Omega Protein Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:OME)

About Omega Protein Corp.

Omega Protein Corp. 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: $23.64
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $24.85
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $20.63
  • 52-Week Range: $14.58 - $26.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.39
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.70
  • P/E Growth: 1.50
  • Market Cap: $527.29M
  • Outstanding Shares: 22,305,000
  • Beta: 0.87
  • Net Margins: 7.03%
  • Return on Equity: 14.70%
  • Return on Assets: 10.83%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.01%
  • Current Ratio: 3.26%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.29%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Omega Protein Corp. (NYSE:OME) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: $27.33 (15.62% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Omega Protein Corp. (NYSE:OME)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/5/2016WunderlichDowngradeBuy -> Hold$22.00 -> $26.00View Rating Details
8/4/2016DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetNeutral$20.00 -> $26.00View Rating Details
8/2/2016Pivotal ResearchBoost Price TargetBuy$25.00 -> $30.00View Rating Details
10/20/2015BB&T Corp.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/11/2015Imperial CapitalUpgradeIn-Line -> Outperform$16.00 -> $19.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/26/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Omega Protein Corp. (NYSE:OME)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
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 Corp. (NYSE:OME)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.03 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.02 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$0.43$0.43$0.43
Q2 20171$0.48$0.48$0.48
Q3 20171$0.63$0.63$0.63
Q4 20171$0.46$0.46$0.46
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Omega Protein Corp. (NYSE:OME)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Omega Protein Corp. (NYSE:OME)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 7.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 86.85%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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)


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Omega Protein Corp. (NYSE:OME) Chart for Monday, September, 26, 2016

Last Updated on 9/26/2016 by Staff