VCA Inc (WOOF) : Ardevora Asset Management Llp scooped up 16,400 additional shares in VCA Inc during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 8, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 430,900 shares of VCA Inc which is valued at $31,279,031.VCA Inc makes up approximately 1.24% of Ardevora Asset Management Llp’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Stephens Inc Ar boosted its stake in WOOF in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 1,535 additional shares and now holds a total of 6,498 shares of VCA Inc which is valued at $465,257. VCA Inc makes up approx 0.02% of Stephens Inc Ar’s portfolio.Essex Investment Management Co reduced its stake in WOOF by selling 138 shares or 2.05% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 6,587 shares of WOOF which is valued at $456,611. VCA Inc makes up approx 0.07% of Essex Investment Management Co’s portfolio. Acadian Asset Management sold out all of its stake in WOOF during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 1,822 shares of WOOF which is valued $125,809.River Mercantile Asset Management Llp boosted its stake in WOOF in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 2,800 additional shares and now holds a total of 13,800 shares of VCA Inc which is valued at $943,230. VCA Inc makes up approx 0.38% of River Mercantile Asset Management Llp’s portfolio.
VCA Inc opened for trading at $72.87 and hit $73.655 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $73.39, with a gain of 1.33% or 0.96 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 6,64,902 shares. Company has a market cap of $5,935 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.