VCA Company Profile (NASDAQ:WOOF)

About VCA

VCA logoVCA Inc. is an animal healthcare company. The Company operates through five segments. Its Animal Hospital segment provides veterinary services for companion animals and sells related retail and pharmaceutical products. Its Laboratory segment provides diagnostic laboratory testing services for veterinarians, both associated with its animal hospitals and those independent of the Company. Its Medical Technology segment sells digital radiography and ultrasound imaging equipment; provides education and training on the use of that equipment; provides consulting and mobile imaging services, and sells software and ancillary services. Its Vetstreet segment provides a range of services to the veterinary community, including online communications, professional education, marketing solutions and a home delivery platform. Its Camp Bow Wow business franchises a premier provider of pet services, including dog day care, overnight boarding, grooming and other ancillary services at pet care facilities.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Personal Services
  • Sub-Industry: Health Care Facilities
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: WOOF
  • CUSIP: 91819410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $67.10
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $70.58
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $65.64
  • 52-Week Range: $44.00 - $73.69
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 24.22
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.79
  • P/E Growth: 1.77
  • Market Cap: $5.49B
  • Outstanding Shares: 80,865,000
  • Beta: 1.3
  • Net Margins: 9.93%
  • Return on Equity: 16.86%
  • Return on Assets: 8.20%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.87%
  • Current Ratio: 1.21%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.95%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for VCA (NASDAQ:WOOF) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.83)
Consensus Price Target: $69.00 (0.25% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for VCA (NASDAQ:WOOF)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/29/2016Bank of America Corp.Initiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
8/5/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
4/28/2016Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$68.00 -> $75.00View Rating Details
4/1/2016CL KingInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
2/3/2016Credit Suisse Group AGInitiated CoverageOutperform$63.00View Rating Details
1/21/2016William BlairUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
7/15/2015Cleveland ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$63.00View Rating Details
5/28/2015Piper Jaffray Cos.Set Price TargetBuy$60.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/29/2014 forward)


Earnings History for VCA (NASDAQ:WOOF)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/27/2016Q216$0.82$0.87$637.18 million$653.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116$0.61$0.66$556.03 million$563.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2016Q415$0.45$0.50$532.85 million$533.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315$0.67$0.68$554.21 million$551.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$0.65$0.70$538.06 million$548.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.50$0.50$498.50 million$499.45 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q414$0.37$0.37$474.54 million$479.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$0.52$0.56$493.35 million$499.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.54$0.55$491.19 million$489.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.42$0.42$456.11 million$449.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.45$0.45$464.90 million$464.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.45$0.50$469.81 million$465.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.37$0.40$432.76 million$438.61 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2013Q4 2012$0.24$0.24$416.78 million$418.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.36$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.45$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.32$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2012$0.25$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.38$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$0.44$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.35$0.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2011$0.21$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for VCA (NASDAQ:WOOF)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.93 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.31 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20164$0.58$0.63$0.61
Q2 20165$0.79$0.85$0.81
Q3 20164$0.70$0.83$0.77
Q4 20165$0.54$0.62$0.58
Q1 20171$0.78$0.78$0.78
Q2 20171$0.99$0.99$0.99
Q3 20171$0.94$0.94$0.94
Q4 20171$0.72$0.72$0.72
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for VCA (NASDAQ:WOOF)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for VCA (NASDAQ:WOOF)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 91.17%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/16/2016Arthur J AntinCOOSell34,000$69.03$2,347,020.00View SEC Filing  
8/4/2016John B Chickering JrDirectorSell2,302$70.85$163,096.70View SEC Filing  
6/8/2016Josh DrakeInsiderSell2,091$66.05$138,110.55View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016Neil TauberVPSell50,000$64.24$3,212,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2016Arthur J AntinCOOSell200,000$64.04$12,808,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2015Josh DrakeinsiderSell14,561$56.36$820,657.96View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014Josh DrakeInsiderSell2,199$33.87$74,480.13View SEC Filing  
11/25/2013Frank ReddickDirectorSell10,000$30.32$303,200.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2013Josh DrakeInsiderSell13,852$30.33$420,131.16View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013Arthur AntinCOOSell55,000$29.11$1,601,050.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013Neil TauberVPSell50,000$29.09$1,454,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013Robert AntinCEOSell97,500$29.17$2,844,075.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013Tomas FullerCFOSell47,500$28.91$1,373,225.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013Arthur AntinCOOSell55,000$28.69$1,577,950.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013Neil TauberVPSell50,000$28.68$1,434,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013Robert AntinCEOSell97,500$28.68$2,796,300.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2013Tomas FullerCFOSell47,500$28.68$1,362,300.00View SEC Filing  
7/31/2013Josh DrakeInsiderSell7,802$28.80$224,697.60View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013John B Chickering JrDirectorSell1,625$24.67$40,088.75View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Frank ReddickDirectorSell6,673$24.91$166,224.43View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for VCA (NASDAQ:WOOF)
DateHeadline logoVCA Animal Hospitals Offers Free Boarding for Pets Affected by Wildfires in the Santa Cruz Mountains (NASDAQ:WOOF) - September 28 at 6:10 AM
News IconHow Analysts Rated VCA Inc (NASDAQ:WOOF) Last Week ... - Post News (NASDAQ:WOOF) - September 27 at 8:47 AM
News IconTraders Are Bearish VCA Inc After Today's Gap Down - Post News (NASDAQ:WOOF) - September 26 at 8:06 PM logoIs This Stock Your Best Hedge Against Your Pet's Veterinary Bills ... - Motley Fool (NASDAQ:WOOF) - September 23 at 6:18 AM logoIs This Stock Your Best Hedge Against Your Pet's Veterinary Bills? (NASDAQ:WOOF) - September 22 at 7:44 PM logoHottest Retail Trade Stocks Now – PMC FRSH QVCA BNED (NASDAQ:WOOF) - September 22 at 5:52 PM
News IconThe Insider, Arthur Antin Unloaded 34000 Shares of VCA Inc (NASDAQ:WOOF) - Post News (NASDAQ:WOOF) - September 19 at 7:59 PM logoVCA Inc. to Report Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results (NASDAQ:WOOF) - September 15 at 8:15 PM logoVCA, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:WOOF) : September 13, 2016 (NASDAQ:WOOF) - September 14 at 12:31 PM logoVCA, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WOOF-US : September 12, 2016 (NASDAQ:WOOF) - September 12 at 7:35 PM
News IconStock Valuation Recap for VCA Inc. (NASDAQ:WOOF) - Post News (NASDAQ:WOOF) - September 11 at 6:14 AM logoVCA Inc. (NASDAQ:WOOF) Trading Down - Insiders Selling, Short Interest Growing - Finance Daily (NASDAQ:WOOF) - September 9 at 5:59 AM
News IconVCA Inc. (NASDAQ:WOOF): What is the Sell-side Making of this Stock? - Post News (NASDAQ:WOOF) - September 8 at 12:04 PM logoINDUSTRY FOCUS // Healthcare // 08-31-2016 (NASDAQ:WOOF) - September 7 at 8:13 PM
News IconStock Seeing Accelerated Sales Growth Quarter over Quarter: VCA Inc. (NASDAQ:WOOF) - Post News (NASDAQ:WOOF) - September 6 at 8:13 PM
News IconShares Higher Over the Last Five Trading Sessions: VCA Inc. (NASDAQ:WOOF) - Post News (NASDAQ:WOOF) - September 6 at 6:13 AM
News IconInstitutions Have Decreased Positions in VCA Inc. (NASDAQ:WOOF) - Post News (NASDAQ:WOOF) - September 2 at 7:18 AM logoETF’s with exposure to VCA, Inc. : August 31, 2016 (NASDAQ:WOOF) - September 2 at 7:18 AM logoVCA Antech Has Returned 38.5% Since SmarTrend Recommendation (WOOF) (NASDAQ:WOOF) - September 1 at 11:29 AM logoVCA Antech Up 42.0% Since SmarTrend Uptrend Call (WOOF) (NASDAQ:WOOF) - August 24 at 11:21 AM logoAcadia Healthcare (ACHC): Strong Sell on Weak FY16 View (NASDAQ:WOOF) - August 24 at 11:21 AM
News IconTop Earnings to Watch for: VCA Inc. (NASDAQ:WOOF) - The Voice Registrar (NASDAQ:WOOF) - August 23 at 8:25 PM logoVCA Animal Hospitals Offers Free Boarding for Pets Affected by Wildfires near Spokane, Washington (NASDAQ:WOOF) - August 23 at 8:25 PM
News IconShares Holding Above Moving Averages: VCA Inc. (NASDAQ:WOOF) - Post News (NASDAQ:WOOF) - August 19 at 8:04 PM
News IconShare Valuation Review for VCA Inc. (NASDAQ:WOOF) - Post News (NASDAQ:WOOF) - August 19 at 8:04 PM logoVCA Animal Hospitals Offers Free Boarding for Pets Affected by Blue Cut Fire in Southern California (NASDAQ:WOOF) - August 19 at 8:04 PM logoCanaccord Fireside Chat Takeaways For Abaxis, Heska (NASDAQ:WOOF) - August 16 at 8:23 PM logoVCA Inc. to Present at CL King's 14th Annual Best Ideas Conference (NASDAQ:WOOF) - August 15 at 8:38 PM logoVCA INC Financials (NASDAQ:WOOF) - August 12 at 8:26 PM logoETF’s with exposure to VCA, Inc. : August 12, 2016 (NASDAQ:WOOF) - August 12 at 8:26 PM logoHottest Retail Trade Stocks Now – FRSH VIPS QVCA PSMT (NASDAQ:WOOF) - August 12 at 5:39 PM logoVCA, Inc. :WOOF-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 9, 2016 (NASDAQ:WOOF) - August 9 at 11:47 AM logoBiggest Movers in Retail Trade Stocks Now – QVCA BMCH BGI SSI (NASDAQ:WOOF) - August 8 at 12:02 PM logoWright Investors Service Inc buys $921644 stake in VCA Inc (WOOF) - Trade Calls (NASDAQ:WOOF) - August 7 at 7:31 AM
News IconDirector of VCA Inc (NASDAQ:WOOF), Chickering John B Jr, sells 2,302 shares worth $163,101 (NASDAQ:WOOF) - August 5 at 8:31 PM logoVCA INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:WOOF) - August 5 at 8:31 PM logoWhy Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY), Liberty Interactive Corp (QVCA) and Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC (RBS) and Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks (NASDAQ:WOOF) - August 5 at 5:16 PM logoShould You Get Rid of Adeptus Health (ADPT) Now? (NASDAQ:WOOF) - August 5 at 11:23 AM logoWOOF Is No Dog (NASDAQ:WOOF) - August 4 at 8:46 PM
News IconCamp Bow Wow plans doggy day-care center in Longmont (NASDAQ:WOOF) - August 3 at 11:39 AM logoK.j. Harrison Partners Inc Lowers stake in VCA Inc (WOOF) - Trade Calls (NASDAQ:WOOF) - August 2 at 8:43 PM logoTerra Nova Asset Management Lowers stake in VCA Inc (WOOF) - Trade Calls (NASDAQ:WOOF) - August 2 at 6:31 AM logoVCA Inc. (WOOF) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for July 27 - (NASDAQ:WOOF) - July 29 at 11:22 AM
News IconAnalyst Review on this Stock: VCA Inc. (NASDAQ:WOOF) - News Oracle (NASDAQ:WOOF) - July 29 at 11:22 AM logoAnalyst Opinions To Note: SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc ... - Review Fortune (NASDAQ:WOOF) - July 28 at 8:46 PM logoVCA Inc. (WOOF) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for July 26 - (NASDAQ:WOOF) - July 28 at 8:46 PM logoEdited Transcript of WOOF earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jul-16 1:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:WOOF) - July 27 at 2:29 PM logoVCA : tops Street 2Q forecasts (NASDAQ:WOOF) - July 27 at 11:31 AM logoVCA Inc. Announces 22% Gain In Q2 Profit (NASDAQ:WOOF) - July 27 at 11:31 AM logoVCA Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results and Revises Financial Guidance for 2016 (NASDAQ:WOOF) - July 27 at 8:18 AM


VCA (NASDAQ:WOOF) Chart for Thursday, September, 29, 2016

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