Dimensional Fund Advisors LP Grows Stock Holdings in Option Care Health, Inc. (NASDAQ:OPCH)

Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its holdings in Option Care Health, Inc. (NASDAQ:OPCHFree Report) by 8.8% in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 3,191,672 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 258,933 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP owned 1.80% of Option Care Health worth $107,530,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the business. Principal Securities Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Option Care Health during the fourth quarter worth about $27,000. Headlands Technologies LLC grew its holdings in Option Care Health by 5,796.7% during the 3rd quarter. Headlands Technologies LLC now owns 1,769 shares of the company’s stock valued at $57,000 after buying an additional 1,739 shares in the last quarter. Fifth Third Bancorp raised its position in shares of Option Care Health by 219.6% during the third quarter. Fifth Third Bancorp now owns 2,723 shares of the company’s stock valued at $88,000 after buying an additional 1,871 shares during the last quarter. Parkside Financial Bank & Trust lifted its holdings in shares of Option Care Health by 24,250.0% in the fourth quarter. Parkside Financial Bank & Trust now owns 2,922 shares of the company’s stock worth $98,000 after buying an additional 2,910 shares in the last quarter. Finally, International Assets Investment Management LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Option Care Health by 1,513.7% in the fourth quarter. International Assets Investment Management LLC now owns 3,066 shares of the company’s stock worth $103,000 after buying an additional 2,876 shares in the last quarter. 98.05% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Insider Buying and Selling at Option Care Health

In related news, Director Harry M. Jansen Kraemer, Jr. bought 35,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, February 26th. The stock was purchased at an average price of $31.55 per share, for a total transaction of $1,104,250.00. Following the acquisition, the director now owns 269,528 shares in the company, valued at $8,503,608.40. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Company insiders own 0.64% of the company’s stock.

Analyst Ratings Changes

A number of analysts have issued reports on the stock. Jefferies Financial Group lifted their price target on shares of Option Care Health from $36.00 to $38.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, March 4th. Barrington Research reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and issued a $38.00 target price on shares of Option Care Health in a report on Wednesday, April 24th.

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Option Care Health Trading Up 0.2 %

OPCH stock opened at $29.13 on Wednesday. The firm has a fifty day moving average price of $31.06 and a 200 day moving average price of $31.45. Option Care Health, Inc. has a fifty-two week low of $26.17 and a fifty-two week high of $35.74. The firm has a market cap of $5.06 billion, a PE ratio of 19.16, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.45 and a beta of 1.26. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.74, a quick ratio of 1.39 and a current ratio of 1.77.

Option Care Health (NASDAQ:OPCHGet Free Report) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, April 23rd. The company reported $0.26 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.22 by $0.04. The business had revenue of $1.15 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $1.10 billion. Option Care Health had a net margin of 6.15% and a return on equity of 18.92%. The business’s revenue was up 12.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.21 EPS. Sell-side analysts anticipate that Option Care Health, Inc. will post 1.19 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Option Care Health Company Profile

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Option Care Health, Inc offers home and alternate site infusion services in the United States. The company provides anti-infective therapies; home infusion services to treat heart failures; home parenteral nutrition and enteral nutrition support services for numerous acute and chronic conditions, such as stroke, cancer, and gastrointestinal diseases; immunoglobulin infusion therapies for the treatment of immune deficiencies; and treatments for chronic inflammatory disorders, including crohn's disease, plaque psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis, and other chronic inflammatory disorders.

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