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See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Universal Health Services Inc.

IHS Markit

Universal Health Services Inc

NYSE:UHS

Score: Neutral (47)

4 days at current score.

Upgraded from Negative on November 27th 2017

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Summary


  • This company ranked neutral compared to the Healthcare sector with only 2 positive IHS Markit Categories
  • Perception of the company's creditworthiness is positive
  • Bearish sentiment is low


Bearish sentiment

Short interest | Positive

Short interest is low for UHS with fewer than 5% of shares on loan. The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices.

Money flow

ETF/Index ownership | Neutral

ETF activity is neutral. The net inflows of $5.99 billion over the last one-month into ETFs that hold UHS are not among the highest of the last year and have been slowing.

Economic sentiment

PMI by IHS Markit | Neutral

According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Healthcare sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however.

Credit worthiness

Credit default swap | Positive

The current level displays a positive indicator. UHS credit default swap spreads are decreasing and near the lowest level of the last three years, which indicates improvement in the market's perception of the company's credit worthiness.

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