Patterson Companies (PDCO) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Patterson Companies (PDCO), hence the stock is down -1.5% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -1.75% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -2.03% and the stock has fallen -1.59% in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.53% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 1.88%.The 200 Day SMA reached 1.45%
Patterson Companies (NASDAQ:PDCO): After opening at $45.77, the stock dipped to an intraday low of $45.58 on Friday. However, the bulls stepped in to buy at lower levels and pushed the stock higher. The stock touched an intraday high of $46.13 and the buying power remained strong till the end. The stock closed at $45.94 for the day, a gain of 1.06% for the day session. The total traded volume was 675,061. The stocks close on the previous trading day was $45.94.
Patterson Companies (PDCO) : The highest short term price target forecast on Patterson Companies (PDCO) is $65 and the lowest target price is $44. A total of 4 equity analysts are currently covering the company. The average price of all the analysts is $52 with a standard deviation of $9.06.
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 Companys 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 Companys 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.