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INVESTOR ALERT: Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Continues Investigation on Behalf of Community Health Systems, Inc. Investors (CYH)


Law Offices of Howard G. Smith announces the continuation of its investigation on behalf of Community Health Systems, Inc. (“Community Health” or the “Company”) (NYSE: CYH) investors concerning the Company and its officers’ possible violations of federal securities laws.

On February 27, 2018, the Company announced that its fourth quarter 2017 net operating revenues totaled $3.059 billion and were adversely impacted by a $591 million increase in contractual allowances and provision for bad debts.

On this news, the Company’s share price fell $1.06 per share, more than 17%, to close at $5.12 per share on February 28, 2018, on unusually heavy trading volume.

If you purchased Community Health securities, have information or would like to learn more about these claims, or have any questions concerning this announcement or your rights or interests with respect to these matters, please contact Howard G. Smith, Esquire, of Law Offices of Howard G. Smith, 3070 Bristol Pike, Suite 112, Bensalem, Pennsylvania 19020 by telephone at (215) 638-4847, toll-free at (888) 638-4847, or by email to howardsmith@howardsmithlaw.com, or visit our website at www.howardsmithlaw.com.

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