VCA Inc (WOOF) : Americafirst Capital Management scooped up 2,319 additional shares in VCA Inc during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Jul 18, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 34,192 shares of VCA Inc which is valued at $2,360,958.VCA Inc makes up approximately 1.63% of Americafirst Capital Management’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Fox Run Management L.l.c. sold out all of its stake in WOOF during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 5,200 shares of WOOF which is valued $359,060. Id Management As added WOOF to its portfolio by purchasing 1,000 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $69,030. VCA Inc makes up approx 0.02% of Id Management As’s portfolio.River Mercantile Asset Management Llp boosted its stake in WOOF in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 2,800 additional shares and now holds a total of 13,800 shares of VCA Inc which is valued at $943,230. VCA Inc makes up approx 0.38% of River Mercantile Asset Management Llp’s portfolio.Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher Co reduced its stake in WOOF by selling 590 shares or 6.94% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 7,914 shares of WOOF which is valued at $540,922. VCA Inc makes up approx 0.03% of Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher Co’s portfolio.
VCA Inc opened for trading at $69.04 and hit $69.34 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $69.05, with a gain of 0.80% or 0.55 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 6,76,463 shares. Company has a market cap of $5,581 M.
On the company’s financial health, VCA Inc reported $0.66 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.05 according to the earnings call on Apr 27, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.61. The company had revenue of $563.44 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $558.10 million. The company’s revenue was up 12.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.50 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on VCA Inc. Company shares were Reiterated by Stifel on Apr 28, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 75 from a previous price target of $68 .
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 Company’s animal hospital offer general medical and surgical services pharmaceutical products and performs pet wellness programs. The Company’s communication and marketing solutions business provides services to veterinary practices pharmaceutical manufacturers and the pet owning community. The Company’s network of veterinary diagnostic laboratories provides sophisticated testing and consulting services.