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The Year To Date (YTD) return is -3.38%.
The 52 Week Low stock price is 32.07 set on Tue, Nov 21, 2017 which is 60 days ago.
The current price per share is 14.13% above the 52 week low.
The 52 Week High stock price is $48.29 set on Wed, Jun 28, 2017 which is 206 days ago.
The current price per share is -24.21% below the 52 week high.
The All Time High stock price is $53.85 set on Tue, May 24, 2005 which is 4,624 days ago.
The current price per share is -32.03% below the all time high.
The Patterson 5 year stock chart shows the historical prices over the previous 60 months.
The Patterson 1 year stock chart shows the historical prices over the previous 12 months.
The 50 Day Moving Average is at $41.14 which is 11.04% above the stock price of $36.60.
The 200 Day Moving Average is at 42.87 which is 14.63% above the stock price of $36.60.
Because both the 50 DMA and 200 DMA are above the current stock price, this can be considered a bearish technical indicator.
Since the stock price is very far from both moving averages, a price retracement towards the moving averages should not be unexpected.
Patterson Cos Inc is a Health Care stock that trades on the NASDAQ and has a market capitalization of $3.53 Billion.
Patterson Companies, Inc. is a value-added distributor focused on providing a customer experience to professionals in the dental and animal health markets. The Company operates through three segments: dental, animal health and corporate. Dental and Animal health are strategic business units that offer similar products and services to different customer bases. Dental provides a virtually complete range of consumable dental products, equipment and software and turnkey digital solutions. In addition it provides value-added services to dentists, dental laboratories, institutions and other healthcare professionals throughout North America. Animal health is a leading, full-line distributor of animal health products, services and technologies. Corporate segment is comprised of general and administrative expenses, including home office support costs in areas such as information technology, finance, legal, human resources and facilities.
For more information and analysis about Patterson Cos Inc, visit their web site at http://www.pattersoncompanies.com. For a real time price lookup on this ticker, PDCO, visit Google Finance and Bloomberg.
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The EPS is $1.70.
The P/E Ratio is 21.54%.
Patterson has a relatively low price to earnings ratio compared to the overal S&P 500 average, which is about 25%.
Some investors look for very low p/e stocks with the hopes of investing in an undervalued stock. Of course, this is just one factor to consider.
The Earnings Release Date was Tue, Nov 21, 2017.
Since this earnings release 60 days ago, the stock price is up by +5.11%.
Many investors know the importance of a companies earnings report. Also, the market reaction to the earnings release can be even more important and can help in making a prediction of a future price forecast of the shares.
A significant post earnings announcement percentage move can continue or reverse an existing trend for several days or weeks after the earnings date.
The next Earnings Release Date is on Thu, Feb 22, 2018, which is in 33 days.
The Annual Dividend Yield is 2.84%.
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Since the Ex-Date on Thu, Jan 11, 2018, 9 days ago, the stock price is down by -0.19%. (The next ex-dividend date will be around Wed, Apr 11, 2018.)
The Pay Date is Fri, Jan 26, 2018 which is in 6 days.
Investors should understand the dividend history of a company. Dividend history will show the dividend payments disbursed to investors over the years.