Quarterly Sales Analysis of Community Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE:CYH)


Quarterly Sales and EPS Roundup:

Community Health Systems, Inc. (CYH) reported sales (ttm) of 17.48 Billion, whereas, 15 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 3692.23 million. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 3881 million and lower end at 3553.1 million while the year ago reported sale was 4280.79 million.

15 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter, analysts estimated mean sale target of 3654.81 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 3836.64 million and 3549.02 million respectively.

Community Health Systems, Inc. (CYH) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending Aug 01 AMC, whereas, 17 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at -0.24. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 0.02 and lower end at -0.54 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.5.

The company has mean EPS estimate of 0.09 reported by 17 number of analyst for the quarter ending Current Qtr.(Sep2017). The analysts estimated mean EPS at 0.09 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 0.48 and -0.15 respectively. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 0.69. EPS long term mean growth rate estimated by 3 analysts is at 2.42%, whereas, the high and low Long term growth rate estimated at 13.64 and -12.47.

Valuation Ratios of Community Health Systems, Inc. (CYH) versus the Industry and Sector:

Let’s have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the Community Health Systems, Inc. (CYH). These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company.

Community Health Systems, Inc. (CYH) currently the company’s industry has 30.52 P/E and the sector P/E is 33.54. Similarly, the company’s last 5 years high P/E ratio is 33.52 and low P/E is 8.54, whereas, the industry’s and sector’s  high P/E for the past year is 87.45 and 44.26 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 24.32 for the industry and 24.62 for the Sector.

Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, CYH has Beta of 1.63 while its industry and Sector’s beta remains at 0.59 and 0.95 respectively.

Price to Sale ratio of CYH stands at 0.04 while Price to Book Ratio stands at 0.54. Its Price to Cash Flow ratio shows the value of 1.57, whereas, the industry and sector ratio of Price to Cash Flow ticked at 19.07 and 24.54 respectively.

5 Year Growth Rate Analysis:

Growth rates are very important while analyzing the long term growth and valuation of a certain company.

5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the 5 year sales growth of Community Health Systems, Inc. (CYH) stands at 6.24 while the industry’s and the sector’s growth for next 5 years ticked at 15.85 and 10.56 respectively.

Community Health Systems, Inc. (CYH) Trading Statistics:

The company declined -1.46% and closed its last trading session at $6.16. The market capitalization of the company is at $694.04 Million. The stock touched 52-week High of $13.28 on 09/16/16 and 52-week Low of $4.15 on 11/09/16. The stock currently has Weekly Volatility of 3.68% and Monthly Volatility of 4.68%. The Beta for the company stands at 1.62 and its Average True Range (ATR) shows a value of 0.38.