New Lifetime High For HCA Holdings (HCA)

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Trade-Ideas LLC identified HCA Holdings ( HCA) as a new lifetime high candidate. In addition to specific proprietary factors, Trade-Ideas identified HCA Holdings as such a stock due to the following factors:

  • HCA has an average dollar-volume (as measured by average daily share volume multiplied by share price) of $183.8 million.
  • HCA has traded 38,962 shares today.
  • HCA is trading at a new lifetime high.

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More details on HCA:

HCA Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides health care services. HCA has a PE ratio of 19.4. Currently there are 16 analysts that rate HCA Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

The average volume for HCA Holdings has been 3.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. HCA has a market cap of $31.3 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. The stock has a beta of 1.18 and a short float of 0.8% with 1.13 days to cover. Shares are up 54% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

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