Heska Corporation (HSKA) : Heska Corporation (HSKA) had a healthy money flow of $0.28 million into the stock during the Fridays trading session. The value of bullish trades on upticks was $0.4 million, whereas, investors only sold shares worth $0.11 million on downticks. The stock closed the day with an up-down ratio of 3.44.The money flow in the block trades to the tune of $0 million shows that the bulls were dominant, the large players used the weakness in the stock to accumulate it for the long-term. $0 million worth of transactions were on upticks. Heska Corporation (HSKA) stock slid $0.5 intraday and traded at 52.26, a change of -0.95% over previous days close. However, for the week, the company shares are 1.28% compared to previous weeks close.
The company Insiders own 15.3% of Heska Corporation shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -39.04% . Institutional Investors own 69.89% of Heska Corporation shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -50.27%.
In a related news, Napolitano Jason A, officer (COO, CFO, EVP and Secretary) of Heska Corp, unloaded 5,000 shares at an average price of $52.54 on September 1, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $262,700, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Heska Corporation (NASDAQ:HSKA): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $51.8 and the intraday high of $52.85 after having opened at $52.85 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $52.85, a loss of -0.51%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 71,097 shares. The stock failed to cross $52.85 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $52.76.
Heska Corporation (HSKA) : Traders are bullish on Heska Corporation (HSKA) as it has outperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin of 5.88% in the past 4 weeks. The bullishness in the stock continues even in the near-term as the stock has returned an impressive 1.21%, relative to the S&P 500. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 1.72% in the last 1 week, and is up 5.74% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.
Heska Corporation develops, manufactures, markets, sells and supports veterinary products. The Company is focused on the canine and feline companion animal health markets. The Company operates in two segments: Core Companion Animal Health and Other Vaccines Pharmaceuticals and Products. The Core Companion Animal Health segment (CCA) includes, primarily for canine and feline use, blood testing instruments and supplies, digital imaging products, software and services, and single use products and services, such as heartworm diagnostic tests, heartworm preventive products, allergy immunotherapy products and allergy testing. The Other Vaccines, Pharmaceuticals and Products segment (OVP) includes private label vaccine and pharmaceutical production, primarily for cattle but also for other animals including small mammals.