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Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS)

(Delayed Data from NYSE)

$106.43 USD

106.43
803,571

-1.41 (-1.31%)

Updated Sep 22, 2020 04:00 PM ET

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Bottom 49% (129 out of 251)

Industry: Medical - Hospital

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Fiscal Year end for Universal Health Services Inc falls in the month of December .

All items in Millions except EPS data.

12/31/19 12/31/18 12/31/17 12/31/16 12/31/15
Sales 11,378 10,772 10,410 9,766 9,043
Cost Of Goods 1,251 1,169 1,105 1,031 974
Gross Profit 10,127 9,604 9,305 8,735 8,069
Selling & Adminstrative & Depr. & Amort Expenses 8,911 8,428 8,025 7,453 6,810
Income After Depreciation & Amortization 1,216 1,175 1,280 1,281 1,259
Non-Operating Income 13 14 0 0 0
Interest Expense 163 155 145 125 113
Pretax Income 1,066 1,035 1,135 1,156 1,146
Income Taxes 239 237 364 409 395
Minority Interest 13 18 19 45 70
Investment Gains/Losses 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income/Charges 0 0 0 0 0
Income From Cont. Operations 828 798 771 747 751
Extras & Discontinued Operations 0 0 0 0 0
Net Income 815 780 752 702 681
Depreciation Footnote 12/31/19 12/31/18 12/31/17 12/31/16 12/31/15
Income Before Depreciation & Amortization 1,706 1,628 1,728 1,698 1,658
Depreciation & Amortization (Cash Flow) 490 453 448 417 399
Income After Depreciation & Amortization 1,216 1,175 1,280 1,281 1,259
Earnings Per Share Data 12/31/19 12/31/18 12/31/17 12/31/16 12/31/15
Average Shares 89.04 93.75 96.33 98.38 100.69
Diluted EPS Before Non-Recurring Items 9.99 9.53 7.53 7.32 6.87
Diluted Net EPS 9.13 8.31 7.81 7.14 6.76

Fiscal Year end for Universal Health Services Inc falls in the month of December .

All items in Millions except EPS data.

6/30/20 3/31/20 12/31/19 9/30/19 6/30/19
Sales 2,729.75 2,829.67 2,896.25 2,822.45 2,855.17
Cost Of Goods 283.57 317.83 324.09 313.94 305.86
Gross Profit 2,446.18 2,511.84 2,572.16 2,508.52 2,549.31
SG&A, R&D, and Dept/Amort Expenses 2,088.15 2,275.14 2,231.18 2,319.59 2,203.75
Income After SG&A, R&D, and Dept/Amort Expenses 358.03 236.70 340.98 188.93 345.56
Non-Operating Income 3.10 -9.56 19.34 -9.41 7.73
Interest Expense 25.47 36.35 39.16 41.45 42.49
Pretax Income 335.66 190.78 321.16 138.08 310.81
Income Taxes 79.15 46.32 73.15 37.21 69.54
Minority Interest 4.58 2.42 2.83 3.68 2.95
Investment Gains/Losses 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Other Income/Charges 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Income From Cont. Operations 256.50 144.46 248.01 100.87 241.27
Extras & Discontinued Operations 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Net Income 251.93 142.04 245.18 97.19 238.32
Earnings Per Share Data 6/30/20 3/31/20 12/31/19 9/30/19 6/30/19
Average Shares 85.06 86.46 87.60 88.36 89.24
Diluted EPS Before Non-Recurring Items 2.93 1.73 2.79 1.99 2.76
Diluted Net EPS 2.95 1.64 2.80 1.10 2.66