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Analyst Avg. Earnings Per share Forecast: Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS)


Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) surged +1.24% and closed the trade at $ 123.51. The company recorded a trading capacity of 1.3 million shares above its three months average daily volume of 753.41 thousand shares. During the last trade, shares reached to high price of $123.99 and touched the low price of $121.53. The stock’s 50-day moving average is noted at $124.05 and its 200-day moving average is stands at $127.76.

Additionally, the company has a PE ratio of 17.58 and has EPS of 7.02. The company has market capitalization of $12.03B.

Currently Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) captured an average recommendation of “ Overweight ” from analysts, according to FactSet data. The stock has been suggested as “Buy” from “10″ Analysts”. “0” rated “Sell” for the company. “5” said the company as a “Hold”. Overweight rating was given by “2” and Underweight rating was given by “0”.

Analysts are expecting that the company to achieve $148.94 Price Target in next 52-weeks, average price is come up through the consensus of analysts. High potential price target is set at $161.00 however minimum price target advised by analysts is $130.00. The Median price target for the stock is measured at $150.00.

Presently, Analysts decided consensus EPS estimate of $1.68 for present quarter and one month ago projected EPS estimate was at $1.68. If we take a look at back 3 month ago, consensus EPS estimate was $1.68.

A current consensus EPS estimate for next quarter is at $1.89 and 3 month ago EPS forecast was $1.89. Have a look at back 1 month ago, consensus EPS forecast was seen at $1.89.

For current fiscal year, most recent EPS estimate is set at $7.47 based on Analyst consensus and three month ago consensus EPS opinions was at $7.47. During period one month ago, consensus EPS forecast was decided at $7.47.

A current consensus EPS projection for next fiscal year is observed at $8.17 and one month ago consensus EPS forecast was at $8.17. Take a look at back three month ago, consensus EPS estimate opinions was decided at $8.18 by analysts.

One Month ago, the stock has gained consensus mean rating of Overweight based on the analysis of brokerage analyst firms polled. 10 presented the recommendations about the stock as a “Buy” signal and “Overweight” signal was reported by 2. 5 advised the “Hold” rating about this stock. 0 revealed “Sell” signal and “Underweight” rating was declared by 0.

Three Months Ago, Analysts recommended an average brokerage rating of Overweight derived from brokerage firms, according to FactSet. 10 said a “Buy Rating” and 2 announced “Overweight Rating”. 7 advised “Hold Rating” regarding the stock. 0 announced “Sell Rating” and 0 disclosed “Underweight Rating”.

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