Noteworthy Stocks to Watch for: Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG), HCA Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:HCA)


Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG)

Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) represented a move of 1.37 percent or $-1.37 per share and closed its previous day trading session at $117.53. 2.22 Million Shares were traded in the last trading session with an Average Volume of 2.34 Million Shares. The stock currently has a Market Capitalization of 31.5 Billion.

Dollar General Corporation is a discount retailer in the United States. The Company separates its merchandise into four categories, which includes highly consumable, seasonal, home products and basic clothing. Highly consumable consists of packaged food, candy, snacks and refrigerated products, health and beauty aids, home cleaning supplies and pet supplies; seasonal consists of seasonal and holiday-related items, toys, stationery and hardware; home products consists of house wares and domestics, and basic clothing consists of casual everyday apparel. Dollar General is among the largest retailers of top-quality products made by America’s most trusted manufacturers such as Procter & Gamble, Kimberly-Clark, Unilever, Kellogg’s, General Mills, Nabisco, Fruit of the Loom, PepsiCo and Coca-Cola. The Company store support center is located in Goodlettsville, Tennessee.

The stock traded between $ 80.01 and $118.45 over 1-Year time period showing its price to sales ratio of 1.28. Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) is currently showing an INCREASING volatility over a period of 10-Days while the 20-Days Volatility showing a DECREASING trend.

Right now, the stock has a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of $7.75 and 200-Day Simple Moving Average of $17.24. Its Price to Free Cash Flow is 34.25 and Price to Book of 4.91.

Analyst’s recommended the stock as 2.1 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) reported its Actual EPS of $1.52/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that Dollar General Corporation could bring EPS of $1.49/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0.03 Percent. Thus showing an Earnings Surprise of 2 Percent.

HCA Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:HCA)

In the last trading session, HCA Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:HCA) added its value by -0.01% closing at the price of $141.63. The stock currently has market capitalization of 49.47 Billion, with average volume of 1.8 Million shares.

Beta is also a factor of measure of the relative volatility of a particular stock to the market. Currently HCA Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:HCA) is showing beta of 0.51. This particular value of beta suggests that HCA Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:HCA) has historically moved 51% for every 100% move in the benchmark, based on price level.

EPS is another important factor while making the decision of buying, selling or holding of particular share. Currently EPS for HCA Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:HCA) is at $8.88.

The stock currently has RSI of 65.3. RSI is considered overbought when above 70 and oversold when below 30, currently the given RSI for the stock suggests that the stock is average and it has not entered in overbought or oversold territory.

HCA Inc. is a non-governmental hospital in the U.S. providing health care and related services. The Company operates a network of acute care hospitals, outpatient facilities, clinics and other patient care delivery settings. The Company also owns and manages freestanding surgery centers, diagnostic and imaging centers, radiation and oncology therapy centers, rehabilitation and physical therapy centers, and various other facilities. HCA Inc. is headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee.

HCA Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:HCA) topped its 52-week high price of $143.02 on 11/08/18 and 52-Week Low Price of $ 74.26 on 11/20/17. The Stock currently has P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 15.95 and Weekly volatility of 2.61% and monthly volatility of 3.09% respectively.