Large Outflow of Money Witnessed in HCA Holdings, Inc.

HCA Holdings, Inc. (HCA) traded on a positive note gaining 1.68 points or 2.09% to be valued at $81.96 per share. Intraday, the shares aggregated $40.3 million in upticks but saw an exodus of $50.02 million in downticks. The net money flow was calculated to be $(-9.72) million with the final up/down ratio coming in at 0.81. The share price has seen a change of 3.07% in value during the week. Block trade of up/down ratio of 0.45 was also registered with $5.26 million in upticks and $11.73 million in downticks. The net money flow for the block exchange was disappointing at $(-6.48) Million.Block trades are executed by Investment Banking firms or Wealth Managers shifting positions or Day traders taking advantage of trading signals.

Shares of HCA Holdings, Inc. rose by 1.73% in the last five trading days and 10.73% for the last 4 weeks. HCA Holdings, Inc. is up 7.1% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 10.73%. HCA Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HCA) rose 2.09% or 1.68 points on Wednesday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $80.84 the stock was seen hitting $82.61 as a peak level and $80.73 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $81.96. The daily volume was measured at 3,091,232 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $83.69 and the 52-week low is $63.87. The company has a market cap of $30,709 million.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Jan 19, 2017, Michael S. Cuffe (President-Physician Services) sold 2,150 shares at 80.00 per share price.On Nov 21, 2016, Jon M Foster (Group President) sold 97,500 shares at 74.90 per share price.On Nov 10, 2016, A Bruce Jr Moore (Group President – Service Line) sold 167,967 shares at 74.31 per share price.

HCA Holdings Inc Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Jan 31, 2017. The company reported $1.80 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01. Analyst had a consensus of $1.79. The company had revenue of $10641.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $10688.77 million. The companys revenue was up 3.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.69 EPS.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Feb 1, 2017 to Outperform, Raises Price Target to $ 98 from a previous price target of $95 .HCA Holdings Inc was Upgraded by Avondale to Mkt Outperform on Jan 17, 2017. HCA Holdings Inc was Initiated by Piper Jaffray to Overweight on Jan 4, 2017. HCA Holdings Inc was Downgraded by Mizuho to Neutral on Nov 9, 2016.

HCA Inc. is a non-governmental hospital in the U.S. providing health care and related services. The Company operates a network of acute care hospitals, outpatient facilities, clinics and other patient care delivery settings. The Company also owns and manages freestanding surgery centers, diagnostic and imaging centers, radiation and oncology therapy centers, rehabilitation and physical therapy centers, and various other facilities. HCA Inc. is headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee.


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