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WOOF VCA Inc. weekly Stock Chart
WOOF [NASD]
VCA Inc.
Index- P/E31.91 EPS (ttm)2.84 Insider Own0.50% Shs Outstand81.27M Perf Week-0.27%
Market Cap7.38B Forward P/E27.72 EPS next Y3.27 Insider Trans-19.50% Shs Float77.93M Perf Month35.73%
Income232.10M PEG2.22 EPS next Q0.60 Inst Own92.00% Short Float1.72% Perf Quarter33.91%
Sales2.41B P/S3.06 EPS this Y66.10% Inst Trans0.02% Short Ratio0.76 Perf Half Y32.52%
Book/sh17.74 P/B5.12 EPS next Y12.59% ROA8.00% Target Price76.01 Perf Year87.07%
Cash/sh0.90 P/C101.17 EPS next 5Y14.35% ROE17.30% 52W Range44.00 - 91.58 Perf YTD32.19%
Dividend- P/FCF31.11 EPS past 5Y15.10% ROI9.20% 52W High-0.91% Beta1.02
Dividend %- Quick Ratio0.80 Sales past 5Y9.10% Gross Margin23.90% 52W Low106.25% ATR1.53
Employees12700 Current Ratio1.00 Sales Q/Q19.10% Oper. Margin15.50% RSI (14)90.85 Volatility0.33% 1.04%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.89 EPS Q/Q6.10% Profit Margin9.60% Rel Volume2.64 Prev Close90.90
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.87 EarningsFeb 09 BMO Payout0.00% Avg Volume1.77M Price90.75
Recom2.20 SMA2016.82% SMA5030.93% SMA20034.60% Volume4,517,500 Change-0.17%
Jan-11-17Downgrade Credit Suisse Outperform → Neutral
Jan-10-17Downgrade Raymond James Strong Buy → Mkt Perform
Jan-03-17Upgrade Raymond James Outperform → Strong Buy
Oct-24-16Initiated The Benchmark Company Buy $90
Sep-29-16Resumed BofA/Merrill Buy
Apr-28-16Reiterated Stifel Buy $68 → $75
Apr-01-16Initiated CL King Buy
Feb-04-16Initiated Credit Suisse Outperform
Jul-30-15Reiterated Stifel Buy $60 → $68
Jan-28-15Upgrade Stifel Hold → Buy
Jul-22-14Upgrade Stifel Sell → Hold
Jan-22-13Downgrade Stifel Nicolaus Hold → Sell
Nov-08-12Initiated Stifel Nicolaus Hold
Jun-22-11Initiated Barrington Research Outperform $28
Oct-22-10Reiterated Kaufman Bros Hold $23 → $20
Jul-23-10Reiterated Kaufman Bros Hold $26 → $23
Jul-23-10Downgrade CL King Strong Buy → Neutral
Jul-21-10Reiterated Kaufman Bros Hold $30 → $26
Apr-07-10Initiated Kaufman Bros Hold $30
Jun-25-09Upgrade Sun Trust Rbsn Humphrey Neutral → Buy $30
Jan-18-17 05:28PM  WeissLaw LLP: VCA, Inc. Acquisition May Not Be in the Best Interests of WOOF Shareholders PR Newswire
Jan-16-17 01:00AM  Amazon, Merck, Freshpet: Jim Cramer's Views
Jan-13-17 05:11PM  VCA SHAREHOLDER NOTICE: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces the Investigation of VCA Inc. (WOOF) Over the Proposed Sale of the Company to Mars, Inc. PR Newswire
12:27PM  U.S. Pet Care Spending Has Grown 60% Since 2006 (WOOF, IDXX) at Investopedia
Jan-12-17 12:28PM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Concerning Whether the Sale of VCA Inc. to Mars Inc. for $93 Per Share is Fair to Shareholders Business Wire
09:38AM  VCA Looks to Gain Scale and Size by Being Part of Mars
Jan-11-17 06:02PM  VCA INVESTOR ALERT BY THE FORMER ATTORNEY GENERAL OF LOUISIANA: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of VCA Inc. PR Newswire
10:10AM  Merck boosts Dow, Amazon prime members get a new perk, ADM to buy pet food producer
07:13AM  VCA downgraded by Credit Suisse
Jan-10-17 04:34PM  Robbins Arroyo LLP: Acquisition of VCA Inc. (WOOF) by Mars, Incorporated (Private) May Not Be in Shareholders' Best Interests Business Wire
03:37PM  VCA, Inc.: Strong price momentum but will it sustain?
12:43PM  INVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Into Whether the Sale of VCA Inc. to Mars Inc. for $93 Per Share is Fair to Shareholders -- WOOF PR Newswire
10:59AM  VCA Inc. Shareholder Alert: Former SEC Attorney Willie Briscoe Investigates Merger with Mars, Incorporated Business Wire
06:00AM  Jim Cramer's Top Takeaways: VCA, Johnson Controls, Adient
Jan-09-17 08:51PM  The Merger Frenzy Is On: Here's What to Expect from the Rest of 2017 +28.29%
06:51PM  Cramer names the 'humanization of pets' as the greatest investing theme in the market at CNBC
06:21PM  Why Ariad Pharmaceuticals, VCA, and Exact Sciences Jumped Today at Motley Fool
05:33PM  The Real Apple of the Dow's Eye -- ICYMI
05:21PM  VCA INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits
05:18PM  Business Highlights
05:06PM  Harwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of VCA Inc. PR Newswire
04:02PM  Fighting elevated investor sentiment
01:46PM  Mars dives into animal hospital business with $9.1 billion acquisition at bizjournals.com
01:23PM  [$$] Mars makes $9.1bn bet on growing US pet market at Financial Times
12:52PM  Mars to buy pet healthcare provider VCA for $7.7 billion
12:49PM  Mars to buy pet healthcare provider VCA for $7.7 bln Reuters
12:48PM  Facebook Makes Powerful Move Higher -- How to Trade It, Along With 6 Other Active Stocks
12:45PM  VCA INC. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation Of Buyout Business Wire
12:08PM  Why VCA Inc Stock Popped Today at Motley Fool
11:57AM  Mars Shifts Its Orbit at Bloomberg
11:56AM  Mars Makes 'Breakthrough Deal' With VCA Acquisition: More Squawk From Jim Cramer
11:25AM  Mondays Merger That No One Saw Coming
11:24AM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Concerning Whether the Sale of VCA Inc. to Mars Inc. for $93 Per Share is Fair to Shareholders - WOOF Accesswire
11:10AM  L.A.-based animal-hospital operator VCA sold for $9.1 billion at bizjournals.com
10:40AM  Food giant pays $9.1B for animal hospital chain with 17 Silicon Valley area sites at bizjournals.com
10:18AM  Dow Steps Back From 20,000 as Crude Selloff Weighs on Energy Sector
10:12AM  McDonald's sells most of its China business; Fiat Chrysler invests big in US; VCA shares are howling on Mars deal
09:25AM  Mars buying pet health care company VCA in $7.7B deal
09:20AM  The Company That Makes M&Ms Will Now Dominate Pet Care Industry
09:18AM  VCA (WOOF) ALERT: Johnson & Weaver, LLP Launches an Investigation into the Fairness of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of VCA Inc.; Is $93 a Fair Price? PR Newswire
08:47AM  Stock Futures Mostly Lower as Crude Oil Slides Below $53
08:30AM  Mars buying VCA for $7.7B
08:24AM  Mars is buying a pet health company for $9.1 billion
08:24AM  Petcare company VCA to be bought by Mars in a $9.1 billion deal at MarketWatch
08:16AM  Mars to buy pet health care provider VCA for $7.7 bln
08:00AM  Mars, Incorporated to Acquire VCA Inc. PR Newswire
Jan-05-17 06:26PM  VCA Inc. to Report Fourth Quarter 2016 Financial Results GlobeNewswire
Dec-22-16 06:14PM  Health Care Companies Showing Good Defensive Potential
Dec-16-16 04:10PM  Are You Monitoring This Potential Medical-Stock Breakout?
Dec-15-16 10:24AM  GoBio Or Go Home: Top Medical Stock BioTelemetry Tests Buy Point
Dec-14-16 11:17AM  VCA, Inc. Value Analysis (NASDAQ:WOOF) : December 14, 2016
06:00AM  Innovative Pet Food Pantry Program Allows Families to Keep Their Pets During Hard Financial Times Business Wire
Dec-13-16 07:13AM  VCA, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WOOF-US : December 13, 2016
Dec-12-16 04:37PM  WOOF: Health Care Without the Drama
Dec-01-16 08:00AM  VCA Honored with Corporate Excellence Award by Western University of Health Sciences Business Wire
Nov-30-16 01:28PM  ETFs with exposure to VCA, Inc. : November 30, 2016
Nov-29-16 04:38AM  Is VCA Inc (WOOF) A Good Stock To Buy? at Insider Monkey
Nov-16-16 12:00PM  VCA Animal Hospitals Offers Free Boarding for Pets Affected by Wildfires in Tennessee and North Georgia Business Wire
Nov-15-16 01:04PM  VCA INC Financials
Nov-14-16 02:42PM  ETFs with exposure to VCA, Inc. : November 14, 2016 +5.03%
Nov-07-16 07:21PM  VCA Inc. to Present at Piper Jaffray 28th Annual Healthcare Conference GlobeNewswire
02:06PM  VCA INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
Nov-04-16 08:00AM  NAVTA and VCA Announce 2017 Membership Business Wire
Nov-01-16 08:41AM  Love Your Pet? Here's How to Make Money on the Booming Pet Business at Motley Fool
Oct-31-16 02:19PM  ETFs with exposure to VCA, Inc. : October 31, 2016
Oct-28-16 11:17AM  VCA, Inc. :WOOF-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : October 28, 2016
Oct-26-16 01:16PM  Edited Transcript of WOOF earnings conference call or presentation 26-Oct-16 1:00pm GMT
09:30AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Universal Health Services, VCA, Chemed and PAREXEL International
08:12AM  VCA misses Street 3Q forecasts
08:01AM  VCA INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits
08:00AM  VCA Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results and Re-Affirms Financial Guidance for 2016 GlobeNewswire
07:07AM  Q3 2016 VCA Inc Earnings Release - 08:00 am ET
Oct-25-16 10:52AM  Will Teladoc (TDOC) Show Any Improvement in Q3 Earnings?
08:08AM  Healthcare Earnings to Watch on Oct 26: UHS, WOOF, CHE, PRXL
Oct-24-16 02:15PM  VCA Inc. to Present at Stifel 2016 Healthcare Conference GlobeNewswire
Oct-18-16 09:59AM  UnitedHealth (UNH) Beats on Earnings in Q3, Guides Higher
Oct-13-16 12:29PM  5 Healthcare Players Poised to Beat Q3 Earnings Estimates
Oct-11-16 08:15AM  VCA, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WOOF-US : October 11, 2016
Oct-10-16 06:11PM  VCA Inc. to Present at 25th Annual Credit Suisse Healthcare Conference GlobeNewswire
Oct-03-16 07:00AM  VCA West Coast Specialty and Emergency Animal Hospital Hosts Grand Opening Celebration Business Wire
Sep-27-16 08:11PM  VCA Animal Hospitals Offers Free Boarding for Pets Affected by Wildfires in the Santa Cruz Mountains Business Wire
Sep-22-16 09:47AM  Is This Stock Your Best Hedge Against Your Pet's Veterinary Bills? at Motley Fool
Sep-15-16 08:00PM  VCA Inc. to Report Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results GlobeNewswire
Sep-13-16 12:03PM  VCA, Inc. Value Analysis (NASDAQ:WOOF) : September 13, 2016
Sep-12-16 08:51AM  VCA, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WOOF-US : September 12, 2016
Sep-07-16 06:51PM  INDUSTRY FOCUS // Healthcare // 08-31-2016 at Motley Fool
Sep-06-16 07:42AM  These 5 Rocket Stocks Look Ready for Blastoff
Sep-01-16 10:05AM  Discretionary Stocks Boost the Wells Fargo Growth Fund in YTD 2016
Aug-31-16 12:00PM  ETFs with exposure to VCA, Inc. : August 31, 2016
Aug-24-16 04:06PM  Animal spirits: consumers' devotion lifts pet-care stocks
08:31AM  Acadia Healthcare (ACHC): Strong Sell on Weak FY16 View
Aug-23-16 06:17PM  VCA Animal Hospitals Offers Free Boarding for Pets Affected by Wildfires near Spokane, Washington Business Wire
Aug-19-16 05:53PM  VCA Animal Hospitals Offers Free Boarding for Pets Affected by Blue Cut Fire in Southern California Business Wire
Aug-16-16 03:59PM  Canaccord Fireside Chat Takeaways For Abaxis, Heska
Aug-15-16 04:48PM  VCA Inc. to Present at CL King's 14th Annual Best Ideas Conference GlobeNewswire
Aug-12-16 02:49PM  ETFs with exposure to VCA, Inc. : August 12, 2016
Aug-10-16 09:30AM  Zacks.com featured highlights: Acacia Research, Smith & Wesson, VCA, Restaurant Brands International and American Financial Group
Aug-09-16 02:41PM  Winning Stock Picks from the Top 5 Industries with the Biggest Job Growth
11:04AM  VCA, Inc. :WOOF-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 9, 2016
Aug-05-16 12:38PM  VCA INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
VCA Inc. operates as an animal healthcare company in the United States and Canada. It operates in two segments, Animal Hospital and Laboratory. The Animal Hospital segment offers general medical and surgical services for companion animals, as well as specialized treatments comprising diagnostic, internal medicine, oncology, neurology, endocrinology, ophthalmology, dermatology, and cardiology services; and sells related retail and pharmaceutical products. It also provides specialty pet products, including pet food, vitamins, therapeutic shampoos and conditioners, flea collars and sprays, and other accessory products; and additional services, such as grooming, bathing, and boarding services. In addition, this segment performs various pet wellness programs, such as health examinations, diagnostic testing, routine vaccinations, spaying, neutering, and dental care. As of December 31, 2015, it operated or managed 682 animal hospitals. The Laboratory segment offers testing and consulting services used by veterinarians in the detection, diagnosis, evaluation, monitoring, treatment, and prevention of diseases and other conditions affecting animals. This segment serves animal hospitals, animal practices, universities, and other government organizations. It operated a network of 60 laboratories. VCA Inc. also sells digital radiography and ultrasound imaging equipment, related computer hardware, software, and ancillary services to the veterinary market, as well as provides education and training, consulting, and mobile imaging services; and franchises pet services, including dog day care, overnight boarding, grooming, and other ancillary services at pet care facilities. The company was formerly known as VCA Antech, Inc. and changed its name to VCA Inc. in June 2014. VCA Inc. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, California.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
ANTIN ARTHUR JCOO & Senior VPSep 16Option Exercise18.9434,000643,96089,691Sep 19 06:00 PM
ANTIN ARTHUR JCOO & Senior VPSep 16Sale69.0312,372854,027291,569Sep 19 06:00 PM
ANTIN ARTHUR JCOO & Senior VPSep 16Sale69.0321,6281,492,95968,063Sep 19 06:00 PM
TAUBER NEILSenior VPSep 09Option Exercise18.9436,978700,363159,223Sep 13 04:31 PM
Drake JoshPresident, Antech DiagnosticsSep 06Option Exercise18.948,584162,58164,572Sep 08 07:00 PM
Drake JoshPresident, Antech DiagnosticsSep 06Sale72.0114,5841,050,23849,988Sep 08 07:00 PM
FULLER TOMAS WCFO, VP & SecretarySep 01Option Exercise18.9447,544900,48391,040Sep 06 04:30 PM
FULLER TOMAS WCFO, VP & SecretarySep 01Sale70.5915,5671,098,859225,735Sep 06 04:30 PM
FULLER TOMAS WCFO, VP & SecretarySep 01Sale70.5931,9772,257,22459,063Sep 06 04:30 PM
CHICKERING JOHN B JRDirectorAug 04Sale70.852,302163,10110,992Aug 05 04:15 PM
Drake JoshPresident, Antech DiagnosticsJun 08Sale66.052,091138,11159,698Jun 10 04:15 PM
TAUBER NEILSenior VPMay 24Sale64.2547,7833,070,153126,378May 24 05:52 PM
TAUBER NEILSenior VPMay 23Sale64.082,217142,074174,161May 24 05:52 PM