|Bid||8.59 x 100|
|Ask||8.60 x 2500|
|Day's Range||8.41 - 8.75|
|52 Week Range||4.15 - 13.37|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||-0.49|
|Earnings Date||Aug 1, 2017|
|Dividend & Yield||0.00 (0.00%)|
|1y Target Est||9.92|
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A strong balance sheet puts HCA in position to take advantage of acquisition opportunities as they arise.
HCA Healthcare Inc's profit missed estimates for the second straight quarter, hurt by higher expenses and weaker-than-expected patient volumes, and the hospital operator cut its full-year earnings forecast, sending its shares down 4 percent. President Donald Trump made a last-ditch plea on Monday to U.S. Senate Republicans to "do the right thing" and fulfill campaign promises to repeal and replace Obamacare. Results have been challenged by a softer managed care and exchange volume growth, with the London market affected by a strong dollar and lower admissions, HCA noted on a conference call.