For-profit hospital stock report: Week of Dec. 31-Jan.4

Four 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 at 12.2 percent.

Here's how the operators stacked up as of Jan. 4:

  • Community Health Systems (Franklin, Tenn.): $3.22 per share (up 12.2 percent)
  • HCA Healthcare (Nashville, Tenn.): $123.39 per share (up 0.7 percent)
  • Tenet Healthcare (Dallas): $18.06 per share (up 4.4 percent)
  • Universal Health Services (King of Prussia, Pa.): $118.56 per share (up 2 percent)


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