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Community Health Systems Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.09 (-1.03 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $8.69
50-Day Range
MA: $9.27
52-Week Range
Now: $8.69
Volume4.14 million shs
Average Volume2.25 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.13 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Community Health Systems, Inc., through 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, 2019, it owned or leased 102 hospitals, including 100 general acute care hospitals and two stand-alone rehabilitation or psychiatric hospitals with an aggregate of 16,240 licensed beds. Community Health Systems, Inc. was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Franklin, Tennessee.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry General medical & surgical hospitals
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Facilities
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$13.21 billion
Cash Flow$5.08 per share
Book Value($18.17) per share


Net Income$-675,000,000.00


Market Cap$1.13 billion
Next Earnings Date4/27/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

0.91 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

1082nd out of 1,968 stocks

General Medical & Surgical Hospitals Industry

6th out of 11 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 1.9Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-0.09 (-1.03 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Community Health Systems a buy right now?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Community Health Systems in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Community Health Systems stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in CYH, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Community Health Systems?

Wall Street analysts have given Community Health Systems a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Community Health Systems wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Community Health Systems' next earnings date?

Community Health Systems is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 27th 2021.
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How were Community Health Systems' earnings last quarter?

Community Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE:CYH) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 16th. The company reported $0.96 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.78.
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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 COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CYH shares have increased by 144.1% and is now trading at $8.69.
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What guidance has Community Health Systems issued on next quarter's earnings?

Community Health Systems issued an update on its FY 2021 After-Hours earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 17th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 0.00-0.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $-0.77. The company issued revenue guidance of $11.7-12.5 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $12.14 billion.

What price target have analysts set for CYH?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Community Health Systems' stock. Their forecasts range from $3.50 to $8.00. On average, they expect Community Health Systems' stock price to reach $5.65 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 35.0%.
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Who are Community Health Systems' key executives?

Community Health Systems' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Wayne T. Smith, Exec. Chairman (Age 75, Pay $5.56M)
  • Mr. Tim L. Hingtgen, CEO & Director (Age 53, Pay $2.37M)
  • Mr. Benjamin C. Fordham, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Assistant Sec. (Age 68, Pay $1.29M)
  • Dr. Lynn T. Simon, Pres of Clinical Operations & Chief Medical Officer (Age 61, Pay $1.64M)
  • Mr. Thomas Jeffrey Aaron CPA, Consultant (Age 59, Pay $1.67M)
  • Mr. Kevin J. Hammons, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Jason K. Johnson, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 46)
  • Mr. Manish Shah, Chief Information Officer and Sr. VP
  • Mr. Ross W. Comeaux, VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Beth Witte, Sr. VP Corp. Compliance & Privacy Officer

What is Tim L. Hingtgen's approval rating as Community Health Systems' CEO?

1 employees have rated Community Health Systems CEO Tim L. Hingtgen on Glassdoor.com. Tim L. Hingtgen has an approval rating of -100% among Community Health Systems' employees. This puts Tim L. Hingtgen in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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 The Walt Disney (DIS), Ford Motor (F), Gilead Sciences (GILD), HCA Healthcare (HCA), General Electric (GE), Netflix (NFLX), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AT&T (T), (CGC) and CVS Health (CVS).

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (13.30%), SHANDA ASSET MANAGEMENT HOLDINGS Ltd (12.16%), Royce & Associates LP (3.06%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.61%), Centerbridge Partners L.P. (2.17%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.96%). Company insiders that own Community Health Systems stock include Benjamin C Fordham, James S Ely III, Michael Dinkins, Tian Qiao Chen, Wayne T Smith and William Norris Jennings.
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Which major investors are selling Community Health Systems stock?

CYH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including SHANDA ASSET MANAGEMENT HOLDINGS Ltd, Davidson Kempner Capital Management LP, Hsbc Holdings PLC, Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., Royce & Associates LP, Principal Financial Group Inc., GSA Capital Partners LLP, and Alliancebernstein L.P.. Company insiders that have sold Community Health Systems company stock in the last year include Tian Qiao Chen, and William Norris Jennings.
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Which major investors are buying Community Health Systems stock?

CYH stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Luminus Management LLC, Caas Capital Management LP, Credit Suisse AG, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., BlackRock Inc., Centerbridge Partners L.P., and Panagora Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Community Health Systems stock in the last two years include Benjamin C Fordham, James S Ely III, Michael Dinkins, and Wayne T Smith.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Community Health Systems' stock price today?

One share of CYH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.69.

How much money does Community Health Systems make?

Community Health Systems has a market capitalization of $1.13 billion 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.

How many employees does Community Health Systems have?

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.

Where are Community Health Systems' headquarters?

Community Health Systems is headquartered at 4000 MERIDIAN BOULEVARD, FRANKLIN TN, 37067.

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 3/7/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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