VCA Inc. (NASDAQ:WOOF) has a mean price target of $74.76 by market experts. Market leading group First Call has reached this recommendation by considering recommendations of top analysts in the industry. These experts have specified earnings of $0.60 a share for the very next quarter and $2.93 for this year.
The technical study of VCA Inc. demonstrates that the 50-day moving average of VCA Inc. (NASDAQ:WOOF) stock is $71.19, and is trading $-3.10 points away or -4.35% from 50-day moving average of $71.19. It is trading $3.71 or +5.76% away 200-day moving average of $64.38.
The 52-week high of VCA Inc. (NASDAQ:WOOF) was $73.69 while $44.00 is the low mark in the same period. It state VCA Inc. share price has to surge more than $-5.60 to hit 52-week high or drop +54.75% to make a 52-week mark. MA here hints at moving average.
Taking the valuation part to reach the estimation of VCA Inc. , investors apply price-to-earnings ratio, which is shortened as P/E ratio. It weighs equity price by the relative expense of the equity. VCA Inc. (NASDAQ:WOOF) ratio came in at 24.29, after dividing current equity price by yearly earnings. VCA Inc. stock recorded a close of $68.09 in last trading session, registering a market cap of $5.51B.
The price-earnings ratio can be seen as a means of regulating the value of per dollar of earnings through the stock market. In concept, by taking the average of P/E over a period of numerous years, one could frame something of a uniform P/E ratio, which can then be understood as a benchmark and utilized to indicate whether or not a share is worth buying.
Investors estimate the Price-to-Earnings-Growth ratio to catch up with a clear view on the firm valuation. For stocks with higher PEG ratio, they are considered as sell option. The undervalued equity displays PEG ratio of 0 or 1. On contrary, the fairly valued equity has ratio of 1 and 2. VCA Inc. (NASDAQ:WOOF) PEG ratio is at 1.87.
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