Shares of Quorum Health Corp (NYSE:QHC) were up 4.8% during mid-day trading on Monday . The stock traded as high as $11.59 and last traded at $11.51, with a volume of 80,174 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $10.98.

Several analysts have issued reports on QHC shares. Susquehanna started coverage on Quorum Health Corp in a research note on Wednesday, June 8th. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $11.00 target price on the stock. Royal Bank Of Canada started coverage on Quorum Health Corp in a research note on Thursday, June 2nd. They set a “sector perform” rating and a $13.00 price objective on the stock. Avondale Partners started coverage on Quorum Health Corp in a research note on Monday, May 23rd. They set a “market perform” rating and a $14.00 price objective on the stock. Mizuho started coverage on Quorum Health Corp in a research note on Monday, June 20th. They set a “neutral” rating and a $11.25 price objective on the stock. Finally, Morgan Stanley started coverage on Quorum Health Corp in a research note on Monday, May 16th. They set an “equal weight” rating and a $12.00 price objective on the stock. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, Quorum Health Corp has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $12.25.

The firm’s market capitalization is $337.19 million. The company has a 50-day moving average of $11.51 and a 200-day moving average of $11.46.

In other Quorum Health Corp news, Director James T. Breedlove bought 20,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, May 20th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $11.92 per share, for a total transaction of $238,400.00. Following the purchase, the director now owns 20,000 shares in the company, valued at approximately $238,400. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink. Also, CEO Thomas Daniel Miller bought 50,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, May 18th. The shares were acquired at an average price of $11.42 per share, for a total transaction of $571,000.00. Following the completion of the purchase, the chief executive officer now owns 354,274 shares in the company, valued at approximately $4,045,809.08. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here.

Quorum Health Corporation is an operator and manager of general acute care hospitals and outpatient services in the United States. The Company operates in two segments: Hospital operations, which includes its general acute care hospitals and related healthcare entities that provide inpatient and outpatient healthcare services, and hospital management advisory and consulting services, which includes Quorum Health Resources, LLC (QHR).

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