Cerner Corp. (CERN): Price and Financial Metrics

Cerner Corp. (CERN): $94.55

-0.04 (-0.04%)

POWR Rating

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  • Quality is the dimension where CERN ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 98.14% of US stocks.
  • CERN's strongest trending metric is Stability; it's been moving down over the last 179 days.
  • CERN ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 28th percentile.

CERN Stock Summary

  • CERN has a higher market value than 90.27% of US stocks; more precisely, its current market capitalization is $27,454,073,383.
  • CERNER Corp's stock had its IPO on March 26, 1990, making it an older stock than 84.38% of US equities in our set.
  • With a price/earnings ratio of 49.41, CERNER Corp P/E ratio is greater than that of about 84.82% of stocks in our set with positive earnings.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to CERN, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are HOLX, CSGP, WAT, A, and ALC.
  • CERN's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit CERNER Corp's official web site, go to

CERN Valuation Summary

  • CERN's price/sales ratio is 4; this is 24.53% lower than that of the median Technology stock.
  • CERN's price/sales ratio has moved up 0.3 over the prior 243 months.
  • Over the past 243 months, CERN's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.3.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for CERN.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
CERN 2021-09-01 4 5.6 32.0 26.7
CERN 2021-08-31 4 5.6 32.1 26.7
CERN 2021-08-30 4 5.6 32.0 26.7
CERN 2021-08-27 4 5.6 32.3 26.9
CERN 2021-08-26 4 5.6 32.0 26.7
CERN 2021-08-25 4 5.6 32.2 26.8

CERN Growth Metrics

    Its 3 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 70.22%.
  • Its 3 year revenue growth rate is now at 19.62%.
  • Its 2 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -40.22%.
Over the past 15 months, CERN's revenue has gone up $211,829,000.

The table below shows CERN's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-12-31 5,764.824 1,771.684 555.596
2021-09-30 5,707.534 1,767.05 522.259
2021-06-30 5,608.231 1,714.178 703.14
2021-03-31 5,481.825 1,603.633 805.181
2020-12-31 5,505.788 1,436.705 780.088
2020-09-30 5,552.995 1,361.62 792.914

CERN's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • CERN has a Quality Grade of A, ranking ahead of 97.93% of graded US stocks.
  • CERN's asset turnover comes in at 0.744 -- ranking 37th of 83 Computers stocks.
  • STRM, OMCL, and PBI are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with CERN.

The table below shows CERN's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.744 0.829 0.134
2021-06-30 0.735 0.829 0.181
2021-03-31 0.739 0.834 0.211
2020-12-31 0.773 0.831 0.208
2020-09-30 0.797 0.824 0.218
2020-06-30 0.818 0.819 0.145

CERN Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of CERN, see our CERN price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $84.95 Average Broker Recommendation 1.68 (Moderate Buy)

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CERN Price/Volume Stats

Current price $94.55 52-week high $94.74
Prev. close $94.59 52-week low $69.08
Day low $94.47 Volume 1,507,517
Day high $94.59 Avg. volume 3,591,318
50-day MA $93.75 Dividend yield 1.14%
200-day MA $84.57 Market Cap 27.81B

Cerner Corp. (CERN) Company Bio

Cerner Corporation is an American supplier of health information technology (HIT) services, devices, and hardware. As of February 2018, its products were in use at more than 27,000 facilities around the world. The company had more than 29,000 employees globally, with over 13,000 in Kansas City, Missouri. Its headquarters are in the suburb of North Kansas City, Missouri. (Source:Wikipedia)

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Latest CERN News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about CERNER Corp that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate CERN as an investment opportunity.

Cerner (CERN) Q4 Earnings Surpass Estimates, Revenues Miss

Cerner's (CERN) fourth-quarter results benefit from gains across four of its business units.

Yahoo | February 24, 2022

How Oracle hopes to cash in on healthcare

It''s no surprise that Oracle entered the healthcare arena in December when it announced plans to acquire Cerner – a leading provider of digital information systems used within hospitals and health systems.

VentureBeat | February 23, 2022

Data - How Oracle hopes to cash in on healthcare

It''s no surprise that Oracle entered the healthcare arena in December when it announced plans to acquire Cerner - a leading provider of digital information systems used within…

Business Mag | February 23, 2022

Oracle reaches expiration of waiting period to acquire Cerner

Under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, Oracle <> has amended the pending acquisition of Cerner .Tender offer for Cerner shares remains subject to

Seeking Alpha | February 23, 2022

Thinking about trading options or stock in TJX Companies, Cerner Corp, Apple, Teladoc Health, or Roku?

NEW YORK , Feb. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for TJX, CERN, AAPL, TDOC, and ROKU. Full story available on

Benzinga | February 23, 2022

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CERN Price Returns

1-mo 1.00%
3-mo 1.51%
6-mo 31.54%
1-year 21.04%
3-year 38.46%
5-year 50.48%
YTD 2.10%
2021 19.74%
2020 8.11%
2019 41.02%
2018 -22.18%
2017 42.26%

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