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Patterson Companies Inc PDCO Stock Quote

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NASDAQ: PDCO

Last close prices updated as of Jan 27, 2023, 4:00 PM EST | USD | BATS BZX Real-Time Price
  • Last Close 30.43
  • Sector Healthcare
  • Industry Medical Distribution
  • Investment Style Small Value
  • Day Range 30.29  –  30.69
  • Year Range 23.87  –  35.29
  • Market Cap 2.9538 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 539,086.0 /  673,372.8
  • Price / Sales 0.47
  • Price / Book 2.84
  • Forward Div Yield 3.65%
  • Trailing Div Yield 3.42%

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Company Profile PDCO

Business Description

Patterson Companies Inc is a leading dental distributor and wholesaler of consumable products and equipment operating through two business segments, Patterson Dental and Patterson Animal Health. The firm offers dental and veterinary practice management products, including office software products, and technical, financial, and educational services, primarily to two highly fragmented market segments throughout the U.S. and Canada. The company began as a dental distributor in 1877 and expanded to become a major supplier of animal health products to vets and production companies through the acquisition of Animal Health International in 2015. Patterson also has a presence in the U.K. animal health market.

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1031 Mendota Heights Road
Saint Paul, MN, 55120
Industry Medical Distribution
Employees 7,700

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FAQs for Patterson Companies Inc Stock

Yes. PDCO has a forward dividend yield of 3.65%. See PDCO’s full dividends and stock split history on the Dividend tab.
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PDCO’s market cap is 2.95 Bil.
Market capitalization is calculated by taking a company’s share price and multiplying it by the total number of shares. It’s often used to measure a company’s size. In the Morningstar Style Box, large-cap names account for the largest 70% of U.S. stocks, mid-cap names account for the largest 70–90%, and small-cap names are the remaining 10% of companies.

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PDCO’s stock style is Small Value.
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High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.

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PDCO’s price/sales is 0.47.
Price/sales represents the amount an investor is willing to pay for a dollar generated from a particular company’s sales or revenues.

PDCO’s price/forward earnings is 11.68.
Forward P/E gives some indication of how cheap or expensive a stock is compared with consensus earnings estimates. The lower the Forward P/E, the cheaper the stock.

PDCO’s price/book is 2.84.
Price/book ratio can tell investors approximately how much they’re paying for a company’s assets, based on historical, rather than current, valuations. Historical valuations generally do not reflect a company’s current market value. Value investors frequently look for companies that have low price/book ratios.

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PDCO’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
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