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UHS - Universal Health Services Inc Share Price

$112.72 2.4  2.1%

Last Trade - 20/10/20

Sector
Healthcare
Size
Large Cap
Market Cap £7.24bn
Enterprise Value £9.61bn
Revenue £8.71bn
Position in Universe 818th / 6432
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Year End 31st Dec 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020E 2021E CAGR / Avg
8,205 9,043 9,766 10,410 10,772 11,378 11,284 12,091 +6.8%
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the six months ended 30 June 2020, Universal Health Services, Inc. revenues decreased 2% to $5.56B. Net income applicable to common stockholders decreased 17% to $392.8M. Revenues reflect Acute Care Hospital Services segment decrease of 2% to $2.99B, Utilization of Licensed Beds -%,ACH decrease of 7% to 58.6%, Patient Days - BHC decrease of 6% to 3.1M. Net income also reflects Other (income) expense.
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Profile Summary

Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company. The Company's principal business is owning and operating, through its subsidiaries, acute care hospitals and outpatient facilities, and behavioral healthcare facilities. The Company's segments include Acute Care Hospital Services, Behavioral Health Services and Other. As of August 1, 2018, the Company owned and/or operated more than 326 inpatient facilities, and 32 outpatient and other facilities, located in 37 states, Washington, District of Columbia, the United Kingdom, Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands. The Company's hospitals provide a range of services, such as oncology, diagnostic care, coronary care, pediatric services, pharmacy services and/or behavioral health services. As of February 28, 2017, its acute care facilities located in the United States included 26 inpatient acute care hospitals; four free-standing emergency departments, and four outpatient surgery/cancer care centers and one surgical hospital.

Directors
Last Annual December 31st, 2019
Last Interim June 30th, 2020
Incorporated January 8, 1979
Public Since July 10, 1981
No. of Shareholders: 931
No. of Employees: 67,700
Sector Healthcare
Industry Healthcare Providers & Services
Index S&P Composite 1500 , S&P 500 , S&P 500 Health Care (sector),
Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Shares in Issue 84,957,557
Free Float (0.0%)
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Thursday 22nd October, 2020 Estimate
Q3 2020 Universal Health Services Inc Earnings Release
Wednesday 24th February, 2021 Estimate
Q4 2020 Universal Health Services Inc Earnings Release
Frequently Asked Questions for Universal Health Services Inc
What is the Universal Health Services Inc share price?

As of 20/10/20, shares in Universal Health Services Inc are trading at $112.72, giving the company a market capitalisation of £7.24bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Universal Health Services Inc share price performed this year?

Shares in Universal Health Services Inc are currently trading at $112.72 and the price has moved by -24.46% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Universal Health Services Inc price has moved by -34.81% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Universal Health Services Inc?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Universal Health Services Inc, there are there are currently 3 "buy" , 6 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Universal Health Services Inc is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Universal Health Services Inc next release its financial results?

Universal Health Services Inc is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-06-30
What is the Universal Health Services Inc dividend yield?

The Universal Health Services Inc dividend yield is 0.54% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Universal Health Services Inc pay a dividend?

Last year, Universal Health Services Inc paid a total dividend of 0.6, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 0.54%. Looking ahead, Universal Health Services Inc has not announced an ex-dividend date yet.

When does Universal Health Services Inc next pay dividends?

Universal Health Services Inc has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date. The historic dividend yield on Universal Health Services Inc shares is currently 0.54%.

How do I buy Universal Health Services Inc shares?

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What is the market cap of Universal Health Services Inc?

Shares in Universal Health Services Inc are currently trading at $112.72, giving the company a market capitalisation of £7.24bn.

Where are Universal Health Services Inc shares listed? Where are Universal Health Services Inc shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Universal Health Services Inc:

Country of listing: United States
Exchange: NYQ
Ticker Symbol: UHS
What kind of share is Universal Health Services Inc?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Universal Health Services Inc is currently classified as a Super Stock. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Universal Health Services Inc share price forecast 2020?

Shares in Universal Health Services Inc are currently priced at $112.72. At that level they are trading at 17.56% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering Universal Health Services Inc currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 9.336 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Universal Health Services Inc share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Universal Health Services Inc. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -9.66%. At the current price of $112.72, shares in Universal Health Services Inc are trading at -0.36% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Universal Health Services Inc PE Ratio?

The Universal Health Services Inc PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 13.01. The shares are currently trading at $112.72.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Universal Health Services Inc?

Universal Health Services Inc's management team is headed by:

Alan Miller - CHM
Steve Filton - CFO
Marc Miller - PRE
Marvin Pember - EVP
Lawrence Gibbs - IND
Eileen McDonnell - LED
Warren Nimetz - DRC
Elliot Sussman - IND
Matthew Peterson - EVP
Maria Singer - IND
Who are the major shareholders of Universal Health Services Inc?

Here are the top five shareholders of Universal Health Services Inc based on the size of their shareholding:

The Vanguard Group, Inc. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 11.26% (8.75m shares)
BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 5.67% (4.40m shares)
Fidelity Management & Research Company LLC Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 4.77% (3.71m shares)
Wellington Management Company, LLP Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 4.71% (3.66m shares)
State Street Global Advisors (US) Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 4.71% (3.66m shares)
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