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Health Management Associates Inc. (HMA)

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HMA is defunct.
  • Feb. 13, 2012, 4:30 PM
    Health Management Associates (HMA): Q4 EPS of $0.26 beats by $0.05. Revenue of $1.58B (+17.5% Y/Y) in-line. Shares +5.4% AH. (PR)
    | Feb. 13, 2012, 4:30 PM | Comment!
  • Feb. 13, 2012, 12:10 AM
    Notable earnings after Monday's close: FIS, GPRO, HMA, LPS, MAS, RAX, RGC, SGEN
    | Feb. 13, 2012, 12:10 AM | Comment!
  • Feb. 12, 2012, 5:35 PM
    Notable earnings after Monday's close: FIS, GPRO, HMA, LPS, MAS, RAX, RGC, SGEN
    | Feb. 12, 2012, 5:35 PM | 1 Comment
  • Jan. 19, 2012, 7:51 AM
    Shares of Health Management Associates (HMA) gain 2.8% in premarket trading after catching an upgrade from Deutsche Bank to Buy.
    | Jan. 19, 2012, 7:51 AM | Comment!
  • Jan. 17, 2012, 9:25 AM
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    Losers: CUK -16%. CCL -15%. KGC -8%. RCL -7%. C -5%. MTG -5%.
    | Jan. 17, 2012, 9:25 AM | Comment!
  • Jan. 10, 2012, 1:10 PM
    More on the turmoil at Health Management Associates (HMA -22.1%) (previous): The lawsuit that has unsettled shares of HMA  involves allegations made by a whistleblower who alleges that he was fired for reporting repeated Medicare overbilling issues. Though the drama adds to concerns over federal subpoenas the firm received earlier this year, Susquehanna's A.J. Rice sees opportunity in the panic-selling - telling clients an "extraordinary buying opportunity" exists.
    | Jan. 10, 2012, 1:10 PM | Comment!
  • Jan. 10, 2012, 10:20 AM
    The bloodbath continues for Health Management Associates (HMA) as investors fret over the implications of a lawsuit filed by one if its ex-auditors. Shares are down 24.9%, extending losses tipped off in AH trading yesterday.
    | Jan. 10, 2012, 10:20 AM | Comment!
  • Jan. 9, 2012, 6:36 PM
    Health Management Associates (HMA) trades lower after hours, despite raising its Q4 outlook, citing improved cost controls and effective hospital partnerships that boosted its bottom line. The company now expects to earn an EPS of $0.25 to $0.26 per share on $1.58B in revenue, compared to the Street view of $1.58B in revenue and earnings of $0.18 per share. Shares -2.6% AH.
    | Jan. 9, 2012, 6:36 PM | Comment!
  • Jan. 9, 2012, 12:55 PM
    Shares of Health Management (HMA -7.8%) head straight north after Susquehanna's AJ Rice advises clients of the firm to buy on weakness. HMA was down over 12% earlier due to concerns about a CRT Capital report on a lawsuit from one of the firm's ex-auditors.
    | Jan. 9, 2012, 12:55 PM | Comment!
  • Jan. 4, 2012, 5:22 PM
    Shares of hospital firms extended their decline over concerns that government spending may dry up. A Citigroup note yesterday pinpointed eight firms heavily reliant on Medicare funding that could be especially vulnerable, and each has dropped sharply over two days: HCA -5.6%, HMA -3.4%, LPNT -4.1%, SUNH -3.9%, UHS -4.8%, THC -8.8%, LNCR -4.4%, AHS -8.4%.
    | Jan. 4, 2012, 5:22 PM | Comment!
  • Jan. 3, 2012, 12:34 PM
    Citigroup sends hospital stocks lower with an in-depth report in which it downgrades eight firms in the sector and provides a gloomy forecast for government health-care spending. THC -2.73%, SUNH -1.03%, LNCR -2.94%, AHS -5.6%, HCA -1.7%, HMA -1.9%, LPNT -1.88%, and UHS -2.75%.
    | Jan. 3, 2012, 12:34 PM | Comment!
  • Dec. 5, 2011, 11:56 AM
    Credit Suisse calls Friday's selloff in hospital and medical-device companies amid concerns about prepayment audits overdone, and recommends buying the entire space on weakness: Universal Health (UHS +5.1%), Tenet Healthcare (THC +10.8%), St. Jude Medical (STJ +4.2%), Health Management Associates (HMA +7.1%), Community Health (CYH +4%).
    | Dec. 5, 2011, 11:56 AM | Comment!
  • Oct. 24, 2011, 4:23 PM
    Health Management Associates (HMA): Q3 EPS of $0.19 beats by $0.02. Revenue of $1.4B (+12% Y/Y) in-line. (PR)
    | Oct. 24, 2011, 4:23 PM | Comment!
  • Oct. 24, 2011, 12:10 AM
    Notable earnings after Monday's close: ALB, AMGN, CIM, FTNT, HLX, HMA, HXL, MAS, NFLX, PCL, STM, TXN, VECO, ZION
    | Oct. 24, 2011, 12:10 AM | Comment!
  • Sep. 13, 2011, 12:44 PM
    Health Management Associates (HMA +1.7%) gains on an Oppenheimer upgrade to outperform, saying the company has a strong management team and general weakness in the hospital sector is overdone.
    | Sep. 13, 2011, 12:44 PM | Comment!
  • Aug. 4, 2011, 3:48 PM
    Health Management Associates (HMA -7.7%) trades at its lows after saying it's been subpoenaed by the Department of Health and Human Services. One subpoena requests information on physician referrals, and the other on the company's emergency room management operations and its use of Pro-Med patient management software.
    | Aug. 4, 2011, 3:48 PM | Comment!
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Company Description
Health Management Associates, Inc and its subsidiaries provides health care services to patients in owned and leased facilities located mainly in non-urban communities in the southeastern and southwestern United States.
Sector: Healthcare
Industry: Hospitals
Country: United States