VCA Inc (WOOF) : A.r. Schmeidler reduced its stake in VCA Inc by 5.48% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 160,798 shares of VCA Inc which is valued at $11,646,599 after selling 9,315 shares in VCA Inc , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 10, 2016.VCA Inc makes up approximately 2.54% of A.r. Schmeidler’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Blackrock Investment Management boosted its stake in WOOF in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 4,359 additional shares and now holds a total of 229,549 shares of VCA Inc which is valued at $16,626,234. VCA Inc makes up approx 0.02% of Blackrock Investment Management’s portfolio.Advisors Asset Management reduced its stake in WOOF by selling 100 shares or 4.55% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 2,100 shares of WOOF which is valued at $152,439.Mutual Of America Capital Management boosted its stake in WOOF in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 3,124 additional shares and now holds a total of 59,961 shares of VCA Inc which is valued at $4,231,448. VCA Inc makes up approx 0.09% of Mutual Of America Capital Management’s portfolio.Solaris Asset Management reduced its stake in WOOF by selling 25 shares or 1.79% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 1,375 shares of WOOF which is valued at $95,315. VCA Inc makes up approx 0.07% of Solaris Asset Management’s portfolio.
VCA Inc opened for trading at $71.69 and hit $73.2 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $71.98, with a gain of 0.39% or 0.28 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 4,10,121 shares. Company has a market cap of $5,821 M.
On the company’s financial health, VCA Inc reported $0.87 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.05 according to the earnings call on Jul 27, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.82. The company had revenue of $653.49 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $637.18 million. The company’s revenue was up 19.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.70 EPS.
VCA Inc. is a national animal healthcare company operating in the United States and Canada. The Company operates in two segments: animal hospital and laboratory. The Company provides veterinary services and diagnostic testing to support veterinary care and also sells diagnostic imaging equipment and other medical technology products and related services to the veterinary market. The Company provides communication marketing solutions and other services to the veterinary community. The Company’s animal hospital offer general medical and surgical services pharmaceutical products and performs pet wellness programs. The Company’s communication and marketing solutions business provides services to veterinary practices pharmaceutical manufacturers and the pet owning community. The Company’s network of veterinary diagnostic laboratories provides sophisticated testing and consulting services.