Insider Trading Roundup: Patterson Companies, Inc. $PDCO

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Patterson Companies, Inc. (PDCO) insider have most recently took part in a trading activity. On Nov 24, 2017 Buck John D, Director bought 2,834 shares having total worth of $98,992 at the price of $34.93 per share, following the transaction a total of 54,627 shares owned by Buck John D. Before this latest buy, Buck John D purchased PDCO at 1 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $99,950 at an average of $39.98 per share.

The stock has experienced a total of 1 insider trades in the past three months. These trades include 1 sell activities .Furthermore, over the past 12 months , the stock was traded 12 times by insiders. In 11 of these trades, the insider was a seller while an employee of the company was the buyer in 1 instances.

Time Frame Number of Insider Buy Number of Insider Sell Stock Price Change(%)
3 Month 0 1 -17.92%
12 Month 1 11 -26.03%

Shares of Patterson Companies, Inc. (PDCO) traded down 0.06% on Nov 24, 2017, hitting $35.27. 1,034,118 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Patterson Companies, Inc. has a 52 week low of $33.38 and a 52 week high of $49.83. The company’s market cap is $4,550 million.

Patterson Companies, Inc. (PDCO) last announced its earnings results on Nov 21, 2017. The company reported 0.51 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, lower than the consensus estimate of 0.54 by $0.03. The company had revenue of $1,386 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1,420 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted 0.56 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 2% on a year-over-year basis.

2017-11-21 2017-08-24 2017-05-25 2017-02-23 2016-11-22 2016-08-25 2016-05-26 2016-02-25 2015-11-24 2015-08-27
earnings per share 0.51 0.44 0.69 0.58 0.56 0.51 0.77 0.68 0.56 0.47
Revenue(M) 1386 1304 1445 1397 1418 1332 1454 1401 1389 1143

Patterson Companies, Inc. is a distributor of dental supply in North America, companion animal and equine veterinary supply in USA and rehabilitation and assistive products supply. Its dental business has operations in the United States and Canada. Patterson Dental is a full-service supplier to dentists, dental laboratories, institutions, and other healthcare professionals, provides consumable products (including x-ray film, restorative materials, hand instruments and sterilization products); basic and advanced technology dental equipment; practice management and clinical software; patient education systems; and office forms and stationery. Patterson Dental also offers customers related services including dental equipment installation, maintenance and repair, dental office design and equipment financing. It markets its dental products and services through more than 1,500 direct sales representatives, of which approximately 300 are equipment specialists. Its veterinary supply business is a distributor of veterinary supplies to companion-pet (dogs, cats and other common household pets) and equine veterinary clinics across the United States. Patterson Veterinary provides products and services used for the diagnosis, treatment and/or prevention of diseases in companion animals and equine. Its Rehabilitation Supply supply business is a distributor of rehabilitation medical supplies and equipment. Patterson Medical offers distributed and self-manufactured rehabilitation products to health care professionals. The Company’s products and services are sold under numerous trademarks including PATTERSON, EAGLESOFT, CAESY, SAMMONS PRESTON, KINETEC, TUMBLE FORMS, INTRAVET, and DIA. The Company is subject to regulation by the Federal Food and Drug Administration, the Drug Enforcement Administration and the U.S. Department of Transportation.

William White

William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.

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William White
William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.