Analyst Ratings for Omega Healthcare Investors Inc. (OHI)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Shares of Omega Healthcare Investors Inc. (NYSE:OHI) have received a consensus rating of Hold from Wall Street analysts. Last month, OHI received an average rating of Hold.

2 analysts declared OHI a buy, 0 gave an overweight rating, 6 gave a hold rating, 1 issued an underweight rating, and 1 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Several price targets were given for OHI by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 38, implying potential capital gains of 13.98 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 25, implying potential capital losses of -25.01 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -0.6 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -2.18 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -0.15 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -0.69 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 2 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

OHI has an estimated earnings growth rate of 65.31 percent as forecasted by analysts. 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, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. OHI has a PEG ratio of 0.25.

In the last 52-weeks, OHI has achieved a high of 38.09 and a low of 28.11. Today's price is 18.61 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 12.47 percent. OHI has a price/earnings ratio of 16.3. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The OHI value stock report compares OHI to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $6.54 billion. OHI will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.