Analyst Ratings for Omnicell Inc. (OMCL)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Shares of Omnicell Inc. (NASDAQ:OMCL) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for OMCL last month.

8 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 5 gave OMCL a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 3 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

A number of analysts gave price targets for OMCL. The highest price target was 55, implying potential capital gains of 26.72 percent. The minimum price target given was 38, which equates to a potential downside of -12.45 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -54.57 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -18.42 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

In the trailing 52-weeks, OMCL hit 44.60 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 30.35. Currently the stock is 43 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 2.69 percent. OMCL has a P/E ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The OMCL value stock report compares OMCL to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of OMCL is $1.63 billion. OMCL will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.