Personal Services Stocks Technical Reports -- H&R Block, Weight Watchers, Service Corp., and VCA Inc.

Oct 05, 2016, 09:22 ET from Chelmsford Park SA

NEW YORK, October 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- draws investors' attention to the Personal Services space which is engaged in a broad range of services including counseling, legal, laundry, automotive, and daycare services. Companies in this industry offer slightly higher dividend yields than the wider market on average. Here are this morning's lineup: H&R Block Inc. (NYSE: HRB), Weight Watchers International Inc. (NYSE: WTW), Service Corporation International (NYSE: SCI), and VCA Inc. (NASDAQ: WOOF). Today's research reports on the aforementioned stocks are downloadable for free upon registration at:

H&R Block

Kansas City, Missouri headquartered H&R Block Inc.'s stock finished Tuesday's session 1.01% lower at $22.59, with a total trading volume of 2.16 million shares. The Company's shares have advanced 5.40% in the past month. The stock is trading below its 50-day moving average by 2.36%. Furthermore, shares of H&R Block, which through its subsidiaries, provides tax preparation and other services to the general public primarily in the US, Canada, and Australia, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 47.64.

On September 29th, 2016, H&R Block announced that it will offer the millions of taxpayers who use an individual taxpayer identification number (ITIN) a free ITIN renewal before the 2017 tax season begins. The 23.1 million ITINs issued since 1996 will start expiring as early as January 2017 due to the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes (PATH) Act enacted in December 2015. Visit us today and access our complete research report on HRB at:

Weight Watchers Intl. 

On Tuesday, shares in New York headquartered Weight Watchers International Inc. ended the session at $10.61, up 0.38%. The stock recorded a trading volume of 635,546 shares. The Company's shares have gained 3.41% in the last one month. The stock is trading 1.44% below its 50-day moving average. Moreover, shares of Weight Watchers International, which provides weight management services worldwide, have an RSI of 54.88.

On September 12th, 2016, the company announced that it is commencing a search for a new CEO to lead the next stage of its growth. James Chambers has notified the Board of Directors of his resignation as Chief Executive Officer, effective September 30th, 2016, and as a Director of the Company. To lead the company until a permanent CEO is appointed, the Board announced the creation of an interim Office of the Chief Executive Officer. The three members of the Office of the CEO are Nicholas Hotchkin, Chief Financial Officer, Thilo Semmelbauer, Director, and Christopher Sobecki, Director. The complimentary report on WTW can be downloaded at:

Service Corp. 

Houston, Texas headquartered Service Corporation International's stock ended yesterday's session 0.61% lower at $26.28, with a total trading volume of 481,317 shares. The Company's shares have advanced 2.52% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading 2.87% above its 200-day moving average. Additionally, shares of Service Corporation International, which together with its subsidiaries, provides deathcare products and services in the US and Canada, have an RSI of 46.15.

On September 30th, 2016, research firm Bank of America/Merrill resumed its 'Buy' rating on the Company's stock, issuing a target price of $32 per share. Register for free on and access the latest research report on SCI at:

VCA Inc. 

At the close on Tuesday, shares in Los Angeles, California headquartered VCA Inc. recorded a trading volume of 645,583 shares, which was above their three months average volume of 583,730 shares. The stock finished 1.62% lower at $68.69. The Company's shares have gained 4.49% in the previous three months and 24.89% since the start of this year. The stock is trading above its 200-day moving average by 11.54%. Furthermore, shares of VCA, which operates as an animal healthcare company in the US and Canada, have an RSI of 45.17.

On September 15th, 2016, VCA announced that it will report financial results for Q3 2016 on October 26th, 2016, at 8:00 a.m. ET. The company will host a conference call and webcast beginning at 9:00 a.m. ET on that day.

On September 29th, 2016, research firm Bank of America/Merrill resumed its 'Buy' rating on the Company's stock. Get free access to your research report on WOOF at:


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