HCA Healthcare Inc. Stock Falls Friday, Underperforms Market
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Shares of HCA Healthcare Inc. (HCA) shed 1.46% to $250.66 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 1.10% to 3,916.64 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 1.19% to 31,861.98. HCA Healthcare Inc. closed $28.36 short of 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 6.13% to $5.05 and Tenet Healthcare Corp. (THC) fell 3.20% to $55.06. Trading volume (1.1 M) remained 214,265 below its 50-day average volume of 1.3 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled March 17, 2023.
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