HCA Healthcare (HCA)
NYSE:HCA

HCA Healthcare (HCA) Stock Forecast & Price Target

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HCA Analyst Ratings

Strong Buy
12Ratings
11 Buy
1 Hold
0 Sell
Based on 12 analysts giving stock ratings to
HCA
Healthcare
in the past 3 months
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HCA Stock 12 Months Forecast

Average Price Target

$237.83
▼(-0.32% Downside)
Based on 12 Wall Street analysts offering 12 month price targets for HCA Healthcare in the last 3 months. The average price target is $237.83 with a high forecast of $275.00 and a low forecast of $217.00. The average price target represents a -0.32% change from the last price of $238.60.
Highest Price Target$275.00Average Price Target$237.83Lowest Price Target$217.00
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Detailed List of Analyst Forecasts​

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Price Target
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Action
Date
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RBC Capital
$239.00
Buy
0.17%
Upside
Reiterated
HCA Healthcare (HCA) Receives a Buy from RBC Capital
UBS
$237.00
Buy
-0.67%
Downside
Reiterated
HCA Holdings (HCA) PT Raised to $237 at UBSUBS analyst Andrew Mok raised the price target on HCA Holdings (NYSE: HCA) to $237.00 (from $227.00) while maintaining a Buy rating.
Bank of America Securities
$253.00
Buy
6.04%
Upside
Reiterated
HCA Holdings (HCA) PT Raised to $253 at BofA SecuritiesBofA Securities analyst Kevin Fischbeck raised the price target on HCA Holdings (NYSE: HCA) to $253.00 (from $230.00) while maintaining a Buy rating.
Truist Financial
$240.00
Buy
0.59%
Upside
Reiterated
Truist Securities Maintains Buy on HCA Healthcare, Raises Price Target to $240
Cowen & Co.
$238.00
Buy
-0.25%
Downside
Reiterated
HCA Holdings (HCA) PT Lowered to $238 at CowenCowen analyst Gary Taylor lowered the price target on HCA Holdings (NYSE: HCA) to $238.00 (from $241.00) while maintaining a Outperform rating.
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HCA Financial Forecast

HCA Earnings Forecast
Next quarter’s earnings estimate for HCA is $4.78 with a range of $4.34 to $5.27. The previous quarter’s EPS was $3.93. HCA beat its EPS estimate 50.00% of the time in the past 12 months, while its overall industry beat the EPS estimate 52.38% of the time in the same period. In the last calendar year HCA has Underperformed its overall industry.
Next quarter’s earnings estimate for HCA is $4.78 with a range of $4.34 to $5.27. The previous quarter’s EPS was $3.93. HCA beat its EPS estimate 50.00% of the time in the past 12 months, while its overall industry beat the EPS estimate 52.38% of the time in the same period. In the last calendar year HCA has Underperformed its overall industry.
HCA Sales Forecast
Next quarter’s sales forecast for HCA is $15.59B with a range of $15.22B to $15.86B. The previous quarter’s sales results were $14.97B. HCA beat its sales estimates 50.00% of the time in past 12 months, while its overall industry beat sales estimates 42.90% of the time in the same period. In the last calendar year HCA has Outperformed its overall industry.
Next quarter’s sales forecast for HCA is $15.59B with a range of $15.22B to $15.86B. The previous quarter’s sales results were $14.97B. HCA beat its sales estimates 50.00% of the time in past 12 months, while its overall industry beat sales estimates 42.90% of the time in the same period. In the last calendar year HCA has Outperformed its overall industry.
HCA Analyst Recommendation Trends
In the current month, HCA has received 0 Buy ratings 0 Hold ratings, and 0 Sell ratings. The HCA average analyst price target in the past 3 months is $237.83
In the current month, HCA has received 0 Buy ratings 0 Hold ratings, and 0 Sell ratings. The HCA average analyst price target in the past 3 months is $237.83

HCA Stock Forecast FAQ

What is HCA’s average 12-month price target, according to analysts?
Based on analyst ratings, HCA Healthcare’s 12-month average price target is $237.83.
    What is HCA’s upside potential, based on the analysts’ average price target?
    Currently there's no upside potential for HCA, based on the analysts’ average price target.
    Can I see which stocks the top-ranking analysts are rating?
    Yes, go to the Analysts’ Top Stocks tool to see stocks with a Strong Buy or Strong Sell analyst rating consensus, according to the top performers.
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        Is HCA a Buy, Sell or Hold?
        HCA Healthcare has a conensus rating of Strong Buy which is based on 11 buy ratings, 1 hold ratings and 0 sell ratings.
          What is HCA Healthcare’s price target?
          The average price target for HCA Healthcare is $237.83. This is based on 12 Wall Streets Analysts 12-month price targets, issued in the past 3 months.
          The highest analyst price target is $275.00 ,the lowest forecast is $217.00. The average price target represents -0.32% Decrease from the current price of $238.6.
            What do analysts say about HCA Healthcare?
            HCA Healthcare’s analyst rating consensus is a ‘Strong Buy. This is based on the ratings of 12 Wall Streets Analysts.

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