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, which equates to a potential upside of 33.18 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 25, which equates to a potential downside of -4.87 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -0.56 percent. That number becomes 3.58 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -0.13 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0.26 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 1 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 1 analysts decreased their estimates.

OMF has an estimated earnings growth rate of 356 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. 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 OMF is 0.09.

OMF has traded between a high of 32.28 and a low of 16.03 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 63.94 percent, and below the high by 18.59 percent. 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.