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Top 5 Companies in the Health Care Facilities Industry With the Highest Free Cash Flow Per Share (AMSG, CYH, UHS, LPNT, USPH)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Health Care Facilities industry with the highest free cash flow per share. FCF/share is a valuable metric signaling a company's ability to facilitate growth in the business.

Amsurg ranks highest with a FCF per share of $9.47. Following is Community Health Systems with a FCF per share of $6.83. Universal Health Services ranks third highest with a FCF per share of $6.52.

LifePoint Hospitals follows with a FCF per share of $4.57, and US Physical Therapy rounds out the top five with a FCF per share of $3.28.

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Keywords: highest free cash flow per share amsurg Community Health Systems universal health services Lifepoint Hospitals us physical therapy

Ticker(s): AMSG CYH UHS LPNT USPH