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UHS

Universal Health Services NYSE:UHS Stock Report

Last Price

US$132.73

Market Cap

US$9.5b

7D

3.2%

1Y

6.7%

Updated

25 Nov, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
UHS fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation5/6
Future Growth1/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health4/6
Dividends0/6

UHS Stock Overview

Universal Health Services, Inc., through its subsidiaries, owns and operates acute care hospitals, and outpatient and behavioral health care facilities.

Universal Health Services, Inc. Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Universal Health Services
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$132.73
52 Week HighUS$158.28
52 Week LowUS$82.50
Beta1.29
1 Month Change21.36%
3 Month Change30.81%
1 Year Change6.73%
3 Year Change-4.85%
5 Year Change22.83%
Change since IPO6,920.43%

Recent News & Updates

Universal Health Services: Attractive Even In Light Of Cost Concerns

Nov 14

Is There An Opportunity With Universal Health Services, Inc.'s (NYSE:UHS) 50% Undervaluation?

Nov 10
Is There An Opportunity With Universal Health Services, Inc.'s (NYSE:UHS) 50% Undervaluation?

Recent updates

Is There An Opportunity With Universal Health Services, Inc.'s (NYSE:UHS) 50% Undervaluation?

Nov 10
Is There An Opportunity With Universal Health Services, Inc.'s (NYSE:UHS) 50% Undervaluation?

Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Will Want To Turn Around Its Return Trends

Sep 28
Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Will Want To Turn Around Its Return Trends

Should You Investigate Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) At US$106?

Sep 13
Should You Investigate Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) At US$106?

Is Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Using Too Much Debt?

Aug 31
Is Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Using Too Much Debt?

Universal Health Services, Inc.'s (NYSE:UHS) Intrinsic Value Is Potentially 98% Above Its Share Price

Jul 14
Universal Health Services, Inc.'s (NYSE:UHS) Intrinsic Value Is Potentially 98% Above Its Share Price

Is It Too Late To Consider Buying Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS)?

Jun 14
Is It Too Late To Consider Buying Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS)?

Returns On Capital At Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Have Hit The Brakes

May 30
Returns On Capital At Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Have Hit The Brakes

Is Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Using Too Much Debt?

May 15
Is Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Using Too Much Debt?

Is Now The Time To Put Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) On Your Watchlist?

Apr 11
Is Now The Time To Put Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) On Your Watchlist?

Is It Time To Consider Buying Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS)?

Mar 10
Is It Time To Consider Buying Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS)?

Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Has More To Do To Multiply In Value Going Forward

Feb 26
Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Has More To Do To Multiply In Value Going Forward

Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Jan 31
Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Is Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) Trading At A 49% Discount?

Jan 03
Is Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) Trading At A 49% Discount?

At US$128, Is It Time To Put Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) On Your Watch List?

Dec 08
At US$128, Is It Time To Put Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) On Your Watch List?

Returns On Capital At Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Have Stalled

Nov 23
Returns On Capital At Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Have Stalled

Here's Why Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Can Manage Its Debt Responsibly

Oct 25
Here's Why Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Can Manage Its Debt Responsibly

Here's Why I Think Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Is An Interesting Stock

Sep 27
Here's Why I Think Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Is An Interesting Stock

Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) Shares Could Be 47% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Sep 13
Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) Shares Could Be 47% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

At US$153, Is Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) Worth Looking At Closely?

Aug 23
At US$153, Is Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) Worth Looking At Closely?

Universal Health Services' (NYSE:UHS) Returns Have Hit A Wall

Aug 11
Universal Health Services' (NYSE:UHS) Returns Have Hit A Wall

Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly

Jul 19
Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly

Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS)

Jun 07
Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS)

If You Like EPS Growth Then Check Out Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Before It's Too Late

May 25
If You Like EPS Growth Then Check Out Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Before It's Too Late

Is Now An Opportune Moment To Examine Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS)?

May 10
Is Now An Opportune Moment To Examine Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS)?

Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly

Apr 08
Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly

Slowing Rates Of Return At Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Leave Little Room For Excitement

Mar 24
Slowing Rates Of Return At Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Leave Little Room For Excitement

Does Universal Health Services' (NYSE:UHS) Share Price Gain of 17% Match Its Business Performance?

Mar 09
Does Universal Health Services' (NYSE:UHS) Share Price Gain of 17% Match Its Business Performance?

Does Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Deserve A Spot On Your Watchlist?

Feb 23
Does Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) Deserve A Spot On Your Watchlist?

Does This Valuation Of Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) Imply Investors Are Overpaying?

Feb 09
Does This Valuation Of Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) Imply Investors Are Overpaying?

Did Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) Insiders Sell Shares?

Jan 27
Did Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) Insiders Sell Shares?

Universal Health Services, Inc.'s (NYSE:UHS) Stock Has Seen Strong Momentum: Does That Call For Deeper Study Of Its Financial Prospects?

Jan 13
Universal Health Services, Inc.'s (NYSE:UHS) Stock Has Seen Strong Momentum: Does That Call For Deeper Study Of Its Financial Prospects?

Is Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) A Risky Investment?

Dec 29
Is Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) A Risky Investment?

At US$135, Is Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) Worth Looking At Closely?

Dec 15
At US$135, Is Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) Worth Looking At Closely?

Does Universal Health Services' (NYSE:UHS) Share Price Gain of 22% Match Its Business Performance?

Nov 30
Does Universal Health Services' (NYSE:UHS) Share Price Gain of 22% Match Its Business Performance?

Shareholder Returns

UHSUS HealthcareUS Market
7D3.2%2.1%1.3%
1Y6.7%9.4%-18.5%

Return vs Industry: UHS exceeded the US Healthcare industry which returned 5.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: UHS exceeded the US Market which returned -20.2% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is UHS's price volatile compared to industry and market?
UHS volatility
UHS Average Weekly Movement6.8%
Healthcare Industry Average Movement8.2%
Market Average Movement7.4%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market15.5%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market3.3%

Stable Share Price: UHS is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.

Volatility Over Time: UHS's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
197878,850Marc Millerhttps://uhs.com

Universal Health Services, Inc., through its subsidiaries, owns and operates acute care hospitals, and outpatient and behavioral health care facilities. The company operates through Acute Care Hospital Services and Behavioral Health Care Services segments. Its hospitals offer general and specialty surgery, internal medicine, obstetrics, emergency room care, radiology, oncology, diagnostic and coronary care, pediatric services, pharmacy services, and/or behavioral health services.

Universal Health Services, Inc. Fundamentals Summary

How do Universal Health Services's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
UHS fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$9.48b
Earnings (TTM)US$738.87m
Revenue (TTM)US$13.23b

12.8x

P/E Ratio

0.7x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
UHS income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$13.23b
Cost of RevenueUS$8.15b
Gross ProfitUS$5.08b
Other ExpensesUS$4.34b
EarningsUS$738.87m

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)10.35
Gross Margin38.39%
Net Profit Margin5.59%
Debt/Equity Ratio79.6%

How did UHS perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

0.6%

Current Dividend Yield

8%

Payout Ratio

Does UHS pay a reliable dividends?

See UHS dividend history and benchmarks
When do you need to buy UHS by to receive an upcoming dividend?
Universal Health Services dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateNov 30 2022
Dividend Pay DateDec 15 2022
Days until Ex dividend3 days
Days until Dividend pay date18 days

Does UHS pay a reliable dividends?

See UHS dividend history and benchmarks