LON:RTO - Rentokil Initial Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 389.80 +4.10 (+1.06 %)
(As of 05/21/2019 04:29 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 385.70
Today's RangeGBX 386.50 - GBX 390.20
52-Week RangeGBX 280 - GBX 393.80
Volume371,079 shs
Average Volume7.45 million shs
Market Capitalization£7.18 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.27%
BetaN/A
Rentokil Initial plc, through its subsidiaries, provides route-based services in North America, the United Kingdom, Europe, Asia, Pacific, and rest of world. It offers a range of pest control services from rodents to flying insects, as well as to other forms of wildlife management for commercial and residential customers. The company also provides hygiene services, including the provision and maintenance of products, such as air fresheners, sanitizers, feminine hygiene units, hand dryers, paper and linen towel dispensers, soap dispensers, and floor protection mats. In addition, it engages in the supply and laundering of workwear, uniforms, cleanroom uniforms, and protective equipment. Further, the company installs and services interior and exterior plant displays, flowers, replica foliage, Christmas decorations, and ambient scenting for commercial businesses; offers property care services consisting of damp proofing, property conservation, and woodworm and wood rot treatment; provides a range of specialized deep cleaning, and specialist industrial cleaning and disinfection services, including the professional and discreet disinfection of areas that have been exposed to bio-hazardous situations, such as crime and trauma scenes, prison cells, void properties, emergency vehicles, and healthcare establishments; and property insurance. Additionally, it offers a range of healthcare waste management services comprising the collection, disposal, and recycling of hazardous and offensive waste produced by businesses and organizations associated with the provision of healthcare; and color-coded sharps disposal bins to deal with various types of waste. Rentokil Initial plc was founded in 1903 and is headquartered in Camberley, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business Services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorServices
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-1276-607444

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£2.47 billion
Cash FlowGBX 7.25 per share
Book ValueGBX 45.30 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares1,841,129,984
Market Cap£7.18 billion
Next Earnings Date7/31/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

Rentokil Initial (LON:RTO) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Rentokil Initial's stock symbol?

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

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

Rentokil Initial declared a dividend on Thursday, February 28th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 11th will be given a dividend of GBX 3.16 per share on Wednesday, May 15th. This represents a yield of 0.96%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 11th. This is an increase from Rentokil Initial's previous dividend of $1.31. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Rentokil Initial's Dividend History.

When is Rentokil Initial's next earnings date?

Rentokil Initial is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 31st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Rentokil Initial.

What price target have analysts set for RTO?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Rentokil Initial's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 325 to GBX 440. On average, they anticipate Rentokil Initial's stock price to reach GBX 381.10 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.2%. View Analyst Price Targets for Rentokil Initial.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Rentokil Initial?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Rentokil Initial in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Rentokil Initial.

Has Rentokil Initial been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about RTO stock have trended somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Rentokil Initial earned a coverage optimism score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Rentokil Initial's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Rentokil Initial own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Rentokil Initial investors own include Lloyds Banking Group (LYG), Dart Group (DTG), Homeserve (HSV), Rollins (ROL), Cara Operations (CARA), Associated British Foods (ABF), Pets at Home Group (PETS), Whitbread (WTB), Centrica (CNA) and Royal Mail (RMG).

Who are Rentokil Initial's key executives?

Rentokil Initial's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Andrew M. Ransom, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Jeremy Townsend, CFO, Chief Information Officer & Exec. Director (Age 55)
  • Ms. Katharine Rycroft, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Daragh P. F. Fagan, Group Gen. Counsel & Company Sec. (Age 49)
  • Mr. Malcolm Padley, Director of Corp. Communications

How do I buy shares of Rentokil Initial?

Shares of RTO 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.

What is Rentokil Initial's stock price today?

One share of RTO stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 389.80.

How big of a company is Rentokil Initial?

Rentokil Initial has a market capitalization of £7.18 billion and generates £2.47 billion in revenue each year.

What is Rentokil Initial's official website?

The official website for Rentokil Initial is http://www.rentokil-initial.com.

How can I contact Rentokil Initial?

Rentokil Initial's mailing address is Riverbank Meadows Business Park, Blackwater, CAMBERLEY, GU17 9AB, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1276-607444.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Rentokil Initial (LON RTO)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  478 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  539 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,017
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Rentokil Initial and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe RTO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe RTO will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 5/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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