Quorum Health Corp (NYSE:QHC) fell 4.4% on Wednesday . The stock traded as low as $9.90 and last traded at $10.00, with a volume of 140,487 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $10.46.

Several research firms have weighed in on QHC. Susquehanna began coverage on shares of Quorum Health Corp in a research note on Wednesday, June 8th. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $11.00 price target for the company. Royal Bank Of Canada began coverage on shares of Quorum Health Corp in a research note on Thursday, June 2nd. They issued a “sector perform” rating and a $13.00 price target for the company. Avondale Partners began coverage on shares of Quorum Health Corp in a research note on Monday, May 23rd. They issued a “market perform” rating and a $14.00 price target for the company. Mizuho began coverage on shares of Quorum Health Corp in a research note on Monday, June 20th. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $11.25 price target for the company. Finally, Morgan Stanley began coverage on shares of Quorum Health Corp in a research note on Monday, May 16th. They issued an “equal weight” rating and a $12.00 price target for the company. Six equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $12.21.

The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $10.94 and its 200 day moving average price is $11.35. The firm’s market capitalization is $297.40 million.

In other Quorum Health Corp news, Director James T. Breedlove acquired 20,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, May 20th. The shares were bought at an average price of $11.92 per share, with a total value of $238,400.00. Following the completion of the acquisition, the director now owns 20,000 shares in the company, valued at approximately $238,400. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Also, Director William M. Gracey acquired 10,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, May 25th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $12.45 per share, for a total transaction of $124,500.00. Following the acquisition, the director now owns 20,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $249,000. 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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