Surgical Equipment Market to 2018 - Increased Access to Ambulatory Surgical Centers to Drive Outpatient Surgery Volumes
- Language: English
- 93 Pages
- Published: September 2012
The speculative-grade ratings on United Surgical Partners International Inc. (USPI) reflect the company's position as a mid-size competitor with limited operating history in a highly fragmented industry, an aggressive acquisition-based growth strategy, and somewhat uncertain pricing prospects. Partly offsetting these challenges are a moderate capital structure and strong operating performance. Dallas-based United Surgical owns and operates a network of 58 short-stay surgery centers and private surgical hospitals throughout the U.S., in Spain, and the United Kingdom. Prior to forming the company in 1998, management successfully operated and sold a similar company that may be viewed as a blueprint for the now firmly established outpatient surgery market. United Surgical has grown rapidly and its young asset base is still maturing toward...
Companies mentioned in this report are: United Surgical Partners International Inc.
Standard and Poors RatingsXpress Credit Research provides in-depth coverage of international corporates, financial institutions, insurance companies, utilities, sovereigns and structured finance programs. RatingsXpress Credit Research lets users determine the credit rating of holdings and identify key factors underlying an issuer's creditworthiness, distinguishes the different risk exposures for new and existing deals, and provides an understanding of how their analysts interpret key regulatory, political and environmental events and their economic impact.
This product consists of a Summary Analysis: Bi-annual (at least). An abbreviated analysis containing Standard & Poor's issuer credit ratings as of the time the article was published. The analysis includes a rating rationale - the basis on which the rating was assigned - and an outlook section if the issuer is not on CreditWatch. Financial statistics are not included.
SHOW LESS READ MORE >
United Surgical Partners International Inc.