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Shares of HCA Healthcare Inc. (HCA) slumped 0.83% to $278.21 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 0.70% to 4,090.75 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.80% to 33,414.24.
This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses.
HCA Healthcare Inc. closed $15.81 short of its 52-week high ($294.02), which the company achieved on April 21st.
Despite its losses, the stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Community Health Systems Inc. (CYH) fell 4.99% to $3.62 and Tenet Healthcare Corp. (THC) fell 1.70% to $68.70.
Trading volume (938,103) remained 408,730 below its 50-day average volume of 1.3 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled May 3, 2023.
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