Actionable news
0
All posts from Actionable news
Actionable news in HCA: HCA HOLDINGS Inc,

HCA Stock Falls in After-Hours Trading on Third Quarter Warning

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of HCA Holdings (HCA - Get Report) were falling 9.5% to $68.77 after-hours Wednesday after the hospital operator guided below analysts' estimates for the third quarter.

HCA said it now expects earnings of $1.17 a share for the third quarter, below analysts' estimates of $1.22 a share for the quarter. The company expects revenue to grow 6.9% year over year to $9.86 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' estimates of $9.85 billion.

Same facility admissions grew 2.9% in the third quarter, compared to a 3.6% increase in the year-ago quarter. Same facility emergency room visits grew 5.8% from the year-ago quarter.

Exclusive Look Inside: You see Jim Cramer on TV. Now, see where he invests his money. Check out his multi-million dollar portfolio and discover which stocks he is trading. Click here to see the holdings for 14-days FREE.

HCA said it now expects earnings of $5.20 to $5.25 a share for the full year 2015, compared to analysts' estimates of $5.29 a share for the full year.

TheStreet Ratings team rates HCA HOLDINGS INC as a Buy with a ratings score of B-...


More