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Hca Healthcare Inc Stock Forecast, Predictions & Price Target

Analyst price target for HCA

Based on 11 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Hca Healthcare Inc.
Min Forecast
$315.00-2.87%
Avg Forecast
$348.91+7.58%
Max Forecast
$396.00+22.1%

Should I buy or sell HCA stock?

Based on 11 analysts offering ratings for Hca Healthcare Inc.
Strong Buy
Strong Buy
5 analysts 45.45%
Buy
4 analysts 36.36%
Hold
2 analysts 18.18%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

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HCA stock forecasts by analyst

Analyst / FirmRatingActionPrice TargetUpside/DownsideDateAnalyst Color
lockedlocked$00.00+00.00%2024-07-10
lockedlocked$00.00+00.00%2024-07-10
lockedlocked$00.00+00.00%2024-06-28
lockedlocked$00.00+00.00%2024-05-30
lockedlocked$00.00+00.00%2024-05-30
TD Cowen
Bottom 9%
9
Strong BuyMaintains$360.00+11.00%2024-04-30
RBC Capital
Top 11%
90
BuyMaintains$329.00+1.44%2024-04-29
Oppenheimer
Top 23%
78
BuyMaintains$345.00+6.38%2024-04-29
Wells Fargo
Top 22%
79
HoldMaintains$315.00-2.87%2024-03-28
Truist Securities
Top 7%
94
Strong BuyMaintains$345.00+6.38%2024-01-31Find out why

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Forecast return on equity

Is HCA forecast to generate an efficient return?
Company
-495.61%
Industry
-301.75%
Market
80.54%
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Forecast return on assets

Is HCA forecast to generate an efficient return on assets?
Company
14.05%
Industry
10.93%
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Forecast Return on Assets vs Industry Forecast

HCA earnings per share forecast

What is HCA's earnings per share in the next 3 years based on estimates from 10 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$20.97+3.14%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$23.26+14.44%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$25.84+27.09%
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HCA revenue forecast

What is HCA's revenue in the next 3 years based on estimates from 9 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$69.7B+4.51%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$73.3B+9.86%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$76.7B+15.02%
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HCA earnings growth forecast

How is HCA forecast to perform vs Medical Care Facilities companies and vs the US market?
Company
8.22%
Industry
20.88%
Market
19.02%
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Forecast Earnings Growth vs Savings Rate Forecast

HCA revenue growth forecast

How is HCA forecast to perform vs Medical Care Facilities companies and vs the US market?
Company
4.79%
Industry
5.82%
Market
10.57%
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Forecast Revenue Growth vs Industry Forecast
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Forecast Revenue Growth vs Market Forecast

HCA vs Medical Care Facility Stocks

TickerPricePrice TargetUp/downsideConsensus
HCA$324.32$348.91+7.58%Strong Buy
THC$134.39$135.08+0.52%Strong Buy
DVA$141.55$144.33+1.97%Hold
UHS$184.43$195.14+5.81%Buy
FMS$19.91$24.00+20.54%Hold

Hca Healthcare Stock Forecast FAQ

Is Hca Healthcare Stock a good buy in 2024, according to Wall Street analysts?

The consensus among 11 Wall Street analysts covering (NYSE: HCA) stock is to Strong Buy HCA stock.

Out of 11 analysts, 5 (45.45%) are recommending HCA as a Strong Buy, 4 (36.36%) are recommending HCA as a Buy, 2 (18.18%) are recommending HCA as a Hold, 0 (0%) are recommending HCA as a Sell, and 0 (0%) are recommending HCA as a Strong Sell.

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What is HCA's earnings growth forecast for 2024-2026?

(NYSE: HCA) Hca Healthcare's forecast annual earnings growth rate of 8.22% is not forecast to beat the US Medical Care Facilities industry's average forecast earnings growth rate of 20.88%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast earnings growth rate of 19.02%.

Hca Healthcare's earnings in 2024 is $5,470,000,000.On average, 10 Wall Street analysts forecast HCA's earnings for 2024 to be $5,492,024,380, with the lowest HCA earnings forecast at $5,387,573,037, and the highest HCA earnings forecast at $5,601,792,579. On average, 10 Wall Street analysts forecast HCA's earnings for 2025 to be $6,093,405,345, with the lowest HCA earnings forecast at $5,906,162,955, and the highest HCA earnings forecast at $6,618,569,307.

In 2026, HCA is forecast to generate $6,766,996,027 in earnings, with the lowest earnings forecast at $6,495,469,680 and the highest earnings forecast at $7,283,831,121.

What is HCA's revenue growth forecast for 2024-2026?

(NYSE: HCA) Hca Healthcare's forecast annual revenue growth rate of 4.79% is not forecast to beat the US Medical Care Facilities industry's average forecast revenue growth rate of 5.82%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast revenue growth rate of 10.57%.

Hca Healthcare's revenue in 2024 is $66,716,000,000.On average, 9 Wall Street analysts forecast HCA's revenue for 2024 to be $18,261,994,933,247, with the lowest HCA revenue forecast at $18,105,335,990,700, and the highest HCA revenue forecast at $18,567,421,870,337. On average, 9 Wall Street analysts forecast HCA's revenue for 2025 to be $19,196,571,230,143, with the lowest HCA revenue forecast at $18,978,033,771,900, and the highest HCA revenue forecast at $19,440,422,424,236.

In 2026, HCA is forecast to generate $20,097,618,069,698 in revenue, with the lowest revenue forecast at $19,894,209,293,700 and the highest revenue forecast at $20,346,890,885,662.

What is HCA's forecast return on assets (ROA) for 2024-2027?

(NYSE: HCA) forecast ROA is 14.05%, which is higher than the forecast US Medical Care Facilities industry average of 10.93%.

What is HCA's Price Target?

According to 11 Wall Street analysts that have issued a 1 year HCA price target, the average HCA price target is $348.91, with the highest HCA stock price forecast at $396.00 and the lowest HCA stock price forecast at $315.00.

On average, Wall Street analysts predict that Hca Healthcare's share price could reach $348.91 by Jul 10, 2025. The average Hca Healthcare stock price prediction forecasts a potential upside of 7.58% from the current HCA share price of $324.32.

What is HCA's Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast for 2024-2026?

(NYSE: HCA) Hca Healthcare's current Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $20.33. On average, analysts forecast that HCA's EPS will be $20.97 for 2024, with the lowest EPS forecast at $20.57, and the highest EPS forecast at $21.39. On average, analysts forecast that HCA's EPS will be $23.26 for 2025, with the lowest EPS forecast at $22.55, and the highest EPS forecast at $25.27. In 2026, HCA's EPS is forecast to hit $25.84 (min: $24.80, max: $27.81).

What is HCA's forecast return on equity (ROE) for 2024-2027?

(NYSE: HCA) forecast ROE is -495.61%, which is considered weak.
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