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Universal Hlth-B is Among the Companies in the Health Care Facilities Industry With the Lowest Beta (UHS, ENSG, HCA, NHC, THC)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Health Care Facilities industry with the lowest betas. Lower-beta stocks mean minimal volatility and are therefore generally considered to be a less risk and offer more stable returns.

Universal Hlth-B ranks lowest with a a beta of 0.5. Following is Ensign Group Inc with a a beta of 0.6. Hca Healthcare I ranks third lowest with a a beta of 0.6.

Natl Healthcare follows with a a beta of 0.8, and Tenet Healthcare rounds out the bottom five with a a beta of 0.8.

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Keywords: lowest beta universal hlth-b ensign group inc hca healthcare i amex:nhc natl healthcare Tenet Healthcare

Ticker(s): UHS ENSG HCA THC