For-profit hospital stock report: Week of April 16-20

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

Among the major for-profit hospital operators, Brentwood, Tenn.-based LifePoint Health saw the greatest increase in share price at 3.4 percent.

Here are how the five operators stacked up as of April 20.

  • Community Health Systems (Franklin, Tenn.): $4.03 per share (down 3.1 percent)
  • HCA Healthcare (Nashville, Tenn.): $97.46 per share (up 1.2 percent)
  • LifePoint Health (Brentwood, Tenn.): $49.65 per share (up 3.4 percent)
  • Tenet Healthcare (Dallas): $24.10 per share (up 1.7 percent)
  • Universal Health Services (King of Prussia, Pa.): $120.53 per share (up 0.7 percent)


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