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NASDAQ:CERN

Cerner Stock Forecast, Price & News

$69.31
+1.83 (+2.71 %)
(As of 09/28/2020 07:07 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$66.92
Now: $69.31
$69.51
50-Day Range
$67.48
MA: $71.60
$75.23
52-Week Range
$53.08
Now: $69.31
$80.90
Volume1.32 million shs
Average Volume2.18 million shs
Market Capitalization$21.17 billion
P/E Ratio41.75
Dividend Yield1.04%
Beta0.81
Cerner Corporation provides health care information technology solutions and tech-enabled services in the United States and internationally. The company offers Cerner Millennium architecture, a person-centric computing framework, which includes clinical, financial, and management information systems that allow providers to access an individual's electronic health record (EHR) at the point of care, and organizes and delivers information for physicians, nurses, laboratory technicians, pharmacists, front- and back-office professionals, and consumers. It also provides HealtheIntent platform, a cloud-based platform to aggregate, transform, and reconcile data across the continuum of care; and EHR agnostic platform, CareAware that facilitates connectivity of health care devices to EHRs. In addition, the company offers a portfolio of clinical and financial health care information technology solutions, as well as departmental, connectivity, population health, and care coordination solutions. Further, it provides tech-enabled services, such as implementation and training, remote hosting, operational management services, revenue cycle services, support and maintenance, health care data analysis, clinical process optimization, transaction processing, employer health centers, employee wellness programs, and third-party administrator services; and complementary hardware and devices for third parties. The company serves integrated integrated delivery networks, physician groups and networks, managed care organizations, hospitals, medical centers, reference laboratories, home health agencies, blood banks, imaging centers, pharmacies, pharmaceutical manufacturers, employers, governments and public health organizations. It has a strategic collaboration with Christiana Care Health System to provide a weight loss surgery program. Cerner Corporation was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in North Kansas City, Missouri.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 3.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.94 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Computer integrated systems design
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Technology
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CERN
CUSIP15678210
Phone816-221-1024

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.69 billion
Cash Flow$4.69 per share
Book Value$13.84 per share

Profitability

Net Income$529.45 million

Miscellaneous

Employees27,400
Market Cap$21.17 billion
Next Earnings Date10/22/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$69.31
+1.83 (+2.71 %)
(As of 09/28/2020 07:07 AM ET)
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Cerner (NASDAQ:CERN) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Cerner's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Cerner's stock was trading at $68.35 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CERN stock has increased by 1.4% and is now trading at $69.31.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Cerner?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cerner in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Cerner's next earnings date?

Cerner is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 22nd 2020.
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How were Cerner's earnings last quarter?

Cerner Co. (NASDAQ:CERN) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July, 29th. The company reported $0.63 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.61 by $0.02. The company earned $1.33 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.36 billion. Cerner had a return on equity of 18.19% and a net margin of 9.23%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 7.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.66 earnings per share.
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How often does Cerner pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Cerner?

Cerner announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 10th. Investors of record on Friday, September 25th will be given a dividend of $0.18 per share on Tuesday, October 13th. This represents a $0.72 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.04%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 24th.
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What guidance has Cerner issued on next quarter's earnings?

Cerner issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Wednesday, July, 29th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.80-2.88 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.83. The company issued revenue guidance of $5.45-5.55 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $5.61 billion.

What price target have analysts set for CERN?

17 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Cerner's shares. Their forecasts range from $62.00 to $88.00. On average, they expect Cerner's share price to reach $77.76 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.2% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of Cerner's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Cerner own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Cerner investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Walt Disney (DIS), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Intel (INTC), Netflix (NFLX), Tesla (TSLA), Broadcom (AVGO) and AT&T (T).

Who are Cerner's key executives?

Cerner's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. David Brent Shafer, Chairman & CEO (Age 62)
  • Mr. Marc G. Naughton, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 64)
  • Mr. Michael R. Nill, Exec. VP & COO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Jeffrey A. Townsend, Exec. VP & Chief of Innovation (Age 55)
  • Mr. John T. Peterzalek, Exec. VP & Chief Client Officer (Age 58)

What is Cerner's stock symbol?

Cerner trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CERN."

Who are Cerner's major shareholders?

Cerner's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (11.05%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (4.81%), Bank of America Corp DE (1.56%), Nuveen Asset Management LLC (0.67%), Veritas Investment Management LLP (0.54%) and California Public Employees Retirement System (0.54%). Company insiders that own Cerner stock include Clifford W Illig, David Brent Shafer, Donald Trigg, Gerald E Bisbee, Jr, Jeffrey A Townsend, John J Greisch, John Peterzalek, Julie L Gerberding, Julie M Wilson, Linda M Dillman, Marc G Naughton, Michael Nill, Michael R Battaglioli, R Halsey Wise, Randy D Sims, Tracy L Platt and William D Zollars.
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Which institutional investors are selling Cerner stock?

CERN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., State of Michigan Retirement System, State of Wisconsin Investment Board, AJO LP, MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky, and Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp. Company insiders that have sold Cerner company stock in the last year include David Brent Shafer, Donald Trigg, Gerald E Bisbee, Jr, John Peterzalek, Linda M Dillman, Marc G Naughton, Michael Nill, Michael R Battaglioli, Randy D Sims, and Tracy L Platt.
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Which institutional investors are buying Cerner stock?

CERN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including RTW Investments LP, Nordea Investment Management AB, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Veritas Investment Management LLP, Trinity Street Asset Management LLP, AMF Pensionsforsakring AB, and LGT Capital Partners LTD.. Company insiders that have bought Cerner stock in the last two years include John J Greisch, and R Halsey Wise.
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How do I buy shares of Cerner?

Shares of CERN can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Cerner's stock price today?

One share of CERN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $69.31.

How big of a company is Cerner?

Cerner has a market capitalization of $21.17 billion and generates $5.69 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $529.45 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.41 on an earnings per share basis. Cerner employs 27,400 workers across the globe.

What is Cerner's official website?

The official website for Cerner is www.cerner.com.

How can I contact Cerner?

Cerner's mailing address is 2800 ROCKCREEK PKWY W0162, NORTH KANSAS CITY MO, 64117. The company can be reached via phone at 816-221-1024 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 9/28/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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