|1.||Where is the stock listed?
| ||Traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “UHS”.|
|3.||What are the voting rights associated with each class of stock?|
| ||Class A: 1 vote for 1 share |
Class B: 1/10 vote for 1 share
Class C: 100 votes for 1 share
Class D: 10 votes for 1 share
|4.||Lost Stock Certificate?
| ||Request an affidavit of Lost Certificate from the transfer agent (Computershare). |
|6.||Does the company currently pay a cash dividend?
UHS paid a dividend of $.08 per share each quarter beginning 12-15-03 and ending 9-15-09. UHS completed a 2 for 1 stock split on 12-15-09 and paid a quarterly dividend of $0.05 per share post-split on the same date. UHS paid a dividend of $.05 per share each quarter beginning 12/15/2009 through 3/15/2012.
|7.||Stock split history - |
| ||2 for 1 split in July, 1983 |
2 for 1 split in May, 1996
2 for 1 split in June, 2001
2 for 1 split in December, 2009
|8.||What is Class D stock?
| ||Class D stock was issued as a 10% stock dividend to holders of Class B stock on December 20, 1985 to Shareholders of record on November 27, 1985. |
|9.||Can I sell Class D stock?
| ||No, class D stock cannot be traded or transferred. However, Class D stock is convertible on a share-for –share basis to class B stock which can be sold.|
|10.||How do I convert my Class D stock to Class B?
| ||Sign the back of the certificate (Stock Power) and send the certificate
along with a letter requesting the conversion to Computershare.|
|11.||Questions regarding Class A & Class C shares. |
| ||Refer questions to Caitlin Vernot at 610-382-4328.
|12.||Do all classes of stock receive a dividend?|
| ||Yes, all classes receive the dividend.|
|13.||How can I get on UHS’s mailing list?|
Universal Health Services, Inc. does not maintain a mailing list. With today's advanced technology, UHS believes information can be obtained more quickly and cost effectively via the Internet. We encourage you to browse our web site regularly at http://www.uhsinc.com where information is continuously updated. However, we understand that not everyone has Internet access, so if you would like to receive additional information, please contact Investor Relations at (toll free) 800-874-5819 for materials.