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Patterson Companies Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.42 (-1.32 %)
(As of 01/20/2021 10:15 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $31.34
50-Day Range
MA: $31.69
52-Week Range
Now: $31.34
Volume1,829 shs
Average Volume878,166 shs
Market Capitalization$3.02 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield3.20%
Patterson Companies, Inc. distributes and sells dental and animal health products in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Canada. It operates through three segments; Dental, Animal Health, and Corporate segments. The Dental segment offers consumable products, including infection control, restorative materials, hand instruments, and sterilization products; basic and advanced technology dental equipment; technology solutions, such as practice management software and e-commerce solutions; patient education systems; and office forms and stationery. It also provides a range of related services comprising software and design services, maintenance and repair, and equipment financing. The Animal Health segment distributes pharmaceuticals, vaccines, parasiticides, diagnostics, prescription and non-prescription diets, nutritionals, consumable supplies, equipment, and software, as well as value-added services. This segment also provides private label portfolio of products to veterinarians, producers, and retailers under the Aspen, First Companion, and Patterson Veterinary brands. The Corporate segment offers customer financing services; and sells other miscellaneous products. It serves dentists, laboratories, institutions, other healthcare professionals, veterinarians, other animal health professionals, production animal operators, and animal health product retailers. The company was formerly known as Patterson Dental Company and changed its name to Patterson Companies, Inc. in June 2004. Patterson Companies, Inc. was founded in 1877 and is headquartered in Saint Paul, Minnesota.
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Overall MarketRank

1.55 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 1.1Community Rank: 1.9Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Medical & hospital equipment
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Distributors
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PDCO



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.49 billion
Cash Flow$9.01 per share
Book Value$8.73 per share


Net Income$-588,450,000.00


Market Cap$3.02 billion
Next Earnings Date2/25/2021 (Estimated)
-0.42 (-1.32 %)
(As of 01/20/2021 10:15 AM ET)
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Patterson Companies (NASDAQ:PDCO) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Patterson Companies' stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Patterson Companies' stock was trading at $20.89 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, PDCO shares have increased by 49.8% and is now trading at $31.29.
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Is Patterson Companies a buy right now?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Patterson Companies in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Patterson Companies stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in PDCO, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Patterson Companies?

Wall Street analysts have given Patterson Companies a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Patterson Companies wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Patterson Companies' next earnings date?

Patterson Companies is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 25th 2021.
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How were Patterson Companies' earnings last quarter?

Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, December, 1st. The company reported $0.63 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.38 by $0.25. The business earned $1.55 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.42 billion. Patterson Companies had a positive return on equity of 17.57% and a negative net margin of 9.15%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 9.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $3.10 earnings per share.
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How often does Patterson Companies pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Patterson Companies?

Patterson Companies announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, December 16th. Stockholders of record on Friday, January 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.26 per share on Friday, January 29th. This represents a $1.04 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.32%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 14th.
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Is Patterson Companies a good dividend stock?

Patterson Companies pays an annual dividend of $1.04 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.20%. Patterson Companies does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Patterson Companies is 67.10%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Patterson Companies will have a dividend payout ratio of 50.73% next year. This indicates that Patterson Companies will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for PDCO?

10 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Patterson Companies' shares. Their forecasts range from $21.00 to $33.00. On average, they expect Patterson Companies' share price to reach $25.71 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 17.8%.
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Who are some of Patterson Companies' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Patterson Companies own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Patterson Companies investors own include AbbVie (ABBV), Gilead Sciences (GILD), AT&T (T), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Henry Schein (HSIC), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Verizon Communications (VZ) and CVS Health (CVS).

Who are Patterson Companies' key executives?

Patterson Companies' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Mark S. Walchirk, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 55, Pay $2.6M)
  • Mr. Donald J. Zurbay, CFO & Treasurer (Age 53, Pay $1.27M)
  • Mr. Les B. Korsh, VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 51, Pay $806.82k)
  • Ms. Andrea L. Frohning, Chief HR Officer (Age 51, Pay $773.78k)
  • Mr. Eric R. Shirley, Pres of the Dental Bus. Unit (Age 55, Pay $835.9k)
  • Mr. Dave M. Lardy, Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. John M. Wright, VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Shivani Prabhakar Kaul, Chief Compliance Officer
  • Mr. Paul A. Guggenheim, Chief Innovation Officer (Age 61)
  • Mr. Kevin M. Pohlman, Pres of Animal Health International, Inc. (Age 58)

What is Patterson Companies' stock symbol?

Patterson Companies trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PDCO."

Who are Patterson Companies' major shareholders?

Patterson Companies' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.41%), Mission Wealth Management LP (0.02%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.01%), IMS Capital Management (0.01%), Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.01%) and Contravisory Investment Management Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own Patterson Companies stock include Jody H Feragen and Les B Korsh.
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Which major investors are selling Patterson Companies stock?

PDCO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold Patterson Companies company stock in the last year include Jody H Feragen, and Les B Korsh.
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Which major investors are buying Patterson Companies stock?

PDCO stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Peregrine Capital Management LLC, IMS Capital Management, Mission Wealth Management LP, and Contravisory Investment Management Inc..
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How do I buy shares of Patterson Companies?

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

What is Patterson Companies' stock price today?

One share of PDCO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $31.29.

How big of a company is Patterson Companies?

Patterson Companies has a market capitalization of $3.02 billion and generates $5.49 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-588,450,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.55 on an earnings per share basis. Patterson Companies employs 7,800 workers across the globe.

What is Patterson Companies' official website?

The official website for Patterson Companies is www.pattersoncompanies.com.

How can I contact Patterson Companies?

Patterson Companies' mailing address is 1031 MENDOTA HEIGHTS RD, ST PAUL MN, 55120. The company can be reached via phone at 651-686-1600 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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