Community Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE:CYH) has a 1 Year Target Estimate of $7.54. The stock traded with the volume of 2.62 Million in the last trading session. Community Health Systems, Inc. opened at $5.43 and closed by showing a decrease of -0.18%. The Bid price in the last session was $5.42 x 14500 and the Ask price was $5.43 x 19200. (The ask price is what sellers are willing to take for it. If you are selling a stock, you are going to get the bid price, if you are buying a stock you are going to get the ask price. The difference (or spread) goes to the broker/specialist that handles the transaction).

Community Health Systems, Inc. has the Market Capitalization of 616.2 Million. The Stock has its 52-week High of $24.91 and 52-Week Low of $4.15 and it touched its 52-week high on Dec 2, 2015 and 52-Week Low on Nov 9, 2016.

Community Health Systems, Inc. reported its last Earnings on Nov 01 AMC where the company reported Actual EPS of $-0.35/Share whereas, the Analyst Estimated EPS was $0.03/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was $-0.38/share. This represented an Earnings Surprise of -1266.7%. The company will report its next earnings on Feb 13 – Feb 17 (Est.).

Some analyst provided their insight on Growth Estimates; Community Health Systems, Inc. has the Current Quarter Earnings Growth rate of -73.5%. The Next Quarter growth is expected to be -33.3%. In the past 5 years, the stock has earnings growth rate of -16.33% per annum while the Upcoming 5 year’s earnings growth rate is expected to be -1.2% per annum.

19 number of analysts also provided their insight on Community Health Systems, Inc., where the Average Price Target for the stock is $7.54. They also projected Low Price Target as $3 while High Price Target is set at $15.

A number of analysts rated the stock as well: 1 analysts believe that the stock is a STRONG BUY while 1 reported it as Buy.14 analysts assigned a HOLD rating, 5 said it’s UNDERPERFORM and 1 say that this stock is a SELL.

Community Health Systems, Inc. annual Divided is 0 while it’s Dividend Yield is 0%. The stock has its Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 0 and Forward Price to Earnings ratio of 7.15. The company has its Price to Sales (P/S) ratio of 0.03 where Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 0.33, Price to Cash Per share (P/C) of 4.63 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) has a value of 2.07.

The company has its Return on Assets (ROA) of -6.5 Percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at -53.9% and Return on Investment (ROI) displays a value of 5.8%.

The stock is currently trading at Distance from 20-Day simple moving Average of -0.48% whereas, Distance from 50-Day Simple moving average is -34.93 Percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -55.06 percent.

A look at performance overview of Community Health Systems, Inc. depicts that Performance (Week) is -6.71 percent while Performance Month is 3.63%. Quarterly performance shows a value of -49.44% and Half Year Performance value stands at -61.12%. Yearly performance of the stock has the value of -77.34 percent. Community Health Systems, Inc. has its YTD performance of -75.28 Percent. (YTD performance is the most important factor to consider; if YTD is negative, the stock is declining; if the YTD Performance value is Positive the stock is surging).

Upgrades/Downgrades Report:

The latest Upgrades/Downgrades was done by Research firm Credit Suisse on 11-Nov-16 who Downgrade the stock from Neutral to Underperform. Other firms have also Upgraded/Downgraded the stock. On 27-Oct-16, Robert W. Baird took an action “Downgrade” from Neutral to Underperform. On 27-Oct-16, the stock was Downgrade to Underperform by Mizuho.