What Are Analysts Report About Universal Health Services Inc. (UHS)

Marco Green
April 30, 2018

Canaccord Genuity maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, August 14 report. ECOM's SI was 292,200 shares in April as released by FINRA. (NASDAQ:EHTH) has risen 26.21% since April 27, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 14.76% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.93 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.15, from 0.9 in 2017Q3. 126 funds opened positions while 526 raised stakes. (NYSE:UHS). Oregon Pub Employees Retirement Fund has invested 0.04% in Universal Health Services, Inc. Sentinel Communication Lba stated it has 0.17% of its portfolio in Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL). Homrich & Berg holds 0.02% or 3,792 shares. (NYSE:STI). Engineers Gate Manager LP invested 0.19% of its portfolio in SunTrust Banks, Inc. Liberty Mutual Group Asset Management reported 3,522 shares. Sirios Capital Management L P boosted its holdings in shares of Universal Health Services by 35.9% during the 4th quarter. (NYSE:UHS). Twin Tree Mngmt Limited Partnership reported 46,713 shares. Stone Ridge Asset Lc invested in 0.21% or 28,675 shares. 193,250 are held by Geode Cap Mgmt Ltd Co. Royal National Bank Of Canada owns 329 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Research analysts often publish stock price targets along with buy-sell recommendations. Therefore 57% are positive. (NYSE:UHS) has "Neutral" rating given on Friday, October 27 by Citigroup. The price target of a stock is the price at which the stock is fairly valued with respect to its historical and projected earnings. The firm has "Buy" rating by Credit Suisse given on Tuesday, December 19. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, August 3 with "Buy". The stock has "Buy" rating by Jefferies on Monday, October 16. (UHS) stock was most active stock of Wall Street Market on Thursday.

ChannelAdvisor Corporation provides software-as-a-service solutions worldwide. The company has market cap of $10.76 billion. The business had revenue of $2.69 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.75 billion. It now has negative earnings.

Townsquare Media, Inc. operates as a media, entertainment, and digital marketing solutions firm in small and mid-sized markets. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, February 1 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. It also upped Franks Intl N V (NYSE:FI) stake by 511,853 shares and now owns 1.54M shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.03, from 1.26 in 2017Q3. Hellman Jordan Management Company Inc bought 9,000 shares as the company's stock rose 1.41% while stock markets declined.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. The stock decreased 0.96% or $0.585 during the last trading session, reaching $60.665. The institutional investor held 87,060 shares of the health care company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $9.87 million, up from 65,266 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (NYSE:UHS). Nikko Asset Americas, New York-based fund reported 700 shares.

First Pacific Advisors Llc decreased Lpl Finl Hldgs Inc (LPLA) stake by 6.91% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing.

Universal Health Services, Inc, through its subsidiaries, owns and operates acute care hospitals, outpatient facilities, and behavioral health care facilities. (NYSE:UHS). Bessemer Grp has invested 0% in Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS). Eagle Asset Management invested in 0.01% or 20,679 shares. Svcs Automobile Association owns 64,758 shares or 0.02% of their United States portfolio. Cwm Ltd Liability owns 39 shares. Kbc Nv has invested 0.01% in Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) or 701,618 shares.

Maverick Capital Ltd increased Intuitive Surgical Inc (NASDAQ:ISRG) stake by 21,519 shares to 27,020 valued at $9.86M in 2017Q4.

In the transaction dated Jun. 02, 2016, the great number of shares disposed came courtesy the Senior Vice President & CFO; Filton Steve disposed a total of 15,000 shares at an average price of $136.01, amounting to approximately $2,040,150. Clearbridge Ltd Co holds 0.01% or 118,504 shares.

Among 42 analysts covering Oracle (NYSE:ORCL), 27 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 15 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Six analysts have provided estimates for Universal Health Services' earnings. $135.42's average target is 18.44% above currents $114.34 stock price. Qualcomm Inc. had 153 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn Limited Liability Com has 0.33% invested in Universal Health Services, Inc. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Wednesday, March 2 by Sterne Agee CRT. Universal Health Services presently has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $133.13.

UHS opened at $114.34 on Friday. The company was maintained on Thursday, June 22 by Stifel Nicolaus. RBC Capital Markets maintained Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) for 181,630 shares. As per Sunday, August 27, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. Boston Partners now owns 1,620,863 shares of the health services provider's stock valued at $183,725,000 after acquiring an additional 78,225 shares during the last quarter. On Monday, November 6 the stock rating was downgraded by Standpoint Research to "Hold". (NYSE:UHS) earned "Buy" rating by Mizuho on Friday, January 22. (NYSE:UHS) on Wednesday, September 16 with "Overweight" rating. The stock increased 0.46% or $0.21 during the last trading session, reaching $45.96. About 289,292 shares traded. (NYSE:UHS) has declined 4.39% since April 28, 2017 and is downtrending.

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