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NYSE:CYHCommunity Health Systems Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.10 (-2.99 %)
(As of 06/4/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $3.25
50-Day Range
MA: $3.21
52-Week Range
Now: $3.25
Volume1.56 million shs
Average Volume1.59 million shs
Market Capitalization$388.93 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Community Health Systems, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, owns, leases, and operates general acute care hospitals in the United States. The company offers general acute care, emergency room, general and specialty surgery, critical care, internal medicine, obstetrics, diagnostic, psychiatric, and rehabilitation services, as well as skilled nursing and home care services. It also provides outpatient services at urgent care centers, occupational medicine clinics, imaging centers, cancer centers, and ambulatory surgery centers. As of December 31, 2018, it owned or leased 113 hospitals, including 111 general acute care hospitals and 2 stand-alone rehabilitation or psychiatric hospitals with an aggregate of 18,227 licensed beds. Community Health Systems, Inc. was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Franklin, Tennessee.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.0Community Rank: 1.9Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.91 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry General medical & surgical hospitals
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Facilities



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$13.21 billion
Cash Flow$4.33 per share
Book Value($18.17) per share


Net Income$-675,000,000.00


Market Cap$388.93 million
Next Earnings Date8/3/2020 (Estimated)

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Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Community Health Systems' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Community Health Systems' stock was trading at $3.56 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CYH stock has decreased by 8.7% and is now trading at $3.25. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Community Health Systems?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Community Health Systems in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Community Health Systems.

When is Community Health Systems' next earnings date?

Community Health Systems is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August 3rd 2020. View our earnings forecast for Community Health Systems.

How were Community Health Systems' earnings last quarter?

Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, April, 28th. The company reported ($1.59) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.57) by $1.02. The firm had revenue of $3.03 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.17 billion. The company's quarterly revenue was down 10.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company posted ($0.53) EPS. View Community Health Systems' earnings history.

What price target have analysts set for CYH?

5 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Community Health Systems' shares. Their forecasts range from $3.00 to $8.00. On average, they expect Community Health Systems' share price to reach $5.38 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 65.4% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Community Health Systems.

Has Community Health Systems been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about CYH stock have been trending extremely negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Community Health Systems earned a media sentiment score of -5.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutCommunity Health Systems.

Are investors shorting Community Health Systems?

Community Health Systems saw a drop in short interest in the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 16,960,000 shares, a drop of 9.8% from the April 15th total of 18,800,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 3,330,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 5.1 days. Currently, 15.0% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Community Health Systems' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Community Health Systems' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Community Health Systems own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Community Health Systems investors own include HCA Healthcare (HCA), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Netflix (NFLX), Walt Disney (DIS), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Ford Motor (F), General Electric (GE), AT&T (T), Chesapeake Energy (CHK) and Intel (INTC).

Who are Community Health Systems' key executives?

Community Health Systems' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Wayne T. Smith, Chairman & CEO (Age 73)
  • Mr. Tim L. Hingtgen, Pres, COO & Director (Age 51)
  • Mr. Thomas J. Aaron, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Benjamin C. Fordham, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Assistant Sec. (Age 66)
  • Mr. Patton Paul Smith, Division Pres of Division III Operations (Age 55)

What is Community Health Systems' stock symbol?

Community Health Systems trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CYH."

Who are Community Health Systems' major shareholders?

Community Health Systems' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (13.69%), State Street Corp (2.75%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.31%), Invesco Ltd. (1.91%), Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. (1.68%) and Saba Capital Management L.P. (1.43%). Company insiders that own Community Health Systems stock include Benjamin C Fordham, James S Ely III, Michael Dinkins, Patton Paul Smith, Thomas J Aaron and Wayne T Smith. View institutional ownership trends for Community Health Systems.

Which major investors are selling Community Health Systems stock?

CYH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Saba Capital Management L.P., Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., BlackRock Inc., Spark Investment Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, KBC Group NV, Invesco Ltd., and Public Sector Pension Investment Board. View insider buying and selling activity for Community Health Systems.

Which major investors are buying Community Health Systems stock?

CYH stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Centerbridge Partners L.P., Two Sigma Advisers LP, AQR Capital Management LLC, State Street Corp, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Strs Ohio, and Engineers Gate Manager LP. Company insiders that have bought Community Health Systems stock in the last two years include Benjamin C Fordham, James S Ely III, Michael Dinkins, Patton Paul Smith, Thomas J Aaron, and Wayne T Smith. View insider buying and selling activity for Community Health Systems.

How do I buy shares of Community Health Systems?

Shares of CYH can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Community Health Systems' stock price today?

One share of CYH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.25.

How big of a company is Community Health Systems?

Community Health Systems has a market capitalization of $388.93 million and generates $13.21 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-675,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.89) on an earnings per share basis. Community Health Systems employs 80,000 workers across the globe.

What is Community Health Systems' official website?

The official website for Community Health Systems is www.chs.net.

How can I contact Community Health Systems?

Community Health Systems' mailing address is 4000 MERIDIAN BOULEVARD, FRANKLIN TN, 37067. The company can be reached via phone at 615-465-7000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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