Henry Schein Inc. (HSIC)

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NASDAQ : Distribution Services
Prev Close 68.68
Open 68.60
Day Low/High 68.17 / 68.86
52 Wk Low/High 56.58 / 72.81
Volume 1.08M
Avg Volume 1.02M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 146.74M
Market Cap 10.08B
EPS 3.50
P/E Ratio 17.48
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Big Ones

Here are my biggest recent portfolio moves. My biggest long and short plays over the past week: My largest equity long purchase in the last week -- Northwest Bancshares (NWBI). My largest new equity long purchase in the last week -- Apple (AAPL). My...

How to Play EU Weakness

My favorite way is to short Henry Schein. If Europe continues to deteriorate, my favorite way to play EU weakness is to short Henry Schein (HSIC).

Levels

Currently, only nine out of 74 stocks I have mentioned recently are eligible to buy, down from 19 out of 74 in late December. Jerry (Jerry Seinfeld): (To Kramer and Morty) What is this about? Kramer (Michael Richards): I'm completely changing the co...

Short Book

Here's a look at my remaining individual equity shorts. My remaining individual equity shorts include American Express (AXP), Bridgepoint Education (BPI), Goldman Sachs (GS), Grand Canyon Education (LOPE), Groupon (GRPN), Henry Schein (HSIC).

Henry Schein upgraded at ISI

Holding a Few Short Positions

Here are five at the moment. Beyond my bond short, I have but five individual equity shorts -- American Express (AXP), Bridgepoint Education (BPI), Grand Canyon Education (LOPE) (common and puts), Groupon (GRPN) and Henry Schein (HSIC).

Levels

Currently, 19 out of 74 stocks I have mentioned recently are eligible to buy, up from 13 out of 71 in early November. Jerry (Jerry Seinfeld): (To Kramer and Morty) What is this about? Kramer (Michael Richards): I'm completely changing the configurat...

The Lonely Short

The only stock short of the day today is an add on to Henry Schein (HSIC).

Added to Two Shorts

They are Grand Canyon Education and Henry Schein. I have added to my shorts in Grand Canyon Education (LOPE) and Henry Schein (HSIC) today.

Favorite Long and Short

My favorite long is Procter & Gamble, and my favorite short is Henry Schein. Favorite long: Procter & Gamble (PG). Favorite short: Henry Schein (HSIC).

Levels

Currently, 13 out of the 71 stocks I have mentioned recently are eligible to buy, up from only three out of 70 two months ago. Jerry (Jerry Seinfeld): (To Kramer and Morty) What is this about? Kramer (Michael Richards): I'm completely changing the c...

Short Look

Here's my short book. My only current shorts are American Express (AXP), Bridgepoint Education (BPI), Grand Canyon Education (LOPE), Groupon (GRPN), Henry Schein (HSIC) and SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY).

Levels

Currently, only three out of the 70 stocks I have mentioned recently are eligible to buy, down considerably from 19 out of 69 in late July. Jerry (Jerry Seinfeld): (To Kramer and Morty) What is this about? Kramer (Michael Richards): I'm completely c...

Henry Schein Has a Cavity

Patterson misses on earnings. Competitor dental distributor Patterson Companies (PDCO) missed on earnings, so Henry Schein (HSIC) has a cavity today.

Henry Schein Is Down

I am staying short. Henry Schein (HSIC), the object of my disaffection in this week's Barron's interview, is down by nearly $2 a share ahead of the release of second-quarter earnings on Thursday. I am staying short.

Recommended Reading (Part Deux)

Run, don't walk, to read my interview in Barron's. This past weekend I was interviewed in Barron's. Here is a preview of the interview. My long ideas included Ocwen (OCN), Oaktree (OAK), Altisource Portfolio Solutions (ASPS, now up $5 today to an al...

Levels

Currently, 19 out of the 69 stocks I have mentioned recently are eligible to buy, down from 42 out of 66 five weeks ago. Below is an updated list of buy levels on selected stocks that I have mentioned on Real Money Pro. Reflecting my downgrade of th...

Short Levels

Where I would add to three existing shorts. I would add to my shorts of Goldman Sachs (GS) at $98-$100, American Express (AXP) at $57-$58 and Henry Schein (HSIC) at $77-$78.

Favorite Long and Short

My favorite long is Prudential, and my favorite short is Henry Schein. Favorite long: Prudential (PRU). Favorite short: Henry Schein (HSIC).

Taking In Two Short (Some)

They are Henry Schein and AmEx. I am taking in some of my Henry Schein (HSIC) and some of my American Express (AXP) shorts.

From the Street of Dreams (Part Deux)

Henry Schein receives an Underweight. Henry Schein (HSIC), a long-term short, is down on an Underweight rating on Wall Street (still trying to find out which firm).

Pressing Some Shorts

They include Darden, AmEx and Henry Schein. I  am averaging up on three shorts now: Darden Restaurants (DRI); American Express (AXP); and Henry Schein (HSIC).

Pressing Some Shorts

They include Darden, Henry Schein and AmEx. I am pressing shorts from late last week -- Darden Restaurants (DRI), Henry Schein (HSIC) and American Express (AXP).

Shorting

So far today, I have shorted Darden, AmEx and Henry Schein. I have made no buys today, but I have shorted Darden Restaurants (DRI), American Express (AXP) and Henry Schein (HSIC).

Short Shots

I am back shorting AmEx and adding to my Henery Schein short. I am reestablishing my short in American Express (AXP) and adding to my Henry Schein (HSIC) short now.

Favorite Short Coming Down

Henry Schein is acting in my favor today. One of my favorite shorts, Henry Schein (HSIC), is coming down to earth today.

Two Sides of Europe's 'Coin'

if you are looking for a "conservative" way to short Europe, consider shorting Henry Schein (HSIC) (a serial acquiror which has a meaningful exposure to that region). if you are looking for a "conservative" way to go long Europe (on the hope that th...

Tough to Find Favorable Shorts

I haven't been able to find any with a favorable risk/reward. I have been looking for short ideas, but I haven't been able to find any with a favorable risk/reward. I have small and inconsequential short positions in Bridgepoint Education (BPI), Gra...

Favorite Long and Short

My favorite long is Ocwen, and my favorite short is Henry Schein. Favorite long: Ocwen (OCN). Favorite short: Henry Schein (HSIC).

Earnings of Interest

Many holdings have reported, or are scheduled to report, this week. Here is a quick review of the earnings that have been reported or will be reported in the coming days this week: Bridgepoint Education (BPI), a short, had a wide miss. I am reviewin...