Community Health Systems, Inc. (CYH): Price and Financial Metrics

Community Health Systems, Inc. (CYH): $13.84

1.35 (+10.81%)

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  • Value is the dimension where CYH ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 93.04% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for CYH is in Stability, which has been heading up over the past 198 days.
  • CYH ranks lowest in Stability; there it ranks in the 31st percentile.

CYH Stock Summary

  • Community Health Systems Inc's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than only 1.72% of US listed stocks.
  • With a price/sales ratio of 0.16, Community Health Systems Inc has a higher such ratio than just 1.86% of stocks in our set.
  • CYH's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of just 1.93% of US stocks.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to CYH, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are JILL, TUP, ALIM, STAF, and UIS.
  • Visit CYH's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

CYH Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of CYH, see our CYH price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $9.01 Average Broker Recommendation 2.09 (Hold)

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CYH Price/Volume Stats

Current price $13.84 52-week high $14.39
Prev. close $12.49 52-week low $2.46
Day low $13.42 Volume 2,373,500
Day high $13.88 Avg. volume 2,749,818
50-day MA $11.00 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $7.81 Market Cap 1.83B

Community Health Systems, Inc. (CYH) Company Bio

Community Health Systems provides general and specialized hospital healthcare services to patients in the United States. The company was founded in 1985 and is based in Franklin, Tennessee.

CYH Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$13.84$151.12 992%

We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Community Health Systems Inc with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Community Health Systems Inc ranked in the 89th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. More precisely, our analysis suggests the stock is undervalued by approximately 997.17% on a DCF basis. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Community Health Systems Inc ended up being:

  • 12% of the company's capital comes from equity, which is greater than just 1.99% of stocks in our cash flow based forecasting set.
  • The business' balance sheet reveals debt to be 88% of the company's capital (with equity being the remaining amount). Approximately 97.97% of US stocks with free cash flow have a lower reliance on debt in their capital structure.
  • The weighted average cost of capital for the company is 12. This value is greater than 86.45% stocks in the Healthcare sector that generate free cash flow.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

For other companies in the Healthcare that have a similar discounted cashflow valuation profile (and ensuing price forecasts) as CYH, try MODV, SEM, QDEL, HUM, and HBIO.

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Latest CYH News From Around the Web

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Community Health Systems up 5% following earnings beat, 2021 guidance

Shares of Community Health Systems (CYH) are up more than 5% to $10.91 in afternoon trading after the hospital operator beat analyst expectations for Q1 on both revenue and EPS.The company swung to a $35M loss in the quarter after a $34M gain in Q1 2020 due to a 14% drop in admissions.Community...

Seeking Alpha | April 30, 2021

Community Health Systems, Inc. 2021 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Presentation

The following slide deck was published by Community Health Systems, Inc. in conjunction with their 2021 Q1 earnings call....

SA Transcripts on Seeking Alpha | April 30, 2021

Community Health Systems Inc (CYH) Q1 2021 Earnings Call Transcript

Joining me on the call today are Tim Hingtgen, Chief Executive Officer; Dr. Lynn Simon, President of Clinical Operations and Chief Medical Officer; and Kevin Hammons, President and Chief Financial Officer. Before I turn the call over to Tim, I'd like to remind everyone that this conference call may contain certain forward-looking statements including all statements that do not relate solely to historical or current facts.

Yahoo | April 29, 2021

Community Health (CYH) Q1 Earnings & Revenues Top Estimates

Community Health's (CYH) first-quarter results reflect decline in operating and interest expenses, partly offset by weaker admissions.

Yahoo | April 29, 2021

Is CYH Stock A Buy or Sell?

The financial regulations require hedge funds and wealthy investors that exceeded the $100 million holdings threshold to file a report that shows their positions at the end of every quarter. Even though it isn’t the intention, these filings to a certain extent level the playing field for ordinary investors. The latest round of 13F filings […]

Yahoo | April 20, 2021

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CYH Price Returns

1-mo 5.89%
3-mo 50.11%
6-mo 44.02%
1-year 365.99%
3-year 185.95%
5-year -6.86%
YTD 86.27%
2020 156.21%
2019 2.84%
2018 -33.80%
2017 -23.79%
2016 -78.93%

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