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Consensus Ratings for Cintas (NASDAQ:CTAS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Rating(s), 5 Hold Rating(s), 3 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.10)
Consensus Price Target: $92.50 (5.69% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Cintas (NASDAQ:CTAS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
4/19/2016NomuraInitiated CoverageBuy$102.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/13/2016KeyBancUpgradeSector Weight -> Overweight$106.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/24/2016BarclaysReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/24/2016OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/23/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/23/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingSell$77.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/23/2016RBC CapitalLower Price TargetSector Perform$94.00 -> $92.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/21/2016Sterne Agee CRTInitiated CoverageNeutral$91.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/28/2015Piper JaffrayReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/25/2015Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingSell$80.00 -> $82.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/22/2014William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/22/2014Jefferies GroupSet Price TargetBuy$75.00 -> $90.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/22/2014Barrington ResearchUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/19/2014JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$72.00 -> $84.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/1/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Cintas (NASDAQ:CTAS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/14/2016        
3/22/2016Q316$0.95$1.05$1.20 billion$1.22 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/21/2015Q216$1.00$1.03$1.22 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/24/2015Q116$0.90$0.93$1.17 billion$1.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/16/2015Q415$0.85$0.86$1.15 billion$1.14 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/18/2015Q315$0.78$0.85$1.11 billion$1.11 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/18/2014Q215$0.78$0.86$1.11 billion$1.12 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/29/2014Q115$0.75$0.78$1.10 billion$1.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/15/2014Q414$0.75$0.76$1.17 billion$1.16 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/19/2014Q314$0.69$0.69$1.13 billion$1.13 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/19/2013Q2$0.68$0.70$1.13 billion$1.14 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/19/2013Q114$0.63$0.63$1.10 billion$1.12 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/15/2013Q4 2013$0.70$0.69$1.13 billion$1.13 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/19/2013Q3 2013$0.62$0.60$1.06 billion$1.08 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/20/2012Q2 2013$0.62$0.63$1.06 billion$1.06 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/20/2012Q113$0.60$0.60$1.07 billion$1.05 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/16/2012$0.60$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/20/2012$0.52$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/20/2011$0.48$0.57ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/22/2011$0.47$0.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/19/2011$0.43$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/22/2011$0.36$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/21/2010$0.38$0.38$916.13 million$936.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for Cintas (NASDAQ:CTAS)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20164$0.92$0.94$0.93
Q2 20164$0.98$1.02$1.00
Q3 20161$1.07$1.07$1.07
Q4 20161$1.15$1.15$1.15
Q1 20171$1.06$1.06$1.06
Q2 20171$1.05$1.05$1.05
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Current Dividend Information for Cintas (NASDAQ:CTAS)
Annual Dividend:$1.05
Dividend Yield:1.07%
Payout Ratio:26.05%
Dividend Growth:17.90% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Cintas (NASDAQ:CTAS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
10/15/2015annual$1.051.13%11/4/201511/6/201512/4/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/21/2014special$0.851.21%11/5/201411/7/201412/5/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/23/2013annual$0.641.2%11/6/201311/8/201312/11/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for Cintas (NASDAQ:CTAS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
5/5/2016Gerald S AdolphDirectorSell1,000$90.21$90,210.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/3/2016Paul F AdlerTreasurerSell160$89.58$14,332.80View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/14/2016James Phillip HollomanCOOSell19,376$90.49$1,753,334.24View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/12/2016James Phillip HollomanCOOSell3,731$82.52$307,882.12View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/1/2016Ronald W. TysoeDirectorSell7,008$86.39$605,421.12View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/13/2016James Phillip HollomanCOOSell3,730$84.65$315,744.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/8/2016James Phillip HollomanCOOSell7,462$85.74$639,791.88View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/30/2015James Phillip HollomanCOOSell3,745$80.13$300,086.85View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/23/2015Thomas E FroomanVPSell5,218$83.99$438,259.82View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/23/2014William C GaleCFOSell12,243$79.89$978,093.27View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/22/2014Richard T FarmerChairmanSell102,870$79.81$8,210,054.70View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/19/2014James Phillip HollomanCOOSell6,981$78.30$546,612.30View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/9/2014Ronald W TysoeDirectorSell13,791$69.63$960,267.33View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/3/2014William C GaleCFOSell6,000$69.00$414,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/15/2014James Phillip HollomanCOOSell6,115$65.64$401,388.60View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/2/2014William GaleCFOSell4,000$59.49$237,960.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/26/2014James Phillip HollomanCOOSell9,762$59.17$577,617.54View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/20/2014Thomas FroomanVPSell11,350$60.43$685,880.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/15/2013James Phillip HollomanCOOSell5,800$48.76$282,808.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Cintas (NASDAQ:CTAS)
DateHeadline
06/30/16 03:37 PMRecently Issued Stock Ratings For Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) - Fiscal Standard
06/30/16 03:37 PMShares Touching a Recent High: Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) - Press Telegraph
06/30/16 03:37 PMCintas Corporation (CTAS) Pops 2.53% for June 29 - Equities.com
06/28/16 08:34 PMFirst Eagle Investment Management LLC Decreased Stake in Cintas Corp (NASDAQ:CTAS) by $39.65 Million as ... - Press Telegraph
06/28/16 08:34 PMCintas Corp (NASDAQ:CTAS) close to 52-week high, short interest ramping up - Street Report
06/28/16 08:34 PMS&P Affirms Ratings on Cintas Corp. (CTAS) Following Recent Review; Sees Solid FCF Generation - StreetInsider.com
06/28/16 02:34 PMCINTAS CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation -
06/28/16 08:20 AMResearch Report Initiated on Select Business Services’ Equities
06/28/16 08:20 AMCintas Becomes #21 Most Shorted S&P 500 Component, Replacing McCormick
06/28/16 07:30 AMCintas Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CTAS-US : June 28, 2016 -
06/27/16 03:14 PMGoogle wants to design the clothes that your doctor wears - [Business Insider] - Google wants to bring smart scrubs to the medical world. Project Jacquard, a unit...
06/25/16 07:20 AMMost important stocks of the day: Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) - Twin County News
06/24/16 11:00 AMUC names medical institute for former Cintas executive -
06/23/16 08:23 PMCintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) Earnings Glance and Target Price Review - Engelwood Daily
06/23/16 02:20 PMTop Gainers of the Day: Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) from Business Services - Twin County News
06/20/16 03:05 PMSouthwest Airlines finally lifts curtain on what employees will slip into next year -
06/20/16 01:16 PMETF’s with exposure to Cintas Corp. : June 20, 2016 -
06/20/16 09:44 AMCintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) Delights Investors With Dividend Of $1.05 - Stocks Daily
06/20/16 09:44 AMWill Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) Surprise Analysts? - Investor Newswire
06/16/16 10:53 AM11:53 am Cintas announces JV with Google on smart garment technology -
06/16/16 10:51 AMCintas and Google Collaborating on Smart Garment Technology - [Business Wire] - Cintas Corporation today announced a joint collaboration with Google’s Advanced Technology and Projects Group to explore advancing Project Jacquard into the enterprise space.
06/14/16 02:40 PMSouthwest Airlines employees preparing to slip into something (a lot) different -
06/10/16 03:31 PMCintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) – Top Stock from Services Sector - The Daily Leicester
06/10/16 03:31 PMCintas Corp (NASDAQ:CTAS) near 52-week high, short interest stable - Street Report
06/08/16 11:07 AMNew Broker Ratings For Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) - FTSE News
06/06/16 10:02 AMCintas Corp. :CTAS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : June 6, 2016 -
06/05/16 03:23 PMNext Weeks Broker Price Targets For Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) - Share Trading News
06/04/16 03:26 PMPerformance Review for Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) - HNN
06/03/16 03:36 PMCINTAS CORPORATION (NASDAQ:CTAS) Financial Condition Compared to S&P 500 - CML News
06/03/16 07:47 AMCintas Charts Are Uniform: All Point Higher -
05/30/16 01:56 PMAfter Last Week What Do Analysts Think Of Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) - Share Trading News - After Last Week What Do Analysts Think Of Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS)Share Trading News03/24/2014 – Cintas Corporation had its “neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at Robert W. Baird. They now have a USD 64 price target on the stock. The share price of Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) was up +1.21% during the last trading session ...and more »
05/29/16 12:39 PMPerformance at a Glance on Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) - HNN - Performance at a Glance on Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS)HNNWhen speculating how a given stock will perform in the future, it is important to look at how it has performed in the past. Today we will examine how Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS)'s stock has performed at various points in its past. Currently, the ...and more »
05/28/16 12:02 PMCintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) Short Interest Increased By 1.23% - HNN - Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) Short Interest Increased By 1.23%HNNThe stock of Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) registered an increase of 1.23% in short interest. CTAS's total short interest was 4.62 million shares in May as published by FINRA. Its up 1.23% from 4.56 million shares, reported previously. With 559,500 ...Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) Disburses $1.05 Per Share In DividendEnterprise LeaderCintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) Latest Broker CoverageRisers & FallersIs it Time to Cash in Profits on Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS)Franklin IndependentFinance Dailyall 6 news articles »
05/26/16 12:07 PMCintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) One-Year Price Target At $94.30 - Investor Newswire - Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) One-Year Price Target At $94.30Investor NewswireFirst Call has set a 52-week price target of $94.30 on Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) stock after completion of its survey. For the approaching quarter, EPS estimate is set at $1.06 and for underway fiscal at $4.03. This estimate for next year is $4 ...Insiders are Slowly Decreasing Positions in Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS)The Postall 3 news articles »
05/25/16 11:36 AMCintas Wins Five NAUMD Image of the Year Awards Including “Best of the Best” - [Business Wire] - Cintas Corporation today announced that it has received five Image of the Year Awards from the North American Association of Uniform Manufacturers & Distributors , including a “Best of the Best” award.
05/21/16 01:50 PMPerformance at a Glance on Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) - Wall Street Hints and News - Performance at a Glance on Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS)Wall Street Hints and NewsWhen speculating how a given stock will perform in the future, it is important to look at how it has performed in the past. Today we will examine how Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS)'s stock has performed at various points in its past. Currently, the ...and more »
05/21/16 01:50 PMChicago Equity Partners LLC Increased Cintas Corp (NASDAQ:CTAS) by $18.93 Million as Shares Rose - CCH Daily News - Chicago Equity Partners LLC Increased Cintas Corp (NASDAQ:CTAS) by $18.93 Million as Shares RoseCCH Daily NewsChicago Equity Partners Llc increased its stake in Cintas Corp (NASDAQ:CTAS) by 181.09% based on its latest 2016Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Chicago Equity Partners Llc bought 212,675 shares as the company's stock rose 1.72% with the market.
05/21/16 01:50 PMAlpha One Assigns Impact Score Of 94 To Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) - Investor Newswire - Alpha One Assigns Impact Score Of 94 To Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS)Investor NewswireAlpha One analyzed the various web articles published on Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS), and thereafter it gave company a daily sentiment score of 0. The entity designs algorithm based assessment to known stock sentiment on stock after considering ...and more »
05/17/16 07:46 AMCintas Senior Vice President of Business Strategy and Marketing, Dave Pollak Announces Retirement - [Business Wire] - Cintas Corporation announced today that Senior Vice President of Business Strategy and Marketing, Dave Pollak will retire on June 1, 2016.
05/16/16 09:00 AMCintas Wins Top Innovator Award from Apparel Magazine - [Business Wire] - Cintas Corporation today announced that is has won a Top Innovator Award from Apparel Magazine for its Regeneration™ Suiting and MCS® Adaptive technology collections.
05/14/16 10:37 AM3 Charts That Explain Cintas Stock - Cintas is easy to understand and is expanding in a new niche, but it isn't free of risk. Here are three charts that explain.
05/14/16 08:09 AMCintas Corporation (CTAS) Holdings Increased by Grantham, Mayo, Van Otterloo & Co. LLC - Finance Daily - Cintas Corporation (CTAS) Holdings Increased by Grantham, Mayo, Van Otterloo & Co. LLCFinance DailyGrantham, Mayo, Van Otterloo & Co. LLC bought 193,600 shares in quarter ending 03/31/2016 increasing its holdings in Cintas Corporation by 117.5%. Its stake was worth $32,179,000 an increase of $17,183,000 as of the end of the quarter. These firms ...and more »
05/10/16 10:28 AMThe Worst Mistake Cintas Corporation Investors Can Make Right Now - Don't get too excited by Cintas' solid run. It could end just as quickly as the economic tides turn.
05/10/16 08:30 AMCintas Corporation - Great Company, Overvalued Stock - Seeking Alpha - Cintas Corporation - Great Company, Overvalued StockSeeking AlphaOne company that I have found that meets these two traits is Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS). Cintas Corporation is a Cincinnati, Ohio-based company that operates in the business services industry. The company was founded in 1968 and has 32,000 ...
05/09/16 08:11 AMRead This Before You Buy Cintas Corporation Stock - Motley Fool - Motley FoolRead This Before You Buy Cintas Corporation StockMotley FoolCintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) is best known for handling the uniform needs of companies throughout the United States. Boring? Yes. A good business? Sure is! But you need to understand a few things about Cintas before you buy the stock.Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) Disbursed Dividend Of $1.05Investor Newswireall 2 news articles »
05/07/16 11:45 AMRead This Before You Buy Cintas Corporation Stock - Cintas is one of the largest uniform businesses around, but there are a few things you need to understand before buying in.
05/05/16 08:21 AMCintas Corporation (CTAS) Ownership Up in Latest Report from Frontier Capital Management Co LLC - Frontier Capital Management Co LLC bought 174,982 shares last quarter increasing its holdings in Cintas Corporation by 18.1%. Its position was valued at $102,658,000 an increase of 16.5% as of quarter end. The following firms have also recently changed ...
05/03/16 10:04 AMFederal OSHA Recognizes Cintas Location in Morgantown with Highest Safety Designation - [Business Wire] - Cintas Corporation today announced that its location in Morgantown, WV received Voluntary Protection Program Star certification from the Federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration .
05/03/16 09:37 AMFederal OSHA Recognizes Cintas Location in State College with Highest Safety Designation - [Business Wire] - Cintas Corporation today announced that its location in State College, PA received Voluntary Protection Program Star certification from the Federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration .
05/03/16 08:00 AMStudy Reveals that 93 Percent of U.S. Adults Would Avoid a Store with Facility Flaws - [Business Wire] - As online shopping continues to dominate brick-and-mortar retail sales, it’s more important than ever for retailers to make sure their stores are doing everything in their power to retain customers.1 A new survey commissioned by Cintas Corporation and conducted by Harris Poll identifies common issues that would keep shoppers away from retail establishments.
About Cintas

Cintas logoCintas Corporation provides products and services to businesses of all types. The Company is a provider of corporate identity uniforms through rental and sales programs, as well as a provider of related business services, including entrance mats, restroom cleaning services and supplies, carpet and tile cleaning services, and first aid, safety and fire protection products and services. The Company has three segments: Rental Uniforms and Ancillary Products, Uniform Direct Sales, and First Aid, Safety and Fire Protection Services. The Company's Rental Uniforms and Ancillary Products segment consists of the rental and servicing of uniforms and other garments, including flame resistant clothing, mats, mops and shop towels and other ancillary items. The Company's Uniform Direct Sales segment consists of the direct sale of uniforms and related items. The Company's First Aid, Safety and Fire Protection Services segment consists of first aid, safety and fire protection products and services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Services
  • Industry: Business Services
  • Sub-Industry: Diversified Support Services
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: CTAS
  • CUSIP: 17290810
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $98.13
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $93.93
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $89.21
  • P/E Ratio: 16.68
  • P/E Growth: 2.08
  • Market Cap: $10.54B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.03 EPS
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Cintas (NASDAQ:CTAS) Chart for Friday, July, 1, 2016


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