Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN): Stochastic Analysis

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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 Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) for the period of 9-Day stands at 38.76% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 39.81%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) 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 “Sell” for Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Sell”.

Bollinger band is a volatility indicator of a certain security, currently Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN)’s 20-Day Bollinger Band indicates “Hold”.


About Company

Cerner Corporation’s health information technologies connect people, information and systems provider facilities worldwide. Recognized for innovation, Cerner solutions assist clinicians in making care decisions and enable organizations to manage the health of populations. The company also offers an integrated clinical and financial system to help health care organizations manage revenue, as well as a wide range of services to support clients’ clinical, financial and operational needs. Cerner’s mission is to contribute to the systemic improvement of health care delivery and the health of communities.


Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) opened the session at $56.18 and after going up 0.25% closed at $56.88. The stock gained 0.7 points in the last trade.

Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $56.16 and $57.43 during the previous active session. Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) traded with the volume of 2.57 Million with average volume of 2.96 Million. The stock has MEDIUM volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 0.97 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 1.43 and 39.54 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) is at 0.5% and the shares outstanding are 342.62 Million.


Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) are discussed below:

Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 26.64 while Forward P/E shows the value of 19.22.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 1.5. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 3.79 and 3.94 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 24.19 and 15.25 correspondingly.


The Quick Ratio of Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) stands at 3 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 3.

Return on Assets ROA of Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) is at 14.1% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) stand at 19.5% and 13.4% respectively.


Stock Performance Analysis b>

The stock performance of Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) on the basis of 5 day trade show the dip of -1.44% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows decrease of -12%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in red zone with the value of -20.67% while six month performance of the shares of Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) remained bearish with the count of -20.38%.

The yearly and YTD performance of Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) remained down at -3.98% and -15.6% respectively.