HCA Healthcare Inc. Stock Outperforms Market On Strong Trading Day
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Shares of HCA Healthcare Inc. (HCA) rose 1.59% to $263.15 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 1.38% to 4,090.41 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 1.26% to 33,696.85. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. HCA Healthcare Inc. closed $15.87 below its 52-week high ($279.02), which the company reached on April 21st.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Community Health Systems Inc. (CYH) rose 52.36% to $7.74 and Tenet Healthcare Corp. (THC) fell 0.62% to $61.33. Trading volume (1.0 M) remained 160,967 below its 50-day average volume of 1.2 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled February 16, 2023.
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February 16, 2023 16:58 ET (21:58 GMT)
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