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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market HCA Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HCA) from Healthcare

Today’s top gainers include the company HCA Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HCA) which is in the industry Hospitals, gaining 1.88% today. In the last week its performance is 0.32%, and -3.70% for the past quarter. Currently, HCA Holdings, Inc., HCA has a target price of 91.33, so today’s gain of 1.88% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.33%.

HCA Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HCA), has a market cap of 29922.62, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 19.70%, and institutional ownership is 71.30%.

At the current price of 77.61, it has a dividend yield of *TBA, and its target price is 91.33. This is with a profit margin of 5.50%, and total debt/equity of *TBA. HCA Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HCA) has a P/E of 14.31, as well as a forward P/E of 10.83.

With a current EPS of 5.32, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 7.92%,HCA Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HCA) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 12.60%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 11.07%.

Performance for the year is -17.61%. Since its IPO date on 03/10/2011, the total performance to date is 12.63%.

Volume today for HCA Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HCA), is 793954, while its average volume is 2674.54. Whilst the total gain today was 1.88%, it did have a day high of -7.27%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.64%, and 1.69% for the month. The 52-week low for HCA Holdings, Inc., HCA has been 76.74%, while the 52-week-high has reached -18.73%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 18.90%, and its return on assets is 6.90%. HCA Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HCA) has an operating margin of 13.90%. With a sales growth of 6.00% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that HCA Holdings, Inc., HCA is in the sector Healthcare, its long-term debt/equity is *TBA, and has a current ratio of 1.7 and 1.4 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of HCA Holdings, Inc.? Well its PEG is 1.29, and the P/S is 0.74, along with a P/B of *TBA. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 35.12.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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