Media coverage about VCA (NASDAQ:WOOF) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. VCA earned a news sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the company an impact score of 45.8130777176787 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.
WOOF has been the topic of a number of research reports. BidaskClub lowered VCA from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 9th. Zacks Investment Research raised VCA from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $104.00 target price on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, August 1st. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $92.60.
VCA (NASDAQ WOOF) opened at $92.99 on Wednesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.78, a quick ratio of 0.83 and a current ratio of 1.01. VCA has a 12-month low of $59.51 and a 12-month high of $93.00.
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VCA Company Profile
VCA Inc is an animal healthcare company operating in the United States and Canada. The Company operates through five segments: animal hospitals (Animal Hospital), veterinary diagnostic laboratories (Laboratory), veterinary medical technology (Medical Technology), Vetstreet and Camp Bow Wow Franchising, Inc (Camp Bow Wow).
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