Omega Healthcare (NYSE:OHI) Share Price May Be About to Change Direction; Jefferies Upgrades The Company.

May 16, 2018 - By Darrin Black

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Investors sentiment decreased to 0.83 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.59, from 1.42 in 2017Q3. It fall, as 57 investors sold Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. shares while 116 reduced holdings. 38 funds opened positions while 105 raised stakes. 141.70 million shares or 6.90% more from 132.55 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported.

Principal Fincl Grp Inc Inc reported 6.63 million shares or 0.17% of all its holdings. Benjamin F Edwards & Co holds 0% or 749 shares. The Massachusetts-based Rhumbline Advisers has invested 0.02% in Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. (NYSE:OHI). Thomas White Intll invested in 0.08% or 18,300 shares. Keybank National Association Oh holds 19,964 shares or 0% of its portfolio. 90 were reported by Toronto Dominion Bank & Trust. 66,550 are owned by Chicago Equity Prtnrs Lc. Wealthtrust accumulated 800 shares. 31,976 were reported by Cetera Advsrs Lc. Thrivent Fin For Lutherans invested in 99,379 shares. Barnett And reported 5,200 shares. Laurion Capital Mngmt Lp accumulated 0% or 32,605 shares. Texas Permanent School Fund accumulated 133,891 shares or 0.05% of the stock. Tru Department Mb Natl Bank N A reported 500 shares stake. Amundi Pioneer Asset Incorporated reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. (NYSE:OHI).

Omega Healthcare (NYSE:OHI) Stock Upgrade

Shares of Omega Healthcare (NYSE:OHI) were boosted by stock research analysts at Jefferies from a Underperform rating to a solid Hold rating via an analyst report revealed to clients and investors on Wednesday morning.

Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. (NYSE:OHI) Ratings Coverage

Among 6 analysts covering Omega Healthcare (NYSE:OHI), 2 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Omega Healthcare has $34.0 highest and $21.0 lowest target. $27’s average target is -5.66% below currents $28.62 stock price. Omega Healthcare had 11 analyst reports since December 20, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. On Wednesday, February 14 the stock rating was maintained by SunTrust with “Hold”. On Tuesday, February 13 the stock rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald with “Buy”. The company was downgraded on Thursday, December 21 by Jefferies. The stock has “Buy” rating by Cantor Fitzgerald on Wednesday, March 7. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, December 20 by Cantor Fitzgerald. On Thursday, February 15 the stock rating was upgraded by Wells Fargo to “Outperform”. The stock has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Wednesday, February 14. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Tuesday, February 13 with “Sell”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, May 7 by Cantor Fitzgerald. SunTrust maintained the shares of OHI in report on Monday, January 22 with “Hold” rating.

The stock increased 1.24% or $0.35 during the last trading session, reaching $28.62. About 796,621 shares traded. Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. (NYSE:OHI) has declined 18.67% since May 16, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 30.22% the S&P500.

Analysts await Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. (NYSE:OHI) to report earnings on July, 25. They expect $0.73 EPS, down 16.09 % or $0.14 from last year’s $0.87 per share. OHI’s profit will be $151.38M for 9.80 P/E if the $0.73 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.78 actual EPS reported by Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -6.41 % negative EPS growth.

Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. is a real estate investment firm. The company has market cap of $5.94 billion. The firm invests in the real estate markets of United States. It has a 56.45 P/E ratio. It invests in healthcare facilities, primarily in long-term healthcare facilities in order to create its portfolio.

More important recent Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. (NYSE:OHI) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Omega Still A DUCK, But Q1 Results Give Hope To The Bulls” on May 08, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com published article titled: “Premarket analyst action – healthcare”, Seekingalpha.com published: “Omega Healthcare Investors’ (OHI) CEO Taylor Pickett on Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” on May 08, 2018. More interesting news about Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. (NYSE:OHI) was released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Despite Concerns, Omega Healthcare Looks Cheap” with publication date: May 10, 2018.

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