How Stochastic %D predicts the worthiness of Owens & Minor Inc. (NYSE:OMI)?


Technical Indicators and Signals

The stochastic oscillator indicator is the important indicator to compare the security price over a certain period of time. The stochastic %K of Owens & Minor Inc. (NYSE:OMI) for the period of 9-Day stands at 15.07% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 13.34%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of Owens & Minor Inc. (NYSE:OMI) signals “Sell” while other important signals like the 20-Day Moving Average Vs. Price signals “Sell”.

Another important signal of trend and momentum of a security is 20-50 Day MACD Oscillator or Moving Average Convergence Divergence signals “Buy” for Owens & Minor Inc. (NYSE:OMI) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Sell”.

Bollinger band is a volatility indicator of a certain security, currently Owens & Minor Inc. (NYSE:OMI)’s 20-Day Bollinger Band indicates “Hold”.

About Company

Owens & Minor, Inc. is one of the nation’s largest distributors of national name brand medical/surgical supplies. With distribution centers located throughout the United States, the company serves hospitals, integrated healthcare systems and group purchasing organizations. In addition to a diverse product offering, Owens & Minor offers innovative services in supply chain management, logistics and technology, helping customers control healthcare costs and improve inventory management.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, Owens & Minor Inc. (NYSE:OMI) opened the session at $27.89 and after going up 1.62% closed at $28.31. The stock gained 0.42 points in the last trade.

Owens & Minor Inc. (NYSE:OMI)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $27.89 and $28.36 during the previous active session. Owens & Minor Inc. (NYSE:OMI) traded with the volume of 762812 with average volume of 753.41 Million. The stock has HIGH volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 1.03 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 0.55 and 47.42 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of Owens & Minor Inc. (NYSE:OMI) is at 1.2% and the shares outstanding are 62.12 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for Owens & Minor Inc. (NYSE:OMI) are discussed below:

Dividend yield of Owens & Minor Inc. (NYSE:OMI) stands at 3.64% whereas Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 18.01 while Forward P/E shows the value of 12.59.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 5.04. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 0.19 and 1.71 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 30.8 and 0 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of Owens & Minor Inc. (NYSE:OMI) stands at 1 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 1.9.

Return on Assets ROA of Owens & Minor Inc. (NYSE:OMI) is at 3.4% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of Owens & Minor Inc. (NYSE:OMI) stand at 9.7% and 8.9% respectively.

The payout ratio of Owens & Minor Inc. (NYSE:OMI) stands at 65.2%.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of Owens & Minor Inc. (NYSE:OMI) on the basis of 5 day trade show the jump of 0.46% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows decrease of -0.32%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in red zone with the value of -11.5% while six month performance of the shares of Owens & Minor Inc. (NYSE:OMI) remained bearish with the count of -15.26%.

The yearly and YTD performance of Owens & Minor Inc. (NYSE:OMI) remained down at -13.82% and -19.78% respectively.