Cerner Corporation (CERN): Price and Financial Metrics

Cerner Corporation (CERN): $71.81

-0.06 (-0.08%)

POWR Rating

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  • Quality is the dimension where CERN ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 93.53% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for CERN is in Quality, which has been heading down over the past 52 weeks.
  • CERN's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 19.43% of US stocks).

CERN Stock Summary

  • CERN has a higher market value than 87.84% of US stocks; more precisely, its current market capitalization is $21,243,752,165.
  • CERNER Corp's stock had its IPO on March 26, 1990, making it an older stock than 84.44% of US equities in our set.
  • The volatility of CERNER Corp's share price is greater than that of just 5.62% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to CERN, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are GGG, LOGI, PKI, BRKS, and HOLX.
  • 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

  • The 4 year revenue growth rate now stands at 25.12%.
  • The 5 year revenue growth rate now stands at 29.13%.
  • Its 3 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 70.22%.
CERN's revenue has moved up $613,375,000 over the prior 49 months.

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
2021-06-30 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
2020-06-30 5,613.75 1,331.119 518.173
2020-03-31 5,714.462 1,279.339 510.394

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 B, ranking ahead of 93.39% of graded US stocks.
  • CERN's asset turnover comes in at 0.735 -- ranking 38th of 83 Computers stocks.
  • OMCL, STRM, and SLP 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
2021-06-30 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
2020-03-31 0.821 0.812 0.143

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 $71.81 52-week high $84.20
Prev. close $71.87 52-week low $67.96
Day low $71.73 Volume 1,484,400
Day high $72.48 Avg. volume 2,429,681
50-day MA $74.04 Dividend yield 1.23%
200-day MA $75.97 Market Cap 21.23B

Cerner Corporation (CERN) Company Bio

Cerner Corporation designs, develops, markets, installs, hosts, and supports healthcare information technology, healthcare devices, hardware, and content solutions for healthcare organizations and consumers in the United States and internationally. The company was founded in 1979 and is based in North Kansas City, Missouri.

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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) Earnings Expected to Grow: Should You Buy?

Cerner (CERN) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

Yahoo | October 22, 2021

Cerner CEO acknowledges more layoffs are coming

New Cerner CEO David Feinberg said in an email to associates sent Thursday evening that the health care IT company will eliminate about 150 positions in early November. The six-sentence email gave no details of where the positions are located, but Feinberg acknowledged that a rumor about layoffs had been circulating on Reddit.

Yahoo | October 22, 2021

Declining Stock and Decent Financials: Is The Market Wrong About Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN)?

With its stock down 8.1% over the past three months, it is easy to disregard Cerner (NASDAQ:CERN). But if you pay close...

Yahoo | October 20, 2021

Medical sectors Cerners (NASDAQ:CERN) Buy rating Reiterated by SVB Leerink LLC

Cerner (NASDAQ:CERN)s stock had its Buy rating Reiterated by by analysts at N/A in a research report issued to clients and investors. The post Medical sectors Cerners (NASDAQ:CERN) Buy rating Reiterated by SVB Leerink LLC appeared first on .

Stock Market Daily | October 18, 2021

Global Critical Care Information System Market Forecast 2021-2026 Global Insights, Growth Rate, Key Product, Demand, Size, Sales, Cost , Trends, Segments and Top Players Siemens Healthcare, All Scripts Healthcare Solutions, Cerner Corporation

ReportsnReports added Global Critical Care Information System Market Research Report created by Report Consultant, which offers detailed insights, revenue details, and other information regarding the Global market, and the various trends, drivers, restraints, opportunities, and market till 2026. Global Critical

OpenPR | October 16, 2021

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CERN Price Returns

1-mo -1.60%
3-mo -9.23%
6-mo -3.66%
1-year -1.45%
3-year 32.86%
5-year 26.72%
YTD -7.69%
2020 8.11%
2019 41.02%
2018 -22.18%
2017 42.26%
2016 -21.27%

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