Shares of Nobilis Health Corp (NYSEAMERICAN:HLTH) (TSE:NHC) traded up 5.1% during mid-day trading on Thursday . The stock traded as high as $0.84 and last traded at $0.83. 570,400 shares changed hands during trading, an increase of 80% from the average session volume of 317,156 shares. The stock had previously closed at $0.79.

Nobilis Health (NYSEAMERICAN:HLTH) (TSE:NHC) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 2nd. The healthcare company reported $0.01 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.03 by ($0.02). The firm had revenue of $69.19 million during the quarter.

In other news, CEO Harry Joseph Fleming purchased 50,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, August 6th. The stock was bought at an average cost of $0.85 per share, with a total value of $42,500.00. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. Also, President Kenneth Efird purchased 60,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 8th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $0.88 per share, with a total value of $52,800.00. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here.

An institutional investor recently raised its position in Nobilis Health stock. National Investment Services Inc. WI lifted its holdings in Nobilis Health Corp (NYSEAMERICAN:HLTH) (TSE:NHC) by 43.7% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 641,970 shares of the healthcare company’s stock after buying an additional 195,152 shares during the quarter. National Investment Services Inc. WI owned approximately 0.82% of Nobilis Health worth $770,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

About Nobilis Health (NYSEAMERICAN:HLTH)

Nobilis Health Corp. owns and manages ambulatory surgical centers (ASCs), and acute-care and surgical hospitals in the United States. It operates through two segments, Medical Services and Marketing. The company's healthcare facilities provides surgical procedures in various clinical specialties, including orthopedic surgery, podiatric, vein and vascular, pain management, gastro- intestinal, gynecology, and general, as well as ear, nose, and throat.

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