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Universal Health Services Inc. Cl B stock rises Thursday, outperforms market

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Shares of Universal Health Services Inc. Cl B /zigman2/quotes/208539347/composite UHS +0.47% rose 4.49% to $121.62 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.08% rising 1.42% to 4,577.10 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.56% rising 1.82% to 34,639.79. The stock's rise snapped a five-day losing streak. Universal Health Services Inc. Cl B closed $43.38 below its 52-week high ($165.00), which the company achieved on July 27th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as HCA Healthcare Inc. /zigman2/quotes/205934574/composite HCA +1.02% rose 2.86% to $232.06, Tenet Healthcare Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207964487/composite THC +3.06% rose 4.96% to $74.02, and Select Medical Holdings Corp. /zigman2/quotes/201753136/composite SEM +2.19% rose 6.78% to $28.52. Trading volume (958,343) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 741,500.

Editor's Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights, an automation technology provider, using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.

/zigman2/quotes/208539347/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 133.67
+0.62 +0.47%
Volume: 670,726
Jan. 14, 2022 4:00p
P/E Ratio
10.76
Dividend Yield
0.60%
Market Cap
$10.74 billion
Rev. per Employee
$139,930
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/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
4,662.85
+3.82 +0.08%
Volume: 2.52B
Jan. 14, 2022 5:16p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
35,911.81
-201.81 -0.56%
Volume: 396.47M
Jan. 14, 2022 5:16p
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/zigman2/quotes/205934574/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 257.00
+2.59 +1.02%
Volume: 1.21M
Jan. 14, 2022 4:00p
P/E Ratio
13.09
Dividend Yield
0.75%
Market Cap
$79.93 billion
Rev. per Employee
$210,840
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/zigman2/quotes/207964487/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 81.04
+2.41 +3.06%
Volume: 1.25M
Jan. 14, 2022 4:00p
P/E Ratio
8.12
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
$8.68 billion
Rev. per Employee
$177,673
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/zigman2/quotes/201753136/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 28.92
+0.62 +2.19%
Volume: 582,315
Jan. 14, 2022 4:00p
P/E Ratio
9.14
Dividend Yield
1.73%
Market Cap
$3.88 billion
Rev. per Employee
$123,089
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