Omega Protein Company Profile (NYSE:OME)

About Omega Protein

Omega Protein logoOmega Protein Corporation is a nutritional products company that develops, produces and delivers nutritious products across the world. The Company operates through two segments: animal nutrition and human nutrition. The Company's animal nutrition segment consists primarily of two subsidiaries: Omega Protein, Inc. (Omega Protein) and Omega Shipyard, Inc. (Omega Shipyard). Omega Protein operates approximately three menhaden processing plants in the states of Louisiana, Mississippi and Virginia. The human nutrition segment does business under the name Bioriginal, which includes all of the human nutrition businesses. Bioriginal has over three primary product lines: plant and marine based specialty oils, protein products and other nutraceutical ingredients. Bioriginal consists of approximately four subsidiaries: Bioriginal Food & Science Corp. (Bioriginal Food & Science), Wisconsin Specialty Protein, L.L.C. (WSP), Cyvex Nutrition, Inc. (Cyvex) and InCon Processing, L.L.C. (InCon).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: Processed & Packaged Goods
  • Sub-Industry: Packaged Foods & Meats
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: OME
  • CUSIP: 68210P10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $25.35
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $25.25
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $24.36
  • 52-Week Range: $14.58 - $26.99
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.19
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.85
  • P/E Growth: 1.54
  • Market Cap: $568.78M
  • Outstanding Shares: 22,437,000
  • Beta: 0.29
  • Net Margins: 8.11%
  • Return on Equity: 14.39%
  • Return on Assets: 10.81%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.01%
  • Current Ratio: 3.18%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.42%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Omega Protein (NYSE:OME) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: $27.33 (7.82% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Omega Protein (NYSE:OME)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/7/2016Pivotal ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$30.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016WunderlichDowngradeBuy -> Hold$22.00 -> $26.00View Rating Details
8/4/2016DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetNeutral$20.00 -> $26.00View Rating Details
10/20/2015BB&T Co.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/11/2015Imperial CapitalUpgradeIn-Line -> Outperform$16.00 -> $19.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Omega Protein (NYSE:OME)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/1/2017Q416$0.37$82.53 millionN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q316$0.53$0.67$114.43 million$108.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q216$0.48$0.62$99.12 million$112.65 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116$0.36$0.40$84.74 million$84.84 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/9/2016Q415$0.48$0.29$101.83 million$82.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.35$0.66$100.59 million$112.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.24$0.43$84.99 million$93.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/11/2015Q115$0.15$0.12$74.30 million$71.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/11/2015Q414$0.17$0.35$83.30 million$102.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/17/2014Q314$0.30$0.08$70.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014$0.25$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/10/2014Q312$0.32$0.66$69.47 million$66.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2013Q2 2013$0.14$0.19$50.93 million$41.77 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Omega Protein (NYSE:OME)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.06 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.83 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.26$0.40$0.33
Q2 20162$0.48$0.54$0.51
Q3 20163$0.39$0.53$0.44
Q4 20162$0.14$0.53$0.34
Q1 20171$0.42$0.42$0.42
Q2 20171$0.51$0.51$0.51
Q3 20171$0.64$0.64$0.64
Q4 20171$0.44$0.44$0.44
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Omega Protein (NYSE:OME)
Annual Dividend:$0.00
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
0.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
0.00% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Omega Protein (NYSE:OME)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Omega Protein (NYSE:OME)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 7.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 89.53%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/13/2016Andrew JohannesenCFOSell2,000$26.00$52,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2016Gary L AlleeDirectorSell20,000$25.00$500,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/28/2016Gary L AlleeDirectorSell8,800$24.51$215,688.00View SEC Filing  
9/22/2016Gary L AlleeDirectorSell11,200$24.34$272,608.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2016Mark Edward GriffinInsiderSell75,000$25.12$1,884,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2016Andrew JohannesenCFOSell17,000$25.70$436,900.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2015Andrew JohannesenCFOSell5,298$23.26$123,231.48View SEC Filing  
11/10/2015Mark Edward GriffininsiderSell29,561$21.83$645,316.63View SEC Filing  
11/9/2015Mark Edward GriffininsiderSell20,439$21.60$441,482.40View SEC Filing  
4/1/2015Andrew JohannesenCFOSell1,000$14.00$14,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/25/2015Gregory P ToupsVPSell1,115$13.95$15,554.25View SEC Filing  
3/24/2015David Andrew OwenDirectorSell8,929$13.77$122,952.33View SEC Filing  
3/18/2015Gregory P ToupsVPSell2,000$13.46$26,920.00View SEC Filing  
3/16/2015Gregory P ToupsVPSell4,000$13.10$52,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2014Gregory P ToupsVPSell2,500$14.75$36,875.00View SEC Filing  
8/28/2014Gregory P ToupsVPSell2,500$15.25$38,125.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2014Andrew JohannesenCFOSell3,000$15.02$45,060.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2014John D HeldVPSell64,825$15.09$978,209.25View SEC Filing  
8/7/2014Mark Edward GriffinInsiderSell2,300$14.77$33,971.00View SEC Filing  
7/18/2014Andrew JohannesenCFOSell2,700$13.96$37,692.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2014Gregory P ToupsVPSell2,500$14.75$36,875.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2014Mark Edward GriffinInsiderSell9,492$14.74$139,912.08View SEC Filing  
6/5/2014Montgomery DeihlInsiderSell4,000$14.59$58,360.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2014Gregory P ToupsVPSell5,000$14.33$71,650.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2014Gregory ToupsVPSell5,000$13.37$66,850.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2014William LandsDirectorSell10,000$11.85$118,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2013William E M LandsDirectorSell10,000$10.61$106,100.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2013David Andrew OwenDirectorBuy1,333$10.31$13,743.23View SEC Filing  
1/1/2013David Andrew OwenDirectorBuy1,888$6.06$11,441.28View SEC Filing  
10/1/2012David Andrew OwenDirectorBuy1,305$6.80$8,874.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Omega Protein (NYSE:OME)
News IconArgos Therapeutics, Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Reynolds American ... - Times of India (NYSE:OME) - February 24 at 8:48 AM
News IconReleases New Report on the Soy Protein Ingredient Market 2015-2025 (NYSE:OME) - February 24 at 12:08 AM
News IconJames Crossley (aka Hunter the Gladiator): my 40 fitness tips for the over-40s - (NYSE:OME) - February 23 at 12:07 AM
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News IconProtein Ingredients Market Size, Analysis, Trends, Report, Share, Investment Opportunities and Forecast To 2022 (NYSE:OME) - February 22 at 7:07 PM logoOmega Protein Commences Strategic Review of Human Nutrition Business Segment to Increase Shareholder Value (NYSE:OME) - February 22 at 7:07 PM logo4:08 pm Omega Protein's Board initiates a strategic alternatives review for the Company's human nutrition business segment (NYSE:OME) - February 22 at 7:07 PM logoOMEGA PROTEIN CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:OME) - February 22 at 7:07 PM logoOmega-3 Market Growing at Rapid Pace and Reach $6,955 Million by 2022 with CAGR 14.9% (NYSE:OME) - February 22 at 9:05 AM
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News IconGlobal fish oil industry forecast to 2021 illuminated by new report (NYSE:OME) - February 16 at 11:42 PM logoOmega 3 Ingredients Market - Demand Spurred by Growing Health Concerns (NYSE:OME) - February 16 at 6:36 PM
News IconOmega Protein Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2016 Earnings Release And Conference Call Dates (NYSE:OME) - February 16 at 6:36 PM logoOMEGA PROTEIN CORPORATION : ex-dividend day (NYSE:OME) - February 16 at 6:36 PM logoOmega Protein Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Earnings Release and Conference Call Dates (NYSE:OME) - February 16 at 6:36 PM
News IconStock Spotlight: Zooming in on Shares of Omega Protein Corporation (NYSE:OME) - Piedmont Register (NYSE:OME) - February 15 at 3:29 AM
News IconInvestor Update on This Stock: Omega Protein Corporation (NYSE:OME) - Rives Journal (NYSE:OME) - February 15 at 3:29 AM logoBio Active Protein Market to Register at 8.2% CAGR by 2026 (NYSE:OME) - February 14 at 10:28 PM
News IconEPA/DHA (Omega 3) Ingredients Market size To Surpass USD 4 Billion By 2024 | Hexa Research (NYSE:OME) - February 14 at 10:28 PM
News IconEquity Check-in on Shares of Omega Protein Corporation (NYSE:OME) - The Standard (NYSE:OME) - February 14 at 1:16 AM logoThe Growth Forecast For Omega Protein Corporation (NYSE:OME) - (NYSE:OME) - February 12 at 6:54 PM
News IconGlobal Analysis on Plant-Based Protein Market by 2026 (NYSE:OME) - February 11 at 12:58 AM logoOmega Protein Corporation (NYSE:OME) Accounts Payable Is $11.401 For The Quarter Ended 2016-09-30 - (NYSE:OME) - February 9 at 12:57 AM logoForm SC 13G OMEGA PROTEIN CORP Filed by: LSV ASSET MANAGEMENT - (NYSE:OME) - February 9 at 12:57 AM logoProtein Ingredients Global Market by Application & Data Validation, Analysis and Forecast 2022 (NYSE:OME) - February 8 at 7:57 PM logoBio Active Protein and Peptides Market : Plant Source to Account 45% Value Share by 2016 (NYSE:OME) - February 7 at 9:09 AM
News IconTrends in the Soy Protein Ingredient Market 2015-2025 (NYSE:OME) - February 7 at 9:09 AM logoSoy Protein Ingredient Market Value Share and Value Chain 2016-2026 (NYSE:OME) - February 7 at 12:09 AM logoEmerging Demand of Plant-Based Protein Market 2026 (NYSE:OME) - February 6 at 7:07 PM logoGlobal Fish Oil Market to Record an Impressive Growth USD 2.93 Billion by 2020 (NYSE:OME) - February 3 at 7:49 PM logoBio Active Protein and Peptides Market : Plant Source to Value 45% Value Share (NYSE:OME) - January 30 at 7:43 PM
News IconLouisiana Company to pay $1.2M for discharge of pollutants into Vermilion River (NYSE:OME) - January 26 at 4:10 AM
News IconDietary supplement company fined for illegal dumping (NYSE:OME) - January 26 at 4:10 AM logoOmega Protein Corporation (NYSE:OME) Files An 8-K Regulation FD Disclosure (NYSE:OME) - January 26 at 4:10 AM logoAsia Pacific Fish Oil Market Will Reach $1.5 Billion by 2020 (NYSE:OME) - January 24 at 9:01 AM
News IconTechnical Level Spotcheck on Shares of Omega Protein Corp. (OME) - Springdale Times (NYSE:OME) - January 24 at 12:21 AM logoOmega Protein Establishes Quarterly Dividend Program - PR Newswire (press release) (NYSE:OME) - January 24 at 12:21 AM logoOmega Protein Establishes Quarterly Dividend Program (NYSE:OME) - January 23 at 9:42 AM logo8:13 am Omega Protein initiates a quarterly dividend program; initial quarterly cash dividend of $0.05/share is payable on March 15, 2017 (NYSE:OME) - January 23 at 9:42 AM logoOmega Protein Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:OME) : January 18, 2017 (NYSE:OME) - January 18 at 7:37 PM logoETFs with exposure to Omega Protein Corp. : January 17, 2017 (NYSE:OME) - January 17 at 7:24 PM
News IconPolyunsaturated Fatty Acids (PUFAs) Market Revenue and Value Chain 2016-2026 (NYSE:OME) - January 17 at 11:17 AM
News IconNotable Pattern Reporting: Omega Protein Corporation's Trend Up ... - The Herald Beacon (NYSE:OME) - January 16 at 7:33 PM
News IconSoy Protein Ingredient Market Value Share, Analysis and Segments 2015-2025 (NYSE:OME) - January 16 at 8:51 AM logoPlant-Based Protein Market : Global Snapshot by 2026 (NYSE:OME) - January 13 at 11:44 PM


What is Omega Protein's stock symbol?

Omega Protein trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "OME."

How often does Omega Protein pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Omega Protein?

Omega Protein announced a special dividend on Tuesday, January 24th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, February 22nd will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share on Wednesday, March 15th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 17th.

Where is Omega Protein's stock going? Where will Omega Protein's stock price be in 2017?

3 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Omega Protein's shares. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $30.00. On average, they expect Omega Protein's stock price to reach $27.33 in the next year.

When will Omega Protein announce their earnings?

Omega Protein is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March, 7th 2017.

Who owns Omega Protein stock?

Omega Protein's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.42%), Franklin Resources Inc. (6.86%), Numeric Investors LLC (5.00%), AQR Capital Management LLC (3.57%), Allianz Asset Management AG (2.21%) and State Street Corp (1.94%). Company insiders that own Omega Protein stock include Andrew Johannesen, David Andrew Owen, Gary L Allee, Gregory P Toups and Mark Edward Griffin.

Who sold Omega Protein stock? Who is selling Omega Protein stock?

Omega Protein's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bogle Investment Management L P DE, Oxford Asset Management, Franklin Resources Inc., GSA Capital Partners LLP, Numeric Investors LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Trexquant Investment LP and Cornercap Investment Counsel Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Omega Protein stock in the last year include Andrew Johannesen, Gary L Allee and Mark Edward Griffin.

Who bought Omega Protein stock? Who is buying Omega Protein stock?

Omega Protein's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Wynnefield Capital Inc., Allianz Asset Management AG, AQR Capital Management LLC, State Street Corp, Federated Investors Inc. PA and Tudor Investment Corp Et Al.

How do I buy Omega Protein stock?

Shares of Omega Protein can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Omega Protein stock cost?

One share of Omega Protein stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.35.

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Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by Staff