VCA Inc (WOOF) : Brant Point Investment Management scooped up 4,800 additional shares in VCA Inc during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Nov 14, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 221,000 shares of VCA Inc which is valued at $14,110,850.VCA Inc makes up approximately 2.54% of Brant Point Investment Management’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Fil Ltd reduced its stake in WOOF by selling 112,094 shares or 71.05% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 45,678 shares of WOOF which is valued at $2,916,540. VCA Inc makes up approx 0.01% of Fil Ltd’s portfolio.Blackrock Advisors boosted its stake in WOOF in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 199,605 additional shares and now holds a total of 247,405 shares of VCA Inc which is valued at $15,160,978. VCA Inc makes up approx 0.02% of Blackrock Advisors’s portfolio. Kistler-tiffany Companies added WOOF to its portfolio by purchasing 475 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $29,108. VCA Inc makes up approx 0.01% of Kistler-tiffany Companies’s portfolio.Teachers Advisors reduced its stake in WOOF by selling 15,375 shares or 4.04% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 365,653 shares of WOOF which is valued at $22,407,216. VCA Inc makes up approx 0.04% of Teachers Advisors’s portfolio.Ngam Advisors boosted its stake in WOOF in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 3,190 additional shares and now holds a total of 36,828 shares of VCA Inc which is valued at $2,203,051. VCA Inc makes up approx 0.03% of Ngam Advisors’s portfolio.
VCA Inc closed down -0.55 points or -0.84% at $64.84 with 6,42,077 shares getting traded on Monday. Post opening the session at $65.59, the shares hit an intraday low of $64.56 and an intraday high of $66.26 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Monday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, VCA Inc reported $0.79 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.02 based on the information available during the earnings call on Oct 26, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.81. The company had revenue of $656.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $668.39 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 $0.68 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on VCA Inc. The Benchmark Company Initiated VCA Inc on Oct 24, 2016 to “Buy”, Price Target of the shares are set at $90.VCA Inc was Resumed by BofA/Merrill to “Buy” on Sep 29, 2016.
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.