Cerner Corp. Company Profile (NASDAQ:CERN)

About Cerner Corp.

Cerner Corp. logoCerner Corporation is a supplier of healthcare information technology (HCIT). The Company offers a range of intelligent solutions and services that support the clinical, financial and operational needs of organizations. Its segments include Domestic and Global. The Domestic segment includes the business activity in the United States. The Global segment includes the business activity in Aruba, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Cayman Islands, Chile, Denmark, Egypt, England, Finland, France, Germany, Guam, India, Ireland, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Arab Emirates. It offers software, hardware, professional and managed services. Its solutions are offered on the unified Cerner Millennium architecture and on the HealtheIntent cloud-based platform. Its solutions include Cerner ITWorks, Cerner RevWorks, PowerWorks and CommunityWorks, among others.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Healthcare Information Services
  • Sub-Industry: Health Care Technology
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: CERN
  • CUSIP: 15678210
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $61.66
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $64.04
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $58.75
  • 52-Week Range: $49.59 - $68.31
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 33.86
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 22.87
  • P/E Growth: 1.71
  • Market Cap: $20.82B
  • Outstanding Shares: 337,709,000
  • Beta: 0.66
  • Net Margins: 13.53%
  • Return on Equity: 18.57%
  • Return on Assets: 12.96%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.13%
  • Current Ratio: 2.37%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.35%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Cerner Corp. (NASDAQ:CERN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 8 Hold Ratings, 15 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.71)
Consensus Price Target: $66.30 (7.75% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Cerner Corp. (NASDAQ:CERN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/19/2016Bank of America Corp.Initiated CoverageNeutral$67.00View Rating Details
9/11/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$68.00View Rating Details
9/8/2016Cowen and CompanyDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$65.00View Rating Details
8/31/2016Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageHoldView Rating Details
8/29/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingOverweight$81.00View Rating Details
8/15/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$66.00 -> $70.00View Rating Details
8/3/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/3/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuy$65.00 -> $73.00View Rating Details
8/3/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweight$55.00 -> $67.00View Rating Details
7/5/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$64.57 -> $64.57View Rating Details
6/26/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/23/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$55.28 -> $65.00View Rating Details
6/10/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/3/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingOutperform$73.00View Rating Details
5/31/2016Leerink SwannReiterated RatingOutperform$65.00View Rating Details
5/22/2016KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/16/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/6/2016Topeka Capital MarketsLower Price TargetBuy$65.00 -> $64.00View Rating Details
4/11/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingHold$57.00View Rating Details
2/23/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$62.00 -> $54.00View Rating Details
2/17/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetTop Pick$75.00 -> $70.00View Rating Details
2/17/2016Avondale PartnersReiterated RatingMarket Perform$75.00View Rating Details
2/17/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Lower Price TargetOutperform$71.00 -> $67.00View Rating Details
2/17/2016Evercore ISIDowngradeBuy -> Hold$68.00 -> $52.00View Rating Details
6/18/2015StephensInitiated CoverageOutperform$89.00View Rating Details
3/23/2015ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$73.00 -> $80.00View Rating Details
10/24/2014Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingNeutral$58.00 -> $61.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/30/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Cerner Corp. (NASDAQ:CERN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/2/2016Q216$0.57$0.58$1.21 billion$1.22 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q1$0.53$0.53$1.17 billion$1.14 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/16/2016Q4$0.57$0.61$1.17 billion$1.18 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q315$0.54$0.54$1.17 billion$1.13 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$0.52$0.52$1.20 billion$1.29 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115$0.45$0.45$1.09 billion$996.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/10/2015Q414$0.47$0.47$904.60 million$926.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$0.42$0.42$855.60 million$840.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.40$0.40$813.77 million$851.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.37$0.37$784.72 million$784.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q413$0.39$0.39$794.22 million$793.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.35$0.35$757.20 million$727.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.34$0.34$725.71 million$707.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.63$0.66$708.43 million$680.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2013Q4 2012$0.64$0.67$696.52 million$710.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.59$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.54$0.59ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.50$0.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2012$0.52$0.55ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.47$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$0.43$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.76$0.80ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/8/2011$0.84$0.87ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Cerner Corp. (NASDAQ:CERN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.36 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.69 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20167$0.48$0.52$0.50
Q2 20169$0.53$0.54$0.53
Q3 20169$0.54$0.59$0.56
Q4 20167$0.60$0.63$0.61
Q1 20171$0.60$0.60$0.60
Q2 20171$0.64$0.64$0.64
Q3 20171$0.65$0.65$0.65
Q4 20171$0.69$0.69$0.69
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Cerner Corp. (NASDAQ:CERN)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Cerner Corp. (NASDAQ:CERN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 13.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 81.39%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/6/2016Linda M. DillmanDirectorSell6,000$64.68$388,080.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2016Clifford W IlligVice ChairmanSell325,705$65.10$21,203,395.50View SEC Filing  
8/10/2016Zane M. BurkePresidentSell149,480$66.73$9,974,800.40View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Neal L PattersonChairmanSell428,638$67.14$28,778,755.32View SEC Filing  
8/8/2016Julie M. WilsonEVPSell46,923$67.27$3,156,510.21View SEC Filing  
8/8/2016Michael NillCOOSell50,000$67.16$3,358,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2016Michael R BattaglioliVPSell2,000$67.34$134,680.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2016William D ZollarsDirectorSell9,000$55.72$501,480.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2016Linda M DillmanDirectorSell3,700$54.46$201,502.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2016Neal L PattersonCEOSell40,000$54.24$2,169,600.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2016Jeffrey A. TownsendVPSell100,000$51.48$5,148,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2016William D. ZollarsDirectorSell11,680$51.40$600,352.00View SEC Filing  
12/14/2015Julie M. WilsonEVPSell2,821$60.52$170,726.92View SEC Filing  
12/10/2015Michael R. BattaglioliCAOSell2,000$60.06$120,120.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2015Clifford W IlligVice ChairmanSell20,261$67.59$1,369,440.99View SEC Filing  
6/3/2015Neal L PattersonCEOSell252,340$67.37$17,000,145.80View SEC Filing  
5/26/2015Denis A CorteseDirectorSell4,000$67.52$270,080.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2015Gerald E Bisbee JrDirectorSell6,400$68.40$437,760.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2015Linda M DillmanDirectorSell5,900$68.63$404,917.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2015William D ZollarsDirectorSell7,400$67.63$500,462.00View SEC Filing  
3/9/2015Michael NillCOOSell50,000$70.45$3,522,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015Zane M BurkePresidentSell50,000$71.85$3,592,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/27/2015Jeffrey A TownsendVPSell120,000$72.13$8,655,600.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2015Neal L PattersonCEOSell54,000$73.00$3,942,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2015Randy D SimsSVPSell28,874$71.11$2,053,230.14View SEC Filing  
2/18/2015Neal L PattersonCEOSell325,492$70.06$22,803,969.52View SEC Filing  
2/13/2015Marc G NaughtonCFOSell40,000$70.95$2,838,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2015Michael R BattaglioliCAOSell2,000$70.92$141,840.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2015Randy D SimsSVPSell31,126$71.06$2,211,813.56View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014Julie M WilsonEVPSell22,000$64.58$1,420,760.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2014Clifford W IlligChairmanSell124,084$63.44$7,871,888.96View SEC Filing  
11/25/2014Clifford W IlligChairmanSell2,900$64.50$187,050.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2014Clifford W IlligChairmanSell116,586$64.51$7,520,962.86View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Randy D SimsSVPSell43,162$63.65$2,747,261.30View SEC Filing  
11/4/2014Randy D SimsSVPSell26,838$63.51$1,704,481.38View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014William D ZollarsDirectorSell7,900$63.30$500,070.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2014Michael NillCOOSell50,000$62.72$3,136,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2014Julie M WilsonEVPSell16,000$59.53$952,480.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2014Michael R BattaglioliCAOSell2,000$59.21$118,420.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2014Neal L PattersonCEOSell54,000$56.38$3,044,520.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2014William D ZollarsDirectorSell9,200$55.20$507,840.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2014Denis A CorteseDirectorSell4,000$54.42$217,680.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2014Neal PattersonCEOSell231,000$60.31$13,931,610.00View SEC Filing  
2/14/2014Neal PattersonCEOSell15,000$59.90$898,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2014Michael NillCOOSell50,000$57.94$2,897,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2014Michael BattaglioliCAOSell2,000$56.08$112,160.00View SEC Filing  
11/8/2013Marc NaughtonCFOSell40,000$56.57$2,262,800.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2013Neal PattersonCEOSell4,000$55.67$222,680.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013Zane M BurkePresidentSell39,000$55.98$2,183,220.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2013Michael R BattaglioliCAOSell2,400$56.85$136,440.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013Julie WilsonEVPSell58,000$48.57$2,817,060.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013Michael NillCOOSell48,320$48.77$2,356,566.40View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Marc G NaughtonCFOSell80,000$49.50$3,960,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Neal L PattersonCEOSell1,000$49.59$49,590.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2013Denis A CorteseDirectorSell2,000$98.00$196,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2013William D ZollarsDirectorSell10,540$95.60$1,007,624.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2013Neal L PattersonCEOSell30,000$97.05$2,911,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Julie M WilsonEVPSell28,000$96.61$2,705,080.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Neal L PattersonCEOSell15,000$95.38$1,430,700.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2013Jeffrey A TownsendVPSell195,664$94.98$18,584,166.72View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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