DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc (DVA) Shows Strength: Stock Rises 8.9%

DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (DVA) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise nearly 9% on the day. This jump can be attributable to solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This continues the most recent uptrend of the company, as the stock is now up 11.9% since Nov 6.

Over the last 30 days, DaVita witnessed seven upward estimate revisions and the Zacks Consensus Estimate moved up in the same period, suggesting that more solid trading could be ahead. So make sure to keep an eye on this stock going forward to see if this recent jump can turn into more strength down the road.

DaVita currently has a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold) while its  Earnings ESP is 0.00%.

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Volatility"Surreal doesn't even begin to describe this moment," Seth Klarman noted in his second-quarter letter to the Baupost Group investors.  Commenting on the market developments over the past six months, the value investor stated that events, which would typically occur over an extended time frame, had been compressed into just a few months. He noted Read More

Some better-ranked stocks in the healthcare industry include Addus HomeCare Corporation (ADUSSnapshot Report) and Heska Corporation (HSKASnapshot Report) with a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy).  HEALTHSOUTH Corp. (HLSSnapshot Report) with a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) is also worth considering.

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