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Health Management Associates, Inc. (NYSE:HMA)
Intrinsic Value: Projected FCF
\$0.00 (As of Today)

Since the intrinsic value calculations based on Discounted Cash Flow Intrinsic Value: DCF (FCF Based), or Discounted Earnings Intrinsic Value: DCF (Earnings Based) cannot be applied to companies without consistent revenue and earnings, GuruFocus developed a valuation model based on normalized Free Cash Flow and Book Value of the company. The details of how we calculate the intrinsic value of stocks are described in detail here.

As of today, Health Management Associates, Inc.'s projected FCF intrinsic value is \$0.00. The stock price of Health Management Associates, Inc. is \$13.32. Therefore, Health Management Associates, Inc.'s Price to Intrinsic Value: Projected FCF Ratio of today is 0.0.

Definition

Since the intrinsic value calculations based on Discounted Cash Flow Intrinsic Value: DCF (FCF Based), or Discounted Earnings Intrinsic Value: DCF (Earnings Based) cannot be applied to companies without consistent revenue and earnings, GuruFocus developed a valuation model based on normalized Free Cash Flow and Book Value of the company.

The details of how we calculate the intrinsic value of stocks are described in detail here.

This method smooths out the free cash flow over the past 6-7 years, multiplies the results by a growth multiple, and adds a portion of total equity.

Value = ((Growth Multiple)*Free Cash Flow(6 year avg) + 0.8*Total Equity(most recent))/Shares Outstanding

In the case of negative total equity, the following formula is used (see the Total Equity section for the reason):

Value = ((Growth Multiple)*Free Cash Flow(6 year avg) + Total Equity(most recent)/0.8)/Shares Outstanding

Here Health Management Associates, Inc.'s FCF(6 year avg) is calculate as

Health Management Associates, Inc. Quarterly Data

 201106 201109 201112 201203 201206 201209 201212 201303 201306 201309 total_freecashflow 72 108 -10 -19 116 79 33 -42 26 -72 200812 200903 200906 200909 200912 201003 201006 201009 201012 201103 total_freecashflow -9 54 88 63 44 47 99 68 18 72 200712 200803 200806 200809 total_freecashflow 25 95 78 20

Add all the Free Cash Flow together and divide 6 will get Health Management Associates, Inc.'s FCF(6 year avg) = \$175.58.

Health Management Associates, Inc.'s Intrinsic Value: Projected FCF for today is calculated as

 Intrinsic Value = (Growth Multiple * Free Cash Flow(6 year avg) + Total Equity(Sep13) * 0.8) / Shares Outstanding = (9.52035159596 * 175.5845 + 996.955 * 0.8) / 261.927 = 9.43

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Explanation

The growth multiple is capped between 8.35 and 17.74.

Total equity weighting is more art than science and it should always be revisited in more detail when researching a company. Weightings from 0% to 100% to more than 100% are possible. 80% was chosen as a happy medium after taking the above ideas into consideration. Learn more here.

Health Management Associates, Inc.'s Price to Intrinsic Value: Projected FCF Ratio for today is calculated as

 Price to Intrinsic Value: Projected FCF = Share Price / Intrinsic Value: Projected FCF = 13.32 / 9.42701659165 = 1.41

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

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Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Health Management Associates, Inc. Annual Data

 Sep03 Sep04 Sep05 Dec06 Dec07 Dec08 Dec09 Dec10 Dec11 Dec12 Projected FCF 8.99 14.11 19.60 21.06 10.78 9.36 9.05 8.90 8.97 10.15

Health Management Associates, Inc. Quarterly Data

 Jun11 Sep11 Dec11 Mar12 Jun12 Sep12 Dec12 Mar13 Jun13 Sep13 Projected FCF 8.98 9.25 8.97 8.75 9.41 10.01 10.15 9.95 9.70 9.43
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