Community Health Systems Stock Hits New 52-Week High (CYH) - TheStreet

NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) --

Community Health Systems

(NYSE:

CYH

) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $27.95, above its previous 52-week high of $27.63 with 959,729 shares traded as of 10:16 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 1.5 million shares over the past 30 days.

Community Health Systems has a market cap of $2.3 billion and is part of the

health care

sector and

health services

industry. Shares are up 43.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Community Health Systems, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides general and specialized hospital healthcare services to patients in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 8.6, below the average health services industry P/E ratio of 11.1 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Community Health Systems as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, revenue growth and attractive valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity, poor profit margins and weak operating cash flow. You can view the full

Community Health Systems Ratings Report

.

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