Specialized Health Services Stocks on Investors' Radar -- DaVita, Acadia Healthcare, HealthSouth, and MEDNAX

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 General News
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NEW YORK, May 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --

On Tuesday, benchmark US indices were in bullish colors as the NASDAQ Composite

closed the trading session up 0.06%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged 0.17% higher; and the S&P 500 was up 0.12%. US markets made broad based gains with five out of nine sectors finishing the day in green. Pre-market today, Stock-Callers.com
reviews these four Specialized Health Services stocks: DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), Acadia Healthcare Company Inc. (NASDAQ: ACHC), HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE: HLS), and MEDNAX Inc. (NYSE: MD). Learn more about these stocks by accessing their free research reports at:



On Tuesday, shares in Denver, Colorado headquartered DaVita Inc. recorded a trading volume of 1.95 million shares, which was above their three months average volume of 1.14 million shares. The stock ended the day 1.46% higher at $70.09. Shares of the Company, which provides kidney dialysis services for patients suffering from chronic kidney failure or end stage renal disease, are trading at a PE ratio of 16.35. DaVita's stock has advanced 3.12% in the last one month and 9.95% in the previous three months. The Company's shares are trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 2.83% and 6.21%, respectively. Furthermore, DaVita's shares have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 63.68. Free research report on DVA is available at:


Acadia Healthcare  

Franklin, Tennessee headquartered Acadia Healthcare Co. Inc.'s stock finished Tuesday's session 3.30% higher at $45.39 with a total volume of 1.77 million shares traded. Over the last one month and the previous three months, Acadia Healthcare's shares have gained 4.11% and 18.30%, respectively. The Company's shares are trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 5.33% and 4.69%, respectively. Shares of Acadia Healthcare, which develops and operates inpatient psychiatric facilities, residential treatment centers, group homes, substance abuse facilities, and outpatient behavioral healthcare facilities to serve the behavioral health and recovery needs of communities in the US, the UK, and Puerto Rico, are trading at a PE ratio of 308.78. The stock has an RSI of 61.95.

On April 05th, 2017, research firm Deutsche Bank initiated a 'Buy' rating on the Company's stock, with a target price of $53 per share. The complimentary research report on ACHC can be downloaded at:



Birmingham, Alabama headquartered HealthSouth Corp.'s stock advanced 1.06%, to close the day at $47.80. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.49 million shares, which was above its three months average volume of 788,580 shares. HealthSouth's shares have gained 11.66% in the last one month, 23.83% in the previous three months, and 17.28% in the past one year. The Company's shares are trading 12.06% and 16.96% above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages, respectively. Shares of the Company, which provides facility-based and home-based post-acute healthcare services in the US, are trading at a PE ratio of 18.84. Additionally, the stock has an RSI of 80.60. Visit us today and access our complete research report on HLS at:



On Tuesday, shares in Sunrise, Florida headquartered MEDNAX Inc. ended the session 1.13% higher at $60.81 with a total volume of 1.20 million shares traded. Shares of the Company, which together with its subsidiaries, provides neonatal, anesthesia, maternal-fetal, and other pediatric subspecialties physician services in the US and Puerto Rico, are trading at a PE ratio of 17.41. The stock is trading 10.76% below its 50-day moving average and 9.33% below its 200-day moving average. Moreover, the Company's shares have an RSI of 24.12. Get free access to your research report on MD at:



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