At the end of the latest market close, Universal Health Services Inc. (UHS) was valued at $129.11. In that particular session, Stock kicked-off at the price of $129.34 while reaching the peak value of $134.88 and lowest value recorded on the day was $128.65. The stock current value is $133.05.Recently in News on January 5, 2022, UNIVERSAL HEALTH SERVICES, INC. TO PRESENT AT THE 40th ANNUAL J.P. MORGAN HEALTHCARE CONFERENCE. Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) announced today that Steve Filton, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer will present at the 40th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, on Tuesday, January 11, 2022 at 7:30 a.m. (Eastern Time) through a virtual webcast. A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available on the Company’s website (www.uhsinc.com). For those unable to listen to the live webcast, a replay will be available on the Company’s website for 90 days following the conferences. You can read further details here
Universal Health Services Inc. had a pretty Dodgy run when it comes to the market performance. The 1-year high price for the company’s stock is recorded $137.72 on 01/05/22, with the lowest value was $126.05 for the same time period, recorded on 01/11/22.
Universal Health Services Inc. (UHS) full year performance was -0.40%
Price records that include history of low and high prices in the period of 52 weeks can tell a lot about the stock’s existing status and the future performance. Presently, Universal Health Services Inc. shares are logging -19.36% during the 52-week period from high price, and 14.47% higher than the lowest price point for the same timeframe. The stock’s price range for the 52-week period managed to maintain the performance between $116.23 and $165.00.
The company’s shares, operating in the sector of Healthcare managed to top a trading volume set approximately around 936599 for the day, which was evidently higher, when compared to the average daily volumes of the shares.
When it comes to the year-to-date metrics, the Universal Health Services Inc. (UHS) recorded performance in the market was 2.61%, having the revenues showcasing 2.34% on a quarterly basis in comparison with the same period year before. At the time of this writing, the total market value of the company is set at 10.62B, as it employees total of 68100 workers.
Market experts do have their say about Universal Health Services Inc. (UHS)
During the last month, 6 analysts gave the Universal Health Services Inc. a BUY rating, 1 of the polled analysts branded the stock as an OVERWEIGHT, 7 analysts were recommending to HOLD this stock, 1 of them gave the stock UNDERWEIGHT rating, and 3 of the polled analysts provided SELL rating.
According to the data provided on Barchart.com, the moving average of the company in the 100-day period was set at 134.49, with a change in the price was noted -20.02. In a similar fashion, Universal Health Services Inc. posted a movement of -13.08% for the period of last 100 days, recording 694,882 in trading volumes.
Total Debt to Equity Ratio (D/E) can also provide valuable insight into the company’s financial health and market status. The debt to equity ratio can be calculated by dividing the present total liabilities of a company by shareholders’ equity. Debt to Equity thus makes a valuable metrics that describes the debt, company is using in order to support assets, correlating with the value of shareholders’ equity The total Debt to Equity ratio for UHS is recording 0.60 at the time of this writing. In addition, long term Debt to Equity ratio is set at 0.59.
Technical breakdown of Universal Health Services Inc. (UHS)
Raw Stochastic average of Universal Health Services Inc. in the period of last 50 days is set at 78.27%. The result represents improvement in oppose to Raw Stochastic average for the period of the last 20 days, recording 71.05%. In the last 20 days, the company’s Stochastic %K was 58.30% and its Stochastic %D was recorded 60.01%.
Bearing in mind the latest performance of Universal Health Services Inc., several moving trends are noted. Year-to-date Price performance of the company’s stock appears to be pessimistic, given the fact the metric is recording 2.61%. Additionally, trading for the stock in the period of the last six months notably deteriorated by -12.08%, alongside a downfall of -0.40% for the period of the last 12 months. The shares increased approximately by 1.58% in the 7-day charts and went down by 4.03% in the period of the last 30 days. Common stock shares were driven by 2.34% during last recorded quarter.