HCA Healthcare Inc. Stock Rises Thursday, Outperforms Market
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Shares of HCA Healthcare Inc. (HCA) rose 3.04% to $254.38 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 1.76% to 3,960.28 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 1.17% to 32,246.55. HCA Healthcare Inc. closed $24.64 below its 52-week high ($279.02), which the company reached on April 21st.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Community Health Systems Inc. (CYH) rose 5.49% to $5.38 and Tenet Healthcare Corp. (THC) rose 4.89% to $56.88. Trading volume (1.2 M) remained 116,537 below its 50-day average volume of 1.3 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled March 16, 2023.
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March 16, 2023 16:59 ET (20:59 GMT)
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