News headlines about Quorum Health (NYSE:QHC) have trended positive on Friday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Quorum Health earned a news impact score of 0.36 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the company an impact score of 45.6953804689086 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.

A number of research firms have recently weighed in on QHC. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Quorum Health from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, June 21st. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Quorum Health from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, July 12th.

Quorum Health stock traded up $0.06 during trading hours on Friday, hitting $4.11. The company had a trading volume of 168,572 shares, compared to its average volume of 346,752. The stock has a market cap of $132.21 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of -3.17 and a beta of 0.96. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of -139.43, a current ratio of 1.54 and a quick ratio of 1.40. Quorum Health has a 1 year low of $3.80 and a 1 year high of $10.00.

Quorum Health (NYSE:QHC) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 8th. The company reported ($0.35) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.57) by $0.22. The company had revenue of $472.63 million during the quarter. Quorum Health had a negative net margin of 9.20% and a negative return on equity of 74.93%. research analysts expect that Quorum Health will post -1.68 earnings per share for the current year.

Quorum Health Company Profile

Quorum Health Corporation provides hospital and outpatient healthcare services in the United States. Its hospital and outpatient healthcare services include general and acute care, emergency room, general and specialty surgery, critical care, internal medicine, obstetric, diagnostic, psychiatric, and rehabilitation services.

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