OSI Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSIS) was the recipient of unusually large options trading on Tuesday. Stock traders purchased 2,073 call options on the company. This is an increase of 1,052% compared to the average volume of 180 call options.

OSI Systems (NASDAQ OSIS) opened at $68.53 on Friday. The stock has a market capitalization of $1,310.00, a PE ratio of 43.65, a P/E/G ratio of 1.46 and a beta of 0.73. OSI Systems has a fifty-two week low of $53.80 and a fifty-two week high of $96.64. The company has a current ratio of 1.52, a quick ratio of 0.93 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.43.

OSI Systems (NASDAQ:OSIS) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. The technology company reported $0.79 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.71 by $0.08. OSI Systems had a return on equity of 11.68% and a net margin of 3.06%. The business had revenue of $257.13 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $248.52 million. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.44 EPS. OSI Systems’s revenue for the quarter was up 16.8% on a year-over-year basis. analysts anticipate that OSI Systems will post 3.47 EPS for the current year.

A number of research analysts recently issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research raised OSI Systems from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $74.00 target price on the stock in a report on Wednesday, December 27th. BidaskClub raised OSI Systems from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Saturday, January 6th. Jefferies Group reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $79.00 target price on shares of OSI Systems in a report on Monday, January 8th. Finally, B. Riley reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $108.00 target price on shares of OSI Systems in a report on Tuesday, October 24th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $91.40.

Several large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. boosted its position in shares of OSI Systems by 4.3% in the 4th quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 117,078 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $7,538,000 after purchasing an additional 4,781 shares during the period. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of OSI Systems by 249.0% in the 4th quarter. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC now owns 9,110 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $587,000 after purchasing an additional 6,500 shares during the period. Neuberger Berman Group LLC boosted its position in shares of OSI Systems by 5.1% in the 3rd quarter. Neuberger Berman Group LLC now owns 364,781 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $33,330,000 after purchasing an additional 17,715 shares during the period. California Public Employees Retirement System boosted its position in shares of OSI Systems by 7.5% in the 3rd quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 39,332 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $3,594,000 after purchasing an additional 2,732 shares during the period. Finally, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC acquired a new position in shares of OSI Systems in the 3rd quarter valued at $165,000.

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OSI Systems Company Profile

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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