VCA (WOOF) : Zacks Investment Research ranks VCA (WOOF) as 2, which is a Buy recommendation. 3 research analysts consider that the stocks fundamentals point to a bright future, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. 2 other analysts are mildly bullish on the stock and favor a Buy. A total of 1 analysts believe that the stock has a limited upside, hence they advise a Hold. The average broker rating of 6 research analysts is 1.67, which indicates as a Buy.
VCA (WOOF) : The consensus price target for VCA (WOOF) is $72.6 for the short term with a standard deviation of $7.16. The most optimist securities analyst among the 5 who monitor the stock believes that the stock can reach $80, however, the pessimist price target for the company is $62.
Shares of VCA Inc. rose by 0.06% in the last five trading days and 5.75% for the last 4 weeks. VCA Inc. is up 11.2% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 31.75%. VCA (NASDAQ:WOOF): stock turned positive on Tuesday. Though the stock opened at $72.69, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $72.97 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $72.4 and closed the trading day at $72.46, in the green by 0.36%. The total traded volume for the day was 275,931. The stock had closed at $72.2 in the previous days trading.
VCA Inc. is a national animal healthcare company operating in the United States and Canada. The Company operates in two segments: animal hospital and laboratory. The Company provides veterinary services and diagnostic testing to support veterinary care and also sells diagnostic imaging equipment and other medical technology products and related services to the veterinary market. The Company provides communication marketing solutions and other services to the veterinary community. The Companys animal hospital offer general medical and surgical services pharmaceutical products and performs pet wellness programs. The Companys communication and marketing solutions business provides services to veterinary practices pharmaceutical manufacturers and the pet owning community. The Companys network of veterinary diagnostic laboratories provides sophisticated testing and consulting services.