StockScouter

The StockScouter® System is a proprietary stock scoring model which covers U.S. companies listed on the major exchanges. The 10 (best) to 1 (worst) score is derived from Fundamental, Technical, Ownership, and Valuation sub-models in combination with a Risk model which assesses the expected risk and return.

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HCA HCA HEALTHCARE INCORPORATED StockScouter® Report

9

StockScouter® Score

HCA HEALTHCARE INCORPORATED, a large cap value company in the healthcare sector, is expected to outperform the market over the next six months with slightly less than average risk

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Summary

Positives

  • The most recent quarterly earnings report higher than analysts’ consensus forecast. Positive
  • The enterprise value-to-sales ratio is lower than the average for comparably-sized companies in the StockScouter universe. Positive
  • Short-term relative price momentum exhibits meaningful strength. Postive

 

Concerns

  • Shares are neither being accumulated heavily nor sold heavily by financial institutions. Neutral for a large company like HCA

 

Short-term Outlook

Over the next 1-2 months, StockScouter forecasts that large cap stocks will be neutral, value stocks will be neutral, and healthcare stocks will be neutral.

Expected Risk/Return

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Core Model Grades

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Previous Ratings

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10