Analyst Ratings for OSI Systems Inc. (OSIS)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Analysts covering OSI Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:OSIS) have given it a consensus rating of Buy. OSIS had previously received a consensus rating of Buy a month ago.

A buy rating was issued by 6 analysts, 0 issued an overweight rating, 0 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 1 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

OSIS was given price targets by several analysts. The maximum price target given was 99, which equates to a potential upside of 24.39 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 85, implying potential capital losses of 6.8 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -1.05 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0.52 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of OSIS to grow at a rate of 157.44 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. OSIS has a PEG ratio of 0.39.

OSIS has a 52-week high of 82.26 and a 52-week low of 58.42. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 36.24 percent, and below the high by 3.25 percent. OSIS has a P/E ratio of 61.22. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The OSIS value stock report compares OSIS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of OSIS is $1.49 billion. OSIS will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.