Analysts See $0.35 EPS for Patterson Companies, Inc. (PDCO)

August 13, 2018 - By Yee Bell

Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) LogoInvestors sentiment increased to 1.26 in 2018 Q1. Its up 0.26, from 1 in 2017Q4. It increased, as 68 investors sold Patterson Companies, Inc. shares while 74 reduced holdings. 48 funds opened positions while 131 raised stakes. 82.52 million shares or 5.42% less from 87.24 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Price T Rowe Assoc Md holds 6.99 million shares. Moreover, Hsbc Public Limited Company has 0% invested in Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO). Benjamin F Edwards And Inc reported 0.02% of its portfolio in Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO). Fairpointe Cap Ltd Liability Corp has invested 2.23% in Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO). Element Mgmt Ltd reported 51,030 shares. Tokio Marine Asset Mngmt Ltd holds 0.04% in Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) or 9,200 shares. Leuthold Grp Inc Limited Company has invested 0.07% in Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO). Los Angeles Cap Mgmt And Equity Rech reported 0.02% in Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO). Moreover, Bahl Gaynor has 0.01% invested in Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO). Mutual Of America Ltd Liability Corporation reported 67,313 shares. Inv Counselors Of Maryland Limited Liability Com reported 3,984 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Swiss Retail Bank holds 0% or 150,100 shares. Srb Corporation invested in 6,540 shares. Amalgamated Bancorp reported 0.01% in Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO). 41,438 were reported by Bridgewater Assocs Ltd Partnership.

Analysts expect Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) to report $0.35 EPS on August, 23.They anticipate $0.09 EPS change or 20.45 % from last quarter’s $0.44 EPS. PDCO’s profit would be $32.68M giving it 16.04 P/E if the $0.35 EPS is correct. After having $0.30 EPS previously, Patterson Companies, Inc.’s analysts see 16.67 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 0.66% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $22.45. About 1.18M shares traded. Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) has declined 51.53% since August 13, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 64.10% the S&P500.

Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) Ratings Coverage

Among 13 analysts covering Patterson Companies Inc (NASDAQ:PDCO), 2 have Buy rating, 6 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 15% are positive. Patterson Companies Inc had 18 analyst reports since February 15, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Morgan Stanley maintained the shares of PDCO in report on Friday, March 2 with “Underweight” rating. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Hold” on Tuesday, March 6. The stock has “Underweight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Friday, June 22. The company was maintained on Tuesday, April 3 by Piper Jaffray. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of PDCO in report on Thursday, March 1 with “Hold” rating. The rating was downgraded by Evercore to “Sell” on Thursday, March 1. Piper Jaffray maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, March 1 report. The company was upgraded on Friday, April 6 by Craig Hallum. On Tuesday, May 29 the stock rating was maintained by Bank of America with “Underperform”. The rating was maintained by Northcoast with “Buy” on Thursday, March 1.

Patterson Companies, Inc. distributes and sells dental and animal health products in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Canada. The company has market cap of $2.10 billion. It operates through Dental and Animal Health divisions. It has a 10.39 P/E ratio. The company's Dental segment offers consumable products, such as infection control, restorative materials, hand instruments, and sterilization products; basic and advanced technology dental equipment; patient education systems; and office forms and stationery.

More news for Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) were recently published by: Seekingalpha.com, which released: “Patterson Companies Is Worth A Look” on July 23, 2018. Businesswire.com‘s article titled: “Patterson Companies First-Quarter Fiscal 2019 Conference Call Scheduled for Thursday, August 30, 2018” and published on August 09, 2018 is yet another important article.

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