Investors are on the edge of their collective seats, hoping that Universal Health Services
What analysts say:
- Buy, sell, or hold?: Analysts strongly back Universal Health Services, with 14 out of 17 rating it a buy and the remainder rating it a hold. Analysts like Universal Health Services better than competitor Tenet Healthcare overall. Analysts still rate the stock a moderate buy, but they are a bit more wary about it compared to three months ago.
- Revenue forecasts: On average, analysts predict $1.88 billion in revenue this quarter. That would represent a rise of 20.5% from the year-ago quarter.
- Wall Street earnings expectations: The average analyst estimate is earnings of $0.91 per share. Estimates range from $0.89 to $0.94.
What our community says:
CAPS All-Stars are enthusiastically backing the stock, with 93.8% awarding it an outperform rating. Most of the community concurs with the All-Stars, with 92.5% granting it a rating of outperform. Despite the majority sentiment in favor of Universal Health Services, the stock has a middling CAPS rating of three out of five stars.
Universal Health Services' profit has risen year over year by an average of 32.8% over the past five quarters.
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