Two Stocks Under Discussion: Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS), Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI)

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Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS)

Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) closed at $97.95 on the last trading session with an increase of 5.69%, whereas, it previously closed at $92.68. The company has a market capitalization of $8.21 Billion. The company traded shares of 561368 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 730.68 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) produced diluted EPS of 8.19. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 10.15 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.73. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 10.8, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 10.15% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 11.36% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 11%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) is at 11.95 while the forward p/e is at 9.65. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) stands at 0.72 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 1.56. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 5.73. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) are reported at 1 and 1.1 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) stands at 6.2, 13.3 and 10.3 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) is reported at 11.4 Billion with income of 720.8 Million. The outstanding shares of Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) are 86.21 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 97.1 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.04 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) is ticked at 0.9%, the figure is plummeted -0.51% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 127.14. The 52 week high of Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) is placed at 157.79 and 52 week low is standing at 65.20.

Performance wise the shares of Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) rose up 7.99% for the week, it also fell -2.57% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -4.99%. The shares decrease -32.66% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) shrinked -26.89% for the yearly performance.

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI)

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) closed at $19.38 on the last trading session with an increase of 6.57%, whereas, it previously closed at $18.18. The company has a market capitalization of $1.47 Billion. The company traded shares of 1.33 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 1.73 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) produced diluted EPS of 1.62. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at -0.88 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 4.77. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -84.8, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at -0.88% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 1.6% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -25.3%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) is at 11.97 while the forward p/e is at 0. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) stands at 0.29 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 1.2. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) are reported at 3.7 and 3.7 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) stands at 0, 0 and 4 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) is reported at 5.13 Billion with income of 148.3 Million. The outstanding shares of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) are 90.61 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 92.79 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.09 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) is ticked at 2.3%, the figure is rose 21.15% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 25.19. The 52 week high of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) is placed at 59.38 and 52 week low is standing at 10.57.

Performance wise the shares of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) rose up 4.79% for the week, it also fell -1.8% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 33.53%. The shares decrease -40.31% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) shrinked -66.9% for the yearly performance.