VCA is outperforming the DOW and NASDAQ. It first quarter earnings are coming out on April 22. I am betting its price rising in the face of that day portends a good earnings/profit report.
Join me. Buy a few shares online through Scottrade. Any purchase costs $7.00. Sometimes your bank has online trading and you can do it there for free.
Together we can go to stockholder meetings and become gadflies forcing them to develop a social conscience. (Fat chance--but we can have fun with them and maybe exact some compromise)