Press coverage about OSI Systems (NASDAQ:OSIS) has been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to Accern. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. OSI Systems earned a news impact score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the technology company an impact score of 46.3998787292767 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next few days.

Here are some of the news headlines that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s analysis:

OSI Systems (NASDAQ:OSIS) traded down 0.9876% during trading on Tuesday, reaching $94.4083. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 116,696 shares. The firm has a market capitalization of $1.77 billion, a P/E ratio of 88.2321 and a beta of 0.76. OSI Systems has a 52 week low of $65.21 and a 52 week high of $96.64. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $87.82 and a 200-day moving average price of $79.57.

OSI Systems (NASDAQ:OSIS) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 24th. The technology company reported $1.02 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.93 by $0.09. The company had revenue of $252.40 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $253.58 million. OSI Systems had a return on equity of 10.57% and a net margin of 2.19%. The firm’s revenue was up 14.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.55 earnings per share. On average, equities analysts anticipate that OSI Systems will post $3.46 EPS for the current fiscal year.

OSIS has been the subject of several research analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research downgraded OSI Systems from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, September 1st. Roth Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $97.00 price objective on shares of OSI Systems in a research note on Tuesday, August 29th. BidaskClub downgraded OSI Systems from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, August 18th. TheStreet raised OSI Systems from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 10th. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC reissued a “buy” rating and set a $85.00 price target on shares of OSI Systems in a research report on Wednesday, August 9th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $95.00.

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About OSI Systems

OSI Systems, Inc, through its subsidiaries, is a vertically integrated designer and manufacturer of specialized electronic systems and components for critical applications. The Company sells its products and provides related services in diversified markets, including homeland security, healthcare, defense and aerospace.

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