1. All
  2. Commentary
  3. Headlines
  1. Hospital operator HCA Holdings' preliminary results beat estimates


    Wed, 15 Apr 2015

    April 15 (Reuters) - HCA Holdings Inc, the largest U.S. hospital operator, reported preliminary quarterly profit and revenue that beat market expectations and raised its full-year forecast, citing a rise in admissions.

  2. Health-Care Reform Remains a Boon to HCA's Patient Traffic


    Wed, 15 Apr 2015

    HCA previewed healthy first-quarter results that ..... give us pause and prevent us from awarding HCA with an economic moat at this time. We plan ..... patients undergo previously delayed care. HCA anticipates 6.8% growth in same-facility

  3. From Barron’s, February 23, 2015 (Part 2)


    Sat, 21 Feb 2015

    1; excitement about iPhone, iWatch, but iCar? pg 20]; HCA [fwd P/E 14.1; EV/EBITDA 7.5; pg 23; see link below ..... Panera Bread [ PNRA ; the CEO spotlight on Ron Shaich ; pg 38]. HCA story http://online.barrons.com/news/articles/SB51367578116875004693704580460081416655638

  4. Health-Care Reform Continues to Support Strong Patient Traffic for HCA


    Tue, 3 Feb 2015

    As highlighted in its quarterly preview, HCA Holdings reported healthy fourth-quarter results as wider patient ..... insurance. In its five states participating in Medicaid expansion, HCA experienced a 51% increase in quarterly Medicaid admissions and

  5. The Effects of Health-Care Reform Remain Tangible in HCA ’s Third-Quarter Results


    Tue, 28 Oct 2014

    As highlighted in its quarterly preview, HCA Holdings reported healthy third-quarter ..... supported an even stronger tailwind for HCA than we originally anticipated. The company ..... pressure will keep excess returns in check as HCA eventually contends with cost inflation

  6. HCA Previews Healthy Third-Quarter Results


    Thu, 16 Oct 2014

    HCA Holdings previewed third-quarter earnings on Oct. 15 that were slightly ahead ..... uncompensated care from health care reform has supported an even stronger tailwind for HCA than we originally anticipated. With another quarter of health care reform

  7. How Alibaba Could Capitalize on the EBay-PayPal Split


    Wed, 8 Oct 2014

    General Motors (0.00%), Kraft (0.00%), UPS (0.00%), CIT (0.00%), Travelers Group (0.00%), HCA (0.00%), Goldman Sachs (0.00%), Weibo (0.00%), Twitter (0.00%), Intime Retail (0.00%), Youku Tudou

  8. From Barron’s, August 4, 2014 (Part 2)


    Sat, 2 Aug 2014

    for the fed funds rate is 2% vs. 4% [and we aren’t even there yet]. Pg 11: Levisohn – Hospital stocks [ LPNT, HCA , UHS , etc.] have been strong and there is more room to run up due to ACA/Obamacare [ less uninsured patients ], stronger

  9. Healthcare Reform Lifts HCA ’s Year-end Prospects


    Tue, 29 Jul 2014

    demonstrated in its quarterly preview, HCA Holdings delivered strong second-quarter ..... facility revenue per equivalent admission. HCA estimates that 40% of its quarterly health ..... uninsured volume across the U.S. Meanwhile, HCA executed sound expense management in the

  10. What are you buying?


    Mon, 28 Jul 2014

    3. Lyondell (LYB)-would not add at these levels 4. Abbvie (ABBV) 5. Foot Locker (FL)-smaller amounts 6. HCA ( HCA )- would not add at these levels Looking to add back into: GT Technology (GTAT)- have been out for sometime, lots

« Prev12345Next »
Content Partners