VCA Inc (WOOF) : Wilbanks Smith Thomas Asset Management reduced its stake in VCA Inc by 4.28% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 44,401 shares of VCA Inc which is valued at $3,215,964 after selling 1,983 shares in VCA Inc , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 11, 2016.VCA Inc makes up approximately 0.32% of Wilbanks Smith Thomas Asset Management’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Perceptive Advisors added WOOF to its portfolio by purchasing 7,940 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $575,094. VCA Inc makes up approx 0.04% of Perceptive Advisors’s portfolio. Allegis Investment Advisors added WOOF to its portfolio by purchasing 11,138 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $808,507. VCA Inc makes up approx 0.39% of Allegis Investment Advisors’s portfolio.Tygh Capital Management reduced its stake in WOOF by selling 19,194 shares or 9.77% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 177,319 shares of WOOF which is valued at $12,696,040. VCA Inc makes up approx 3.37% of Tygh Capital Management’s portfolio. Alta Capital Management added WOOF to its portfolio by purchasing 251,399 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $17,220,832. VCA Inc makes up approx 1.03% of Alta Capital Management’s portfolio.
VCA Inc opened for trading at $72.69 and hit $72.97 on the upside on Tuesday, eventually ending the session at $72.46, with a gain of 0.36% or 0.26 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 2,75,931 shares. Company has a market cap of $5,860 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.