Community Health SystemsStock Price and Value Analysis

Should you buy Community Health Systems stock? (NYSE:CYH). Let's see how it does in our automated value investing analysis system.

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  • This stock is available at a great discount!
  • This company has wild ups and downs.
  • This company is making money at a modest rate.
  • This company is less known than others.
  • This company pays no dividend.

CYH Free Cash Flow Trend

Based on historical returns, we believe that Community Health Systems can grow its free cash at a rate of about 1%. That's positive!

Free Cash Flow trendline for CYH
Free Cash Flow trendline for Community Health Systems

Inside the CYH Numbers

CYH Price
(Community Health Systems stock price per share)
$4.28
[?] CYH Fair Price
(based on intrinsic value)
$72.77
[?] CYH Safety Price (based on a variable margin of safety) $43.66
[?] PE Ratio versus Sector 20% lower than other Healthcare stocks
[?] PE Ratio versus Industry 60% higher than other Hospitals stocks
[?] Cash Yield 225.49%
[?] Free Cash Flow Jitter 114%
[?] Dividend Yield 0%

Is Community Health Systems Stock on Sale?

We believe that Community Health Systems may be worth examining further. It's making money, which is a very positive sign. Is it on sale?

Even better, Community Health Systems looks like a stock on sale. Based on our analysis—if the company keeps making money the way it has been—you may be looking at a bargain. Keep this stock in mind as you put together your portfolio! See Before You Buy for your next steps (and read our disclaimer about investing risk).

Should You Buy CYH Stock?

Does Community Health Systems have a coherent story? Does it have a plan to continue to make money? Is it worth your time? Only you can decide where to go from here. Our investment guide helps you ask the right questions, including how to buy stocks. Use these research links for more information.