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Old 07-26-2011, 07:45 PM
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Default HCA shares slump...

I am copying this from another forum-I especially like the commentary...

83807.1 http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-0...surgeries.html
The article above reports the numbers of surgeries at HCA facilities has dropped this quarter.
I would look for severe cost cutting measures to come in the next quarter to prop up the stock price. Watch for hours being cut, especially those with no guaranteed hours in their contracts. Watch for contracts to be cancelled over dubious 'for cause' reasons. Managers will, or already probably have had 'come to Jesus' meetings with upper level management (the ones that get the bonus payments when productivity numbers are in the green on the management dashboard).



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I wonder what if this is not a trend that is Nation wide really!!!
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Managers will, or already probably have had 'come to Jesus' meetings with upper level management (the ones that get the bonus payments when productivity numbers are in the green on the management dashboard)

Music to my ears (Karma)
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It's about time. I practically get a rash every time I read about people getting bonuses for stupid reasons like that.
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