Technical Analysis for HCA - HCA Holdings, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
A 247.69 0.79% 1.93
HCA closed up 0.79 percent on Tuesday, July 27, 2021, on 1.13 times normal volume. Due to the stock's strong uptrend, it may remain overbought for a while. So, if you're looking for a reason to sell, don't put too much weight on it being overbought.

Trend Table & Recent EOD Trading Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Strong Up Up Up
Historical HCA trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Calm After Storm Range Contraction 0.00%
Multiple of Ten Bearish Other 0.00%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Calm After Storm Range Contraction 0.79%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 0.79%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.79%
Calm After Storm Range Contraction -0.31%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength -0.31%
Multiple of Ten Bearish Other -0.31%
Overbought Stochastic Strength -0.31%
Older End-of-Day Signals for HCA ...

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Alert Time
60 Minute Opening Range Breakout about 13 hours ago
Up 2% about 13 hours ago
Rose Above Previous Day's High about 14 hours ago
2x Volume Pace about 14 hours ago
1.5x Volume Pace about 14 hours ago
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HCA Holdings, Inc. Description

HCA Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides health care services in the United States. The company owns, manages, or operates hospitals, freestanding surgery centers, diagnostic and imaging centers, radiation and oncology therapy centers, rehabilitation and physical therapy centers, and various other facilities. Its general acute care hospitals provide medical and surgical services, including inpatient care, intensive care, cardiac care, diagnostic services, and emergency services, as well as outpatient services comprising outpatient surgery, laboratory, radiology, respiratory therapy, cardiology, and physical therapy; and psychiatric hospitals offer therapeutic programs, such as child, adolescent, and adult psychiatric care, as well as adult and adolescent alcohol and drug abuse treatment and counseling. The company's general, acute care hospitals provide a range of services to accommodate medical specialties, such as internal medicine, general surgery, cardiology, oncology, neurosurgery, orthopedics, and obstetrics. As of December 31, 2012, the company operated 162 hospitals comprising 156 general, acute care hospitals, 5 psychiatric hospitals, and 1 rehabilitation hospital, as wells 112 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and England. HCA Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee.


Sector: Healthcare
Industry: Medical Care
Keywords: S&P 500 Alcohol Surgery Imaging Radiation Nashville Respiratory Therapy Cardiology Radiology Acute Care Hospitals Physical Therapy Neurosurgery Health Care Services Orthopedics Diagnostic Services General Surgery Obstetrics Emergency Services Outpatient Surgery Outpatient Services Spartanburg Spartanburg Regional Hospitals Medical And Surgical Services South Carolina

Is HCA a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
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200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 254.45
52 Week Low 114.38
Average Volume 1,373,703
200-Day Moving Average 181.39
50-Day Moving Average 215.50
20-Day Moving Average 225.31
10-Day Moving Average 236.27
Average True Range 6.11
ADX 31.45
+DI 42.76
-DI 17.72
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs) 236.11
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs) 222.09
Upper Bollinger Bands 255.76
Lower Bollinger Band 194.86
Percent B (%b) 0.87
BandWidth 27.03
MACD Line 10.02
MACD Signal Line 7.19
MACD Histogram 2.8314
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 83.81 Billion
Num Shares 338 Million
EPS 9.89
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 25.04
Price-to-Sales 1.04
Price-to-Book 0.00
PEG Ratio 1.26
Dividend 1.72
Dividend Yield 0.69%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 257.33
Resistance 3 (R3) 257.29 254.04 255.73
Resistance 2 (R2) 254.04 251.58 254.06 255.19
Resistance 1 (R1) 250.86 250.06 252.45 250.90 254.65
Pivot Point 247.61 247.61 248.40 247.63 247.61
Support 1 (S1) 244.43 245.15 246.02 244.48 240.73
Support 2 (S2) 241.18 243.63 241.20 240.19
Support 3 (S3) 238.01 241.18 239.66
Support 4 (S4) 238.05