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.

Several price targets were given for OSIS by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic price target was 99, implying potential capital gains of 24.39 percent. The minimum price target given was 85, implying a possible loss of 6.8 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -1.05 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0.52 percent.

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, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of OSIS to grow at a rate of 157.44 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of OSIS is 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 3.25 percent lower than its 52-week high. OSIS has a price/earnings 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 stock has a market capitalization of $1.49 billion. OSIS will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.