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HCA Healthcare Inc (HCA.N)

HCA.N on New York Stock Exchange

126.73USD
14 Dec 2018
Change (% chg)

$-9.59 (-7.03%)
Prev Close
$136.32
Open
$134.09
Day's High
$134.10
Day's Low
$125.57
Volume
591,837
Avg. Vol
495,875
52-wk High
$147.42
52-wk Low
$84.79

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 2.59 December 15 Dec 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 9 8 8 8
(2) OUTPERFORM 9 9 9 9
(3) HOLD 6 6 6 6
(4) UNDERPERFORM 2 2 2 2
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.04 2.08 2.08 2.08

Consensus Estimates Analysis

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 20 12,097.50 12,363.40 11,653.70 11,644.10
Quarter Ending Mar-19 14 12,079.30 12,397.00 11,778.00 11,672.50
Year Ending Dec-18 23 46,481.90 46,766.40 46,056.70 45,307.60
Year Ending Dec-19 23 49,220.60 50,667.00 47,921.90 47,251.40
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 22 2.59 2.73 2.46 2.00
Quarter Ending Mar-19 17 2.37 2.67 2.23 1.93
Year Ending Dec-18 23 9.35 9.49 9.23 7.27
Year Ending Dec-19 24 10.15 10.50 9.56 8.07
LT Growth Rate (%) 6 15.25 20.62 10.00 8.77

Historical Surprises

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Estimates vs Actual Estimate Actual Difference Surprise %
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 11,289.60 11,451.00 161.35 1.43
Quarter Ending Jun-18 11,325.60 11,529.00 203.41 1.80
Quarter Ending Mar-18 11,312.60 11,423.00 110.43 0.98
Quarter Ending Dec-17 11,206.70 11,562.00 355.32 3.17
Quarter Ending Sep-17 10,669.80 10,696.00 26.24 0.25
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 1.90 2.16 0.26 13.45
Quarter Ending Jun-18 2.16 2.29 0.13 6.07
Quarter Ending Mar-18 2.08 2.33 0.25 12.11
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1.87 2.13 0.26 13.77
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1.57 1.21 0.36 22.72

Consensus Estimates Trend

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  Current 1 Week
Ago
1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 12,097.50 12,097.50 11,995.10 11,991.70 11,644.10
Quarter Ending Mar-19 12,079.30 12,079.30 11,935.50 11,930.10 11,672.50
Year Ending Dec-18 46,481.90 46,481.90 46,217.80 46,204.10 45,307.60
Year Ending Dec-19 49,220.60 49,220.60 48,562.00 48,530.40 47,251.40
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 2.59 2.59 2.70 2.70 2.00
Quarter Ending Mar-19 2.37 2.37 2.36 2.34 1.93
Year Ending Dec-18 9.35 9.35 9.23 9.22 7.27
Year Ending Dec-19 10.15 10.15 10.04 10.00 8.07

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Dec-18 0 0 16 2
Quarter Ending Mar-19 0 0 11 1
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 21 1
Year Ending Dec-19 0 0 21 1
Earnings
Quarter Ending Dec-18 0 0 2 18
Quarter Ending Mar-19 0 0 7 6
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 19 1
Year Ending Dec-19 0 0 17 5