Private Capital Management LLC Maintains Position in Universal Health Services INC (UHS)

Saturday, 28 Apr, 2018

Oracle Corp now has $187.62 billion valuation. The stock price moved -10.25% off its 50 Day low and changed 1.20% to its 50 Day high. About 12.18 million shares traded. (NYSE:UHS) has declined 4.39% since April 28, 2017 and is downtrending. Quantum Capital Management who had been investing in Universal Hlth Svcs Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $10.73B market cap company.

Behavioral health facilities at UHS also fared well, with adjusted admissions and adjusted patient days up 1.6% and 0.4%, respectively.

Maverick Capital Ltd decreased Universal Hlth Svcs Inc (UHS) stake by 7.13% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. The stock decreased 6.71% or $8.19 during the last trading session, reaching $113.85.

The stock exchanged hands with a volume of 3.03 million shares compared to its standard daily volume.

Several analysts have released their opinion on Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) closed its previous trading session at $115.02 with the loss of -5.75%. It has underperformed by 15.94% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.12, from 1.05 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 44 investors sold UHS shares while 114 reduced holdings. Legal And General Grp Public Ltd reported 0.04% stake. Dean Invest Assoc Ltd Liability owns 6,702 shares or 0.12% of their USA portfolio. 9,340 are held by Kbc Gp Nv. Sirios Capital Management L P now owns 701,618 shares of the health services provider's stock valued at $79,528,000 after acquiring an additional 185,306 shares during the last quarter.

Private Capital Management Llc increased its stake in Universal Health Services Inc (UHS) by 32.54% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.

Institutional investors now hold around $10.12 billion or 97.3% in UHS stock. 328,801 are owned by Massachusetts Fincl Serv Ma. 15,873 were reported by Royal Retail Bank Of Canada. Cibc Asset Mngmt Incorporated has 0.01% invested in Universal Health Services, Inc. Private Capital Management Llc bought 38,263 shares as the company's stock rose 4.68% while stock markets declined. Raymond James And Associates owns 73,985 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Liberty Mutual Group Asset Management reported 3,522 shares.

Senior Vice President, Pember Marvin G., sold 16,105 common shares of Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS), with 6 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Therefore 65% are positive.

While looking at the Stock's Performance, Universal Health Services Inc. now shows a Weekly Performance of -5.34%, where Monthly Performance is -4.5%, Quarterly performance is -3.45%, 6 Months performance is 3.16% and yearly performance percentage is -2.91%. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Sterne Agee CRT given on Wednesday, March 2. The firm has "Buy" rating by Deutsche Bank given on Tuesday, March 6. (UHS), Week Volatility is 2.44%, whereas Month Volatility is at 2.10%. The company presently has an average rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $133.40. (NYSE:UHS) for 168,245 shares. The rating was downgraded by PiperJaffray to "Neutral" on Wednesday, January 3. The stock has "Outperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, October 29.

Among 12 analysts covering Universal Health (NYSE:UHS), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. This was shown in analysts report on 27 April. (NYSE:UHS) earned "Buy" rating by Mizuho on Friday, January 22. Typically, the higher the current ratio the better, as the company may be more capable of paying back its obligations. The stock has "Outperform" rating by Macquarie Research on Tuesday, April 26. The company was maintained on Wednesday, June 21 by Drexel Hamilton. As per Friday, November 3, the company rating was initiated by Credit Suisse. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Wednesday, February 14 report. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Tuesday, March 20 by BMO Capital Markets. The company was maintained on Thursday, June 22 by Stifel Nicolaus.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.29 in Q4 2017. Cornerstone Inc reported 11 shares stake. 126 funds opened positions while 526 raised stakes. Blackrock reported 2.12M shares or 0% of all its holdings. For the most recent quarter, quick ratio was 0.9, current ratio was 1, LT Debt/Equity ratio was 0.7 and Total Debt/Equity ratio stands at 0.81, while Payout ratio is 0.051. 177,475 are owned by Stephens Ar. First American Bank holds 0.77% or 8,697 shares in its portfolio.

The 52 week range is a simple technical indicator that lists the highest and lowest price at which a security was sold over preceding 52 weeks (or one year). Sentinel Communication Lba stated it has 0.17% of its portfolio in Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL). Lpl Lc owns 2,584 shares. Dimensional Fund Advsrs Limited Partnership invested 0% of its portfolio in eHealth, Inc. 280.02 million shares or 0.09% more from 279.77 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. It also reduced its holding in Supercom Ltd New (NASDAQ:SPCB) by 613,086 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 580,800 shares, and cut its stake in Travelport Worldwide Ltd (NYSE:TVPT).