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Top 5 Companies in the Health Care Facilities Industry with the Best Relative Performance (BKD , SEM , ACHC , THC , ENSG )

By Nick Russo

We looked at the Health Care Facilities industry and measured relative performance to find the top stocks. Relative outperformance is a bullish sign of underlying fundamental and technical strength. We look at yesterday's price action of all companies in this peer group.

Brookdale Sr (NYSE:BKD ) ranks first with a gain of 5.59%; Select Medical (NYSE:SEM ) ranks second with a gain of 3.04%; and Acadia Healthcar (NASDAQ:ACHC ) ranks third with a gain of 2.39%.

Tenet Healthcare (NYSE:THC ) follows with a gain of 2.03% and Ensign Group Inc (NASDAQ:ENSG ) rounds out the top five with a gain of 1.63%.

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Keywords: relative performance brookdale sr select medical acadia healthcar Tenet Healthcare ensign group inc

Ticker(s): BKD SEM ACHC THC ENSG