance is 24.29 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of 37.55% and Yearly Performance is 75.33 percent.

Company Profile:

HCA Inc. is a non-governmental hospital in the U.S. providing health care and related services. The Company operates a network of acute care hospitals, outpatient facilities, clinics and other patient care delivery settings. The Company also owns and manages freestanding surgery centers, diagnostic and imaging centers, radiation and oncology therapy centers, rehabilitation and physical therapy centers, and various other facilities. HCA Inc. is headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee.