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Shares of HCA Healthcare Inc. (HCA) advanced 1.39% to $267.87 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.99% to 4,221.02 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.47% to 33,061.57.
This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains.
HCA Healthcare Inc. closed $26.15 short of its 52-week high ($294.02), 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 2.14% to $3.34 and Tenet Healthcare Corp. (THC) rose 1.90% to $72.55.
Trading volume (892,431) remained 368,650 below its 50-day average volume of 1.3 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled June 1, 2023.
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