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Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS)

NYSE: UHS · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
135.59 1.80 (1.35%)
Oct 21, 2021 12:09 PM EDT - Market open
Market Cap11.21B
Revenue (ttm)12.21B
Net Income (ttm)1.08B
Shares Out84.22M
EPS (ttm)12.63
PE Ratio10.73
Forward PE10.54
Dividend$0.40 (0.30%)
Ex-Dividend DateAug 31, 2021
Volume350,526
Open134.82
Previous Close133.79
Day's Range134.26 - 136.14
52-Week Range103.06 - 164.79
Beta1.23
AnalystsBuy
Price Target163.59 (+20.7%)
Est. Earnings DateOct 28, 2021

About UHS

Universal Health Services, Inc., through its subsidiaries, owns and operates acute care hospitals, and outpatient and behavioral health care facilities. The company operates through Acute Care Hospital Services and Behavioral Health Care Services segments. Its hospitals 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 February 25, 2021, it owned and/or operated 360 inpatient...

IndustryHealth Care Providers & Services
Founded1978
CEOAlan Miller
Employees89,000
Stock ExchangeNYSE
Ticker SymbolUHS
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2020, UHS's revenue was $11.56 billion, an increase of 1.59% compared to the previous year's $11.38 billion. Earnings were $943.95 million, an increase of 15.84%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 15 analysts, the average rating for UHS stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 163.59, which is an increase of 20.65% from the latest price.

Price Target
$163.59
(20.65% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy

News

Earnings Preview: Universal Health Services (UHS) Q3 Earnings Expected to Decline

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.

2 days ago - Zacks Investment Research

Universal Health Services, Inc. Announces Date For Third Quarter 2021 Earnings Release And Conference Call

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) announced today that it will report results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2021 after the marke...

1 week ago - PRNewsWire

Down 11.9% in 4 Weeks, Here's Why Universal Health Services (UHS) Looks Ripe for a Turnaround

Universal Health Services (UHS) has become technically an oversold stock now, which implies exhaustion of the heavy selling pressure on it. This, combined with strong agreement among Wall Street analyst...

2 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

UHS vs. ACHC: Which Stock Should Value Investors Buy Now?

UHS vs. ACHC: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?

Other symbols:ACHC
3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Universal Health Services, Inc. to Present at Morgan Stanley's 19th Annual Global Healthcare Conference

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Sept. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) announced today that Steve Filton, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer will participate ...

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

Why Should You Add Universal Health (UHS) to Your Portfolio?

Backed by its strategic measures, solid segmental contributions and a strong solvency level, Universal Health (UHS) holds potential to reap benefits for investors.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

4 Hospital Stocks Likely to Perform Well in 2H21

Companies like UHS, ACHC, HCA and THC are well-poised to gain in the second half of 2021 as the hospital industry is expected to benefit from rebounding admissions and continuous M&A activities.

Other symbols:ACHCHCATHC
1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Universal Health Services (UHS) Down 2.8% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Rebound?

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

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

UHS vs. ACHC: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?

UHS vs. ACHC: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?

Other symbols:ACHC
1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Universal Health Services, Inc. Announces Dividend

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Aug. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) announced today that its Board of Directors voted to pay a cash dividend of $0.20 per share on September 1...

2 months ago - PRNewsWire

Universal Health Services, Inc. Announces Pricing Of Senior Secured Notes Offering

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Aug. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) announced the pricing of its previously announced private offering of senior secured notes.

2 months ago - PRNewsWire

Universal Health Services, Inc. Announces Offering Of Senior Secured Notes

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Aug. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) today announced an offering of senior secured notes in two tranches due September 2026 and January 2032 (t...

2 months ago - PRNewsWire

3 Hospital Stocks to Buy as the Top-Ranked Industry Rebounds

Stocks in the hospital industry look set to grow on the back of higher patient admissions.

Other symbols:ACHCHCATHC
2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

3 Rising Hospital Stocks to Buy Right Now

For-profit hospital companies are seeing earnings spring back to life this year after getting hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Other symbols:HCATHC
2 months ago - The Motley Fool

Universal Health Services (UHS) Soars to 52-Week High, Time to Cash Out?

Universal Health Services (UHS) is at a 52-week high, but can investors hope for more gains in the future? We take a look at the company's fundamentals for clues.

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Why Universal Health Services Shares Are Trading Higher Today

Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) shares are trading higher by 2.2% at $158.08 Tuesday afternoon after the company reported better-than-expected Q2 EPS and sales results. The company also raise...

2 months ago - Benzinga

Universal Health (UHS) Beats on Q2 Earnings, Ups '21 EPS View

Universal Health's (UHS) second-quarter results reflect growing revenues attributable to strong segmental performances, partly offset by elevated expenses.

Other symbols:UPS
2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Universal Health Beat On Q2 Earnings, Raises FY21 Outlook, Increases Stock Buyback

Universal Health Services Inc (NYSE: UHS), an acute care hospital and health care facility operator, posted Q2 2021 adjusted EPS of $3.76, which surpassed the consensus of $2.68, up 28% Y/Y than $2.93 a...

2 months ago - Benzinga

Universal Health Services (UHS) Beats Q2 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

Universal Health Services (UHS) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 36.73% and 5.74%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Universal Health Services, Inc. Reports 2021 Second Quarter Financial Results, Increases 2021 Full Year Earnings Guid...

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) announced today that its reported net income attributable to UHS was $325.0 million, or $3.79 per diluted ...

Other symbols:UHT
2 months ago - PRNewsWire

What's in the Cards for Universal Health's (UHS) Q2 Earnings?

Universal Health's (UHS) second-quarter results are likely to reflect improving revenues stemming from growing patient admissions, partly offset by high costs.

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Earnings Preview: Universal Health Services (UHS) Q2 Earnings Expected to Decline

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.

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Universal Health Services, Inc. Announces Date For Second Quarter 2021 Earnings Release And Conference Call

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., July 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) announced today that it will report results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2021, after the market cl...

3 months ago - PRNewsWire

Universal Health (UHS), Beaumont Health to Offer Behavioral Care

Universal Health's (UHS) joint venture (Beaumont Behavioral Health) with Beaumont Health will address the mental health issues in Southeast Michigan and across the state.

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

4 Hospital Stocks to Gain From Rising Admissions, Aging Demography

4 Hospital Stocks to Gain From Rising Admissions, Aging Demography

Other symbols:ACHCHCATHC
3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research