Analyst Ratings for OneMain Holdings Inc. (OMF)

Updated: 2017-07-26

OneMain Holdings Inc. (NYSE:OMF) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. Last month, OMF received an average rating of Overweight.

Of the 16 analysts covering the stock, 9 gave it a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 7 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 2 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Over the same time period, there has been an decrease of 1 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

A number of analysts gave price targets for OMF. The maximum price target given was 35, implying potential capital gains of 33.18 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 25, implying potential capital losses of -4.87 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 downwards for this quarter, by about -0.56 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 3.58 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 -0.13 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0.26 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 1 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 1 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

OMF has an estimated earnings growth rate of 356 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 that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. OMF has a PEG ratio of 0.09.

In the trailing 52-weeks, OMF hit 32.28 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 16.03. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 63.94 percent, and 18.59 percent lower than its 52-week high. OMF has a P/E ratio of 31.92. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The OMF value stock report compares OMF to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of OMF is $3.58 billion. OMF will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.