NASDAQ:HSKA - Heska Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$98.25 -0.93 (-0.94 %)
(As of 11/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$99.18
Today's Range$97.50 - $99.44
52-Week Range$56.59 - $114.50
Volume17,400 shs
Average Volume66,028 shs
Market Capitalization$769.78 million
P/E Ratio47.46
Dividend YieldN/A
Heska Corporation manufactures, sells, and markets veterinary diagnostic and specialty products for canine and feline healthcare markets in the United States, Canada, Europe, and internationally. The company's Core Companion Animal Health segment offers Element DC and DRI-CHEM 7000 veterinary chemistry analyzers for blood chemistry and electrolyte analysis; HT5 and HEMATRUE veterinary hematology analyzers to measure blood cell and platelet count, and hemoglobin levels; Element POC blood gas and electrolyte analyzers; COAG veterinary analyzers; Element i immunodiagnostic analyzers; and IV infusion pumps. This segment also provides veterinary imaging instruments and services, such as digital radiography solutions and ultrasound systems, as well as sells mobile digital radiography products; Cloudbank, a Web-based image storage solution; ViewCloud, a picture archival and communications system for Cloudbank; point-of-care heartworm diagnostic test products for dogs and cats; TRI-HEART Plus chewable tablets for the treatment of canine heartworm infection, and treatment and control of ascarid and hookworm infections; and allergy products and services, including ALLERCEPT definitive allergen panels, and therapy shots or drops. Its Other Vaccines, Pharmaceuticals and Products segment offers bovine vaccines primarily under the Titanium and MasterGuard brands; biological and pharmaceutical products for other animal health companies; and turnkey services comprising research, licensing, production, labeling, and packaging. The company sells its products to veterinarians through a field organization and third-party distributors; and trade shows, print advertising, and other distribution relationships. Heska Corporation has product development partnership and licensing agreement with MBio Diagnostics, Inc. The company was formerly known as Paravax, Inc. and changed its name to Heska Corporation. Heska Corporation was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Loveland, Colorado.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Biological products, except diagnostic
Current SymbolNASDAQ:HSKA
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio2.41
Quick Ratio1.26


Trailing P/E Ratio47.46
Forward P/E Ratio56.47
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$129.34 million
Price / Sales5.77
Cash Flow$2.7544 per share
Price / Cash35.67
Book Value$13.87 per share
Price / Book7.08


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.07
Net Income$9.95 million
Net Margins1.01%
Return on Equity11.48%
Return on Assets8.83%


Outstanding Shares7,590,000
Market Cap$769.78 million
OptionableNot Optionable

Heska (NASDAQ:HSKA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Heska's stock symbol?

Heska trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "HSKA."

How were Heska's earnings last quarter?

Heska Corp (NASDAQ:HSKA) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 6th. The medical research company reported $0.46 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.35 by $0.11. The medical research company earned $30.96 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $31.14 million. Heska had a return on equity of 11.48% and a net margin of 1.01%. View Heska's Earnings History.

When is Heska's next earnings date?

Heska is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 27th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Heska.

What price target have analysts set for HSKA?

6 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Heska's stock. Their predictions range from $93.00 to $123.00. On average, they expect Heska's share price to reach $107.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 9.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Heska.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Heska?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Heska in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Heska.

Has Heska been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about HSKA stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Heska earned a media sentiment score of -1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the medical research company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of Heska's key competitors?

Who are Heska's key executives?

Heska's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Kevin S. Wilson, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 46)
  • Mr. Jason A. Napolitano, COO, Chief Strategist & Sec. (Age 50)
  • Ms. Catherine Grassman CPA, VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Corp. Controller (Age 42)
  • Mr. Steven M. Eyl, Exec. VP of Global Sales & Marketing (Age 52)
  • Dr. Nancy Wisnewski, Exec. VP of Diagnostic Operations & Product Devel. (Age 55)

Who are Heska's major shareholders?

Heska's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.23%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (7.88%), FMR LLC (5.94%), Riverbridge Partners LLC (4.90%), Redmile Group LLC (4.77%) and Standard Life Aberdeen plc (3.57%). Company insiders that own Heska stock include Bonnie J Trowbridge, Carol Wrenn, G Irwin Gordon, Jason A Napolitano, John Mcmahon, Kevin S Wilson, Michael J Mcginley, Nancy Wisnewski, Rod Lippincott, Sharon J Larson, Steve Asakowicz and Steven M Eyl. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Heska.

Which major investors are selling Heska stock?

HSKA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Riverbridge Partners LLC, FMR LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co. and TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Heska company stock in the last year include Bonnie J Trowbridge, G Irwin Gordon, Jason A Napolitano, Kevin S Wilson, Michael J Mcginley, Nancy Wisnewski, Rod Lippincott, Steve Asakowicz and Steven M Eyl. View Insider Buying and Selling for Heska.

Which major investors are buying Heska stock?

HSKA stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Grandeur Peak Global Advisors LLC, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Redmile Group LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Thrivent Financial for Lutherans. View Insider Buying and Selling for Heska.

How do I buy shares of Heska?

Shares of HSKA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Heska's stock price today?

One share of HSKA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $98.25.

How big of a company is Heska?

Heska has a market capitalization of $769.78 million and generates $129.34 million in revenue each year. The medical research company earns $9.95 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.07 on an earnings per share basis. Heska employs 345 workers across the globe.

What is Heska's official website?

The official website for Heska is

How can I contact Heska?

Heska's mailing address is 3760 ROCKY MOUNTAIN AVENUE, LOVELAND CO, 80538. The medical research company can be reached via phone at 970-493-7272 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Heska (NASDAQ HSKA)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  250 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  267 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  517
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Heska and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HSKA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HSKA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/20/2018 by Staff

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