As Universal Hlth Svcs INC (UHS) Shares Rose, Shareholder Maverick Capital LTD Decreased Its Stake by $114.02 Million

Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) Corporate LogoDuring Q2 2018 the big money sentiment increased to 1.41. That’s change of 0.41, from 2018Q1’s 1. 35 investors sold all, 106 reduced holdings as UHS ratio increased. 144 rose holdings while 55 funds acquired holdings. Funds hold 78.65 million shares thus 1.76% more from 2018Q1’s 77.29 million shares. 78 are held by Brown Brothers Harriman & Communications. Principal Gp reported 345,220 shs. California-based Granite Invest Prtnrs Ltd Liability Corp has invested 0.01% in Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS). Clearbridge Ltd Liability Com holds 0.01% or 129,305 shs in its capital. The Missouri-based Parkside Savings Bank Trust has invested 0% in Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS). Trust Department Mb State Bank N A stated it has 1,734 shs. Qs Invsts Ltd invested in 4,004 shs. Amalgamated Natl Bank has 0.03% invested in Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) for 10,930 shs. Vident Invest Advisory Limited Liability Com reported 8,365 shs or 0.04% of all its holdings. Veritable LP has invested 0% of its capital in Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS). Amer Century Inc owns 171,478 shs. Norinchukin Commercial Bank The invested 0.02% in Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS). State Of Wisconsin Inv Board stated it has 0.03% of its capital in Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS). Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Mgmt Ltd has 0.01% invested in Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) for 6,053 shs. Quebec – Canada-based Van Berkom & Associates has invested 1.39% in Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS).

Based on the latest 2018Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC, Maverick Capital Ltd reduced its holdings in Universal Hlth Svcs Inc (UHS) by 26.68%. 1.03M shares were sold by Maverick Capital Ltd as the company’s stock rose 7.69% with the market. At the end of 2018Q2, the hedge fund held 2.82 million shares of the health care company, priced at $314.57 million, down from 3.85M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Universal Hlth Svcs Inc has $12.22B market cap. UHS reached $131.49 during the last trading session after $1.24 change.Universal Health Services, Inc. has volume of 541,265 shares. Since November 10, 2017 UHS has risen 10.30% and is uptrending. UHS underperformed the S&P 500 by 5.32%.

Maverick Capital Ltd manages about $14.71 billion and $8.55 billion US Long portfolio. Its stake in Dollar Tree Inc (NASDAQ:DLTR) was rose by 4.07 million shares to 4.25M shares valued at $361.65 million in 2018Q2, according to the filing. Maverick Capital Ltd has risen its stake in Anheuser Busch Inbev Sa/Nv (NYSE:BUD) and also increased its holding in Medicines Co (NASDAQ:MDCO) by 299,030 shares in the quarter, for a total of 1.21 million shares.

More recent Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) news were announced by Seekingalpha.com, Seekingalpha.com and Benzinga.com. The first one has “Universal Health Services beats by $0.22, misses on revenue” as a title and was announced on October 25, 2018. The next is “Universal Health Services Q3 top line up 4%; earnings up 22%” on October 25, 2018. And last was announced on October 25, 2018, called “Q3 Earnings Outlook For Universal Health Services”.

Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) Ratings Coverage

A total of 6 analysts rate Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) as follows: 2 “Buy”, 4 “Hold” and 0 “Sell”. Тherefore 33% are bullish. (NYSE:UHS) has 9 ratings reports on Nov 10, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence. On Friday, July 27 Morgan Stanley maintained the shares of UHS in report with “Equal-Weight” rating. The stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Equal-Weight” on Monday, October 29. The stock rating was upgraded by Bank of America to “Buy” on Tuesday, September 18. On Wednesday, September 5 the stock of Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) earned “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley. On Monday, October 29 the firm has “Buy” rating by Citigroup given. On Monday, October 29 the rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with “Equal-Weight”. On Wednesday, July 18 the firm has “Neutral” rating by Goldman Sachs given. In Wednesday, August 1 report BMO Capital Markets downgraded the stock to “Market Perform” rating.

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