For-profit hospital stock report: Sept. 17-21

Three of the five major for-profit hospital operators saw their stock prices rise last week.

Franklin, Tenn.-based Community Health Systems saw the greatest increase in share price, 3.3 percent.

Here's how the five operators stacked up as of Sept. 21:

  • Community Health Systems (Franklin, Tenn.): $3.41 per share (up 3.3 percent)
  • HCA Healthcare (Nashville, Tenn.): $133.37 per share (down 0.2 percent)
  • LifePoint Health (Brentwood, Tenn.): $64.55 per share (up 0.2 percent)
  • Tenet Healthcare (Dallas): $28.10 per share (down 1.5 percent)
  • Universal Health Services (King of Prussia, Pa.): $126.74 per share (up 0.7 percent)

 

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