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.

Several price targets were given for OMCL by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 55, implying potential capital gains of 26.72 percent. The minimum price target given was 38, implying a possible loss of -12.45 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

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. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. 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 made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

OMCL has a 52-week high of 44.60 and a 52-week low of 30.35. Currently the stock is 43 percent higher than its low, and 2.69 percent below the high. 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 stock has a market capitalization of $1.63 billion. OMCL will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.