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Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) has been upgraded to Hold in a statement by Zacks Investment Research earlier today.

Zacks Investment Research has upgraded Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) to Hold in a statement released on 11/28/2016.

Boasting a price of $123.17, Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) traded -0.24% lower on the day. With the last stock price close down -3.57% from the two hundred day average, compared with the S&P 500 Index which has decreased -0.03% over the date range. Universal Health Services, Inc. has recorded a 50-day average of $122.15 and a two hundred day average of $127.42. Volume of trade was down over the average, with 367,738 shares of UHS changing hands under the typical 860,467

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Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS)

With a total market value of $0, Universal Health Services, Inc. has with a 52 week low of $100.82 and a 52 week high of $139.77 .

In addition to Zacks Investment Research reporting its stock price target, a total of 16 brokers have issued a research note on the company. The average stock price target is $148.38 with 0 brokers rating the stock a strong buy, 0 brokers rating the stock a buy, 0 brokers rating the stock a hold, 0 brokers rating the stock a underperform, and finally 0 brokers rating the stock a sell.

Brief Synopsis On Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS)

Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in owning and operating acute care hospitals, behavioral health centers, surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers and radiation oncology centers. Its segment is acute care hospital services and behavioral healthcare services. The Other segment includes centralized services, including information services, purchasing, reimbursement, accounting, taxation, legal, advertising, design and construction and patient accounting, as well as the operating results for its other entities, including outpatient surgery and radiation centers. Its services include general and specialty surgery, internal medicine, obstetrics, radiology, oncology, diagnostic care, coronary care, pediatric services and pharmacy. It operates over 20 inpatient acute care hospitals, over three free-standing emergency departments, and over 210 inpatient and over 20 outpatient behavioral healthcare facilities.

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