Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. purchased a new position in Omnicell, Inc. (NASDAQ:OMCL) during the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund purchased 11,673 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $596,000.

A number of other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in OMCL. California Public Employees Retirement System increased its stake in shares of Omnicell by 4.2% during the second quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 81,200 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,500,000 after buying an additional 3,300 shares during the period. Bank of America Corp DE increased its stake in shares of Omnicell by 79.7% during the first quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 202,466 shares of the company’s stock valued at $8,231,000 after buying an additional 89,817 shares during the period. Oak Ridge Investments LLC increased its stake in shares of Omnicell by 0.6% during the second quarter. Oak Ridge Investments LLC now owns 1,537,940 shares of the company’s stock valued at $66,285,000 after buying an additional 8,491 shares during the period. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. increased its stake in shares of Omnicell by 82.7% during the first quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 88,926 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,615,000 after buying an additional 40,240 shares during the period. Finally, GAM Holding AG purchased a new position in shares of Omnicell during the second quarter valued at approximately $2,866,000. 98.64% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

In related news, Chairman Randall A. Lipps sold 10,625 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, September 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $52.00, for a total value of $552,500.00. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Also, Director Gary S. Petersmeyer sold 1,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, September 5th. The stock was sold at an average price of $51.73, for a total value of $51,730.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last ninety days, insiders sold 31,232 shares of company stock worth $1,569,651. 3.77% of the stock is owned by insiders.

Shares of Omnicell, Inc. (NASDAQ OMCL) opened at $47.95 on Friday. Omnicell, Inc. has a 12 month low of $31.85 and a 12 month high of $55.40. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.38, a current ratio of 1.53 and a quick ratio of 1.08.

Omnicell (NASDAQ:OMCL) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. The company reported $0.42 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.42. The company had revenue of $186.78 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $192.45 million. Omnicell had a negative return on equity of 0.79% and a negative net margin of 0.51%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 5.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.40 earnings per share. research analysts anticipate that Omnicell, Inc. will post 0.12 EPS for the current year.

OMCL has been the topic of several research analyst reports. Dougherty & Co boosted their target price on Omnicell from $45.00 to $49.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, July 28th. Craig Hallum boosted their target price on Omnicell from $46.00 to $52.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, July 28th. Cantor Fitzgerald reissued a “buy” rating and set a $47.00 target price on shares of Omnicell in a research note on Tuesday, July 25th. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. reissued a “buy” rating and set a $55.00 target price on shares of Omnicell in a research note on Thursday, October 19th. Finally, Benchmark Co. boosted their target price on Omnicell from $55.00 to $67.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, September 5th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $54.86.

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Omnicell Profile

Omnicell, Inc provides automation and business analytics software solutions for patient-centric medication and supply management across the entire healthcare continuum, from the acute care hospital setting to post-acute skilled nursing and long-term care facilities to the home. It operates through two segments: Automation and Analytics, and Medication Adherence.

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