HCA Healthcare's (HCA) fourth-quarter earnings are likely to have gained from rising admissions and higher revenues.
Let's look at two monster stocks -- both of which are leaders in their fields and have historically demolished the market -- that could continue delivering excellent returns for years on end: HCA Healthcare (NYSE: HCA) and Intuitive Surgical (NASDAQ: ISRG). HCA Healthcare is one of the largest hospital chains in the U.S. The company owns a diverse portfolio of facilities, including acute care hospitals, surgery centers, psychiatric hospitals, and endoscopy centers. The company makes money based on occupancy levels in its facilities and the volume of services that physicians order for their patients.
Hundreds of England’s NHS consultants have shares in private clinics. Exclusive: more than £1bn in revenue generated since 2015 from ‘often opaque’ arrangements, says thinktank