Analyst Ratings for Owens & Minor Inc. (OMI)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Analysts covering Owens & Minor Inc. (NYSE:OMI) have given it a consensus rating of Underweight. About 30 days ago, OMI was issued an average rating of Underweight.

1 analysts declared OMI a buy, 0 gave an overweight rating, 3 gave a hold rating, 3 issued an underweight rating, and 3 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. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for OMI. The maximum price target given was 37, which equates to a potential upside of 14.87 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 28, which equates to a potential downside of -13.07 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 upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -1.14 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -1.11 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

OMI has an estimated earnings growth rate of 4.27 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. 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. OMI has a PEG ratio of 4.46.

OMI has traded between a high of 37.02 and a low of 30.43 over the past year. Currently the stock is 5.85 percent higher than its low, and 12.99 percent lower than its 52-week high. OMI has a P/E ratio of 19.06. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The OMI value stock report compares OMI to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of OMI is $1.99 billion. OMI is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.