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HCA Healthcare, Inc. (HCA)

NYSE: HCA · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
246.88 4.37 (1.80%)
Oct 15, 2021 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Market Cap79.04B
Revenue (ttm)56.02B
Net Income (ttm)4.97B
Shares Out328.17M
EPS (ttm)14.57
PE Ratio16.95
Forward PE13.30
Dividend$0.96 (0.39%)
Ex-Dividend DateSep 15, 2021
Volume1,127,142
Open244.09
Previous Close242.51
Day's Range243.31 - 248.55
52-Week Range120.90 - 263.92
Beta1.64
AnalystsBuy
Price Target277.00 (+12.2%)
Est. Earnings DateOct 22, 2021

About HCA

HCA Healthcare, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a health care services company in the United States. The company operates general, acute care hospitals that offer medical and surgical services, including inpatient care, intensive care, cardiac care, diagnostic, and emergency services; and outpatient services, such as outpatient surgery, laboratory, radiology, respiratory therapy, cardiology, and physical therapy. It also operates psychiatric hospitals, which provide therapeutic programs comprising child, adolescent and adult psychia...

IndustryHealth Care Providers & Services
Founded1968
CEOSamuel Hazen
Employees195,000
Stock ExchangeNYSE
Ticker SymbolHCA
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2020, HCA Healthcare's revenue was $51.53 billion, an increase of 0.38% compared to the previous year's $51.34 billion. Earnings were $3.75 billion, an increase of 7.10%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 23 analysts, the average rating for HCA Healthcare stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 277.00, which is an increase of 12.20% from the latest price.

Price Target
$277.00
(12.20% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy

News

HCA Healthcare (HCA) Earnings Expected to Grow: Should You Buy?

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1 day ago - Zacks Investment Research

HCA Healthcare Announces $1 Million Gift to Nashville Rescue Mission's New Women's Shelter

NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HCA Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:HCA), one of the nation's leading healthcare providers, and the HCA Healthcare Foundation today announced a $1 million donation to Nashville...

3 days ago - Business Wire

Will HCA (HCA) Beat Estimates Again in Its Next Earnings Report?

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5 days ago - Zacks Investment Research

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HCA Healthcare (HCA) Up 109.5% in a Year: More Room to Run?

HCA Healthcare's (HCA) cost-curbing measures, strategic initiatives and a solid guidance are likely to bump up its shares.

2 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

HCA Healthcare Presents 2021 HCA Healthcare Awards of Distinction

NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HCA Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:HCA), one of the nation's leading healthcare providers, today presented its annual HCA Healthcare Awards of Distinction to recipients at a c...

2 weeks ago - Business Wire

This 1 Medical Stock Could Beat Earnings: Why It Should Be on Your Radar

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HCA Healthcare Names Michael R. McAlevey Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer

NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HCA Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:HCA), one of the nation's leading healthcare providers, today announced that Michael R. McAlevey will be joining the company as senior vice ...

2 weeks ago - Business Wire

HCA Healthcare, Inc. 3rd Quarter 2021 Earnings Conference Call

NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HCA Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE: HCA) announces the following Webcast: What: HCA Healthcare, Inc. 3Q Earnings Release Call When: Friday, October 22, 2021 at 9:00 am central...

2 weeks ago - Business Wire

Here's How Much You Would Have Made Owning HCA Healthcare Stock In The Last 5 Years

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3 weeks ago - Benzinga

HCA Healthcare (HCA) to Acquire Facilities in Utah From Steward

HCA Healthcare (HCA) to buy five Utah hospitals from Steward to expand its dominance in the region, and provide cost-effective and enhanced healthcare to patients.

3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Medical Properties Trust and HCA Healthcare Agree to 15-Year Master Lease for Hospitals Representing $1.2 Billion of ...

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3 weeks ago - Business Wire

HCA Healthcare Agrees to Purchase Five Utah Hospitals from Steward Health Care

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3 weeks ago - Business Wire

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HCA Healthcare Names Sammie Mosier Chief Nurse Executive; Jane Englebright to Retire After Nearly 30 Years of Service

NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HCA Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:HCA), one of the nation's leading healthcare providers, today announced that Sammie Mosier will assume the role of senior vice president, ch...

1 month ago - Business Wire

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HCA Healthcare, Inc. to Present at September Healthcare Conference

NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HCA Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE: HCA) is scheduled to present virtually at the following healthcare conference: September 9, 2021 at 10:15 am EDT at the Morgan Stanley 19th...

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HCA Healthcare Announces $250,000 Contribution to Tennessee Flood Relief Efforts

NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HCA Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:HCA), one of the nation's leading healthcare providers, and the HCA Healthcare Foundation today announced a combined $250,000 in contributio...

1 month ago - Business Wire

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HCA Healthcare (HCA) Hits 52 Week High: More Room for Upside?

HCA Healthcare's (HCA) shares soar as investors get optimistic about its strategic initiatives and recovering volumes.

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