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: $66.28
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $69.37
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $67.00
  • 52-Week Range: $80,865,000.00 - $44.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 23.65
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.02
  • P/E Growth: 1.63
  • Market Cap: $5.36B
  • Outstanding Shares: 80,865,000
  • Beta: 1.23
  • 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 (4.10% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for VCA (NASDAQ:WOOF)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/29/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuyView 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 10/23/2014 forward)


Earnings History for VCA (NASDAQ:WOOF)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/26/2016Q316$0.81$667.13 millionN/AView Earnings Details
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$0.77$0.77$0.77
Q2 20171$0.99$0.99$0.99
Q3 20171$0.95$0.95$0.95
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: 91.18%
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)


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VCA (NASDAQ:WOOF) Chart for Sunday, October, 23, 2016

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