Patterson Companies, Inc. (PDCO): Ann B Gugino , Vice President & CFO of Patterson Companies, Inc. sold 750 shares on May 31, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on Jun 1, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $48.86 per share for a total value of $36,645.00 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Sep 25, 2015, James W Wiltz (director) sold 5,000 shares at $45.14 per share price.On Sep 25, 2015, Jerome E Thygesen (Vice President) sold 3,760 shares at $45.00 per share price.Also, On Sep 21, 2015, Harold C Slavkin (director) sold 5,421 shares at $44.62 per share price.On Sep 11, 2015, Ellen A Rudnick (director) sold 12,000 shares at $45.45 per share price.
Patterson Companies: On Wednesday, Jun 1, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Patterson Companies which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $48.74 and hit $49.03 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $48.88, with a gain of 0.14% or 0.07 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 10,29,600 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $53.07 and the company has a market cap of $4,843 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $38.51.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.Patterson Companies is Initiated by Credit Suisse to Outperform. The Rating was issued on Mar 16, 2016.
Patterson Companies Inc. is a distributor serving the dental veterinary and rehabilitation supply markets. The Company operates through three segments: dental supply veterinary supply and rehabilitation supply. The Company’s dental supply segment provides consumable products (including x-ray film restorative materials hand instruments and sterilization products); basic and advanced technology dental equipment; practice management and clinical software; patient education systems and office forms and stationery. The Company’s veterinary supply segment distributes veterinary supplies to companion-pet (dogs cats and other common household pets) equine and large animal veterinarians and veterinary clinics public and private institutions and shelters across the United States and in the United Kingdom. The rehabilitation supply segment distributes rehabilitation medical supplies and equipment.