Universal Health Services, Inc. ($UHS) Cautious Buy or Hold to $92 Confident Investor Rating: Fair

Company name Universal Health Services, Inc.
Stock ticker UHS
Live stock price [stckqut]UHS[/stckqut]
P/E compared to competitors Good

MANAGEMENT EXECUTION

Employee productivity Poor
Sales growth Poor
EPS growth Poor
P/E growth Good
EBIT growth Good

ANALYSIS

Confident Investor Rating Fair
Target stock price (TWCA growth scenario) $100.07
Target stock price (averages with growth) $96.75
Target stock price (averages with no growth) $53.07
Target stock price (manual assumptions) $108.33

The following company description is from Google Finance: http://www.google.com/finance?q=uhs

Universal Health Services, Inc., owns and operates through its subsidiaries, acute care hospitals, behavioral health centers, surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers and radiation oncology centers. As of February 28, 2013, it owned and/or operated 23 acute care hospitals and 197 behavioral health centers located in 37 states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the United States, Virgin Islands. As part of its ambulatory treatment centers division, it manages and/or own outright or in partnerships with physicians, five surgical hospitals and surgery and radiation oncology centers located in four states. In April 2014, it completed the acquisition of the Psychiatric Institute of Washington (PIW), a 124-bed behavioral health care facility and outpatient treatment center located in the District of Columbia. It has added a total of 17 facilities throughout the United Kingdom including 15 inpatient behavioral health hospitals and two nursing homes with a total of 743 beds.

 

Confident Investor comments: At this time, I think that a Confident Investor can cautiously invest in Universal Health Services, Inc. as long as the price is correct. Most of the fundamentals of this company are good but there are some concerns.

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