HCA Healthcare Raises 2021 Earnings Guidance
By Allison Prang
HCA Healthcare Inc. raised its guidance for earnings, adjusted
earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization and
also the lower end of its revenue outlook for 2021.
The company said it now expects earnings to be between $13.30 a
share and $14.30 a share. It was expecting $12.10 to $13.10 a
share. According to FactSet, analysts are expecting earnings of
less than $12.70 a share.
For adjusted Ebitda, the company now expects between $10.85
billion and $11.35 billion. It was expecting between $10.3 billion
and $10.9 billion.
For revenue, HCA now expects between $54 billion and $55.5
billion. It was expecting between $53.5 billion and $55.5 billion.
Analysts are expecting $54.58 billion.
The company reiterated its guidance for about $3.7 billion in
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April 22, 2021 08:29 ET (12:29 GMT)
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