HCA Healthcare Inc. Stock Falls Friday, Underperforms Market
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Shares of HCA Healthcare Inc. (HCA) slid 2.19% to $246.60 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 1.45% to 3,861.59 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 1.07% to 31,909.64. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. HCA Healthcare Inc. closed $32.42 below its 52-week high ($279.02), which the company achieved on April 21st.
Despite its losses, the stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Community Health Systems Inc. (CYH) fell 3.31% to $5.26 and Tenet Healthcare Corp. (THC) fell 4.28% to $52.58. Trading volume (1.2 M) remained 82,407 below its 50-day average volume of 1.3 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled March 10, 2023.
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