Analyst Buzz: Community Health Systems, Inc. (CYH)

Community Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE:CYH) Stock Traded -13.6% Below Its 50 Day Moving Average
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22 August, 2017

It also reduced Seadrill Limited (Put) (NYSE:SDRL) stake by 322,300 shares and now owns 5.19 million shares.

Other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. The SI to Escalade Incorporated's float is 1.63%. Its share price has decline -27.00% in three months and is up 12.69% for the last five trades. The Advisory Board Company (NASDAQ:ABCO) has risen 63.68% since August 22, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.65% the S&P500. (NYSE:CYH) was trading at volume less than average, prior 52-week high was $13.28 and plunged -29.91% over the same period, trading at a volume of 3.13 million. The insider Lynch Karen S sold 7,825 shares worth $1.17 million. The stock of Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) earned "Neutral" rating by Mizuho on Tuesday, February 21. We have $7.52 PT which if reached, will make NYSE:CYH worth $33.19 million more.

Insider buying activities show that they have conviction in the company's capacity to keep growing. The SEC filing shows that Watson H Mitchell Jr performed a sale of 1,732 shares. The market capitalization of the company in the stock market is $784.90M. It now has negative earnings. It provides a range of general and specialized hospital healthcare services and outpatient services to patients in the communities. Its down 0.01, from 0.96 in 2016Q3.

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: "Community Health Systems, Inc". 47 funds opened positions while 72 raised stakes. Morgan Stanley began coverage of CYH with a rating of "Underweight". Trexquant Invest Ltd Partnership has 0.11% invested in Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH). (NXTM) now has a value of $29.24 while the company's 52 week low is at $20.45, the shares dropped to the 52 week low on 05/09/17.

Currently, Wall Street is projecting that the firm will post $N/A earnings per share.

It was unclear how many shares ASL, which described itself in the letter as a "long-term investor", owns in the company. Lba Wealth Mgmt Ltd accumulated 460 shares. Wealthtrust holds 0% or 90 shares in its portfolio.

ASL Strategic Value Fund has sought the replacement of hospital operator Community Health Systems Inc's chief executive, Wayne Smith.

11/11/2016 - Community Health Systems, Inc. was downgraded to "underperform" by analysts at Credit Suisse. The value of the company's investment in Community Health Systems, Inc. went from $4,778,000 to $6,425,000 increasing 34.5% quarter over quarter. Next quarter's EPS is forecasted to be $0.10 and the next full year EPS is anticipated to be $0.17.

FT reports, The 17 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Community Health Systems have a median target of 7.00, with a high estimate of 10.00 and a low estimate of 5.00. Therefore 13% are positive.

- Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Piper Jaffray on Wednesday, January 4. As per Friday, October 23, the company rating was downgraded by Wedbush. After a recent review, the stock has been noted $0.80 away from the 50-day moving average of $18.47 and $-2.28 away from the 200-day moving average of $21.55. Cantor Fitzgerald has "Hold" rating and $700 target.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.71 in Q4 2016. Its up 0.06, from 0.88 in 2016Q3. It is negative, as 3 investors sold Escalade, Inc. shares while 11 reduced holdings. Minerva holds 3.17% of its portfolio in Escalade, Inc. Amer Gp invested 0% in Escalade, Inc. Earnings, with 17 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $-0.25. Tower Research Ltd Llc (Trc) has invested 0% in Escalade, Inc. Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado holds 0% or 20,361 shares. Cap Guardian has 0.01% invested in FireEye Inc (NASDAQ:FEYE). (NASDAQ:ESCA). Tiaa Cref Inv Llc invested in 32,591 shares or 0% of the stock. Manufacturers Life Insurance Com The holds 646 shares or 0% of its portfolio.

Among 21 analysts covering Aetna (NYSE:AET), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 52% are positive. Fireeye Inc had 89 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Friday, February 12 by Deutsche Bank.

Stock of Best Buy Co., Inc. TH Capital maintained Escalade, Inc. The rating was downgraded by Bank of America to "Neutral" on Thursday, November 5.

Escalade, Incorporated is a maker and distributor of sporting goods through its subsidiary Escalade Sports. The company has market cap of $2.10 billion. The Firm operates in Sporting Goods (Escalade Sports) segment.

The forward P/E ratio stands at 41.35.

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