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HCA Healthcare, which is based out of Nashville, Tenn., is the biggest investor-owned hospital system in the U.S. Revenues for the year ending Dec. 31, 2017 went up to $43.614 billion compared to $41.490 billion in 2016, and first quarter 2018 results also saw revenue go up. The company has benefitted from the U.S. tax overhaul and plans to dedicate $300 million toward employee benefits with the goal of attracting nurses, who are key to plans for growth in states like Florida and Texas, home to about half of HCA’s facilities.

Company Info

Changed name from HCA Holdings, May 8, 2017.
R. Milton Johnson
CEO Title
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Health Care
Health Care: Medical Facilities
HQ Location
Years on Fortune 500 List24

HCA Healthcare Rank History


Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$47,653.006.5%
Profits ($M)$2,216.00-23.3%
Assets ($M)$36,593.00-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$-6,806.00-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$34,165.10-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues4.7%
Profits as % of Assets6.1%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity-

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)5.95
EPS % Change (from 2016)-18.5%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)11.3%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)18.7%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)23.8%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)-