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Universal Health Services Inc (UHS)

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Universal Health Services says Q2 earnings per share $1.89
Tuesday, 26 Jul 2016 04:16pm EDT 

Universal Health Services Inc : Universal health services, inc. Reports 2016 second quarter financial results . Q2 revenue $2.43 billion versus i/b/e/s view $2.46 billion . Q2 earnings per share $1.89 .Q2 earnings per share view $1.94 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Universal Health announces purchase of interests in 6 acute care hospitals
Monday, 2 May 2016 04:22pm EDT 

Universal Health Services Inc:Universal Health Services, Inc. announces purchase of third-party minority ownership interests in six acute care hospitals in Las Vegas, Nevada.Deal for $445 million.Ownership interests purchased range from 26.1% to 27.5%.  Full Article

Universal Health Services Inc - U.S. justices weigh federal fraud claim over woman's death - Reuters News
Wednesday, 20 Apr 2016 01:26am EDT 

Universal Health Services Inc:The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday struggled with the question of when federal contractors can be sued for defrauding the government in a case involving a 19-year-old Massachusetts woman who suffered a fatal 2009 seizure at a mental health facility - RTRS.The parents of Yarushka Rivera claimed that Universal Health Services Inc UHS.N, which owned the facility, provided "gravely inadequate treatment" and used "unsupervised and unqualified personnel." Their lawsuit said King of Prussia, Pennsylvania-based Universal Health Services, one of the nation's largest hospital operators.defrauded the government because it was receiving federal Medicaid funding to provide treatment to low-income people and failed to comply with all necessary requirements.Rivera died in October 2009 of a seizure after being treated at the mental health center in Lawrence, Massachusetts.Julio Escobar and his wife, Carmen Correa, filed suit against Universal Health Services in U.S. District Court in Boston in 2011.They said they had received information that more than 20 treatment providers at the Lawrence facility, including a nurse who prescribed medication to Rivera, were not properly licensed or supervised as required by state law and federal regulations.  Full Article

Universal Health Services Inc announces dividend
Wednesday, 20 Jan 2016 05:38pm EST 

Universal Health Services Inc:Board of Directors voted to pay a cash dividend of $0.10 per share on March 15 to shareholders of record date as of March 1.  Full Article

Universal Health Services Inc Announces Dividend
Wednesday, 18 Nov 2015 05:47pm EST 

Universal Health Services Inc:Announced today that its Board of Directors voted to pay a cash dividend of $0.10 per share on December 15, 2015 to shareholders of record as of December 1, 2015.  Full Article

Universal Health Services Inc lowers high end of prior FY 2015 EPS outlook to a range in line with analysts' estimates
Tuesday, 27 Oct 2015 04:16pm EDT 

Universal Health Services Inc:Revises estimated range of adjusted net income attributable to UHS, for FY 2015, is $6.75 to $7.05 per diluted share.This revised FY 2015 guidance, which excludes the expected EHR impact for FY 2015, maintains lower end of previously provided range of $6.75 to $7.15 per diluted share, and decreases upper end of the range by about 1%.FY 2015 EPS of $7.00 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Universal Health Services, Inc. announces acquisition of Foundations Recovery Network
Friday, 18 Sep 2015 09:14am EDT 

Universal Health Services Inc:Deal for about $350 million.Through deal, co to add 322 residential beds in 4 facilities and 8 outpatient centers.Expect to complete this transaction within the coming weeks.  Full Article

Universal Health Services Inc raises FY 2015 EPS outlook
Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 07:13pm EDT 

Universal Health Services Inc:Increases FY 2015 adjusted net income attributable to be in the range of $6.75 to $7.15 per diluted share.FY 2015 EPS of $6.57 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Universal Health Services announces dividend
Wednesday, 15 Jul 2015 05:01pm EDT 

Universal Health Services Inc:Announces that its Board of Directors voted to pay a cash dividend of $0.10 per share on Sept. 15 to shareholders of record as of Sept. 1.  Full Article

Universal Health Services Inc announces dividend
Monday, 4 May 2015 11:53am EDT 

Universal Health Services Inc:Declared to pay a cash dividend of $0.10 per share on June 15, to shareholders of record as of June 1.  Full Article

Fitch Affirms Universal Health Services at 'BB+'; Outlook Stable

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) CHICAGO, August 29 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed the ratings of Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS), including the Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'BB+' and the senior secured credit facility and senior secured bond ratings at 'BBB-/RR1'. The Rating Outlook is Stable. A full list of rating actions, which apply to approximately $3.6 billion of debt outstanding at June 30, 2016, is found at the end of this release. KEY RA