Owens & Minor is Among the Companies in the Health Care Distributors Industry With the Highest PEG Ratio (OMI, HSIC, PDCO, PMC, CAH)
Below are the three companies in the Health Care Distributors industry with the highest price to earnings to growth (PEG) ratios. PEG is valuable in assessing the tradeoff between the price of a stock and expected growth. Generally, the lower the PEG, the better.
Owens & Minor ranks highest with a a PEG ratio of 2.90. Henry Schein is next with a a PEG ratio of 2.55. Patterson ranks third highest with a a PEG ratio of 1.99.
PharMerica follows with a a PEG ratio of 1.28, and Cardinal Health rounds out the top five with a a PEG ratio of 1.21.
SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Owens & Minor on May 2nd, 2016 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $36.12. Since that call, shares of Owens & Minor have fallen 7.1%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.
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