VCA Inc. (NASDAQ:WOOF) registered a 0.11% increase, still its new closing price is 106.82% up from the company’s 1 year high of 91.05.It posted 28.60% gains in previous 5 sessions and is now the subject of 5 analysts who together assign a hold rating on stock. 0 of Wall Street analysts have an underperform rating; the 0 sells versus 4 buy or better ratings. The 10 stock analysts following this company have an average price target at $76.01, with individual PT in the $60.00-$93.00 range. The shares moved at $91.00, implying that brokerage firms see shares gaining about 93.45% in twelve months time.
VCA Inc. (WOOF) SEC Form 4 News
The stock is getting much attention these days as insiders are offloading shares while they posted a 32.56% rise year to date. A COO & Senior VP at VCA Inc. (WOOF) offloaded shares in a transaction closed on Friday September 16, 2016. ANTIN ARTHUR J sold 34,000 shares in the company at $69.03 each and collected $2,347,000 in proceeds. ANTIN ARTHUR J now owns 347,260 shares in the company after this transaction. A President, Antech Diagnostics in the company, Drake Josh, disclosed a transaction on Tuesday September 06, 2016 that ended up generating $1,050,000 from the sale of 14,584 shares at $72.01 per share.
VCA Inc. (NASDAQ:WOOF) Upcoming Results on Tap
VCA Inc. will next provide financial results for the March 2017 quarter. Stock analysts expect it to report per-share earnings of $0.96 in that period. Sales during the quarter are predicted to arrive at $669.74 million.
Earnings surprise history: Last quarter, the company posted approximately $656.85 million in revenue and EPS of $0.79. The mean forecast was for $668.35 million and $0.81 a share, respectively. One quarter earlier, revenue for the stock was at $653.49 million, with earnings at $0.87/share.
VCA Inc. (WOOF) Brokerage Update
VCA Inc. (WOOF) is in Credit Suisse’s research list so their analyst rating change is noteworthy. These shares were downgraded to Neutral from Outperform by Credit Suisse, according to news reported on Wednesday January 11, 2017.Another important research note was issued by Raymond James on Tuesday January 10, 2017.The firm downgraded WOOF to Mkt Perform from Strong Buy. Over the last six months and over the last three months, the shares of VCA Inc. (WOOF), have changed 34.28% and 29.69%, respectively.