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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for OMI. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 37, which equates to a potential upside of 14.87 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 28, implying a possible loss of -13.07 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. That number becomes -1.14 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -1.11 percent.

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. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of OMI to grow at a rate of 4.27 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, 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. OMI has a PEG ratio of 4.46.

In the last 52-weeks, OMI has achieved a high of 37.02 and a low of 30.43. Today's price is 5.85 percent above the 52-week low, and 12.99 percent lower than its 52-week high. OMI has a price/earnings 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.