VCA (WOOF) : Investors lapped up stocks on upticks to the tune of $2.78 million in the Thursdays trading session. The trading value on downticks was comparatively at $1.61 million and the uptick to downtick ratio of 1.73 indicates continuous buying by the bulls. The net money flow into the stock was $1.17 million. Upticks saw transactions worth $0.8 clearly indicating buying by large investors. The total money flow for block trades stood at $0.8 million, which is a positive for the stock in the long-term. VCA (WOOF) fell $0.29 during the day at $68.06, a drop of -0.42% over the previous days close. However, for the week, the stock is -0.54%, compared to the previous week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.47% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 3.44%. Shares have rallied 22.65% from its 1 Year high price. On Jul 11, 2016, the shares registered one year high at $68.98 and the one year low was seen on Jan 20, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $65.89 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $58.13.
VCA (NASDAQ:WOOF): The stock opened at $69.00 on Thursday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $69.44 for the day. The stock traded down to $67.64 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $67.77 with a loss of -0.85% for the day. The stock had closed at $68.35 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 576,950 shares.
In an insider trading activity,The officer (President, Antech Diagnostics) of Vca Inc, Drake Josh sold 2,091 shares at $66.05 on June 8, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $138,111. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
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 Companys animal hospital offer general medical and surgical services pharmaceutical products and performs pet wellness programs. The Companys communication and marketing solutions business provides services to veterinary practices pharmaceutical manufacturers and the pet owning community. The Companys network of veterinary diagnostic laboratories provides sophisticated testing and consulting services.