For-profit hospital stock report: Week of Nov. 23-27

All five major for-profit hospital operators saw their stock prices rise last week.

Dallas-based Tenet Healthcare saw the largest increase in share price, with its shares up 9.33 percent to $33.88.

Here is how the five operators' stock prices stacked up last week.

  • Community Health Systems (Franklin, Tenn.): $29.48 per share (up 8.22 percent).
  • Hospital Corporation of America (Nashville, Tenn.): $69.28 per share (up 2.94 percent).
  • LifePoint Health (Brentwood, Tenn.): $72.51 per share (up 3.78 percent).
  • Tenet Healthcare Corp. (Dallas): $33.88 per share (up 9.33 percent).
  • Universal Health Services (King of Prussia, Pa.): $124.59 per share (up 1.71 percent).

 

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