Rentokil Initial plc Company Profile (LON:RTO)

About Rentokil Initial plc

Rentokil Initial plc logoRentokil Initial plc is a commercial pest control company. The Company is engaged in the provision of route-based services, which protect people and enhance lives. The Company's segments include Europe, UK & Rest of World, Asia, North America, Pacific, and Central and regional. The Company's business categories include Pest Control, Hygiene, Workwear and Other. The Company offers a range of pest control services from rodents to flying and crawling insects, to other forms of wildlife management. Initial Hygiene is the Company's hygiene services business. Workwear provides workwear in Europe. The Company also provides a range of other specialist services, including plants, medical services, property care and specialist hygiene. The Company is engaged in the supply and maintenance of garments, such as workwear and personal protective equipment, throughout Europe. The Company also offers a specialist cleanroom service for the pharmaceutical and healthcare sectors.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: RTO
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $2.94
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $227.99
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $221.68
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 159.40 - GBX 239.90
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 32.53
  • P/E Growth: 1.44
  • Market Cap: $4.33B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,823,000,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Rentokil Initial plc (LON:RTO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 228.38

Analysts' Ratings History for Rentokil Initial plc (LON:RTO)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/23/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 242View Rating Details
2/13/2017Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 250 -> GBX 260View Rating Details
1/4/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 255 -> GBX 270View Rating Details
10/20/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 238 -> GBX 252View Rating Details
10/20/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetUnderweightGBX 155 -> GBX 168View Rating Details
10/13/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperformGBX 240 -> GBX 260View Rating Details
7/18/2016HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeHoldGBX 145 -> GBX 190View Rating Details
3/10/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingAddGBX 185View Rating Details
1/25/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
11/5/2015InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 182View Rating Details
8/3/2015Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuyGBX 170View Rating Details
5/19/2015Bank of America CorpReiterated RatingBuyGBX 150View Rating Details
3/19/2015Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingSellGBX 100View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Rentokil Initial plc (LON:RTO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/23/2017        
2/23/2017N/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Rentokil Initial plc (LON:RTO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $10.43 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Rentokil Initial plc (LON:RTO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/23/2017GBX 2.381.01%4/6/20174/6/20175/17/2017
7/28/2016GBX 0.990.46%8/11/20168/11/20169/14/2016
2/25/2016GBX 2.061.22%4/7/20164/7/20165/18/2016
7/30/2015GBX 0.870.6%8/13/20158/13/20159/16/2015
2/27/2015GBX 1.821.31%4/16/20154/16/20155/20/2015
8/1/2014GBX 0.770.66%8/13/20148/13/20149/16/2014
2/28/2014GBX 1.611.21%4/9/20144/9/20145/21/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Rentokil Initial plc (LON:RTO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/23/2016Jeremy TownsendInsiderSell24,921GBX 221£55,075.41
6/11/2015Jeremy TownsendInsiderSell71,331GBX 152.50£108,779.78
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Rentokil Initial plc (LON:RTO)
DateHeadline
News IconChecking the Levels on Shares of Rentokil Initial plc (LSE:RTO) - Benton Bulletin (LON:RTO)
bentonbulletin.com - February 23 at 8:13 AM
News IconWill Rentokil Initial plc's (LSE:RTO) Earnings Grow In Next 12 Months? - Simply Wall St (LON:RTO)
simplywall.st - February 23 at 8:13 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoTwo FTSE 250 stocks I’d buy before it’s too late (LON:RTO)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 8:13 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFull Year 2016 Rentokil Initial PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open (LON:RTO)
biz.yahoo.com - February 23 at 8:13 AM
News IconStock Update: Levels in Review for Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) - Providence Standard (LON:RTO)
providencestandard.com - February 15 at 1:28 AM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoRentokil Initial plc 10.9% Potential Upside Indicated by Deutsche Bank - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:RTO)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - February 13 at 8:42 AM
News IconTrading View on Shares of Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) - The Standard (LON:RTO)
6milestandard.com - February 10 at 11:20 PM
News IconTrading Insight: Taking a Look at Levels for Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) - Baldwin Journal (LON:RTO)
baldwinjournal.com - February 10 at 1:15 AM
News IconStock Focus: Checking Levels on Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) - Davidson Register (LON:RTO)
davidsonregister.com - February 8 at 4:45 AM
trustnet.com logoAcquisition of Allgood Pest Solutions (LON:RTO)
www.trustnet.com - February 7 at 11:44 PM
News IconFollowing the Indicators: Reviewing Levels on Shares of Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) - Rives Journal (LON:RTO)
rivesjournal.com - February 7 at 8:18 AM
News IconTraders are Following Technical Levels for Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) - Sherwood Daily (LON:RTO)
sherwooddaily.com - February 6 at 7:44 PM
News IconEquity Rundown: RSI and CCI Check on Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) - Springdale Times (LON:RTO)
springdaletimes.com - January 31 at 10:10 PM
News IconTrading Scope: Indicator Review for Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) - Springdale Times (LON:RTO)
springdaletimes.com - January 24 at 8:01 AM
News IconLooking at the Technicals for Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) - Springdale Times (LON:RTO)
springdaletimes.com - January 20 at 6:35 AM
News IconTechnical Action Update on Shares of Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) - Springdale Times (LON:RTO)
springdaletimes.com - January 18 at 1:00 AM
News IconRentokil Initial PLC (LON:RTO) Receives 'Outperform' Rating From Brokers At Credit Suisse - UK Market News (LON:RTO)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 5 at 5:55 AM
News IconTrading Watch: FCF and Piotroski Score Check for Rentokil Initial plc (LSE:RTO) - The Business Journal (LON:RTO)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 21 at 8:20 AM
News IconRentokil Initial plc's (RTO) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Deutsche Bank AG (LON:RTO)
www.xboxonezone.com - December 21 at 12:29 AM
News IconRating of The Day: Rentokil Initial PLC (LON:RTO) Investors: Deutsche Bank Maintains Buy Rating, Sees GBX 250.00 ... - Thorold News (LON:RTO)
www.whatsonthorold.com - December 20 at 2:25 PM
marketexclusive.com logoAnalyst Activity – Deutsche Bank AG Reiterates Buy on Rentokil Initial plc (LON:RTO) - Market Exclusive (LON:RTO)
marketexclusive.com - December 20 at 2:25 PM
capitalcube.com logoRentokil Initial Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : RTO-GB : December 19, 2016 (LON:RTO)
www.capitalcube.com - December 20 at 2:25 PM
capitalcube.com logoRentokil Initial Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:RTO) : December 20, 2016 (LON:RTO)
www.capitalcube.com - December 20 at 2:25 PM
News IconRentokil Initial plc (LSE:RTO): Is it now really a good time to buy? - Simply Wall St (LON:RTO)
simplywall.st - December 18 at 8:01 PM
News IconRentokil cleans up €520m in European joint venture deal (LON:RTO)
flapship.com - December 18 at 1:16 AM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoRentokil washes its hands of laundry and work-wear business (LON:RTO)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - December 16 at 10:09 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoTorotrak blown off-track - Proactive Investors UK (LON:RTO)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - December 16 at 10:09 PM
marketexclusive.com logoAnalyst Activity – Peel Hunt Reiterates Add on Rentokil Initial plc (LON:RTO) - Market Exclusive (LON:RTO)
marketexclusive.com - December 16 at 10:09 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoRat-catcher Rentokil cleans up with German joint venture partner (LON:RTO)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - December 16 at 10:08 PM
ft.com logo[$$] Rentokil exits European workwear with Haniel venture (LON:RTO)
www.ft.com - December 16 at 10:08 PM
ft.com logo[$$] Rentokil Initial: Exterminator II (LON:RTO)
www.ft.com - December 16 at 10:08 PM
rttnews.com logoRentokil Announcs JV With Haniel; To Transfer Rentokil Initial Businesses (LON:RTO)
www.rttnews.com - December 16 at 2:42 AM
nasdaq.com logoRentokil Announcs JV With Haniel; To Transfer Rentokil Initial Businesses - Nasdaq (LON:RTO)
www.nasdaq.com - December 16 at 2:42 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoRat-catcher Rentokil cleans up with German merger partner (LON:RTO)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - December 16 at 2:42 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoRentokil forms JV with Germany's Haniel for workwear, hygiene units (LON:RTO)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - December 16 at 2:42 AM
News IconStock Volatility Review for Rentokil Initial plc (LSE:RTO) - The Business Journal (LON:RTO)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 10 at 12:33 AM
News IconStock in Focus: Rentokil Initial plc (LSE:RTO) - The Business Journal (LON:RTO)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 8 at 8:43 AM
News IconWhat The Charts Are Saying About Rentokil Initial plc (LSE:RTO) - The Business Journal (LON:RTO)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 7 at 8:51 AM
News IconFree Cash Flow Score in Focus for Rentokil Initial plc (LSE:RTO) - The Business Journal (LON:RTO)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 7 at 12:17 AM
News IconInvestor Scope: Taking a Closer Look at Shares of Rentokil Initial plc (LSE:RTO) - The Business Journal (LON:RTO)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 5 at 7:28 PM
News IconEuromoney Institutional Investor PLC (ERM) Upgraded by Peel Hunt to Buy (LON:RTO)
myhealthbowl.com - December 4 at 9:04 AM
News IconInvestor Focus: Watching Shares of Rentokil Initial plc (LSE:RTO) - The Business Journal (LON:RTO)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 2 at 11:47 AM
News IconFollowing FCF Scores for Rentokil Initial plc (LSE:RTO) - The Business Journal (LON:RTO)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 25 at 12:25 PM
News IconInvestor Watch: Volatility Review for Rentokil Initial plc (LSE:RTO) - The Business Journal (LON:RTO)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 23 at 7:31 PM
News IconIndicators in Focus on Rentokil Initial plc (LSE:RTO) - The Business Journal (LON:RTO)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 22 at 11:52 AM
News IconChecking the Piotroski Score on Shares of Rentokil Initial plc (LSE:RTO) - The Business Journal (LON:RTO)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 18 at 6:52 PM
News IconToday's Rating Change: Rentokil Initial PLC (LON:RTO) Stock Rating Reconfirmed by Peel Hunt; The GBX 229.00 ... - Thorold News (LON:RTO)
www.whatsonthorold.com - November 18 at 6:52 PM
News IconInvestor Radar: Taking a Closer Look at Rentokil Initial plc (LSE:RTO) - The Business Journal (LON:RTO)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 16 at 7:34 PM
News IconVC Score In Focus for Rentokil Initial plc (LSE:RTO) - The Business Journal (LON:RTO)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 15 at 10:57 AM
trustnet.com logoRentokil Initial PLC (RTO) (LON:RTO)
www.trustnet.com - November 13 at 11:09 AM

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What is Rentokil Initial plc's stock symbol?

Rentokil Initial plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "RTO."

How often does Rentokil Initial plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Rentokil Initial plc?

Rentokil Initial plc announced a dividend on Thursday, February 23rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 6th will be given a dividend of GBX 2.38 per share on Wednesday, May 17th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.01%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 6th. This is an increase from Rentokil Initial plc's previous dividend of $0.99. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.

Where is Rentokil Initial plc's stock going? Where will Rentokil Initial plc's stock price be in 2017?

8 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Rentokil Initial plc's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 168 to GBX 270. On average, they expect Rentokil Initial plc's stock price to reach GBX 228.38 in the next twelve months.

When will Rentokil Initial plc announce their earnings?

Rentokil Initial plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February, 23rd 2017.

How do I buy Rentokil Initial plc stock?

Shares of Rentokil Initial plc and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

How much does a share of Rentokil Initial plc stock cost?

One share of Rentokil Initial plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 236.


Last Updated on 2/23/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff