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Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS)

Stock Price: $135.18 USD 2.78 (2.10%)
Updated December 4, 4:00 PM EST - Market closed

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Key Info

Market Cap 10.51B
Revenue (ttm) 11.37B
Net Income (ttm) 880.42M
Shares Out 84.67M
EPS (ttm) 10.20
PE Ratio 13.26
Forward PE n/a
Dividend $0.80
Dividend Yield 0.59%

Stock Quote

Trading Day December 4
Last Price $135.18
Previous Close $132.40
Change ($) 2.78
Change (%) 2.10%
Day's Open 132.86
Day's Range 132.86 - 135.73
Day's Volume 339,258
52-Week Range 67.69 - 147.55

UHS Stock News

Zacks Investment Research - 2 days ago

Let's see if Universal Health (UHS) stock is a good choice for value-oriented investors right now from multiple angles.

Seeking Alpha - 4 days ago

UHS has seen some near-term uncertainty from the effects of COVID-19, but I see the long-term growth thesis as being intact. It has a strong track record of growth and stands to benefit from t...

CNBC Television - 2 weeks ago

President Trump issues two 'groundbreaking' rules to lower drug prices

President Trump speaks on two new rules that will limit the price of drugs in the U.S. One rule will require discounts to be passed to patients. The second will require drugs for Medicare to b...

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PRNewsWire - 1 month ago

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Nov. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) announced today that Steve Filton, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer will pres...

Seeking Alpha - 1 month ago

Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) CEO Alan Miller on Q3 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Zacks Investment Research - 1 month ago

Universal Health's (UHS) third-quarter results reflect higher revenues and lower expenses.

Zacks Investment Research - 1 month ago

Universal Health Services (UHS) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 41.18% and 6.05%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead f...

PRNewsWire - 1 month ago

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Oct. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) announced today that its reported net income attributable to UHS was $241.3 million, or $2.82 pe...

Zacks Investment Research - 1 month ago

Coronavirus is going to affect the earnings results of healthcare players. While hospitals and health insurers might have suffered the COVID-19 impact, others providing virtual care and COVID-...

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Zacks Investment Research - 1 month ago

Universal Health's (UHS) third-quarter earnings results are likely to reflect depressed revenues and weak admissions.

PRNewsWire - 1 month ago

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) announced today that it will report results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2020 after...

Zacks Investment Research - 1 month ago

Riding high on its solvency position, strong segments and strategic initiatives, Universal Health (UHS) holds potential to reap benefits.

GuruFocus - 1 month ago

Value investors seeking bargain opportunities may be interested in the following three stocks, as their share prices are trading below the intrinsic value estimated by the GuruFocus Value Line.

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Zacks Investment Research - 1 month ago

Universal Health Services (UHS) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

CNBC Television - 1 month ago

If ACA is upheld, it could be good for healthcare providers: RBC's healthcare analyst

Gary Taylor of JPMorgan and Frank Morgan of RBC Capital Markets join "Squawk on the Street" to discuss the healthcare industry as the Senate Judiciary Committee holds a hearing Amy Coney Barre...

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Reuters - 1 month ago

Hospital operator Universal Health Services said on Monday that it is reconnecting its IT network following a cyberattack that prompted it to shut down its network a little over a week ago.

Reuters - 2 months ago

Universal Health Services Inc said on Thursday that its corporate network is being restored after a malware incident knocked it out for five days.

Zacks Investment Research - 2 months ago

While the Zacks Medical-Hospital industry was at the receiving end of the coronavirus pandemic, which caused a decline in elective procedures and consequently, dried up the revenues, federal d...

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Market Watch - 2 months ago

Universal Health Services Inc. UHS, -0.93% said Tuesday there had been "an information security incident" on Sunday, and the King of Prussia, Pa.-based hospital compa...

Forbes - 2 months ago

Universal Health Services confirmed Monday that its network had been knocked offline due to an unspecified "IT security issue."

Fast Company - 2 months ago

This could be the largest medical cyberattack in U.S. history. Universal Health Services (UHS), a healthcare provider with 400 facilities, had its IT network taken offline by what appears to b...

CNET - 2 months ago

The hospital chain said no patient or employee data appears to have been accessed.

TechCrunch - 2 months ago

Universal Health Services, one of the largest healthcare providers in the U.S., has been hit by a ransomware attack. The attack hit UHS systems early on Sunday morning, according to two people...

Zacks Investment Research - 2 months ago

Universal Health (UHS) and Tenet Healthcare (THC) are poised to grow. On comparative evaluation, we try to discover which is a more profitable bet based on the fundamentals.

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CNBC - 2 months ago

The death of justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg changes the dynamics of the upcoming Obamacare case at the high court.

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Zacks Investment Research - 2 months ago

Riding high on segmental contributions and a solid balance sheet, Universal Health (UHS) has potential to reap benefits for investors.

PRNewsWire - 2 months ago

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Sept. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Health Services, Inc.

PRNewsWire - 2 months ago

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Sept. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Health Services, Inc.

Seeking Alpha - 3 months ago

'See Through The Dip' Stocks Remain Attractive - Part 2

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PRNewsWire - 3 months ago

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Sept. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Health Services, Inc.

Kiplinger - 3 months ago

Stocks have made a remarkable (and remarkably rapid) recovery from the 2020 bear market.

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Zacks Investment Research - 3 months ago

Sales growth is an important indicator of a company's health and ability to sustain the business.

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Zacks Investment Research - 3 months ago

Universal Health Services (UHS) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock?

Seeking Alpha - 3 months ago

Universal Health Services Will Meet Tomorrow's Healthcare Needs

Forbes - 4 months ago

This Healthcare operator is well-positioned to continue growing profits over the long term.

Seeking Alpha - 4 months ago

Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) CEO Alan Miller on Q2 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Zacks Investment Research - 4 months ago

Universal Health's (UHS) second-quarter earnings reflect lower expenses, partially offset by reduced patient volumes.

Zacks Investment Research - 4 months ago

Universal Health Services (UHS) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 463.46% and 12.41%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for ...

Benzinga - 4 months ago

Shares of Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) moved lower by 0.03% in after-market trading after the company reported Q2 results.

PRNewsWire - 4 months ago

KING OF PRUSSIA, Penn., July 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Health Services, Inc.

Zacks Investment Research - 4 months ago

Universal Health's (UHS) second-quarter results are likely to reflect muted revenues.

Zacks Investment Research - 4 months ago

Universal Health Services (UHS) is seeing favorable earnings estimate revision activity and has a positive Zacks Earnings ESP heading into earnings season.

PRNewsWire - 4 months ago

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., July 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Health Services, Inc.

Zacks Investment Research - 4 months ago

Universal Health Services (UHS) possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

CNBC Television - 5 months ago

Coronavirus could bankrupt some hospitals—What investors should know

CNBC's Kelly Evans talks with Stifel chairman and CEO Ron Kruszewki about what is next for the health care industry amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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GuruFocus - 5 months ago

The following companies have grown their earnings per share over a five-year period.

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Zacks Investment Research - 5 months ago

Stocks of most hospital companies take a hit after the federal court retains the rules pertaining to pricing transparency.

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Zacks Investment Research - 5 months ago

Elevated expenses and weak first-quarter results make Universal Health (UHS) an unattractive bet.

PRNewsWire - 5 months ago

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., June 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) announced today that Steve Filton, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer will pres...

Zacks Investment Research - 6 months ago

Universal Health Services (UHS) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock?

About UHS

Universal Health Services, through its subsidiaries, owns and operates acute care hospitals, outpatient facilities, and behavioral health care facilities. The company operates through Acute Care Hospital Services, Behavioral Health Care Services, and Other segments. Its hospital offer general and specialty surgery, internal medicine, obstetrics, emergency room care, radiology, oncology, diagnostic care, coronary care, pediatric services, pharmacy services, and/or behavioral health services. As of June 30, 2020, it owned and/or operated 356 inpa... [Read more...]

Industry
Medical Care Facilities
Founded
1978
CEO
Alan Miller
Employees
90,000
Stock Exchange
NYSE
Ticker Symbol
UHS
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2019, UHS's revenue was $11.38 billion, an increase of 5.63% compared to the previous year's $10.77 billion. Earnings were $814.85 million, an increase of 4.51%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecasts

The average 12-month stock price forecast for UHS is 133.53, which is a decrease of -1.22% from the latest price.

Price Target
$133.53
(-1.22% downside)