Today’s top gainers include the company Universal Health Services Inc. (NYSE:UHS) which is in the industry Hospitals, gaining 1.94% today. In the last week its performance is 3.93%, and -7.39% for the past quarter. Currently, Universal Health Services Inc., UHS has a target price of 147.36, so today’s gain of 1.94% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 1.04%.
Universal Health Services Inc. (NYSE:UHS), has a market cap of 12389.93, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 1.40%, and institutional ownership is 94.10%.
At the current price of 125.85, it has a dividend yield of 0.32%, and its target price is 147.36. This is with a profit margin of 7.40%, and total debt/equity of 0.84. Universal Health Services Inc. (NYSE:UHS) has a P/E of 17.89, as well as a forward P/E of 15.44.
With a current EPS of 7.03, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 8.61%,Universal Health Services Inc. (NYSE:UHS) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 23.60%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 8.60%.
Performance for the year is -2.42%. Since its IPO date on 3/26/1990, the total performance to date is 5.58%.
Volume today for Universal Health Services Inc. (NYSE:UHS), is 842700, while its average volume is 826.5. Whilst the total gain today was 1.94%, it did have a day high of -2.10%.
Volatility for this week has been at 1.84%, and 1.64% for the month. The 52-week low for Universal Health Services Inc., UHS has been 25.13%, while the 52-week-high has reached -9.82%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 11.30%, and its return on assets is 7.40%. Universal Health Services Inc. (NYSE:UHS) has an operating margin of 13.70%. With a sales growth of 6.80% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Universal Health Services Inc., UHS is in the sector Healthcare, its long-term debt/equity is 0.81, and has a current ratio of 1.3 and 1.2 for quick ratio.
So what is the value of Universal Health Services Inc.? Well its PEG is 2.08, and the P/S is 1.31, along with a P/B of 2.84. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 220.07.