VCA (WOOF) : The total money flow in VCA (WOOF) was negative ($0.99 million), showing the domination of sellers in the Wednesday trading session. The traders utilized every rise to sell their positions, as seen in the value of trading on downtick to the tune of $3.54 million. Transactions on upticks were comparatively lower at $2.55 million. The uptick to downtick ratio was 0.72. The total block trades done on upticks were valued at $1.66 million. The total block trades on downticks were valued at $3.11 million. The uptick to the downtick ratio of block trades was 0.53. The money flow during block trades was negative ($1.45 million) when the stock traded with a gain of $58 cent. VCA (WOOF) was $69.08, an increase of 0.85% over the previous days close.
VCA (NASDAQ:WOOF): During Wednesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $69.04 and $68.97 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $69.34. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $69.05, notching a gain of 0.80% for the day. The total traded volume was 676,463 . The stock had closed at $68.50 on the previous day.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.61% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 4.76%. In a related news, Drake Josh, officer (President, Antech Diagnostics) of Vca Inc, unloaded 2,091 shares at an average price of $66.05 on June 8, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $138,111, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
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.