NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of HCA Holdings (HCA) - Get Report are decreasing by 0.46% to $80.25 on Monday morning, ahead of the release of the company's 2016 first quarter results, due out before the market open on Tuesday.
Wall Street is expecting the Nashville-based health care services holding company to report earnings of $1.49 per share on revenue of $10.24 billion.
During the same period last year, HCA said it had earnings of $1.36 per diluted share on revenue of $9.7 billion.
The company owns, manages or operates various facilities including hospitals, freestanding surgery centers, diagnostic and imaging centers and radiation and oncology therapy centers.
Separately, TheStreet Ratings Team has a "Buy" rating with a score of B- on the stock.
The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, increase in net income and revenue growth.
The team believes its strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow.
Recently, TheStreet Ratings objectively rated this stock according to its "risk-adjusted" total return prospect over a 12-month investment horizon. Not based on the news in any given day, the rating may differ from Jim Cramer's view or that of this articles's author.
You can view the full analysis from the report here: HCA