Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) went down by -4.08% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $26.60 and move down -57.21%, while PDCO stocks collected -5.58% of loss with the last five trading sessions.

Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) Worth an Investment?

Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ: PDCO) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 19.58 times of increase in earnings at the present.

PDCO Market Performance

PDCO stocks went down by -5.58% for the week, with the monthly drop of -20.60% and a quarterly performance of -23.20%, while its annual performance rate touched -26.11%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -12.07% for PDCO stocks with the simple moving average of -23.48% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion on Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO)

Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for PDCO stocks, with Wolfe Research repeating the rating for PDCO shares by setting it to “Underperform”. The predicted price for PDCO socks in the upcoming period according to Wolfe Research is $30 based on the research report published on May 30, 2019.

Guggenheim, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see PDCO stock at the price of $30. The rating they have provided for PDCO stocks is “Neutral” according to the report published on April 18, 2019.

UBS gave “Neutral” rating to PDCO stocks, setting the target price at $23 in the report published on January 17, 2019.

PDCO Stocks -20.15% Far from 50 Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought PDCO to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Patterson Companies, Inc. was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -36.39% of loss for the given period.

The stock volatility was left at 3.26%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 3.29%, while the shares sank at the distance of -18.50% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by -23.23% lower at the present time.

In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, PDCO went down by -5.58%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -28.09% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $19.05. In addition, Patterson Companies, Inc. saw -13.94% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further losses.

PDCO Stock Fundamentals

The current profitability levels are settled at +3.11 for the present operating margin and +21.36 for gross margin. The net margin for Patterson Companies, Inc. stands at +1.50. Total capital return value is set at 7.38, while invested capital returns managed to touch 3.65. Equity return holds the value 5.70%, with 2.50% for asset returns.

Based on Patterson Companies, Inc. (PDCO), the company’s capital structure generated 50.72 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 33.65. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 22.92 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 49.10 and long-term debt to capital is 32.58.

EBITDA value lies at +97.30 M with total debt to EBITDA carrying the value of 2.92. The value for Enterprise to Sales is 0.43 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.28. The receivables turnover for Patterson Companies, Inc. is 7.91 with the total asset turnover at the value of 1.65. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.83.