OCR-Omnicare Stock Research, Ratings, and Analysis

Omnicare (ocr) Stock Research

Last Updated by Anonymous | Update This Page Now

►Summary | Profile | News | Chart | SWOT | Cash Flow | Comps | Buffett | WACC

Company Description: Omnicare, Inc., founded in 1981, provides pharmaceuticals for the elderly, as well as pharmacy consulting and associated services. The company is split into two divisions: the Pharmacy Services division and the Omnicares Contract Research Organization Services division. Pharmacy Services purchased, repackages, and distributes pharmaceuticals (both consumable and intravenous) and provides data management services, pharmacy consulting, clinical care planning, respitaory therapy services, and medical supplies to geriatric communities like assisted living facilities, retirement homes, nursing homes, hospitals, independent living communities, and other healthcare providers. They also offer retail and mail-order pharmacy services and product support and distribution services for specialty pharmaceutical manufacturers. This divsion operates in 47 states in the United States, the District of Columbia, and Canada. The Omnicares Contract Research Organization Services division offers product development and research services to client companies in the medical, pharmaceutical, and biotech industries. Omnicare, Inc. is headquartered in Covington, Kentucky. Update

Market Research Update

Discretionary Industry Analysis: The consumer discretionary industry includes companies whose sales come from consumer discretionary income purchases. Discretionary income = gross income less taxes and necessities such as rent, mortgage and food. Discretionary Trading Strategy: The consumer discretionary industry tends to be very sensitive to economic cycles. Look for undervalued discretionary investments during economic recessions when stock prices are low and sell discretionary investments during the late stages of a bull markets when stock prices are high. The global economy is currently in a recession, therefore, it is the perfect time to purchase consumer discretionary investments. Upward sloping stock charts and financial news may indicate a selling opportunity while the opposite means that stocks are becoming undervalued.

Industry Sub Sector: .

Market Challenges: Opportunities: Solutions:

Strategy Analysis Update

Omnicare possesses significant barriers to entry that slows competitive threats and increases profits. Omnicare's strategy is to accomplish clear, attainable, and challenging goals. This focus increases company value and long-term investor returns. A culture that experiments produces better long term value. Omnicare's experimentations yield new products and services that outpace competitive threats.

Strategy: Omnicare's strategy focus on winning more market share of price-sensitive customers by having the lowest priced products and services. (read more). Competitive Advantages:

Financial Analysis Update

Current Revenue Sources: Future Revenue Sources: