Patterson Cos. Inc. (PDCO)

17.37
0.08 0.46
NASDAQ : Distribution Services
Prev Close 17.45
Open 17.64
Day Low/High 17.27 / 17.70
52 Wk Low/High 15.73 / 26.60
Volume 1.24M
Avg Volume 1.19M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 95.55M
Market Cap 1.67B
EPS 0.90
P/E Ratio 13.76
Div & Yield 1.04 (6.00%)

Latest News

Video: Jim Cramer on What Industry Amazon May Take on Next

Video: Jim Cramer on What Industry Amazon May Take on Next

TheStreet's founder and Action Alerts PLUS Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer responds to a Morgan Stanley note, in which the firm reduced estimates for Patterson Companies PDCO and Henry Schein HSIC, on worries of Amazon entering the dental equipment space

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (Monday Edition)

"If you work for a living, why do you kill yourself working?" -- Tuco, The Ugly: "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" There was plenty of sector rotation today (but little overall movement), so let's move to the abbreviated Monarch Notes form of "Takeaw...

Patterson upgraded at Piper

Day Ahead: Rally on Fed Hopes

William Dudley's comments cheered investors up.

Cramer: Oil-and-Gas vs. Everything Else

Reams of stocks make sense on a pullback. And what looks bad? Anything even remotely connected to oil and gas.

Cramer: Stocks That Stand Out

There's a powerful collection of "what's working."

Little Things Matter

Watch the small deals because they can be transformative.

Paterson downgraded at Stifel

Dental Data

Goldman on PDCO. This morning, Goldman issued a Sell recommendation on dental distributor Patterson Companies (PDCO). PDCO shares have been weak after a 2Q 2014 revenue miss, owing to soft dental equipment sales (even though the comparison was easy)...

Patterson Cos downgraded at UBS

Patterson upgraded at ISI

From the Street of Dreams

Here is what Wall Street analysts are up to this morning. Analysts' actions: Lowe's (LOW) is downgraded to Neutral at Oppenheimer. Patterson Companies' (PDCO) price target is raised by $3, to $44, by Stifel. Schwab (SCHW) and TD Ameritrade (AMTD) ar...

Patterson Dental upgraded at ISI

Adding to Henry Schein Short

Peer Patterson was downgraded due to weakening dental fundamentals. I am adding to my Henry Schein (HSIC) short. Patterson Companies (PDCO) was downgraded by a brokerage this week based on weakening dental fundamentals.

Patterson Dental downgraded at Piper

Patterson upgraded at UBS

Patterson downgraded at Goldman

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.

Walk Your Portfolio to the Vet

These solid pet-care names all warrant a closer look.

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...

Anti-Dentite (Part Deux)

Patterson Companies (PDCO) reported good earnings but lowered the top end of its 2012 view.

What to Own and How Much

I continue to believe that quality companies are on sale.

What to Own and How Much

I continue to believe that quality companies are on sale. So far, the Cassandras' predictions of global collapse and failure have been proven false. Some of the most notorious bears are now turning bullish and revising their forecasts to the positiv...

Remaining Shorts

I'm still short Groupon, Patterson Companies, Pitney Bowes and Henry Schein -- and that's it. My only remaining individual company shorts are Groupon (GRPN), Patterson Companies (PDCO), Pitney Bowes (PBI) and Henry Schein (HSIC).

Favorite Long and Short Sectors

My favorite sector to buy is the life insurers, and my favorite sector to short is dental. Favorite long sector: life insurance. Favorite short sector: dental.