4. As of noon trading, HCA Holdings ( HCA) is up $0.77 (1.6%) to $48.54 on light volume. Thus far, 831,782 shares of HCA Holdings exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $47.83-$48.68 after having opened the day at $47.94 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $47.77.

HCA Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides health care services in the United States. HCA Holdings has a market cap of $21.4 billion and is part of the health services industry. Shares are up 0.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 15 analysts that rate HCA Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates HCA Holdings as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its feeble growth in its earnings per share and poor profit margins. Get the full HCA Holdings Ratings Report now.

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