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How to buy SunLink Health Systems stock | $3.38

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SunLink Health Systems, Inc
-$0.13 (-4.80%)

SunLink Health Systems, Inc is a medical care facilities business based in the US. SunLink Health Systems shares (SSY) are listed on the NYSE MKT and all prices are listed in US Dollars.

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  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – SSY – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
  5. Purchase now or later. Buy your desired number of shares with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches a desired price.
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SunLink Health Systems stock price (NYSE MKT: SSY)

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SunLink Health Systems shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-30.
Latest market close$3.38
52-week range$0.86 - $5.46
50-day moving average $2.75
200-day moving average $2.48
Wall St. target price$2.35
PE ratio 12.0362
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.22

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Is it a good time to buy SunLink Health Systems stock?

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SunLink Health Systems price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $3.38 from 2021-06-08

1 week (2021-07-21) N/A
1 month (2021-07-01) 11.92%
3 months (2021-04-30) 22.46%
6 months (2021-01-28) N/A
1 year (2020-07-28) N/A
2 years (2019-07-28) N/A
3 years (2018-07-28) N/A
5 years (2016-07-28) N/A

Is SunLink Health Systems under- or over-valued?

Valuing SunLink Health Systems stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of SunLink Health Systems's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

SunLink Health Systems's P/E ratio

SunLink Health Systems's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 12x. In other words, SunLink Health Systems shares trade at around 12x recent earnings.

SunLink Health Systems's EBITDA

SunLink Health Systems's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $416,000.

The EBITDA is a measure of a SunLink Health Systems's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

SunLink Health Systems financials

Revenue TTM $41 million
Gross profit TTM $5.1 million
Return on assets TTM -3.65%
Return on equity TTM 11.7%
Profit margin 3.71%
Book value $2.30
Market capitalisation $18.4 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting SunLink Health Systems shares

There are currently 580,957 SunLink Health Systems shares held short by investors – that's known as SunLink Health Systems's "short interest". This figure is 131.5% up from 250,969 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting SunLink Health Systems shares can be evaluated.

SunLink Health Systems's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

SunLink Health Systems's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of SunLink Health Systems shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of SunLink Health Systems shares traded daily (recently around 496544.44444444). SunLink Health Systems's SIR currently stands at 1.17. In other words for every 100,000 SunLink Health Systems shares traded daily on the market, roughly 1170 shares are currently held short.

However SunLink Health Systems's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of SunLink Health Systems shares, or, against the total number of tradable SunLink Health Systems shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case SunLink Health Systems's short interest could be expressed as 0.08% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 SunLink Health Systems shares in existence, roughly 80 shares are currently held short) or 0.1079% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable SunLink Health Systems shares, roughly 108 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against SunLink Health Systems.

Find out more about how you can short SunLink Health Systems stock.

SunLink Health Systems share dividends

We're not expecting SunLink Health Systems to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have SunLink Health Systems's shares ever split?

SunLink Health Systems's shares were split on 20 November 1994.

SunLink Health Systems share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, SunLink Health Systems's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.86 up to $5.46. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

SSY.US volatility(beta: 1.18)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE MKT average) beta is 1, while SunLink Health Systems's is 1.1768. This would suggest that SunLink Health Systems's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

SunLink Health Systems overview

SunLink Health Systems, Inc. , through its subsidiaries, provides healthcare products and services in the southeastern United States. It operates through two segments, Healthcare Services and Pharmacy. The Healthcare Services segment owns and operates an 84-bed community hospital, which includes an 18-bed geriatric psychiatry unit and a 66-bed nursing home in Mississippi; as well as offers information technology services. This segment also owns unimproved lands. The Pharmacy segment offers institutional and non-institutional pharmacy services; and durable medical equipment products and services, which consist of the sale and rental of products for institutional clients or to patients in institutional settings and patient-administered home care, as well as retail pharmacy products and services. SunLink Health Systems, Inc.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of SunLink Health Systems is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 29.028% of SunLink Health Systems shares are held by insiders and 15.597% by institutions.
When does the fiscal year end for SunLink Health Systems?
SunLink Health Systems's fiscal year ends in June.
Where is SunLink Health Systems based?
SunLink Health Systems's address is: 900 Circle 75 Parkway, Atlanta, GA, United States, 30339
What is SunLink Health Systems's ISIN number?
SunLink Health Systems's international securities identification number is: US86737U1025
What is SunLink Health Systems's CUSIP number?
SunLink Health Systems's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 501067102

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