Timpani Capital Management LLC bought a new stake in Omnicell, Inc. (NASDAQ:OMCL) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm bought 45,224 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,949,000. Timpani Capital Management LLC owned about 0.12% of Omnicell at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the business. Ameritas Investment Partners Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Omnicell in the 1st quarter valued at approximately $125,000. LS Investment Advisors LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Omnicell by 136.3% in the 1st quarter. LS Investment Advisors LLC now owns 3,571 shares of the company’s stock valued at $145,000 after buying an additional 2,060 shares during the period. State of Alaska Department of Revenue lifted its holdings in shares of Omnicell by 3.0% in the 1st quarter. State of Alaska Department of Revenue now owns 4,080 shares of the company’s stock valued at $165,000 after buying an additional 120 shares during the period. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Omnicell in the 1st quarter valued at approximately $170,000. Finally, Turner Investments LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Omnicell in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $181,000. Institutional investors own 96.35% of the company’s stock.

Omnicell, Inc. (NASDAQ OMCL) traded up 0.30% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $50.00. The stock had a trading volume of 283,654 shares. Omnicell, Inc. has a 12-month low of $30.35 and a 12-month high of $52.70. The company has a 50-day moving average of $49.10 and a 200-day moving average of $42.99. The stock’s market cap is $1.87 billion.

Omnicell (NASDAQ:OMCL) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 27th. The company reported $0.02 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.02. Omnicell had a positive return on equity of 0.41% and a negative net margin of 1.14%. The business had revenue of $180.90 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $174.08 million. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.38 EPS. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 4.6% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts anticipate that Omnicell, Inc. will post $1.30 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

In other Omnicell news, Chairman Randall A. Lipps sold 37,500 shares of the stock in a transaction on Friday, July 28th. The stock was sold at an average price of $46.00, for a total transaction of $1,725,000.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chairman now directly owns 196,551 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $9,041,346. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, Director Gary S. Petersmeyer sold 1,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, September 5th. The shares were 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. Insiders sold a total of 202,309 shares of company stock valued at $9,787,437 over the last three months. Corporate insiders own 3.77% of the company’s stock.

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Several research firms have recently commented on OMCL. Benchmark Co. raised their price target on Omnicell from $55.00 to $67.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, September 5th. BidaskClub cut Omnicell from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, July 31st. Piper Jaffray Companies reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $40.00 price target on shares of Omnicell in a report on Sunday, July 30th. Dougherty & Co raised their price target on Omnicell from $45.00 to $49.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, July 28th. Finally, Craig Hallum raised their price target on Omnicell from $46.00 to $52.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, July 28th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $51.57.

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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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Omnicell (NASDAQ:OMCL)

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