Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) fell -1.19% during previous trade. Robert W. Baird issued rating on the stock of Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) in a research note issued to investors on Feb-22-17, the stock received “Upgrade” rating from Underperform to Neutral from $5 to $9. Additionally Mizuho issued their verdict on the stock of the company, on record date of Feb-21-17 the stock was “Upgraded” from Underperform to Neutral besides that on Jan-04-17 Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) was “Initiated” by Piper Jaffray as Neutral. Furthermore on Nov-11-16 the stock was “Downgraded” by Credit Suisse from Neutral to Underperform.
Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) shares ended last trading session at the price of $9.12 whereas a number of traders indicating mean target price will hit $8.56 over the next twelve months, mean value of price target most recently revised on 02/21/17. Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH)’s highest estimates of price target are $15 and low forecast is $5 based on the opinion of 18 analysts. The price target estimates represents a standard deviation of 4.04. However brokerage recommendations suggests an ABR of 3.06 based on calls of 18 experts, where 2 brokers polls the stock a Strong Buy, 0 suggest the stock a Buy, 13 suggest Hold, 1 are rating the stock as Sell while 2 as Strong Sell.
Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) is expected to release the earnings of its current quarter on 5/1/17. The company is expected to release $0.12 EPS for current quarter according to 17 analysts whereas the company reported $0.27 EPS during same quarter a year ago. For the current quarter the stock has lowest EPS estimates of $-0.14 and high estimate of $0.22. For the current year Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) has set to release EPS of $0.63 as per the sentiments of 19 analysts, however according to 17 analysts, the company expected to release $1.09 EPS for next year.
Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH)’s average revenue estimates for the current quarter are $4.33B according to 15 number of analysts. However its lowest revenue estimates are $4.08B and highest revenue estimates are $4.53B. A year ago the company’s sales were $5B. Its yearly sales growth estimates are -13.40%. For the next quarter the company has anticipated average revenues of $4.04B, according to the sentiments of 15 analysts. For the current year the company has fixed $16B revenues, as per the opinion of 17 analysts. For the current year the company has low revenue estimates of $15.86B in contradiction of high revenue estimates of $16.14B. Whereas for the next year revenues are set at $15.42B by 15 analysts.
The stock exchanged hands 8.33M shares versus average trading capacity of 3.83M shares, while its shares’ total market worth is $1.39B along with 113.88M outstanding shares. Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) shares were trading -57.34% below from the 52-week high price mark of $21.38 and +119.76% above from the 52-week price bottom of $4.15. However the company observed 52 week high price on 04/28/16 and witnessed 52 week low price on 11/09/16. The company’s price sits 44.88% above from its 50-day moving average of $6.63 and -5.04% away from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $7.97. Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH)’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve month stands at 0.06, whereas its price to book ratio for most recent quarter sits at 0.56. However the company’s price to cash per share for most recent quarter stands at 8.04. Its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 3.59.