Universal Health (UHS)

Universal Health Stock Analysis & Ratings

Universal Health Stock Analysis Overview

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UHS Stock Stats

Previous Close$129.17
Bid0 x 0
Ask0 x 0
Today’s Range$123.26 - $129.47
52-Week Range$116.23 - $165.00
Average Volume712.98K
Market Cap$10.17B
P/E Ratio10.2
Earnings DateMar 02, 2022
Dividend & Yield0.8 (0.62%)
Ex-Dividend DateNov 30, 2021

Company Description

Universal Health

Universal Health Services, Inc. operates as a healthcare management company, which through its subsidiaries, owns and operates acute care hospitals, behavioral health centers, surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, and radiation oncology centers. It operates through the following segments: Acute Care Hospital Services, Behavioral Health Care Services, and Other. The Other segment consists of centralized services such as information technology, purchasing, reimbursement, accounting and finance, taxation, legal, advertising, and design and construction. The company was founded by Alan B. Miller in 1979 and is headquartered in King of Prussia, PA.
Healthcare Providers & Services
Marc D. Miller
367 South Gulph Road, Universal Corporate Center, King Of Prussia, PA, 19406-0958, US


P/E Ratio Range

The price to earnings ratio. This is used by investors to assess a stock’s market price relative to its earnings.


What was Universal Health’s price range in the past 12 months?
Universal Health lowest stock price was $116.23 and its highest was $165.00 in the past 12 months.
    What is Universal Health’s market cap?
    Universal Health’s market cap is $10.17B.
      What is Universal Health’s price target?
      The average price target for Universal Health is $145.00. This is based on 5 Wall Streets Analysts 12-month price targets, issued in the past 3 months.
      The highest analyst price target is $162.00 ,the lowest forecast is $135.00. The average price target represents 14.63% Increase from the current price of $126.49.
        What do analysts say about Universal Health?
        Universal Health’s analyst rating consensus is a ‘Hold. This is based on the ratings of 5 Wall Streets Analysts.
          When is Universal Health’s upcoming earnings report date?
          Universal Health’s upcoming earnings report date is Mar 02, 2022 which is in 33 days.
            How were Universal Health’s earnings last quarter?
            Universal Health released its earnings results on Oct 25, 2021. The company reported $2.67 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $2.752 by -$0.082.
              Is Universal Health overvalued?
              According to Wall Street analysts Universal Health’s price is currently Undervalued.
                Does Universal Health pay dividends?
                Universal Health pays a Annually dividend of $0.2 which represents an annual dividend yield of 0.62%. Universal Health’s last Annually dividend payment was on Dec 15, 2021. Universal Health’s upcoming ex-dividend date is Nov 30, 2021
                  What is Universal Health’s EPS estimate?
                  Universal Health’s EPS estimate for its next earnings report is not yet available.
                  How many shares outstanding does Universal Health have?
                  Universal Health has 80,380,000 shares outstanding.
                    What happened to Universal Health’s price movement after its last earnings report?
                    Universal Health reported an EPS of $2.67 in its last earnings report, missing expectations of $2.752. Following the earnings report the stock price went down -6.972%.
                      Which hedge fund is a major shareholder of Universal Health?
                      Among the largest hedge funds holding Universal Health’s share is First Eagle Investment Management LLC. It holds Universal Health’s shares valued at 498M.

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