Community Health Systems (CYH) Stock Research, Analysis & News

Quick Analysis on Community Health Systems (CYH) Stock as of December 18, 2014

Previous Closing Price $51.56 is above 50 day moving average of $49.53
Previous Closing Price $51.56 is above 200 day moving average of $49.74
The Price/Earnings To Growth ratio (PEG) is less than 1
The Stock pays no dividend
The closing price $51.56 is less than 19.18% away from its one year target price of $61.45
Good Price to Sale Ratio 0.34
Good Price to Book Ratio of 1.51
Current Short Ratio 2.20 is great than 1
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Community Health Systems (CYH) Stock Profile Summary

Community Health Systems, Inc. provides healthcare services through the operation of hospitals in the United States. The company offers a range of general and specialized hospital healthcare services, including general acute care services, emergency room services, general and specialty surgery, critical care, internal medicine, obstetrics, and diagnostic services. It also owns or partners with physicians, physician practices, imaging centers, and ambulatory surgery centers. In addition, the company provides management and consulting services to non-affiliated general acute care hospitals. As of December 31, 2009, it owned or leased 122 hospitals with an aggregate of 18,140 licensed beds in non-urban and selected urban markets in 29 states. The company also owned and operated four home care agencies. Community Health Systems, Inc. was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Franklin, Tennessee.

Community Health Systems (CYH) Stock Key Statistics Research and Analysis as of December 18, 2014

Stock ExchangeNYSE
Market Capitalization$6.052B
Trade Volume (Average Trading Volume)1,995,397 (1,821,260)
Price/Sales0.34
Price/Book1.51
P/E271.37
Earning/Share$0.19
Current Year EPS Estimate$3.21
Next Year EPS Estimate$3.97
Previous Closing Price$51.56
50 Day Price Moving Average$49.53
200 Day Price Moving Average$49.74
1 yr Target Price$61.45
Ex-Dividend Date13-Dec-12
PEG Ratio0.96
Short Ratio2.20
EBITDA$2.241B

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Mutual Funds with Community Health Systems (CYH) Stock in its top 10 holdings

FundCategoryCYH Holding Percentage
Baron Growth InstlMid-Cap Growth2.29%
Cullen Small Cap Value RetailMid-Cap Value4.07%
Invesco Small Cap Growth ASmall Growth1.07%
Baron Growth RetailMid-Cap Growth2.29%
Fidelity Advisor Small Cap ASmall Blend2.76%
Fidelity Select Medical Delivery PortHealth3.78%
HSBC Opportunity AMid-Cap Growth2.09%

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