Witnessing the stock’s movement on the chart, on October 26, 2021, Patterson Companies Inc. (NASDAQ: PDCO) had a quiet start as it plunged -1.08% to $31.03. During the day, the stock rose to $31.45 and sunk to $30.84 before settling in for the price of $31.37 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, PDCO posted a 52-week range of $23.73-$37.37.
The Healthcare Sector giants’ yearly sales growth during the last 5-year period was 1.90%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was -3.20%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 125.80%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $96.86 million, simultaneously with a float of $86.06 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $3.03 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $31.11, while the 200-day Moving Average is $32.02.
Let’s gauge the efficiency of the firm, which has a total of 7800 employees. It has generated 757,957 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 19,998. The stock had 13.66 Receivables turnover and 2.16 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +20.35, operating margin was +3.62 and Pretax Margin of +3.38.
Patterson Companies Inc. (PDCO) Ownership Facts and Figures
Nothing is more important than checking the behaviour of major investors towards the stock of the Medical Distribution industry. Patterson Companies Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 1.10%, in contrast to 87.60% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Jul 06, this organization’s Chief Human Resources Officer sold 77 shares at the rate of 30.28, making the entire transaction reach 2,332 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 41,482. Preceding that transaction, on Jun 14, Company’s VP, General Counsel sold 4,577 for 35.68, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 163,290. This particular insider is now the holder of 85,696 in total.
Patterson Companies Inc. (PDCO) Earnings and Revenue Records
As on 7/30/2021, Multinational firm has announced its last quarter scores, in which it reported $0.43 earnings per share (EPS) for the period topping the consensus outlook (set at $0.37) by $0.06. This company achieved a net margin of +2.64 while generating a return on equity of 17.36. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.54 per share during the current fiscal year.
Patterson Companies Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 125.80% and is forecasted to reach 2.16 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 5.54% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the -3.20% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Patterson Companies Inc. (NASDAQ: PDCO) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Patterson Companies Inc. (PDCO). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 0.80. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.75. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $18.21, and its Beta score is 1.52. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 0.48.
In the same vein, PDCO’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 1.70, a figure that is expected to reach 0.50 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 2.16 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Patterson Companies Inc. (PDCO)
Going through the that latest performance of [Patterson Companies Inc., PDCO]. Its last 5-days volume of 0.48 million was inferior to the volume of 0.84 million it revealed a year ago. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 15.57% While, its Average True Range was 0.73.
Raw Stochastic average of Patterson Companies Inc. (PDCO) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 27.63%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 7.28% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 11.40% that was lower than 31.04% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.